A Carolina Christmas

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Show Introduction

I Saw Three Ships -Kathy Mattea, Beggar Boys, VOX

Moravian Set Intro

Thou Child Divine - VOX, Beggar Boys

Let Our Gladness Have No End - VOX, Beggar Boys

Appalachian Set Intro

Jesus Christ the Apple Tree - VOX, conducted by David Tang

Cherry Tree Carol - Abigail Haynes Lennox, Beggar Boys

I Wonder as I Wander - VOX, conducted by David Tang

Break 1 - Beggar Boys

Return to Biltmore

Good News - Kathy Mattea, VOX, Brian Howard

Introduction to 'Straw Against the Chill' - Kathy Mattea

Straw Against the Chill - Kathy Mattea, Band, Michael Albert

Unto Us a Child Is Born - Kathy Mattea, Band, Beggar Boys, VOX

Break 2 - Beggar Boys

O Holy Night - Abigail Haynes Lennox, Henry Lebedinsky

Christmas Eve - Ships Are Sailing - Collier's Reel - Beggar Boys

I Sing of a Night in Bethlehem - Abigail Haynes Lennox, Beggar Boys, Brian Howard

The Snowy Path - Miss Kate Minogue - Kitty Lie Over - Beggar Boys

Interview with Kathy Mattea

Ave Maria - VOX

Mary Did You Know? - Kathy Mattea, Band, Michael Albert, VOX

O Magnum Mysterium - VOX

Break 3 - Beggar Boys

Glory Halleluia to the Newborn King - VOX, Catrina Pegues

Jesus, Oh What a Wonderful Child - Catrina Pegues, Band, VOX

Go Tell it On the Mountain - Kathy Mattea, Band, VOX, Beggar Boys, Catrina Pegues


Christ Child Lullabye - Kathy Mattea, Band, VOX, Abigail Haynes Lennox

Enjoy a festive celebration of the Appalachian folk traditions and other styles native to the Carolinas. Two-time Country Music Association Female Vocalist of the Year, Kathy Mattea, is at center stage with fresh arrangements from her remarkable holiday albums - the Grammy award-winning Good News and Joy for Christmas Day. She's accompanied by the Carolinas’ premiere choral ensemble, VOX, as well as the Baroque/Celtic group The Beggar Boys. The concert comes to you from the magnificent Banquet Hall of Biltmore Estate, America’s largest private home. Hear music selections, watch videos, get all the details at CarolinaChristmas.org.
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