Monday, November 26, 2012

The Manor House String Quartet Play Beautiful #Christmas Carols

Christmas Carols

It Came Upon a Midnight Clear - A CD by The Manor House String Quartet

  • 23 Instrumental Tracks  - About an Hour of Lovely Holiday Music
  • Features Traditional Favorites and The Song History
  • Find the History in the Liner Notes or On the Website
  • Purchase a hard Copy CD From the Online Shop
  • Digital Download is Available From iTunes or Amazon
  • Prices Vary by Vendor 
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The right music certainly helps create the atmosphere at any dinner party or holiday gathering.  The Manor House String Quartet specializes in creating the perfect ambiance.  Whether entertaining at a  wedding, special event, or in concert, Manor House will deliver unique arrangements that are elegant and pleasing to the ears.

This Holiday Season you can enjoy the quartet of 2 violins, a viola and a cello at your own get together.  This CD with 23 tracks provides about an hour of traditional favorites played by Vaughn Jones, Louise Bean, (violins) Adrian Smith, (viola) and Julia Graham. (cello)

Here is a list of the 23 songs included:
     Sussex Carol
     Il est Ne, le Divin Enfant.
     Joy to the World
     It Came Upon the Midnight Clear
     Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
     Good King Wenceslas
     Rocking Carol
     Gaudete! Gaudete! Christus est Natus
     We Wish You a Merry Christmas
     O Holy Night
     Past Three O' Clock
     See Amid the Winter's Snow
     Shakespeare's Carol
     Jingle Bells
     O Tannenbaum
     Lute Book Lullaby
    The Shepherds' Farewell
    Carol of the Bells
    To Drive the Cold Winter Away
    Sans Day Carol
    O Little Town of Bethlehem
    Don Oiche Ud i Mbeithil
     Noel Nouvelet

A short history of each tune is included in the liner notes - and they can also be found on the website if you decide to purchase a digital download.

I think this is a wonderful CD to have.  It is a perfect choice for a cocktail hour or while sitting down for dinner.  It is also a fine choice as a hostess gift this holiday season.

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