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 COMPOSER            WORK             PERFORMER(S)        SOURCE        TIMING
12:00:00 am--12:59:40 am (All times ET)
Torelli       Concerto grosso in    English Chamber    Novalis          0:05:28
              g, Op 8/6,            Orch/Simon Preston 150133-2 (2)
              "Christmas Concerto"*
Scarlatti     Christmas Cantata,    Nancy Argenta, s;  EMI/Ang          0:16:34
              "O di Betlemme        Chandos Baroque    CDC7-54176-2
              altera"               Players
Trad English  Carol, "Rejoice and   Chicago Brass      Centaur          0:01:51
              be Merry"*            Quintet            CRC-2037
Kuhlau        "Grand Trio" in G,    Jean-Pierre        Sony SK-46482    0:16:49
              Op 119                Rampal, Shigenori
                                    Kudo, f's; John
                                    Steele Ritter, p
Holst         "Christmas Day"                          Dorian           0:06:05
Walton        "Capriccio burlesco"  London             Chandos          0:07:29
              (1968)                Phil/Bryden        CHAN-8968
Trad          "The Wassail Song"*   The Western Wind   None 79053-2     0:01:49
01:00:00 am--01:59:40 am
Bach          Chorale Prelude,      Philip Brunelle,   Virgin 91088-2   0:02:40
              "Vom Himmel hoch,"    o (Congregational
              BWV 700*              Church, Plymouth,
Bach          Chorale prelude, "In  Philip Brunelle,   Virgin 91088-2   0:02:20
              Dulci Jubilo," BWV    o (Congregational
              729*                  Church, Plymouth,
Bach          "Christmas            Soloists; Leipzig  Phi 420204-2     0:23:05
              Oratorio," BWV 248:   Radio Cho,         (3)
              Part IV               Dresden
Gruber        Carol, "Stille Nacht  Offenbach          CBS CS-9200      0:01:47
              (Silent Night)"*      Children's
                                    Cho/Werner Blum
Arensky       Piano Trio #1 in d,   Rembrandt Trio     Dorian           0:25:06
              Op 32                                    DOR-90146
Trad Welsh    Carol, "Deck the      CSU Chamber        Sgc 1001 (2)     0:01:44
              Hall"*                Singers/Lee Egbert
02:00:00 am--02:59:40 am
Donald Fraser "This Christmastide   Duquesne           Duquesne         0:05:05
              (Jessye's Carol)"*    University Chbr    University
                                    Singers/Brady R    DUQCS-03-2
Debussy/Caple "Children's Corner"   Ulster             Chandos          0:17:09
t             Suite                 Orch/Yan-Pascal    CHAN-8756
Schumann      "Kinderball", Op 130  Peter Frankl, p;   Vox CD3X-3001    0:13:13
                                    Andr s Schiff, p   (3)
Trad          Carol, "O Come,       Philadelphia       CBS MK-6369      0:01:49
              Little Children"*     Orch/Eugene
Mozart        Symphony #25 in g, K  Orch/Bruno Walter  Ody Y-35221      0:17:20
Trad Austrian Carol, "Still,        Bielefeld          EMI/Ang          0:01:40
              still, still"*        Children's         CDZ7-62576-2
03:00:00 am--04:59:40 am
Ibert         Flute Sonatina,       Emmanuel Pahud,    EMI/Ang          0:05:14
              "Jeux" (1923)*        f; Eric Le Sage, p CDC5-56488-2
Lachner       Toy Symphony, Op 85   Kapp               Kapp 9069        0:09:56
                                    l Vardi
Bernard       "The Toy Chest"       American           Sons of Sound    0:22:57
Hoffer                              Saxophone          SSPCD-009
                                    Quartet, Ron
                                    Odrich, cl
Kreisler      "Toy Soldiers'        James Ehnes, v;    Analekta         0:01:40
              March"*               Eduard Laurel, p   FL2-3159
Moeran        Serenade in G         Northern           EMI/Ang          0:14:24
              (1947-8)              Sinfonia/Richard   CDM7-64721-2
Trad          Carol, "The Holly     Holst Singers,     Hyperion         0:01:43
English/Bough and the Ivy"*         City of London     CDA-66690
ton                                 Sinfonia/Alan
Manfredini    "Sinfonia Pastorale   English Chamber    Novalis          0:05:15
              per il Santissimo     Orch/Simon Preston 150133-2 (2)
              Natale" in D, Op
Bach          "Christmas            Dresden            Phi 4759155 (3)  0:06:25
              Oratorio," BWV 248:   Staatskapelle/Pete
