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Sleepers, Awake!00:01Buy Now!HowellsThree Carol-AnthemsBBC Singers/CarwoodBBC MusicMM 312n/a
00:12Buy Now!PurcellThe Fairy Queen: SuiteNew York Chamber Music Ensemble/PedersonDorian90189053479018922
00:27Buy Now!TraditionalSelections for ChanukahRachel van VoorheesCentaur2317044747231723
00:33Buy Now!MozartViolin Sonata in A, K. 526Hahn/ZhuDG000477012028947755722
00:59Buy Now!PraetoriusKindelein zart, von guter ArtChoir of St. Thomas Church, Leipzig/RotzschCapriccio7073845221070735
01:01Buy Now!TraditionalO Jesulein zartChoir of St. Thomas Church, Leipzig/RotzschCapriccio7073845221070735
01:05Buy Now!SchubertImpromptu in B flat, D. 935 No. 3UchidaPhilips456 245028945624525
01:18Buy Now!Vaughan WilliamsSymphony No. 5 in DAtlanta Symphony/SpanoTelarc60676089408067662
02:00Buy Now!BrittenA Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28Chandler/Soles/Robert Shaw Chamber SingersTelarc80461089408046124
02:23Buy Now!RavelDaphnis et Chloe: Suite No. 1Vienna Philharmonic/MaazelRCA68600090266860029
02:36Buy Now!MendelssohnString Symphony No. 07 in D minorSphinx Virtuosi/GuptonWhite Pine Music227700261321967
02:59Buy Now!Three Christmas carolsBBC Welsh Chorus/Fanfare Trumpeters of the Welsh GuardsNimbus5310083603531027
03:10Buy Now!VerdiOverture ~ The Sicilian VespersLa Scala Philharmonic/MutiSony68468074646846827
03:20Buy Now!ReadWhile shepherds watched their flocks by nightQuire Cleveland/BennettQuire Cleveland101988441014230
03:24Buy Now!TchaikovskySymphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 17 "Little Russian"Chicago Symphony/AbbadoCBS Sony3935907464393592
03:59Buy Now!GauntlettOnce in royal David’s cityOpus 7 Vocal Ensemble/PontenLoft1003617145100320
04:05Buy Now!BeethovenPiano Concerto No. 2 in B flat, Op. 19Uchida/Bavarian Radio Symphony/SanderlingPhilips289 454 468028945446820
04:38Buy Now!LauridsenO magnum mysteriumPolyphony/LaytonHyperionNOEL2034571100272
04:45Buy Now!DvorakScherzo capriccioso, Op. 66Cleveland Orchestra/DohnanyiLondon414 42228941442222
05:00Buy Now!Anderson, LeroySuite of Carols for WoodwindsBBC Concert Orchestra/SlatkinNaxos8.559621636943962121
05:11Buy Now!GriegViolin Sonata No. 1 in F, Op. 8Zenaty/KubalekDorian90234053479023421
05:34Buy Now!BachTwo Chorales: "Dearest Emmanuel" and "A Child is Born to Us"Newman & Oltman Guitar DuoMHS5155200717794552027
05:36Buy Now!GruberSilent NightNewman & Oltman Guitar DuoMHS5155200717794552027
05:40Buy Now!WaldteufelSkaters' WaltzBoston Pops/FiedlerRCA Victor63304090266330423
05:50Buy Now!Fill Music: anncr selects
Weekend Classics!06:01Buy Now!TraditionalTwo English carolsMonteverdi Choir/GardinerPhilips462 050028946205020
06:06Buy Now!MozartRondo in A minor, K. 511Mitsuko UchidaPhilips412 12228941212221
06:19Buy Now!TraditionalChristmas CarolsClare College Choir & Orchestra/RutterLondon425 500028942550025
06:27Buy Now!BrahmsSerenade No. 2 in A, Op. 16Saint Louis Symphony/SlatkinRCA7920078635792027
07:01Buy Now!TraditionalO little town of BethlehemChorus Angelicus & GaudeamusPelagos1005672590100523
