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Gloria Wednesday 25 December 2013

Gloria,  Adieu...

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Tim Thurston introduces 1000 years of music in celebration of the Feast of the Nativity with Christmas music from Gregorian chant to contemporary carols.

Music Played on December 25th


Track Title: Ding Dong Merrily On High - Branle De L'Officiel Artist: Taverner Consort – Andrew Parrott Composer: Anon Record Label: Virgin Record Number: 503680-2

Track Title: Verbum Caro Factum Est Artist: Polyphony – Stephen Layton Composer: Anon Record Label: Hyperion Record Number: CDA66925

Track Title: Wonderful Mystery Artist: Greek Seminary Choir – Archimandrite Cesarius Composer: Anon Record Label: Dgarchiv Record Number: 4776653

Track Title: 3 Medieval Carols Artist: The Sixteen – Harry Christopher Composer: Anon Record Label: Coro Record Number: COR16027

Track Title: From Missa Puer Natus Est Artist: Stile Antico Composer: Tallis, Thomas Record Label: Harmonia Mundi Record Number: HMU807517

Track Title: Magnificat +Christmas Hymns Artist: Gabrieli Consort – Paul Mccreesh Composer: Schutz, Heinrich Record Label: Dgarchiv Record Number: 463046

Track Title: Canzonetta Spirituale Sopra Alla Nanna Artist: Suzie Leblanc – Les Voix Humaines Composer: Merula, Tarquinio Record Label: Atma Record Number: ACD22190

Track Title: Noel X For Organ Artist: Andrew Cyprian Love – Organ Composer: Daquin, Louis Record Label: Sdg Record Number: SDGCD604

Track Title: Rosary Sonatas – The Nativity Artist: Maya Homburger – Baroque Violin Composer: Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz Von Record Label: Maya Record Number: MCD0603

Track Title: From Jauchzet, Frohlocket – Bwv248.1 Artist: Netherlands Bach Society Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian Record Label: Channel Record Number: CCSSA20103

Track Title: 3 Christmas Motets Artist: Munich Bach Choir – Hansjorg Albrecht Composer: Reger. Max Record Label: Oehms Record Number: OC924

Track Title: 3 Carols Artist: Calmus Ensemble Composer: Various Record Label: Carus Record Number: 83432

Track Title: Noel From Vingt Regards Artist: Steven Osborne – Piano Composer: Messiaen, Olivier Record Label: Hyperion Record Number: CDA67352

Track Title: Good People All, The Seven Rejoices Of Mary Artist: Anonymous 4, Andrew Lawrence-King – Harp Composer: Anon Record Label: Harmonia Mundi Record Number: HMU907325




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Presenter: Tim Thurston

Producer: Áine Fay


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