Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht
John Francis Wade; RIAS Kammerchor & Uwe Gronostay ?:??
2 Heute ist Christus geboren
Heinrich Schütz; Concerto Vocale & René Jacobs ?:??
3 Pastorsale de Noël: Scene 2
Marc‐Antoine Charpentier; Agnès Mellon, soprano / Les Arts Florissants & William Christie ?:??
4 Concerto “fatto per la notte di Natale”
Arcangelo Corelli; Ensemble 415, Chiara Banchini & Jesper Bøje Christensen ?:??
5 L’Enfance du Christ: Adieu des Bergers
Hector Berlioz; La Chapelle Royale, Collegium Vocale Gent, Orchestre des Champs‐Élysées dir. Philippe Herreweghe ?:??
6 The Reel of Tullochgorum
Trad. Scottish; Andrew Lawrence‐King, harpe ?:??
7 Grene growth the holy
King Henry VIII of England; Anonymous 4 ?:??
8 Joy to the World!
Trad. American; Theatre of Voices & Paul Hillier ?:??
9 In the Bleak Mid Winter
Trad. American; Theatre of Voices & Paul Hillier ?:??
10 A New Year’s Gift (Greensleeves)
Trad. English; Theatre of Voices & Paul Hillier ?:??
11 Noël provençal à l’orgue
Louis-Claude Daquin; René Saorgin, orgue de la Sainte Chapelle du Château Ducal de Chambéry ?:??
12 Messe du Hour de Noël: Kyrie
Ensemble Organum & Marcel Pérès ?:??
13 Magnificat BWV 243a
Johann Sebastian Bach; Collegium Vocale Gent & Philippe Herreweghe ?:??
14 Cantate de Noël / Christmas Cantata, BWV 122: Chorale: Das neugeborne Kindelein
Johann Sebastian Bach; Collegium Vocale Gent & Philippe Herreweghe ?:??
15 Cantate de Noël / Christmas Cantata, BWV 122: Aria (bass): O Menschen, die ihr täglich sündigt
Johann Sebastian Bach; Collegium Vocale Gent & Philippe Herreweghe ?:??
16 Cantate de Noël / Christmas Cantata, BWV 122: Recitative (soprano): Die Engel, welche sich zuvor
Johann Sebastian Bach; Collegium Vocale Gent & Philippe Herreweghe ?:??
17 Cantate de Noël / Christmas Cantata, BWV 122: Aria (soprano, alto, tenor): Ist Gott versöhnt und unser Freund
Johann Sebastian Bach; Collegium Vocale Gent & Philippe Herreweghe ?:??
18 Cantate de Noël / Christmas Cantata, BWV 122: Recitative (bass): Dies ist ein Tag, den selbst der Herr gemacht
Johann Sebastian Bach; Collegium Vocale Gent & Philippe Herreweghe ?:??
19 Cantate de Noël / Christmas Cantata, BWV 122: Chorale: Es bringt das rechte Jubeljahr
Johann Sebastian Bach; Collegium Vocale Gent & Philippe Herreweghe ?:??
20 Herbei, o Ihr Gläubigen
Franz Gruber; RIAS Kammerchor & Uwe Gronostay ?:??
21 Noël
Louis-Claude Daquin; Yves Roure, carillon du Château Ducal de Chambéry ?:??

Credits

CD 1

alto vocals:
Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano) (track 17)
bass vocals:
Peter Kooij (tracks 15, 18)
choir vocals:
Collegium Vocale Gent (tracks 14, 17, 19)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1724) (tracks 14–19)
conductor:
Philippe Herreweghe (Belgian conductor) (tracks 14–19)
lyricist:
Cyriacus Schneegaß (track 19)
orchestra:
Collegium Vocale Gent (tracks 14–19)
soprano vocals:
Vasiljka Jezovšek (tracks 16–17)
tenor vocals:
Mark Padmore (British tenor) (track 17)
premiered at:
St. Thomas Church in Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1724-12-31) (tracks 14–19)
part of:
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 57) (track 19)
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