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Christmas Adagios

Leontyne Price (soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (tenor), Rosemary Joshua (soprano), Ian Bostridge (tenor), Mark Tinkler (treble), Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano), Marilyn Horne (mezzo-soprano), Renata Tebaldi (soprano), Simon Preston (organ), Agnes Giebel (soprano), Eduardo Fernández (guitar), Julian Podger...

2 CDs

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Contents

Adam: O Holy Night

4:28
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  • Leontyne Price (soprano), Johann Totzauer (work arranger)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Herbert von Karajan
  • Recorded: 1961-06
  • Recording Venue: Sofiensaal, Vienna

Schubert: Ave Maria, D839

4:49
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  • Luciano Pavarotti (tenor), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • National Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Kurt Herbert Adler
  • Recorded: 1976-01-29
  • Recording Venue: All Saints' Church, Petersham, Surrey

Darke: In the Bleak Midwinter

4:28
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  • Rosemary Joshua (soprano), Ian Bostridge (tenor)
  • Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus, Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Recorded: 1994-01
  • Recording Venue: St. John's, Smith Square

anon.: Coventry Carol

2:17
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  • Martin Edward Fallas Shaw (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1962-08
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Kirkpatrick: Away in a Manger

2:30
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  • Mark Tinkler (treble), 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

anon.: Gabriel's Message

2:59
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  • Sir David Willcocks (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

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

2:22
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  • Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus, Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Recorded: 1994-01
  • Recording Venue: St. John's, Smith Square

No.10 Sinfonia

2:22
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Berlioz: L'Enfance du Christ, Op.25 / Partie 2: La fuite en Egypte

4:18
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  • Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus, Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Recorded: 1994-01
  • Recording Venue: St. John's, Smith Square

Il s'en va loin de la terre

4:18
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Franck, C: Panis Angelicus

3:37
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  • Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano), Alan Boustead (work arranger)
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Barry Rose
  • Recorded: 1984-06
  • Recording Venue: All Saints' Church, Tooting, London

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

4:13
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  • Marilyn Horne (mezzo-soprano)
  • Vienna Cantata Orchestra
  • Henry Lewis
  • Recorded: 1967-10
  • Recording Venue: Sofiensaal, Vienna

Schlafe mein liebster (excerpt)

4:13
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Brahms: Wiegenlied, Op. 49 No. 4 (Lullaby)

2:13
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  • Renata Tebaldi (soprano), Douglas Gamley (work arranger)
  • New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Anton Guadagno
  • Recorded: 1971-04-08
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Bach, J S: Musicalisches Gesangbuch von G. C. Schemelli

2:57
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  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1959-07
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

O Jesu So Meek, BWV 493

2:57
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anon.: While Shepherd's Watched

2:47
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  • 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

 Excerpt, Bach, J S: Cantata BWV151 'Süßer Trost, mein Jesus kömmt'

3:54
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  • Agnes Giebel (soprano)
  • Deutsche Bachsolisten
  • Helmut Winschermann
  • Recorded: 1968-06

1. Süßer Trost, mein Jesus kommt (excerpt)

3:54
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 Excerpt, Vivaldi: Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93

5:08
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  • Eduardo Fernández (guitar), Gian Francesco Malipiero (work arranger)
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • George Malcolm
  • Recorded: 1986-12-10
  • Recording Venue: Henry Wood Hall, London

2. Largo (Arr. for Guitar)

5:08
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Palestrina: Alma Redemptoris Mater - Ed. J. Dixon

3:58
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  • Julian Podger (tenor)
  • Monteverdi Choir
  • Sir John Eliot Gardiner
  • Recorded: 1998-05
  • Recording Venue: Church Of St. Peter & St. Paul, Salle, Norfolk

Gabrieli, G: O magnum mysterium - Trans. Denis Arnold (1926 / 86) / Ed.for perf.J.E.Gardiner (1943-)

3:52
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  • John Angelo Messana (alto)
  • Monteverdi Choir
  • Sir John Eliot Gardiner
  • Recorded: 1972-07
  • Recording Venue: --, --

Chesnokov: Zastupnitse userdnaya, Op. 43 No. 6

4:19
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  • St.Petersburg Chamber Choir
  • Nikolai Korniev
  • Recorded: 1996-04

Evghenie Humulescu: Iubi-te-voi Doamne

2:35
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  • Angela Gheorghiu (soprano)
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra, Romanian National Choir "Madrigal-Marin Constantin"
  • Ion Marin
  • Recorded: 2000-09
  • Recording Venue: All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London

