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Hear My Prayer / Keene, Hong, Voices Of Ascension


Release Date: 03/30/2004 
Label:  Delos   Catalog #: 3300   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Randall ThompsonWolfgang Amadeus MozartPablo CasalsFelix Mendelssohn,   ... 
Performer:  Hong Hei-Kyung
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Delos International is proud to announce the next release in its outstanding partnership with Dennis Keene and the Voices of Ascension: 'Hear My Prayer'. Voices of Ascension has come to be recognized as one of the world's finest choral ensembles. Its concerts and recordings receive unalloyed critical acclaim. Artistic Director Dennis Keene has assembled a group of New York's finest professional singers and blended them into a richly satisfying ensemble, unqiue in its command of choral music from every period and style. Featuring the renowned soprano soloist Hei-Kyung Hong, 'Hear My Prayer' is perfectly placed for these often difficult times. This timely recording offers the listener an inspiring and soothing collection of sacred works that Read more are appropriate for all audiences. 'Hear My Prayer' covers the choral genre from Mozart to Casals, embracing the traditional and the sublime with singing and direction second to none. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Alleluia by Randall Thompson
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
2.
Laudate Dominum by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: Classical 
Written: Austria 
Language: Latin 
3.
Nigra sum by Pablo Casals
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942 
Language: Latin 
4.
Hear my prayer by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
5.
I was glad by Charles Hubert Parry
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; England 
6.
Motets (4) on Gregorian themes, Op. 10: no 3, Tu es Petrus by Maurice Duruflé
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; France 
7.
Panis angelicus by César Franck
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
8.
Anthems (4) for Chorus: no 3, Like as the hart desireth by Herbert Howells
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
Language: English 
9.
Bless the Lord, o my Soul by Nicolas Tolstiakov
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
10.
Sacred pieces (9) for mixed Chorus: no 7, I, a blessed one, choose by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884-1885; Russia 
11.
Pietà, Signore by Louis Niedermeyer
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: Romantic 
Written: Switzerland 
Notes: This work has been attributed to Alessandro Stradella. 
12.
Beati quorum via by Charles Villiers Stanford
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Language: Latin 
13.
And I saw a new heaven by Edgar Bainton
Performer:  Hong Hei-Kyung (Soprano)
Conductor:  Dennis Keene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voices of Ascension
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Language: English 

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