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Brahms: Motets, Etc / Morley, Jones, St. Bride's Choir


Release Date: 06/01/1999 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8553877   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Matthew Morley
Conductor:  Robert Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Brides Church Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"The recording is well focused. The youthful-sounding St. Bride’s choir brings a sparky asperity, sprightliness and dramatic punch." -- Roderic Dunnett, BBC Music Magazine "The recording is well focused. The youthful-sounding St. Bride’s choir brings a sparky asperity, sprightliness and dramatic punch." -- Roderic Dunnett, BBC Music Magazine Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Ave Maria, Op. 12 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Matthew Morley (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Brides Church Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  St. Silas Church, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
2.
Motets (2), Op. 74 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Robert Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Brides Church Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1877; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  St. Silas Church, London, England 
Length: 14 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: German 
3.
Motets (2), Op. 29 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Robert Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Brides Church Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1860; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  St. Silas Church, London, England 
Length: 11 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: German 
4.
Psalm 13, Op. 27 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Matthew Morley (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Brides Church Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  St. Silas Church, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: German 
5.
Motets (3), Op. 110 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Robert Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Brides Church Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  St. Silas Church, London, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: German 
6.
Geistliches Lied, Op. 30 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Matthew Morley (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Brides Church Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  St. Silas Church, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: German 
7.
Fest und Gedenksprüche, Op. 109 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Robert Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Brides Church Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1889; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1996 
Venue:  St. Silas Church, London, England 
Length: 9 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: German 

Sound Samples

Fest- und Gedenkspruche (Festive and Memorial Verses), Op. 109: I. Unsere Vater hofften auf dich
Fest- und Gedenkspruche (Festive and Memorial Verses), Op. 109: II. Wenn ein starker Gewappneter
Fest- und Gedenkspruche (Festive and Memorial Verses), Op. 109: III. Wo ist ein so herrlich Volk
Ave Maria, Op. 12
2 Motets, Op. 74: I. Warum ist das Licht gegeben
2 Motets, Op. 74: II. O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf
2 Motets, Op. 29: I. Es ist das Heil uns kommen her
2 Motets, Op. 29: II. Schaffe in mir, Gott, ein rein Herz
Der 13. Psalm, Op. 27: Der 13. Psalm. Op. 27
3 Motets, Op. 110: I. Ich aber bin elend
3 Motets, Op. 110: II. Ach, arme Welt
3 Motets, Op. 110: III. Wenn wir in hochsten Noten sein
Geistliches Lied, Op. 30

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