07:06Buy Now!HandelSuite in F ~ Water MusicConcert des Nations/SavallAstree99203298490099209
07:38Buy Now!Four Christmas carolsRegensburg Cathedral Choir/GeorgiadisRCA60736090266073627
07:47Buy Now!SchubertPiano Piece in E flat, D. 946 No. 2UchidaPhilips456 572028945657226
08:00Buy Now!Charpentier, M.Instrumental CarolsViolins of the King/LabadieDorian90180053479018021
08:15Buy Now!HaydnString Quartet in C, Op. 76 No. 3 "Emperor"Tátrai QuartetHungaroton12812-13N/A
08:41Buy Now!MenottiIntroduction, March & Shepherd's Dance ~ Amahl and the Night VisitorsBuffalo Philharmonic/FallettaBuffalo Philharmonic Orchestran/a692863141022
08:48Buy Now!Fill Music: anncr selects
09:01Buy Now!SchumannPiano Sonata No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22Mitsuko UchidaDeccaB0018951028947853930
09:21Buy Now!BerliozShepherds' farewell ~ L'Enfance du ChristAcademy & Chorus SMF/MarrinerPhilips442 141028944214123
09:27Buy Now!BruchScottish Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 46Lin/Chicago Symphony/SlatkinSony4231507464423152
09:58Buy Now!BullardChanukah SuiteEaken Piano TrioNaxosn/an/a
10:02Buy Now!RavelLe Tombeau de CouperinMontreal Symphony/DutoitLondon410 254028941025425
10:19Buy Now!DeliusSleigh RideBuffalo Philharmonic/FallettaBuffalo Philharmonic Orchestran/a692863009421
10:27Buy Now!MozartDivertimento No. 11 in D, K. 251 "Nannerl Septet"Berlin PhilharmonicAbbadoSony5327774645927720
10:54Buy Now!TchaikovskyThe Christmas Tree ~ The Nutcracker, Op. 71National Philharmonic/BonyngeDecca289 473 345028947334521
11:00Buy Now!BrubeckSleep Holy InfantDubeau/La PietaAnalekta28730774204873028
11:05Buy Now!RachmaninoffSymphonic Dances, Op. 45Saint Louis Symphony/SlatkinMMG712604716371262
11:41Buy Now!TraditionalAway in a mangerVoces 8Signum Classics291635212029121
11:44Buy Now!TraditionalDing dong! Merrily on HighVoces 8Signum Classics291635212029121
11:47Buy Now!Fill Music to MET Opera: anncr selects
The Met11:59

Metropolitan Opera
15:43Buy Now!Anderson, LeroyA Christmas FestivalDallas Wind Symphony/JunkinReference Recordings126030911112822
15:51Buy Now!BieblAve MariaChanticleerAllegro12194n/a
16:01Buy Now!MozartPiano Concerto No. 21 in C, K. 467Uchida/English Chamber Orchestra/TatePhilips416 381028941638120
16:30Buy Now!TraditionalHere we come a-wassailingThe King's Singers/City of London Sinfonia/HickoxEMI499090077774990929
16:34Buy Now!BrahmsVariations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56aPhiladelphia Orchestra/OrmandyRCA671607863567162
16:53Buy Now!AdamO Holy NightElora Festival Singers/EdisonNaxos8.573421747313342174
16:59Buy Now!LovrienMinor Alterations: Christmas Through the Looking GlassDallas Wind Symphony/JunkinReference Recordings126030911112822
17:07Buy Now!Taneyev, A.Symphony No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 21Philharmonia Hungarica/AlbertMarco Polo8.2231334005294231334
17:41Buy Now!Fill Music: anncr selects
17:51Buy Now!TraditionalFour Early American CarolsBoston Camerata/Schola Cantorum of Boston/Brown University Chorus/CohenErato92874745099287429
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