Playlist for Wednesday, December 23, 2015
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12:01 AM: Samuel Holyoke:
How Beauteous Are Their Feet

Columbus Consort
Channel Classics 5693
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12:06 AM: Franz Liszt:
Les Preludes

Berlin Philharmonic
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
DG 413587
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12:24 AM: George Frideric Handel:
Messiah: Comfort ye, my people

Academy of Ancient Music
Stephen Cleobury, conductor
Allan Clayton, tenor
EMI 68156
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12:31 AM: Claude Debussy:
String Quartet

Brodsky Quartet
Chandos 10717
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1:01 AM: Traditional:
The Darkest Midnight in December

Choir of Westminster Abbey
David Chatterley, hurdy-gurdy
Sony 62688
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1:06 AM: John Rutter:
Christmas Carol Medley

Ambrosian Singers
Vaughan Meakins, conductor
Intersound 2856
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1:23 AM: Albert Perilhou:
La vierge a la creche (The Virgin at the Cradle)

La Pieta
Angele Dubeau, conductor
Analekta 8730
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1:27 AM: Sasha Johnson Manning:
Two Tree Carols: Christbaum

Saint Louis Chamber Chorus
Philip Barnes, conductor
Regent 373
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1:34 AM: Franz Liszt:
Weihnachtsbaum (Christmas Tree Suite)

Leslie Howard, piano
Hyperion 67233
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2:01 AM: Gregorian Chant:
Hodie Christus natus est

New York Polyphony
Avie 2141
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2:01 AM: John Rutter:
Five Meditations: What Sweeter Music

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
John Rutter, conductor
London/Decca 1821
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2:06 AM: Christmas Music:
Christmas Medley

Vasari Singers
Jeremy Backhouse, conductor
Martin Ford, organ
Naxos 573030
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2:33 AM: Adolphe Adam:
O Holy Night (Cantique du Noel)

Adagio Trio
Adagio Trio 2
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2:38 AM: Rihards Dubra:
Our Lords Nativity

New York Latvian Concert Choir
Andres Jansons, conductor
Viesturs Jansons, tenor
Albany 1040
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3:01 AM: John Jacob Niles:
I Wonder as I Wander

Sumi Jo, soprano
Warner 69737
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3:02 AM: Traditional Irish:
Early in the Morning/The Ivy Leaf/Christmas Comes But Once a Year

Quadriga Consort
DHM 75722
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3:06 AM: Pietro Locatelli:
Concerto Grosso

I Solisti Italiani
Denon 78912
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3:22 AM: Traditional Spanish:
A La Nanita Nana

MAYA
Perspectives 1
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3:25 AM: Gaspar Fernandes:
Xicochi (Go to sleep, little babe)

Seattle Pro Musica
Karen P. Thomas, conductor
SPM 9807
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3:28 AM: Anonymous:
A Medieval Christmas

Folger Consort
Bard 9106
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3:50 AM: George Chadwick:
Noel

Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
Raymond Leppard, conductor
Hidetaro Suzuki, violin
London/Decca 458157
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4:01 AM: Coots/Autry:
Santa Claus Medley

Ayako Shinozaki, harp
Sony 62677
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4:06 AM: Traditional:
Christmas Medley

Seraphic Fire
Patrick Dupre Quigley, conductor
SFM 107
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4:18 AM: Carl Davis:
A Christmas Carol

Northern Ballet Theater Orchestra
John Pryce-Jones, conductor
Naxos 553495
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4:37 AM: Annibale Stabile:
Quaeramus cum pastoribus

Marian Consort
Rory McCleery, conductor
Delphian 34145
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4:43 AM: Various:
Variations on Vom Himmel hoch

Ludwig Guttler Brass Ensemble
Ludwig Guttler, conductor
Berlin 1037
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4:48 AM: Johann Sebastian Bach:
Choral Variations on Vom Himmel hoch

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Seiji Ozawa, conductor
Philips 432092
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5:01 AM: Traditional:
O Little Town of Bethlehem

Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80446
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5:03 AM: Traditional:
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen

Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80446
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5:06 AM: Traditional Spanish:
Riu, Riu, Chiu

Cantus
Cantus 1102
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5:08 AM: Agustin Barrios:
Villancico de Navidad (Christmas Carol)

John Williams, guitar
Sony 14332
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5:11 AM: Juan Garcia de Zespedes:
Convidando esta la noche

