Archive for the ‘WBJC Choral Hour’ Category

Feb. 11 2017

Choral Hour 2-12-17

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8:0 AM Felix Mendelssohn             St.Paul (Oratorio) Part II  Op 36       Chandos    9882 COND Richard Hickox ORCH BBC Symphony Orchestra SOLO BBC Welsh Chorus SOLO Susan Gritton, soprano SOLO Jean Rigby,mezzo-soprano SOLO Barry Banks, tenor SOLO Peter Coleman-Wright, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:53 AM Eric Whitacre                 Cloudburst                              Arsis      147 COND Ronald Staheli ORCH Brigham Young University Choir

Feb. 05 2017

Choral Hour 2-05-17

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8:00 AM Felix Mendelssohn St.Paul (Oratorio) Op 36   Part I     Chandos 9882 COND Richard Hickox ORCH BBC National Orch. of Wales SOLO BBC Welsh Chorus SOLO Susan Gritton, soprano SOLO Jean Rigby,mezzo-soprano SOLO Barry Banks, tenor SOLO Peter Coleman-Wright, bass

Jan. 29 2017

Choral Hour 1-29-17

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8:00 AM Jacob Obrecht                 Missa Maria Zart (Gentle Mary)          Gimell     32 COND Peter Philips ORCH The Tallis Scholars

Jan. 22 2017

Choral Hour 1-22-17

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8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Cantata: Jesu, der du meine Seele  BWV 78  Harm Mundi 901270 COND Philippe Herreweghe ORCH Orch de la Chapelle Royale SOLO La Chapelle Royale Chorus SOLO Peter Kooy, bass SOLO Ingrid Schmithusen, soprano SOLO Charles Brett, counter-tenor SOLO Howard Crook, tenor 8:25 AM Gerald Finzi                  Lo, the full final Sacrifice  […]

Jan. 15 2017

Choral Hour 1-15-17

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Today at 4:30 PM the Choir of St. David’s with music director, Douglas Buchanan will offer their annual Evensong celebrating the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Last year for the MLK celebration they performed excerpts from Judah Adashi’s “Rise,” a civil rights cantata with poetry by Tameka Cage Conley.  […]

Jan. 08 2017

Choral Hour 1-8-17

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8:00 AM George Frederich Handel       Eternal source of light                 Hyperion   66315 COND Robert King ORCH King’s Consort SOLO Oxford New College Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:29 AM Benjamin Britten              Rejoice In the Lamb  Op 30 festival cantAmerChoral 123 COND Dale Warland ORCH Dale Warland Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:47 AM Sergei Rachmaninoff           Three Russian Songs                     London     414455 COND Vladimir […]

Jan. 01 2017

Choral Hour 1-1-17

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Happy New Year!  On the first choral hour of 2017 you’ll hear music by Bach and Strauss.  Also, Jonathan Palevsky will be chatting with T. Herbert Dimmock about Bach In Baltimore’s New Year’s Day Baroque Celebration taking place this afternoon.   8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Cantata No. 29: (We thank you, God, we thank […]

Dec. 18 2016

Choral Hour 12-18-16

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8:02 AM Felix Mendelssohn             Hark! The Herald Angels Sing            Telarc     80552 COND Craig Jessop ORCH Mormon Tabernacle Choir SOLO Orchestra at Temple Square ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:07 AM Heinrich Schutz               Magnificat                              DG/Archiv  463046 COND Paul McCreesh ORCH Gabrieli Consort & Players SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:24 AM Traditional                   Es ist ein Ros entsprungen              Teldec     94563 ORCH Chanticleer […]

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 […]

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