Peppino D’Agostino & VOENA, Holiday Music

The program for December 15, 2001, featured tunes and songs for the holiday season.

First hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
For the first part of our program, music director Annabelle Cruz and guitarist Peppino D'Agostino came in to talk about a December 21 event called "A Victorian Christmas," featuring Peppino and VOENA, the Voices of Eve 'n Angels children's choir.
Voena Carol of the Bells A Capella Christmas (sp)
New Set
Voena Behari Yenyi   (sampler)
New Set
Voena Sanctus   (sampler)
New Set
Voena Riu Riu Chio A Capella World (sp)
California Revels Gower Wassail, Winter, Drive the Cold Winter Away Christmas in an Irish Castle (California Revels)
Music Under Announcements
Áine Minogue
Dunning & Johnson
West Ocean String Quartet
A Winter Story
Christ Child Lullaby
Cailín Na Gruaige Doinne
Circle of the Sun (RCA)
Celtic Christmas (BMG)
Celtic Christmas (BMG)
The Chieftains From Medley: "The Wren! The Wren!": The Arrival of the Wren Boys, The Dingle Set The Bells of Dublin (RCA Victor)
Johnny Cunningham & Susan McKeown A Winter Talisman, A Winter Charm of Lasting Life A Winter Talisman (Sheila-na-Gig Music)
Priscilla Herdman, Anne Hills, Cindy Mangsen Solstice Round At the Turning of the Year (Hand & Heart Music)
New Set
Maighread and Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill Kousket Celtic Christmas (BMG)
Johnny Cunningham & Susan McKeown As Warm as Winter Snow A Winter Talisman (Sheila-na-Gig Music)

Second hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Broceliande Gloucestershire Wassail Sir Christèmas (Flowinglass Music)
Flory Jagoda & Family Laz Tijas La Nona Kanta: The Grandmother Sings (Global Village Music)
New Set
Triakel Innan gryningen: The Silence of the Dawn Wintersongs (NorthSide)
Vedran Smailovic & Tommy Sands Bembasa Sarajevo / Belfast (Appleseed)
Áine Minogue Oiche Mhaith Leibh/Good Night to You A Christmas Celtic Sojourn (Rounder)
Triakel Torspar-julaftas-våggvisa / The Crofter's Christmas Eve Lullaby Wintersong (NorthSide)
New Set
Kitka Shen Khar Venakhi The Vine (advance copy)
Bonnie Rideout Gloomy Winter A Scottish Christmas (Maggie's Music)
Maddy Prior Cradle Song A Christmas Celtic Sojourn (Rounder)
Gabriel Yacoub You Stay Here Yacoub (Celluloid)
Jack Hardy The Wren The Cauldron (Prime CD)
Tommy Sands The Bushes of Jerusalem To Shorten the Winter (Green Linnet)
New Set
Karan Casey, Niall Vallely, and Robbie Overson On a Winter's Day Celtic Christmas (BMG)
Leslie Ritter & Scott Petito The Bells of Christmas The Bells of Christmas (Hudson Valley)