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Schumann, Leifs and Glass

Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces an hour of unmissable choral music. Today, a haunting Requiem by Icelandic master Jon Leifs, plus two contrasting opera choruses by Verdi and Glass.

1 hour

Music Played

  • William Mundy

    Sive Vigilem

    Performer: The Marian Consort.
    • AN EMERALD IN A WORK OF GOLD.
    • DELPHIAN.
    • 1.
  • Elizabeth Poston

    Jesus Christ the Apple Tree

    Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Conductor: John Rutter.
    • COLLEGIUM RECORD : COLCD 1-07.
    • COLLEGIUM RECORD.
    • 22.
  • Henry Purcell

    If music be the food of love

    Ensemble: The King’s Singers.
    • CHANSON D'AMOUR.
    • RCA VICTOR.
    • 11.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Yet doth the Lord see it not (Elijah)

    Choir: London Symphony Chorus. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • CHANDOS : CHAN-8774.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 1.
  • Jón Leifs

    Requiem

    Ensemble: Schola Cantorum Reykjavicensis. Conductor: Hordur Askelsson.
    • BIS : BIS-2200.
    • BIS.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wohl mir, dass ich jesum habe (Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben)

    Choir: King'S College Cambridge Choir. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Sir David Willcocks.
    • CFP : 45-70.
    • CFP.
    • 2.
  • Robert Schumann

    Schon ist das Fest des Lenses (Minnespiel)

    Performer: Sholto Kynoch. Singer: Mary Bevan. Singer: Katie Bray. Singer: Robert Murray. Singer: Roderick Williams.
    • Robert and Clara Schumann - Ruckert Lieder.
    • Stone Records.
    • 24.
  • Juice Vocal Ensemble

    Woodwork

    • Sliding the Same Way.
    • Song, by Toad Records.
    • 6.
  • Guillaume Dufay

    Ecclesie militantis

    Ensemble: Huelgas Ensemble.
    • Dufay - O gemma lux.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 6.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Vedi le fosche..! (Il Trovatore, Act 2)

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra. Choir: London Voices. Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano.
    • EMI : cds-5 57360-2.
    • EMI.
    • 13.
  • Philip Glass

    Knee 1 (Einstein On The Beach)

    Ensemble: Philip Glass Ensemble. Conductor: Michael Riesman.
    • ELEKTRA NONESUCH: 7559-79323-2.
    • ELEKTRA NONESUCH.
    • 1.
  • William Byrd

    Infelix Ego

    Choir: Collegium Vocale Gent. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • PHI : LPH-014.
    • PHI.
    • 1.
  • The Buffalo Bills

    My Baby Just Cares For Me

    • The Buffalo Bills - Masterworks series Vol 1.
    • Masterworks series.
    • 10.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chorale-Prelude 'Herr Christ, der ein'ge Gottes-Sohn', BWV 601

    Performer: Simon Preston.
    • DG.

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