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Janacek: Glagolitic Mass, Taras Bulba / Janowski, Berlin Radio Symphony

Janacek / Janowski / Radio Sym Orch Berlin
Release Date: 03/26/2013 
Label:  Pentatone   Catalog #: 5186388  
Composer:  Leos Janácek
Performer:  Aga MikolajIris VermillionStuart NeillArutiun Kotchinian
Conductor:  Marek Janowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony OrchestraBerlin Radio Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This album offers two of the best known and most loved works by Leos Janacek. The Glagolitic Mass was thus described by a musicologist: "It has absolutely everything, it’s engrossing and enthralling and captivating and startling and soothing and primitive and pristine and incredibly spiritual". This album offers two of the best known and most loved works by Leos Janacek. The Glagolitic Mass was thus described by a musicologist: "It has absolutely everything, it’s engrossing and enthralling and captivating and startling and soothing and primitive and pristine and incredibly spiritual". Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Glagolitic Mass by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Aga Mikolaj (Soprano), Iris Vermillion (Mezzo Soprano), Stuart Neill (Tenor),
Arutiun Kotchinian (Bass)
Conductor:  Marek Janowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Brno, Czech Republic 
2. Taras Bulba by Leos Janácek
Conductor:  Marek Janowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915-1918; Brno, Czech Republic 

Sound Samples

Msa glagolskaja (Glagolitic Mass), JW III/9 (original version): Intrada
Msa glagolskaja (Glagolitic Mass), JW III/9 (original version): Uvod (Introduction)
Msa glagolskaja (Glagolitic Mass), JW III/9 (original version): Gospodi pomiluj (Kyrie) (Soprano, Chorus)
Msa glagolskaja (Glagolitic Mass), JW III/9 (original version): Slava (Gloria) (Soprano, Tenor, Chorus)
Msa glagolskaja (Glagolitic Mass), JW III/9 (original version): Veruju (Credo) (Tenor, Bass, Chorus)
Msa glagolskaja (Glagolitic Mass), JW III/9 (original version): Svet (Sanctus) (Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass, Chorus)
Msa glagolskaja (Glagolitic Mass), JW III/9 (original version): Agnece Bozij (Agnus Dei) (Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass, Chorus)
Msa glagolskaja (Glagolitic Mass), JW III/9 (original version): Varhany solo (Postludium)
Msa glagolskaja (Glagolitic Mass), JW III/9 (original version): Intrada da capo
Taras Bulba, JW VI/15: I. Smrt Andrijova (Death of Andrij)
Taras Bulba, JW VI/15: II. Smrt Ostapova (The Death of Ostap)
Taras Bulba, JW VI/15: III. Proroctvi a smrt Tarase Bulby (The Prophecy and Death of Taras Bulba)

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