Three mystical carols. The shepherds sing ; This endrys night ; Let us gather hand in hand / Conrad Susa In time of softest snow / John Carter Shout the glad tidings / Ned Rorem Silent night / [Gruber] ; arr. Mark Johnson Nativitas. Carol ; Nova, nova ; Salve, lux fidelium ; Veni redemptor gentium ; Nativitas ; Sweet was the song the Virgin sung ; O magnum mysterium ; Noe, noe psallitte noe / Jean Belmont Love came down at Christmas / Leo Sowerby A Christmas carol / Charles Ives ; arr. Paul C. Echols Three shepherd carols. Shepherds! shake off your drowsy sleep ; O come to Bethlehem ; Angels we have heard on high / Arnold Freed The holy infant's lullaby / Norman Dello Joio There is no rose / Joel Martinson I saw three ships / [trad.] ; arr. Edwin Fissinger Sweet was the song the Virgin sung / Henry Cowell Silent night : from 3 carols, op. 20 / [Gruber] ; arr. Kevin Oldham.
The Kansas City Chorale, Charles Bruffy, conductor.
Recorded at All Saints' Lutheran Church, Kansas City, Kansas. Compact disc. Program notes by David Wright and texts (with English translations of the Latin works) inserted in container.
Susa, Conrad. Mystical carols. Carter, John, 1932-1981 In time of softest snow. Rorem, Ned, 1923- Shout the glad tidings. Gruber, Franz Xaver, 1787-1863. Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht. Belmont, Jean. Nativitas. Sowerby, Leo, 1895-1948. Love come down at Christmas. Ives, Charles, 1874-1954. Christmas carol; arranged Freed, Arnold. Shepherd carols. Dello Joio, Norman, 1913-2008. Holy infant's lullaby. Martinson, Joel. There is no rose. Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965. Sweet was the song the virgin sung. Oldham, Kevin, 1960- Carols. Silent night.