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Monday, December 25, 2017 Permalink

Classical Music Playlist, December 25, 2017



8:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m.
VARIOUS: Christmas Medley (1) BUY Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra; Carmen Dragon, conductor
EMI Classics 66087
8:10 a.m.
TRADITIONAL: Give Good Gifts to One Another BUY Pro Arte Singers; Indiana University Children's Choir; Paul Hillier, conductor
Harmonia Mundi 907233
8:17 a.m.
TRADITIONAL: Christmas Music for Strings (Suite No. 3) BUY Northern Lights Orchestra; Petri Juutilainen, conductor
Warren Schatz Classics 5
8:31 a.m.
TRADITIONAL: Medievel Carols BUY The Tallis Scholars; Peter Phillips, conductor
Gimell 10
8:45 a.m.
TRADITIONAL: English Christmas Carol Suite BUY Solid Brass
Dorian Recordings 90114
8:53 a.m.
TRADITIONAL: Silent Night; Stille Nacht BUY Vienna Symphony Orchestra; Steven Mercurio, conductor Luciano Pavarotti, tenor; Jose Carreras, tenor; Placido Domingo, tenor
Sony 89131
8:59 a.m.
George Friederich Handel: Messiah: three choruses from part one HWV 56 BUY Gabrieli Consort and Players; Paul McCreesh, conductor
Deutsche Grammophon 453464
9:00 a.m.
9:09 a.m.
TRADITIONAL: Serenade of Carols (arr. Morton Gould) BUY New Philharmonia Orchestra; Morton Gould, conductor
RCA 7931
9:24 a.m.
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: A Steinway Christmas Album (Selections from The Nutcracker) Opus 71 BUY Jeffrey Biegel, piano
ArkivMusic 30005
9:30 a.m.
Samuel Wesley: Rondo on "God rest you merry, gentlemen" BUY Ian Hobson, piano
Arabesque 6594
9:37 a.m.
TRADITIONAL: Christmas Time Is Here (Holiday Medley) BUY Canadian Brass
Steinway & Sons 30027
9:49 a.m.
Johann Sebastian Bach: Christmas Oratorio: Sinfonia BWV 248 BUY Stokowski Symphony Orchestra; Leopold Stokowski, conductor
EMI Classics 57758
12:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: Medley of Christmas Carols (I) BUY Robert Shaw Orchestra; Robert Shaw, conductor Robert Shaw Chorale
Rca 6429
12:22 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: Christmas with James Galway (medley) BUY Munich Radio Orchestra; John Georgiadis, conductor James Galway, flute; Regensburg Cathedral Choir [Regensburger Domspatzen]
RCA 60736
12:42 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: Harp Christmas BUY United States Coast Guard Band; Lt. Kenneth W. Megan, conductor Megan Sesma, harp
United States Coast Guard 93008
12:50 p.m.
Katherine Kennicot Davis: Carol of the Drum BUY Boston Pops Orchestra; John Williams, conductor
Philips 416287
12:54 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: God Rest You Merry Gentlemen BUY Los Angeles Sinfonia; Paul Salamunovich, conductor Los Angeles Master Chorale
Rcm 19605
1:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m.
Leroy Anderson: Christmas Festival BUY Boston Pops Orchestra; John Williams, conductor
Philips 416287
1:12 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: I Saw a Maiden (Basque Carol) BUY King's College Choir, Cambridge; David Willcocks, conductor
EMI Classics 86122
1:15 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: The Three Kings BUY King's College Choir, Cambridge; David Willcocks, conductor
EMI Classics 86122
1:18 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: Christmas with the Academy (Suite No. 2) BUY Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields; Neville Marriner, conductor Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Chorus
Philips 442141
1:39 p.m.
Alfred Burt: A Christmas Greeting: Six Carols by Alfred Burt BUY Boston Pops Orchestra; John Williams, conductor Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Philips 416287
1:52 p.m.
Frederick Delius: Sleigh Ride BUY Northern Sinfonia of England; Richard Hickox, conductor
EMI Classics 65067
5:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m.
VARIOUS: Christmas Medley (2) BUY Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra; Carmen Dragon, conductor
EMI Classics 66087
5:11 p.m.
Charles Gounod: Ave Maria (Meditation on Bach Prelude in C No. 1) BUY Eaken Piano Trio
Naxos 554714
5:30 p.m.
John Rutter: Brother Heinrich's Christmas BUY London Sinfonia; John Rutter, conductor Cambridge Singers; Brian Kay, narrator
Collegium Records 115
5:50 p.m.
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker: Waltz of the Flowers Opus 71 BUY Seattle Symphony; Gerard Schwarz, conductor Valerie Muzzolini Gordon, harp
Naxos 572673
6:00 p.m.
6:03 p.m.
Aaron Copland: El Salon Mexico BUY New York Philharmonic; Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Sony 60571
6:15 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: Carols of the Nativity Suite BUY University of British Columbia Singers; Bruce Pullan, conductor
Centredisques 15509
6:35 p.m.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 6 in Bb major K 238 BUY English Chamber Orchestra; Murray Perahia, conductor Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 1914112

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