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  • Release Date: 11/16/2010
  • Label: Capriccio
  • UPC: 845221070735
  • Catalog Number: 7073
  • Sales rank: 258,049

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Ave Maria, for voice & piano (after Bach's Prelude No. 1 from the Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1) - Charles Gounod & Simhaha Chamber Collegium (2:49)
  2. 2 Maria durch ein Dornwald ging, carol (Blest Mary Wanders through the Thorn) - Dresden Kreuzchor & Christmas Traditional (3:24)
  3. 3 Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Pastorale - George Frideric Handel & Michael Erxleben (2:53)
  4. 4 Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in F minor ("L'inverno," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 4), Op. 8/4, RV 297: Largo - Antonio Vivaldi & Janos Balint (2:16)
  5. 5 Süsser die Glocken nie klingen, carol (Austrian) - Jochen Kowalski & Christmas Traditional (2:36)
  6. 6 Sonata for flute & keyboard in E flat major, BWV 1031: Siciliano - Johann Sebastian Bach & Reinhold Friedrich (2:12)
  7. 7 Pueri Concinite - Johann Franz von Herbeck & Peter Marschik (4:08)
  8. 8 Concerto Grosso in F minor ("Christmas Concerto "), Op. 1/8: Pastorale - Pietro Antonio Locatelli & Michael Erxleben (3:43)
  9. 9 Sacrae Symphoniae: No. 6: Sonata pian e forte for 8 parts - Giovanni Gabrieli & Edward H. Tarr (4:38)
  10. 10 Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: He Shall Feed His Flock - George Frideric Handel & Peter Marschik (4:36)
  11. 11 Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (II), chorale prelude for organ (Achtzehn Choräle No. 8), BWV 659 (BC K82) - Johann Sebastian Bach & Matthias Eisenberg (4:34)
  12. 12 Concerto for harp, 2 oboes, 2 horns & string orchestra in A major: Larghetto - Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf & Budapest Strings (7:26)
  13. 13 Heil'ge Nacht auf Engelsschwingen - Thomanerchor Leipzig & Christmas Traditional (2:51)
  14. 14 Divertimento da camera No. 5 for violin (or flute or recorder) & continuo in B flat major, Op. 7/5: Lento dolce - Giovanni Bononcini & Dresden Baroque Soloists (2:29)
  15. 15 Es ist ein Ros entsprungen (Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming), for chorus - Michael Praetorius & Peter Marschik (2:52)
  16. 16 Concerto for 2 violins, cello, strings & continuo in D Minor ("L'estro armonico" No. 11), Op. 3/11, RV 565: Siciliano - Antonio Vivaldi & János Rolla (2:59)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air - Johann Sebastian Bach & German Bach Soloists (4:26)
  2. 2 Kindelein zart, von guter Art - Michael Praetorius & Thomanerchor Leipzig (2:04)
  3. 3 Concerto Grosso in C major, Op. 3/12 "Christmas Pastorale": Pastorale - Francesco Manfredini & Michael Erxleben (4:07)
  4. 4 Jesu, meines Herzens Freud', chorale setting for 4 voices, BWV 361 (BC F117.1) - Johann Sebastian Bach & Hartwig Eschenburg (3:06)
  5. 5 Harp Concerto in B flat major, Op.4/6, HWV 294: 2. Larghetto - George Frideric Handel & Budapest Strings (4:02)
  6. 6 Sonata for trumpet & organ in G major: Lento - Jean-Baptiste Loeillet (of London) & Birgit Fauseweh (2:48)
  7. 7 Oh, Jesulein zart - Thomanerchor Leipzig & Christmas Traditional (2:17)
  8. 8 Sonata for recorder in E minor: Siciliano - Francesco Barsanti & Dresden Baroque Soloists (1:51)
  9. 9 Serse (Xerxes), opera, HWV 40: Largo - George Frideric Handel & Budapest Strings (3:02)
  10. 10 Stille, stille laßt uns lauschen - Dresden Kreuzchor & Christmas Traditional (3:12)
  11. 11 Sonata No 8 in C major: Andante espressivo - Giovanni Battista Pescetti & Andrea Vigh (5:05)
