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18/11/2018

Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces an hour of irresistible music for voices... featuring a visit to Brigg Fair, a Russian Lullaby, a mid-winter song about snow, and part of the sublime Requiem by Durufle.

Produced by Luke Whitlock for BBC Wales

59 minutes

Last on

Sun 18 Nov 2018 16:00

Music Played

  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Volgendo il ciel (Dance on your slender feet)

    Ensemble: Arcangelo. Director: Jonathan Cohen.
    • HYPERION : CDA-68019.
    • HYPERION.
    • 2.
  • Samuel Barber

    Mary Hynes

    Choir: Conspirare. Director: Craig Hella Johnson.
    • Harmonia Mundi HUM807522.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 5.
  • George Frideric Handel

    The Ways of Zion Do Mourn, HWV 264

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Director: William Christie.
    • Les Arts Florissants Editions AF 004.
    • Les Arts Florissants Editions.
    • 12.
  • Morten Lauridsen

    Like Snow (5 Midwinter Songs)

    Choir: Polyphony. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • HYPERION : Hyperion- CDA67580.
    • HYPERION.
    • 2.
  • Johann Ludwig Bach

    Trauermusik (O Herr, ich bin dein Knecht)

    Choir: RIAS Kammerchor. Ensemble: Berlin Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Hans-Christoph Rademann.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI : HMC-902080.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 1.
  • John Adams

    Night Chorus (The Death of Klinghoffer)

    Choir: London Opera Chorus. Orchestra: Lyon Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Kent Negano.
    • Nonesuch 7559795492.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 7.
  • Percy Grainger

    Brigg Fair

    Singer: Philip Sheffield. Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Conductor: John Rutter.
    • Collegium : COLCD104.
    • Collegium.
    • 10.
  • Maurice DuruflĂ©

    Requiem: Sanctus and Benedictus; Pie Jesu; Agnus Dei

    Performer: Guy Johnston. Performer: Graham Ross. Performer: Matthew Jorysz. Choir: Clare College Cambridge Choir. Singer: Jennifer Johnston.
    • Harmonia Mundi : HMU907654.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 13.
  • Alexandr Tikhonovich Grechaninov

    Lullaby

    Performer: Alexey Shmitov. Choir: The Bolshoi Theatre Children's Choir. Conductor: Andrei Zaboronok.
    • Collins 13912.
    • Collins.
    • 5.

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