Christmas Celebration

A Christmas Celebration

by Kathleen Battle
     
 
In tandem with conductor Leonard Slatkin, Battle tackes nearly two dozen international holiday favorites on A Christmas Celebration, which compiles material drawn from several centuries and from nations ranging from France, Italy and Spain to Czechoslavakia and Germany.

Overview

In tandem with conductor Leonard Slatkin, Battle tackes nearly two dozen international holiday favorites on A Christmas Celebration, which compiles material drawn from several centuries and from nations ranging from France, Italy and Spain to Czechoslavakia and Germany.

Product Details

Release Date:
10/25/1990
Label:
Emi Classics
UPC:
0077774758727
catalogNumber:
47587

Related Subjects

Tracks

  1. O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste fidelis)
  2. Cantique de Noël for voice & orchestra "O Holy Night"
  3. Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella ("Un flambeau, Jeanette, Isabelle")
  4. Fum, Fum, Fum (Catalan)
  5. Es ist ein Ros entsprungen (Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming), for chorus
  6. Ellens Gesang III ("Ave Maria"), song for voice & piano, D. 839 (Op. 52
  7. Gesu Bambino
  8. Medley (Three English Carols): I Saw Three Ships / The First Nowell / T
  9. Away in a Manger
  10. Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (Silent Night)
  11. Hark! the Herald Angels Sing (adapted by W. H. Cummings from Mendelssoh
  12. Maria Wiegenlied (Mary's Lullaby: "Maria sitzt am Rosenhag"), song for
  13. Zither Carol (Czech)
  14. I Wonder as I Wander
  15. Mary Had a Baby
  16. Rise Up, Shepherd
  17. What Child Is This? (Greensleeves)
  18. Ave Maria, for voice & piano (after Bach's Prelude No. 1 from the Well-
  19. Finale and Reprise: Veni, Veni, Emmanuel / It Came Upon a Midnight Clea

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Kathleen Battle   Primary Artist,Soprano (Vocal)
Boys Choir of Harlem   Choir, Chorus
Orchestra of St. Luke's   Performing Ensemble
Leonard Slatkin   Conductor
Robert Wolinsky   Harp,Harpsichord
Joseph Flummerfelt   Choir Director
Walter Turnbull   Choir Director
Barbara Allen   Harp
Nancy Allen   Harp
George Mims   Organ
New York Choral Artists   Choir, Chorus

Technical Credits

Adolphe Adam   Composer
Charles Gounod   Composer
Felix Mendelssohn   Composer
Franz Schubert   Composer
Boys Choir of Harlem   Contributor
Franz Gruber   Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach   Composer
William David Brohn   Arranger
Bob Norberg   Engineer
Robert Sadin   Arranger
Charles Wesley   Composer
Anthony Caronia   Executive Producer
Joseph Flummerfelt   Director
William Levi Dawson   Arranger
Patti Laursen   Producer
Christian Steiner   Cover Photo
Marvin Schwartz   Art Direction
Frederick Oakeley   Composer
Walter J. Turnbull   Director
John Francis Wade   Composer
Edward Abbott   Engineer
Richard Storrs Willis   Composer
Joseph Mohr   Composer
John Sullivan Dwight   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Robert Norberg   Engineer
Nancy Allen   Arranger
William Chatterton Dix   Composer
Michael Gibson   Arranger
New York Choral Artists   Contributor
Brooks Sears   Text
Lewis Redner   Composer
Pietro Yon   Composer
Robert Schwartz   Art Direction
John Newton   Engineer

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