Many great new arrivals for the festive season feature Christmas sounds in popular, jazz, musical theatre, opera, classical and choral music.  They include the following.

Christmas in New York by Renee Fleming.

Decca, 2014

Decca, 2014

Worzel Gummidge : the musical : original London 1981 cast album by Keith Waterhouse, Willis Hall and Denis King.

Stage Door, 2014, 1981

Stage Door, 2014, 1981

This is Christmas by Anthony Callea.

ABC-Universal, 2013

ABC-Universal, 2013

A Very Brandenburg Christmas by The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and Choir ; artistic director, Paul Dyer.

ABC-Universal, 2015

ABC-Universal, 2015

Merry Christmas, Baby by Rod Stewart.

Verve, 2012

Verve, 2012

All of these CDs are currently available on the Listening Posts in Arts.  The online catalogue indicates which Listening Post the CD is available on.  There are eight jukebox listening posts in the Arts Reading Room, where you can listen to CDs from the audiovisual collection.

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A King’s College Christmas : carols and Christmas music from the Choir of King’s College, Cambridge.

ABC Classics, 2005

ABC Classics, 2005

December by Chris Botti.

Columbia, 2006

Columbia, 2006

Go Santa Go! by The Wiggles ; special guests Bert & Patti Newton.

ABC-Universal, 2013

ABC-Universal, 2013

Christmas List by Silvie Paladino.

Universal, 2007

Universal, 2007

A Very Jazzamatazz Christmas by Ali McGregor.

ABC-Universal, 2015

ABC-Universal, 2015

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Group of people using listening post in Arts room © Andrew Lloyd

The following title from the Alexander Street database is available free online in the Library, or from home if you are one of our Victorian registered users.

A Classic Christmas performed by various artists.

Vanilla OMP, 2009

Vanilla OMP, 2009

 

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