Cantus and Theater Latte' Da Present: All Is Calm: the Christmas Truce of 1914; by Peter Rothstein, musical arrangements by Erick Lichte and Timothy C. Takach

Julie Amacher hosts an uplifting musical drama about the surprising 1914 World War I Christmas Truce. Theater Latte' Da and Cantus, one of America's most accomplished male choirs, have created a profoundly moving new work of musical radio theater. Using the diary entries of soldiers and beautiful new arrangements of Christmas favorites, All is Calm tells both sides of the story, as men who had been trying to kill each other in the fields of France, spontaneously put down their guns, walked across no-man's land, and sang together.

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Will Ye Go To Flanders?
Come on and Join (Alexander's Ragtime Band); God Save the King
It's a Long Way to Tipperary
Pack up your Troubles in Your Old Kit Bag
The Old Barbed Wire
I Want to Go Home; Deutschland
Keep the Home-Fires Burning; O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Christmas in the Camp; We Wish You a Merry Christmas; Die Wacht am Rhein; Christmas in the Cookhouse
O Tannenbaum
Silent Night
Angels We Have Heard on High; Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella; In Dulci Jubilo
Minuit chretiens (O Holy Night)
Will Ye Go to Flanders? (Reprise)
Good King Wenceslas
Auld Lang Syne
We're Here Because We're Here
The War in Total
The Last Post; Silent Night (reprise)

All Traditional (arr. Erick Lichte and Timothy C. Takach)


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