Ex Cathedra*, Jeffrey Skidmore ‎– Sir Christèmas: Carols Old And New

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1 Sir Christèmas
Lyrics By [Words] – AnonymousMusic By – Mathias*
1:29
2 How Shall I Fitly Meet Thee?
Music By – J. S. Bach*
1:51
3 No Small Wonder
Lyrics By [Words] – Paul Wigmore (2)Music By – Paul Edwards (5)
2:51
4 Sweet Was The Song
Lute [Soloist] – Elizabeth KennyLyrics By [Words], Music By – Anon. 16th C.*Soprano Vocals [Soloist] – Helen Groves
1:40
5 Il Est Né, Le Divin Enfant
Arranged By – J. Skidmore*Written-By – French Trad.*
1:36
6 Pastorcito Santo
Composed By – Lope de VegaMusic By – Joaquín RodrigoOther [Trans. (Booklet)] – Nigel Glendinning
2:48
7 See Amid The Winter’s Snow
Lyrics By [Words] – E. Caswall*Music By – John GossSoprano Vocals [Solo] – Carolyn Sampson
4:30
8 In Tua Memoria
Arranged By – J. Skidmore*Music By – Arnold de Lantins
2:04
9 Teče Voda, Teče
Arranged By – C. WagnerSoprano Vocals [Solo] – Helen GrovesWritten-By [Czech Folk Song] – Traditional
2:57
10 Hark! Hark The Herald Angels Sing
Alto Vocals [Soloist] – Diana MooreLyrics By [Words] – Charles WesleyMusic By – Charles BurneySoprano Vocals [Soloist] – Helen Groves
2:53
11 Ave Maria
Music By – Sergey Rachmaninov*
3:10
12 Still, Still
Arranged By – J. Skidmore*Written-By – Anonymous, 1865*
1:45
13 Riu, Riu Chiu: El Lobo Rabioso
Soprano Vocals [Solo] – Catherine James (2)
1:58
14 Baïlèro
Music By – Joseph CanteloubeSoprano Vocals [Soloist] – Catherine James (2)Tenor Vocals [Soloist] – Stephen Davis (2)
3:41
15 E La Don, Don Verges Maria
Arranged By – J. Skidmore*Soprano Vocals [Solo] – Catherine James (2)
1:53
16 In The Bleak Mid-winter
Baritone Vocals [Soloist] – Leon StoreyLyrics By [Words] – Christina RossettiMusic By – Harold DarkeSoprano Vocals [Soloist] – Elizabeth Cragg
5:06
17 When Jesus Christ
Lyrics By [Trans.] – G. DearmerLyrics By [Words] – A. N. Pleshcheyev*Music By – Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky*
2:35
18 The Lamb
Lyrics By [Words] – William BlakeMusic By – John Tavener
3:59
19 A Gaelic Wedding
Music By – John Rutter
1:49
20 Away In A Manger
Arranged By – D. Willcocks*Lyrics By [Words] – 19th C. American Anon.*Music By – W. J. Kirkpatrick*Soprano Vocals [Solo] – Helen Groves
3:21
21 Stille Nacht
Lyrics By [Words] – Josef Mohr*Music By – Franz Gruber
3:16
22 We Wish You A Merry Christmas
Arranged By – Warrell*Written-By – Trad. Western Country Carol*
1:36

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Notes

Tracks 13 and 15: listed with “Villancicos de deversos autores (1556)” (Spanish: “Carols by various authors”)
Track 14: listed with “Dialogues de Patres de Haute-Auvergne”
Track 19: Words adapted from an old Gaelic rune
Track 21: music by Franz Gruber, after autograph (1855)

Recorded in St. Paul’s Church, Birmingham (UK)

℗ & © 1994 Academy Sound and Vision Ltd.
© 2006 Musical Heritage Society, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 1779-48610-2 0
  • Matrix / Runout: 5186105 1N 01

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