Agnes Giebel, Charlotte Wolf-Matthäus, Helmut Krebs & Walter Hauck. RIAS-Kammerchor. RIAS-Kammerorchester. Karl Ristenpart, conductor.
Label: Audite. Format: 3 CDs, boxed.
UPC: 4022143214218. Daedalus Item Code: 57531
For this historic 1950 recording featuring the RIAS Chamber Choir and Chamber Orchestra, Karl Ristenpart engaged leading Bach singers of the time as soloists—including Helmut Krebs and Agnes ... (Read More)
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Arleen Augér, Annelies Burmeister, Peter Schreier & Theo Adam. Dresdner Kreuzchor. Dresdner Philharmonie. Martin Flämig, conductor.
Label: Brilliant Classics. Format: 3 CDs.
UPC: 5028421950198. Daedalus Item Code: 67193
When acclaimed tenor Peter Schreier retired in 2005, the last role he performed was as the Evangelist in J.S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio; this effusive 1976 recording of the sacred masterpiece ... (Read More)
Performing Parts 4 to 6 of J. S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, are the Augsburg Cathedral Boys' Choir and the Munich Chamber Orchestra. The work as a whole comprises six colorful, joyous ... (Read More)
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If you're seeking a Christmas album that skips the familiar fare and can be enjoyed any time of the year, look no further. The Scandinavian ensemble Alba specializes in medieval music, and on these ... (Read More)
Charles Brown with Lowell Fulson, Bobby Powell, Louis Jordan, Big Joe Williams & others.
Label: Fuel 2000 Records. Format: CD.
UPC: 030206106824. Daedalus Item Code: 67064
In the 1940s, Charles Brown established himself as the master of the R&B Yuletide tune with "Merry Christmas Baby" and "Please Come Home for Christmas," both heard here. Brown is equally smooth and ... (Read More)
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The Ambrosian Singers. Chamber Choir of the Arts Educational School, Tring Park. The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Vaughan Meakins, conductor.
Label: Membran Music. Format: CD.
UPC: 4011222044822. Daedalus Item Code: 67237
Count on the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for producing a satisfying and upbeat Christmas program with excellent digital sound. Among the 17 songs here are "Away in a Manger," "The Holly and the ... (Read More)
The Elora Festival Singers, Worchester Cathedral Choir, The Choir of Tewkesbury Abbey School & others.
Label: Naxos. Format: CD.
UPC: 747313529223. Daedalus Item Code: 57763
A wealth of British choirs and ensembles join together on this disc to present joyous and reverent music of the Christmas season. Vocal selections include "Ding Dong Merrily on High," "Away in a ... (Read More)
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Connected to the famous Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, the female vocal trio Ensemble Peregrina brings a colorful and dramatic sensibility to medieval music. With monophonic and polyphonic French ... (Read More)
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Dave Koz with Johnny Mathis, Eric Benet, Gloria Estefan, Kenny G, Richard Marx, Fantasia & others.
Label: Concord. Format: CD.
UPC: 888072358645. Daedalus Item Code: 49668
Sure to have something for everyone, this Dave Koz holiday album features duets with friends, who just happen to be some of the most prominent pop and jazz artists around. "Christmas songs already ... (Read More)
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Beautifully adapting 15 carols for Celtic harp, Kim Robertson creates a relaxing, internationally themed Christmas album. Here are some favorites from the British Isles ("The Holly and the Ivy," "In ... (Read More)
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It's hard to believe that it's been 50 years since the debut of Vince Guaraldi's "Linus and Lucy," one of the all-time great theme songs and among the most familiar jazz tunes in history. Twelve of ... (Read More)