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Choral Classics - Orff, Haydn, Etc / Marriner, Muti, London Philharmonic Choir, Asmf, Et Al


Release Date: 03/07/2005 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 5866542   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Carl OrffHector BerliozCharles WoodWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Performer:  John Shirley-QuirkHeather HarperRobert TearSir George Thalben-Ball,   ... 
Conductor:  André PrevinAndré CluytensSir David WillcocksRiccardo Muti,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony ChorusParis Opéra Comique Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Carmina burana: no 5, Ecce gratum by Carl Orff
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
2. L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25: L'adieu des bergers by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  André Cluytens
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris Opéra Comique Orchestra,  René Duclos Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850-1854; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
3. Hail, gladdening light by Charles Wood
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
4. Ave verum corpus in D major, K 618 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra,  Stockholm Chamber Choir,  Swedish Radio Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
5. The Creation, H 21 no 2: The heavens are telling by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  John Shirley-Quirk (Bass), Heather Harper (Soprano), Robert Tear (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields,  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
6. The Lord's my shepherd by J. Seymour Irvine
Performer:  Sir George Thalben-Ball (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Temple Church Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1860; Scotland 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Sir John Pritchard. 
7. Elijah, Op. 70: And then shall your light break forth by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra,  New Philharmonia Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
8. Requiem, Op. 48: Sanctus by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra,  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1890; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
9. Faire is the Heaven by William Henry Harris
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
10. Requiem in D minor, K 626: Lacrymosa by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Franz Welser-Möst
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Choir,  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
11. Gloria in D major, RV 589: Gloria in excelsis Deo by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus,  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
12. Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Maurice Handford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hallé Orchestra,  Hallé Orchestra Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 8 Secs. 
13. Mass in E flat major, Op. 80: Sanctus by Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Conductor:  Gerhard Wilhelm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Werner Keltsch Instrumental Ensemble,  Stuttgart Hymnus Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1804; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Length: 1 Minutes 32 Secs. 
14. Ave Maria by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Pitz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
15. Panis angelicus by César Franck
Conductor:  Maurice Handford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hallé Orchestra,  Hallé Orchestra Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
16. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Ambrosian Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
17. A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28: There is no rose by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Osian Ellis (Harp)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
18. Coronation Anthems (4): no 1, HWV 258 "Zadok the priest" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 7 Secs. 

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