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Sara Mohr-Pietsch with an hour of choral music to commemorate the Armistice Centenary. Includes today's sonic memorial for Remembrance Day from Antietam - Sharpsburg, Maryland USA.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces an hour of irresistible music for voices...featuring bells at dawn, to chasing rainbows, and choral music to commemorate the Armistice Centenary including works by Fauré, Willcocks, and Elgar, and including a Sonic Memorial for Remembrance Day, recorded on location: 5: Antietam - Sharpsburg, Maryland USA, 1862

Produced by Luke Whitlock for BBC Wales

59 minutes

Last on

Sun 11 Nov 2018 16:00

Music Played

  • Jonathan Dove

    There Was a Child: From All the Jails the Boys and Girls

    Choir: CBSO Chorus. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Simon Halsey.
    • SIGNUM : SIGCD-285.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 4.
  • Wilhelm Stenhammar

    I seraillets have

    Choir: Danish National Radio Choir. Conductor: Stefan Parkman.
    • Chandos : CHAN 9464.
    • Chandos.
    • 24.
  • John Farmer

    Fair Phyllis

    Choir: Oxford Camerata. Conductor: Jeremy Summerly.
    • Naxos 8553088.
    • Naxos.
    • 10.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Requiem: Agnus Dei

    Choir: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Philips 4460842.
    • Philips.
    • 5.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Ernani (Act 1: Evviva)

    Choir: Welsh National Opera Chorus. Orchestra: Welsh National Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Armstrong.
    • EMI CEMX2272.
    • EMI.
    • 8.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Esti Dal

    Singer: Julia Doyle. Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Signum: SIGCD085.
    • Signum.
    • 10.
  • William Byrd

    Haec dies

    Choir: Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge. Conductor: Richard Marlow.
    • CHANDOS : chan-0733.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 1.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Saul (Scene 1: How excellent Thy Name)

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Coro : COR16103.
    • Coro.
    • 2.
  • Turakina Maori Girls Choir

    Karanga Atu Ra (Action Song)

    • Viking VPS486CD.
    • Viking.
    • 30.
  • Edward Elgar

    For the Fallen (The Spirit of England, Op 80)

    Choir: Hallé Choir. Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • HALLE CDHLL7544.
    • HALLE.
    • 3.


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