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Borodin Polovtsian Dances

Sara Mohr-Pietsch with Radio 3's celebration of singing together. There's choral music from across the centuries, Welsh amateur choir Cor y Gors introduce themselves in "Meet My Choir" and Sara's Choral Classic is Borodin's Polovtsian Dances.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • SOLI DEO GLORIA : SDG-162.
    • SOLI DEO GLORIA.
    • 1.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Varen

    Choir: Norwegian Soloists Choir. Conductor: Grete Pedersen.
    • BIS : sacd-1661.
    • BIS.
    • 8.
  • Trad.

    Dashing away with the smoothing iron

    Music Arranger: John Rutter. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Conductor: Ben Parry.
    • DUNEDIN CONSORT : DCCD-101.
    • DUNEDIN CONSORT.
    • 10.
  • Polynesian Traditional

    Ma'ulu'ulu

    Ensemble: Siu Tuita Floor Show.
    • FANSHAWE, David: Pacific Song: Chants from the Kingdom of Tonga.
    • ARC.
    • 3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Achieved is the glorious work (The Creation, end Part 2)

    Singer: Sandrine Piau. Singer: Mark Padmore. Singer: Neal Davies. Ensemble: Gabrieli Consort & Players. Ensemble: Gabrieli Players. Director: Paul McCreesh.
    • ARCHIV : 477-7361.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 26.
  • Alexander Borodin

    Polovtsian Dances (Prince Igor)

    Performer: Göteborgs Symfoniska Kör. Orchestra: Gothenburg S O.. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON : 435-757-2.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 8.
  • Giaches de Wert

    Ah, dolente partita (Il Pastor Fido)

    Choir: La Venexiana. Director: Claudio Cavina.
    • Glossa GCD920911.
    • Glossa.
    • 11.
  • Eriks Esenvalds

    Amazing Grace

    Singer: Anna Cavaliero. Choir: The Choir Of Trinity College, Cambridge. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Hyperion CDA68083.
    • Hyperion.
    • 12.
  • Juan de Araujo

    Vaya de Gira

    Choir: Cappella Mediterranea. Choir: Namur Chamber Choir. Ensemble: Clematis Ensemble. Conductor: Leonardo García Alarcón.
    • Ricercar RIC334.
    • Ricercar.
    • 2.

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