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listen  1. "O come, O come Emmanuel"Kiri Te Kanawa 3:59$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen  2. The Angel GabrielEdward Higginbottom 2:49$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen  3. In Dulci JubiloEdward Higginbottom 3:34$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen  4. Once in Royal David's CityEdward Higginbottom 3:03$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen  5. I Wonder as I WanderSumi Jo 1:44$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen  6. This is the Truth Sent from AboveChanticleer 4:36$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen  7. Coventry CarolChanticleer 3:51$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen  8. White ChristmasThomas Hampson 3:33$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen  9. Concerto In E Major RV270, 'Il Riposo'/'...Per Il Natale' : I AllegroIl Giardino Armonico 3:49$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen10. L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25, Part 2: "Il s'en va loin de la terre" (Chorus)John Eliot Gardiner 5:50$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen11. Agnus DeiVienna Symphony Orchestra 3:04$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen12. "Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht!" [Silent Night]Sumi Jo 4:12$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen13. Es ist ein Ros EntsprungenChanticleer 2:14$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen14. In The Bleak MidwinterChanticleer 5:09$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen15. The Holly And The IvyKiri Te Kanawa 2:56$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen16. The Little Drummer BoyThomas Hampson 2:51$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen17. Ave Maria, BMV 846Thomas Hampson 2:46$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen18. O Jesulein SüssEdward Higginbottom 4:11$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen19. A Lullaby & Away In A MangerChanticleer 3:27$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen20. Concerto Grosso In G Minor Op.6 No.8, 'Christmas Concerto' : III Vivace - Allegro - PastoraleClaudio Scimone 5:59$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen21. Panis AngelicusJosé Carreras 3:54$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen22. Adeste Fideles [O Come All Ye Faithful]Edward Higginbottom 2:51$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen23. O Holy NightSumi Jo 3:44$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen24. Noël nouveletChanticleer 2:53$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen25. Huron CarolChanticleer 4:03$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen26. Ding Dong! Merrily on HighThomas Hampson 1:46$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen27. Weihnachtsoratorium [Christmas Oratorio] BWV248 : Part 1 "Jauchzet, frohlocket" [Choir]Fritz Werner 8:27$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen28. O TannenbaumWill Glahé mit seinen Solisten und Kinderchor 1:53$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen29. Hark! The Herald Angels SingEdward Higginbottom 3:08$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen30. While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by NightEdward Higginbottom 2:47$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen31. Joy To The WorldJoël Cohen 2:09$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen32. The First NowellLondon Brass 2:37$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen33. Messe De Minuit Pour Noël H9 : I KyrieThe Boston Camerata 6:18$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen34. The Nutcracker Suite Op.71a : II MarchAlexander Lazarev 2:50$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen35. The Nutcracker Op.71 : Act 2 Dance Of The Sugar-Plum FairyAlexander Lazarev 1:05$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen36. O little town of BethlehemKiri Te Kanawa 3:22$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen37. Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "Behold, a virgin shall conceive" [Mezzo-Soprano]Nikolaus Harnoncourt0:32$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen38. Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion" [Alto]Nikolaus Harnoncourt 6:18$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen39. Messiah HWV56 : Part 2 "Hallelujah" [Chorus]Nikolaus Harnoncourt 3:37$0.99  Buy MP3 
listen40. Festive Cheer MedleyLondon Brass 6:36$0.99  Buy MP3 

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Product Details

  • Audio CD (November 13, 2007)
  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Label: Warner Classics
  • ASIN: B000VPKRPW
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #6,831 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

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3.7 out of 5 stars

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55 of 58 people found the following review helpful By George Peabody VINE VOICE on October 25, 2008
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QUALITY AND QUANTITY COMBINE IN THIS VERY FINE COMPILATION!

This is indeed one of the most tasty group of Christmas songs that I have come across in my many years of listening. It leans toward sacred, but there are tunes such 'White Christmas' sung beautifully by Thomas Hampson and a Brass Choir plays a Medley of songs such as Sleigh ride, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas etc. In addition to the many choirs there are instrumental groups that not only accompany, but solo occasionally.

The Participants Include: Michael George Choirs of Coventry & Litchfield Cathedrals (three selections)-Choir of New College Oxford (seven selections)-Heinrich Schutz Choir(one selection)-Will Glahe's Children's Choir (one selection)- Brown University Chorus with Boston Camerata (one selection)-Concentus Weien (3 selections)-Monteverdi Choir(one selection)-Sumi Jo(three selections)-Dawn Upshaw & Chanticleer (seven selections)-Jose Carreras (one selection)-Placido Domingo (one selection)-Kiri Te Kanawa (one selection). Instrumental groups: London Brass-Boston Camerata-Bolshoi Symphony.

Some of the carols are: 'O come, come Emmanuel'-'Once in 'Royal David's City'-'The Shepherd's Farewell'-'Agnus Dei'-The Holly and the Ivy'-'Panis Angelicus'-'O Holy Night'-'Jauchzet, frohlocket'-'Hallelujah Chorus'. TAKE NOTE THAT THE SELECTIONS ARE LISTED UNDER THE cd PICTURE.

As you can see there is variety and it's all up-scale musical works rendered by first class musicians. How can you go wrong? And it's so good to get away from 'mall music'.
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5 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Eduardo Jesus Capo Bauza on November 24, 2012
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It's a very beautiful music to accompany our christmas celebration. All over the world.
It's very exciting to listen it
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Doris T R on November 1, 2013
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This is a MAGNIFICENT CHRISTMAS -REAL CHRISTMAS- MUSIC. We're very pleased with the purchase. It's beautiful. A keeper! A great gift.
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Kyra on January 6, 2014
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I should have done more research into this, but this is more opera style Christmas music. So if you like that, go for it, but no so much Classical.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By AnnieLou-who on December 17, 2013
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If only I could hear it. Should have listened to the previous reviewer's comments about the recording quality.
Only 2 tracks would play, and those were so scratchy and faint. I thought I was listening to scratchy old 45's on a Barbie turntable playing in the other room. So sad. I'm totally bummed as I was looking forward to listening to lovely vocals and classical music.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Deborah from Trinidad and Tobago on January 2, 2013
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The CD was perfect especially for my 3 year old daughter who just adored the music. Simply a wonderful addition to my music collection.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Inez on December 27, 2013
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This only gets four stars because it is not wonderfully gorgeous in content but it does provide a nice alternative to the more modern collections that we have on our other CDs. Still, while this suits us well enough, I do wonder if I could have gotten a better album had I looked a little harder. But, it is a keeper.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By sam123sim on February 27, 2014
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This may be one of the best CD of my Christmas Carols CDs collection. The vocals & orchestra are well balance, the voices are clear & strong, some of the songs are not English, this is good as it gives us a chance to hear carols in other languages ! You won't go wrong by buying it !
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