The Resource Sing Christmas and The Turn of the Year, (sound recording)

Sing Christmas and The Turn of the Year, (sound recording)

Label
Sing Christmas and The Turn of the Year
Title
Sing Christmas and The Turn of the Year
Contributor
Author of introduction,
Performer
Producer
Signer
Subject
Language
  • engund
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"This unique radio celebration of Christmas" includes "carols, hymns, mummers' play excerpts, skiffle bands, public house sing-songs, prayers, rhymes, a calypso , and even a bit of West African highlife"--Pamphlet
Member of
Cataloging source
CO2
Credits note
Original program written by Alan Lomax ; produced by Charles Parker ; script by Alan Lomax
Date time place
Recorded and originally broadcast on December 25, 1957, by the BBC Home Service
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Shirley Collins, Ewan MacColl, Peggy Seeger, Seamus Ennis, A.L. Lloyd, Flora MacNeil, Cyril Tawney, and many more
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2002
  • 1935-
  • 1908-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hunt, Ken
  • Lomax, Alan
  • Collins, Shirley
  • MacColl, Ewan
  • Seeger, Peggy
  • Ennis, Seamus
  • Lloyd, A. L.
  • Tawney, Cyril
  • Parker, Charles
  • Rounder Records (Firm)
Series statement
  • The Alan Lomax collection
  • The Concert and Radio series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carols
  • Hymns
  • Prayers
  • Folk songs
  • Christmas music
  • World music
Label
Sing Christmas and The Turn of the Year, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Notes by Ken Hunt in pamphlet inserted on container
  • "All songs except "Pretty Little Baby" (track 13) are previously unreleased"--Pamphlet
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Excerpt from Shepherd's nativity play
  • Christmas in London (narration)
  • The derby ram
  • Christmas morning calypso
  • Unite
  • Pretty little baby
  • Reading from Luke
  • The day we went to Rothsay-o
  • Regional hookup.
  • God rest ye merry gentlemen
  • Introduction
  • Cromwell versus Father Christmas (story)
  • The jug of punch
  • Royal Belfast hornpipe
  • The cherry tree carol
  • Ar gyfe heddiwr bore (Anglesey carol)
  • Excerpt from the Symondsbury mummers play
  • Good King Wenceslas
  • 'Twas Mary conceived
  • The Lord's prayer
  • Oh, come, all ye faithful (adeste fidelis)
  • Caroling in the dark
  • No room at the inn (story) /
  • Last month of the year
  • Finale
  • Boscastle breakdown
  • We wish you a merry Christmas
  • Peace o'er the world
  • Introduction to "Ballad of Jesus Christ"
  • --
  • The ballad of Jesus Christ
Control code
ocm45193308
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
11661-1850-2
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADD-7920
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Sing Christmas and The Turn of the Year, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Notes by Ken Hunt in pamphlet inserted on container
  • "All songs except "Pretty Little Baby" (track 13) are previously unreleased"--Pamphlet
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Excerpt from Shepherd's nativity play
  • Christmas in London (narration)
  • The derby ram
  • Christmas morning calypso
  • Unite
  • Pretty little baby
  • Reading from Luke
  • The day we went to Rothsay-o
  • Regional hookup.
  • God rest ye merry gentlemen
  • Introduction
  • Cromwell versus Father Christmas (story)
  • The jug of punch
  • Royal Belfast hornpipe
  • The cherry tree carol
  • Ar gyfe heddiwr bore (Anglesey carol)
  • Excerpt from the Symondsbury mummers play
  • Good King Wenceslas
  • 'Twas Mary conceived
  • The Lord's prayer
  • Oh, come, all ye faithful (adeste fidelis)
  • Caroling in the dark
  • No room at the inn (story) /
  • Last month of the year
  • Finale
  • Boscastle breakdown
  • We wish you a merry Christmas
  • Peace o'er the world
  • Introduction to "Ballad of Jesus Christ"
  • --
  • The ballad of Jesus Christ
Control code
ocm45193308
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
11661-1850-2
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADD-7920
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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