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In Praise Of The Nativity Of Our Lord /Sofia Cathedral Choir


Release Date: 12/30/2003 
Label:  Gega New   Catalog #: 108   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  AnonymousKiril PopovAlexander GrechaninovIvan Kochetov,   ... 
Performer:  Petar YanakovStoyan MalinovKiril DidovDimitar Bonev,   ... 
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Sofia Cathedral Male Choir. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Sofia Cathedral Male Choir. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Tropar by Anonymous
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Length: 0 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 
2. Kondakion for the Nativity of Christ "This day, the Virgin brings forth the Creator" by Anonymous
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitry Bortniansky 
3. Exaltation for the Nativity by Kiril Popov
Performer:  Petar Yanakov (Voice)
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 2000; Bulgaria 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 
4. Make a joyful noise by Alexander Grechaninov
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: Romantic 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
Notes: Arranged: Pavel Chesnokov 
5. Small Litany by Ivan Kochetov
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Language: Russian 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Hristos Razhdaetsya", part one of the 'Catabasis of the Nativity'. 
6. Prokimen by Anonymous
Performer:  Stoyan Malinov (Voice)
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
7. Sacred Concerto for Chorus no 6 "Glory to God in the highest" by Dimitri Bortniansky
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
Notes: Arranged: I. Kurtev 
8. Elitsy Vo Khrista Krestistesya by Anonymous
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 
Notes: Arranged: D. Hristov 
9. Zadostoinik by Anonymous
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
10. Orthodox Chants for the Nativity: Exapostilaria by Traditional
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Length: 1 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
11. In Praise of the Nativity by Kiril Popov
Performer:  Kiril Didov (Voice), Petar Yanakov (Voice)
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2000; Bulgaria 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 
12. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is sung in Bulgarian, English and German.
Arranged: K. Popov 
13. Nova radist' stala by Anonymous
Performer:  Dimitar Bonev (Voice), Ivan Ivanov (Voice)
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Written: Ukraine 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Ukrainian 
14. Dobr'ii vechir Tobi by Anonymous
Performer:  Ivan Ivanov (Voice), Dimitar Bonev (Voice)
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Ukrainian 
15. Dobri Gosti-Koledari "Christmas Visitors" by Traditional
Performer:  Petar Yanakov (Voice)
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Written: Bulgaria 
Length: 1 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 
16. Many Years by Dimitri Bortniansky
Performer:  Petar Yanakov (Voice)
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
17. Bell Toll by Anonymous
Length: 1 Minutes 7 Secs. 
18. Obikhod Chant: "Christ is Born" by Anonymous
Performer:  Kostadin Yanchin (Voice), Petar Yanakov (Voice)
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: Medieval 
Written: Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with Ivan Kochetov's "Small Litany". 
19. Orthodox Chants for the Nativity: Canon Excerpt(s) by Anonymous
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 
Notes: Arranged: K. Popov 
20. Christmas Carolers by Angel Bukoreshtliyev
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Bulgaria 
Length: 1 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 
21. O Gladsome Light by Dobri Christov
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Bulgaria 
Length: 2 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 
Notes: Arranged: I. Kurtev 
22. The Birth of Christ by Dobri Christov
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Bulgaria 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 
Notes: Arranged: K. Popov 
23. Christmas Bread by Dobri Christov
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Bulgaria 
Length: 0 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 
24. Koleda "Christmas" by Dobri Christov
Conductor:  Kiril Popov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Cathedral Male Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Bulgaria 
Length: 0 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Bulgarian 

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