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News of Great Joy - Anne Nicholson Weber (vocals); Eric Reese (vocals); His Majestie's Clerkes; James Grober (vocals); Kimberly Wright (vocals);...
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  1. Sussex Carol ("On Christmas Night")
  2. Canite tuba in Sion, motet
  3. ▄bers Gebirg Maria geht
  4. I Sing of a Maiden, carol for chorus
  5. Tous les bourgeois de ChÔrtres, carol (French)
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  1. Sussex Carol ("On Christmas Night")
  2. Canite tuba in Sion, motet
  3. ▄bers Gebirg Maria geht
  4. I Sing of a Maiden, carol for chorus
  5. Tous les bourgeois de ChÔrtres, carol (French)
  6. Le sommeil de L'enfant-JÚsus (The Sleep of the Infant Jesus), carol (French)
  7. Alma Redemptoris mater, antiphon for 5 voices
  8. Eso rigor e repente (That sudden hardship), for chorus
  9. Nova radast stala (New Joy) (Russian)
  10. The Three Kings
  11. Fum, Fum, Fum (Catalan)
  12. Mirabile Mysterium, for 5 voices (Opus musicum)
  13. Poor Little Jesus, spiritual
  14. Go Tell It on the Mountain, Christmas song (American)
  15. Gdy sliczna Panna syna kolysala (Our Lady rocked her son to sleep) (Polish)
  16. Kalad§, carol (Latvian)
  17. Here Is the Little Door, carol-anthem for chorus
  18. The Gloucester Wassail Song ("Wassail! wassail all over the town!"), carol
  19. The Sycamore Tree, carol for chorus
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His Majestie's Clerkes -- an unlikely name for a Chicago-based choral ensemble -- celebrated 10 years together in 1993 by recording this absolutely lovely a cappella Christmas disc called New of Great Joy on the Centaur label. The repertoire ranges from the very well-known -- the African-American spiritual "Go Tell It on the Mountain" arranged by leader Heider -- the well-enough known -- Vaughan Williams' arrangements of the "Sussex Carol" and the "Gloucester Wassail" -- to the nearly unknown -- the Ukrainian carol "Nova ...

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News of Great Joy 1999, Centaur Records

UPC: 044747216829

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