An Early Music and Baroque Christmas

Airs at 4 pm Dec. 23 and 7 pm Dec. 25

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Host David Garland presents an hour of Christmas and wintertime music from medieval, Renaissance and Baroque eras.

Program details:

Anonymous: Il Est Né Le Divin Enfant - Apollo's Fire - Noels & Carols From The Olde World - Koch.

Anonymous: Sussex Carol - Apollo's Fire, Sandra Simon - Noels & Carols From The Olde World - Koch.

Michael Praetorius: In Dulci Jubilo À 2 - Creator of the Stars - Pomerium - Archiv.

Playford Collection 1651: Drive the Cold Winter Away - Baltimore Consort - Bright Day Star - Dorian.

Anonymous: Resonemus laudibus - The Purcell Concert of Voices - Now Make We Merthe: Medieval English Lyrics, Rounds and Carols - The Purcell Concert of Voices - Boston Skyline.

Anonymous: Lullay, lullow: I saw a sweete - The Purcell Concert of Voices - Now Make We Merthe: Medieval English Lyrics, Rounds and Carols - The Purcell Concert of Voices - Boston Skyline.

Vivaldi: Pastorale - The Trapp Family Singers - Christmas with the Trapp Family Singers - Deutsche Grammophone.

Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Noëls Pour Les Instruments - Trevor Pinnock: The English Concert - The Baroque Christmas Album - Archiv.

Anonymous: The Holly, The Ivy - Anonymous 4 - Wolcum Yule - Celtic & British Songs & Carols - Harmonia Mundi.

Anonymous: "Alleluya" [instruments] - New York's Ensemble For Early Music, dir Frederick Renz - Nova: A Medieval Christmas - ExCathedra.

Johann Heinrich Schmelzer: Sacro-Profanus Concentus Musicus: Sonata 12 - Andrew Manze: The English Concert - Harmonia Mundi.

Michael Praetorius: In Dulci Jubilo - Mark Le Brocq, Susan Hemington Jones, Etc.; Kristian Olesen: Gabrieli Consort & Players, dir Paul McCreesh, Boy's Choir Of Roskilde Cathedral - The Baroque Christmas Album - Archiv.

Traditional: Coventry Carol - Julianne Baird: Aulos Ensemble - A Baroque Christmas at the Metropolitan Museum - MusicMasters.

Louis-Claude Daquin: Noel en Musette - Aulos Ensemble - A Baroque Christmas at the Metropolitan Museum - MusicMasters.

Traditional: Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - Peter Breiner: Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia - Christmas Goes Baroque II - Naxos.

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