Christmas with the Choir of King's College

Songs from 'Heavenly Voices' and 'Best Loved Christmas Carols'

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The ethereal sounds of the Choir of King's College, Cambridge, have become a staple of the Christmas season throughout the world. Composed of 16 choristers, or boy singers, and 14 choral scholars, the choir dates back to the 15th century. Their latest CD is Heavenly Voices, a selection of popular choral works and hymns.

The choristers of the Choir of King's College, Cambridge i i

hide captionThe choristers of the Choir of King's College, Cambridge

The choristers of the Choir of King's College, Cambridge

The choristers of the Choir of King's College, Cambridge

NPR's Jacki Lyden talks with choir director Stephen Cleobury and choristers Sam Landman and Alexander Ryan.

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Heavenly Voices

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  • Album: Heavenly Voices
  • Artist: King's College Choir, Cambridge
  • Label: EMI Classics
  • Released: 2004
 

Best Loved Christmas Carols

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