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Program 586: Music for Wassailing

KALW Broadcast Date: December 20, 2019 | Host: Liam Herb

On this Music From Other Minds, Liam Herb delivers a program dedicated to alternative holiday music by Charles Céleste Hutchins, Ottorino Respighi, and The Esso Trinidad Steelband.

Hold onto your holiday hats and take a musical tour of holiday classics old and new.

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Program Audio

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Track Info & Links

Title: Popcorn
Composer: Gershon Kingsley
Performers: Gershon Kingsley
Recording Title: Music to Moog By
Record Label: Audio Fidelity
Catalog Number: n/a


Title: The Last Christmas
Composer: Charles Céleste Hutchins
Performers: Charles Céleste Hutchins
Recording Title: The Last Christmas
Record Label: N/A
Catalog Number: N/A


Title: Laude to the Nativity 
Composer: Ottorino Respighi
Performers: Argo chamber orchestra, the London chamber choir, and London Bach choir with Laszlo Heltay conducting
Recording Title: Rossini: Petite Messe Solenelle, Respighi: Deite Silvane etc.
Record Label: Decca Records
Catalog Number: 4448422


Title: O Holy Night, Christmas Awake, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Composer: Traditionals
Performers: Esso Trinidad Steelband
Recording Title: Calypso Christmas
Record Label: Radiophone Archives
Catalog Number: RPA 077

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