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 COMPOSER            WORK             PERFORMER(S)        SOURCE        TIMING
12:00:00 am--12:59:40 am (All times ET)
Trad English  Carol, "Away in a     Paul Plunkett,     Guild GMCD-7103  0:02:17
              manger"*              cornet; Rudolf
                                    Lutz, o
Trad German   Carol, "O du          Paul Plunkett,     Guild GMCD-7103  0:03:24
              frĒhliche!"*          tr; Rudolf Lutz, o
Ralph Hunter  Carol medley, "Sing   Gloriae Dei        Gloriae Dei      0:17:28
              Noel"                 Cantores/Elizabeth Cantores
                                     Patterson         GDCD-105
Anon 15th c   Carol, "Nowell Sing   The Scholars       Unicorn RHS-318  0:01:36
English       We"*
Sibelius      "Scenes historiques"  Royal Phil/Thomas  EMI/Ang          0:18:23
              Suite #2, Op 66       Beecham            CDM7-63397-2
Holst         Four Choruses         Holst              Hyperion         0:11:59
              (Carols), Op 34       Singers/Stephen    CDA-66705
Trad English  Carol, "God Rest Ye   Hollywood Bowl     EMI/Ang          0:01:48
              Merry, Gentlemen"*    Sym Orch/Carmen    CDM5-66087-2
01:00:00 am--01:59:40 am
Bach          Chorale Prelude,      James Dale, o      Richardson       0:05:10
              "Nun komm der Heiden                     Records
              Heiland," BWV 699*                       RRS-70006
Bach          "Christmas            Chance, Crook,     Virgin 90781-2   0:23:42
              Oratorio," BWV 248:   Kooy; Ghent        (2)
              Part III              Collegium Vocale,
Trad          Carol, "Ding, Dong,   The Scholars       Unicorn RHS-318  0:01:49
French/Doveto Merrily on High"*
Dohn nyi      Variations on a       Andras Schiff, p;  Lon 417294-2     0:24:21
              Nursery Song, Op 25   Chicago Sym
                                    Orch/Georg Solti
Trad          Carol, "O My Dere     The Scholars       Unicorn RHS-318  0:01:34
Scottish/Dove Herte"*
02:00:00 am--02:59:40 am
Biber         Mystery Sonatas ("on  Apollo's Fire      Eclectra         0:05:38
              the mysteries of the                     ECCD-2041
              Rosary"): Sonata I,
Bach          Cantata #133, "Ich    Soloists,          DG Archiv        0:18:45
              freue mich in dir"    Monteverdi Cho,    463589-2
                                    English Baroque
                                    Soloists/Sir John
                                    Eliot Gardiner
Buxtehude     Chorale Prelude, "In  Dietrich Prost, o  Berlin           0:03:05
              dulci jubilo"                            Classics
Various       "Nun komm, der        Music of the       Music of the     0:04:58
Renaissance   Heiden Heiland"       Baroque            Baroque MB-109
                                    Orch/Thomas Wikman
Trad German   Carol, "Vom Himmel    Cho/Robert Stolz   BASF BC-21096    0:01:24
Vieuxtemps    Violin Concerto #2    Misha Keylin, v;   Naxos 8.554114   0:20:45
              in f-sharp, Op 19     Jan cek
                                    Phil/Dennis Burkh
Trad French   Carols, "Noie Noie    Jean-Pierre        ASV CDGAU-166    0:01:36
              est venue" & "Nous    Rasle, bagpipes
              sommes en voie"*
03:00:00 am--04:59:40 am
Trad English  Carol, "It came upon  Northwest Boy      Oxymoron         0:05:16
              the midnight clear"*  Cho/Joseph Crnko   OXCD-5336-11294
Gluck         "Orfeo ed Euridice":  James Galway, f;   RCA 63950-2 (2)  0:07:56
              "Dance of the         National
              Blessed Spirits"      Phil/Charles
Praetorius    "Ein Kind geborn zu   Harwood Early      Classic          0:01:31
              Bethlehem"*           Music Ensemble     Digital 1001
Liszt         "Weihnachtsbaum"      Rhondda            Chandos          0:40:14
                                    Gillespie, p       CHAN-6629
Johann Georg  "Joseph lieber,       Harwood Early      Classic          0:01:49
Walther       Joseph mein"*         Music              Digital 1001
DiSavino      Suite of French       Solid Brass        Dorian           0:04:59
              Carols*                                  DOR-90114
Trad French   Carol, "What Shall    Mormon Tabernacle  Telarc CD-80552  0:04:01
              We Give to the Babe   Cho/Craig Jessop
              in the Manger?"
