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Psallite / Johnson, Cor Cantiamo


Release Date: 03/11/2016 
Label:  Divine Art   Catalog #: 25133   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ily Matthew ManianoJan Pieterszoon SweelinckGavin BryarsStephen Foster,   ... 
Performer:  Cor CantiamoCarrie M. FilettiJoellyn [Soprano Vocal] CoulfieldJoEllyn Caulfield,   ... 
Conductor:  Eric JohnsonEric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Psallite is a unique and inspirational kaleidoscope of sacred choral works, which bridges several centuries and allows the listener to experience the continuity of praise across generations. Renaissance masters such as Palestrina are featured on this disc, as well as contemporary composers such as Esenvalds and Bryars. Beautifully arranged African-American spirituals are also included. Cor Cantiamo performs the works on this disc. Conducted by Eric A. Johnson, the ensemble is currently the Choir in Residence at Northern Illinois University. Psallite is a unique and inspirational kaleidoscope of sacred choral works, which bridges several centuries and allows the listener to experience the continuity of praise across generations. Renaissance masters such as Palestrina are featured on this disc, as well as contemporary composers such as Esenvalds and Bryars. Beautifully arranged African-American spirituals are also included. Cor Cantiamo performs the works on this disc. Conducted by Eric A. Johnson, the ensemble is currently the Choir in Residence at Northern Illinois University. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Doxologia, for chorus by Ily Matthew Maniano
Performer:  Cor Cantiamo ()
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Period: Contemporary 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 6 Minutes 36 Secs. 
2.
Psalms of David, Book 4: Psalm 96, Chantez ŕ Dieu chanson nouvelle by Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck
Performer:  Cor Cantiamo ()
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1621; Netherlands (Holland 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
3.
Psalm 141, for chorus by Gavin Bryars
Performer:  Cor Cantiamo ()
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Period: Contemporary 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 7 Minutes 8 Secs. 
4.
Hard times come again no more by Stephen Foster
Performer:  Carrie M. Filetti (), Cor Cantiamo ()
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855; USA 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 5 Minutes 55 Secs. 
5.
By and By, for chorus by Carol Barnett
Performer:  Joellyn [Soprano Vocal] Coulfield (), JoEllyn Caulfield (), Mark Baglione ()
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1995 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
6.
Exsultate Deo by Giovanni Palestrina
Performer:  Cor Cantiamo ()
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1584; Italy 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
7.
Psalm 67, for chorus by Eriks Esenvalds
Performer:  Cor Cantiamo (), Antonio P. Quaranta (), Antonio Quaranta (Bass)
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Period: Contemporary 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 6 Minutes 11 Secs. 
8.
Bless the Lord, o my Soul, for chorus by Galina Grigorjeva
Performer:  Cor Cantiamo ()
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Period: Contemporary 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 5 Minutes 9 Secs. 
9.
Psalm 96, for chorus by Peter Bannister
Performer:  Cor Cantiamo (), William Trafka (Organ)
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Period: Contemporary 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 9 Minutes 52 Secs. 
10.
Preserve Me, O God, for chorus by Daniel Kellogg
Performer:  Cor Cantiamo ()
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Period: Contemporary 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 6 Minutes 20 Secs. 
11.
Didn't my Lord deliver Daniel? by Traditional
Performer:  Cor Cantiamo ()
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cor Cantiamo
Written: USA 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
12.
We shall walk through the valley in peace by Anonymous
Performer:  Cor Cantiamo ()
Conductor:  Eric Johnson,  Eric Johnson
Period: 20th Century 
Venue:  Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Northern 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 

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