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Sep. 11 2016

Choral Hour 9-11-16

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In observance of the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the Brahms “German Requiem” will be performed for the whole Choral Hour.   8:00 AM Johannes Brahms               German Requiem  Op 45                   Angel/EMI  65393 COND Sir Simon Rattle ORCH Berlin Philharmonic SOLO Berlin Radio Chorus SOLO Dorothea Roschmann,soprano SOLO Thomas Quasthoff, bass-bariton

Sep. 04 2016

Choral Hour 9-04-16

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Anton Bruckner described his “Te Deum” as, “the pride of [my] life.” Get ready for one of life’s natural highs with the music of Bruckner! 8:00 AM Anton Bruckner                Te Deum                                 Hyperion   66650 COND Matthew Best ORCH Corydon Singers SOLO Joan Rodgers, soprano SOLO Keith Lewis, tenor SOLO Alastair Miles, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:25 AM Leonard […]

Aug. 28 2016

Choral Hour 8-28-16

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Today on the Choral Hour we’ll hear a piece written by Mozart that is perfect for just about any Sunday. 8:00 AM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Vesperae de Dominica in C K   321       Naxos      554158 COND Patrick Peire ORCH Collegium Inst. Brugense SOLO Capella Brugensis SOLO Greta de Reyghere, soprano SOLO Marijke van Arnhem, alto SOLO […]

Aug. 21 2016

Choral Hour 8-21-16

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8:00 AM Anton Bruckner                Mass in d                               Hyperion   66650 COND Matthew Best ORCH Corydon Singers SOLO Joan Rodgers, soprano SOLO Keith Lewis, tenor SOLO Alastair Miles, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:45 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Motet: Furchte dich nicht…  BWV 228 FePhilips    456422 COND Georg Christof Biller ORCH Choir of St. Thomas’ Leipzig SOLO Capella Thomana 8:55   […]

Aug. 14 2016

Choral Hour 8-14-16

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8:00 AM Giovanni Palestrina           Missa L’Homme Arme                      Naxos      553314 COND Sergio Vartolo ORCH Soloists of Capella Musicale.. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:25 AM Antonin Dvorak                Moravian Duets  Op 32                   Chandos    9257 COND Josef Pancik ORCH Prague Chamber Choir SOLO Marian Lapsansky, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:56 AM Ludwig van Beethoven          Mount of Olives: Hallelujah  Op 85      Telarc     80119 COND Robert […]

Aug. 07 2016

Choral Hour 8-07-16

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8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Cantata: “Be Joyful, ye hearts”  BWV 66 Harm Mundi 901513 COND Philippe Herreweghe ORCH Collegium Vocale SOLO Kai Wessel, alto (countertenr) SOLO James Taylor, tenor SOLO Peter Kooy, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:32 AM Alexander T. Grechaninov      Missa Festiva  Op 154                   Chandos    9559 COND Valeri Polyansky ORCH Russian State Sym. Capella ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ […]

Jul. 31 2016

Choral Hour 7-31-16

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8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Cantata No. 133: “Ich freue mich in dir”DG/Archiv  463589 COND John Eliot Gardiner ORCH English Baroque Soloists SOLO Monteverdi Choir SOLO Ann Monoyios, soprano SOLO Derek Lee Ragin, male alto SOLO Julian Podger, tenor SOLO Gotthold Schwarz, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:20 AM Franz Schubert                Of Narrow Nows & Vast Hereafters(songs fTelarc     […]

Jul. 17 2016

Choral Hour 7-17-16

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8:00 AM William Turner                The King shall rejoice                  DG/Archiv  419613 COND Simon Preston SOLO Choir of Westminster Abbey ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:22 AM Francis Poulenc               Four Penitential Motets                 Virgin     91075 COND Harry Christophers ORCH The Sixteen ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:39 AM Franz Schubert                Of Spring, Love, Youth, & Nature’s GiftsTelarc     80340 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Robert Shaw Chamber Singers […]

Jul. 10 2016

Choral Hour 7-10-16

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8:01 AM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Missa Solemnis in C K   337             Teldec     90494 COND Nikolaus Harnoncourt ORCH Concentus musicus Wien SOLO Barbara Bonney, soprano SOLO Elizabeth von Magnus,contralto SOLO Uwe Heilmann, tenor SOLO Gilles Cachemaille, baritone SOLO Arnold Schoenberg Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:24 AM Felix Mendelssohn           Symphony No. 2 in B-Flat  Op 52 “Song of Praise” […]

Jul. 03 2016

Choral Hour 7-03-16

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This morning’s Choral Hour will feature an all/most American lineup of composers. 8:00 AM John Rutter                   Distant Land (dedicated to Nelson MandelMTC        302 COND Craig Jessop ORCH Mormon Tabernacle Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 AM Morten Lauridsen              Lux aeterna                             Hyperion   67449 COND Stephen Layton ORCH Britten Sinfonia SOLO Polyphony ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:32 AM Randall Thompson              The Peaceable Kingdom                   […]

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