  12. 12 Concerto Grosso in G minor ("Christmas Concerto"), Op. 6/8: Grave - Arcangelo Corelli & Birgit Fauseweh (2:43)
  13. 13 Cantata No. 143, "Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele" (doubtful), BWV 143 (BC T99): Choral: Du Friedenfürst, Herr Jesu Christ - Johann Sebastian Bach & Thomanerchor Leipzig (2:23)
  14. 14 Concerto for recorder, flute, strings & continuo in E minor, TWV 52:e1: Largo - Georg Philipp Telemann & Cappella Coloniensis (3:45)
  15. 15 Fra Holbergs tid (From Holberg’s Time), for string orchestra ("Holberg Suite"), Op. 40: Air. Andante religioso - Edvard Grieg & Budapest Strings (6:40)
  16. 16 Weihnachtsoratorium (Christmas Oratorio), in six parts, BWV 248 (BC D7): Aria: Schließe, meine Herze ... Choral: Wie soll i - Johann Sebastian Bach & Concerto Köln (6:23)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Concerto pastorale for strings & harpsichord in G major: 1. Larghetto - Johann Melchior Molter & Michael Erxleben (1:22)
  2. 2 Dies est laetitiae (Piae Cantiones) - Capella Gregoriana & Christmas Traditional (3:10)
  3. 3 Concerto à cinque, for oboe, 2 violins, viola, cello & continuo No. 3 in B flat major, Op. 7/3, (T. 7/3): Adagio - Tomaso Albinoni & Budapest Strings (3:02)
  4. 4 Vesperae solennes de confessore for soloists, chorus & orchestra, K. 339: Laudate Dominum - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Jeunesses Musicales de France Choir (4:08)
  5. 5 Water Music Suite No.1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Air - George Frideric Handel & Budapest Strings (3:35)
  6. 6 Schlaf, Mein Kindelein - Michael Praetorius & Thomanerchor Leipzig (3:05)
  7. 7 Prelude and Fugue, for organ in C minor, BWV 546 (BC J12, 53, 69): Prelude - Johann Sebastian Bach & Andrea Vigh (1:47)
  8. 8 Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in F minor ("L'inverno," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 4), Op. 8/4, RV 297: Largo - Antonio Vivaldi & Budapest Strings (2:16)
  9. 9 O admirabile commercium, Christmas Motet - Capella Gregoriana & Gregorian Chant (2:10)
  10. 10 Concerto for flute, strings & continuo in E minor: Andante - Pierre-Gabriel Buffardin & Dresden Baroque Soloists (3:34)
  11. 11 Unser liebe Frauen Traum (Our Dear Lady's Dream), sacred song for chorus, Op. 138/4 - Max Reger & Dresden Kreuzchor (2:19)
  12. 12 Concerto for flute, harp & orchestra in C major, K. 299 (K. 297c): 2. Andantino - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Concerto Köln (7:46)
  13. 13 Laudate pueri ("O praise the Lord"), motet for female chorus & organ in E flat major, Op. 39/2 - Felix Mendelssohn & Dresden Kreuzchor (5:23)
  14. 14 Concerto Grosso in G minor ("Christmas Concerto"), Op. 6/8: Allegro - Pastorale - Arcangelo Corelli & Michael Erxleben (5:03)
  15. 15 Weihnachtsoratorium (Christmas Oratorio), in six parts, BWV 248 (BC D7): Aria: Flößt, mein Heiland, flößt dein Namen - Johann Sebastian Bach & Concerto Köln (5:34)
  16. 16 Concerto for organ (or harpsichord), 2 horns, strings & continuo in E flat major, H. 446, Wq. 35: Adagio sostenuto - Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach & Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Chamber Orchestra (7:40)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Canon in D major, instrumental arrangement - Johann Pachelbel & New Bach Collegium Musicum Leipzig (4:20)
  2. 2 Ecce virgo concipiet - Jacobus Handl (Gallus) & Regensburger Domspatzen (1:34)
  3. 3 Sacrae Symphoniae: No. 3: Canzon septimi toni for 8 parts - Giovanni Gabrieli & Edward H. Tarr (3:23)
  4. 4 Ave Maria (II), motet for chorus in F major, WAB 6 - Anton Bruckner & Dresden Kreuzchor (3:22)
