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Dec. 04 2016

Choral Hour 12-04-16

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“Overall, the work is a prayer for rest (“Requiem”) for the living, as much as for the deceased. It’s a ‘grant US rest’, even more than a ‘grant THEM rest’”.  That was Dan Forrest describing his “Requiem for the Living” which is this morning’s major choral offering. 8:00 AM Dan Forrest                   Requiem for the Living                  […]

Nov. 27 2016

Choral Hour 11-27-16

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8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Magnificat in D BWV 243                 Chandos    518 COND Richard Hickox ORCH Collegium Musicum 90 SOLO Emma Kirkby, soprano SOLO Tessa Bonner, soprano SOLO Michael Chance, countertenor SOLO John Mark Ainsley, tenor SOLO Stephen Varcoe, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:27 AM Benjamin Britten              Hymn to St. Cecilia  Op 27 for unaccompaDG/Archiv  453433 COND […]

Nov. 20 2016

Choral Hour 11-20-16

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8:00 AM George Frederich Handel       Chandos Anthem No. 10                   Chandos    509 COND Harry Christophers ORCH The Sixteen SOLO Lynne Dawson, soprano SOLO Ian Partridge, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:29 AM Gabriel Faure                 Messe Basse                             Collegium  109 COND John Rutter SOLO Cambridge Singers SOLO Ruth Holton,soprano SOLO John Scott, organ ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:41 AM Felix Mendelssohn             Festival Ode To […]

Nov. 13 2016

Choral Hour 11-13-16

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8:00 AM John Rutter                   Visions                                 Collegium  139 COND John Rutter ORCH Aurora Orchestra SOLO Cambridge Singers             Cambridge  Singers SOLO Kerson Leong, violinist ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:22 AM Joseph Haydn                  Te Deum in C HOB 23                     DG/Archiv  423097 COND Trevor Pinnock ORCH The English Concert SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:31 AM Randall Thompson              Frostiana: Seven Country Songs          Koch […]

Nov. 06 2016

Choral Hour 11-06-16

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A wonderful concert closer by Beethoven will close this morning’s Choral Hour! 🙂 8:00 AM Arvo Part                     Berliner Messe                          ECM        439162 COND Tonu Kaljuste ORCH Tallinn Chamber Orchestra SOLO Estonian Phil.Chamber Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:25 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Cantata 56:                             Dorian     90127 COND Greg Funfgeld ORCH The Bach Festival Orchestra SOLO The Bach Choir of […]

Oct. 30 2016

Choral Hour 10-30-16

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8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Cantata No.  80: “Ein’feste Burg…”  Harm Mundi 901326 COND Philippe Herreweghe ORCH Orch de la Chapelle Royale SOLO La Chapelle Royale Chorus SOLO Barbara Schlick, soprano SOLO Agnes Mellon, soprano SOLO Peter Kooy, bass SOLO Howard Crook, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:29 AM John Rutter                   Gloria                                  Collegium  100 COND John Rutter ORCH […]

Oct. 23 2016

Choral Hour 10-23-16

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This morning I’ll offer early music and music from today! 8:00 AM Giovanni Palestrina           Missa Papae Marcelli                    DG/Archiv  4796131 COND Massimo Palombella ORCH Sistine Chapel Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:30 AM Eric Whitacre                 When David Heard                        Naxos      559677 COND Noel Edison ORCH Elora Festival Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:45 AM Henry Purcell                                                        Hyperion   66609 COND Robert King ORCH King’s […]

Oct. 09 2016

Choral Hour 10-09-16

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8:00 AM Giovanni Palestrina           Missa Sine Nomine                       Naxos      553314 COND Sergio Vartolo ORCH Soloists of Capella Musicale.. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:22 AM Sergei Rachmaninoff           The Bells  Op 35 Choral Sym. on EA Poe  London     414455 COND Vladimir Ashkenazy ORCH Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra SOLO Concertgebouw Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:59 AM Thomas Morley                 Now is the month of maying              Telarc     […]

Oct. 02 2016

Choral hour 10/2/16

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8:42 AM Johannes Brahms — Song of Destiny (Schicksalslied) Opus: 54 Conductor: Claudio Abbado Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Ernst Senff Chor DG/Archiv, 429765 8:10 AM Josquin Desprez — Missa de beata virgine Conductor: Paul Hillier Ensemble: Theatre of Voices Trks 2, 3, 5, 7, & 9 Harm Mundi, 907136 8:06 AM Sergei Rachmaninoff — Vespers: Serene […]

Oct. 02 2016

Choral Hour 10-02-16

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8:00 AM Sergei Rachmaninoff           Vespers: Blessed Be The Man             BBC        97 COND David Hill SOLO BBC Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:06 AM Sergei Rachmaninoff           Vespers: Serene Light                   BBC        97 COND David Hill SOLO BBC Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:10 AM            17584 Josquin Desprez               Missa de beata virgine                  Harm Mundi 907136 COND Paul Hillier ORCH Theatre of Voices SOLO Trks […]

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