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Mariage / Hervieux, Gauvin, LeBlanc, Taylor, Belanger

Mendelssohn / Wagner / Handel / Vivaldi
Release Date: 06/26/2012 
Label:  Atma Classique   Catalog #: 3009   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnLouis VierneCésar FranckFranz Schubert,   ... 
Performer:  Philippe BélangerMarc HervieuxRégis RousseauStéphane Beaulac,   ... 
Conductor:  Bernard LabadieFrancis Colpron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Violons du RoyLes Boréades Montreal
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Mariage sampler offers two of the most celebrated wedding marches of the Romantic repertoire, one by Richard Wagner and the other by Felix Mendelssohn, played on the magnificent organ of the Oratoire Saint-Joseph in Montreal by Philippe Bélanger.

Listeners will also discover the dazzling voices of Marc Hervieux, Karina Gauvin, Suzie Leblanc, and Daniel Taylor singing classic airs which can enhance any wedding ceremony, or recall fond memories.
The Mariage sampler offers two of the most celebrated wedding marches of the Romantic repertoire, one by Richard Wagner and the other by Felix Mendelssohn, played on the magnificent organ of the Oratoire Saint-Joseph in Montreal by Philippe Bélanger.

Listeners will also discover the dazzling voices of Marc Hervieux, Karina Gauvin, Suzie Leblanc, and Daniel Taylor singing classic airs which can enhance any wedding ceremony, or recall fond memories.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Philippe Bélanger (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
2.
Pièces de fantaisie - Suite no 3, Op. 54: 6th movement, Carillon de Westminster by Louis Vierne
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1927; France 
3.
Panis angelicus by César Franck
Performer:  Marc Hervieux (Tenor), Régis Rousseau (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
4.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Marc Hervieux (Tenor), Régis Rousseau (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Suite in D major: Prince of Denmark's March "Trumpet Voluntary" by Jeremiah Clarke
Performer:  Stéphane Beaulac (Trumpet), Vincent Boucher (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1700; England 
6.
Gloria in D major, RV 589: Domine Deus by Antonio Vivaldi
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
7.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Bernard Labadie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Violons du Roy
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
8.
Gloria: Et in Terra by George Frideric Handel
9.
King Arthur, or The British Worthy, Z 628: Trumpet Tune by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Francis Colpron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Boréades Montreal
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1691; England 
10.
Giulio Cesare, HWV 17: Excerpt(s) by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; London, England 
11.
L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato, HWV 55: Sweet bird, that shun'st the noise of folly by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1740; London, England 
12.
Lohengrin: Treulich geführt "Bridal Chorus" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Philippe Bélanger (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 

Sound Samples

A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61 (arr. for organ): A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March (arr. for organ)
Pieces de fantaisie, Op. 54 (Suite No. 3): Pieces de fantaisie, Op. 54: No. 6. Carillon de Westminster
Panis angelicus
Ellens Gesang III (Ave Maria!), Op. 52, No. 6, D. 839, "Hymne an die Jungfrau": Ellen's Gesang III (Ave Maria!), Op. 56, No. 6, D. 839, "Hymne an die Jungfrau"
Suite in D major (arr. for trumpet and organ): Suite in D major: IV. The Prince of Denmark's March, "Trumpet Voluntary"
Gloria in D major, RV 589: Domine Deus, Rex caelestis
Canon and Gigue in D major: Canon
Missa Sapientiae: Gloria (formerly attr. to Handel, HWV 245): Missa Sapientiae: Gloria (formerly attrib. to Handel, HWV 245: Et in terra)
The Indian Queen, Z. 630: Trumpet Tune
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17: Act III: Caro! Bella! Piu amabile belta
L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato, HWV 55: L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il moderato, HWV 55: Air: Sweet bird, that shun'st the noise of folly
Lohengrin (arr. for organ): Lohengrin, Act III: Wedding March (arr. for organ)

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