Christmas with Renata Scotto at St. Patrick's Cathedral (CD)

Christmas with Renata Scotto at St. Patrick's Cathedral (CD)

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Three centuries of holiday favorites sung in five languages. Includes the world premiere recording of John Corigliano and William Hoffman's Christmas at the Cloisters. Originally released by BMG Music. Produced by John Pfeiffer.
[Recorded at St. Patrick's Cathedral, NYC, 1981, Stereo, 45 minutes]

Les Anges dans nos campagnes (Angels We Have Heard On High) (Traditional French)
He Shall Feed His Flock, from Messiah (Handel)
Tu scendi dalle stelle (From Starry Skies Descending) (Pius IX-Capocci)
Joy to the World (Mason)
Silent Night (Mohr-Gruber)
Ave Maria (J.S. Bach/Gounod)
Christmas at the Cloisters (Hoffman-Corigliano)
Adeste Fidelis (O Come, All Ye Faithful) (Trans.: Oakeley-Traditional)
Panis Angelicus, from Mass in A (Franck)
Ave Maria (Schubert)
What Child Is This? (Greensleeves) (Dix-Old English Air)
Lully, Lullay (Coventry Carol) (Croo-Old English Melody)
Maria Wiegenlied, Op. 76, No. 52 (The Virgin's Slumber Song) (Reger)
Cantique de Noël (O Holy Night) (Adam)

Renata Scotto, soprano
Orchestra and the St. Patrick's Cathedral Choir
Lorenzo Anselmi, conductor
John Grady, organist and choir director
Charles McCracken, cello
Gloria Agostini, harp
Thomas Fitzgibbon, bagpipe