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Frederica Von Stade, Mormon Tabernacle Choir - Simple Gifts


Release Date: 09/24/2007 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 436284   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelWolfgang Amadeus MozartFelix MendelssohnChristoph W. Gluck,   ... 
Performer:  John LonghurstFrederica Von Stade
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle ChoirUtah Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  John Longhurst (Organ)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
2.
Vesperae solennes de confessore, K 339: Laudate Dominum by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1780; Salzburg, Austria 
Language: Latin 
3.
Elijah, Op. 70: Thanks be to God by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
Language: English 
4.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Che farò senza Euridice? by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Language: Italian 
5.
Madama Butterfly: Humming Chorus by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
6.
A Song of thanksgiving by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; England 
Language: English 
7.
Coronation Anthems (4): no 1, HWV 258 "Zadok the priest" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Language: English 
8.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Hazell 
9.
Chants d'Auvergne: Volume 1 - no 2, Baïlèro by Joseph Canteloube
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1930; France 
10.
Old American Songs, Set 1: Simple Gifts by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; USA 
Language: English 
11.
Old American Songs, Set 1: I bought me a cat by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; USA 
Language: English 
12.
Jenny Rebecca by Robert Browne Hall
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
13.
West Side Story: Somewhere by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Cullen 
14.
Ave verum corpus in D major, K 618 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Austria 

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