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23/12/2012

Duration:
1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 23 December 2012

Aled Jones introduces a selection of seasonal choral music plus some contemporary sounds from the innovative ensemble Arctic Light, a group that mixes their artistic director Susanna Lindmark's new music, which reflects the culture of the far north of Sweden where they're based, with music from many different parts of the world.

Music Played

24 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Tchaikovsky
    00:00

    Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker - suite Op.71a

    Performer: Ralf Allwood - Musical Director Performer: Rodolfus Choir

    SIGNUM, SIG CD 0248

  • Image for Trad. Canadian Arr. R Anderson
    00:01

    Trad. Canadian Arr. R Anderson The Huron Carol

    Conductor: Noel EDISON Performer: Elora Festival Singers

    Naxos, 8.554179

  • Image for Judith Bingham
    00:04

    Judith Bingham Tu creasti Domine

    Conductor: Stephen FARR Performer: Edward Turner - Organ Performer: Choir of Worcester college Oxford

    Resonus, RES 10113

  • Image for Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
    00:08

    Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Magnificat in D major Wq.215

    Conductor: Philip LEDGER Performer: Academy Of St Martin In The Fields Performer: King's College Cambridge Choir Performer: Philip LEDGER - Harpsichord

    DECCA, 421148-2

  • Image for Trad Swedish, Arr. Patrik Hogenas, Johan Jogenas, Sanna Kallman
    00:11

    Trad Swedish, Arr. Patrik Hogenas, Johan Jogenas, Sanna Kallman Ack Ack

    Conductor: Susanna LINDMARK Performer: Elina Jarventaus Johansson - Main Artist Performer: Arctic Light

    Studio Acusticum, SA03

  • Image for Trad. Norrbotten, Arr. Susanna Lindmark
    00:13

    Trad. Norrbotten, Arr. Susanna Lindmark Bjorndansen

    Conductor: Susanna LINDMARK Performer: Elin Grunditz - Singer Performer: Johan Englund - Drums Performer: Mattias Sandlund - Cello Performer: Sigurd Lof - Saxophone Performer: Arctic Light

    Studio Acusticum, SA03

  • Image for Susanna Lindmark
    00:16

    Susanna Lindmark Innan du reser

    Conductor: Susanna LINDMARK Performer: Arctic Light

    Studio Acusticum, SA03

  • Image for Trad. Irak/syrian, Arr. Salim Bali
    00:19

    Trad. Irak/syrian, Arr. Salim Bali Fog elna khel

    Conductor: Susanna LINDMARK Performer: Aino Sundstedt - Singer Performer: Johan Englund - Drums Performer: Arctic Light

    Studio Acusticum, SA03

  • Image for Peter Warlock
    00:23

    Peter Warlock Bethlehem Down vers. chorus [1927]

    Performer: Ralf Allwood - Director Performer: Rodolfus Choir

    SIGNUM, SIG CD 257

  • Image for Susanna Lindmark
    00:28

    Susanna Lindmark Ensmarken

    Conductor: Susanna LINDMARK Performer: Johan Englund - Drums Performer: Mattias Sandlund - Cello Performer: Sigurd Lof - Saxophone Performer: Arctic Light

    Studio Acusticum, SA03

  • Image for Susanna Lindmark
    00:32

    Susanna Lindmark Song of Hope

    Conductor: Susanna LINDMARK Performer: Johan Englund - Drums Performer: Mattias Sandlund - Cello Performer: Sigurd Lof - Saxophone Performer: Arctic Light

    Studio Acusticum, SA03

  • Image for Marc-Antoine Charpentier
    00:36

    Marc-Antoine Charpentier Messe de minuit pour Noel H.9

    Conductor: David WILLCOCKS Performer: Andrew DAVIS - Organ Performer: April CANTELO - Soprano Performer: Christopher KEYTE - Bass Performer: Helen GELMAR - Soprano Performer: Ian PARTRIDGE - Tenor Performer: James BOWMAN - Alto Performer: English Chamber Orchestra. Performer: King's College Cambridge Choir

    EMI, CDM 7631352

  • Image for Tchaikovsky
    00:06

    Tchaikovsky The dance of the sugar-plum fairy

  • Image for arr. R. Anderson trad. Canadian
    00:09

    arr. R. Anderson trad. Canadian The Huron Carol

  • Image for Judith Bingham
    00:12

    Judith Bingham Tu creasti Domine

  • Image for CPE Bach
    00:17

    CPE Bach Magnificat - opening chorus

  • Image for Sanna Källman Trad. Swedish, arr. Patrik Hogenäs, Johan Jogenäs
    00:20

    Sanna Källman Trad. Swedish, arr. Patrik Hogenäs, Johan Jogenäs Ack ack

  • Image for arr. Susanna Lindmark Trad. Norrbotten
    00:27

    arr. Susanna Lindmark Trad. Norrbotten The Dance of The Bear

  • Image for Susanna Lindmark
    00:32

    Susanna Lindmark Before You Go

  • Image for Peter Warlock
    00:36

    Peter Warlock Bethlehem Down

  • Image for arr. Salim Bali Trad. Irak/Syrian
    00:42

    arr. Salim Bali Trad. Irak/Syrian Fög elnä khel

  • Image for Susanna Lindmark
    00:50

    Susanna Lindmark Ensmärken

  • Image for Susanna Lindmark
    00:54

    Susanna Lindmark Song of Hope

  • Image for Marc-Antoine Charpentier
    00:59

    Marc-Antoine Charpentier Midnight Mass

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