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Westminster Choir At Spoleto Festival U.s.a. / Flummerfelt


Release Date: 06/18/1996 
Label:  Gothic Records   Catalog #: 49078   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johannes BrahmsGabriel FauréPaul HindemithThomas Morley,   ... 
Performer:  Glenn ParkerNancianne ParrellaRodney BriscoeAlexander Varghese,   ... 
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This disc was recorded live at the 1995 Spoleto Festival U.S.A. in Charleston, South Carolina.el 11/01 koch del list
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bklt, tc omit rec dates
Resolicited 05/07/02 Allegro cat
In Tune 5/96 P.138
arg 9/96 p.262
fan 9/96 p.385
This disc was recorded live at the 1995 Spoleto Festival U.S.A. in Charleston, South Carolina.el 11/01 koch del list
lib
bklt, tc omit rec dates
Resolicited 05/07/02 Allegro cat
In Tune 5/96 P.138
arg 9/96 p.262
fan 9/96 p.385 Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Vocal Quartets (4), Op. 92: no 1, O schöne Nacht by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Glenn Parker (Piano), Nancianne Parrella (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1877; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: German 
2.
Vocal Quartets (4), Op. 92: no 4, Warum? by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Piano), Glenn Parker (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: German 
3.
Vocal Quartets (3), Op. 31: no 3, Der Gang zum Liebchen by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Piano), Glenn Parker (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: German 
4.
Cantique de Jean Racine, Op. 11 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Glenn Parker (Piano), Nancianne Parrella (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; France 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 5 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: French 
5.
Chansons (6): no 1, La biche by Paul Hindemith
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 6 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the other five "Chansons" by Paul Hindemith. 
6.
Chansons (6): no 2, Un cygne by Paul Hindemith
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the other five "Chansons" by Paul Hindemith. 
7.
Chansons (6): no 3, Puisque tout passe by Paul Hindemith
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the other five "Chansons" by Paul Hindemith. 
8.
Chansons (6): no 4, Printemps by Paul Hindemith
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the other five "Chansons" by Paul Hindemith. 
9.
Chansons (6): no 5, En hiver by Paul Hindemith
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the other five "Chansons" by Paul Hindemith. 
10.
Chansons (6): no 6, Verger by Paul Hindemith
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the other five "Chansons" by Paul Hindemith. 
11.
Sing wee and chaunt it by Thomas Morley
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: English 
12.
Rest, sweet nymphs by Francis Pilkington
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1605; England 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: English 
13.
Slovak Folksongs (4), Sz 70: no 1, Wedding Song from Poniky by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Piano), Glenn Parker (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the other "Slovak Folksongs, Sz 70" by Béla Bartók. 
14.
Slovak Folksongs (4), Sz 70: no 2, Song of the hayharvesters by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Glenn Parker (Piano), Nancianne Parrella (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the other "Slovak Folksongs,
Sz 70" by Béla Bartók. 
15.
Slovak Folksongs (4), Sz 70: no 3, Song from Medzibrod by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Piano), Glenn Parker (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the other "Slovak Folksongs,
Sz 70" by Béla Bartók. 
16.
Slovak Folksongs (4), Sz 70: no 4, Dancing Song by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Glenn Parker (Piano), Nancianne Parrella (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the other "Slovak Folksongs,
Sz 70" by Béla Bartók. 
17.
Night by György Ligeti
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 2 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Hungarian 
18.
Loch Lomond by Traditional
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Written: Scotland 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Joseph Flummerfelt 
19.
Coming through the rye by Traditional
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: Scotland 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 1 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Joseph Flummerfeldt 
20.
The Tender Land: The Promise of Living by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Piano), Glenn Parker (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954/1955; USA 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: English 
21.
Garden Hymn by Anonymous
Performer:  Rodney Briscoe (Bass)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Shaw and Alice Parker 
22.
His voice as the sound by C. Elkins
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Shaw and Alice Parker 
23.
I will arise by Anonymous
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Shaw and Alice Parker 
24.
My Lord, what a morning by Traditional
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Henry Thacker Burleigh 
25.
Set down servant by Traditional
Performer:  Alexander Varghese (Bass), Levi Hernandez (Bass), Heidi Lynn (Mezzo Soprano),
Nancianne Parrella (Piano), Glenn Parker (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Shaw 
26.
The Circus Band by Charles Ives
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Piano), Glenn Parker (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1894; USA 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
27.
Battle Hymn of the Republic by Traditional
Performer:  Glenn Parker (Piano), Nancianne Parrella (Piano)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 4 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Wilhousky 
28.
Danny Boy "Londonderry Air" by Traditional
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Written: Ireland 
Date of Recording: 1995 
Venue:  Live  Charleston, South Carolina 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Joseph Flummerfelt 

Sound Samples

4 Quartets, Op. 92: No. 1. O schone Nacht
4 Quartets, Op. 92: No. 4. Warum?
3 Quartets, Op. 31: No. 3. Der Gang zum Liebch3 Quartetsen
Cantique de Jean Racine, Op. 11
6 Chansons
A lieta vita (Sing wee and chaunt it)
Rest Sweet Nimphs (Rest Sweet Nymphs)
4 Szlovak nepdal (4 Slovak Folksongs), BB 46
Ejszaka, Reggel (Night, Morning)
Loch Lomond (arr. J. Flummerfelt)
Comin' Thro' the Rye (arr. J. Flummerfelt)
The Promise of Living
Garden Hymn (arr. R. Shaw and A. Parker)
His Voice as the Sound (arr. R. Shaw and A. Parker)
I Will Rise (arr. R. Shaw and A. Parker)
My Lord, What a Mornin' (arr. H.H.T. Burleigh)
Set Down Servant (arr. R. Shaw)
The Circus Band
Battle Hymn of the Republic (arr. P. Wilhousky)
Danny Boy (Londonderry Air) (arr. J. Flummerfelt)

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