Christmas Greatest Hits [Sony]

Christmas Greatest Hits [Sony]

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This holiday collection offers classical versions of traditional and nontraditional Christmas songs, including "Carol of the Bells," "In Dulci Jubilo," "Good King Wenceslaus," "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day," "Joy to the World," "Angels We Have Heard on High," "Jauchzet, Frohlocket," "Jingle Bells" and "Danielis Prophetia."

Overview

This holiday collection offers classical versions of traditional and nontraditional Christmas songs, including "Carol of the Bells," "In Dulci Jubilo," "Good King Wenceslaus," "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day," "Joy to the World," "Angels We Have Heard on High," "Jauchzet, Frohlocket," "Jingle Bells" and "Danielis Prophetia."

Product Details

Release Date:
10/10/1995
Label:
Sony
UPC:
0074646925324
catalogNumber:
69253

Related Subjects

Tracks

  1. O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste fidelis)
  2. Joy to the World (theme by Handel)
  3. Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (Silent Night)
  4. O Little Town of Bethlehem
  5. What Child Is This? (Greensleeves)
  6. Hark! the Herald Angels Sing (adapted by W. H. Cummings from Mendelssoh
  7. Carol of the Bells
  8. O Tannenbaum (O Christmas Tree) (German)
  9. Cantique de Noël for voice & orchestra "O Holy Night"
  10. I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day
  11. The Little Drummer Boy (Carol of the Drum), carol
  12. Sleigh Ride, for orchestra (or string orchestra)
  13. O come, O come, Emmanuel (Veni, veni, emmanuel), carol
  14. The First Nowell (English)
  15. Angels We Have Heard on High
  16. [Unspecified] In Dulci Jubilo
  17. Danielis Prophetia
  18. Good King Wenceslas (Piae Cantiones, 1582)
  19. Jingle Bells
  20. I Saw Three Ships
  21. The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)
  22. Jauchzet, frohlocket
  23. VI. Largo. Pastorale ad libitum
  24. Russian Dance
  25. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Leonard Bernstein   Conductor,Track Performer
Maureen McGovern   Soprano
London Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Michel Legrand   Celeste,Conductor,Track Performer
Jean-Pierre Rampal   Flute
Skitch Henderson   Conductor,Track Performer
José Carreras   Tenor (Vocal)
Canadian Brass   Ensemble,Track Performer
Marilyn Horne   Mezzo-Soprano (Vocal),Track Performer
Philadelphia Brass   Ensemble,Track Performer
Columbia Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Mormon Tabernacle Choir   Choir, Chorus,Track Performer
Eugene Ormandy   Track Performer
Alexander Schreiner   Organ
Waverly Consort   Ensemble,Track Performer
Richard Condie   Conductor
New York Philharmonic   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Konrad Ruhland   Conductor
Donald Hunt   Track Performer,Choir Master
Mike Renzi   Piano
Michael Tilson Thomas   Conductor
Columbia Brass and Percussion Ensemble   Ensemble,Track Performer
Helmuth Rilling   Conductor,Track Performer
Alexandre Lagoya   Guitar
Philadelphia Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Vienna Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Niederaltaicher Scholaren   Ensemble
Frank Asper   Organ
Robert Cundick   Organ
Michael Jaffee   Conductor
Österreichischer Rundfunk   Track Performer
Vjekoslav Sutej   Conductor,Track Performer
Worcester Cathedral Choir   Choir, Chorus
Hartmut Haenchen   Conductor
Jerold D. Ottley   Conductor
Jean-Claude Malgoire   Conductor
Grande Écurie et la Chambre du Roy   Ensemble
Philharmonia Orchestra   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Frank W. Asper   Organ

Technical Credits

Felix Mendelssohn   Composer
Michael Praetorius   Composer
Mel Tormé   Composer
Luther Henderson   Arranger
Eugene Ormandy   Director
Richard Condie   Director
Franz Gruber   Composer
Andrew Kazdin   Arranger
Bejun Mehta   Engineer,Reissue Producer
Mike Renzi   Arranger
Eddie Sauter   Arranger
Robert Wells   Composer
Lowell Mason   Text
Charles Wesley   Composer,Text
Robert Cundick   Arranger
Arthur Harris   Arranger
Michael Jaffee   Director
J.M. Neale   translation
Frederick Oakeley   Composer
John Francis Wade   Composer
Joseph Mohr   Composer
Phillip Brooks   Composer
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow   Text
William Sandys   Composer
John Mason Neale   Composer,translation
Traditional   Composer
William Chatterton Dix   Composer
Philips Brooks   Text
Lewis Redner   Composer
Ilias Mouratov   Cover Art
James Pierpont   Composer

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