Gauntlett: Once in Royal David's city

4:25
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  • 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

anon.: O Tannenbaum

1:33
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  • Uwe Christian Harrer (work arranger)
  • Wiener Sängerknaben
  • Uwe Christian Harrer
  • Recorded: 1990-03
  • Recording Venue: Hofburgkapelle, Vienna

anon.: O Little Town of Bethlehem

3:04
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  • Sir Andrew Davis (organ), Ralph Vaughan Williams (work arranger), Thomas Armstrong (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1964-12
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Gruber, F: Silent Night

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

Cowper: Gloria in excelsis Deo

2:07
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  • Katherine Fuge (soprano), Julian Podger (tenor), Eleazer de Carvalo (alto), Nicola Jenkin (soprano)
  • Monteverdi Choir
  • Sir John Eliot Gardiner
  • Recorded: 1998-05
  • Recording Venue: Church Of St. Peter & St. Paul, Salle, Norfolk

 Excerpt, Vivaldi: The Four Seasons: Winter, RV297

2:19
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  • Alan Loveday (violin)
  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Recorded: 1969-09
  • Recording Venue: St. John's, Smith Square

2. Largo (excerpt)

2:19
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anon.: The first Nowell

4:47
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  • Sir David Willcocks (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1961
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

anon.: In dulci jubilo

3:18
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  • Robert Lucas de Pearsall (work arranger)
  • Bach Choir
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1980-01-13
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Cornelius: The Three Kings

2:32
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  • Gerald Finley (baritone), Sir Ivor Atkins (work arranger)
  • Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus, Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Recorded: 1994-01
  • Recording Venue: St. John's, Smith Square

anon.: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen

3:56
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  • Monteverdi Choir
  • Sir John Eliot Gardiner
  • Recorded: 1998-05
  • Recording Venue: Church Of St. Peter & St. Paul, Salle, Norfolk

anon.: Still, still, still

3:01
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  • Ian Bostridge (tenor), Philip Ledger (work arranger)
  • Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus, Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Recorded: 1994-01
  • Recording Venue: St. John's, Smith Square

Tchaikovsky: Legend, Op. 54, No. 5

2:18
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  • Choir of Clare College Cambridge
  • John Rutter
  • Recorded: 1979-06
  • Recording Venue: The Lady Chapel Of Ely Cathedral

 Excerpt, Corelli: Concerto grosso Op. 6 No. 8 in G minor 'fatto per la notte di Natale'

2:28
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  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Recorded: 1973-09-14
  • Recording Venue: St. John's Smith Square, London

5. Pastorale (Largo)

2:28
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Tavener: The Lamb

2:54
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  • Monteverdi Choir
  • Sir John Eliot Gardiner
  • Recorded: 1998-05
  • Recording Venue: Church Of St. Peter & St. Paul, Salle, Norfolk

Britten: A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28

1:30
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  • Anthony Way (treble), John Scott (director), Lucy Wakeford (harp)
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Recorded: 1996-07
  • Recording Venue: Temple Church, London

Balulalow

1:30
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Gounod: Ave Maria

2:37
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  • Leontyne Price (soprano), Carlo Sabatini (work arranger)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Herbert von Karajan
  • Recorded: 1961-06
  • Recording Venue: Sofiensaal, Vienna

Melichar: Mille cherubini in coro (after Schubert)

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

 Excerpt, Mozart: Vesperae solennes de confessore in C, K339

5:11
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  • Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano), John Constable (organ)
  • London Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Recorded: 1971-04-06
  • Recording Venue: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London

5. Laudate Dominum omnes gentes

5:11
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anon.: The Infant King

3:22
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  • Edgar Pettman (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1962
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Warlock: Lullaby my Jesus

3:09
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  • Andrew Carter (work arranger)
  • Winchester Cathedral Choir
  • David Hill
  • Recorded: 1994-01-13
  • Recording Venue: Winchester Cathedral

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

Offenbach: Les Contes d'Hoffmann / Act 3

3:59
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  • Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
  • Richard Bonynge
  • Recorded: 1972-06
  • Recording Venue: Victoria Hall, Geneva

Intermède-Entr'acte (Barcarolle)

3:59
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Goss, J: See amid the winter's snow

3:53
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  • Sir David Willcocks (work arranger)
  • Choir of King's College Cambridge
  • Sir David Willcocks
  • Recorded: 1962-08
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Vaughan Williams: The blessed Son of God

2:36
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  • Winchester Cathedral Choir
  • David Hill
  • Recorded: 1994-01-13
  • Recording Venue: Winchester Cathedral

Willis, R S: It came upon the midnight clear (Carol)

1:48
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  • Leontyne Price (soprano), Friedrich Meyer (work arranger)
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Herbert von Karajan
  • Recorded: 1961-06
  • Recording Venue: Sofiensaal, Vienna

Berlin, I: White Christmas

3:50
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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
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