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Title The Christmas story [sound recording].

Imprint Burbank, Calif. : Harmonia Mundi, p2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Music CDs    R COLL CS H65CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital, SACD ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Super audio compact disc (hybrid); multi-channel and stereo sound; playable on CD and SACD players.
Principally unaccompanied choruses; the 4th, 7th, and 10th works with continuo, the 14th with Baroque guitar; the 22nd work originally for voice and piano.
Program notes by Paul Hillier and biographical notes on the performers, in English with French and German translations, and texts with English, French, and German translations (67 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Advent. Rorate coeli desuper : plainchant (2:31) ; Veni veni Emanuel / arranged Paul Hillier (3:19) ; Es ist ein Ros entsprungen / arranged Paul Hillier (3:26) (Ars Nova Copenhagen) ; Dum deambularet Dominus in Paradisum / Biasio Tomasi (Theatre of Voices) (4:54) ; Adam lay y-bounden / Howard Skempton (1:36) ; In dulci lubilo / arranged R.L. Pearsall (3:21) (Ars Nova Copenhagen) -- Annunciation. Missus est Gabriel / Alessandro Grandi (Theatre of Voices) (7:27) -- Nativity. Puer natus est : plainchant (3:03) ; O magnum mysterium / William Byrd (3:06) (Ars Nova Copenhagen) ; Voi ch'ai notturni rai / Giovanni Francesco Anerio (Theatre of Voices) (6:10) ; Dormi, dormi, o bel bambin / arranged Paul Hillier (2:01) ; Liebe Hirten / arranged Paul Hillier (1:36) ; Andachtsjodler / arranged Paul Hillier (2:26) (Ars Nova Copenhagen) -- Epiphany. We three kings / J.H. Hopkins (Theatre of Voices) (3:55) ; Videntes stellam : plainchant (:33) ; Personent hodie / arranged Paul Hillier (1:51) (Ars Nova Copenhagen) -- The holy innocents. Herodes iratus : plainchant (:37) ; Vox in rama : plainchant (1:11) (Ars Nova Copenhagen) -- Epilogue. Uebers Gebirg (2:47) ; Maria wallt zum Heiligtum / Johann Eccard (3:12) ; The holly and the ivy / arranged Paul Hillier (2:47) ; Barn Jesus i en krybbe lå / Niels Gade (1:56) ; We wish you a merry Christmas / arranged Paul Hillier (1:34) (Ars Nova Copenhagen).
Performer Theatre of Voices ; Ars Nova Copenhagen ; Paul Hillier, director.
Event Recorded Jan. 2011, Garnisons Kirk, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Language Sung in Latin, German, English, Italian, and Danish.
Subject Christmas music.
Gregorian chants.
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices)
Added Author Hillier, Paul. Conductor.
Tomasi, Biasio, ca. 1585-1640. Sacri fiori, libro 1. Dum deambularet Dominus in Paradisum.
Skempton, Howard, 1947- Adam lay y-bounden.
Grandi, Alessandro, -1630. Motets, book 1. Missus est.
Byrd, William, 1539 or 1540-1623. Gradualia, liber 2. O magnum misterium.
Anerio, Giovanni Francesco, d. 1630. Voi ch'ai notturni rai.
Hopkins, John H. (John Henry), 1820-1891. We three kings of Orient are.
Eccard, Johann, 1553-1611. Übers Gebirg Maria geht.
Eccard, Johann, 1553-1611. Preussische Festlieder, 1. T. Maria kompt zur Reinigung.
Gade, Niels W. (Niels Wilhelm), 1817-1890. Børnenes Jul. Barn Jesus i en krybbe lå; arr.
Theatre of Voices. Performer.
Ars Nova (Vocal group) Performer.
Standard No. 00093046756567 gtin-14
Music No. HMU 807565 Harmonia Mundi

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