Christmas Carols from Westminster Abbey (CD)

Griffin
$17.99
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SKU:
CGCD4005
Artist:
Westminster Abbey Choir, Martin Neary, Martin Baker

Westminster Abbey Choir is World-famous, as is the Director Martin Neary, since he organised the music for the funeral of Princess Diana. 21 All-time favourite Carols are here sung in modern digital recordings.

“Christmas discs don’t come more traditional than this.” -Robert Cockroft, Yorkshire Post

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Tracklisting:

  1. Hark! The Herald Angels sing - Felix Mendelssohn, desc. David Willcocks
  2. Once in Royal David’s City - H J Gauntlet, harm. A H Mann, desc. David Willcocks
  3. Ding dong! Merrily on high - harm. Charles Wood
  4. The Coventry Carol - trad.
  5. Away in a manger - W J Kirkpatrick; harm. Martin Neary
  6. O Little town of Bethlehem - arr. Vaughan Williams, desc. Thomas Armstrong
  7. Silent Night - F Gruber, arr. Martin Neary
  8. In the bleak midwinter - Harold Darke
  9. O Come, all ye faithful - arr. David Willcocks
  10. The Zither Carol - arr. Malcolm Sargent
  11. Joy to the world - Lowell Mason, arr. John Rutter
  12. In dulce jubilo - arr. Richard Pearsall, ed. Reginald Jacques
  13. Good King Wenceslas - arr. Reginald Jacques
  14. I saw three ships - arr. David Willcocks
  15. I wonder as I wander - arr. Martin Neary
  16. We three Kings of orient are - J H Hopkins, arr. Martin Neary
  17. The first Nowell - arr. John Stainer
  18. The three Kings - P Cornelius, arr. Ivor Atkins
  19. Jesus Christ the Apple Tree - Elizabeth Poston
  20. While shepherds watched their flocks by night - desc. Alan Gray
  21. We wish you a Merry Christmas - Trad. arr. Arthur Warrell