1979 Fisk/House of Hope Presbyterian Church, Saint Paul, MN
1979 Fisk/House of Hope Presbyterian Church, Saint Paul, MN

Christmas All Around #1851

…a multi-national celebration of the Nativity Festival with music old and new.

Hour 1

JAMES BASSITomorrow shall be my dancing dayGrace Cathedral Choir/Jeffrey Smith; Timothy Dent, percussion; Benjamin Bachmann & Alison Luedecke (1934 Aeolian-Skinner/Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, CA) Pro Organo 7212

TRADITIONAL (arr. Cleobury):  The Linden Tree CarolKing’s College Choir/Stephen Cleobury; Henry Websdale (1968-2017 Harrison/King’s College Chapel, Cambridge, England) KGS 0033

PHILIP MOOREInto a quiet worldDENIS BÉDARDToccata on Il est né le divin enfantTewkesbury Abbey Schola/Simon Bell; Carleton Etherington (1997 Jones/Tewkesbury Abbey, England) Regent 440

JEFFREY RICKARDChristmas Eve CarolGASTON DETHIERChristmasChoir of Palmer Memorial Episcopal Church/Brady Knapp; Ann Frohbieter (1991 Fisk/Palmer Memorial Church, Houston, TX) PMC 03-2

PERCY BUCKIn dulci jubiloRupert Gough (1902 Willis/St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin, Ireland) Priory 835

OLIVIER MESSIAENPuer natus est nobis, fr Livre du Saint SacrementColin Andrews (2010 Fisk/Auer Hall, Simon Music Center, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN) Loft 1152/3

AARON DAVID MILLER:  Improvisation on Venite adoremusDAVID ASHLEY WHITEChrist in the stranger’s guiseMILLER:  Intermezzo on ‘Twas in the moon of wintertimeMILLER:  Postlude on Veni EmmanuelHouse of Hope Motet Choir/Matthew Culloton; Min Kim, harp; Aaron David Miller (1979 Fisk/House of Hope Presbyterian Church, Saint Paul, MN) HoH 2016

Filler – BASSI (see above)

Hour 2

JULIAN WACHNER:  Improvisation on Puer nobis.  WACHNER (arr.):  Joy to the worldChoirs of Trinity Wall Street; Novus NY Ensemble/Julian Wachner (2002 Marshall & Ogletree/Trinity Wall Street, New York, NY) Arsis 180

JEAN-JACQUES BEAUVARLET-CHARPENTIER: 3 Noëls (Tambourin; Ah! Ma voisine etes vous faché; Grand Choeur)Marina Tchebourkina (1750 Dom Bedos/Holy Cross Cathedral, Bordeaux, France) Natives 08

TRADITIONAL:  In dulci jubiloPAUL MANZIn dulci jubiloALEXANDRE GUILMANTScottish Noël (Book 1)Ralph Lane (1890 Hill/Hunter Baillie Memorial Presbyterian Church, Annandale, Australia) RL 2011

J. S. BACHMagnificat Fugue, BWV 733.  THOMAS DÖHLER:  Leise rieselt der SchneeLeipziger Vokal Romantiker; Holm Vogel (1974 Schuke/Paul Gerhardt Church, Leipzig, Germany) Querstand 9507

FRANÇOIS-AUGUSTE GEVAERTCanticum NatalitiaeCaroline Weynants, soprano; Le Petit Sablon Ensemble/Thibaut Lenaerts; Nico Declerck (harmonium) Fuga Libera 545

NAJI HAKIMDanse, fr Mariales.  BERTRAM LUARD-SELBYO glorious maidJAMES MacMILLANTota pulchra esGirls’ Choir and Lay Clerks of Southwell Minster/Simon Hogan; Edward Turner (1996 Nicholson/Southwell Minster, England) Regent 487

Filler – DETHIER (see above)