The Ultimate Classical Christmas / Ma, Domingo, Battle

Album Summary

>Traditional, Christmas : Ding Dong! Merrily on High (French)
>Wade, John Francis : O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste fideles)
>Praetorious, Michael : Musae Sioniae
>Handel, George Frideric : Joy to the World (theme by Handel)
>Gounod, Charles : Ave Maria
>Schubert, Franz : Ave Maria
>Yon, Pietro : Gesu bambino
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Cantata no 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben" BWV 147
>Barrios-Mangoré, Agustin : Villancico de Navidad, for guitar
>Bernard, Felix : Winter Wonderland
>Adam, Adolphe [Composer] : Cantique de Noel for voice & orchestra ("Minuit, Chretiens," "O Holy Night")
>Traditional, Christmas : O du frohliche, o du selige, gnadenbringende Weihnachtszeit, carol (tune "O Sanctissima")
>Domingo, Placido : Children of Christmas
>Reger, Max [Composer] : Maria Wiegenlied (Mary's Lullaby
>Gruber, Franz : Silent Night
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Exsultate jubilate, K 165 (158a)
>Traditional, Christmas : We Wish You a Merry Christmas (English)
Performers Conductors Ensembles Composers
Notes & Reviews:

Includes work(s): medley: the christmas song / have yoursel by various composers.



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Works Details

>Traditional, Christmas : Ding Dong! Merrily on High (French)
  • Performer: Charlotte Church
  • Conductor: Sian Edwards
  • Running Time: 2 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Medieval
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: circa 1588

>Wade, John Francis : O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste fideles)
  • Performers: Placido Domingo (Tenor); José Carreras (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Vjekoslav Sutej
  • Running Time: 2 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1751

>Praetorious, Michael : Musae Sioniae
  • Performer: Frederica Von Stade
  • Conductor: Andre Previn
  • Running Time: 4 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Written: 1600

>Handel, George Frideric : Joy to the World (theme by Handel)
  • Ensemble: Wynton Marsalis Septet
  • Running Time: 2 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1742

>Gounod, Charles : Ave Maria
  • Performers: Yo-Yo Ma (Cello); Bobby McFerrin (Voice)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: circa 1852

>Schubert, Franz : Ave Maria
  • Performer: Joshua Bell (Violin)
  • Conductor: Michael Stern
  • Running Time: 4 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1825

>Yon, Pietro : Gesú bambino
  • Performer: Ying Huang (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Steven Mercurio
  • Running Time: 3 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1917

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Cantata no 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben" BWV 147 :: Jesus, Bleibet Meine Freude (
  • Performers: Yo-Yo Ma (Cello); Ton Koopman (Harpsichord)
  • Conductor: Ton Koopman
  • Running Time: 2 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 07/02/1723

>Agustín Barrios-Mangoré (1885 - 1944) : Villancico de Navidad, for guitar
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Vocal

>Bernard, Felix : Winter Wonderland
  • Ensemble: Wynton Marsalis Septet
  • Running Time: 2 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1934

>Adam, Adolphe [Composer] : Cantique de Noël for voice & orchestra ("Minuit, Chrétiens," "O Holy Night")
  • Performers: Placido Domingo (Tenor); Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Steven Mercurio
  • Running Time: 3 min. 55 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1851

>Traditional, Christmas : O du fröhliche, o du selige, gnadenbringende Weihnachtszeit, carol (tune "O Sanctissima")
  • Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
  • Running Time: 3 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: by 1792

>Plácido Domingo (1941 - ) : Children of Christmas
  • Performers: Michael Bolton (Tenor); Placido Domingo (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Steven Mercurio
  • Running Time: 3 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Christmas

>Reger, Max [Composer] : Maria Wiegenlied (Mary's Lullaby :: "Maria sitzt am Rosenhag"), song for voice & piano (or orchestra),
  • Performers: Kathleen Battle; Frederica Von Stade
  • Conductor: Andre Previn
  • Running Time: 2 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1912

>Gruber, Franz : Silent Night
  • Performer: Marilyn Horne
  • Conductor: Jerold Ottley
  • Running Time: 3 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1818

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Exsultate jubilate, K 165 (158a) :: Alleluja
  • Performer: Kathleen Battle
  • Conductor: Andre Previn
  • Running Time: 2 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1773

>Traditional, Christmas : We Wish You a Merry Christmas (English)
  • Conductor: John Williams
  • Running Time: 1 min. 54 sec.
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 15th Century