Ensemble Caprice
Matthias Maute, conductor
Analekta 9957
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5:16 AM: John Rutter:
Dormi Jesu (Sleep, Jesus)

Polyphony
Stephen Layton, conductor
Hyperion 67245
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5:22 AM: Ottorino Respighi:
Three Botticelli Pictures: Adoration of the Magi

Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
Telarc 80309
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5:32 AM: Christmas Music:
The Peace of Christmas

City of London Sinfonia
John Rutter, conductor
Collegium 111
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6:02 AM: Frank Denson:
Make a Joyful Noise

Empire Brass and Friends
EMI 49097
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6:06 AM: Traditional:
A British Carol Collection I

The Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge
Richard Marlow, conductor
Sony 50377
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6:20 AM: Charles Ives:
A Christmas Carol

Chanticleer
Erato 24468
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6:23 AM: Aaron Copland:
Tender Land: Suite

Phoenix Symphony
James Sedares, conductor
KOCH 7092
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6:45 AM: Robert Russell Bennett:
The Many Moods of Christmas (3)

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Chorus
Telarc 80087
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7:02 AM: William L. Dawson:
Hail Mary!

Vocal Arts Ensemble of Cincinnati
Earl Rivers, conductor
VocalArts 2920
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7:06 AM: Various:
Guitar Christmas Suite

Small-Torres Guitar Duo
For Unto Us (Messiah)/Jesu,Joy of Mans
Shadow Mtn 55882
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7:18 AM: John Rutter:
The John Rutter Christmas Album (2)

City of London Sinfonia
John Rutter, conductor
The Cambridge Singers
Collegium 510
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7:31 AM: Arcangelo Corelli:
Christmas Concerto

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 429390
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7:46 AM: Various:
Christmas with Crouch End Festival Chorus

City of Prague Philharmonic
Evan Jolly and Paul Batesman, conductor
O Come, Silent, Manger, Sleigh
Silva 6049
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8:02 AM: Franz Biebl:
Ave Maria

Chanticleer
Chanticleer Records 001
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8:09 AM: Arthur Sullivan:
Christmas Revels

RTE Sinfonietta - Dublin
Andrew Penny, conductor
Marco Polo 223677
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8:24 AM: Various:
Christmas with the Copley Singers Suite IV

Copley Singers
Brian Jones, conductor
Brian Jones, piano and organ
Gothic 49283
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8:36 AM: Johann Sebastian Bach:
Christmas Oratorio:Choruses

English Baroque Soloists
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Monteverdi Choir
DG 439885
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8:55 AM: Traditional arr. Harbison:
12 Days of Christmas

Canadian Brass
BWE 196
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9:00 AM: Richard Addinsell:
Music from "A Christmas Carol" film

Royal Philharmonic
David Newman, conductor
Ambrosian Chorus
Telarc 88801
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9:15 AM: George Frideric Handel:
"Hallelujah Concerto"

Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Marie-Claire Alain, organ
BostonSky 136
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9:31 AM: Benjamin Britten:
Ceremony of Carols

Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Robert Shaw, conductor
Telarc 80461
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9:56 AM: Franz Gruber:
Silent Night

Adagio Trio
AdagioTrio 2
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10:00 AM: Traditional:
Brass Carols

Pittsburg Symphony Brass
Four Winds 3022
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10:09 AM: Traditional:
Richard Stoltzman Christmas Suite

Guildhall String Ensemble
Robert Salter, conductor
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
RCA 61272
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10:26 AM: Marcel Tournier:
Six Noels for Harp

Emily Mitchell, harp
JMR 20
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10:36 AM: Muzio Clementi:
Piano Concerto in C

Philharmonia
Francesco dAvalos, conductor
Pietro Spada, piano
ASV 802
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11:00 AM: Felix Mendelssohn:
Christmas

Munich Radio Orchestra
John Georgiadis, conductor
James Galway, flute
RCA 60736
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11:08 AM: Traditional:
Carol Suite

Academy Chorus and Orchestra
Sir Neville Marriner, conductor
OCome;Ding;Bleak;Orator;Once;Sus
Philips 442141
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11:25 AM: Traditional:
I Wonder as I Wander

Adagio Trio
Kathryn Daniels, flute
Adagio Trio 99
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11:31 AM: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:
Symphony #39

Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, conductor
Virgin 61451
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12:00 PM: Traditional:
Joy to the World

