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Play List for Great Sacred Music, Sunday, December 18, 2011

Location: North Carolina, USA
Choir type: Choirs with Religious Affiliation
On the Sunday before Christmas we continue with our presentation of music for Advent.
Great Sacred Music airs each Sunday from 8-11 eastern om 89.7 fm in central Nrth Carolina and online at
Happy Holidays!
Traditional: O come, o come Emmanuel; Up, awake and away! All and some;
'Twas in the year; Cherry Tree Carol; King Jesus hath a garden;
On Jordan's Bank the Baptist's cry
Choir of King's College, Cambridge. Philip Ledger
Adrian Partington, organ

Don Carlo Gesualdo: Ave dulcissima Maria
Monteverdi Choir, Sir John Eliot Gardiner
Alastair Ross, organ

Leon Boellmann: Priere a Notre-Dame ~ Suite gothique
Daniel Chorzempa, organ
Organ of the Cadets' Chapel, West Point

Thomas Weelkes: Hosanna to the Son of David
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Sir David Willcocks

Robert Parsons: Ave Maria
Cambridge Singers, John Rutter

Thomas Tallis: Gaude gloriosa
Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips

J.S. Bach: Cantata 132, "Bereitet die Wege, bereitet die Bahn!"
Holland Boys' Choir; Netherlands Bach Collegium, Pieter Jan Leusink
Ruth Holton, soprano; Sytse Buwalde, alto; Knut Schoch, tenor; Bas Ramselaar, bass

John Tavener: Ex Maria Virgine
Choir of Clare College, Cambridge, Timothy Brown

George Frideric Handel: Messiah: Part 1
Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, dir. by Simon Preston;
Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood
Judith Nelson, soprano I; Emma Kirkby, soprano II; Carolyn Watkinson, contralto;
Paul Elliott, tenor; David Thomas, bass

Camille Saint-Saëns: Rhapsodie No. 2 in D ~ Three Rhapsodies on Breton Themes, Op. 7
Marie-Claire Alain, organ