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Choral Classic: Palestrina's Missa Papae Marcelli

Live in the studio, Sara Mohr-Pietsch chats with Mark Lee and Eric Cross about the choral music of Mozart. We hear from another of the UK's amateur singing groups, Vocal Chords, in "Meet My Choir", plus Sara explores another great Choral Classic, Palestrina's Missa Papae Marcelli.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Imogen Holst

    Welcome Joy and Welcome Sorrow & Teignmouth

    Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Conductor: Ross Graham. Performer: Tanya Houghton.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI : HMU-907576.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Laudate Dominum from Vesperae solennes de condessore K339

    Conductor: Christopher Hogwood. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Singer: Emma Kirkby. Choir: Winchester Cathedral Choir. Choir: Winchester College Quiristers. Performer: Alastair Ross.
    • Loiseau-Lyre : 4365852.
    • 012.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Lacrimosa & Amen from the Requiem K626

    Singer: Nancy Argenta. Choir: The Schütz Choir of London. Orchestra: The London Classical Players. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • VIRGIN CLASSICS : VM-5615202.
    • 9.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ave verum corpus K618

    Choir: Arnold Schönberg Chor. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Teldec : 989282.
    • TELDEC.
    • 022.
  • Traditional Samoan

    La'u Lupe

    Performer: Studio Musicians.
  • Sir George Dyson

    The Knight, from The Canterbury Pilgrims

    Conductor: Richard Hickox. Performer: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS : CHAN-9531.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 4.
  • Stephen Leek


    Choir: Gondwana Voices. Conductor: Lyn Williams.
    • ABC : 4769093.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Kyrie from the Mass No. 2 in E minor

    Choir: Russian State Symphony Cappella. Performer: Russian Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Kuzmich Polyansky.
    • Chandos : CHAN-9863.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • John Bennet

    All Creatures Now Are Merry-Minded

    Choir: The King’s Singers.
    • SIGNUM : : SIGCD-082.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Kyrie from Missa Papae Marcelli

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • Gimell: CDGIM339.
    • GIMELL.
    • 003.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Sanctus & Benedictus from Missa Papae Marcelli

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • Gimell: CDGIM339.
    • GIMELL.
    • 006.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Bogoroditse Devo from All-Night Vigil Op 37

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM : SIGCD900.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 011.
  • Edward Elgar

    Scenes from the Bavarian Highlands Op.27

    Choir: London Symphony Chorus. Conductor: Richard Hickox. Orchestra: London S O..
    • CHANDOS : chan-9436.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 014.


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