This brand new Christmas album from The King's Singers features 25 tracks covering everything from contemporary choral gems and folk songs through to well-loved carols. Dotted throughout the album are several of the most famous English church carols, which take The King's Singers right back to their earliest singing days, and which also reflect the group's heritage at King's College, Cambridge. In Christmas Carols with The King's Singers, the group bottle that frosty, moonlit, fireside Christmas wonder and pour it into their sound. The King's Singers have represented the gold standard in a cappella singing on the world's greatest stages for over fifty years. They are renowned for their unrivalled technique, versatility and skill in performance, and for their consummate musicianship, drawing both on the group's rich heritage and it's pioneering spirit to create an extraordinary wealth of original works and unique collaborations.
This brand new Christmas album from The King's Singers features 25 tracks covering everything from contemporary choral gems and folk songs through to well-loved carols. Dotted throughout the album are several of the most famous English church carols, which take The King's Singers right back to their earliest singing days, and which also reflect the group's heritage at King's College, Cambridge. In Christmas Carols with The King's Singers, the group bottle that frosty, moonlit, fireside Christmas wonder and pour it into their sound. The King's Singers have represented the gold standard in a cappella singing on the world's greatest stages for over fifty years. They are renowned for their unrivalled technique, versatility and skill in performance, and for their consummate musicianship, drawing both on the group's rich heritage and it's pioneering spirit to create an extraordinary wealth of original works and unique collaborations.
635212068328

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Format: CD
Label: SIGNUM UK
Rel. Date: 09/03/2021
UPC: 635212068328

Christmas Carols / Various
Artist: Christmas Carols / Various
Format: CD
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1. Balulalow
2. Gaudete Christus est natus (arr. B.J. Kay for vocal ensemble)
3. O Little Town of Bethlehem (arr. P. Dunachie and R. Vaughan Williams for vocal ensemble)
4. Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day (arr. D. Willcocks for vocal ensemble)
5. The Shepherd's Carol
6. filadora (arr. G. Richards for vocal ensemble)
7. The Quiet Heart
8. Hodie Xpistus natus est (Hodie Christus natus est)
9. Ding! Dong! Merrily on High (arr. C. Wood for vocal ensemble)
10. O, Do Not Move
11. Missa O magnum mysterium: O magnum mysterium
12. Once in Royal David's City (arr. N. Ashby for vocal ensemble)
13. Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part II: Chorale: Brich an, o schönes Morgenlicht
14. Julebudet til dem, der bygge (The Christmas message) (arr. B. Holten for vocal ensemble)
15. Gabriel's Message (arr. E. Pettman for vocal ensemble)
16. Hymne à la Vierge, Op. 24
17. The Little Road to Bethlehem (arr. B. Ives for vocal ensemble)
18. Dormi, dormi (arr. G. Turner for vocal ensemble)
19. Nit de vetlla (arr. G. Richards for vocal ensemble)
20. Wither's Rocking Hymn (arr. C. Bruerton for vocal ensemble)
21. Jul, jul, strålande jul (Christmas, Radiant Christmas)
22. Lute-book lullaby (arr. G. Shaw for vocal ensemble)
23. Qui creavit caelum (Song of the Nuns of Chester)
24. L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25, Part II, "La fuite en Egypte": L'adieu des bergers à la Sainte Famille (arr. C Bruerton for vocal
25. Fröhliche Weihnacht überall (arr. M. Bucher for vocal ensemble)

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This brand new Christmas album from The King's Singers features 25 tracks covering everything from contemporary choral gems and folk songs through to well-loved carols. Dotted throughout the album are several of the most famous English church carols, which take The King's Singers right back to their earliest singing days, and which also reflect the group's heritage at King's College, Cambridge. In Christmas Carols with The King's Singers, the group bottle that frosty, moonlit, fireside Christmas wonder and pour it into their sound. The King's Singers have represented the gold standard in a cappella singing on the world's greatest stages for over fifty years. They are renowned for their unrivalled technique, versatility and skill in performance, and for their consummate musicianship, drawing both on the group's rich heritage and it's pioneering spirit to create an extraordinary wealth of original works and unique collaborations.