Christmas with Cantus (2011)

The latest Christmas recording from Cantus!

In their most recent holiday recording, the men of Cantus bring the sounds of the holidays to you and your family. Including audience favorites “Do You Hear What I Hear,” “Carol of the Bells,” “Noel Nouvelet,” “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” and of course the Franz Biebl “Ave Maria,” this collection of songs old and new is full of light and life.

(Interior photo credit of Cantus © George Bryon Griffiths)


CD (includes shipping): $20.00


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Detailed Track Listing

1. Nowell, Nowell! This is the Salutacion
15th c. English carol, arr. Ruschman

2. Ta Stara Bozicnz Pejsen
16th C. Slovenian carol, arr. Mocnik

3. ‘Twas in the Moon of Wintertime
Huron carol, arr. Takach

4. Coventry Carol
15th c. English Carol, arr. Vaughan Williams

5. Noel Nouvelet
15th c. French carol, arr. McGlynn

6. “Priidite, Pokolonimsa”
from All-Night Vigil, Sergei Rachmaninoff

7. Carol of the Bells
Mykola Leontovich

8. Pat-a-Drummer
Burgundian Air/Davis, arr. Davis/Ruschman/Foss

9. Folkefrelsar, Til Oss Kom
Traditional Advent Hymn, arr. Fuglseth

10. Awed by the Beauty
John Tavener

11. O Magnum Mysterium
Brian A. Schmidt

12. Ave Maria
Franz Biebl

13. Do You Hear What I Hear?
Gloria Shayne, arr. Simeone

14. Heleluyan
Traditional Muskogee Indian Song/Ulrich, arr. Simeone

15. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Hugh Martin/Ralph Blane, arr. Foss

16. Rise Up, Shepherd, and Follow
Spiritual, arr. Engelhardt