Celtic Christmas (12/15/14 – 12/21/14)

15 Dec

‘Tis the season for family, friends and feasting: the Holidays are here, including one celebrated
the world over: Christmas. This year we’re highlighting carols old and new in the Celtic tradition.

ARTIST

SONG

ALBUM

LABEL

COUNTRY

TIME

1

Moya Brennan

“Deck the Halls”

An Irish Christmas

BEO Records

Ireland

3:44

2

Charles T. Cozens

“Good King Wenceslas”

Celtic Christmas

.Putumayo

Canada

3:25

3

Lasairfhíona Ní Chonaola

“Nollaig Bhán (White Christmas)”

Celtic Christmas

Commissioned by Putumayo

Ireland

2:22

4

David Huntsinger

“Angels We Have Heard on High”

Hark! A Celtic Christmas Celebration

Discovery House Music

US

3:02

5

DruidStone

“Noel Nouvelet”

The Spirit of Christmas

Little Miller Records

Ireland

2:47

6

Loreena McKennett

“Dicken’s Dublin

The Palace

Canada

4:40

7

Albion Christmas Band

Here We Come A- Wassailing

Celtic Christmas

Putumayo

UK

2:39

8

Kim Robertson

“The Holly and the Ivy”

Christmas Lullaby

Gourd Music

US

2:56

9

Teresa Doyle

“Bells Will Be Ringing”

Celtic Christmas

Comissioned by Putumayo

Ireland / Canada

2:11

10

Steve Schuch & The Night Heron Consort

“Joy to the World”

A Celtic Celebration, Vol. 2

Night Heron Music

US

1:34

11

Manx Jezebel Carol”

Áine Minogue

Winter, A Meditation

Little Miller Records

Ireland

2:18

12

David Arkenstone

“God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen”

Celtic Christmas

Putumayo

US

3:10

13

The Gothard Sisters

“Little Drummer Girl”

Christmas

Self-released album

US

3:35

14

Steve Schuch & the Night Heron Consort

“The First Noel”

Celtic Celebration, Vol. 2

North Star

US

1:34

15

Loreena McKennitt

“Banquet Hall”**

To Drive the Cold Winter Away

Verve

Canada

3:53

16

Charles T. Cozens

“O Come, O Come Emmanuel”**

Celtic Christmas

Putumayo

Canada

3:31

17

Dougie MacLean

“Auld Lang Syne”

Tribute

Dunkeld Records

Scotland

5:02