DescriptionGenre: Rock & Pop
Artist/Group Name: Robert Shaw (Conductor/Chorus Director)
Release Date: 10/25/1990
Original Release Date: 1987
Length of CD: 70:6
Label: BMG (distributor)
Total Time: 70:6
1. Work(s): Medley: Good Christian Men, Rejoice / Silent Night / Patapan / O Come,
|2. It Came Upon a Midnight Clear|
|3. O come, O come, Emmanuel (Veni, veni, emmanuel), carol|
|4. Shepherd's Carol|
|5. Go Tell It on the Mountain, Christmas song (American)|
|6. Work(s): Medley: O Sanctissima / Joy to the World / Away in a Manger / Fum, Fum|
|7. I Wonder As I Wander (American)|
|8. We Three Kings of Orient Are|
|9. Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day (English)|
|10. Work(s): Medley: What Child Is This? / Hark! The Herald Angels Sing / Bring a T|
|11. Coventry Carol (2): "Lully, Lulla, Thou Little Tiny Child"|
|12. God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen (English)|
|13. Es ist ein Ros entsprungen (Lo, How A Rose E'er Blooming) (Alte geistliche Kirchenges?ng 1599)|
|14. Carol of the Bells|
|15. Work(s): Medley: Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light / The First Nowell / O|
Personnel: Al Chernet (lute); Robert Arnold (organ).
Audio Remasterer: Arthur M. Fierro.
Recording information: 05/24/1957-07/26/1963.
Editors: Robert Shaw ; Alice Parker .
Photographer: Wernher Krutein.
Arrangers: John W. Work II; W.H. Cummings; Robert Shaw ; Martin Shaw ; Robert Russell Bennett; Alice Parker ; Peter J. Wilhousky.
Festival of Carols features Robert Shaw performing a variety of holiday favorites. Featured songs include the album-opening "Medley," "It Came Upon a Midnight Clear," "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel," and "Shepherd's Carol," in addition to 11 others. Those who appreciate Shaw's music should find this a lovely addition to the holiday season. ~ Jason Birchmeier
Recording Type: ADD