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The Singing Apes - Sandstrom, Britten, Holst, Weill, Et Al


Release Date: 11/19/1996 
Label:  Bis   Catalog #: 733   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jan SandströmBenjamin BrittenGustav HolstRalph Vaughan Williams,   ... 
Performer:  Henrik SundqvistFolke AlinOlle PerssonAnders Wikström,   ... 
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei DrängarUppsala Chamber Soloists
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by Peter Cornelius, Hugo Distler, Robert Schumann, Franz Schubert, Arnold Schoenberg, various composers. Ensembles: Orphei Dränger, Uppsala Chamber Soloists. Conductor: Robert Sund. Includes work(s) by Peter Cornelius, Hugo Distler, Robert Schumann, Franz Schubert, Arnold Schoenberg, various composers. Ensembles: Orphei Dränger, Uppsala Chamber Soloists. Conductor: Robert Sund. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
The Singing Apes of Khao Yai by Jan Sandström
Performer:  Henrik Sundqvist (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991; Sweden 
2.
Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Folke Alin (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; England 
Language: English 
3.
Choral Folk Songs (6), Op. 36b/H 136: no 4, The Song of the Blacksmith by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; England 
Language: English 
4.
The Turtle Dove by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Olle Persson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1924; England 
Language: English 
5.
A Stopwatch and an Ordnance Map, Op. 15 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Anders Wikström (Timpani)
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Language: English 
6.
Per un morto by Ildebrando Pizzetti
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
7.
Das Berliner Requiem by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Anders Bergstrom (Baritone), Folke Alin (Organ), Stefan Dahlberg (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Uppsala Chamber Soloists,  Orphei Drängar
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Berlin, Germany 
Language: German 
8.
Pieces (6) for Mens Chorus, Op. 35: no 6, Verbundenheit by Arnold Schoenberg
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1930; Berlin, Germany 
Language: German 
9.
Mörike-Chorliederbuch, Op. 19: Part 3- Der Tambour by Hugo Distler
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1939; Germany 
10.
Ritornelle (8) in canonische Weisen, Op. 65: no 1, Die Rose stand im Tau by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: Romantic 
11.
Schwanengesang, D 957: no 4, Ständchen by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
12.
Wir zogen in das Feld by Johann Nepomuk David
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Austria 
13.
Männerchöre (3), Op. 12: no 1, Der alte Soldat by Peter Cornelius
Conductor:  Robert Sund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orphei Drängar
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Munich, Germany 

Sound Samples

The Singing Apes of Khao Yay: The Singing Apes of Khao Yai
The Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard
6 Choral Folk Songs, Op. 36b: Hampshire Folk-song: The Song of the Blacksmith
The Turtle Dove
A Stopwatch and an Ordnance Map, Op. 15
2 Canzoni corali: Per un morto (For a Dead Man)
Wir zogen in das Feld (We Went into the Field)
3 Mannerchore, Op. 12: Der alte Soldat (The Old Soldier)
Der Tambour (The Drummer)
Ritornelle in canonischen Weisen, Op. 65: Die Rose stand im Tau (The Rose stand in the Dew), Op. 65, No. 1
Standchen (Serenade), Op. 135, D. 920: a
6 Pieces, Op. 35: Verbundenheit (Solidarity), Op. 35 No. 6
Das Berliner Requiem: I. Grosser Dankchoral (Great Thanksgiving Chorale)
Das Berliner Requiem: II. Ballade
Das Berliner Requiem: III. Marterl: ''Hier ruht die Jungfrau'' ( Marterl: "Here Lies the Virgin'')
Das Berliner Requiem: IV. Wir kamen von den Gebirgen (We Came from the Mountains)
Das Berliner Requiem: V. Alles, was ich euch sagte (Everything I told you)
Das Berliner Requiem: VI. Grosser Dankchoral (Great Thanksgiving Chorale)

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