Handel and Haydn Society
Harry Christophers, conductor
Coro 16117
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12:02 PM: Robert Russell Bennett:
The Many Moods of Christmas (1)

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Chorus
Telarc 80087
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12:15 PM: Antonin Dvorak:
Serenade for Strings

Rotterdam Chamber Orchestra
Conrad van Alphen, conductor
Telarc 80623
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12:45 PM: Traditional:
Christmas Carol Suite II

The Cincinnati May Festival Chorus
Robert Porco, conductor
May Festival Chorus 0101
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12:55 PM: Dimitri Tiomkin:
Its A Wonderful Life

Royal Philharmonic
David Newman, conductor
Telarc 88801
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1:00 PM: Leroy Anderson:
Suite of Carols for Brass Choir

BBC Concert Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Naxos 559357
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1:12 PM: Various:
Ultimate Classical Christmas (2)

Various Artists
HarkHeraldAngels/Jesu,JoyofMans
Sony 87771
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1:22 PM: Traditional:
Carols for Flute and Harp (II)

Linda Chatterton, flute
LaFlautist 2039
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1:36 PM: Franz Joseph Haydn:
Symphony #96 "Miracle"

Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
Denon 18079
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2:00 PM: Various:
Christmas with Crouch End Festival Chorus

City of Prague Philharmonic
Evan Jolly and Paul Batesman, conductor
Hark, Nowell, God Rest, Holly
Silva 6049
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2:12 PM: Rick Sowash:
A Christmas Rondo

Kris Frankenfeld, violin
Sowash 11
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2:23 PM: Ludwig van Beethoven:
Symphony #4

German Chamber Philharmonic
Paavo Jarvi, conductor
RCA 21418
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2:55 PM: Harold Darke:
In The Bleak Midwinter

Adagio Trio
AdagioTrio 2
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3:00 PM: Regney and Shane arr. Simeone:
Do You Hear What I Hear?

Los Angeles Master Chorale and Sinfonia
Paul Salamunovich, conductor
RCM 19605
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3:03 PM: Marc-Antoine Charpentier:
Noels for Instruments

Kings Violins
Bernard Labadie, conductor
Dorian 90180
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3:19 PM: Camille Saint-Saens:
Symphony

Orchestra of French Radio and TV
Jean Martinon, conductor
EMI 62643
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3:45 PM: Traditional:
Cambridge Singers Carol Suite I

Cambridge Singers
John Rutter, conductor
Holly/MaidMary/SommersetWassail
Collegium 512
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4:00 PM: William Billings:
Fuging Tune: Bethlehem

Anonymous 4
HMU 807453
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4:03 PM: Traditional:
String Quartet Carols

Manor House String Quartet
3 Ships, 3 Kings, Ding Dong
Manor House Music 002
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4:14 PM: Traditional:
A British Carol Collection IV

The Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge
Richard Marlow, conductor
Tracks 3, 11, 13
Sony 50377
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4:21 PM: Franz Schubert:
Symphony #8 "Unfinished"

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
DG 427645
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4:48 PM: Niels Gade:
Christmas Eve Suite

Orchestra of the Mill
Andrew Penny, conductor
Lydian 18132
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5:02 PM: John Henry Hopkins:
We Three Kings

Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
John Morris Russell, conductor
Fanfare Cincinnati 001
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5:05 PM: Traditional:
String Quartet Carols

Arturo Delmoni and Friends
Listen 50001
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5:15 PM: Traditional:
Carols with St. Pauls Cathedral Choir II

St. Pauls Cathedral Choir
Andrew Carwood, conductor
London 4789225
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5:24 PM: Johannes Brahms:
Serenade #2 in A major

Gewandhaus Orchestra
Riccardo Chailly, conductor
London 4786775
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5:52 PM: Frederick Delius:
Sleigh Ride

Northern Sinfonia of England
Richard Hickox, conductor
EMI 65067
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6:01 PM: Arr. Ben Hausmann:
Coventry Carol

Seattle Symphony
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Naxos 572673
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6:06 PM: Peter Tchaikovsky:
Nutcracker Suite

Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Charles Dutoit, conductor
London 417300
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6:30 PM: Johann Sebastian Bach:
Concerto for Oboe and Violin

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Julia Fischer, conductor
Julia Fischer, violin
London B0012490
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6:45 PM: Ralph Vaughan Williams:
Fantasia on Christmas Carols