Trad French   Carol, "Angels from   Mormon Tabernacle  Telarc CD-80552  0:04:33
              the Realms of Glory"  Cho/Craig Jessop
Duprā         "Variations on a      David Schrader, o  Cedille          0:10:15
              NoČl, Op 20"          (Pilgrim           CDR-90000015
                                    Church, Duluth,
Trad          Carol, "NoČl          Galliard Brass     Musicmasters     0:01:24
French/Richar nouvelet (Sing we     Ensemble           67175-2
d Price       now of Christmas)"*
Vorisek       Symphony in D         Czech National     Cedille          0:28:00
                                    Sym Orch/Paul      CDR-90000058
Costeley      Carol, "Allon, gay    Robert Shaw        RCA DMC2-1217    0:01:38
              bergeres"*            Cho/Robert Shaw    (2)
05:00:00 am--05:59:40 am
Trad English  Carol, "O Come All    Josā Carreras, t;  Sony SK-89131    0:02:43
              Ye Faithful"*         Luciano
                                    Pavarotti, t;
                                    Vienna Sym
Trad English  Carol, "The Little    Josā Carreras, t;  Sony SK-89131    0:03:01
              Drummer Boy"*         Pl cido Domingo,
                                    t; Vienna Sym
Pietro Yon    Carol, "Gesu Bambino"                    Sony SK-48235    0:03:49
Humperdinck   "HĄnsel und Gretel":  Kathleen Battle,   Sony SK-48235    0:03:38
              "Evening Prayer"      s; Frederica von
                                    Stade, ms; Orch
                                    of St
Rossini       Cello and Double      Mikhail Milman,    Mel              0:12:44
              Bass Duo in D         vc; Grigori        SUCD-1000222
                                    Kovalevsky, db
Nikolai       "Hvalite Imia         Yale Russian       Epiphany EP-9    0:01:43
Diletsky      Ghospodne (Praise     Chorus/Mark Bailey
              the Name of the
Glazunov      "Scänes de ballet,"   Scottish National  Chandos          0:28:19
              Op 52                 Orch/Neeme JĄrvi   CHAN-8804
Sviridov      "Christmas Caroling"* Oregon Repertory   Koch 3-7362-2    0:01:38
06:00:00 am--06:59:40 am
Trad English  Carol, "It came upon  York Minster       Chandos          0:03:28
              the midnight clear"*  Cho/Francis        CHAN-6588
Trad English  Carol, "Good          York Minster       Chandos          0:02:08
              Christian Men,        Cho/Francis        CHAN-6588
              Rejoice"*             Jackson
Schumann      "Waldszenen," Op 82   Valery             Denon CO-75714   0:29:24
                                    Afanassiev, p
Handel        Hymn, "Joy to the     Worcester          Celestial        0:01:29
              World"*               Cathedral          Harmonies
                                    Cho/Donald Hunt    13077-2
Walton        Carol, "Make We Joy   Christ Church      Nimbus NI-5098   0:03:44
              now in this Fest"     Cathedral
Walton        "As You Like It"      London Phil Cho,   EMI/Ang          0:14:33
              (Film score, 1936)    Orch/Carl Davis    CDC7-47944-2
Trad English  "Sussex Carol"*       His Majestie's     Centaur          0:01:49
                                    Clerkes/Anne       CRC-2168
07:00:00 am--07:59:40 am
Reginald      Carol, "When Christ   Bach Cho, Graham   Chandos          0:01:15
Jacques       was born"*            Ashton Brass       CHAN-8973
Mathias       "Bell Carol"*         Bach Cho, Graham   Chandos          0:03:56
                                    Ashton Brass       CHAN-8973
Debussy       "Suite bergamasque"   Zolt n Kocsis, p   Phi 412118-2     0:17:24
Anon 13th c   Carol, "Angelus ad    Monteverdi         Phi 462050-2     0:01:40
English/Hughe Virginem"*            Cho/John Eliot
s/Grainger                          Gardiner
Craig         "The Twelve Days of   Pittsburgh Bach    Clarion          0:10:47
Courtney      Christmas"            Cho, Pittsburgh    CLR-903-CD
                                    Sym Brass/Brady
Glazunov      Violin Concerto in    Maxim Vengerov,    Teldec 90881-2   0:19:40
              a, Op 82              v; Berlin
Pierpont/Will "Jingle Bells"*       Pittsburgh Bach    Clarion          0:01:52
cocks                               Cho/Brady R.       CLR-903-CD
08:00:00 am--08:59:40 am
Anon 14th c   "In dulci jubilo,"    Harvard            Northeastern     0:04:46
German/B      with organ settings   University Cho;    NR-251-CD
Gesius        by Bach and           Murray Forbes
              Buxtehude*            Somerville, o
Schumann      Three Romances, Op 94 John Anderson,     ASV CDWHL-2100   0:12:34
