Noel

Album Description:

A album of mostly instrumental carols done in a refreshing style that is a mix of jazz, classical, and cinematic styles

Label Name: Kurt Bestor Music

Tracks: 11

A lilting world jazz version of this popular carol with a guitar-centric feel.
: Kurt Bestor (BMI) 100%
: Kurts Bestor Music (BMI) 100%
: Christmas Holiday Celtic Easy Listening New Age World
: Celestial/Ethereal Dreamy Driving Floating Inspirational/Uplifting
: Holiday/Seasonal Religion
: Full Mix
: Bass Electric Bass Drum Bell Tree Cello Djembe Guitar Acoustic/Steel String Mandolin Piano Synth Pad
: 130
: Medium
Unique and eclectic in both style and instrumentation, this piece comes to life with a new-age foundation, mixed with world music vibes.
: Kurt Bestor (BMI) 100%
: Kurts Bestor Music (BMI) 100%
: Christmas Holiday Celtic Easy Listening New Age World
: Calm Dreamy Floating Peaceful
: Holiday/Seasonal Religion
: Full Mix
: Cello Djembe Guitar Acoustic/Nylon String Oboe Piano Strings
: 152
: Medium Uptempo
A relaxing, soft-spoken arrangement featuring piano, classical guitar, and oboe. Understated strings help increase the overall feeling of serenity.
: Kurt Bestor (BMI) 100%
: Kurts Bestor Music (BMI) 100%
: Christmas Holiday Religious Christian Easy Listening New Age
: Calm Elegant/Graceful Inspirational/Uplifting Peaceful Warm
: Holiday/Seasonal Religion
: Full Mix
: Bell Tree Cello Djembe Guitar Acoustic/Nylon String Oboe Piano Strings
: 72
: Slow to Medium (variable)
Song begins with a triumphant Antiphonal Choir entrance, then kicks into uptempo groove
A very syncopated verson of this carol that an accesible contemporary jazz feel
: Kurt Bestor (BMI) 100%
: Kurts Bestor Music (BMI) 100%
: Christmas Holiday World Carribean Smooth Jazz New Age
: Dreamy Floating Peaceful Relaxed Rhythmic
: Advertising Holiday/Seasonal Religion Shopping/Retail Talk Show
: Full Mix
: Cor Anglais/English Horn Guitar Acoustic/Nylon String Piano Synth Pad
: 157
: Medium Uptempo
This American carol by Alfred Burt rearranged with an Irish flavor - very cinematic
: Kurt Bestor (BMI) 100%
: Kurts Bestor Music (BMI) 100%
: Christmas Holiday World Irish Celtic New Age
: Celestial/Ethereal Dreamy Melancholy Peaceful Rhythmic Spiritual
: Holiday/Seasonal Religion
: Full Mix
: Dulcimer Guitar Acoustic/Nylon String Oboe String Quartet Strings
: 69, 152
: Slow, Medium
This piece features a finger-picked style with a fun jazzy feel with a Brazilian/African percussion undercurrent
: Full Mix
: Djembe Guitar Acoustic/Nylon String Piano
: 184
: Uptempo
A very cinematic treatment of three familar, yet rarely heard holiday carols,
: Kurt Bestor (BMI) 100%
: Kurts Bestor Music (BMI) 100%
: Christmas Holiday World Irish Celtic New Age
: Dreamy Floating Inspirational/Uplifting Melancholy Mysterious
: Documentary Holiday/Seasonal Religion
: Full Mix
: Glockenspiel Guitar Acoustic/Nylon String Percussion Piano Strings Whistle Penny Woodwinds
: 88, 110, 84
: Various
After a dramatic church bell intro, the band and orchestra begins a jubilant pop-classical section with the choir punctuating certain key sections
: Full Mix
: Brass Carillon Drum Set Percussion Piano Strings
: 120
: Uptempo
The piece has a slight Celtic feel with an Irish flute playing the melody. Piano and accoustic guitar add the rhythmic component with mellow strings filling up the background.
: Kurt Bestor (BMI) 100%
: Kurts Bestor Music (BMI) 100%
: Christmas Holiday New Age Easy Listening Christmas Instrumental
: Calm Dreamy Floating Melancholy Peaceful Relaxed
: Holiday/Seasonal Religion
: Full Mix
: Bell Tree Flute Guitar Acoustic/Steel String Harp Mandolin Oboe Piano Strings Triangle Woodwinds
: 118
: Medium
An original carol, this piece has an ancient sound to it with the choruses sung in latin. The voice has a slight "pop Gregorian chant" flavor.
: Kurt Bestor (BMI) 100%
: Kurts Bestor Music (BMI) 100%
: Christmas Holiday New Age Chant Religious Christian Choral
: Calm Celestial/Ethereal Dreamy Mysterious Peaceful Relaxed Solemn
: Holiday/Seasonal Religion
: Full Mix
: Bell Tree Piano Synth Pad
: 88
: Mellow