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Simply Christmas

The collection combines favourite carols such as Adeste fideles, Ding dong! Merrily on high, Deck the hall, Hark the herald angels sing together with traditional classics including Bach's Ave Maria and Franck's Panis angelicus.

Luciano Pavarotti, Placido Domingo, Joan Sutherland, Kiri Te Kanawa, Renata Tebaldi & The Choir of King's College Cambridge

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Contents

Wade, J F: O come, all ye faithful

3:33
$1.10
$1.40
  • Luciano Pavarotti (tenor), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • National Philharmonic Orchestra, London Voices
  • Kurt Herbert Adler
  • Recorded: 1976-01-29
  • Recording Venue: All Saints' Church, Petersham, Surrey

Gruber, F: Silent Night

2:38
$1.10
$1.40
  • Donald Cashmore (work arranger)
  • Bach Choir
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1980-01-13
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Schubert: Ave Maria, D839

5:25
$1.10
$1.40
  • Leontyne Price (soprano), Carlo Sabatini (work arranger)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Herbert von Karajan
  • Recorded: 1961-06
  • Recording Venue: Sofiensaal, Vienna

Gauntlett: Once in Royal David's city

4:27
$1.10
$1.40
  • Robin Barter (treble), David Briggs (organ), Stephen Cleobury (work arranger), Arthur Henry Mann (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Stephen Cleobury
  • Recorded: 1984-03
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Anonymous, Thoinot Arbeau: Ding Dong! Merrily On High

2:02
$1.10
$1.40
  • David Briggs (organ)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Stephen Cleobury
  • Recorded: 1984-03
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Handel: Joy To The World

1:53
$1.10
$1.40
  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Richard Bonynge
  • Recorded: 1965-05
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

anon.: Good King Wenceslas

3:10
$1.10
$1.40
  • Simon Keenlyside (treble), Stephen Cleobury (organ), Richard Suart (bass (vocal)), George Ratcliffe Woodward (work arranger)
  • Choir of St John's College Cambridge
  • George Guest
  • Recorded: 1973-07-31
  • Recording Venue: St. John's College, Cambridge

Brahms: Wiegenlied, Op. 49 No. 4 (Lullaby)

2:12
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$1.40
  • Renata Tebaldi (soprano), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Anton Guadagno
  • Recorded: 1971-04-08
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

trad.: In Dulci Jubilo

3:35
$1.10
$1.40
  • Simon Preston (organ), Robert Lucas de Pearsall (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1958-12
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Bach, J S: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Two - For the second Day of Christmas

6:40
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$1.40
  • Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
  • Karl Münchinger
  • Recorded: 1966-09
  • Recording Venue: Church of Schloss Ludwigsburg, Stuttgart

No.10 Sinfonia

6:40
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$1.40

Handel: Messiah, HWV 56 / Pt. 1

4:22
$1.10
$1.40
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Chorus
  • Sir Georg Solti
  • Recorded: 1984-10-09
  • Recording Venue: Orchestra Hall, Chicago

"For unto us a Child is born"

4:22
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Gounod: Ave Maria

2:46
$1.10
$1.40
  • Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano), Chris Hazell (work arranger)
  • Utah Symphony
  • Julius Rudel
  • Recorded: 1989-02
  • Recording Venue: The Mormon Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Utah

Berlioz: L'Enfance du Christ, Op.25 / Partie 2: La fuite en Egypte

5:00
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  • The St. Anthony Singers, Goldsbrough Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Recorded: 1960-10-10
  • Recording Venue: Battersea Town Hall, London

Il s'en va loin de la terre

5:00
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Melichar: Mille cherubini in coro (after Schubert)

4:03
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$1.40
  • Luciano Pavarotti (tenor), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • National Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Kurt Herbert Adler
  • Recorded: 1976-01-29
  • Recording Venue: All Saints' Church, Petersham, Surrey

Goss, J: See amid the winter's snow

3:52
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$1.40
  • Sir David Willcocks (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1962
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

anon.: What child is this (Greensleeves)

4:04
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  • Anthony Way (treble), Tom Finucane (lute), Richard Lloyd (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1996-07
  • Recording Venue: Temple Church, London

anon.: The first Nowell

4:58
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$1.40
  • David Briggs (organ), Sir David Willcocks (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Stephen Cleobury
  • Recorded: 1984-03
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

anon.: O Tannenbaum

1:53
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  • Leontyne Price (soprano), Friedrich Meyer (work arranger)
  • Wiener Grosstadtkinderchor, Singverein Der Gesellschaft Der Musikfreunde
  • Herbert von Karajan
  • Recorded: 1961-06
  • Recording Venue: Sofiensaal, Vienna

anon.: While Shepherds Watched

3:08
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  • Simon Preston (organ), Sir David Willcocks (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1958-12
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Kirkpatrick: Away in a Manger

2:47
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$1.40
  • Anthony Way (treble), John Scott (director), Sir David Willcocks (work arranger)
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Recorded: 1996-07
  • Recording Venue: Temple Church, London

Mendelssohn: Hark! the herald angels sing

3:06
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$1.40
  • John Scott (organ), David Corkhill (percussion), Sir David Willcocks (work arranger)
  • Bach Choir, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1980-01-13
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

anon.: Deck The Hall With Boughs Of Holly

1:18
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Richard Bonynge
  • Recorded: 1965-05
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

trad.: The Holly and the Ivy

2:43
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  • David Briggs (organ), John Lambert (treble), Roy Robertson (treble), Christopher Hughes (treble), Simon Haynes (treble), Walford Davies (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Stephen Cleobury
  • Recorded: 1984-03
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Franck, C: Panis Angelicus, Op.12 / V

4:02
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$1.40
  • Luciano Pavarotti (tenor), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • National Philharmonic Orchestra, Wandsworth School Boys’ Choir
  • Kurt Herbert Adler
  • Recorded: 1976-01-29
  • Recording Venue: All Saints' Church, Petersham, Surrey

Darke: In the Bleak Midwinter

5:05
$1.10
$1.40
  • Anthony Way (treble), John Scott (director)
  • English Chamber Orchestra, St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Recorded: 1996-07
  • Recording Venue: Temple Church, London

anon.: God rest ye merry, gentlemen

2:57
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  • John Scott (organ), David Corkhill (percussion), Sir David Willcocks (work arranger)
  • Bach Choir, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1980-01-13
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

 Excerpt, Mozart: German Dances (3), K605

2:52
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  • Willi Boskovsky (director)
  • Wiener Mozart Ensemble
  • Recorded: 1966-04
  • Recording Venue: Sofiensaal, Vienna

No.3 in C, Trio "Die Schlittenfahrt"

2:52
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$1.40

trad.: The Twelve Days Of Christmas

3:10
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • New Philharmonia Orchestra, Ambrosian Singers
  • Richard Bonynge
  • Recorded: 1965-05
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

trad.: Shepherds in the field abiding

3:03
$1.10
$1.40
  • Charles Wood (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1962-08
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

anon.: Tu scendi dalle stelle

2:41
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$1.40
  • Renata Tebaldi (soprano), James McGillivray (musette), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Anton Guadagno
  • Recorded: 1971-04-08
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

anon.: I Saw Three Ships

1:47
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  • Mark Tinkler (treble), Stephen Cleobury (organ), William Kendall (tenor), Sir David Willcocks (work arranger)
  • Choir of St John's College Cambridge
  • George Guest
  • Recorded: 1973-07-31
  • Recording Venue: St. John's College, Cambridge

Adam: O Holy Night

4:27
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$1.40
  • Leontyne Price (soprano), Johann Totzauer (work arranger)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Herbert von Karajan
  • Recorded: 1961-06
  • Recording Venue: Sofiensaal, Vienna

anon.: O Little Town of Bethlehem

3:19
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$1.40
  • David Briggs (organ), Ralph Vaughan Williams (work arranger), Thomas Armstrong (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Stephen Cleobury
  • Recorded: 1984-03
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Yon: Gesu bambino

4:28
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$1.40
  • Luciano Pavarotti (tenor), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • National Philharmonic Orchestra, Wandsworth School Boys’ Choir
  • Kurt Herbert Adler
  • Recorded: 1976-01-29
  • Recording Venue: All Saints' Church, Petersham, Surrey

anon.: Rocking Carol: Little Jesu Sweetly Sleep

1:42
$1.10
$1.40
  • Sir David Willcocks (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1959
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Reger: Mariä Wiegenlied, Op. 76 No. 52

2:02
$1.10
$1.40
  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Richard Bonynge
  • Recorded: 1965-05
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

trad.: Child in a manger

2:14
$1.10
$1.40
  • John Rutter (work arranger)
  • Orchestra of Clare College, Cambridge, Choir of Clare College Cambridge
  • John Rutter
  • Recorded: 1979-06
  • Recording Venue: The Lady Chapel Of Ely Cathedral

Lloyd Webber, A: Requiem

2:59
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  • Plácido Domingo (tenor)
  • English Chamber Orchestra, Winchester Cathedral Choir
  • Lorin Maazel
  • Recorded: 1984-12
  • Recording Venue: Abbey Road Studios, London

Hosanna

2:59
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$1.40

Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op.71, TH.14 / Act 1

10:32
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$1.40
  • National Philharmonic Orchestra, Finchley Children’s Music Group
  • Richard Bonynge
  • Recorded: 1974-04
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

A Pine Forest in Winter - Waltz of the Snowflakes

10:32
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$1.40

Berlin, I: White Christmas

3:51
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  • Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano), David Cullen (work arranger)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra, London Voices
  • Carl Davis
  • Recorded: 1985-03
  • Recording Venue: CTS Studios, Wembley, London

Waldteufel: Les Patineurs - Valse, Op. 183

6:08
$1.10
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  • National Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Douglas Gamley
  • Recorded: 1974-04-30
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Hairston, Jester: Mary's Boy Child

3:55
$1.10
$1.40
  • Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano), David Cullen (work arranger)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra, London Voices
  • Carl Davis
  • Recorded: 1985-03
  • Recording Venue: CTS Studios, Wembley, London
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