Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, December 5, 2013

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

 

7:00

Anonymous Italian, from Cortona Laudario

Stella nuova

Altramar Medieval Music Ensemble

Angela Mariani, voice, harp; David Stattelman, voice, percussion; Jann Cosart, rebec; Chris Smith, Gittern

Nova Stella: A Medieval Italian Christmas
(1996)

Dorian

Ave Maria

Angela Mariani and David Stattelman, voices; Jann Cosart, vielle

7:15

Anon, c. 1300

          Carol: Lullay, lullay: Als I lay on Yoolis night

          Responsory: Tria sunt munera (chant)

          Motet: Orto sole serene / Origo viri / Virga Iesse

Anonymous 4: Ruth Cunningham, Marsha Genensky, Susan Hellauer, Johanna Rose

On Yoolis Night: Medieval Carols & Motets
(1993)

Harmonia Mundi

7:30

Anon, c. 1200

Christmas Week in Beauvais, c. 1200

          Lux HodieOrientis Partibus

          Quem vidistis pastores / Alle resonnent omnes ecclesia

          Magnum nomen domini

          Lux optata claruit

          Virgo gemma virginum

          Quando decet honore

The Boston Camerata, Joel Cohen, music director and musicologist

Noël, Noël! French Christmas Music 1200 – 1600
(1990)

Erato / BMG Music

Heinrich Schütz
(1585 – 1672)

Anderer Theil Kleiner Geistlicher Concerten, Op. 9 (1639)

          Sei Gegrüsset, Maria, SWV 333

          Rorate Coeli despuer SWV 323

          Joseph du sohn David, SWV 323

          Hodie Christus natus est, SWV 315

Concerto Vocale, René Jacobs, director

H. Schütz: Weinachts-Historie / The Nativity
(1990)

Harmonia Mundi

8:00

Johann Rosenmüller
(c. 1619 – 1684)

          Gospel for Christmas Day (Luke 2: 8-15)

          There is no new thing under the sun (Ecclesiastes 1:9)

Cantus Cölln & Concerto Palatino, Konrad Junghänel, lute and director

Weinachtshistorie / History of the Nativity
(2004)

Harmonia Mundi

Gregorian Chant

Alma Redemptoris Mater

The Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, director

Ave Gracia Plena: Music in honour of the Virgin Mary
(1991)

Collegium

8:30

Francisco Guerrero
(1528 – 1599)

Ave Virgo sanctissima

15th C. English carol

There is no rose of such virtue

Tomas Luis de Victoria
(1548 – 1611)

Ave Maria (for four voices)

Richard Dering
(c. 1580 – 1630)

Ave Virgo gloriosa

8:45

Francisco Guerrero

Virgen sancta

Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings, director

Our Heart’s Joy: A Chanticleer Christmas
(1990)

Chanticleer Records

Anon, Basque, 16th C.

El la don don

Anon, Spanish, 16th C.

Ríu ríu chíu

Franz Biebl
(b. 1906)

Ave Maria

9:00

Ralph Vaughan Williams
(1872 – 1958)

The truth from above

The Choir of Magdalen College, Oxford; Bill Ives, director

Carols by Candlelight: Music for Advent and Christmas
(2009)

Harmonia Mundi

William Byrd
(1543 – 1623)

An earthly tree

Charles Wood
(1866 – 1926)

View me, Lord

Johann Sebastian Bach
(1685 – 1750)

Nun komm, der heiden Heiland BWV 659

Martin Ford, organ

9:20

Rich Sowash
(b. 1950)

Guitar Suite: For an Old Friend at Christmas

1.        Moderato, wistfully

2.        Moderato

3.        Lento

Hilary Field, guitar

A Christmas Gift
(2012)

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