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The Christmas Album - American Horn Quartet and QSO Horns

MS 1650


Playing time: 49'34"
Tracks: 14
Booklet pages: 12
© 2016 American Horn Quartet
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of The Christmas Album - American Horn Quartet and QSO Horns published on 16 December 2017

Listen: Walter Perkins: Christmas Fiesta (track 12, 0:00-0:54)

American Horn Quartet:
Kerry Turner, horn
Geoffrey Winter, horn
Kristina Mascha-Turner, horn
Charles Putnam, horn

Queensland Symphony Horns:
Peter Luff, horn
Malcolm Stewart, horn
Ian O'Brien, horn
Lauren Manuel, horn
Vivienne Collier-Vickers, horn

Harry Wilson, didgeridoo (track 2)
Charles Putnam, additional percussion (track 11)
Kerry Turner, additional percussion (track 11)
Lachlan Hawkins, percussion and drum kit (track 12)

Peter Luff, conductor (tracks 3-5, 8 and 12)
Kerry Turner, conductor (tracks 10, 13 and 14)

Felix Mendelssohn, arranged by Kerry Turner:

1 Weihnachten (Sechs Sprüche, No 1)

2 Solo didgeridoo improvisation

Kerry Turner:

Symphony of Carols, Op 52
3 Allegro ma non troppo
4 Coventry Carol and In the Bleak Midwinter
5 Adeste fidees

Jacob Handl, arranged by Kerry Turner:

6 Aspiciens a Longe

traditional German, arranged R Brooks and K Turner:

7 Lo, How a Rose e'er Blooming

George Frideric Handel, arranged by C Jones:

8 For Unto Us a Child is Born

William James, arranged by E Gregan:

9 The Three Drovers

Mel Torme, arranged by W Perkins:

10 The Christmas Song

Leroy Anderson, arranged by C Fry and K Turner:

11 Sleigh Ride

Walter Perkins:

12 Christmas Fiesta

Albert Hague, arranged by G Winter:

13 You're a Mean One, Mr Grinch (From Dr Seuss: How the Grinch Stole Christmas)

Kerry Turner:

14 Hymnus

Recorded 1-3 November 2015 at the Queensland Conservatorium, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia


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