Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Kun joulu on
Otto Kotilainen 2:34
2 Mökit nukkuu lumiset
Heino Kaski 3:55
3 Jouluyö, juhlayö
Franz Gruber 3:06
4 Heinillä härkien kaukalon
[traditional] 3:42
5 Jul, jul strålande jul
Gustav Nordqvist 3:49
6 Betlehems stjärna
Alice Tegnér 3:48
7 Marie Wiegenlied
Max Reger 2:20
8 Arkihuolesi kaikki heitä
Leevi Madetoja 1:54
9 Taas kaikki kauniit muistot
Sulho Ranta 2:30
10 Sylvian joululaulu
Karl Collan 2:52
11 Ja neitsyt pikku poijuttansa
Selim Palmgren 1:45
12 Te lapsoset, lapsoset kiiruhtakaa
Johann A. P. Schulz 3:47
13 Varpunen jouluaamuna
Otto Kotilainen 3:57
14 Kristuslapsen kehtolaulu
Erkki Melartin 3:54
15 Schlafendes Jesuskind
Hugo Wolf 3:09
16 Nun wandre Maria
Hugo Wolf 2:48
17 O Jesulein süss
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:59
18 Ave Maria
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:39

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Yrjö Hjelt (tracks 3–6, 9, 12, 14–18)
Ilkka Kuusisto (tracks 1–2, 8, 10–11, 13)
choir vocals:
Nuorisokuoro Sympaatti (1995-08) (tracks 3–4, 6, 12)
chorus master:
Pekka Nikula (chorus master) (1995-08) (tracks 3–4, 6, 12)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 17–18)
Karl Collan (track 10)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (track 18)
Heino Kaski (track 2)
Otto Kotilainen (tracks 1, 13)
Leevi Madetoja (track 8)
Erkki Melartin (track 14)
Gustaf Nordqvist (track 5)
Sulho Ranta (track 9)
Alice Tegnér (track 6)
Hugo Wolf (tracks 15–16)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 3)
Selim Palmgren (1912) (track 11)
Max Reger (1912) (track 7)
conductor:
Markus Lehtinen (conductor, pianist) (1995-08) (tracks 1–18)
engineer:
Viive Mäemets (tracks 1–18)
executive producer:
Reijo Kiilunen (tracks 1–18)
lyricist:
Martin Boelitz (track 7)
Edvard Evers (track 5)
Paul Johann Ludwig von Heyse (German writer) (track 16)
Viljo Kojo (track 9)
Aune Krohn (track 14)
Eino Leino (track 2)
Eduard Mörike (German Romantic poet, † 1875) (track 15)
Alpo Noponen (track 1)
Severi Nuormaa (track 11)
Viktor Rydberg (track 6)
Kyllikki Solanterä (track 12)
Zacharias Topelius (track 10)
Alpo Noponen (1916) (track 8)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Monica Groop (Finnish opera singer, mezzosopran) (1995-08) (tracks 1–18)
orchestra:
Tampereen kaupunginorkesteri (aka Tampereen kaupunginorkesteri 1947-2002) (1995-08) (tracks 1–18)
producer:
Seppo Siirala (tracks 1–18)
translator:
Konrad Alexis Waaranen (Konrad Alexis Hougberg) (1874) (track 13)
Martti Korpilahti (1918) (track 10)
Martti Korpilahti (1926) (track 4)
publisher:
Fennica Gehrman (tracks 2, 11)
recorded at:
Tampere Hall in Tampere, Pirkanmaa, Finland (1995-08) (tracks 1–18)
part of:
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 493) (track 17)
arrangement of:
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 18)
Joululaulu, op. 34 no. 1 (for voice and piano) (track 11)
Sylvian joululaulu (track 10)
arrangements:
Geistliches Lied, BWV 493 "O Jesulein süß" (catch all for arrangements) (track 17)
Heinillä härkien kaukalon (arr. Jussi Chydenius) (track 4)
is based on:
later translated versions:
Betlehemin tähti (track 6)
Marian kehtolaulu (track 7)
O Little One Sweet (track 17)
later versions:
Jouluyö (arr. Ilmo Riihimäki) (track 3)
part of:
recording of:
Arkihuolesi kaikki heitä (for voice and orchestra, arr. Kuusisto) (1995-08) (track 8)
Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work) (1995-08) (track 18)
Betlehems stjärna (1995-08) (track 6)
Heinillä härkien kaukalon (1995-08) (track 4)
Joululaulu, op. 34 no. 1 (catch-all for arrangements) (1995-08) (track 11)
Jouluyö, juhlayö (1995-08) (track 3)
Jul, jul, strålande jul (1995-08) (track 5)
Kristuslapsen kehtolaulu (1995-08) (track 14)
Kun joulu on (1995-08) (track 1)
Mökit nukkuu lumiset (1995-08) (track 2)
Mörike-Lieder, No. 25: Schlafendes Jesuskind "Sohn der Jungfrau" (catch-all for arrangements) (1995-08) (track 15)
Spanisches Liederbuch: Geistliche Lieder: No. 3. Nun wandre, Maria (catch-all for arrangements) (1995-08) (track 16)
Sylvian joululaulu (for voice and orchestra, arr. Kuusisto) (1995-08) (track 10)
Taas kaikki kauniit muistot (1995-08) (track 9)
Te lapsoset, lapsoset kiiruhtakaa (1995-08) (track 12)
Varpunen jouluaamuna (for voice and orchestra, arr. Kuusisto) (1995-08) (track 13)
translated version of:
Entre le bœuf et l'âne gris (French Christmas carol) (track 4)