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Something Borrowed, Something Blue - Music To Marry By


Release Date: 12/24/2002 
Label:  Albany Records   Catalog #: 522   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ralph Vaughan WilliamsFranz SchubertJohann Sebastian BachWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Performer:  Dawn Holt LauberSaffron Y. ChungSusan JollesJames Byars,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 49 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Just as she blends a masterful mix of musical genres in concert halls across the country, engaging oratorio soloist Dawn Holt Lauber will inspire the musical choices you make for your wedding day with this collection of the old and new, appropriately titled "Something Borrowed, Something Blue." Listen in and you will be lured by a handful of selections that are a bit off the beaten path - a beautiful marriage of classical and jazz that promises to be a perfect accompaniment to the beginning of your new life together. Dawn Holt Lauber has appeared extensively with the Chicago Jazz Ensemble. She first performed Duke Ellington's sacred works at the Riverside Church in New York City with members of the Duke Ellington Orchestra. She has been a Read more soloist at the Riverside Church for five years. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Mystical Songs (5): no 4, The call by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano), Saffron Y. Chung (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
Language: English 
2. Last Songs (4): no 3, Hands, eyes and heart by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano), Saffron Y. Chung (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; England 
3. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Saffron Y. Chung (Piano), Susan Jolles (Harp), Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Language: Latin 
4. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  James Byars (Oboe), Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano), Susan Jolles (Harp)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Language: English 
5. Saint John Passion, BWV 245: no 13, Ich folge dir gleichfalls by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano), Saffron Y. Chung (Piano), Lisa Johnson (Flute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; Leipzig, Germany 
Language: English 
6. Vesperae solennes de confessore, K 339: Laudate Dominum by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano), Lisa Johnson (Flute), Saffron Y. Chung (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1780; Salzburg, Austria 
Language: Latin 
7. Requiem, Op. 48: Pie Jesu by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Saffron Y. Chung (Organ), Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888 rev 1893; France 
Language: Latin 
8. Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano), Saffron Y. Chung (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1912 - 1915). 
9. A Nuptial Blessing by Michael Joncas
Performer:  Saffron Y. Chung (Piano), Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
10. Panis angelicus by César Franck
Performer:  Saffron Y. Chung (Piano), James Byars (Oboe), Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Language: Latin 
11. Vocalise by Wilbur Chenoweth
Performer:  Saffron Y. Chung (Piano), Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
12. Second Sacred Concert: no 3, Heaven by Edward "Duke" Ellington
Performer:  Michael Neal (Flute), David Easton (Piano), Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano),
Mark Wade (Double Bass)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; USA 
13. My Love by Edward "Duke" Ellington
Performer:  David Easton (Piano), Michael Neal (Flute), Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano),
Mark Wade (Double Bass)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
14. In turbato mare in G major, RV 627: Alleluia by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Saffron Y. Chung (Piano), Dawn Holt Lauber (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 

Sound Samples

My Love
4 Last Songs: No. 3. Hands, Eyes, Heart
5 Mystical Songs: No. 4. The call
Ellen's Gesang III (Ave Maria!), Op. 56, No. 6, D. 839, "Hymne an die Jungfrau"
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Chorale: Jesus bleibet meine Freude (Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring)
St. John Passion, BWV 245: Part I: Aria: Ich folge dir gleichfalls mit freudigen Schritten...
Vesperae solennes de confessore, K. 339: Laudate Dominum (arr. for soprano, flute and piano)
Nulla in mundo pax sincera, RV 630: Alleluia
Requiem, Op. 48: Pie Jesu
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 14. Vocalise in E minor
A Nuptial Blessing
Panis angelicus
Vocalise (arr. for soprano and piano)
Heaven

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