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Roderick Williams presents choral delights for Sunday afternoon

Music for many voices to dazzle and beguile, Including classical favourites from Haydn, Brahms and Pachelbel; traditional songs from Wales and Cuba; and the combined forces of no less than nine individual choral groups taking on the finale of Berlioz's mighty Te Deum.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Johannes Brahms

    Der Gartner Op.17 No.3

    Performer: London Symphony Chorus. Conductor: Richard Hickox. Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia.
    • EMI : 575-722 2.
    • EMI.
    • 10.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Venematka, Op.18 No.3

    Choir: Ylioppilaskunnan Laulajat. Conductor: Matti Hyökki.
    • FINLANDIA : 0927-49774-2.
    • FINLANDIA.
    • 19.
  • Joseph Haydn

    In splendour bright / The Heavens are (The Creation)

    Singer: Philip Langridge. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
    • EMI : CDS-754 159 2.
    • EMI.
    • 13.
  • Johann Pachelbel

    Canon And Gigue In D Major For 3 Violins And Continuo

    Choir: Tenebrae. Director: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM : SIGCD-050.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 5.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Cantate Domino (Psalm 96)

    Performer: Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor. Performer: Mülheimer Kantorei. Conductor: Tõnu Kaljuste.
    • VIRGIN : 562-4342.
    • VIRGIN.
    • 18.
  • Côr Heol y March & Eleri Roberts

    Robin Ddiog

    • Sain : SCD2740.
    • Sain.
    • 11.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Kyrie (Mass)

    Choir: RIAS Chamber Choir. Ensemble: Musikfabrik Nrw. Conductor: Daniel Reuss.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI : HMC-801913.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 5.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Zefiro Torna e di soavi accenti

    Singer: Mark Padmore. Singer: Jean-Paul Fouchécourt. Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Director: William Christie.
    • Harmonia Mundi : HMA1951425.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 8.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Judex Crederis, Te Deum Op.22

    Performer: Martin Haselböck. Orchestra: European Union Youth Orchestra. Orchestra: European Community Youth Orchestra. Choir: London Symphony Chorus. Choir: London Philharmonic Choir. Choir: Wooburn Singers. Choir: St. Albans School Choir. Choir: Haberdashers' Aske'S School Choir. Choir: Southend Boys’ Choir. Choir: Desborough School Choir. Choir: The Choir Of Forest School, Winnersh. Choir: High Wycombe Parish Church Choir. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • DG RECORDS : 410 696-2.
    • DG RECORDS.
    • 6.
  • Thomas Tallis

    If ye love me

    Ensemble: Tallis Scholars. Conductor: Peter Phillips.
    • GIMELL RECORDS : CD GIM-203.
    • GIMELL RECORDS.
    • 8.
  • The Creole Choir of Cuba

    Panama Mwen Tonbe

    • Santiman CDRW193.
    • Santiman.
    • 8.
  • Seraphic Fire & Patrick Dupré Quigley

    Give Good Gifts To One Another

    • Reincarnations: A Century of American Choral Music.
    • Seraphic Fire Media.
    • 3.

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