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El Noi de la Mare 'The Son of the Virgin'

First line:
Qué li darem a n'el Noi de la Mare?
composer
Catalan traditional carol
arranger
author of text

 
This tender Catalan lullaby, believed to be of sixteenth-century origin, is a folk-song with seasonal text, its style reflecting the musical culture of Catalonia. Devotees of the guitar will recognize the melody as a favourite John Williams recital encore (it was originally transcribed by the great Spanish guitarist Miguel Llobet). The present arrangement was written especially for Clara Sanabras, soloist in the 2006 Christmas Festival.

from notes by Collegium Records © 2008

Recordings

Rutter: A Christmas Festival
COLCD133Download only

Details

Track 9 on COLCD133 [3'14] Download only

Track-specific metadata for COLCD133 track 9

Artists
ISRC
GB-AKR-08-13309
Duration
3'14
Recording date
1 April 2008
Recording venue
Cadogan Hall, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Simon Eadon
Recording engineer
Will Brown & Andrew Mellor
Hyperion usage
  1. Rutter: A Christmas Festival (COLCD133)
    Disc 1 Track 9
    Release date: October 2008
    Download only
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