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SWR Stuttgart Vocal Ensemble: Four Centuries of Christmas Music

Song NameComposer
Motetten aus "Polyhymnia Caduceatrix & PanegyricaMichael Praetorious
In dulci jubiloMichael Praetorious
Puer natusMichael Praetorious
Wachet aufMichael Praetorious
Hirtenmusik (Sinfonia)Johann Sebastian Bach
Arie "Grožer Herr, o starker Koig"Johann Sebastian Bach
Ein' Magd, ein' DienerinJoseph Hayden
O Jesulein subMax Reger
stimmiger Chor a-cappellaMax Reger
WeihnachtsouvertureOtto Nicolai
Vom Himmel hochIgor Stawinsky
Variations on a Christmas Carol Benjamin Britten

Here is a highly intelligent collection of reflective and joyous music for the Christmas season! Soprano McFadden and Baritone Olaf Bar join the Mainz Cathedral Choir and Stuttgart Vocal Ensemble in this all-accompanied collection of some of the most beautiful, classical Christmas music of all time. Ten songs, the 3 movements of Michael Praetorius' "3 Motetten aus Polyhymnia Caduceatrix & Panegyrica," Bach's "aus dem Weihnachtsoratoium BWV 248 Hirtenmusik," Haydn's "Ein Magd, ein Dienerin," Otto Nicolai's "Weihnachtsouverture" and Benjamin Britten's "Men of Goodwill" are favorites. Wondrous Christmas pieces from the 16th to 20th centuries, sung by a multitude of talented voices.

Item code: 7932C | 1 CD | $15.98 |add item to cart
Choral | A Cappella | Mixed | Germany
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Related: Men's Choir Christmas
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