Christmas carols and Christmas songs for children with Margaret Howard and friends reading Christmas poems.
Discover what the ox and the ass really felt, and hear the sheepdog's report on what really happened to the shepherds and their flocks!
36 tracks - 53 min
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1. The time of snow - Bob Chilcott Southend Boys & Girls Choir directed by Roger Humphrey 2. Christmas Morn - Ruth Sawyer Felicity Souter 3. St Luke, Chapter 1 vv 26-33 The angel Gabriel was sent from God Margaret Howard 4. The Angel Gabriel - Traditional Basque carol Singscape directed by Sarah Tenant-Flowers 5. On the Morning of Christ's Nativity - John Milton Margaret Howard 6. Reindeer Report - U.A. Fanthorpe Martin Souter 7. Something told the wild geese Field and Back South Oxfordshire Youth Music & Drama Group directed by Lin Marsh 8. What the Donkey Saw - U.A. Fanthorpe Felicity Souter 9. The Sheep dog - U A Fanthorpe Martin Souter 10. St Luke Chapter 2 v 6 And so it was… Margaret Howard 11. While shepherds watched - Christopher Tye The Choir of Christ Church, Oxford directed by Stephen Darlington with Victoria Davies, harp 12. Mary's Song - Charles Causley Felicity Souter 13. St Matthew Chapter 2 vv 1-7 Now when Jesus was born… Margaret Howard 14. For Him all stars have shone - Bob Chilcott Southend Boys & Girls Choir and The Harlow Chorus directed by Sarah Tenant-Flowers 15. The Crib - Robert Finch Margaret Howard 16. Twinkle twinkle little star - Traditional Sara Stowe and Matthew Spring 17. The Lamb - William Blake Margaret Howard 18. A Cradle Song - William Blake Felicity Souter 19. Sleep holy babe - J B Dykes The Choir of Magdalen College, Oxford directed by Bill Ives 20. The Oxen - Thomas Hardy Margaret Howard 21. Hark the herald angels sing - Felix Mendelssohn Regina disc player 22. Eddi's Service - Rudyard Kipling Margaret Howard 23. Christmas Bells - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Felicity Souter 24. The Yule Log - Robert Herrick Martin Souter 25. The mistletoe bow - Polyphon Polyphon disc player 26. A Christmas Carol - Anonymous Margaret Howard 27. Wassailing Song - Traditional Felicity Souter 28. The North wind doth blow - Traditional Sara Stowe and Matthew Spring 29. Little Tree - e e cummings Felicity Souter 30. Sweet was the song (16th century) The Choir of Christ Church, Oxford directed by Stephen Darlington with Victoria Davies, harp 31. Christmas Day - Roy Fuller Felicity Souter 32. Christmas Thank Yous - Mick Gowar Felicity Souter 33. Tomorrow shall be my dancing day - John Gardiner The Harlow Chorus directed by Sarah Tenant-Flowers 34. BC - AD - U A Fanthorpe Martin Souter 35. Keeping Christmas - Eleanor Farjeon Felicity Souter 36. Ding dong merrily on high (16th century) The Harlow Chorus directed by Sarah Tenant-Flowers