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 COMPOSER            WORK             PERFORMER(S)        SOURCE        TIMING
12:00:00 am--12:59:40 am (All times ET)
Schubert      "Ellens Gesang" III:  Domingo, t;        RCA 61373-2      0:05:28
              "Ave Maria," D 839**  Vienna Boys' Cho,
                                    Vienna Sym
Gounod        "Ave Maria"           Jean-Pierre        CBS MK-34561     0:04:49
                                    Rampal, f; Futaba
                                    Inoue, p
Caccini/Brinu "Ave Maria"           Inessa Galante,    Campion          0:05:56
ms                                  s; Latvian         RRCD-1335
                                    National Sym
Victoria      "Ave Maria"*          Oxford             Naxos 8.550575   0:01:37
Saint-Sa‰ns   "Suite alg‚rienne,"   Monte Carlo        Valois V-4688    0:19:52
              Op 60                 Phil/David
Milhaud       "Suite proven‡ale,"   Boston Sym         RCA 60685-2      0:16:46
              Op 152b               Orch/Charles Munch
Trad German   Carol, "O Tannenbaum  Berlin Trombone    Koch 3-1206-2    0:01:47
              (O Christmas Tree)"*  Quintet
01:00:00 am--01:59:40 am
Gruber        Carol, "Stille Nacht  Plishka, b;        Naxos 8.553506   0:03:33
              (Silent Night)"*      Johnson, s;
                                    Marble Collegiate
Trad French   Carol, "Angels We     Plishka, b;        Naxos 8.553506   0:01:48
              Have Heard on High"*  Johnson, s;
                                    Marble Collegiate
Hely-Hutchins "Carol Symphony"      Pro Arte           Cap SP-8672      0:24:01
on                                  Orch/Barry Rose
Anon 12th c   "Verbum patris        Purcell Consort    Boston Skyline   0:01:29
English       humanatur"*           of Voices, Boys    BSD-121
                                    of All-Saints,
                                    London Brass
CPE Bach      Harpsichord Concerto  Gustav Leonhardt,  Pro Arte         0:24:06
              in d, Wq 23           hc; Leonhardt      PAD-139
Buxtehude     Chorale prelude,      Ludwig Gttler,    Berlin           0:01:48
              "Nun komm der heiden  corno di caccia;   Classics
              Heiland"*             Ludwig             0011172-BC
                                    Kircheisen, o
02:00:00 am--02:59:40 am
Humperdinck   "H„nsel und Gretel":  Norman Luboff      RCA 61867-2      0:05:03
              "Evening Prayer"*     Cho, Orch/Leopold
Nicolai       "Weihnachtsouvertre  Bavarian Radio     Virgin 91079-2   0:10:51
              (Christmas"           Cho, Bamber Sym
              Overture)(1833)       Orch/Karl Anton
Various       Medley on Von Himmel  Music of the       Music of the     0:05:30
Renaissance   hoch*                 Baroque            Baroque MB-104
                                    Cho/Thomas Wikman
Schein        "Vom Himmel hoch"*    Ludwig Gttler     Berlin           0:01:30
                                    Brass              Classics
                                    Ensemble/Ludwig    BC-1037-2
Franck        Violin Sonata in A    Augustin Dumay,    EMI/Ang          0:29:53
              (1886)                v; Jean-Philippe   CDC7-49890-2
                                    Collard, p
Anon 13th c   "Excelsus in numine"* Rogers             Bard BDCD1-9106  0:01:43
English                             Covey-Crump, t;
                                    Folger Consort
03:00:00 am--04:59:40 am
Hanson        "Two Yuletide         Brian Preston, p   Spectrum SR-306  0:05:15
              Pieces" (1920):
              Impromptu in e,
              Carillon in G*
Barber        "Die Natali," Op 37                      Albany           0:17:31
Daniel        "Mary Speaks"         American Boy       Musicmasters     0:04:13
Gawthrop                            Cho/James Litton   67076-2
Trad          Carol, "Joseph        Rachel Van         Centaur          0:01:33
German/van    lieber, Joseph mein"* Voorhees, h        CRC-2209
Friedrich II  Flute Concerto in G   Manfred            Capriccio 10064  0:25:30
                                    Friedrich, f; CPE
