Track List - Sing Noel!


David Hagen, Conductor

1. African Noel         arr. Andr√© Thomas

2. O Lux Beatissima        Howard Helvey

3. In the Bleak Midwinter        Gustav Holst
4. Sherburne        Original Sacred Harp

5. Baptismal Anthem        Original Sacred Harp

6. He Smiles Within His Cradle        Austrian melody, arr. David Willcocks

7. O Magnum Mysterium        Morten Lauridsen

8. There is no Rose        Benjamin Britten     from "A Ceremony of Carols"     Kathy Jin Hagen, piano

9. Riu, Riu, Chiu        Anonymous, 16th Century Spanish     Randal Smith, baritone     David Hagen, recorder     Noah Hagen, hand drum

10. Infant Holy, Infant Lowly          Polish Carol, arr. Roger Ames

11. Lux Aurumque          Eric Whitacre

12. The Lamb          John Tavener

13. What is this Fragrance?          French Carol, arr. Dale Warland       Merry Chadwick, oboe

14. A Babe Is Born          William Mathias       Sigrun Franzen, organ

15. Deck the Halls          Traditional Welsh, arr. Alice Parker and Robert Shaw

16. Good King Wenceslas          Traditional, arr. John Stainer

17. I Saw Three Ships          Traditional English, arr. Alice Parker and Robert Shaw

18. O Come, O Come, Emmanuel          Traditional, arr. Hubert Bird       Kathryn Hoffer, violin I       Elise Gelbart, violin II       Mari Jamieson, viola       Coralyn More, cello

19. O Come, All Ye Faithful          Traditional       Kathryn Hoffer, violin I       Elise Gelbart, violin II       Mari Jamieson, viola       Coralyn More, cello

20. O Tannenbaum          German Carol, arr. John Rutter 21. Wassail Song          Traditional English, arr. Alice Parker and Robert Shaw       Kathryn Hoffer, violin I       Elise Gelbart, violin II       Mari Jamieson, viola       Coralyn More, cello

22. Carol of the Bells          Ukranian Carol, arr. M. Leontovich


Tracks 1, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 13, 20, 22: recorded December, 2008    St. Andrew Church, Eagle River, Alaska

Tracks 2, 3, 7, 9, 12: recorded May, 2010    St. Andrew Church, Eagle River, Alaska

Tracks 8, 15, 16, 17: live concert recording, December, 2005    St. Patrick's Church, Anchorage, Alaska

Track 14: live concert recording, December, 2006    Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, Anchorage, Alaska

Track 18, 19, 21: live concert recording, December, 2004    St. Patrick's Church, Anchorage, Alaska

 The production of Sing Noel! was graciously underwritten by First National Bank Alaska