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Jenkins: Motets / Layton, Polyphony

Polyphony / Layton
Release Date: 06/10/2014 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 002064802  
Composer:  Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Motets is an intimate a cappella album that features stunning new choral adaptations of Jenkins's previous hit compositions, including "Agnus Dei" and the hauntingly beautiful "Benedictus." This also marks the year of Jenkins 70th birthday and fifty years of his career in music. Motets is an intimate a cappella album that features stunning new choral adaptations of Jenkins's previous hit compositions, including "Agnus Dei" and the hauntingly beautiful "Benedictus." This also marks the year of Jenkins 70th birthday and fifty years of his career in music. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. The Peacemakers: Dona nobis pacem by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
Period: Contemporary 
2. Stabat Mater: And the mother did weep by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
Period: 20th Century 
3. Requiem: Pie Jesu by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2004 
4. Gloria: no 4, The Song "I'll Make Music" by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
5. Exsultate, Jubilate, for soprano & string quartet by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1995 
6. A Mass for Peace "The Armed Man": Benedictus by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999; England 
7. A Mass for Peace "The Armed Man": Agnus Dei by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999; England 
8. Stabat Mater: Ave verum corpus by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
9. The Peacemakers: Peace, Peace! by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
10. The Peacemakers: Healing Light by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
11. Locus iste by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
12. Requiem: In paradisum by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
13. A Mass for Peace "The Armed Man": God Shall Wipe Away All Tears by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999; England 
14. Stella natalis: Lullay by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
Period: Contemporary 
15. A Cantata For St. Luke "The Healer": The Shepherd by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
16. A Cantata For St. Luke "The Healer": Nunc dimittis by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
17. Songs of Sanctuary "Adiemus": Cantate Domino by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
18. Songs of Sanctuary "Adiemus": Ave Maria by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
19. Gloria: no 2, The Prayer "Laudamus te" by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Stephen Layton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony

Customer Reviews

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 Jenkins and Polyphony - Exquisite collaboration July 18, 2014 By Janice S. (Everett, WA) See All My Reviews "I've had a major crush on Karl Jenkins' music for years, and hearing Polyphony's vocals on these specific compositions is a recipe that has created a dish of music that I can eat over and over again. Yum!" Report Abuse
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