Advent Awaiting #9448

…Advent Awaiting ... music in anticipation of the Christmas festival.

Petrus Drusinsky: Veni Redemptor gentium. J.S. BACH: Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland, S. 659. SAMUEL SCHEIDT: Variations, Veni Redemptor gentium  Karin Nelson (1992 Brombaugh, Haga Church, Goteborg, Sweden)

JOSEPH AHRENS: Three advent Chorale-preludes (Gott, heil'ger Schopfer aller Stern; O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf; Es kommit ein Schiff; Wachet auf)  Sieglinde Ahrens (1972 Klais, Mulheim Parish Church)

HARALD GENZMER: Partita, O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf  Hedwig Bilgram (1992 Rohlf, Brother Klaus Church, Gundelfingen-bei-Freiburg)

ANTHONY PICCOLO: Anthem, I look from afar  Dan Kiser; Choir of St. John's Episcopal Church, Washington, D.C. (1960 Aeolian-Skinner/National Presbyterian, Washington DC)

Gottfried Homilius: Two Advent Chorale-preludes on Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland  Jan van Mol (1727 König/Basilica, Steinfeld, Germany)

J.S. BACH: Fantasia in c; two chorale-preludes on Vom Himmel hoch, S. 701/700  Harald Vogel (1991 Ahrend/San Simpliciano Basilica, Milan, Italy/Basilica San Simpliciano, Milan, Italy)

SIGFRID KARG-ELERT: Symphonic Chorale, Jesu, Meine Freude, Op. 87, no. 2  Wolfgang Stockmeier (1982 Kreinenbrink, St. John's Church, Osnabruck)