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The Great Mass - A Ballet By Uwe Scholz / Leipzig Ballet

Mozart / Bohm / Kimura / Leipzig Ballet / Kocsar
Release Date: 11/15/2005 
Label:  Euroarts   Catalog #: 2054608  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Werner GüraMarie-Claude ChappuisEunyee YouFriedemann Röhlig
Conductor:  Balász Kocsár
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus OrchestraLeipzig Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Featuring:
Kiyoko Kimura
Oksana Kulchytska
Sibylle Naundorf
Christoph Böhm
Giovanni Di Palma
Michael Goldhahn, reciter

Music:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:
Great Mass in C minor, K. 427
Adagio and Fugue in C minor, K. 546
Ave verum corpus, K. 618
György Kurtág: Játékok (excerpts)
Thomas Jahn: Orte und Zeiten – tempi e luoghi (excerpts)
Arvo Pärt: Credo
Gregorian Chants

Recorded live at the Leipzig Opera, Leipzig, June 2005
Picture Format: NTSC · 16:9 anamorphic
Sound
Read more Format: PCM Stereo · Dolby Digital 5.1 · DTS 5.1
Region Code: 0
Subtitles: English, German, French
Booklet Notes: English, German, French
Running Time: 130 mins

The full length Choreography takes its name from Mozart's famous unfinished Mass in C minor and adds other works by the same composer, such as the Adagio and Fugue in C minor and the motet Ave verum corpus as well as passages of Gregorian chant, and sequences from contemporary music by Gyorgy Kurtag, Thomas Jahn and Arvo Part.
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Works on This Recording

1. Mass in C minor, K 427 (417a) "Great" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Werner Güra (Tenor), Marie-Claude Chappuis (Soprano), Eunyee You (Soprano),
Friedemann Röhlig (Bass)
Conductor:  Balász Kocsár
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra,  Leipzig Opera Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782-1783; Vienna, Austria 

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