Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, January 29, 2009

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

 

7:00

William Byrd
(1543 – 1623)

          Have mercy upon me, O God

          In Nomine No. 2 a 4

Rose Consort of Viols

Byrd: Consort and Keyboard Music, Songs and Anthems

Naxos

Thomas Tallis
(c. 1505 – 1585)

Missa Puer Natus:

          Gloria

          Sanctus

          Benedictus

          Agnus Dei

The Sixteen Harry Christophers

Philip & Mary: Music from the Anglo-Spanish Court

Collins Classics

7:30

Gregorio Allegri
(1582 – 1652)

Miserere Mei, Deus

The Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge

Angels of Ecstasy

BMG

Manuel De Zumaya
(c.1678 – 1755)

Soll-fa de Pedro

Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings, cond.

Mexican Baroque

Teldec

8:00

Paul Hindemith
(1895 – 1963)

Text by Walt Whitman
(1819 – 1892)

When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d: A Requiem for Those We Love

Prelude

       I.      When lilacs last in the dooryard bloom’d

      II.      Arioso, In the swamp

    III.      March, Over the breast of spring

    IV.      O western orb

     V.      Arioso, Sing on, there in the swamp

    VI.      Song, O how shall I warble

  VII.      Introduction and Fugue, Lo! Body and soul

 VIII.      Sing on! you gray-brown bird

   IX.      Death Carol, Come, lovely and soothing Death

     X.      To the tally of my soul

   XI.      Finale, Passing the visions

Robert Shaw

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus

William Stone, Baritone

Jan DeGaetani, Mezzo-Soprano

When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d: A Requiem for Those We Love

Telarc

9:00

Gustav Mahler
(1860 – 1911)

Symphone No. 8 in E-Flat Major

“Symphonie Der Tausend”
Alles Vergangliche ist nur ein Gleichnis

Allessandra Marc & Sharon Sweet, sopranos
Vesselina Kasarova & Ning Liang, altos
Ben Heppner, tenor
Sergei Leiferkus, baritone
Rene Pape, bass

Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks

Sir Colin Davis, cond.

Angels of Ecstasy

BMG

Johannes Brahms
(1833 – 1897)

4 Songs, Op. 17

          Es tönt ein voller Harfenklang

          Lied von Shakespeare

          Der Gärtner

          Gesang aus “Fingal”

6 Secular Songs, Op. 93a

          Der Bucklichte Fiedler

          Das Mädchen

          O Süßer Mai

          Fahr wohl

Musica Sacra, Richard Westenburg, cond.

Cynthia Otis, Harp

David Jolley and Stewart Rose, French Horns

Kenneth Bowen, Piano

Brahms: Songs and Romances for Chorus

RCA

 

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