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051 - 2009 (Christmas)

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Mary Chapin Carpenter: Come Darkness, Come Light Zoe 01143-1123-2
  3. Nowell Sing We Clear (John Roberts-Tony Barrand-Andy Davis- Fred Breunig): Beautiful Star of Bethlehem (A.J.Phipps) A Pageant of Midwinter Carols Golden Hind GHM-109CD
  4. Odetta: Beautiful Star (trad,arr.Odetta) Christmas Spirituals Vanguard 79079-2
  5. James Taylor & Yo-Yo Ma: Here Comes the Sun (George Harrison) Yo-Yo Ma & Friends: Songs of Joy & Peace Sony 88697-24414-2
  6. Sloan Wainwright: Search the Sky On a Night Before Christmas Derby Disc 83707 21200
  7. The Swingle Singers: Jingle Bells (James Pierpont, PD) Noels sans Passeport Philips 4455
  8. Obernkirchen Children's Choir: Jingle Bells (excerpt) (Jas.Pierpont) Christmas Songs Zang 359141
  9. The Singing Dogs: Jingle Bells novelty 45 rpm
  10. Obernkirchen Children's Choir: Jingle Bells (excerpt) (Jas.Pierpont) Christmas Songs Zang 359141
  11. Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass: Jingle Bells (Jas.Pierpont, PD, arr.Alpert) Christmas Album Shout Factory B000BC8T60
  12. Obernkirchen Children's Choir: Jingle Bells (excerpt) (Jas.Pierpont) Christmas Songs Zang 359141
  13. Christine Lavin: Winter in Manhattan (private CD)
  14. Call Me Mister (orig.cast - Betty Garrett): Yuletide, Park Avenue (Harold Rome) Columbia X14877
  15. Krista Detor: Christmas in London (K.Detor-T.J.Schwab- D.Weber) The Silver Wood Tightrope TR1107
  16. Mary Chapin Carpenter: Christmas Time in the City (M.C.Carpenter-John Jennings) Come Darkness, Come Light Zoe 01143-1123-2
  17. Loreena McKennitt: Emmanuel (in Latin) (trad, arr.McKennett) A Midwinter Night's Dream Quinlan Road - Verve B0012096-02
  18. Martin Carthy & The Watersons (Lal, Norma): Emmanual (trad) Sound, Sound Your Instruments of Joy Topic 12TS346
  19. Jean Redpath w/ Sue Richards & Abby Newton: Coventry Carol / Matthew's Gospel #1 / Rorate celi desuper / Matthew's Gospel #2 / Child in a Manger (trad) Still the Night Redpath JR-109

Station Break

  1. Peter Cook & Dudley Moore: Gospel Truth Behind the Fringe Atlantic K 40503
  2. Simon & Garfunkel: 7 O'Clock News / Silent Night (arr.P.Simon) Old Friends Columbia Legacy C3K 64780
  3. Spike Milligan: Silent Night Parlophone R5543 (45 rpm)
  4. Mary Chapin Carpenter: On a Quiet Christmas Morn (Robin & Linda Williams) Come Darkness, Come Light Zoe 01143-1123-2
  5. Lori Lieberman: Daughters and Sons Jet D'eay private pressing
  6. Brett Dennen: The Holidays Are Here (And We're Still at War) Dualtone promo
  7. John McCutcheon: Christmas in the Trenches Winter Solstice Rounder CD0192
  8. Neal & Leandra: I'll Be Home for Christmas (Kim Gannon- Walter Kent-Buck Ram) Listen to the Angels Uncle Gus UGM02
  9. Loreena McKennitt: The Seven Rejoices of Mary A Midwinter Night's Dream Quinlan Road-Verve B0012096-02
  10. Nowell Sing We Clear: Joys Seven (trad) A Pageant of Midwinter Carols Golden Hind GHM-109
  11. Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer: The Ditchling Carol (D.Carter) American Noel Signature Sounds SIG2011
  12. Nowell Sing We Clear (Tony Barrand): Homeless Wassail (Ian Robb) A Pageant of Midwinter Carols Golden Hind GHM-109
  13. John Henry Faulk: A Christmas Story (as told to Studs Terkel in the late 1950s) WFMT recording
  14. Odetta: Shout for Joy (trad) Gonna Let It Shine M.C. Records MC-0055

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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