Revel Players - Wassail! Wassail!

Revel Players - Wassail! Wassail!
Artist:
Release Date:
1982
Recording Location:
Sanders Theater Harvard University
Styles:
Christmas, Holidays, Traditional Folk
Album:
Wassail! Wassail!
Recording Date:
1982
Genre:
Duration:
45:30

Wassail! Wassail! features a variety of vocalists performing traditional American holiday favorites. The Revel Players perform the majority of this collection's songs, other performers being Robert J. Lurtsema, John Langstaff, Carol Duveneck, and Susan Robbins, in addition to others. The songs are all American traditionals, for the most part, or at least part of the American holiday tradition. Featured songs include "Exultation," "Angel and the Shepherds," "Iglulik Eskimo Poem," and "Huron Indian Carol," in addition to 17 others.

Title/ComposerPerformerTime
Exultation / TraditionalRevel Players1:45
The Angel and the Shepherds/Go, Tell It on the Mountain / TraditionalRevel Players feat: Peter Clarke / Robert J. Lurtsema / Lynn Noel / Corinna Snyder / Susan Thomas2:17
Iglulik Eskimo PoemRevel Players feat: Robert J. Lurtsema0:18
The Huron Indian Carol / TraditionalRevel Players feat: Hildur Colot / Carol Duveneck / John Fleagle1:56
The Babe of Bethlehem / Traditional / William WalkerRevel Players2:09
Star Silver / Carl SandburgRevel Players feat: Robert J. Lurtsema1:40
The Cherry Tree Carol / TraditionalRevel Players feat: Carol Duveneck / John Langstaff / Susan Robbins4:02
New HosannaRevel Players2:09
Glory to the Mountain / TraditionalRevel Players0:48
Children Go Where I Send Thee / TraditionalRevel Players feat: Janice Allen-Brooks / Stan Strickland5:35
The Kentucky Wassail Carol / TraditionalRevel Players1:55
The Christmas Tree / Jean RitchieRevel Players feat: Jean Ritchie2:28
Chicken Foot / TraditionalRevel Players feat: Leslie Clark / Appalachian Cloggers / Kim Wallach / Jane Yerow2:19
Mountain Christmas Carolling / Jean RitchieRevel Players feat: Jean Ritchie0:39
Wondrous Love / TraditionalRevel Players feat: Jean Ritchie3:39
I Will Bow and Be Simple / TraditionalRevel Players feat: Marlene Montgomery2:29
Shall I Tell You Who Will Come? / TraditionalRevel Players feat: Robert J. Lurtsema0:40
Jesus, Jesus, Rest Your Head / TraditionalRevel Players feat: Lisle Kulbach / John Langstaff2:29
The Young Convert / Jeremiah IngallsRevel Players feat: Peter Clarke / John Fleagle1:36
The Boston Brigade MarchRevel Players1:47
Shall We Gather at the River? / Aaron Copland / Charles Ives / Robert LowryRevel Players feat: Peter Clarke / Susan Thomas2:50