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Glory! Music Of Rejoicing / Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Release Date: 12/27/2011 
Label:  Mormon Tabernacle   Catalog #: 5063064  
Composer:  Mack WilbergTraditionalJohn RutterLeonard Bernstein,   ... 
Performer:  Stanford Olsen
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle ChoirOrchestra at Temple Square
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

From the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra on Temple Square comes Glory! Music of Rejoicing, a sensational new album overflowing with the majestic and grandiose sound the Choir is famous for. Glory! features music from masterworks, sacred anthems, a folk hymn, a song from the Broadway stage, and selections from some of the most eminent film composers of our day. Included are jubilant renditions of “Ode to Joy” from Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, Ennio Morricone’s “Nella fantasia” from The Mission, and the frequently requested anthem, “The Holy City.” Infused with the powerful sound of the Choir, plus 110 instrumentalists, these songs will bring you to your feet! From the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra on Temple Square comes Glory! Music of Rejoicing, a sensational new album overflowing with the majestic and grandiose sound the Choir is famous for. Glory! features music from masterworks, sacred anthems, a folk hymn, a song from the Broadway stage, and selections from some of the most eminent film composers of our day. Included are jubilant renditions of “Ode to Joy” from Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, Ennio Morricone’s “Nella fantasia” from The Mission, and the frequently requested anthem, “The Holy City.” Infused with the powerful sound of the Choir, plus 110 instrumentalists, these songs will bring you to your feet! Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Hymn of Praise by Mack Wilberg
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
2. Pilgrim Song by Traditional
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Notes: Arrangement: Ryan Murphy  
3. Look to the day by John Rutter
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
4. Dances to Life: Wonder by Mack Wilberg
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
5. Peter Pan: My house by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; USA 
Notes: Arrangement: Mack Wilberg  
6. Empire of the Sun: Exultate Justi by John Williams
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; USA 
7. Glory, Op. 21 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879–1890 
8. Psalms (2), H 117: no 2, Psalm 148 by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; England 
9. Petite Messe solennelle: Cum sancto spiritu by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; Italy 
10. Messe solennelle de Sainte Cécile: Benedictus by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855; France 
11. The Holy City by Stephen Adams
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1892; England 
Notes: Arrangement: Mack Wilberg 
12. The Mission: Nella fantasia (In my dreams) by Ennio Morricone
Performer:  Stanford Olsen (Tenor)
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Notes: Arrangement: Mack Wilberg 
13. Henry V: Non nobis domine by Patrick Doyle
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989; Scotland 
Notes: Arrangement: Sam Cardon  
14. Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 4th movement, Finale - Ode to Joy by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 

Featured Sound Samples

Psalm 148 (Holst)
Henry V (Doyle): Non nobis domine

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