A Christmas Gift CD
Out of Print

A Christmas Gift

Instrumental Christmas carols performed on Classical & Steel String Guitars, Hammered Dulcimer, Recorders, Oboe, Harpsichord and Keyboards.
Holiday favorites such as Joy To The World and Silent Night as well as lesser heard Renaissance carols like March of the Kings and Gloucestershire Wassail all played in a neo-Renaissance style. (67 min.)

Contains all of the music from the earlier albums
A Christmas Fantasy and Christmas Renaissance

Track List

  1. Deck The Halls  
  2. Carol of the Bells
  3. Good King Wenceslas
  4. Greensleeves  
  5. God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
  6. Oh Come All Ye Faithful
  7. We Wish You A Merry Christmas
  8. We Three Kings Of Orient Are
  9. Joy to the World
  10. Oh Holy Night  
  11. The First Noel
  12. Angels We Have Heard On High
  13. Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
  14. Silent Night  
  15. Ding Dong, Merrily On High
  16. Good Christian Men Rejoice
  17. Wassail Song
  18. O Come, O Come, Emmanuel
  19. Gloucestershire Wassail  
  20. March of the Kings
  21. Bring A Torch, Jeannette, Isabella
  22. The Twelve Days of Christmas  
  23. La Volta
  24. On Christmas Night
  25. I Saw Three Ships
  26. Coventry Carol
  27. Toy
  28. The Holly and the Ivy
  29. Lo, How A Rose E'er Blooming  
  30. The Nightingale
  31. Christmas Comes Anew

Arrangements by Richard Searles & Gilbert Yslas

Richard Searles: Classical & Steel String Guitars
Gilbert Yslas: Steel String Guitar
Patricia Mabee:   Harpsichord
Michael Kibbe:   Woodwinds
Karen Leigh Williams: Hammered Dulcimer
John Blood:   Piano
David Connor:   Synthesizers