              Sinfonia              r Schreier
Derek Holman  "Christmas Triptych"  Toronto            Radio Canada     0:09:49
                                    Children's         Int'l SMCD-5151
                                    Cho/Jean Ashworth
Trad English  Carol, "What Child    Pittsburgh Sym     Four Winds       0:01:41
              is this?              Brass              FW-3022
Lutoslawski   Twenty Polish         Julia Doyle, s;    RCA 11561-2      0:31:07
              Christmas Carols      Philharmonia Cho,
              (1946)                BBC Sym
                                    Orch/David Zinman
Polish ANON   "O Beate Stanislae"*  Rose Ensemble      Rose 00003       0:01:42
13th c
05:00:00 am--05:59:40 am
Biber         Mystery Sonatas ("on  K”ln Musica        DG Archiv        0:05:36
              the mysteries of the  Antiqua/Reinhard   431656-2 (2)
              Rosary"): #2, "The    Goebel
Creston       Symphony #3, "Three   Seattle Sym        Delos DE-3114    0:26:00
              Mysteries," Op 48     Orch/Gerard
Paine         "Christmas Gift", Op  Denver Oldham, p   New World        0:02:15
              7                                        80424-2 (2)
Trad American Carol, "Shepherds     Boston             Erato 92874-2    0:01:41
              rejoice"*             Camerata/Joel
Joan          Flute Concerto in G   Franz Liszt        Sony SK-58918    0:14:51
Baptista Pla                        Chamber
                                    Rampal, f
Pierpont/LeGr "Jingle Bells"        Rampal, f;         CBS MK-39093     0:04:18
and                                 LaGoya, g; London
                                    Sym Orch/Michel
Trad English  Carol, "Good King     Alexander          Sony MLK-69253   0:01:36
              Wenceslas"*           Schreiner, o
06:00:00 am--06:59:40 am
Goss          Carol, "See Amid the  York Minster       York CD-846      0:05:12
              Winter's Snow"*       Cho/Philip Moore
Strauss       Oboe Concerto in D    Hansj”rg           DG 429750-2      0:26:19
              (1945)                Schellenberger,
                                    ob; Berlin
                                    Phil/James Levine
Warlock       "Benedicamus Domino"* Emmanuel College   ASV CDWHL-2104   0:01:31
Holst         Four Choruses         Holst              Hyperion         0:11:59
              (Carols), Op 34       Singers/Stephen    CDA-66705
Holst         Suite #1 in E-Flat,   Eastman Wind       Sony SK-47198    0:09:34
              Op 28/1               Ensemble/Donald
Trad          Carol, "The First     Anthony Newman, o  Sony SFK-62698   0:01:27
English/Newma Nowell"*
07:00:00 am--07:59:40 am
Praetorius/De Carol, "Es ist ein    Giovanni De        Centaur          0:05:26
 Chiaro       Ros' entsprungen"*    Chiaro, g          CRC-2262
Mendelssohn   String Octet in       Hausmusik          EMI/Ang          0:31:48
              E-Flat, Op 20                            CDC7-49958-2
Anton Heiller Setting of "Es ist    Marian Metson, o   Raven OAR-260    0:01:30
              ein Ros'              (Memorial Church,
              entsprungen"*         Harvard U)
Trad          Carol, "O Come All    Bach Cho; Philip   Lon 443401-2     0:04:25
English/D.    Ye Faithful"          Jones Brass Ens;
Willcocks                           John Scott,
                                    o/David Willcocks
Trad          Carol, "Angels from   Kiri Te Kanawa,    Lon 443401-2     0:03:31
French/Cullen the Realms of Glory"  s; Philharmonia
                                    Orch/Carl Davis
Pygott/Sargen Christmas lullaby,    King's Singers     EMI/Ang          0:07:42
t             "Quid petis, o fili?"                    CDM7-64133-2
Trad          "We Wish You A Merry  Joseph Alessi,     Summit DCD-146   0:01:31
English/Elkje Christmas"*           Mark Lawrence,
r                                   Carl Lenthe, M
                                    Dee Stewart, tb
08:00:00 am--08:59:40 am
Trad French   Carol, "Angels We     Mormon Tabernacle  Intersound       0:05:06
              Have Heard on High"*  Cho/Jerold D       CDS-3494
M-A           "No‰ls for            English Chamber    Novalis          0:17:14
Charpentier   Instruments"          Orch/Simon Preston 150133-2 (2)
Balbastre     No‰l, "O— s'en vont   Marie-Claire       Erato ECD-88161  0:05:06
              ces gais bergers?"    Alain, o
Trad          Carol, "Little Town   John Klein,        CBS CK-44387     0:01:48
