It is Christmas in the Brandywine Valley of Pennsylvania,
and members of the Brandywine Harp Orchestra are preparing their
“Christmas Crossings” into a realm of musical celebration.
Join director and arranger Janet Jackson Witman as she brings together
14 celtic harps, hand bells, children’s choir, flute, pennywhistle and organ in her exquisitely crafted arrangements of holiday carols. Recorded live at Immanuel Church, Highlands, Wilmington, Delaware.
May your Christmas Crossings be joyful, inspired and peaceful
this holiday season and always...
Song listing (click titles to hear 30-second samples)
1. Joy to the World/ The Chimes
2. Noel, Nouvelet
3. Carol of the Bells
4. Christmas Canon
5. St. Day Carol
6. Carolan’s Concerto
7. In the Bleak Midwinter
8. Let All Mortal Flesh
9. Captain O’Kane’s Canon
10. Baloo, Lammy
11. Harvest Home/I Saw Three Ships/Ding Dong Merrily
12. Menuet/Greensleeves/Star of the County Down
13. Third Carol For Christmas Day
15. Auld Lang Syne
16. Silent Night
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Several of Janet Witman's published arrangements
featured on this CD are also available for sale.
"Absolutely the nicest harp Christmas CD I have ever heard! Good job, guys! The arrangements and engineering are wonderful,
the playing is really great, and it always puts me in a good mood."
" The arrangements, performances and recorded sound quality on this
recording are all excellent. I am so pleased to have it!"
"This Cd has been my favorite of the season this year. You did everything right with this CD. Kudos to you and all the harpists- you've made a wonderful recording."
—Valerie Green, host of Harpestry on 88.7 FM in Louisiana
"Wow, what an absolutely ethereal sound, each of you must be a step closer to the angels."
—Don Warrick, Director, Cecil Community College Cultural Center