A Christmas Wish / Johansson, Gothenburg Youth Choir

Release Date: 1/4/2019
Label: Footprint
Catalog Number: FRCD 102
Performer: Joakim Kallhed
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Number of Discs: 1

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$16.99
Notes and Editorial Reviews
Footprint Records is proud to present a very special Christmas gift: the album ‘A Christmas Wish,’ performed by the Gothenburg Youth Choir under the choral direction of Anne Johansson. The Gothenburg Youth Choir, one of Sweden’s most acclaimed, consists of boys and girls between the ages of 16 and 25. Anne Johansson, who has dedicated her professional life to teaching secondary-school children to sing, is an authority on young voices. The album contains arrangements of traditional Christmas songs from Sweden and France, as well as compositions by Benjamin Britten, Max Reger, and others- it is the perfect accompaniment to the Yuletide season. The Gothenburg Youth Choir wishes you and your family a very Merry Christmas!
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1. A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28: Excerpt(s) by Benjamin Britten
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1942 ; England
1. Staffansvisor by Traditional
Conductor: Anne Johansson
2. Angelus ad Virginem by Anonymous
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: Medieval
Written: 13th Century ; England
2. Staffan och Herodes by Traditional
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: Romantic
3. Frid på jord by Sofia Karlsson
3. Det är en ros utsprungen by Anonymous
Conductor: Anne Johansson
4. Candlelight Carol by John Rutter
Performer: Joakim Kallhed (Piano)
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1984 ; England
4. Marias vaggsång by Max Reger
Conductor: Anne Johansson
5. Betlehems stjärna (Star of Bethlehem) by Ivar Widéen
Conductor: Anne Johansson
5. Marias Vaggvisa by Fredrik Sixten
Conductor: Anne Johansson
6. Personent hodie by Traditional
Performer: Joakim Kallhed (Piano)
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Written: 14th Cent ;
7. Jul, jul stralande jul by Gustaf Nordqvist
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: Romantic
8. Noël nouvelet by Traditional
Conductor: Anne Johansson
9. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: Classical
Written: 1818 ; Austria
10. Veni, Veni Emmanuel by Anonymous
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: Medieval
11. Christmas Songs (5), Op. 1: no 4, Give me no splendour, gold or pomp by Jean Sibelius
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1895-1909 ; Finland
12. Jul, jul stralande jul by Gustaf Nordqvist
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: Romantic
13. Noël nouvelet by Traditional
Conductor: Anne Johansson
14. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: Classical
Written: 1818 ; Austria
15. Veni, Veni Emmanuel by Anonymous
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: Medieval
16. Christmas Songs (5), Op. 1: no 4, Give me no splendour, gold or pomp by Jean Sibelius
Conductor: Anne Johansson
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1895-1909 ; Finland
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