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The Westminster Choir - O Magnum Mysterium


Release Date: 11/09/1992 
Label:  Chesky Records   Catalog #: 83   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Lukas FossMaurice DurufléFrancis PoulencCharles Hubert Parry,   ... 
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Selections recorded July 30 - August 1, 1992. Selections recorded July 30 - August 1, 1992. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Behold, I build an house by Lukas Foss
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; Rome, Italy 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 9 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
2.
Requiem, Op. 9: Kyrie by Maurice Duruflé
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; Paris, France 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
3.
Motets (4) pour le temps de Noël: no 1, O magnum mysterium by Francis Poulenc
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951-1952; France 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
4.
I was glad by Charles Hubert Parry
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; England 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
5.
O magnum mysterium by Tomás Luis de Victoria
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1572; Spain 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
6.
O magnum mysterium: O magnum mysterium for Chorus by Peter Maxwell Davies
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; England 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 1 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
7.
O sacrum convivium! by Olivier Messiaen
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; France 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
8.
Ave verum corpus in D major, K 618 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Austria 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
9.
Quattro pezzi sacri: Ave Maria by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889-1897; Italy 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 5 Minutes 51 Secs. 
10.
Ave Maria for 7 a cappella Voices in F major, WAB 6 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Linz, Austria 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
11.
Ave Maria by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
12.
Geistliches Lied, Op. 30 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: German 
13.
The Lord bless you and keep you by Peter Christian Lutkin
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Germany 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: English 
14.
Gradualia, Volume 1: Part 2 - Ave verum corpus by William Byrd
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1605; England 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
15.
Festival Te Deum in E major, Op. 32 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; England 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 6 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
16.
And I saw a new heaven by Edgar Bainton
Performer:  Nancianne Parrella (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Flummerfelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Venue:  St Mary's Cathedral, New York 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 

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