A European Christmas

Saturday, December 20, 2003

Old St Pauls' Church Edinburgh is the setting for a programme of Christmas music from all over Europe.

  • Vincent Wallace Musical Director
  • Martyn Strachan Organist
  • Mary Oliver Soprano
  • Miles Jupp Reader
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  • Piae Cantiones Gaudete (Bohemia)
  • Tomas Luis de Victoria Ave Maria (Spain)
  • Anon C14 Resonet in Laudibus (Germany)
  • Boris Ord Adam Lay Y Bounden (England)
  • Anon. arr. Kenneth Elliot Ecce Novum Gaudium (Scotland)
  • Anon. C18 Quelle est cette odeur agreeable (France)
  • Hector Berlioz L'adieu des bergers (France)
  • Adolphe Adam Cantique de Noel (France)
  • Anon C17 He smiles within his cradle (Austria)
  • Felix Mendelssohn Hark the Herald Angel Sing (Germany)
  • George Frideric Handel And the glory of the lord (England)
  • Trad. arr. Gottfried von Herder O Du Froliche (Italy/Germany)
  • Felix Mendelssohn Frohlocket, ihr volker auf erden (Germany)
  • J S Bach/Charles Gounod Ave Maria (Germany/France)
  • Malcom Fairless A christmas wish (male voice choir) (England)
  • Trad. Veinticinco de diciembre (Spain)
  • John Rutter The nativity carol (England)
  • Franz Gruber Stille nacht (Austria)
  • John Stainer God so loved the world (England)
  • John Francis Wade Adeste Fideles (England)