This Christmas Night (2007)

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"Lovely. This is Christmas without the brashness ... Light a log fire, turn off all the lights except those on the tree, pour yourself a glass of something warm and spicy and relax, put on Coro and relax."

Mel Morris

5 stars

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A collection of Christmas songs and carols.

This album features some of the best-loved classics from the festive season, including favourites such as Hark The Herald Angels Sing, A Great and Mighty Wonder and In The Bleak Midwinter but also some less well-known gems like Richard Rodney Bennett's Susanni. A wonderful blend of songs and carols both old and new.

Label Dal Segno
Released December 2007

Tracklisting

  • 1. O Magnum Mysterium - Tomas Luis de Victoria
  • 2. The Truth From Above - Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • 3. Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day - Arr. David Willcocks
  • 4. A Great And Mighty Wonder - desc.Richard Marlow
  • 5. Adam Lay Ybounden - Boris Ord
  • 6. There Is A Flower - John Rutter
  • 7. Susanni - Richard Rodney Bennett
  • 8. In The Bleak Midwinter - Gustav Holst
  • 9. Quem Vidistis, Pastores? - Richard Dering
  • 10. Riu, Riu, Chiu - Attrib. Mateo Flecha The Elder
  • 11. How Soft, Upon The Ev'ning Air - Thomas Frederick Dunhill
  • 12. O LIttle Town Of Bethlehem - desc. Thomas Armstrong
  • 13. O Little One Sweet - J.S. Bach
  • 14. The Blessed Son Of God - Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • 15. Away In A Manger - William James Kirkpatrick
  • 16. O Come All Ye Faithful - desc. David Willcocks
  • 17. Nesciens Mater - Jean Mouton
  • 18. There Is No Rose - John Joubert
  • 19. The Angel Gabriel - Arr. Edgar Pettman
  • 20. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing - Felix Mendelssohn
  • 21. In Dulci Jubilo - J.S. Bach
  • 22. Benedicamus Domino - Peter Warlock
  • 23. Personent Hodie - Gustav Holst