Robert Shaw

Conductor. Born 30 April 1916. Died 25 January 1999
Robert Shaw
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1916-04-30
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Robert Shaw

Robert Shaw Biography (Wikipedia)

Robert Lawson Shaw (30 April 1916 – 25 January 1999) was an American conductor most famous for his work with his namesake Chorale, with the Cleveland Orchestra and Chorus, and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. He was known for drawing public attention to choral music through his wide ranging influences and mentoring of younger conductors, the high standard of his recordings, his support for racial integration in his choruses, and his support for modern music, winning many awards throughout his career.

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Felix Mendelssohn
He watching over Israel (Elijah)
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He watching over Israel (Elijah)
Marc Blitzstein
The 'Airborne' Symphony (Theory of Flight)
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The 'Airborne' Symphony (Theory of Flight)
Ludwig van Beethoven
Hallelujah (Christ on the Mount of Olives)
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Hallelujah (Christ on the Mount of Olives)
John Adams
Wild Nights (Harmonium)
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Wild Nights (Harmonium)
Johann Sebastian Bach
Laudamus te, from Mass in B minor, BWV 232
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Laudamus te, from Mass in B minor, BWV 232
Carl Orff
Orff: Carmina Burana: Part III, Empress Of The World (No. 25)
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Orff: Carmina Burana: Part III, Empress Of The World (No. 25)
Stephen Foster
Ring de Banjo
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Ring de Banjo
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Carmina Burana/O Fortuna
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Carmina Burana/O Fortuna
Ludwig van Beethoven
Hallelujah from 'Christ on the Mount of Olives
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Hallelujah from 'Christ on the Mount of Olives
Giuseppe Verdi
Nabucco, Va Pensiero ‘Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves’
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Nabucco, Va Pensiero ‘Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves’

Nabucco, Va Pensiero ‘Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves’

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Giuseppe Verdi
The Robert Shaw Festival Singers, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
Francis Poulenc
Vidit Suum (Stabat Mater)
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Vidit Suum (Stabat Mater)
Robert Shaw
Carol of the Bells
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Carol of the Bells
Sergey Rachmaninov
Vespers (All-night vigil) - Praise the Lord, O my soul; Blessed is the man
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Vespers (All-night vigil) - Praise the Lord, O my soul; Blessed is the man
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