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Great Secular Choral Works


Release Date: 09/02/2008 
Label:  Virgin Classics   Catalog #: 22112   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Carl OrffClaudio MonteverdiLudwig van BeethovenFranz Schubert,   ... 
Conductor:  David HillAnthony RooleyAndré CluytensWolfgang Sawallisch,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony ChorusBournemouth Symphony OrchestraConsort of Musicke,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Carmina burana: no 1, O fortuna by Carl Orff
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Chorus,  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
2.
Madrigals, Book 8: Hor ch'el ciel e la terra by Claudio Monteverdi
Conductor:  Anthony Rooley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1638; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
3.
Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 4th movement, Finale by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  André Cluytens
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 52 Secs. 
4.
Gesang der Geister über den Wassern, D 714b/Op. 167 by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Bavariae
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1821 
Length: 10 Minutes 59 Secs. 
5.
Gesänge (4), Op. 59: no 2, Am Bodensee by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Laurence Equilbey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accentus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
6.
Songs (3), Op. 42: no 1, Abendständchen by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Laurence Equilbey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accentus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
7.
Songs (3), Op. 42: no 2, Vineta by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Laurence Equilbey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accentus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1860; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
8.
Songs (3), Op. 42: no 3, Darthulas Grabesgesang by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Laurence Equilbey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accentus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
9.
Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dance no 2 by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Mariinsky Theater Chorus,  French National Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
10.
Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dance no 4 by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Mariinsky Theater Chorus,  French National Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
11.
Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dance no 5 by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Mariinsky Theater Chorus,  French National Radio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
12.
Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 7, In the hall of the mountain king by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estonian National Male Choir,  Ellerhein Girls' Choir,  Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
13.
Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre de Paris,  Edinburgh Festival Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 22 Secs. 
14.
Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra: no 3, Sirènes by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Michel Plasson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulouse Mid-Pyrénées Region Chorus Women Voices,  Toulouse Capitole Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1897-1899; France 
Length: 9 Minutes 50 Secs. 
15.
Sonata for Piano no 11 in A major, K 331 (300i): 3rd movement, Rondo alla turca by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Carmina Burana: O Fortuna
Carmina Burana: O Fortuna
Madrigals, Book 8 (Madrigali guerrieri et amorosi...libro ottavo), Madrigali guerrieri, Hor che'l ciel: 'Hor ch'el ciel e la terra, e'l vento tace'
Madrigals, Book 8 (Madrigali guerrieri et amorosi...libro ottavo), Madrigali guerrieri, Hor che'l ciel: 'Hor ch'el ciel e la terra, e'l vento tace'
Symphony No.9 "Choral" : Ode to joy
Symphony No.9 "Choral" : Ode To Joy
Gesang der Geister über den Wassern, D. 714: Schubert: Gesang der Geister über den Wassern, D. 714
Gesang der Geister über den Wassern D714 (1995 Digital Remaster)
Romanzen und Balladen für gemischten Chor: Am Bodensee, Op.59 No.2
Romanzen und Balladen für gemischten Chor: Am Bodensee, Op.59 No.2
Drei Lieder Op. 42: I. Abendständchen: Hör, es klagt die Flöte wieder (Brentano)
Drei Lieder Op. 42: I. Abendständchen: Hör, es klagt die Flöte wieder (Brentano)
Drei Lieder Op. 42: II. Vineta: Aus des Meeres tiefem, tiefem Grunde (Müller)
Drei Lieder Op. 42: II. Vineta: Aus des Meeres tiefem, tiefem Grunde (Müller)
Drei Lieder Op. 42: III. Darthulas Grabesesang: Mädchen von Kola, du schläfst! (Ossian, trans. Herder)
Drei Lieder Op. 42: III. Darthulas Grabesesang: Mädchen von Kola, du schläfst! (Ossian, trans. Herder)
Prince Igor, Polovtsian Dances: Dance II
Prince Igor, Polovtsian Dances: Dance II
Prince Igor, Polovtsian Dances: Dance IV
Prince Igor, Polovtsian Dances: Dance IV
Prince Igor, Polovtsian Dances: Dance V
Prince Igor, Polovtsian Dances: Dance V
Peer Gynt (incidental music): No. 8 I Dovregubbens hall/In the Hall of the Mountain King (Choir)
Peer Gynt (incidental music): No. 8 I Dovregubbens hall/In the Hall of the Mountain King (Choir)
Pavane Op. 50 (1992 Digital Remaster)
Pavane, Op. 50: Fauré: Pavane, Op. 50
Nocturnes: Sirènes (with women's choir)
Nocturnes: Sirènes (with women's choir)
Rondo alla turca from Piano Sonata No. 11 in A K331
Rondo alla turca from Piano Sonata No. 11 in A K331

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