I fell prey to Amazon’s come-on to order just a little bit more, and bought A Medieval Christmas by the Boston Camerata (directed by Joel Cohen, Elektra Entertainment, 1991)
It is delightful. We had a wobbly LP of this album when I was little, and played it all during Advent and Christmas. It’s not just childhood nostalgia that makes this music wonderful, though. If I had to be transported to some other age during Christmas, I’d chose some time and place in the medieval world. They understood Christmas so well!
Sadly, I haven’t been able to upload the tracks I wanted to use. You can get just the merest taste of each piece here on Amazon’s page. Here’s why I love this album: