You can listen to audio clips from selected tracks on our recordings by clicking on  to play a Windows Media file or on  to open a Real Player file.The Joy of Christmas

A selection of live recordings from Cantabile’s annual Christmas Concerts, released in December 2001.

  1. Emmanuel Come Soon, David Angermann  
  2. Jesus Christ the Apple Tree, Elizabeth Poston  
  3. From Quiet Winder Skies, Nancy Telfer
  4. Carolling, Carolling, Alfred Burt
  5. A Christmas Portrait, Jerry Nowak
  6. Tree of Wonder, Lanny Lanford
  7. Shepherds’ Nowell, James K. Wright  
  8. The Colours of Christmas, J. O’Neill
  9. Stopping by the Woods, Randall Thompson
  10. Gentle Mary, A.L. Cook  
  11. The Shepherd King, Connie Quiett
  12. Ding Dong Merrily on High, arr. Charles Wood
  13. Carol of the Shepherd Boy, Joseph Martin
  14. Song for a Russian Child, Andrea Klouse  
  15. Once Upon a Night, Pepper Choplin
  16. A Christmas Fantasy, Gordon Langford

Cantabile Chorale Presents Songs from the Heart

Our first CD, recorded in 1998 to celebrate the choir’s 25th anniversary.

  1. Hymn to Freedom, Oscar Peterson
  2. Once upon a Night, Pepper Choplin
  3. Song for a Russian Child, Andrea Klouse
  4. Didn’t My Lord Deliver Daniel, arr. Roger Emerson
  5. Turn Around, Alan Green
  6. All My Trials, arr. Gwyn Arch  
  7. Banks of the Don, arr. Ruth Watson Henderson
  8. I’m Thirsty, Lee Dengler
  9. Soon Ah Will Be Done, arr. Diane Loomer  
  10. Song for Canada, Paul Halley
  11. Shenandoah, arr. Linda Spevacek  
  12. Just a Closer Walk with Thee, arr. Ed Lojeski  
  13. Rejoice and Sing This Christmas Morn, Eleanor Daley
  14. The Land of Music, Kuuisisto
  15. May Your Roads Be Straight and Narrow, Jay Althouse  

Cantabile Chorale Sings ‘Away from the Roll of the Sea’ / Cantabile Chorale Sings the Season

Cantabile’s first cassette, recorded in 1988, featured works by Nova Scotia songwriter and author Allister MacGillivray. Our second cassette, recorded in 1990, was inspired by Cantabile’s annual Joy of Christmas concerts. These have now been bundled together on one CD.

  1. O Canada, arr. Godfrey Rideout
  2. Song for the Mira, Allister MacGillivray
  3. Away from the Roll of the Sea, Allister MacGillivray  
  4. Farewell to Nova Scotia, Helen Creighton
  5. Now on Land and Sea Descending, G.F. Handel, arr. Chambers
  6. For the Beauty of the Earth, John Rutter  
  7. Still, Still with Thee, John Ness Beck
  8. In This Very Room, Ron & Carol Harris
  9. Steal Away, arr. Norman Luboff
  10. Ride the Chariot, arr. William Henry Smith  
  11. Caroling, Caroling, Alfred Burt
  12. Love Came down at Christmas, Christina Rossetti  
  13. Shepherd King, Connie Quiett
  14. The Snow, Edward Elgar
  15. Lullay, Lullay, Gordon Young  
  16. Gentle Mary, Alta Lind Cook
  17. Ding, Dong Merrily on High, Trad.  
  18. Carol Fantasy, arr. Craig Courtney
  19. Candlelight Carol, John Rutter
  20. Carols Around and Around, arr. Nygard
  21. It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas, Meredith Willson
  22. Merry Christmas Once Again, Carl Strommen
  23. Jingle Bells, arr. Harry Simeone

To sample selected tracks, click on  to play a Windows Media file or on  to open a Real Player file.

Recordings may be purchased at all our concerts or by mail order at a cost of C$10.00. For mail orders within Canada, please add C$3.00 for postage and packaging. Outside of Canada, please add C$5.00.

We also record many of our concerts and offer these CDs for C$8.00 at all our events.