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Sagenhaft! / Singer Pur


Release Date: 03/17/2017 
Label:  Oehms   Catalog #: 1853  
Composer:  John CageJoseph Renner Jr.TraditionalWolf Kerschek,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The vocal ensemble Singer Pur will celebrate its 25th performing jubilee in 2017. The first public performance of the ensemble on March 8, 1992 at a benefit concert at the Cologne Philharmonie laid the cornerstone for an international career. So far, the sextet has sung in over 50 countries and is considered one of Europe's leading a-cappella formations. Its high ranking is reflected by numerous honors, including the Bavarian State Prize for mUsic, the Caeciliaprijs and three Echo Klassik prizes. At the jubilee concert on March 8, 2017 at the Prince Regents' Theatre in Munich, the ensemble will present a programme showing the entire spectrum of its activities - ranging from works performed during the ensemble's early years to a world Read more premiere. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Living Room Music: Story by John Cage
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: Modern 
Written: 1940 
2.
Balladen (2) for Male Chorus, Op. 66: No. 1, Jung Diethelm by Joseph Renner Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909; Germany 
3.
The Streets of Laredo by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1860; USA 
4.
Max und Moritz by Wolf Kerschek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Germany 
5.
The Wild Swans at Coole by Ivan Moody
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
6.
Der Käfer und die Blume by Wenzel Heinrich Veit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Austria 
7.
Nonsense Madrigals: no 2, Cuckoo in the pear-tree by György Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988 
8.
Kung liljekonvalje by David Wikander
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Finland 
9.
Queste non son piů lagrime by Giaches de Wert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Italy 
10.
Songs (6) for Men's Chorus, Op. 37: No. 4, Der König in Thule by Wenzel Heinrich Veit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
11.
Kullervo's Message by Veljo Tormis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1994; Estonia 
12.
She moved through the fair by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Written: Ireland 
13.
Es sang vor langen Jahren by Raitis Grigalis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Switzerland 
14.
Shenandoah by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Written: USA 
15.
Bad, Bad Leroy Brown by Jim Croce
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: 20th Century 
Written: United States 
16.
Hänsel und Gretel by Wolf Kerschek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Singer Pur
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Germany 

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