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Faure: Requiem & Other Sacred Music / Hill, Yale Schola Cantorum


Release Date: 10/27/2017 
Label:  Hyperion   Catalog #: 68209  
Composer:  Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Edmund MillyRobert BenneshSarah YanovitchNola Richardson,   ... 
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Yale Schola Cantorum
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Not least among David Hill’s current roles is that of principal conductor of Yale Schola Cantorum, one of America’s foremost chamber choirs. Here, they together contribute a recording of the Fauré Requiem close in spirit to the composer’s intimate, liturgical original. Not least among David Hill’s current roles is that of principal conductor of Yale Schola Cantorum, one of America’s foremost chamber choirs. Here, they together contribute a recording of the Fauré Requiem close in spirit to the composer’s intimate, liturgical original. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Requiem, Op. 48 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Edmund Milly (Bass Baritone), Robert Bennesh (Organ), Sarah Yanovitch (Soprano)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Yale Schola Cantorum
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887-1890; France 
2.
Messe basse by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Robert Bennesh (Organ), Nola Richardson (Soprano)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Yale Schola Cantorum
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882/1906; France 
3.
Maria Mater gratiae, Op. 47 no 2 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Robert Bennesh (Organ)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Yale Schola Cantorum
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; France 
4.
Ave Maria in A flat major, Op. 67 no 2 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Robert Bennesh (Organ), Nola Richardson (Soprano)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Yale Schola Cantorum
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; France 
5.
Ave Verum, Op. 65 no 1 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Robert Bennesh (Organ)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Yale Schola Cantorum
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
6.
Pičces brčves (8) for Piano, Op. 84: no 3, Petit fugue in A minor by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Robert Bennesh (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; France 
7.
Ave Maria by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Robert Bennesh (Organ)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Yale Schola Cantorum
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1877; France 
8.
Tantum Ergo in E major, Op. 65 no 2 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Sarah Yanovitch (Soprano), Robert Bennesh (Organ), Nola Richardson (Soprano),
Mindy Ella Chu (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Yale Schola Cantorum
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
9.
Pičces brčves (8) for Piano, Op. 84: no 6, Fugue in E minor by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Robert Bennesh (Organ)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Yale Schola Cantorum
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; France 
10.
Tantum Ergo in A major, Op. 55 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Gene Stenger (Tenor), Robert Bennesh (Organ), Grace Cloutier (Harp)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Yale Schola Cantorum
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1890; France 
11.
Cantique de Jean Racine, Op. 11 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Robert Bennesh (Organ)
Conductor:  David Hill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Yale Schola Cantorum
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; France 

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