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Jessye Norman At Notre Dame - A Christmas Concert / Foster


Release Date: 10/01/1997 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 432731   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Bruce Stuart SaylorJohann Sebastian BachCharles GounodJohannes Brahms,   ... 
Performer:  Jessye Norman
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera OrchestraMaîtrise de Radio FranceIle de France Regional Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

Special Order: This CD requires additional production time and ships within 2-3 weeks.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Jubilate Fanfare and Fantasy by Bruce Stuart Saylor
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra,  Maîtrise de Radio France,  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
2.
Magnificat in D major, BWV 243: Ex exultavit by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra,  Maîtrise de Radio France,  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1728-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
3.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra,  Maîtrise de Radio France,  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
Notes: Arranged: Bruce Saylor
This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
4.
Songs (2) for Alto, Viola and Piano, Op. 91: no 2, Geistliches Wiegenlied by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra,  Maîtrise de Radio France,  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1864-84; Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
Notes: Arranged: Bruce Saylor 
5.
Die Allmacht, D 852 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra,  Maîtrise de Radio France,  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
Notes: Arranged: Franz Liszt 
6.
Behold the Star by Traditional
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra,  Maîtrise de Radio France,  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
Notes: Arranged: Bruce Saylor 
7.
Star of Wonder by Bruce Stuart Saylor
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra,  Maîtrise de Radio France,  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
8.
Rockin' for the World by Traditional
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
Notes: Arranged: Bruce Saylor 
9.
Poor Little Jesus by Traditional
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
Notes: Arranged: Bruce Saylor 
10.
Go tell it on the mountain by Traditional
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
Notes: Arranged: Bruce Saylor 
11.
Repentir "O Divine Redeemer" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra,  Maîtrise de Radio France,  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
12.
Agnus Dei by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra,  Maîtrise de Radio France,  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 
Notes: This work was arranged by Ernest Guiraud from the Intermezzo of Bizet's
'L'arlésienne.' 
13.
Messe solennelle de Sainte Cécile: Sanctus by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lawrence Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra,  Maîtrise de Radio France,  Ile de France Regional Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1990 
Venue:  Live  Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France 

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