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Chez Nous: Christmas With Elektra

Elektra Women's Choir
Release Date: 12/07/2010 
Label:  Elektra Women's Choir (Label)   Catalog #: 5637706554   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Michael PraetoriusEdward HendersonTraditionalBenjamin Britten,   ... 
Performer:  Stephen SmithElektra Women's ChoirEdward HendersonJodi Proznick,   ... 
Conductor:  Morna EdmundsonDiane Loomer
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 59 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Performer:  Stephen Smith (Piano), Elektra Women's Choir ()
Conductor:  Morna Edmundson
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Venue:  Ryerson United Church, Vancouver 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
2. Star Song, for chorus & jazz ensemble by Edward Henderson
Performer:  Stephen Smith (Piano), Edward Henderson (Guitar), Elektra Women's Choir (),
Jodi Proznick ()
Conductor:  Morna Edmundson
Period: Contemporary 
Venue:  Ryerson United Church, Vancouver 
Length: 5 Minutes 56 Secs. 
3. Joys Seven (Joshua Himes's Millennial Harp, 1842) by Traditional
Performer:  Stephen Smith (Piano), Holly Kennedy (Voice), Fiona Blackburn (Voice),
Stephanie Ching (Voice), Elektra Women's Choir ()
Conductor:  Morna Edmundson
Venue:  Ryerson United Church, Vancouver 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
4. A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Stephen Smith (Piano), Elektra Women's Choir (), Katherine Goheen (Voice),
Marianne De Kleer (Voice), Rita Costanzi (Harp)
Conductor:  Morna Edmundson
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
Venue:  Ryerson United Church, Vancouver 
Length: 20 Minutes 35 Secs. 
5. Da Pacem, for chorus & piano by Jeffrey Enns
Performer:  Katherine Goheen (Voice), Stephen Smith (Piano), Marianne De Kleer (Voice),
Elektra Women's Choir ()
Conductor:  Morna Edmundson
Period: Contemporary 
Venue:  Ryerson United Church, Vancouver 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
6. We've been a while a-wandering, carol ("The Yorkshire Wassail Song") by Traditional
Performer:  Elektra Women's Choir (), Stephen Smith (Piano), Marianne De Kleer (Voice),
Katherine Goheen (Voice)
Conductor:  Morna Edmundson
Period: Modern 
Venue:  Ryerson United Church, Vancouver 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
7. December, for soloists, chorus & brass ensemble by Robert Buckley
Performer:  Stephen Smith (Piano), Katherine Goheen (Voice), Marianne De Kleer (Voice),
Elektra Women's Choir ()
Conductor:  Morna Edmundson
Period: Contemporary 
Venue:  Ryerson United Church, Vancouver 
Length: 6 Minutes 10 Secs. 
8. Three in White: A Suite of Songs About Snow, medley for chorus by Stephen Smith
Performer:  Sal Ferreras (Percussion), Marianne De Kleer (Voice), Katherine Goheen (Voice),
Stephen Smith (Piano), Elektra Women's Choir (), Eric Hominick (),
Marlis Macaulay (Flute)
Conductor:  Diane Loomer
Period: Contemporary 
Venue:  Ryerson United Church, Vancouver 
Length: 5 Minutes 56 Secs. 
9. Night of Silence, for vocal ensemble (after Gruber) by Daniel Kantor
Performer:  Marianne De Kleer (Voice), Katherine Goheen (Voice), Edward Henderson (Guitar),
Jodi Proznick (), Stephen Smith (Piano), Elektra Women's Choir ()
Conductor:  Diane Loomer
Venue:  Ryerson United Church, Vancouver 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 

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