Leontyne Price & Herbert von Karajan – Christmas Songs



Leontyne Price, Sopran

Singverein Der Gesellschaft Der Musikfreunde
Wiener Grosstadtkinderchor
Wiener Philharmoniker
Herbert von Karajan


  1. Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (Silent Night)
    Composed by Franz Xaver Gruber
  2. Hark! the Herald Angels Sing (adapted by W. H. Cummings from Mendelssohn’s Festgesang for the Gutenberg Festival)
    Composed by Felix Mendelssohn
  3. We Three Kings of Orient Are
    Composed by Jr. John Henry Hopkins
  4. Angels We Have Heard on High
    Composed by Christmas Traditional
  5. O Tannenbaum (O Christmas Tree) (German)
    Composed by Christmas Traditional
  6. God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen (English)
    Composed by Christmas Traditional
  7. It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
    Composed by Richard Storrs Willis
  8. Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her
    Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  9. Sweet Li’l Jesus Boy
    Composed by Spiritual Traditional
  10. Ellens Gesang III (“Ave Maria”), song for voice & piano, D. 839 (Op. 52/6)
    Composed by Franz Schubert
  11. Cantique de Noel for voice & orchestra, “O Holy Night”
    Composed by Adolphe Adam
  12. Ave Maria, for voice & piano (or other vocal arrangements; after Bach’s Prelude No. 1 from the Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1)
    Composed by Charles Gounod
  13. Canon in 4 parts in C major (“Alleluia”), K. 553
    Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart



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