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London Voices

London Voices explore the strange and wonderful world of extended vocal techniques, as they perform excerpts from Stockhausen's "Stimmung". The programme also remembers the acclaimed organist and choral director John Scott, who died in August. Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Veljo Tormis

    Autumn Landscapes - It Is Late Summer; Clouds Are Racing; Wind Over the Barrens

    Choir: Holst Singers. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • HYPERION : CDA67601.
    • HYPERION.
    • 015.
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen

    Stimmung (extract)

    Choir: London Voices. Conductor: Ben Parry.

    Live in the studio

  • Mark Gotham

    Utrumne est Ornatum (extract)

    Choir: London Voices. Director: Ben Parry.

    Live in the studio

  • William Brooks

    Madrigals - The SIlver Swan; Bad Bottle Blues

    Choir: Electric Phoenix.
    • WER : 60094.
    • 2.
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen

    Stimmung (extract)

    Choir: London Voices. Director: Ben Parry.

    Live in the studio

  • Henry Purcell

    Dido and Aeneas - To the hills & the vales [chorus]

    Choir: Armonico Consort. Conductor: Christopher Monks.

    SIGNUM CLASSICS: SIGCD417

  • Huun‐Huur‐Tu

    Rushing Horses

    Jaro Medien: 2-6

  • Sir James MacMillan

    The Gallant Weaver

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • CORO : CORI16134.
    • CORO.
    • 004.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Vesperae solennes de confessore K.339 - Magnificat

    Choir: The Choir of St Paul's Cathedral. Orchestra: St Paul's Mozart Orchestra. Singer: Lynda Russell. Singer: Lina Markeby. Singer: James Oxley. Singer: David Wilson‐Johnson.

    Hyperion: CDA67921

  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Aleko - As dear as freedom; the fires have gone out

    Performer: Gothenburg S O.. Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Choir: GöteborgsOperans Kör.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON : DG 4534532.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 002.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Missa Solemnis - Agnus Dei

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Singer: Lucy Crowe. Singer: Jennifer Johnston. Singer: James Gilchrist. Singer: Matthew Rose.
    • SDG : 718.
    • SDG.
    • 005.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Furchte dich nicht BWV 228

    Choir: The Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys. Conductor: John Scott.
    • RESONUS : RES10152.
    • 022.

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