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052 - 2006

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Robin & Linda Williams: Mary Had a Baby (trad-new words-music-R&L Williams) The First Christmas Gift Red House RHRCD 188
  3. Magpie: All 'Round the Glory Manger (trad) Last Month of the Year Sliced Bread CDSB71305
  4. Harvey Reid & Joyce Anderson: Away in a Manger (trad) Christmas Morning Woodpecker WP-119
  5. Odetta: Mary Had a Baby (trad) Gonna Let It Shine MC MC-0055
  6. Kate & Anna McGarrigle & family: Seven Joys of Mary (trad) The McGarrigle Christmas Hour Nonesuch 79925-2
  7. Songs of Good Cheer (Michael Miles): Joy to the World (Watts/Handel) (recorded Old Town School - 12/2004) Chicago Tribune 83707 24010
  8. The Watersons: Joy, Health, Love and Peace (trad) Sound, Sound Your Instruments of Joy Topic 12TS346
  9. Eileen McGann: There'll Be More Joy (TRAD) Heritage Dragonwing DRGN 005
  10. Joel Mabus: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen (trad) How Like the Holly Fossil 1299
  11. Mediaeval Baebes: There Is No Rose of Suych Vertu (Katharine Blake/trad) Mistletoe & Wine Nettwerk 30329-2
  12. Susan McKeown & Nikki Matheson: Lo, How a Rose (trad) The Soul of Christmas (an anthology) Upaya 19088 12182
  13. Bukkene Bruse: The Loveliest Rose Has Been Found The Loveliest Rose NorthSide NSD6067
  14. Jessica Radcliffe - Lisa Ekstrom - Martin Simpson: Winter Wedding (trad/Caitlin Matthews) / Wexford Carol (trad-arr.M.Simpson) / The King (trad-arr.M.Simpson) / The Holly and the Ivy (trad-arr.M.Simpson) Beautiful Darkness High Bohemia HBR CD002
  15. Golden Ring: The Holly Bears a Berry (trad) A Gathering of Friends for Making Music Folk-Legacy CD-16
  16. Joel Mabus: How Like the Holly Fossil 1299
  17. Artisan: The Gloucestershire Wassail (trad) Bygone Christmas BFCD112
  18. Nowell Sing We Clear: Stevens Family Waysail (trad) Just Say Nowell! Golden Hind GHM-105
  19. Odetta: Rise Up Shepherd (trad) Gonna Let It Shine MC MC-0055
  20. Robin & Linda Williams: Rise Up Shepherds and Follow (trad-arr.R&L Williams) The First Christmas Gift Red House RHRCD 188

Station Break

  1. Joyce Anderson & Harvey Reid: Song of the Magi (Anais Mitchell) Christmas Morning Woodpecker WP-119
  2. Nowell Sing We Clear: March of the Kings (trad) Hail Smiling Morn! Golden Hind GHM 120CD
  3. Amahl and the Night Visitors (orig. 1951 TV cast): Have You Seen a Child (Gian Carlo Menotti) RCA Victor 6485-2-RG
  4. Rufus & Martha Wainwright: Some Children See Him (W.Hutson/A.Burt) The McGarrigle Christmas Hour Nonesuch 79925-2
  5. John Henry Faulk: The Christmas Story (as told to Studs Terkel in the late 1950s) WFMT recording
  6. Robin & Linda Williams: Shotgun Shells on a Christmas Tree The First Christmas Gift Red House RHRCD 188
  7. Hamilton Camp: Ring Them Bells (Bob Dylan) Sweet Joy Beachwood BR 24712
  8. Jessica Radcliffe - Lisa Ekstrom - Martin Simpson - Gerry O'Beirne: One Small Candle / Beautiful Darkness (J.Radcliffe) Beautiful Darkness High Bohemia HBRCD002
  9. Harvey Reid & Joyce Anderson: Not Grieve the Dying Light (H.Reid) Christmas Morning Woodpecker WP-119
  10. Jessica Radcliffe - Lisa Ekstrom - Martin Simpson - Gerry O'Beirne: One Small Candle / Beautiful Darkness (J.Radcliffe) Beautiful Darkness High Bohemia HBRCD002
  11. Harvey Reid & Joyce Anderson: Not Grieve the Dying Light (H.Reid) Christmas Morning Woodpecker WP-119
  12. Kate & Anna McGarrigle: Old Waits Carol (trad) The McGarrigle Christmas Hour Nonesuch 79925-2
  13. Mike Seeger w/ Peggy & Penny Seeger and Calum MacColl: Oh, Watch the Stars (trad) American Folk Songs for Christmas Rounder CD 0268/69
  14. Penny Seeger: Great Big Stars (trad) American Folk Songs for Christmas Rounder CD 0268/69
  15. Peter Ostroushko w/ Ruth MacKenzie, et.al.: Bright Morning Stars (trad) Heartland Holiday Borderland BLP 01
  16. Robin & Linda Williams: On a Quiet Christmas Morn The First Christmas Gift Red House RHRCD 188
  17. Leslie Ritter & Scott Petito: This Christmas Morning Collective Works! 0501
  18. Magpie: Give Light (Greg Artzner/Greg Artzner-Ella Baker) Sliced Bread CDSB71185
  19. The Weavers: We Wish You a Merry Christmas (trad-arr.Weavers) Kisses Sweeter Than Wine Omega OCD 3021/22

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

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