Boston Pops
Keith Lockhart, conductor
Tanglewood Festival Chorus
RCA 63252
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7:00 PM: WGUC Christmas Special:
VAE: A Candlelit Christmas

8:01 PM: Coots/Autry:
Santa Claus Medley

Ayako Shinozaki, harp
Sony 62677
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8:06 PM: Traditional:
When the Lovely Virgin Mary

Poznan Nightingales
Stefan Stuligrosz, conductor
Polskie Nagrania 268
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8:13 PM: Vladimir Rebikov:
Christmas Tree: Waltz

Jeffrey Biegel, piano
Steinway and Sons 30005
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8:17 PM: Peter Tchaikovsky:
The Nutcracker Ballet

Vienna Philharmonic
James Levine, conductor
DG 437806
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8:40 PM: Traditional:
The noble stem of Jesse

Choir of Clare College, Cambridge
John Rutter, conductor
London/Decca 425500
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8:42 PM: John Rutter:
Marys Lullaby

Choir of Clare College, Cambridge
John Rutter, conductor
London/Decca 425500
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8:46 PM: Traditional:
Up! good Christen folk, and listen

Choir of Clare College, Cambridge
John Rutter, conductor
London/Decca 425500
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8:48 PM: Medley:
Suite of Carols for Woodwinds

BBC Concert Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Naxos 559621
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9:01 PM: Traditional:
Awake, and join the cheerful choir

Anonymous 4
Andrew Lawrence-King, harp
Harmonia Mundi 907325
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9:06 PM: Georg Philipp Telemann:
Festive Suite

London Festival Orchestra
Ross Pople, conductor
Arte Nova 30506
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9:22 PM: Anonymous:
The Donkeys Carol; The Friendly Beasts

Ensemble Galilei
Maggie Sansone, hammered dulcimer
Maggies Music 108
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9:27 PM: Various:
Christmas Music from the British Isles

Seattle Pro Musica
Karen P. Thomas, conductor
SPM 2011
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9:46 PM: Traditional German:
O Tannenbaum (O Christmas Tree)

Eva Beneke, guitar
GSI 98010
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9:52 PM: Johann Sebastian Bach:
Christmas Oratorio: Pastoral Sinfonia

Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Karl Munchinger, conductor
London/Decca 466465
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10:01 PM: Harold Darke:
In the Bleak Midwinter

Choir of New College, Oxford
Edward Higginbottom, conductor
CRD 3443
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10:06 PM: Francesco Manfredini:
Concerto No. 12 "Christmas Concerto"

Cis Ensemble of Salzburg
Jurgen Geise, conductor
Arte Nova 30505
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10:15 PM: Stephen Chatman:
Christmas Joy

University of British Columbia Singers
Bruce Pullan, conductor
Stephen Smith, organ
Centrediscs 15509
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10:28 PM: Sergei Lyapunov:
Christmas Night

Eteri Andjaparidze, piano
Naxos 553461
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10:35 PM: George Frideric Handel:
Messiah: Comfort ye, my people

Dunedin Consort and Players
John Butt, conductor
Nicholas Mulroy, tenor
Linn 285
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10:45 PM: Erik Satie:
Gymnopedie No. 1

Valerie Milot, harp
Analekta 9986
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10:48 PM: Francis Poulenc:
Four Christmas Motets

Polyphony
Stephen Layton, conductor
Hyperion 67623
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11:01 PM: Adam Saunders:
Fairytale Sleighride

Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Gavin Sutherland, conductor
Naxos 572744
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11:06 PM: Peter Tchaikovsky:
The Nutcracker: Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy

Stewart Goodyear, piano
Steinway and Sons 30040
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11:09 PM: Paul Hindemith:
Tuttifantchen: Suite

Queensland Symphony Orchestra
Werner Andreas Albert, conductor
Dean Olding, violin
CPO 999527
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11:30 PM: Christmas Music:
Seven Joys of Christmas

Santa Fe Desert Chorale
Linda Mack, conductor
Clarion 926
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11:44 PM: Nico Muhly:
Whispered and Revealed

Essential Voices USA
Judith Clurman, conductor
Stacey Shames, harp
Dorian 70003
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11:48 PM: Christmas Music:
I Wonder as I Wander; Jesus, Jesus, Rest Your Heard; Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella

Utah Chamber Artists
Barlow Bradford, conductor
Clarion 928
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