Christmas Songs (live, 1991-12-08: Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA)

~ Recording by American Boychoir, Kathleen Battle, The Christmas Concert Choir, Frederica von Stade, Wynton Marsalis Septet, Orchestra of St. Luke’s, André Previn

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
12.15Christmas Songs10:57Adolphe AdamFrederica von Stade: The Complete Columbia Recital AlbumsFrederica von StadeAlbum + Compilation
  • -2016-04
Sony Classical88875183412


recording engineer:Tom Lazarus
producer:Thomas Frost (classical music producer)
choir vocals:American Boychoir (on 1991-12-08)
The Christmas Concert Choir (on 1991-12-08)
mezzo-soprano vocals:Frederica von Stade (mezzo-soprano) (on 1991-12-08)
soprano vocals:Kathleen Battle (soprano) (on 1991-12-08)
orchestra:Wynton Marsalis Septet (on 1991-12-08)
Orchestra of St. Luke’s (on 1991-12-08)
conductor:André Previn (pianist, conductor, composer, arranger) (on 1991-12-08)
arranger:Alexander Courage
recorded at:Carnegie Hall: Main Hall in Midtown Manhattan, New York, United States (on 1991-12-08)
recording of:Cantique de Noël “Minuit chrétiens” (French original of “O Holy Night”) (on 1991-12-08: live)

Cantique de Noël “Minuit chrétiens” (French original of “O Holy Night”)

lyricist:Placide Cappeau
composer:Adolphe Adam (composer) (in 1847)
later translated versions:Hellige Natt (Norwegian version by Ole Paus)
O helga natt (Adams julsång)
O Holy Night
Ó Noite Santa
Oi jouluyö (finnish lyrics by Kyllikki Solanterä)
Oi jouluyö (Finnish lyrics by Martti Ojapuu)
Oi, jouluyö (finnish lyrics by Ester Snellman)
later versions:Wholly Night Swing
is based on:Minuit, chrétiens (Poem)
arrangements:Cantique de Noël (O Holy Night) (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement)
O helga natt (Cantique de Noël, O Holy Night) (Swedish version by Henrik and Ulf Larsson) (translated)