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Dubois: The Seven Last Words of Christ; Mendelssohn: Hear My Prayer


Release Date: 03/27/2001 
Label:  Gothic Records   Catalog #: 49124   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnThéodore Dubois
Performer:  Teresa Maria GomezFrederick Lewis SwannEdward PleasantKim Childs
Conductor:  Gordon McMillan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  TX First United Methodist Church Choir of Lubbock
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 59 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A timeless, Romantic setting of the agony of Christ's Passion, this CD is consistently a Gothic Catalog best seller. Sung in English, and beautifully accompanied on organ by Frederick Swann. Also included are Mendelssohn's classic "Hear My Prayer" and Dubois' Grand Chorus for organ. - Gothic Records A timeless, Romantic setting of the agony of Christ's Passion, this CD is consistently a Gothic Catalog best seller. Sung in English, and beautifully accompanied on organ by Frederick Swann. Also included are Mendelssohn's classic "Hear My Prayer" and Dubois' Grand Chorus for organ. - Gothic Records Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Hear my prayer by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Teresa Maria Gomez (Soprano), Frederick Lewis Swann (Organ)
Conductor:  Gordon McMillan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  TX First United Methodist Church Choir of Lubbock
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Length: 11 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. Les sept paroles du Christ by Théodore Dubois
Performer:  Edward Pleasant (Baritone), Kim Childs (Tenor), Teresa Maria Gomez (Soprano),
Frederick Lewis Swann (Organ)
Conductor:  Gordon McMillan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  TX First United Methodist Church Choir of Lubbock
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; France 
Length: 43 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Pieces (12) for Organ: no 12, Grand Choeur in B flat major by Théodore Dubois
Performer:  Frederick Lewis Swann (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Hear my prayer
Grand Choeur in B flat major
Les 7 paroles du Christ (The 7 Last Words of Christ): Introduction
Les 7 paroles du Christ (The 7 Last Words of Christ): First Word
Les 7 paroles du Christ (The 7 Last Words of Christ): Second Word
Les 7 paroles du Christ (The 7 Last Words of Christ): Third Word
Les 7 paroles du Christ (The 7 Last Words of Christ): Fourth Word
Les 7 paroles du Christ (The 7 Last Words of Christ): Fifth Word
Les 7 paroles du Christ (The 7 Last Words of Christ): Sixth Word
Les 7 paroles du Christ (The 7 Last Words of Christ): Seventh Word

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