                                    ob; Gordon Back, p
Trad          Carol, "Joseph        Tower              Mac Music 2000   0:01:30
German/Peters lieber, Joseph mein"* Brass/Matthew
on                                  Comerford
Strauss       Six Songs, Op 56:     Elisabeth          EMI/Ang          0:06:33
              #6, "Die heiligen     Schwarzkopf, s;    CDM7-64896-2
              drei KĒnige"          Berlin Radio Sym
                                    Orch/George Szell
Strauss       Violin Sonata in      Midori, v; Robert  Sony SK-46742    0:28:38
              E-Flat, Op 18         McDonald, p
Trad          Spritual, "Go, Tell   Robert Shaw        RCA DMC2-1217    0:01:31
Afro-American it on the Mountain"*  Cho/Robert Shaw    (2)
09:00:00 am--09:59:40 am
Trad English  "The Twelve Days of   Chicago Sym        Vox 7501         0:03:07
              Christmas"*           Brass/Barry
                                    Faldner; Thomas
                                    Weisflog, o
Trad English  Carol, "O Little      Chicago Sym        Vox 7501         0:02:32
              Town of Bethlehem"*   Brass/Barry
                                    Faldner; Thomas
                                    Weisflog, o
Mozart        "Dixit et             Mei, s;            Teldec 93025-2   0:11:00
              Magnificat," K 193    Azesberger, t;
              (186g)                Schoenberg Cho,
                                    Vienna Concentus
Leopold       "Musical Sleigh Ride" WĀrttemberg        Turn TV-34134-S  0:09:33
Mozart                              Chamber Orch/JĒrg
Trad American Carol, "Jingle        Chicago Sym        Vox 7501         0:01:25
              Bells"*               Brass/Barry
                                    Faldner; Thomas
                                    Weisflog, o
Sergei        Piano Concerto #4 in  Viktor Eresko, p;  Mel/BMG          0:27:10
Rachmaninoff  g, Op 40              USSR Sym           40068-2 (2)
Trad          "Carol of the Bells"* Duquesne           Duquesne         0:01:36
Ukrainian/Wil                       University Chbr    University
housky                              Singers/Brady R.   DUQCS-03-2
10:00:00 pm--10:59:40 pm
Bach          "Christmas            Academy of         Ois 410179-2     0:05:12
              Oratorio," BWV 248:   Ancient
              Sinfonia*             Music/Christopher
Bach          Two-Violin Concerto   Simon Standage,    DG Archiv        0:14:42
              in d, BWV 1043        Elizabeth          413634-2 (3)
                                    Wilcock, v's;
Jessel        "Parade of the        Canadian Brass     RCA 62683-2      0:03:17
              Wooden Soldiers"
Katherine     "The Little Drummer   Canadian Brass     RCA 62683-2      0:03:49
Davis         Boy"
Bennett       "Out of your sleep    Ely Cathedral      Herald           0:01:40
              arise and wake"*      Cho/Paul Trepte    HAVPCD-143
Praetorius    Chorale, "Wie schĒn   Hassler            MD+G             0:02:42
              leuchtet der          Consort/Franz Raml Recordings
              Morgenstern"                             6140660-2
Reger         Fantasy on "Wie       Paul Fejko, o      Arkay AR-6160    0:23:16
              schĒn leuchtet uns
              der Morgenstern," Op
Trad          Carol, "O Come        Philadelphia       CBS MK-7033      0:01:40
American/Kazd Emmanuel"*            Brass Ensemble
11:00:00 pm--11:59:40 pm
Rossini       "Echantillon du       Paolo Giacometti,  Channel          0:05:11
              Chant de NoČl Ö       p                  Classics
              l'italienne"*                            CCS-16098
Rossini       String Sonata #1 in G B Garlitsky, A     Mel              0:15:34
                                    Durgaryan, v's; M  SUCD-1000222
                                    Milman, vc; G
                                    Kovalevsky, db
Trad          Short Fantasy on a    Yolanda            Telarc CD-80446  0:01:24
Neapolitan/Ko Neapolitan Carol*     Kondonassis, h
Daquin        "NoČl sur les flĖtes" Marie-Claire       Erato ECD-88161  0:06:05
                                    Alain, o
Saint-SaČns   Piano Trio #1 in F,   Rembrandt Trio     Dorian           0:26:14
              Op 18                                    DOR-90187
M-A           "NoČls for            Apollo's Fire      Eclectra         0:01:52
Charpentier   Instruments": "Or                        ECCD-2041
              nous dites, Marie"*
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