Welcome Christmas 2016

Airs Wednesday, December 14, at 1 p.m. A perennial Christmas favorite from VocalEssence, one of the world's premier choral groups. Join host John Birge for an hour of traditional carols and new discoveries.

Traditional, arr. John Rutter Rejoice and Be Merry
Josh Bauder Sleep Softly, Lullaby
Richard Voorhaar The Virgin’s Cradle Hymn
Stephen Main The Darkest Midnight in December
James Sclater The Piping Carol
Robert Sieving See Amid the Winter Snow
Brian Holmes The Shepherd and the King
Traditional, arr. Laura Caviani Go Tell It on the Mountain
Daniel Pinkham Christmas Cantata: Gloria
Brian Holmes Let Me Sing of a Maid; Who Will Come to Bethelehem
Sydney Hodkinson God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen
Gwyneth Walker Jesus, Jesus, Rest Your Head
Traditional, arr. John Gardner Silent Night; Good King Wenceslas
Handel Messiah: Hallelujah Chorus