Christmas A La Carte

Christmas A La Carte

CD

Overview

Christmas A La Carte combines the talents of Cecilia Bartoli, Placido Domingo, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Luciano Pavarotti, Christine Schafer, and Bryn Terfel on a wide variety of classical and pop holiday songs, including "Good King Wenceslas," "Thus Saith the Lord of Hosts" from Handel's Messiah, "Panis Angelicus," and "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer." Other contributors to the album include Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops, Simon Preston and the Westminster Abbey Choir, James Levine, and Neeme Jarvi, all of whom add to Christmas A La Carte's cultured holiday celebration.

Product Details

Release Date: 10/12/1999
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
UPC: 0028945915524
catalogNumber: 459155

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Arthur Fiedler   Conductor
Luciano Pavarotti   Tenor (Vocal)
James Levine   Conductor,Track Performer
Plácido Domingo   Tenor (Vocal),Track Performer
National Philharmonic Orchestra   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Claudio Abbado   Conductor,Track Performer
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Herbert von Karajan   Conductor
Kathleen Battle   Soprano (Vocal),Track Performer
Choir of Westminster Abbey   Choir, Chorus
Simon Preston   Conductor,Track Performer,Choir Master
Boston Pops Orchestra   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Johnny Marks   Vocals
Richard Westenburg   Conductor,Track Performer
Neeme Jarvi   Conductor,Track Performer
Trevor Pinnock   Conductor,Track Performer
Cecilia Bartoli   Mezzo-Soprano (Vocal)
Anne-Sophie Mutter   Violin
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Bryn Terfel   Baritone (Vocal)
Myung-Whun Chung   Conductor
John Eliot Gardiner   Conductor,Choir Master
Monteverdi Choir   Choir, Chorus,Track Performer
Scottish Chamber Orchestra Strings   Ensemble
Charles Mackerras   Conductor
Gabrieli Consort & Players   Ensemble,Track Performer
Musica Sacra   Ensemble,Track Performer
Santa Cecilia Academy Orchestra Rome   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Kurt Herbert Adler   Conductor,Track Performer
Paul McCreesh   Conductor
English Concert   Ensemble
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Christine Schäfer   Soprano (Vocal)
Dresden Kreuzchor   Choir, Chorus
Gabrieli Consort   Ensemble
Scottish Chamber Orchestra   Performing Ensemble

Technical Credits

Johnny Marks   Composer
Fred Munzmaier   Artwork
John Mason Neale   Composer
Richard Dehmel   Lyricist

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