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December 25, 1999

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFCD-40068/71
  2. Kiltartan Road: Deck The Halls (trad/arr.Sobol) / The Carol Of The Field Mice (Sobol/Grahaeme) A Kiltartan Road Christmas: Joy In The Morning Classic Digital 1006 (312-832-9000)
  3. Dan Fogelberg: At Christmas Time The First Christmas Morning Morning Sky MSPCD 8001
  4. Odetta: Shout For Joy (trad) Christmas Spirituals Alcazar ALC104
  5. Nowell Sing We Clear: Shepherds Arise Hail Smiling Morn! Golden Hind GHM102CD (Box 1792, Schenectady, NY 12301)
  6. Original Broadway Cast: Rise Up Shepherd and Follow (trad) Black Nativity Vee Jay SR 5022
  7. Original NBC Production: Shephers! Shepherds! / Emily, Emily / Olives and quinces / Shepherd's Dance (Gian Carol Menotti) Amahl and the Night Visitors RCA Victor 6485-2RG
  8. Dan Crary: God Rest Ye Merrie, Gentlemen / Joy to the World (trad/arr.Crary) SUGAR HILL SHCD 3871
  9. Harvey Reid: Ode To Joy (Beethoven) The Heart of the Minstrel On Christmas Day WOODPECKER 111CD (PO Box 815, York, ME)
  10. Joel Mabus: How Like the Holly How Like the Holly Fossil 1299 (PO Box 306, Portage, MI 49081 or email.)
  11. Diane Taraz: Green Grows the Holly (trad) Hope! Say the Holly Raisin Pie RP-4 (PO Box 1066, Arlington, MA 02474)
  12. Cathy Barton & Dave Para-Patons: Holly Tree Carol (Jean Ritchie) 'Twas On A Night Like This FOLK LEGACY CD114
  13. Artisan: The Holly and the Ivy (trad) Bygone Christmas Bygone Films BFCD112 (phone England: 44-1484-606230)
  14. Tommy Makem: The Holly Bears a Berry (trad) Christmas SHANACHIE 52041
  15. Greg Miner: Bright, Bright, The Holly Berries (trad) A Christmas Collection, Vol. Two Delos DE2102
  16. Suzanne McDermott: Mid-winter (Holst/Rosetti) Out Under the Sky Rosema Red RRR 417 (617-680-7729)
  17. The Night Herron Consort: In the Bleak Midwinter (Holst) A Celtic Celebration, Vol. One NORTH STAR SS0088 (800-743-8994)
  18. Boys of the Lough: Midwinter Waltz (Dave Richardson) Midwinter Night's Dream BLIX STREET G2-10033 (818-763-9151)
  19. Dan Fogelberg: In the Bleak Midwinter (Holst/Rosetti) First Christmas Morning Morning Sky MSPCD 8001
  20. John Jacob Niles: I Wonder As I Wander I Wonder As I Wander Tradition TLP 1023
  21. Thomas Moore: God Is Born (D.H.Lawrence) The Soul of Christmas Upaya 19088 12182
  22. Ensemble Choral du Bout du Monde: Joyful Mysteries (trad) Noels Celtiques: Christmas Music from Brittany GREEN LINNET GLCD 3124
  23. Jean Redpath: 2000 Years Ago (Alan Bell) Still The Night Jean Redpath Records JR109 (888-845-4058)
  24. Gerry Armstrong: Seven Joys of Mary (trad) Simple Gifts Folkways FA 2335
  25. Nowell Sing We Clear: The Joys of Mary (trad) Hail Smiling Morn! Golden Hind GHM102
  26. Odetta: Mary Had a Baby (trad) Christmas Spirituals Alcazar ALC104
  27. Joan Baez & Bob Gibson: Virgin Mary Had One Son (trad) Folk Festival at Newport, Vol. 2 VANGUARD VRS-9063
  28. Riders in the Sky: O Come, O Come Emmanuel (trad) Christmas The Cowboy Way ROUNDER 0445
  29. The Night Herron Consort: O Come O Come Emmanuel (trad) A Celtic Celebration, Vol. One NORTH STAR SS0088 (800-743-8994)
  30. Mahalia Jackson: O Come, All Ye Faithful (trad/arr. Oakeley / Reading) Silent Night Columbia CK 38304
  31. Joemy Wilson: Good King Wenceslas Gifts Dargason DMCD-103 (PO Box 189, Burbank, CA 91503)
  32. Loreena McKennitt: Good King Wenceslas (trad/arr.McKennitt) A Christmas Radio Sampler 1999 QUINLAN ROAD QRCDP12 (800-361-7959)
  33. Win Stracke: Clout City Christmas Fantasy (WFMT studio 9/72) WFMT recording
  34. Cathy Barton & Dave Para: Make My Present Small (Bob Coltman) Crazy Quilt Barton-Para no# (PO Box 33, Boonville, MO 65233)
  35. John Henry Faulk: Christmas Story (WFMT studio, early 1960s) WFMT recording
  36. Laurie Lewis & Tom Rozum: The Gift (Stephanie Davis) Winter's Grace SIGNATURE SOUNDS SIG 1251 (800-694-5354)
  37. Joel Mabus: The Cherry Tree Carol (trad) How Like the Holly Fossil 1299
  38. Susan McKeown & Nikki Matheson: Jesus Christ, The Apple Tree (trad) The Soul of Christmas: A Celtic Music Celebration Upaya 19088 12182
  39. Dan Fogelberg: O, tannenbaum (trad) The First Christmas Morning Morning Sky MSPCD 8001
  40. Diane Taraz: The Cherry Tree Carol < i>Hope! Says the Holly Raisin Pie RP-4
  41. Tommy Makem: The Gift of the Tree (JB Goodenough/arr.Makem) Christmas SHANACHIE 5204
  42. John Fahey: Lo, How a Rose e'er Blooming (Praetorius) Christmas Guitar Varrick/Rounder CDVR-002
  43. Suzanne McDermott: Lo, how a Rose e'er Bloomin' (Praetorius/trad) Out Under the Sky Rosema Red RRR 417
  44. Joel Mabus: Es ist ein 'Ros entsprungen (Praetorius) How Like the Holly Fossil 1299
  45. Susan McKeown & Lindsey Horner: There Is No Rose (trad/arr. Horner/McKeown) Through the Bitter Frost and Snow 1 800 PRIME CD PCD-36
  46. Jean Redpath w/Sue Richards: Poem at Christmas #1 / Vieux Noel / What Child Is This? / Poem at Christmas #2 / Still the Night (trad) Still the Night Jean Redpath Records JR-109
  47. Frank Pettigell: the conclusion of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens Spoken Arts 728
  48. Harvey Reid: The Heart Of The Minstrel On Christmas Day WOODPECKER 111CD
  49. Jean Redpath: I Salute You Still the Night Jean Redpath Records JR-109
  50. John Fahey: Auld Lang Syne (trad/arr.Fahey) Christmas Guitar Varrick-Rounder CDVR-002
  51. Nowell Sing We Clear: Carol for the New Year (trad) Hail Smiling Morn! Golden Hind GHM102CD

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