For your Christmas list, it even beats fruitcake! (scroll down below to listen).
10 or more copies:
A Christmas Wish Track List & Notes
A collection from Muriel’s solo and duet recordings over the years.
1. Medley of Carols (Arr. Muriel Anderson) English and French carols. With Tom Roady, percussion 3:37
- I Saw Three Ships
- God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
- Bring a Torch Jeanette Isabella
2. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas* (Hugh Martin ©1994 Leo Feist Inc. Arr. David Langgood/Muriel Anderson) with Jean-Felix Lalanne 2nd Guitar 3:19
3. Sleigh Ride* (Leroy Anderson ©1948 Mills Music Inc. Arr. Gerry Belsak) with Jean-Felix Lalanne 2nd Guitar 3:20
4. Greensleeves (Arr. Muriel Anderson) 16th Century English Carol 3:14
5. Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (J.S. Bach, Arr. Muriel Anderson & Michael Kurtz) 3:31
6. Coventry Carol (Arr. Muriel Anderson) 15th Century English carol, interlude from To A Guardian Angel by Nancy Ellen Watson ©1995 Folklore Music 3:04
7. O Tannenbaum (Arr. Muriel Anderson) 18th Century German carol 2:58
8. Little Drummer Boy (Davis, Ornosti & Simeone, Arr. Muriel Anderson) 3:05
9. Hymn for All the Answered Prayers (Muriel Anderson ©1998 CGD Music, ASCAP) 3:01
I composed this hymn for a chapel service at Wheaton college, in the style of an early American hymn.
10. Silent Night (Franz Gruber, 1818, Arr. Muriel Anderson) 4:14
Artwork by Bryan Allen, bryan-allen.com
Front cover photo guitar is a McPherson carbon-fiber Kevin Michaels guitar, which holds up well played out of doors by a figurine in a snow scene. The figurines and photo elements are from my parents’s snow scene that we joyously set up each year.
Tracks 2 and 3 with Jean-Felix Lalanne, guitar
Tracks 1 and 8 with Tom Roady, percussion