Seeing wrapped gifts under the tree for days or weeks before being allowed to open them adds to the anticipation, suspense, and ultimately the joy of Christmas morning. Adding to this joy is the music of the Season, which on this week's episode of Wind & Rhythm helps create the wonder and mystery of the excitement of gift giving.
Russian Christmas Music Alfred Reed Emory Symphonic Winds, Scott A. Stewart Mysterium Jennifer Higdon Emory Symphonic Winds, Scott A. Stewart O Magnum Mysterium Morten Lauridsen, arr. H. Robert Reynolds BYU Wind Symphony, Don Peterson Variants on an Ancient Air James Curnow University of Illinois Symphonic Band,
Harry Begian, James Curnow Dies Natalis Howard Hanson Philharmonia à Vent, John Boyd