A Christmas Festival


An anthology of holiday recordings from sessions and live performances of The Colorado Choir from 1991 through 1996. Randolph F. Jones, Conductor. Also available digitally through Google Play.

1. The Holly Tree (Sans Day Carol) – Paul J. Christiansen
2. Oh, How Beautiful the Sky (Danis Folk Carol) – Paul J. Christiansen
3. Balulalow “A Ceremony of Carols” – Benjamin Britten
4. Lay Down your Staffs (French Traditional) – Robert Shaw and Alice Parker
5. O Filii Et Filiae – Volckmar Leisring
6. Nowel – Randall Thompson
7. Angels Hovered ‘Round – Paul J. Christiansen
8. Shepherd’s Christmas Dance (Folk Tune) – Paul J. Christiansen
9. A Christmas Festival – Leroy Anderson
10. A Merry Christmas (West Country Carol) – Arthur Warrel
11. Come and Behold – Paul J. Christiansen
12. Our Lowly King (Mexican Folk Tune) – Paul J. Christiansen
13. I Wonder As I Wander (Appalachian Carol) – John Jacob Niles
14-16. Sinfonia Sacra (Christmas Cantata) – Daniel Pinkham – I. Quem vidistis pastores?, II. O magnum mysterium, III. Gloria in excelsis Deo
17. Advent Motet – Gustav Schreck
18. Jesus, Jesus Rest Your Head – Randolph F. Jones
19. Angels We Have Heard on High – Paul J. Christiansen
20. Song of Mary – F. Melius Christiansen
21. Hallelujah Chorus from Messiah (with the Colorado Choir Festival Orchestra) – G. F. Handel

©1996 The Colorado Choir and Chorus Organizations, Inc.