Christmas Joys in Verse and Song (Saenger, Gustav)

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Editor Gustav Saenger, as W.F. Ambrosio
Publisher. Info. New York: Carl Fischer, 1908. Plate 12327.
Misc. Notes Separate solo part missing
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Work Title Christmas Joys in Verse and Song
Alternative. Title Favorite Christmas Songs arranged by W.F. Ambrosio
Composer Saenger, Gustav
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 18 carols / songs / fantasias:
1. Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht, H.145
2. O Come, Little Children (Die Kinder bei der Krippe)
3. O Sanctissima (O du froehliche, o du selige)
4. From Heaven I Was Sent to Earth (Vom Himmel hoch da komm' ich her)
5. A Sprig Arose to Glory (Es ist ein Reis entsprungen)
6. O Faithful Pine (O Tannenbaum)
7. To-morrow Will Be Christmas (Die Weihnachtsfreude)
8. Praise to the Lord (Ehre sei Gott in der Höhe)
9. Santa Claus Will Soon Be Here (Der Weihnachtsmann)
10. A. Adam. Christmas Song (Cantique de Noel) - O hehre Nacht / O holy night
11. Christmas Message (Weihnachtsspruch)
12. Adeste Fideles (Herbei o ihr Gläubigen)
13. Prayer to the Holy Christ (Gebet an den heiligen Christ)
14. Rejoice In Your Redeemer's Birth (Die schönste Zeit, die liebste Zeit)
15. The Christ-Child's Coming (Alle Jahre wieder)
16. The Passing of the Old Year (Silvesterlied)
17. M. Schultze (ed. Saenger): Christmas Songs. Fantasia for Violin and Piano
18. M. Schultze: Christmas Songs. Fantasia for Piano Solo
Librettist see below
  1. Joseph Mohr; English translation by Alice Mattullath
  2. Christoph von Schmid; Alice Mattullath
  3. Johannes Falk; unattributed
  4. Martin Luther; Alice Mattullath
  5. Traditional; Alice Mattullath
  6. Ernst Anschütz; Alice Mattullath
  7. Traditional; Alice Mattullath
  8. A. H Niemeyer; Alice Mattullath
  9. Hoffmann von Fallersleben; Alice Mattullath
  10. unattributed
  11. H. Kletke; C. J. Oehlenschlaeger
  12. Traditional; English version unattributed
  13. E. M. Arndt; C. J. Oehlenschlaeger
  14. W. Hey; Alice Mattullath
  15. W. Hey; English unattributed
  16. J. H. Voss; Alice Mattullath
Language German, English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation see above, Contents

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