André Rieu: Christmas Around the World

Thu, 12/04/2008 - 8:00pm
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André Rieu

In André Rieu: Christmas Around the World, fans are treated to 23 festive tracks taped in Trier, the oldest city in Germany. Filled with beautiful holiday scenes, Dutch conductor and violinist Rieu celebrates the holiday season with songs including Jingle Bells, Slumber my Darling, and Winter Wonderland. One very special delight are the songs performed with Rieu and the Japanese Children’s Choir from Nagasaki, Japan, ranging in age from 5-14 years old. André Rieu: Christmas Around the World airs Thursday, December 4 at 8 p.m. on WXXI-TV 21 (cable 11) and WXXI-HD (cable 1011 and DT 21.1).

André Rieu: Christmas Around the World features the following songs:

Star of Bethlehem
The Angel
Tulip Song
Dendenra Ryu
From Heaven High I Come To You / Tomorrow's The Day Children / Angels We Have Heard On High
Ring Out Little Bell/O Come All Ye Faithful
Deck The Halls With Boughs Of Holly
Slumber My Darling
Silent Night, Holy Night
We Wish You A Merry Christmas
White Christmas
Jingle Bells
O Holy Night (Minuit Chretien/Cantique de Noel)
Sah ein Knab ein Roslein stehen
Petersburger Schlittenfahrt
Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer
Winter Wonderland
Gesù Bambino
Sleigh Ride
Ave Maria
Sakura
Evening Prayer
Hallelujah

*For a complete schedule of holiday programming visit, wxxi.org/holiday.