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 Offer Christmas from a Golden Age

Original recordings from 1925-1950

Richard Crooks (tenor), Victoria de Los Angeles (soprano), John McCormack (tenor), Rosa Ponselle (soprano), Richard Tauber (tenor), Georges Thill (tenor), Lawrence Tibbett (baritone), et al.

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Contents:

 Excerpt  Handel: Messiah

14:11
  • Studio orchestra
  • Mogens Woldike, Rosario Bourdon
  • Aksel Schiotz (tenor), Margarete Matzenauer (contralto)
  • Recorded: 26 March 1940

Messiah: Comfort ye, my people

3:34

Messiah: Ev'ry valley shall be exalted

6:43

Messiah, HWV 56: He shall feed his flock

3:54

Adeste fideles

2:26
  • Trinity Church Choir, New York, Studio orchestra
  • John McCormack (tenor)
  • Recorded: 1 October 1926

Martin, Easthope: The Holy Child

5:13
  • Studio orchestra
  • John McCormack (tenor)
  • Recorded: 17 December 1926

Bach, J S: Ave Maria (version for voice and orchestra)

4:37
  • Studio orchestra
  • Rosa Ponselle (soprano)
  • Recorded: 19 May 1926

Ave Maria

4:37

Jean Luce: O salutaris

3:31
  • Studio orchestra
  • Marcel Journet (bass)
  • Recorded: 11 May 1933

Martin Boelitz: Schlichte Weisen, Op. 76, No. 52, "The Virgin's lullaby"

2:48
  • Studio orchestra
  • Lorenzo Molajoli
  • Claudia Muzio (soprano)
  • Recorded: 11 May 1933

Ninna-Nanna della Vergine, Op. 76, No. 52 (The Virgin's lullaby)

2:48

Yon: Gesu bambino

3:57
  • Ladies' Chorus, Studio orchestra
  • Giovanni Martinelli (tenor)
  • Recorded: 7 April 1926

trad.: Der Tannenbaum

2:59
  • Studio orchestra
  • Hulda Lashanska (soprano), Paul Reimers (tenor)
  • Recorded: 5 May 1927

Humperdinck: Weihnachten

3:50
  • Studio orchestra
  • Ernestine Schumann-Heink (contralto)
  • Recorded: 15 September 1927

Gruber, F: Silent Night

3:24
  • Ernestine Schumann-Heink (contralto), Stewart Wille (organ)
  • Recorded: 3 November 1926
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Frederick Edward Weatherly: The Star of Bethlehem

6:49
  • Studio orchestra
  • Richard Crooks (tenor)
  • Recorded: 24 September 1945

trad.: Coventry Carol

2:09
  • Studio orchestra
  • Elisabeth Schumann (soprano)
  • Recorded: 22 October 1938

trad.: Go Tell it on the Mountain (arr. J. Work)

2:48
  • Studio chorus
  • Dorothy Maynor (soprano)
  • Recorded: 14 November 1941

Go Tell it on the Mountain

2:48

trad.: Little Child of Mary

2:41
  • John McCormack (tenor), Edwin Schneider (piano)
  • Recorded: 27 June 1935

trad.: I wonder as I wander

1:10
  • RCA Victor Orchestra
  • Milton Katims
  • Gladys Swarthout (contralto)
  • Recorded: 20 July 1950

trad.: El cant des ocells

2:33
  • Victoria de los Angeles (soprano), Renata Tarrago (guitar), Graciano Tarrago (guitar)
  • Recorded: 22 September 1950

Warren, E R: Christmas Candle

2:39
  • John Charles Thomas (baritone), Carroll Hollister (piano)
  • Recorded: 8 January 1942

Theresa del Riego: A star was his candle

2:25
  • Stewart Wille (piano), Lawrence Tibbett (baritone)
  • Recorded: 15 December 1939

Redner: O Little Town of Bethlehem

3:07
  • Richard Crooks (tenor), Clarence Dickinson (organ)

Placide Cappeau: Cantique de Noel (O Holy Night)

3:36
  • Studio chorus, Studio orchestra
  • Armand Bernard
  • Georges Thill (tenor)
  • Recorded: 26 September 1932

Berlin, I: Holiday Inn

2:58
  • Studio chorus, Studio orchestra
  • Henry Geehl
  • Richard Tauber (tenor)
  • Recorded: 8 November 1944

White Christmas

2:58
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