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Latvian Chamber Choir, Campra, Stanford

Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces a recently rediscovered masterpiece from Charles Villiers Stanford, brought to life by the Bach Choir.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces an hour of the very best choral music and performances, including the Latvian Radio Choir with a fairy-tale vision of their homeland and, a grand funeral offertory by French opera composer André Campra. The Bach Choir bring to life a lost masterpiece from the hand of Charles Villiers Stanford.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Am Himmelfahrtstage (Anthem for Ascension Day)

    Choir: Corydon Singers. Conductor: Matthew Best.
    • HELIOS : CDH5526-8.
    • HELIOS.
    • 9.
  • Richard Strauss

    Three Choruses For Men's Voices

    Choir: Accentus. Conductor: Laurence Equilbey.
    • Naive V5194.
    • Naive.
    • 2.
  • William Byrd

    Ave Verum Corpus

    Ensemble: Armonico Consort. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • SIGNUM : SIG-CD 180.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 1.
  • Emīls Dārziņš

    Senatne (Long Ago)

    Choir: Latvian Radio Choir. Conductor: Kaspars Putniņš.
    • LMIC SKAN1054.
    • LMIC.
    • 1.
  • André Campra

    Offertoire (Messe de Requiem)

    Singer: Salomé Haller. Singer: Sarah Gendrot. Singer: Rolf Ehlers. Singer: Benoît Haller. Singer: Philip Niederberger. Choir: Ensemble3 Vocal Et Instrumental. Conductor: Hans Michael Beuerle.
    • Carus 83391.
    • Carus.
    • 8.
  • Philip Stopford

    Ubi Caritas

    Choir: Truro Cathedral Choir. Conductor: Chris Gray.
    • Regent REGCD517.
    • Regent.
    • 3.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Song to the Soul

    Choir: The Bach Choir. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Hill.
    • Naxos 8.573512.
    • Naxos.
    • 6.
  • Max Reger


    Choir: Consortium. Conductor: Andrew-John Smith.
    • REGER, Max: Drei Gesänge Op.111b.
    • 2.


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