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Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents her selection of choral favourites and new discoveries. Including Walton's setting of the Latin hymn Te Deum, written for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth.

Produced by Chris Taylor for BBC Wales.

59 minutes

Last on

Sun 24 Mar 2019 16:00

Music Played

  • King Henry VIII of England

    Pastyme with Good Companye

    Choir: I Fagiolini. Ensemble: Forbury Consort.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Humming Chorus (Madama Butterfly)

    Choir: Chor der Wiener Staatsoper. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Ronde (Trois Chansons)

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Saul's Conversion at Damascus (Paulus)

    Singer: Barry Banks. Singer: Peter Coleman-Wright. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Choir: BBC National Chorus of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
  • György Ligeti

    Ejszaka [night] for chorus

    Choir: Groupe Vocal de France. Conductor: Guy Reibel.
  • György Ligeti

    Reggel [morning] for chorus

    Choir: Groupe Vocal de France. Conductor: Guy Reibel.
  • Rastatt Vocal Ensemble, Anne Le Bozec & Holger Speck

    Früh Morgens

  • Eric Whitacre


    Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Zadok the Priest

    Choir: Bach Choir.. Ensemble: The English Concert. Conductor: David Hill.
  • Franz Schubert

    Lacrimoso son io

    Choir: Arnold Schönberg Chor. Conductor: Ewin Ortner.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos


    Choir: Sao Paulo Symphony Chorus. Orchestra: Sao Paulo Orchestra. Conductor: John Neschling.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    The Bird's Lament; The Lark (The Aviary)

    Performer: St Catherine'S Girls' Choir, Cambridge. Director: Edward Wickham.
  • William Walton

    Coronation Te Deum

    Performer: Sir David Willcocks. Choir: Bach Choir.. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra.


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