Colonial Christmas
On this exciting new work Barry Phillips has arranged three distinct types of music:
American choral pieces by William Billings and other early American composers, dance tunes from John Playford’s The English Dancing Master, and folk tunes of the period and earlier.
Christmas Lullaby
Kim Robertson
On this beautiful all solo Celtic harp recording Kim performs a wealth of seasonal pieces from all around the globe.From Scottish pieces such as Christ Child Lullaby, Balloo Lammy, Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming to evocative medieval hymns as St. Bridget’s, St. Basil’s and Plain chant.
A Victorian Christmas
Robin Petrie
Christmas had been a much neglected holiday until the Victorians revived its beloved traditions - trimming the tree, hanging the mistletoe, decking the hall...and celebrating it all in songs called carols.
Prairie Christmas
Joe Weed
Joe Weed's choice of instrumentation and arrangement gives these tunes a beautiful flavor of Americana. Hark the Herald, Greensleeves, Cherry Tree Carol, I Wonder as I Wander, Auld Lang Syne, more.
A Toolbox Christmas
Woody Phillips
Your favorite carols performed on your favorite hand and power tools. From the workshop of Maestro Woody Phillips, glorious holiday sounds ascend from the sawdust to the heavens.
A Victorian Noël
Robin Petrie
An enchanting companion album to A Victorian Christmas... Oliver Cromwell and the Puritans officially outlawed all festivals, including the ancient Yuletide celebrations so beloved by the people.
Celtic Christmas Kim Robertson
Robertson's crystalline harp sounds like a mountain brook coursing through a cathedral; the most peaceful and perhaps the most beautiful of this year's albums in loveley elegiac arrangements.
A Gaelic Christmas Mary McLaughlin
A Gaelic Christmas is a collection of Christmas carols and hymns all sung in the Irish Gaelic language. The material spans several centuries and includes ancient traditional Irish carols such as "The Wexford Carol" as well as Gaelic versions of beloved Victorian carols including "Holy Night," "I Saw Three Ships," and "Silent Night".
Celtic Christmas II Kim Robertson
This album adds a romantic touch to Christmas that is original and tastefull. Away in a Manger, We Three Kings, Silent Night, Noel Nouvelet, Merrily on High, Pastourelle, Come All Ye Shepherds..