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The Ultimate Classical Christmas Album Of All Time

43 songs (2 hours and 13 minutes) Released on August 27, 2002
Disc 1
1
I Wonder as I Wander (Vocal)
Emily Van Evera & Andrew Parrott
2:19
2
Villancico de navidad
John Williams
3:06
3
O Little Town of Bethlehem (Vocal)
Eileen Farrell
3:34
4
Hänsel und Gretel: Abendsegen
Leonard Bernstein
3:44
5
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen
Frederica von Stade
4:02
6
The Coventry Carol (Vocal)
Eileen Farrell & Luther Henderson & His Orchestra
1:48
7
Good People All, This Christmastide (Vocal)
Andrew Parrott
3:19
8
Watts's Cradle Hymn (Vocal)
Martin Neary
5:58
9
Concerto Grosso in G Minor Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": VI. Largo. Pastorale ad libitum
Richard Kapp & Philharmonia Virtuosi of New York
4:11
10
O Tannenbaum (Instrumental)
Rita Ford's Music Boxes
1:33
11
It Came Upon A Midnight Clear (Vocal)
Eileen Farrell
2:53
12
Largo from Concerto in F minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 8 "L'Inverno" (Instrumental)
Pinchas Zukerman & The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
2:36
13
Ave Maria (Vocal)
Eugene Ormandy, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Robert Page & Temple University Concert Choir
4:42
14
Pie Jesu from Requiem, Op. 48 (Vocal)
Andrew Davis, Lucia Popp & The Philharmonia Orchestra
3:38
15
Ich steh' an deiner Krippen hier (I stand here by thy crib) (Choral) from Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 (Vocal)
Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart, Bach Collegium Stuttgart & Helmuth Rilling
1:08
16
Lullay My Liking
E. Power Biggs & Gregg Smith Singers
4:25
17
What Child Is This? (Greensleeves) (Instrumental)
Jean-Pierre Rampal
4:45
18
O Come, O Come, Emanuel (Vocal)
Eugene Ormandy & The Philadelphia Orchestra
3:32
19
Silent Night
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir
4:34
20
Wiegenlied "Guten Abend, gut Nacht" Op. 49, No. 4
Angelika Kirchschlager
1:43
Disc 2
1
Hallelujah Chorus from Messiah, HWV 56 (Vocal)
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir, The Philadelphia Orchestra & Eugene Ormandy
3:56
2
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Eugene Ormandy & The Philadelphia Orchestra
3:11
3
Cantique de nöel (O Holy Night)
Plácido Domingo & Luciano Pavarotti
3:52
4
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Eugene Ormandy & The Philadelphia Orchestra
3:18
5
Little Drummer Boy "Carol of the Drum" (Vocal)
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir
2:34
6
Deus in adjutorium from Vespers Of The Blessed Virgin (1610) (Instrumental)
The Canadian Brass, New York Philharmonic Brass, Boston Symphony Orchestra Brass & Kazuyoshi Akiyama
2:13
7
Laudemus te from Gloria in D Major, RV 589 (Vocal)
La Grande Ecurie Et La Chambre Du Roy
2:36
8
German Dance in C Major, K. 605, No. 3 "The Sleigh Ride"
Leonard Bernstein
2:32
9
Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly
The Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
1:04
10
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Vocal)
Andrew Parrott
2:41
11
Gesù Bambino
Marilyn Horne
4:22
12
O Come, All Ye Faithful (Voice)
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir
3:36
13
The First Noël
Eugene Ormandy & The Philadelphia Orchestra
3:34
14
Ding Dong! Merrily On High (Vocal)
The Choral Guild of Atlanta
2:01
15
March from The Nutcracker Ballet, Op. 71 (Act I) (Instrumental)
The Philadelphia Orchestra & Eugene Ormandy
2:16
16
Exsultate, jubilate, K. 165 (158a): I. Allegro (Exsultate)
Pinchas Zukerman
4:51
17
Canzon Septimi Toni No. 2
The Philadelphia Brass Ensemble & The Chicago Brass Ensemble
2:48
18
Die Menge der Engel (The Hosts of Angels) from Historia der Geburt Jesu Christi/History of the Birth of Jesus Christ, SWV 435, 435A (Excerpt)
Kammerchor Stuttgart, Musica Fiata Köln, Barockorchester Stuttgart & Frieder Bernius
1:59
19
Joy To The World
The Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
1:11
20
Once, in Royal David's City (Vocal)
The Chestnut Brass Company
2:35
21
O Sanctissima (O du fröhliche)
Eugene Ormandy & The Philadelphia Orchestra
3:27
22
Angels We Have Heard On High
Marilyn Horne & The Mormon Tabernacle Choir
2:44
23
Magnificat from Magnificat in D Major, BWV 243 (Vocal)
Arleen Augér, Ann Murray, Helen Watts, Bach-Collegium Stuttgart & Helmuth Rilling
3:04