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Christmas at St. George’s
(Audio CD)
Choir of St. George’s Episcopal Church, Nashville, Tennessee

In this 1999 recording, the choir of St. George’s Episcopal Church, Nashville, Tennessee, under the direction of Wilma Jensen, sing familiar and not-so-familiar favorites for the Christmas season, in both organ-accompanied and a cappella settings.

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$17.98

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Details

Format: Digital Audio CD
Label:  PRO ORGANO
Catalog Number:  CD 7078
Length: 74’ 58”
Tracks:  18
Organ: Casavant
Venue: St. George’s Episcopal Church, Nashville, Tennessee USA
Recorded: 08/29/1999
Released: 12/15/1999
Producer: Frederick Hohman
Notes Author: Texts only
Notes Language: English
Graphics Format: 8pp book, traycard, jewel box
UPC #: 636077707827

 

The Living Church “The listener should be forewarned: This is not your typical ‘fa la la’ Christmas collection. This music offers more a reflective, quiet commentary and less a noisy, joyous celebration.” – Nakamura

01 • O come Emmanuel • Donald Pearson • 3’58”
02 • Adam lay ybounden • Frank Boles • 2’22”
03 • I look from afar • Anthony Piccolo • 7’6″
04 • Sans Day Carol • John Rutter • 3’25”
05 • Mater ora filium • Harrison Oxley • 4’30”
06 • O magnum mysterium • Morten Lauridsen • 6’9″
07 • Ave Maria (Vocalise Dorienne) • Jehan Alain • 4’20”
08 • I wonder as I wander • John Rutter • 3’45”
09 • I saw three ships • David Willcocks • 1’56”
10 • The Word made flesh • Philip Wilby • 5’28”
11 • Le Sommeil de l’Enfant Jésus • Henri Busser • 7’45”
12 • Still, Still, Still • Norman Luboff • 3’38”
13 • Suo gan • George Guest • 3’15”
14 • Spring Carol from A Ceremony of Carols • Benjamin Britten • 1’20”
15 • Mary’s Magnificat • Andrew Carter • 3’34”
16 • Candlelight Carol • John Rutter • 4’57”
17 • A Hodie Processional • Paul Manz • 3’7″
18 • The first Nowell • David Willcocks • 3’30”

Choir of St. George’s Episcopal Church, Nashville, Tennessee

St. George’s Choir of St. George’s Episcopal Church, Nashville, Tennessee, includes both volunteer and professional singers who sing regularly for services and all the major festivals of the Church Year. They also present a cappella concerts and oratorios with orchestra. In 1989 they were chosen to sing at the National Convention of the American Choral Director’s Association (ACDA) in Louisville, Kentucky. That same year, the choir also sang concerts in England, Belgium, and Austria, ending the tour by singing the Vierne Messe Solennelle for Sunday morning Mass at the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris. The choir’s 1997 and 1999 CD recordings (released on Pro Organo) were under the direction of Wilma Jensen, the organist and choirmaster of St. George’s Episcopal Church at that time.

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Choir of St. George’s Episcopal Church, Nashville, Tennessee
St. George’s Choir of St. George’s Episcopal Church, Nashville, Tennessee, includes both volunteer and professional singers who sing regularly for services and all the major festivals of the Church Year. Learn more…