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Hallelujah! - Great Choral Classics / Mormon Tabernacle Choir


Release Date: 10/11/1994 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 443381   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelWolfgang Amadeus MozartFelix MendelssohnGiacomo Puccini,   ... 
Performer:  Robert CundickJohn Longhurst
Conductor:  Joseph SilversteinJulius RudelJerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle ChoirUtah Symphony OrchestraOrchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 52 Mins. 

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America's most famous choir sings a collection of some of the world's most famous choruses. America's most famous choir sings a collection of some of the world's most famous choruses. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1991 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: English 
2.
Ave verum corpus in D major, K 618 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1991 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
3.
Elijah, Op. 70: Thanks be to God by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1991 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: English 
4.
Madama Butterfly: Humming Chorus by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1991 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
Coronation Anthems (4): no 1, HWV 258 "Zadok the priest" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Joseph Silverstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1991 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: English 
6.
Psalm 150, M 69 by César Franck
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; France 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Length: 5 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
7.
Nabucco: Va, pensiero by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Christus am Ölberge, Op. 85: Hallelujah by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1803-1804; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
9.
Come, come, ye saints by J. T. White
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844-1846; USA 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Length: 6 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Leroy Robertson 
10.
Deep river by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Cundick (Keyboard), John Longhurst (Keyboard)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1990 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Norman Luboff 
11.
Battle Hymn of the Republic by Traditional
Performer:  John Longhurst (Keyboard), Robert Cundick (Keyboard)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra
Date of Recording: 1990 
Length: 5 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: John Rutter 
12.
Simple gifts by Joseph Brackett
Performer:  John Longhurst (Keyboard), Robert Cundick (Keyboard)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1990 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: A. Laurence Lyon 

Sound Samples

Messiah - Part 2: Chorus: "Hallelujah"
Ave verum corpus, K.618
Elijah, Op.70 - sung in English - Part 1: "Thanks be to God!"
Madama Butterfly - original version - Act 2: Humming Chorus
Zadok the Priest (Coronation Anthem No.1)
Psalm 150
Nabucco / Act 3: Chorus: "Va, pensiero, sull'ali dorate"
Christus am Oelberge (Christ on the Mount of Olives): 1. Hallelujah
Come, come ye saints
Simple Gifts
Deep River
The Battle Hymn of the Republic

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