Princeton University Library Catalog

Songs of joy & peace : Yo-Yo Ma & friends.

Format:
Audio
Language:
  • English
  • Chinese
  • Portuguese
Published/​Created:
New York, NY : Sony Classical, [2008]
Description:
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Series:
Naxos Music Library. [More in this series]
Summary note:
Celebrates the universal hopes, dreams, and joy animating seasonal festivals the world over - Christmas, Hanukkah, Eid al-Adha, Kwanzaa, Yule, and New Year's Day.
Notes:
Principally a recording which celebrates the universal hopes, dreams, and joy animating seasonal festivals the world over, including Christmas, Hanukkah, Eid al-Adha, Kwanzaa, Yule, and New Year's Day.
Creation/​Production credits:
Produced by Steven Epstein and Cristin Canterbury Bagnall.
Time and place of event:
Recorded 2007 and 2008.
Source of description:
Hard copy version record.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Various performers, featuring Yo-Yo Ma, violoncello.
Language(s):
The vocal selections sung in English, Portuguese, and Chinese.
Contents:
Dona nobis pacem = Give us peace / traditional (Yo-Yo Ma, violoncello) (2:00) -- You couldn't be cuter / Jerome Kern ; Dorothy Fields ; arr. John Clayton (Diana Krall, piano, vocals ; John Clayton, bass) (3:28) -- Joy to the world / traditional ; arr. by Dave Brubeck (Dave Brubeck, piano ; Matt Brubeck, violoncello ; Paquito d'Rivera, clarinet) (3:29) -- Here comes the sun / George Harrison ; arr. James Taylor (James Taylor, guitar, vocals) (2:50) -- Improvisation on Dona nobis pacem (2:57) ; The wassail song / All through the night (2:37) (Edgar Meyer, bass ; Chris Thile, mandolin) -- A Christmas jig / Mouth of the tobique reel (Natalie MacMaster, fiddle) (3:46) -- The Wexford carol ; arr. Charles Floyd (Alison Krauss, vocals) (4:20) -- Panxoliña: a Galician carol (Cristina Pato, bagpipes, vocals) (3:05) -- Improvisation on Dona nobis pacem (Give us peace) (0:58) ; Vassourinhas / Matias da Rocha (3:25) (Sérgio Assad, Odair Assad, guitars) -- Improvisation on Dona nobis pacem (give us peace) (2:32) ; Invitación al danzón (4:53) (Paquito d'Rivera, clarinet ; Alon Yavnai, piano) -- My one and only love (Joshua Redman, saxophone) (4:57) -- Familia (The Assad Family) (3:57) -- Concordia / Dave Brubeck (Dave Brubeck, piano ; Matt Brubeck, violoncello) (4:30) -- My favorite things / Rogers and Hammerstein (Chris Botti, trumpet) (6:29) -- Touch the hand of love / Blossom Dearie ; arr. Edgar Meyer (Renée Fleming, soprano ; Edgar Meyer, bass ; Chris Thile, mandolin) (4:33) -- Kuai le / Osvaldo Golijov (Wu Tong, sheng, vocals ; The Silk Road Ensemble) (3:26) -- This little light of mine (Amelia Zirin-Brown, vocals) (5:02) -- Happy Xmas (war is over) (Jake Shimabukuro, ukulele) (4:45) -- Dona nobis pacem = Give us peace / Auld lang syne (Chris Botti, trumpet) (1:57).
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Streaming audio.
Other title(s):
  • Songs of joy and peace
  • Yo-Yo Ma & friends
  • Yo-Yo Ma and friends
Publisher no.:
886973448021
International Standard Recording Code:
  • USSM10802810
  • USSM10802803
  • USSM10802800
  • USSM10802791
  • USSM10803036
  • USSM10802795
  • USSM10802804
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  • USSM10803038
  • USSM10802801
  • USSM10803037
  • USSM10802798
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  • USSM10802802
  • USSM10802799
  • USSM10802807
  • USSM10802794
  • USSM10802987
  • USSM10802797
  • USSM10802805
  • USSM10803042
Instrumentalist:
Other views:
Staff view