                                    Bach Chamber
Scheidt       Motet, "A Child Is    Trinity College    Conifer          0:01:29
              Born in Bethlehem"*   Cho,               51754-2 (2)
Trad English  Carol, "I Saw Three   Ambrosian Singers  CBS CK-40944     0:02:55
Handel        Hymn, "Joy to the     Ambrosian Singers  CBS CK-40944     0:02:45
L‚o D‚libes   "Copp‚lia": Suite     Paris              Vic VICS-1130    0:26:54
                                    Orch/Hugo Rignold
Trad          Carol, "Un flambeau,  New York Choral    EMI/Ang          0:01:22
French/Flumme (Bring a torch)       Artists/Joseph     CDC7-49908-2
rfelt         Jeannette, Isabelle"* Flummerfelt
Runswick      "A Little Christmas   Kiri Te Kanawa,    EMI/Ang          0:03:52
              Music" (Medley … la   s; King's          CDC7-49909-2
              Mozart)               Singers; Richard
                                    Hickox, hc
Mozart/Artist Violin Sonata #16 in  Lanny Pollet, f;   Titanic TI-216   0:17:43
s             F, K 376              Bruce Vogt, p
Trad          "Coventry Carol"*     Joseph Alessi,     Summit DCD-146   0:01:41
English/Picke                       Mark Lawrence,
tt                                  Carl Lenthe, M
                                    Dee Stewart, tb's
05:00:00 am--05:59:40 am
Scheidt       "Duo Seraphim"*       Church Of The      Afka SK-516      0:05:20
                                    Advent Cho/Edith
Beethoven     Violin Sonata #8 in   Midori, v; Robert  Sony SK-46742    0:18:27
              G, Op 30/3            McDonald, p
Trad Austrian Carol, "Still,        Leipzig Thomaner   Berlin           0:01:25
              still, still"*        Cho/Hans-Joachim   Classics
                                    Rotzsch            BC-2118-2
Trad German   Carol, "O du          Leipzig Thomaner   Capriccio 10014  0:02:00
              fr”hliche!"           Cho/Hans-Joachim
Heinrich von  "Die Geburt           Schudel, s;        H„nssler         0:27:31
Herzogenberg  Christi": Part III:   Eggers, ms; Maus,  Classic 98.574
              "The Adoration"       t; Schramm, b;     (2)
                                    Oriol Ensemble,
Trad English  Carol, "God Rest Ye   Anthony Newman, o  Newport          0:01:35
              Merry, Gentlemen"*                       Classic
06:00:00 am--06:59:40 am
Trad English  "The Twelve Days of   Henry Doktorski,   Soli Deo         0:04:50
              Christmas"*           accordion;         Gloria CD-01
                                    Chamber Orch
Richard       "Partridge Pie"       Richard Rodney     Delos DE-6002    0:16:56
Rodney                              Bennett, p
Trad          "The Twelve Days of   Tanglewood         Phi 416287-2     0:03:48
English/May   Christmas"            Festival Cho,
                                    Boston Pops
                                    Orch/John Williams
Trad          "The Twelve Days of   Te Kanawa, s;      Lon 414632-2     0:04:47
English/Towne Christmas"            London Voices,
nd                                  Philharmonia
Gregorian     "Puer natus in        St Peter's Schola  St Peter's       0:01:30
Chant         Bethlehem"*           Cantorum/J         SP-003
                                    Michael Thompson
Schubert      String Quartet #9 in  Tokyo String       RCA 7750-2-RC    0:21:39
              g, D 173              Quartet
Trad          Carol, "I Saw Three   Memphis Boy        Pro Organo       0:01:48
English/Prest Ships"*               Cho/John Ayer      CD-7031
07:00:00 am--07:59:40 am
Palestrina    Motet, "O Magnum      Chicago A          Centaur          0:05:37
              Mysterium"*           Cappella/Jonathan  CRC-2303
Corelli       Concerto grosso in    Musica da          Linn CKD-012     0:13:59
              g, Op 6/8,            Camera/Robert King
              "Christmas Concerto"
Scarlatti     Clavier Sonata in     Maria Tipo, p      EMI/Ang          0:07:15
              B-Flat, Kk 128 (L                        CDC7-49078-2
Trad German   Carol, "Joseph        Leipzig Thomaner   Capriccio 10014  0:01:38
