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Haydn, Strauss and Piazzolla

Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces an hour of unmissable choral music. Today, a masterclass in close harmony from folk masters the Melrose Quartet, plus Haydn, Strauss and Piazzolla.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Thomas Tallis

    O Nata Lux de Lumine

    Performer: Christian Foreshaw. Ensemble: VOCES8.
    • LUX: Voces8.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Locus Iste

    Ensemble: La Chapelle Royale. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe. Choir: Collegium Vocale Gent.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI : hmu-901322.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 6.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden, BWV.230

    Ensemble: Japan Bach Collegium. Conductor: Masaaki Suzuki.
    • BIS : SACD-1841.
    • BIS.
    • 17.
  • Carl Orff

    Ecce Gratum (Carmina Burana)

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer: Brighton Festival Chorus. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • Carl Orff: Carmina Burana.
    • Decca.
    • 5.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Cantique de Jean Racine

    Music Arranger: John Rutter. Orchestra: Deutsches Kammerorchester Berlin. Choir: Rundfunkchor Berlin. Conductor: Simon Halsey.
    • Daniel Hope: Spheres.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 4.
  • Astor Piazzolla & The Swingle Singers

    Libertango

    • World Village : WV450025.
    • World Village.
    • 11.
  • John Sheppard

    Christ Our Paschal Lamb

    Ensemble: Cardinall's Musick. Director: Andrew Carwood.
    • Music at All Souls, Oxford.
    • ASV.
    • 11.
  • Johann Strauss II

    An der schonen, blauen Donau

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Willi Boskovsky. Choir: Chor der Wiener Staatsoper.
    • DECCA : 411 932-2-.
    • DECCA.
    • 1.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Let All The World in Every Corner Sing

    Choir: Truro Cathedral Choir. Conductor: David Briggs.
    • Great Cathedral Anthems.
    • PRIORY.
    • 11.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Te Deum in C

    Performer: Collegium Musicum 90. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • CHANDOS : CHAN-0633.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 15.
  • Dizzy Gillespie

    A Night in Tunisia

    Music Arranger: Les Double Six. Ensemble: Les Double Six.
    • Les Double Six.
    • RCA.
    • 14.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Die grüne Hopfenranke (Liebeslieder Waltzes Op 52)

    Performer: Philip Fowke. Performer: Alisdair Hogarth. Choir: Prince Consort.
    • The Prince Consort: Other Love Songs.
    • Linn.
    • 5.

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