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Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces an hour of irresistible music for voices, featuring a vocal fox hunt and two hymns of praise composed nearly six centuries apart by Dufay and Reich.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces an hour of irresistible music for voices. Today, the folk ensemble The Young Tradition feature in a vocal fox hunt, Haydn imagines life as an old man and Sara explores hymns of praise spanning six centuries by Guillaume Dufay, Henry Purcell and Steve Reich.

Produced by Steven Rajam for BBC Wales

Photo: Tenebrae (credit Sim Canetty-Clarke)

59 minutes

Last on

Sun 30 Sep 2018 16:00

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chorus: Magnificat anima mea (Magnificat in D major, BWV 243)

    Choir: Collegium Vocale Gent. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe. Ensemble: La Chapelle Royale.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMX2971782.
    • 8.
  • Ernest John Moeran

    The River-God's Song (Songs of Springtime)

    Choir: Finzi Singers. Conductor: Paul Spicer.
    • CHANDOS : CHAN-9182.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Der Greis

    Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor. Conductor: Uwe Grotonsay.
    • GLOBE : GLO-5080.
    • GLOBE.
    • 7.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Ave Maria

    Ensemble: Armonico Consort. Conductor: Christopher Monks.
    • SIGNUM : SIGCD180.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 9.
  • Guillaume Dufay

    Vasilissa ergo gaude

    Ensemble: Huelgas Ensemble. Conductor: Paul Van Nevel.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI : HMC-901700.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Gloria ("Coronation" Mass in C major)

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • ARCHIV 4453532.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 1.
  • The Young Tradition

    The Foxhunt

    • 6.
  • Henry Purcell

    Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem

    Choir: King'S College Cambridge Choir. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • EMI 3444382.
    • EMI.
    • 13.
  • Steve Reich

    Tehillim: Part 4

    Ensemble: Ossia Ensemble. Orchestra: Alarm Will Sound. Conductor: Alan Pierson.
    • CANTALOUPE : CA-21009.
    • 4.
  • Jonathan Dove

    Seek Him that Maketh the Seven Stars

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Signum : SIGCD-501.
    • Signum.
    • 1.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Warum ist das Licht gegeben

    Choir: RIAS Chamber Choir. Conductor: Marcus Creed.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMX 290159193.
    • 1.
  • George Shearing

    Blow, Blow Thou Winter Wind

    Performer: Michael Haynes. Choir: Cheltenham Bach Choir. Conductor: Brian Kay.
    • SOMM : SOMM-CD207.
    • SOMM.
    • 16.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    O taste and see

    Choir: Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge. Director: Andrew Nethsingha. Singer: Thomas Mullock.
    • Hear My Words: Choral Classics from St John's: Choir of St John's College, Cambr.
    • Chandos.
    • 11.


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