Essential Choral Classics

Essential Choral Classics

     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
06/13/2006
Label:
Decca
UPC:
0028947574866
catalogNumber:
000691802
Rank:
169694

Tracks

  1. Carmina Burana, scenic cantata for soloists, choruses & orchestra: O Fortuna
  2. Zadok the Priest, coronation anthem No. 1 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258
  3. Miserere mei Deus (Psalm 51), motet for chorus: Excerpt
  4. Hear My Prayer ("O for the wings of a dove"), hymn for soprano, chorus & organ or orchestra in G major: O for the wings of a dove
  5. Elijah (Elias), oratorio, Op. 70: Thanks be to God!
  6. Panis angelicus for tenor, organ, harp, cello & bass
  7. Petite messe solennelle, for soloists, 2 pianos, harmonium & choir: Kyrie
  8. Spem in Alium (also set as "Sing and glorify"), motet for 40 voices, P. 299
  9. Simple Gifts
  10. Shenandoah, folk song
  11. Deep River
  12. Song for Athene, for chorus
  13. The Dream of Gerontius, oratorio for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 38: Softly and gently
  14. Symphony No. 9 in D minor ("Choral"), Op. 125: O Freunde, nicht diese Töne!
  15. Gloria, for 3 solo voices, chorus, trumpet, oboe, violin (ad lib), 2 violas, 2 cellos, strings & continuo in D major, RV 589: Gloria in excelsis
  16. Gloria, for 3 solo voices, chorus, trumpet, oboe, violin (ad lib), 2 violas, 2 cellos, strings & continuo in D major, RV 589: Et in terra pax
  17. Mass in B minor, for 5 voices, 6-part chorus, violin, orchestra & continuo, BWV 232 (BC E1): Sanctus
  18. Mass in B minor, for 5 voices, 6-part chorus, violin, orchestra & continuo, BWV 232 (BC E1): Osanna in excelsis
  19. St. Matthew Passion (Matthäuspassion), BWV 244 (BC D3b): Wir setzen uns mit Tränen nieder
  20. Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147 (BC A174): Jesu, joy of man's desiring
  21. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: For unto us a Child is born
  22. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Hallelujah
  23. Die Schöpfung (The Creation), oratorio, H. 21/2: Die Himmel erzählen die Ehre Gottes
  24. Mass for soloists, chorus, organ & orchestra in D minor ("Lord Nelson"), H. 22/11: Kyrie
  25. Ave verum Corpus, motet for chorus, strings & organ, K. 618
  26. Vesperae solennes de confessore for soloists, chorus & orchestra, K. 339: Laudate Dominum
  27. Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626: Lacrimosa
  28. Requiem, for 2 solo voices, chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 48: Sanctus
  29. Requiem, for 2 solo voices, chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 48: In paradisum
  30. Ein deutsches Requiem (German Requiem), for soprano, baritone, chorus & orchestra, Op. 45: Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen
  31. Requiem Mass, for soloists, chorus & orchestra (Manzoni Requiem): Dies irae. Tuba mirum
  32. Symphony No. 8 in E flat major ("Symphony of a Thousand"): Alles Vergängliche (conclusion)

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