20 songs (1 hour and 11 minutes) Released on 7 November 2000
1
Fantasia on Christmas Carols [version with strings & organ]: This is the truth sent from above -
John Barrow/Choir Of Guildford Cathedral/String Orchestra/Gavin Williams/Barry Rose
4:45
2
Fantasia on Christmas Carols [version with strings & organ]: Come all you worthy gentlemen -
John Barrow/Choir Of Guildford Cathedral/String Orchestra/Gavin Williams/Barry Rose
2:16
3
Fantasia on Christmas Carols [version with strings & organ]: On Christmas night all Christians sing -
John Barrow/Choir Of Guildford Cathedral/String Orchestra/Gavin Williams/Barry Rose
1:38
4
Fantasia on Christmas Carols [version with strings & organ]: God bless the ruler of this house
John Barrow/Choir Of Guildford Cathedral/String Orchestra/Gavin Williams/Barry Rose
3:40
5
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: I. Prologue: Nowell! Nowell!
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
3:45
6
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: II. Narration: Now the birth of Jesus Christ -
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
4:31
7
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: III. Song: It was the winter wild
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
4:42
8
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: IV. Narration: And it came to pass in those days
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
2:10
9
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: V. Choral: The blessed son of God
The Bach Choir & Sir David Willcocks
2:34
10
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: VI. Narration: And there were in the same country
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
6:39
11
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: VII. Song: The Oxen (Christmas Eve, and twelve of the clock)
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
3:11
12
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: VIII. Narration: And the shepherds returned
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
1:09
13
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: IX. Pastoral: The shepherds sing
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
3:10
14
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: X. Narration: But Mary kept all these things
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
0:36
15
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: XI. Lullaby: Sweet was the song the Virgin sang
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
2:48
16
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: XII. Hymn: Bright portals of the sky
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
3:41
17
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: XIII. Narration: Now when Jesus was born
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
3:10
18
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: XIV. The March of the Three Kings: From kingdoms of wisdom -
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
7:46
19
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: XV. Choral: No sad thought his soul affright
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
2:58
20
Hodie - A Christmas Cantata: XVI. Epilogue: In the beginning was the Word
Dame Janet Baker, Richard Lewis, John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, Sir Philip Ledger, Douglas Guest, Choristers of Westminster Abbey, Sir David Willcocks & London Symphony Orchestra
6:17