Sacrum Mysterium  
   
  Part I: A Light In The Darkness  
  MANX GAELIC CAROL
1  Processional: Oikan ayns Bethlehem 5:44
  (The Babe in Bethlehem)  
  SCOTTISH GAELIC CAROL
2  Duan Nollaig 1:47
   
  From The Vespers of St Kentigern, Patron Saint of Glasgow  
  SOURCE: SPROUSTON MS, GLASGOW, SCOTLAND, 13TH CENTURY
3  Deus in adjutorium - Alleluia 1:12
  Alleluia by Jeannette Sorrell  
4  Responsorium - Gloria Patri 2:37
5  Hymnus: Iste confessor Domini 2:29
   
6 Alleluia 1:34
  Jeannette Sorrell  
7 The Road to Lisdoonvarna 1:45
  Traditional Irish Jig  
   
  Offertory & Carols  
  12TH CENTURY CAROL
8  Veni, veni, Emmanuel 3:08
  15TH CENTURY CAROL
9  Nowell, Nowell, Tydings Trew 3:07
  Amanda Powell (narration), Jesse Blumberg (Gabriel), Ashley Lingenhoel (Mary)  
   
  15TH CENTURY FENCH/BRETON CAROL
10  Noel nouvelet 2:59
  Oxford English text  
   
  TRADITIONAL ENGLISH
11  Sussex Carol (On Christmas Night) 2:37
   
  17TH CENTURY SCOTTISH CAROL, ARR. ALEXANDER MONTGOMERIE & JS
12  Come, My Children Dere 2:56
   
  SKENE MS, SCOTTISH, 1715
13  Wat yet what I got yestreen 3:14
   
  Part II: Song of Mary  
  SCOTTISH GAELIC LULLABY
14  Taladh Chriosda (Christ Child's Lullaby) 3:55
  ANON
15  Hodie, Christus natus est 1:06
  Gregorian Antiphon to the Magnificat, Vespers for Christmas Day  
   
  From the Vespers of St Kentigern, Patron Saint of Glasgow  
16  Magnificat anima mea 3:16
17  Antiphon de Maria ad Vesperas - Benedicamus 1:32
   
  Hymn & Carols  
18  Hymn: All Sons of Adam, Sing Nowell! 3:10
  Tune from Forbes, Songs & Fancies, Aberdeen, 1662  
   
  TRADITIONAL IRISH
19  What Child is This? 3:40
  Tune: My Lagan Love  
   
  MANX GAELIC LULLABY
20  Usheg veg ruy (Little Red Bird) 3:29
   
 TURLOUGH O'CAROLAN
21  O'Carolan's Cup 2:11
 Olivier Brault violin
   
22  O'Carolan's Favourite Jig 1:41
 Julie Andrijeski violin
   
  arr. Tina Bergmann and * Jem Moore  
23  At Work on the Land / Tatter Jack Walsh * 4:01
  Tine Bergmann, hammered dulcimer; with Kathie Stewart, flute  
   
  TRADITIONAL IRISH
24  The Seven Rejoyces of Mary 3:40
   
  IRISH REEL
25  Postlude: Christimas Eve 2:05
   
   
  Arrangements by Sylvain Bergeron (SB) and Jeannette Sorrell (JS) unless otherwise indicated  
   
 Jeanette Sorrell
   
 Emily Hall soprano
  (tracks: 1,2,10,11,12,14,19,20,24)  
   
  Plainchant cantors:  
 Jesse Blumberg baritone
  (tracks: 2-6, 16,17)  
 Amanda Powell soprano
  (tracks: 5,6,9,15,16)