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London A Cappella Festival

Sara Mohr-Pietsch looks forward to the London A Cappella Festival, another amateur choir introduce themselves on "Meet My Choir" and Sara picks another choral classic.

1 hour, 30 minutes

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  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Ye Spotted Snakes (A Midsummer Night's Dream)

    Singer: Lucia Popp. Singer: Marjana Lipovšek. Choir: Bamberg Symphony Chorus. Orchestra: Bamberg S O.. Conductor: Claus Peter Flor.
    • BMG : 07863-57764 2.
    • BMG.
    • 004.
  • Traditional Arr. Bob Chilcott

    En La Macarenita

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Bene Arte SIGCD903.
    • Bene Arte.
    • 001.
  • Eric Whitacre

    Lux Aurumque

    Choir: London Oriana Choir. Conductor: Dominic Peckham.
    • LOC1501.
    • LOC.
    • 007.
  • Tim Bergling, Aloe Blacc, Arash Pournouri, Mike Einziger

    Wake Me Up

    Ensemble: Home Free.
    • Crazy Life.
    • Columbia.
    • 006.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Tui nati vulnerati (Stabat Mater)

    Choir: Bavarian Radio Chorus. Orchestra: Kammerorchester des Symphonieorchesters des Bayerischen Rundfunks. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • BR Klassik 900142.
    • BR Klassik.
    • 005.
  • George Frideric Handel

    O the Pleasure of the Plains (Acis and Galatea)

    Choir: Boston Early Music Festival Chorus. Orchestra: Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra. Director: Paul O’Dette. Director: Stephen Stubbs.
    • CPO 777 8772.
    • CPO.
    • 002.
  • Richard Wagner

    Traume (Zwei Studien zu Tristan und Isolde)

    Music Arranger: Łukasz Gottwald. Choir: Rodolfus Choir. Conductor: Ralph Allwood.
    • Signum SIGCD 102.
    • Signum.
    • 005.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Liebeslieder Waltzer (excerpt)

    Performer: Alisdair Hogarth. Ensemble: The Prince Consort.
    • LINN-CKD382.
    • LINN.
    • 001.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Der Himmel Lacht, die Erde jubiliert (Cantata No 31)

    Performer: Monteverdi Choir. Performer: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
    • SDG-128.
    • 10.
  • Ola Gjeilo

    Ubi Caritas

    Ensemble: VOCES8.
    • Decca 478 8053.
    • Decca.
    • 001.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    All men, all things (Symphony No 2)

    Singer: Sophie Bevan. Choir: CBSO Chorus. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • CHANDOS CHSA 5151.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 6.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    I waited for the Lord (Symphony No 2)

    Singer: Sophie Bevan. Singer: Mary Bevan. Choir: CBSO Chorus. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • CHANDOS CHSA 5151.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 11.
  • Cole Porter

    Let's Misbehave

    Ensemble: The King’s Singers.
    • SIGNUM : SIGCD-341.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 003.
  • Howard Skempton

    Music

    Choir: Exaudi. Conductor: James Weeks.
    • MODE.
    • 266.
    • 26.
  • Richard Smallwood

    Total Praise

    Performer: Sam Robson.
    • Stone Records.
    • 506019780499.
    • 8.

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