              lieber, Joseph mein"* Cho/Hans-Joachim
Prokofiev     Violin Concerto #2    Chin Kim, v; St.   Pro Arte         0:26:02
              in g, Op 63           Petersburg Phil    CDS-3442
                                    Orch/Paul Freeman
Trad English  Carol, "God Rest Ye   Anthony Newman, o  Newport          0:01:35
              Merry, Gentlemen"*                       Classic
08:00:00 am--08:59:40 am
Schubert/Borc "Ave Maria"*          Eaken Piano Trio   Naxos 8.554099   0:05:11
Schubert      Symphony #3 in D, D   Royal              Teldec 97511-2   0:24:20
              200                   Concertgebouw
Trad          Carol, "Still,        Musica             DG 429732-2      0:02:41
Austrian/Lubo still, still"         Sacra/Richard
ff                                  Westenburg
Trad          Carol, "Joseph        Musica             DG 429732-2      0:01:31
German/Luboff lieber, Joseph mein"* Sacra/Richard
Schumann      "Kinderszenen," Op 15 Ivan Moravec, p    Supraphon        0:20:47
Trad          Carol, "Shepherds in  Atlanta Choral     Newport          0:01:31
French/Willco the Field"*           Guild/William Noll Classic
cks                                                    NPD-85529
09:00:00 am--09:59:40 am
Vaughan       Fantasia on           Orch/Morton Gould  Quintessence     0:05:21
Williams      "Greensleeves"                           PMC-7049
Cornelius     "Weihnachtslieder,"   Peter Schreier,    Eurodisc         0:14:11
              Op 8                  t; Norman          69013-2-RG
                                    Shetler, p
Anon 15th c   "Der Tag, der ist so  Niederaltaicher    Sony SK-45946    0:01:32
German        Freudenreich"*        Scholars/Konrad
Mendelssohn   Piano and Strings     Cyprien Katsaris,  Teldec 75860-2   0:31:22
              Concerto in a         p; Franz Liszt
                                    Orch/J nos Rolla
Trad          "Personent hodie"*    Cambridge          Collegium        0:01:40
German/Rutter                       Singers/John       COLCD-111
10:00:00 pm--10:59:40 pm
Trad          Carol, "O du          Elisabeth          EMI/Ang          0:02:13
German/Macker fr”hliche!"*          Schwarzkopf, s;    CDM7-63574-2
ras                                 Ambrosian Sngrs,
                                    es Mackerras
Trad          Children's Song,      Elisabeth          EMI/Ang          0:02:51
German/Brahms "Sandm„nnchen"*       Schwarzkopf, s;    CDM7-63574-2
                                    Ambrosian Sngrs,
                                    es Mackerras
Brahms        Two Rhapsodies, Op 79 Wilhelm Kempff, p  DG 437374-2 (2)  0:15:20
Leontovich    "Carol of the Bells"*                    EMI/Ang          0:01:27
Shostakovich  Symphony #1 in f, Op  Vienna Sym         Denon CO-78948   0:33:01
              10                    Orch/Eliahu Inbal
Trad English  Carol, "The First     Glen Ellyn         Crystal CD-430   0:01:49
              No‰l"*                Children's Cho,
                                    Chicago Chamber
                                    Brass/Doreen Rao
11:00:00 pm--11:59:40 pm
Trad English  Carol, "Away in a     Gloriae Dei        Gloriae Dei      0:05:32
              manger"*              Ringers            Cantores
                                    (handbells)        GDCD-019
Bach          "Christmas            Soloists; Vienna   Teldec 77610-2   0:23:58
              Oratorio," BWV 248:   Boys' Cho,         (2)
              Part V                Concentus
Trad English  Carol, "Good King     Paul Plunkett,     Guild GMCD-7103  0:01:38
              Wenceslas"*           tr; Rudolf Lutz, o
Schumann      "Kinderszenen," Op 15 Martha Argerich, p DG 410653-2      0:18:42
Trad          Carol, "O Come All    King's College     EMI/Ang          0:04:45
English/Willc Ye Faithful"          Cho Cambridge,     CDM5-66241-2
ocks                                Philip Jones
Trad          "Sussex Carol"*       Memphis Boychoir   Pro Organo       0:01:50
English/Willc                       & Chamber          CD-7073
ocks                                Cho/John Ayer
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