A CD re-release of the recording of a memorable 1971 Schola Cantorum concert conducted by Jester Hairston. Includes performances of 11 works including Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Chile, Hold On and Amen plus a spoken introduction to each song by Dr. Hairston. We once again have this CD in stock! Take this opportunity to get your recording of this memorable event!
Featuring a collection of holiday music recorded live at concerts held during the first 25 years of Schola Cantorum's 40-year history. Thrill to the polychoral beauty of In dulci jubilo by Michael Praetorius, performed with the Menlo Brass Quintet. Tap your toes to the calypso beat of Christmas in de Tropics by Jester Hairston, featuring a solo by Dr. Hairston himself. This compilation of our favorite Christmas music is sure to become one of your favorites, too!
Features A Ceremony of Carols, opus 28, by Benjamin Britten, arranged for full chorus (SATB) and harp, plus a feast of Holiday favorites including Angels We Have Heard On High, Fum, Fum, Fum, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, I Saw Three Ships and In the Bleak Midwinter.