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Very Best of Janet Baker
     

The Very Best of Janet Baker

by Janet Baker
 

Product Details

Release Date:
07/26/2011
Label:
Warner Classics
UPC:
5099909471726
catalogNumber:
94717

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Weihnachtsoratorium (Christmas Oratorio), in six parts, BWV 248 (BC D7): Bereite dich, Zion

    1. Bereite dich, Zion  (05:08)
  2. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: He was despised

    1. He was despised  (12:34)
  3. Elijah (Elias), oratorio, Op. 70: O rest in the Lord

    1. O rest in the Lord  (03:42)
  4. Alto Rhapsody, for alto, male chorus & orchestra, Op. 53  (11:49)
  5. Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen, song for voice & piano (or orchestra) (Rückert Lieder No. 3)  (06:56)
  6. L'invitation au voyage ("Mon enfant, ma soeur"), song for voice & piano (or orchestra)  (04:37)
  7. Requiem, for orchestra, organ & chorus; for organ & chorus; for small ensemble, organ & chorus, Op. 9 (3 versions): Pie Jesu

    1. Pie Jesu  (03:21)
  8. Sea Pictures, song cycle for alto & orchestra (or piano), Op. 37

    1. 1. Sea Slumber Song  (05:02)
    2. 2. In Haven (Capri)  (02:06)
    3. 3. Sabbath Morning at Sea  (06:20)
    4. 4. Where Corals Lie  (04:11)
    5. 5. The Swimmer  (06:09)
  9. The Dream of Gerontius, oratorio for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 38: The Angel's Farewell

    1. The Angel's Farewell  (06:53)

Disc 2

  1. Linden Lea, song for voice & orchestra ("In Linden Lea"; "A Dorset Song")  (02:54)
  2. Corpus Christi Carol, for voice or unison chorus & organ  (02:49)
  3. Pretty Ring Time, for voice & piano  (01:23)
  4. Prison, song for voice & piano in E flat Minor, Op. 83/1  (02:23)
  5. Soir, song for voice & piano in D flat major, Op. 83/2  (02:12)
  6. Clair de lune, song for voice & piano (or orchestra) in B flat minor, Op. 46/2  (03:10)
  7. Ellens Gesang III ("Ave Maria"), song for voice & piano, D. 839 (Op. 52/6)  (06:44)
  8. Gretchen am Spinnrade ("Meine Ruh'..."), song for voice & piano, D. 118 (Op. 2)  (03:41)
  9. Wiegenlied ("Schlafe, schlafe, holder süsser Knabe"), song for voice & piano ("Mille Cherubini in Coro"), D. 498 (Op. 98/2)  (02:59)
  10. Die Forelle ("In einem Bächlein helle"), song for voice & piano, D. 550 (Op. 32)  (02:00)
  11. Auf dem Wasser zu singen ("Mitten im Schimmer der spiegelnden Wellen"), song for voice & piano, D. 774 (Op. 72)  (03:17)
  12. An die Musik ("Du holde Kunst..."), song for voice & piano, D. 547 (Op. 88/4)  (02:47)
  13. Gesang ("Was ist Sylvia,..."), song for voice & piano, ("An Sylvia"), D. 891 (Op. 106/4)  (02:53)
  14. Nacht und Träume (Heil'ge Nacht, du sinkest nieder!"), song for voice & piano, D. 827 (Op. 43/2)  (04:33)
  15. Heidenröslein ("Sah ein Knab..."), song for voice & piano, D. 257 (Op. 3/3)  (01:51)
  16. Du bist die Ruh, song for voice & piano, D. 776 (Op. 59/3)  (04:32)
  17. Auf Flügeln des Gesanges (On Wings of Song), song for voice & piano, Op. 34/2  (03:18)
  18. Mondnacht ("Es war als hätt der Himmel..."), song for voice & piano (Liederkreis), Op. 39/5  (04:10)
  19. Du Ring an meinem Finger, song for voice & piano (Frauenliebe und -leben), Op. 42/4  (02:52)
  20. Geistliches Wiegenlied ("Die ihr schwebet"), song for alto, viola & piano, Op. 91/2  (05:47)
  21. Befreit ("Du wirst nicht weinen"), song for voice & piano (or orchestra), Op. 39/4 (TrV 189/4)  (05:32)
  22. Morgen ("Und morgen wird die Sonne wieder scheinen"), song for voice & piano (or orchestra), Op. 27/4 (TrV 170/4)  (04:16)

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