Essential Choral

Essential Choral

     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
01/22/2013
Label:
Warner Classics
UPC:
5099972344224
catalogNumber:
234422

Tracks

  1. Carmina Burana, scenic cantata for soloists, choruses & orchestra: O Fortuna  - Carl Orff  -  London Philharmonic Chorus  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  - Franz Welser-Möst
  2. Requiem Mass, for soloists, chorus & orchestra (Manzoni Requiem): Dies irae  - Giuseppe Verdi  - Carlo Maria Giulini  -  Philharmonia Chorus  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  3. Requiem for chorus & orchestra: Requiem aeternam  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  -  City of London Sinfonia  -  Rutter
  4. Adagio for strings (or string quartet; arr. from 2nd mvt. of String Quartet), Op. 11: Agnus Dei  - Samuel Barber  -  Winchester Cathedral Choir  - David Hill
  5. The Lamb, for chorus  - John Tavener  - Jeremy Backhouse  -  Vasari Singers  -  Tavener
  6. Chichester Psalms, for boy soloist, chorus & orchestra: 1. Maestoso ma energico - Allegro molto  - Leonard Bernstein  - Peter Barley  - John Bowley  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  - David Corkhill  - Rachel Masters  - Michael Pearce  - Daniel Sladden  - Peter Wynne
  7. Gloria, for soprano, chorus & orchestra, FP 177: Laudamus te  - Francis Poulenc  -  Orchestre National de France  - Georges Prêtre  - Chœur de France
  8. Requiem, for orchestra, organ & chorus; for organ & chorus; for small ensemble, organ & chorus, Op. 9 (3 versions): Agnus Dei  - Maurice Duruflé  - Peter Barley  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  -  English Chamber Orchestra
  9. L' Enfance du Christ, oratorio for soprano, 2 tenors, baritone, 3 basses, chorus & orchetsra ("trilogie sacrée") H. 130 (Op. 25): L'Adieu des bergers (Shepherds' Farewell)  - Hector Berlioz  -  René Duclos Choir  - André Cluytens  -  Orchestre des Concerts du Conservatoire
  10. Elijah (Elias), oratorio, Op. 70: And then shall your light break forth  - Felix Mendelssohn  - Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos  -  Philharmonia Chorus  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  11. String Quartet No. 6 in B flat major, Op. 18/6: Die Himmel rühmen  - Felix Mottl  -  Philharmonia Chorus  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra  - Wilhelm Pitz  -  Beethoven
  12. Die Schöpfung (The Creation), oratorio, H. 21/2: Awake the Harp  - Franz Joseph Haydn  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  13. Ave verum corpus, motet for chorus, strings & organ, K. 618  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  -  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra  - Riccardo Muti  -  Swedish Radio Choir  -  Stockholm Chamber Choir
  14. Passion Chorale, Moravian funeral chorale: O Sacred Head, Now Wounded  - David Willcocks  - Johann Sebastian Bach  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  -  Hassler
  15. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born  - George Frideric Handel  -  Ambrosian Singers  -  English Chamber Orchestra  - Charles Mackerras
  16. Funeral Sentences (for the funeral of Queen Mary), Z. 27: Thou knowest, Lord  - Henry Purcell  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Philip Ledger  -  Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
  17. Mass in B minor, for soloists, chorus & orchestra, BWV 232 (BC E1): Cum sancto spiritu  - Johann Sebastian Bach  -  Bavarian Radio Chorus  -  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra  - Eugen Jochum
  18. Zadok the Priest, coronation anthem No. 1 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258  - George Frideric Handel  -  Ambrosian Singers  -  Menuhin Festival Orchestra  - Yehudi Menuhin
  19. Cantata No. 140, "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme," BWV 140 (BC A166): Zion hört die Wächter  - Johann Sebastian Bach  -  Consortium Musicum  - Wolfgang Gonnenwein  - Süddeutsche Madrigalchor