English/John  of Bethlehem"*        carillon
Trad French   Carol, "Angels We     Baylor University  Resmiranda 8011  0:02:13
              Have Heard on High"   A Capella
                                    Cho/Hugh Sanders
Trad English  Carol, "We Three      Baylor University  Resmiranda 8011  0:04:33
              Kings of Orient Are"  A Capella
                                    Cho/Hugh Sanders
Humperdinck   "H„nsel und Gretel":  Boston Pops        RCA 61685-2      0:09:37
              "Dream Pantomime"     Orch/Arthur
Altenburg     Concerto for Seven    The Wallace        Nimbus NI-5065   0:08:10
              Trumpets and Timpani  Collection,
Trad          Carol, "Away in a     John Klein,        CBS CK-44387     0:01:45
English/John  manger"*              carillon
09:00:00 am--09:59:40 am
Mendelssohn   Christus: Chorus,     Westminster        Gothic G-47931   0:05:20
              "There Shall a Star   Cho/Joseph
              Come out of Jacob"*   Flummerfelt
Gould         "Serenade of Carols"  New Philharmonia   RCA 7931-2-RG    0:13:38
                                    Orch/Morton Gould
Boccherini    Serenade for          Lockenhaus         Orfeo            0:10:15
              strings, "La Musica   Festival           S-099844-F (4)
              notturna delle        Players/Lev Markiz
              strade di Madrid"
Trad English  Carol, "Good King     Westminster        Gothic G-47931   0:01:45
              Wenceslas"*           Cho/Joseph
Nielsen       "Drommen om Glade     Peter              Naxos 8.553574   0:03:01
              Jul (Dream of a       Seivewright, p
              Merry Christmas)"
Nielsen       Violin Sonata #2, Op  Christian          Virgin 45122-2   0:19:51
              35                    Tetzlaff, v; Leif
                                    Ove Andsnes, p
Trad          "Sussex Carol"*       Cambridge          Collegium        0:01:42
English/Willc                       Singers, City of   COLCD-111
ocks                                London
10:00:00 pm--10:59:40 pm
Scarlatti     Clavier Sonata in     Scott Ross, hc     Erato 45309-2    0:05:24
              B-Flat, Kk 249 (L                        (34)
A Scarlatti   Christmas Cantata     M ria Z dori, s;   Hungaroton       0:12:03
              ("Cantata Pastorale") Capella            HCD-12561-2
                                    Savaria/P l N‚meth
Avison        Concerto Grosso #8    St Martin's        Phi 438806-2     0:10:05
              in c, after Domenico  Academy/Neville    (2)
              Scarlatti             Marriner
Anon 16th c   Carol, "Ding! dong!                      Conifer          0:01:46
French        merrily on high"*                        CDCF-501
Sibelius      "King Christian II"   Gothenburg Sym     BIS LP-228       0:25:35
              Suite, Op 27          Orch/Neeme J„rvi
Trad French   Carol, "People Look   St Paul's          Guild GMCD-7152  0:01:45
              East"*                Cathedral
                                    Cho/John Scott
11:00:00 pm--11:59:40 pm
Adam          "Minuit Chr‚tien" (O  Barbara            EMI/Ang          0:05:07
              Holy Night)*          Hendricks, s;      CDC5-55536-2
                                    Stockholm Chamber
                                    Orch/Eric Ericson
Prokofiev     Two-Violin Sonata,    Itzhak Perlman,    Ang SZ-37668     0:16:40
              Op 56                 Pinchas Zukerman,
Handel/Gamley Hymn, "Joy to the     Joan Sutherland,   Lon 421095-2     0:01:54
              World"*               s; Ambrosian
                                    Singers, New
Trad German   Carol, "Vom Himmel    Bielefeld          EMI/Ang          0:02:21
              hoch, O Englein,      Children's         CDZ7-62576-2
              kommt"                Cho/Friedrich
Trad German   Carol, "Joseph        Bielefeld          EMI/Ang          0:02:02
              lieber, Joseph mein"  Children's         CDZ7-62576-2
Gruber        Carol, "Stille Nacht  Bielefeld          EMI/Ang          0:04:08
              (Silent Night)"       Children's         CDZ7-62576-2
Weber         Clarinet Concerto #2  Anthony Pay, cl;   Virgin 90720-2   0:22:24
              in E-Flat, Op 74      Age of
Trad German   Carol, "O Tannenbaum  Bielefeld          EMI/Ang          0:01:26
              (O Christmas Tree)"*  Children's         CDZ7-62576-2
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