Greatest Hits: The Chorus

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  • Release Date: 10/29/1996
  • Label: Sony
  • UPC: 074646268421
  • Catalog Number: 62684

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Carmina Burana, scenic cantata for soloists, choruses & orchestra: O Fortuna - Jeffrey Reid Baker & Carl Orff (2:47)
    Composed byCarl Orff
    Conducted byRobert DeCormier
    Performed byRobert DeCormier
  2. 2 Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147 (BC A174): Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring - Johann Sebastian Bach & Corbis-Bettmann (3:13)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted byEugene Ormandy, Richard Condie
    Performed byMormon Tabernacle Choir, Eugene Ormandy, Philadelphia Orchestra, Richard Condie
  3. 3 Il Trovatore, opera: Anvil Chorus - Giuseppe Verdi & Luis Cobos (2:56)
    Composed byGiuseppe Verdi
    Conducted byLuis Cobos
    Performed byLuis Cobos, London Symphony Orchestra, Rome Opera House Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  4. 4 Londonderry Air (Danny Boy), folk song - Jim Clancy & Irish Traditional (4:26)
    Composed byIrish Traditional
    Conducted byRobert DeCormier
    Performed byRobert DeCormier, Vocal Majority
  5. 5 Aida, opera: Triumphal March - Giuseppe Verdi & Luis Cobos (4:18)
    Composed byGiuseppe Verdi
    Conducted byLuis Cobos
    Performed byLuis Cobos, London Symphony Orchestra, Rome Opera House Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  6. 6 Bist du bei mir, aria arranged for voice & continuo (after Gottfried Stölzel), BWV 508 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Frank W. Asper (2:20)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted byRobert DeCormier, Richard Condie
    Performed byRobert DeCormier, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Richard Condie
  7. 7 Simple Gifts, song for voice & piano (Old American Songs): Simple Gifts - Aaron Copland & Michael Tilson Thomas (1:26)
    Composed byAaron Copland
    Conducted byMichael Tilson Thomas
    Performed byMichael Tilson Thomas, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Utah Symphony Orchestra
  8. 8 Ave verum Corpus, motet for chorus, strings & organ, K. 618 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Corbis-Bettmann (3:10)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byGerhard Schmidt-Gaden
    Performed byTölzer Knabenchor, Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden
  9. 9 The Battle Hymn of the Republic ("Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory," words by Julia Ward Howe; music attributed to Steffe) - William Steffe & Frank W. Asper (4:50)
    Composed byWilliam Steffe
    Conducted byRobert DeCormier, Richard Condie
    Performed byRobert DeCormier, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Richard Condie
  10. 10 Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Hallelujah Chorus - George Frideric Handel & MDR Leipzig Radio Chorus (3:27)
    Composed byGeorge Frideric Handel
    Conducted byEnoch zu Guttenberg
    Performed byMDR Leipzig Radio Chorus, Enoch zu Guttenberg, MDR Leipzig Radio Chamber Philharmonic
  11. 11 Home on the Range for voice & piano (or orchestra) - Jim Clancy & David Guion (3:11)
    Composed byDavid Guion
    Conducted byRobert DeCormier
    Performed byJim Clancy, Robert DeCormier
  12. 12 Requiem Mass, for soloists, chorus & orchestra (Manzoni Requiem): Dies irae, dies illa - Giuseppe Verdi & Corbis-Bettmann (2:19)
    Composed byGiuseppe Verdi
    Conducted byEugene Ormandy
    Performed byEugene Ormandy, Philadelphia Orchestra, Westminster Choir
  13. 13 Nearer My God to Thee, for voice & piano (or orchestra) - Lowell Mason & Sarah Fuller Adams (2:03)
    Composed byLowell Mason
    Conducted byRobert DeCormier, Margaret Hillis
    Performed byChicago Symphony Chorus, Robert DeCormier, Margaret Hillis
  14. 14 Symphony No. 3 in D minor: V. Lustig im tempo und keck im Ausdruck ("Es sunge - Gustav Mahler & Michael Tilson Thomas (4:28)
    Composed byGustav Mahler
    Conducted byMichael Tilson Thomas
    Performed byMichael Tilson Thomas, Janet Baker, London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra, Southend Boys' Choir
  15. 15 Die Schöpfung (The Creation), oratorio, H. 21/2: The Heavens Are Telling - Franz Joseph Haydn & Corbis-Bettmann (3:26)
    Composed byFranz Joseph Haydn
    Conducted byBruno Weil
    Performed byJorg Hering, Harry van der Kamp, Tölzer Knabenchor, Ann Monoyios, Bruno Weil
  16. 16 Prince Igor, opera (completed by Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Polovtsian Dance [excerpt] - Sofia National Opera Chorus & Alexander Borodin (5:43)
    Composed byAlexander Borodin
    Conducted byEmil Tchakarov
    Performed bySofia National Opera Chorus, Sofia Festival Orchestra, Emil Tchakarov
  17. 17 Mass in B minor, for soloists, chorus & orchestra, BWV 232 (BC E1): Et resurrexit - Johann Sebastian Bach & Carlo Maria Giulini (4:45)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted byCarlo Maria Giulini
    Performed byCarlo Maria Giulini, Bavarian Radio Chorus, Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
  18. 18 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, film score: Medley (Whistle While You Work/Heigh-Ho! Heigh Ho! - Columbia Symphony Orchestra & Frank Churchill/ Leigh Harline/ Paul J. Smith (4:09)
    Composed byFrank Churchill/ Leigh Harline/ Paul J. Smith
    Conducted byJerold D. Ottley
    Performed byColumbia Symphony Orchestra, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Jerold D. Ottley
  19. 19 Symphony No. 9 in D minor ("Choral") Op. 125: lV. Allegro assai vivace alla marcia - Ludwig van Beethoven & Michael Tilson Thomas (13:49)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byMichael Tilson Thomas
    Performed byMichael Tilson Thomas, English Chamber Orchestra, Gwynne Howell, Suzanne Murphy, Dennis O'Neill, Tallis Chamber Choir, Carolyn Watkinson
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