Christmas in Latvia

 
Christmas in Latvia - CD cover
NEW YORK LATVIAN CONCERT CHOIR
Aija Pelše, Soprano
SONORE CHOIR OF RIGA, LATVIA
NATIONAL OPERA CHAMBER ORCHESTRA AND SOLOISTS
Antra Bigača - Mezzo-Soprano
Ivars Cinkuss - Baritone
Janis Markovs - Baritone
Aivars Klingenbergs - Bagpipe
Andrejs Jansons - Conductor
   

Ilze Akerberga

  1. Christmas in Latgale / Ziemassvētki Latgalē (20:47)
    Text by Anna Rancāne, Latvian Folk Songs

Brigita Ritmane

  1. Christ is Born / Kristus ir Dzimis (12:41)
    Text by Valda Mora and Andris Ritmanis

Anita Kuprisa

    Star, Night, and a Miracle / Zvaigzne, Nakts, un Brīnums
  1. Morning Start, Light of Love / Rīta Zvaigzne, Mīlestības Gaisma (3:25)
    Text by Roberts Bērziņš and Nikolajs Kalniņš
  2. While Bethlehem Slumbers / Dus Saldā Mierā Betleme (3:04)
    Reproduction by Arnolds Grosbachs
  3. This Night / Šai Naktī (8:32)
    Text by Elsa Kezbere

Alvis Altmanis

    Hallowed Eve / Svētvakars
  1. My Wondrous Rose / Mana Brinišķīgā Roze (1:49)
    Text by Karlis Skalbe
  2. It Was Not Golden Dew (3:19)
    Text by Teodors Zeiferts
  3. This Silent Night / Ta Klusa Nakts (4:29)
    Text by Anna Rancane

Pēteris Aldiņš

    This Sacred Night / Šai Svētā Naktī
  1. Mortal, Keep Silent / Mirstīgais, Šai Brīdī Klusē (4:18)
    Translation by Arturs Cīrulis
  2. The Angel of the Lord / Tā Kunga Enģelis (5:18)
    From the gospel according to St. Luke
    This Sacred Night / Šai Svetā Naktī
    Text by Valda Mora
  3. When Jesus Was Born in Bethlehem / Kad Jēzus Bija Betlemē Piedzimis (2:15)
    From the gospel according to St. Matthew
  4. Christmas Carol / Ziemsvētku Dziesma (6:32)
    Text by A. Vītols
    On a Cold, Dark Winter Night / Auksta, Tumsa Ziemas Naktī
    Reproduction by A. Svilkauskis

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