  5. 5 Abendlied, for chorus, Op. 69/3 - Joseph Rheinberger & Andreas Juffinger (3:59)
  6. 6 Cantique de Noël for voice & orchestra "O Holy Night" - Adolphe Adam & WDR Rundfunkchor Köln (3:23)
  7. 7 Concerto for oboe (or violin), strings & continuo in G minor (reconstruction), BWV 1056R: Largo - Johann Sebastian Bach & Janos Balint (2:58)
  8. 8 Die Kindheit Jesu, oratorio for voices, chorus & orchestra, HW14/2: Hirtenlied - Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach & Das Kleine Konzert (2:04)
  9. 9 Overture à la Pastorelle, suite for strings & continuo in F major, TWV 55:F7: [Excerpt] - Georg Philipp Telemann & Capella Savaria (4:46)
  10. 10 Ich steh an deiner Krippen hier, for voice & continuo (Schemelli Gesangbuch No. 195), BWV469 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Peter Dicke (1:29)
  11. 11 Organ Concerto in F major, Op.4/4, HWV 292: Andante - George Frideric Handel & Budapest Strings (7:03)
  12. 12 Jesu, du mein habstes Leben, chorale setting for 4 voices BWV 356 (BC F113) - Johann Sebastian Bach & Hartwig Eschenburg (2:52)
  13. 13 Fantasia Ottava - Vincenzo Galilei & Jurgen Rost (3:13)
  14. 14 Gott hat dich, Maria, erwählt - Anonymous & Regensburger Domspatzen (1:30)
  15. 15 Concerto Grosso in B minor, Op.6/12, HWV 330: Aria - Larghetto - George Frideric Handel & New Bach Collegium Musicum Leipzig (3:25)
  16. 16 Weihnachtsoratorium (Christmas Oratorio), in six parts, BWV 248 (BC D7): Aria: Schafe, mein Liebster - Johann Sebastian Bach & Concerto Köln (9:25)
Disc 5
  1. 1 Suite No. 4 for orchestra in G major ("Mozartiana"), Op. 61: Preghiera - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Neville Marriner (3:44)
  2. 2 Deutsche Messe (German Mass), for mixed chorus, wind ensemble & organ, D. 872: Heilig, heilig - Franz Schubert & Men of the MDR Leipzig Radio Symphony Chorus (3:32)
  3. 3 Heilige Nacht - Johann Friedrich Reichardt & Jochen Kowalski (1:56)
  4. 4 Weihnachtsoratorium (Christmas Oratorio), in six parts, BWV 248 (BC D7): Sinfonia (Hirtensinfonie) - Johann Sebastian Bach & Concerto Köln (5:34)
  5. 5 Den die Hirten lobeten sehre - Michael Praetorius & Thomanerchor Leipzig (3:07)
  6. 6 Minuet for keyboard No. 36 in D minor (AMN II/36; doubtful), BWV Anh. 132 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Walter Heinz Bernstein (1:11)
  7. 7 Mandolin Concerto, for mandolin, strings & continuo in C major, RV 425: Largo - Antonio Vivaldi & Budapest Strings (2:07)
  8. 8 Auf dem Berge, Da Wehet ein Wind - Thomanerchor Leipzig & Christmas Traditional (1:26)
  9. 9 Water Music Suite No.1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Minuet - George Frideric Handel & Budapest Strings (2:52)
  10. 10 Concerto for oboe & violin (or 2 violins), strings & continuo (reconstruction), BWV 1060R: Adagio - Johann Sebastian Bach & Burkhard Glaetzner (3:03)
  11. 11 Maria Wiegenlied (Mary's Lullaby: "Maria sitzt am Rosenhag"), song for voice & piano (or orchestra), Op. 76/52 - Max Reger & Roland Buchner (4:17)
  12. 12 Ave Maria - Joseph Rheinberger & Regensburger Domspatzen (1:47)
  13. 13 Dance of the Blessed Spirits (Melody), arrangement (from "Orfeo ed Euridice") - Christoph Willibald Gluck & Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra (7:23)
  14. 14 Jubilate-Amen, for soprano, chorus & orchestra, Op. 3 - Max Bruch & WDR Rundfunkchor Köln (3:42)
  15. 15 Elegy, lyric piece for piano, Op. 47/7 - Edvard Grieg & Janos Balint (3:29)
  16. 16 Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (Silent Night) - Franz Gruber & Thomanerchor Leipzig (5:37)
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