A Classical Kids Christmas

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All Music Guide - Heather Phares
A Classical Kids Christmas explores the holiday with over 30 traditional carols and Christmas songs as performed by children's choirs, soloists, and instrumentalists, as well as some of the season's classic poems. Highlights include "Go Tell It on the Mountain," "Christmas Is I'cumin," "Here We Come Awassailing," "O Tannenbaum," and "What Shall We Bring?," along with readings of "The Night Before Christmas" and "A Christmas Carol." The liner notes include explanations of some of the archaic and ethnic terms in the songs, and the set also includes a Classical Kids Christmas ornament. Overall, A Classical Kids Christmas is a fun and festive introduction to traditional ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Heather Phares
A Classical Kids Christmas explores the holiday with over 30 traditional carols and Christmas songs as performed by children's choirs, soloists, and instrumentalists, as well as some of the season's classic poems. Highlights include "Go Tell It on the Mountain," "Christmas Is I'cumin," "Here We Come Awassailing," "O Tannenbaum," and "What Shall We Bring?," along with readings of "The Night Before Christmas" and "A Christmas Carol." The liner notes include explanations of some of the archaic and ethnic terms in the songs, and the set also includes a Classical Kids Christmas ornament. Overall, A Classical Kids Christmas is a fun and festive introduction to traditional Christmas music.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/28/2001
  • Label: Children's Group
  • UPC: 068478435427
  • Catalog Number: 84354
  • Sales rank: 102,459

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Part 1: The Advent of Christmas. Christmas on Main Street - The Pageant
  2. 2 Part 1: The Advent of Christmas. O Come, Little Children (Ihr Kinderlei
  3. 3 Part 1: The Advent of Christmas. Huron Carol. O Come, All Ye, Faithful
  4. 4 Part 2: The Kings. Personent hodie. Poem: "Kings Came Riding"
  5. 5 Part 2: The Kings. This Great Day (Ce matin). We Three Kings. Poem: "Th
  6. 6 Part 3: Gifts for the Baby. Largo from The Four Seasons: Winter (Vivald
  7. 7 Part 3: Gifts for the Baby. What Shall We Bring (El noi de la mare). Po
  8. 8 Part 4: Saint Nicholas. Jolly Old Saint Nicholas
  9. 9 Part 5: Christmas around the World. O Tannenbaum. God Rest Ye Merry, Ge
  10. 10 Part 6: Christmas Is Icumin. Christmas is icumin
  11. 11 Part 7: Christmas Eve. Christmas Eve is Here (Voici le Noël)
  12. 12 Part 7: Christmas Eve. Joseph, Dearest (Joseph lieber, Joseph mein). Br
  13. 13 Part 7: Christmas Eve. Silent Night. Poem: "The Story of Silent Night"
  14. 14 Part 7: Christmas Eve. Silent Night. O Holy Night (Cantique de Noël)
  15. 15 Part 7: Christmas Eve. Overture from the Nutcracker Suite (Tchaikovsky)
  16. 16 Part 8: The Shepherds. Pifa from The Messiah (Handel). Poem: "The Oxen"
  17. 17 Part 8: The Shepherds. While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks. O Little T
  18. 18 Part 8: The Shepherds. What Is This Perfume (Quelle est cette odeur agr
  19. 19 Part 9: Christmas Day. Angels We Have Heard on High. Hark, the Herald A
  20. 20 Polish Lullaby (Lulajze Jesuniu)
  21. 21 Part 9: Christmas Day. Go Tell It on the Mountain
  22. 22 Part 10: The Animals at the Manger. Sussex Carol. Poem: "The Barn"
  23. 23 Part 10: The Animals at the Manger. Away in a Manger. Poem: "Two Mediev
  24. 24 Part 10: The Animals at the Manger. What Child Is This (Greensleeves).
  25. 25 Part 10: The Animals at the Manger. The Friendly Beasts
  26. 26 Part 11: Christmas of Old. Good King Wenceslas
  27. 27 Part 11: Christmas of Old. Here We Come A-Wassailing
  28. 28 Part 12: Epiphany. D'où viens tu, bergère. Joy to the World. Away in a
  29. 29 Part 12: Epiphany. In the Bleak Midwinter. The Pageant Ends
  30. 30 Here we come a-wassailing
  31. 31 On Christmas Night "Sussex Carol"
  32. 32 Joy to the World
  33. 33 In the bleak mid-winter
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Classical Kids Primary Artist
Susan Hammond Piano
Suzanne Shulmann Flute, Piccolo
Jon Granik
Terry Dunn Conductor
Annalee Patipatanakoon Violin
Kirk Elliott Guitar, Percussion, Harp
Edward Wiens Vocals
Ann Cooper Gay Choir Director
Errol Gay Conductor, Accompaniment
Roman Borys Cello
Edith Wiens Vocals
Ronnie Hoffman
Victoria Hathaway English Horn, Oboe
Jamie Hopkins Vocals
High Park Choirs of Toronto Ensemble, Children's Chorus
Ed Wiens Vocals
Kaila Orr
Robbie Wulfsohn
Lauren Ramsay
Kara Steyn
Lexi Dogon
Stephanie Morgenstern
Ross Manson
Catherine Chaplin Vocals, Soloist
Tiffany Feler
Amanda Grant
Esteban Cambre Vocals
Alanna Chatz
Michael Colvin Vocals, Soloist
Mary Bella Vocals, Soloist
Kirk Elliot Guitar, Percussion, Harp
Ann Gay Choir Director
Instrumental Ensemble Ensemble
Technical Credits
George Frideric Handel Composer
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky Composer
Antonio Vivaldi Composer
Susan Hammond Arranger, Poetry, Producer, Writer, Liner Notes, Adaptation
R. Ray Barnes Contributor
Gary Gray Engineer, Engineering
A. Hall Contributor
W.G. Snuffy Walden Contributor
E.E. Wilkinson Contributor
George Graves Mastering
Thomas Hardy Poetry
John "Wheels" Hurlbut Engineer, Engineering
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Poetry
Frances Chesterton Poetry
A. Ingram Contributor
A. Smith Contributor
C.J. Anderson Contributor
Laquer Channel Mastering
Adam Grant Contributor
Elizabeth Coatsworth Poetry
Errol Gay Arranger
Jim Ramsden Graphic Design
Charles Williams & His Concert Orchestra Poetry
Richard Middleton Poetry
Heinrich Heine Poetry
U. A. Fanthorpe Poetry
Clement Clarke Moore Poetry
Geoffrey Grigson Poetry Translation
Lorne Winters Cover Painting
Amanda Grant Poetry
Teri Dunn Guest Conductor
Charles Williams Poetry
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A must have for Christmas if you have children

    Just like the other Classical Kids CDs this one tells the wonderful story of Jesus' birth with great arrangement of the most beloved Christmas music. My children listen to the entire CD over and over again.

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