  20. Te Deum, motet for 8 voices, chorus & orchestra, H. 146: Pleni sunt coeli et terra  - Marc-Antoine Charpentier  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  - Charles Brett  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Eiddwen Harrhy  - Philip Ledger  - Felicity Lott  - Ian Partridge  - Stephen Roberts
  21. Totus Tuus, for chorus, Op. 60  - Henryk Mikolaj Górecki  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury
  22. Requiem, for 2 solo voices, chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 48: In paradisum  - Gabriel Fauré  - Peter Barley  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  -  English Chamber Orchestra  - José-Luis Garcia
  23. Vespers (All-Night Vigil), for alto, tenor & chorus, Op. 37: Ave Maria  - Sergey Rachmaninov  -  Groupe Vocal de France  - John Poole
  24. Cantique de Jean Racine, for 4-part chorus & organ (or orchestra), Op. 11  - Gabriel Fauré  -  Downside Abbey Choirboys  -  Monks of Downside Abbey
  25. Panis angelicus for tenor, organ, harp, cello & bass  - César Franck  -  Hallé Choir  -  Hallé  - Maurice Handford  -  Franck  -  Sandré
  26. Te Deum, for tenor, 3 choruses, brass bands, organ & orchestra, H. 118 (Op. 22): 4. Tu, Christe, Rex Gloriae - Prière  - Hector Berlioz  -  John Nelson  -  Orchestre de Paris  - Maîtrise d'Antony  -  Choeur de l'Orchestre de Paris  -  European Union Children's Chorus
  27. Mass for tenor, baritone, bass, chorus & orchestra in A flat major ("Messa di gloria"): Gloria in excelsis Deo - In terra pax - Laudamus t  - Giacomo Puccini  -  London Symphony Chorus  -  London Symphony Orchestra  - Antonio Pappano
  28. Ein deutsches Requiem (A German Requiem), for soprano, baritone, chorus & orchestra, Op. 45: Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen  - Johannes Brahms  -  BBC Symphony Chorus  -  London Philharmonic Chorus  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  -  Klaus Tennstedt
  29. Symphony No. 9 in D minor ("Choral"), Op. 125: Ode to Joy  - James Morris  - Riccardo Muti  -  Philadelphia Orchestra  -  Westminster Choir  -  Beethoven
  30. Deutsche Messe (German Mass), for mixed chorus, wind ensemble & organ, D. 872: Heilig, heilig, heilig  - Franz Schubert  -  Bavarian Radio Chorus  -  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra  - Wolfgang Sawallisch
  31. Die Schöpfung (The Creation), oratorio, H. 21/2: The heavens are telling  - David Willcocks  - Franz Joseph Haydn  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Heather Harper  - John Shirley-Quirk  - Robert Tear
  32. Regina coeli, antiphon for soprano, chorus & orchestra, K. 127: Regina coeli  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  -  Collegium Cartusianum  -  Cologne Chamber Choir  - Peter Neumann
  33. Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626: Lacrimosa  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  - David Bell  -  London Philharmonic Chorus  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  - Franz Welser-Möst
  34. Magnificat, for 5 voices, 5-part chorus, orchestra & continuo in D major, BWV 243 (BC E14): Magnificat anima mea  - Johann Sebastian Bach  -  Academy of Ancient Music  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury
  35. Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra)  - Hubert Parry  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  - David Parry  -  Royal Choral Society  - Andrew Davis
  36. Miserere mei Deus (Psalm 51), motet for chorus  - Gregorio Allegri  - Timothy Beasley-Murray  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  - Gerald Finley
  37. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Hallelujah Chorus  - George Frideric Handel  -  Ambrosian Singers  -  English Chamber Orchestra  - Charles Mackerras
  38. Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147 (BC A174): Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring  - David Willcocks  - Johann Sebastian Bach  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge
  39. 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 Deo  - Antonio Vivaldi  - Neville Marriner  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Chorus

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