1 CD / Channel Classics / 1999-10-01Works: Christmas Traditional: Wie schon leuchtet der Morgenstern (How Brightly Shines The Morning Star) (German); Gloria in Excelsis Deo; Michael Praetorius: Musae Sioniae; Samuel Scheidt: O Jesulein sü...
Performers: Dirksen, Pieter
Conductors: Veldhoven, Jos van
Ensemble: Netherlands Bach Society; Netherlands Bach Society Choir
In the 16th and 17th century, composers in southern Europe frequently chose theatrical settings of the already inherently dramatic Christmas story while northern European composers...continue...
Includes work(s): hoe schoon lichtet de morghen ster (sweel by various composers.
Includes work(s): vom himmel hoch da komm ich her (m. praet by various composers....continue...