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Choir of the Year 2016: Open Section

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents coverage of the Category Finals stage of Choir of the Year 2016, featuring highlights from the Open Section. Plus a Choral Classic from Renaissance Rome.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch returns us to the Category Finals stage of Choir of the Year 2016, which took place in Birmingham last month. This week she introduces highlights from the Open Section, with a diverse mix of choirs performing music from the worlds of jazz, classic rock and Barbershop too. Her choral classic is a miniature masterwork from Renaissance Rome.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Maximilian Oseyevich Shteynberg

    Passion Week Op.13 For Chorus

    Choir: Cappella Romana. Narrator: alexander lingas.
    • Cappella Romana CR414CD.
    • Cappella Romana.
    • 9.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Lobgesang (Symphony No.2) Op.52 For Soloists, Chorus And Orchestra

    Orchestra: Bavarian R S O. Conductor: Pablo Herasā€Casado.
    • Harmonia Mundi HMC 902151.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 2.
  • Siglo De Oro, Sam Corbin & Patrich Allies

    O Wisdom

  • Burnbrae Staff Choir

    Candle On The Water

  • Burnbrae Staff Choir

    Amazing Grace

  • Burnbrae Staff Choir

    Thank You For The Music

  • Burnbrae Staff Choir

    Amazing Grace

  • The White Rosettes

    Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho

  • Adam Street Singers

    Welcome To The Black Parade

  • Olivier Messiaen

    Cinq Rechants For 12 Voices

    Choir: DR VokalEnsemblet. Singer: Marcus Creed.
    • OUR RECORDINGS 6220612.
    • 7.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Stabat Mater - Motet For 8 Voices [h Vi,96]

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • CORO : COR-16106.
    • CORO.
    • 1.


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