A Britten Holiday

A Britten Holiday
Item# OAR-945
$14.98

Product Description

The Cantate Chamber Singers, one of the Washington, D.C., area's finest small choral ensembles, under the direction of Gisèle Becker since 1994, sings music composed by Benjamin Britten for the Christmas season with Eric Plutz as organist.

Track Listing

1. Jubilate Deo in E-flat
2. The Sycamore Tree
3. The Oxen
4. The Holly and the Ivy
Prelude and Fugue on a Theme of Vittoria
5. Prelude
Four movements from A Boy Was Born, Op. 3
7. A Boy was Born
8. Jesu, as Thou art our Saviour
9. The Three Kings
10. In the Bleak Mid-Winter
11. King Herod and the Cock
12. A Hymn to the Virgin
13. A New Year Carol
14. Antiphon
15. Chorale after an old French Carol
16. Village Organist's Piece completed by Colin Matthews
Christ's Nativity
17. Christ's Nativity
18. Sweet was the Song
19. Preparations
20. New Prince, New Pomp
21. Carol of King Cnut


Raven Recordings, 2013