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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. The Weavers: We Wish You a Merry Christmas (trad,arr. Weavers) MCA 20725
  3. Anne Heaton: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (Hugh Martin/Ralph Blane) Winterbloom: Traditions Rearranged
  4. Cherish the Ladies: On Christmas Night (trad) / Charles O'Conor (O'Carolan) On Christmas Night Big Mammy 002
  5. Thomas Moore: The Soul of Christmas Upaya 19088 12182
  6. Nowell Sing We Clear (John Roberts, Tony Barrand, Fred Breunig, Andy Davis): Lord of the Dance (trad/Sydney Carter) The Best of Nowell Sing We Clear Front Hall 301
  7. Adrienne Jones: Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day (trad, arr.A.Jones) There Is No Rose self no#
  8. Anuna: Hymn to the Virgin (trad) Winter Songs Danu 016
  9. Joan Baez & Bob Gibson: Virgin Mary (trad) Folk Song America Smithsonian Sony A4 21489
  10. Kathy Cowan & Rebecca Armstrong: Mary, Whatcha Gonna Call That Pretty Little Baby (trad) WFMT recording
  11. Amy Carol Webb: Mary Had a Baby (trad) Breaking Light Zebra 2010
  12. Tommy Makem: Sing We the Virgin Mary (trad,arr.T.Makem) Tommy Makem's Christmas Shanachie 52041
  13. Gerry Armstrong: The Seven Joys of Mary (trad) Simple Gifts Smithsonian Folkways 2335
  14. Gretchen Peters: Waitin' on Mary Northern Lights Scarlet Letter 208143-2
  15. Acoustic Eidolon: Ave Maria (Franz Schubert, arr. Acoustic Eidolon) Winter's Call Acoustic Woods 909
  16. Amahl and the Night Visitors (orig. 1951 TV NBC cast): Shepherds! Shepherdesses! / Emily, Emily / Olives and quinces (Gian Carlo Menotti) RCA 6485-2
  17. Waterson:Carthy: While Shepherds Watched (trad, arr. Waterson-Carthy) Holy Heathens and the Old Green Man Topic 562
  18. Odetta w/Bill Lee, bass): Rise Up Shepherd and Follow (trad) Christmas Spirituals Vanguard 79079-2
  19. Nowell Sing We Clear (John Roberts, Tony Barrand, Fred Breunig, Andy Davis): Shepherds Arise! (trad) Hail Smiling Morn! Golden Hind 102
  20. Ensemble Choral du Bout du Monde: Shepherds on the Hill (H.du Rusquec/L.Vidal) Celtic Music from Brittany Green Linnet 3124

Station Break

  1. Chuck Brodsky: We Are Each Other's Angels Two Sets Waterbug 84
  2. John Henry Faulk: Christmas Story (as told to Studs Terkel ca. 1958) WFMT Recording
  3. Don White: Christmas Memories Winning Streak Lumper Boy 86851-2996-2
  4. John D. Huston (Finest Kind): Party at Fezziwig's Feasts & Spirits Fallen Angle 07
  5. Craig Werth: Beside the Tree Hudson Harding Sampler Volume 5
  6. Colorado Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Marin Alsop, c. w/The Majestic Praise Choir: For Unto Us a Child is Born (George Frederic Handel, arr. Bob Christianson & Gary Anderson) Too Hot to Handel - The Gospel Messiah Too Hot CO-005
  7. Magpie: All 'Round the Glory Manger (trad) Last Month of the Year Sliced Bread 71305
  8. Mara Levine & Joe Jencks: Straw Against the Chill (Bob Franke) private release
  9. Deborah Liv Johnson: Away in a Manger (trad) Mojave Sun 1237
  10. Amahl and the Night Visitors (orig. 1951 TV NBC cast): Have You Seen a Child (Gian Carlo Menotti) RCA 6485-2
  11. Denise Jordan Finley: How Fair Is My Baby Give Us Peace! Dome Island 927099
  12. Kathy Mattea: Christ Child's Lullaby (trad) The Soul of Christmas Upaya 19088 12182
  13. Gordon Bok-Ann Mayo Muir-Ed Trickett: Hearth and Fire (Bok) A Water Over Stone Folk-Legacy 80
  14. Janis Ian: Joy Just One Angel Yellow Tail 10026

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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