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What a Wonderful Christmas

Album Summary

>Traditional, Christmas : Ding Dong! Merrily on High (French)
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing"
>Adam, Adolphe : Cantique de Noël, for voice & orchestra ("Minuit, Chrétiens," "O Holy Night")
>Traditional, Christmas : O You Joyous
>Blane, Ralph : Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (for the film Meet Me in St. Louis)
>Holst, Gustav : In the bleak mid-winter
>Traditional, Christmas : Coventry Carol ("Lully, Lulla, Thou Little Tiny Child") (English)
>Handel, George Frideric : Joy to the World (theme by Handel)
>Blake, Howard : The Snowman
>Weiss, George : What a Wonderful World
>Hymnal, New English : Thine be the glory (tune Maccabeaus, after Handel), no 120
>Kaski, Heino : Mökit nukkuu lumiset (The cottages sleep beneath the snow), carol
>Raninen, Aarno : Tule joulu kultainen (Come, glorious Christmas), carol
>Sibelius, Jean : En etsi valtaa, loistoa
>Ampuja, Raine : Christmas with Sibelius, medley for military band
>Gruber, Franz : Silent Night
>Luther, Martin : From East to West (Tune
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Composers
Notes & Reviews:

Personnel: Jouko Harjanne (trumpet).

Recording information: Oulujoki Church (05/06/2008-05/09/2008).



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Works Details

>Traditional, Christmas : Ding Dong! Merrily on High (French)
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 2 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Medieval
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: circa 1588

>Mendelssohn, Felix : Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing"
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Notes: Composition written: 1840.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1840

>Adam, Adolphe : Cantique de Noël, for voice & orchestra ("Minuit, Chrétiens," "O Holy Night")
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 4 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1851

>Traditional, Christmas : O You Joyous
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 3 min. 22 sec.
  • Form: Christmas

>Blane, Ralph : Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (for the film Meet Me in St. Louis)
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Hugh Martin (1914 - 2011).
  • Running Time: 3 min. 55 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: circa 1944

>Holst, Gustav : In the bleak mid-winter
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 4 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1904-1905

>Traditional, Christmas : Coventry Carol ("Lully, Lulla, Thou Little Tiny Child") (English)
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 4 min. 19 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1498

>Handel, George Frideric : Joy to the World (theme by Handel)
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 3 min. 1 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1742

>Blake, Howard : The Snowman
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 3 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1981

>Weiss, George : What a Wonderful World
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Bob Thiele (1922 - 1996).
  • Running Time: 5 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Christmas

>Hymnal, New English : Thine be the glory (tune Maccabeaus, after Handel), no 120
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 4 min. 4 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Christmas

>Kaski, Heino : Mökit nukkuu lumiset (The cottages sleep beneath the snow), carol
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 3 min. 59 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Christmas

>Raninen, Aarno : Tule joulu kultainen (Come, glorious Christmas), carol
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 2 min. 57 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Christmas

>Sibelius, Jean : En etsi valtaa, loistoa
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 5 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1935

>Ampuja, Raine : Christmas with Sibelius, medley for military band
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 4 min. 33 sec.
  • Form: Christmas

>Gruber, Franz : Silent Night
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Petri Junna
  • Running Time: 3 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1818

>Luther, Martin : From East to West (Tune :: Vom Himmel Hoch) (New English Hymnal 20)
  • Performer: Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 37 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Christmas