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10/02/2019

Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces another selection of irresistible music for voices. Today, a sorrowful song from John Dowland and Bach takes us into battle alongside St. Michael.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces another selection of irresistible music for voices. Today, Victoria and John Dowland wallow in the beauty of deep sorrow, as only Renaissance composers knew how. We hear a joyful psalm of praise from Felix Mendelssohn and J.S. Bach takes us into battle alongside St. Michael.

Produced in Cardiff by Johannah Smith

59 minutes

Last on

Sun 14 Jul 2019 16:00

Music Played

  • Antonín Dvořák

    The Slighted Heart

    Performer: Philip Mayers. Ensemble: Cappella Amsterdam. Conductor: Daniel Reuss.
    • HMC902097.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Xavier Busto

    Missa brevis 'Pro Pace': Agnus Dei

    Choir: Coro Cervantes. Conductor: Carlos Aransay.
    • GUILD GMCD7266.
    • GUILD.
    • 7.
  • Jean Sibelius

    The Thrush's Toiling, Op 18

    Choir: Jubilate Choir. Conductor: Astrid Riska.
    • ONDINE ODE 8052.
    • ONDINE.
    • 6.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Psalm 100: Jauchzet dem Herrn, alle Welt

    Choir: Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor. Conductor: Daniel Reuss.
    • ONDINE ODE12012.
    • ONDINE.
    • 1.
  • Toivo Kuula

    Minun kultani kaunis on (My darling is so beautiful)

    Choir: Accentus. Conductor: Eric Ericson.
    • NAÏVE 5037.
    • NAÏVE.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Cosi fan tutte: Act I, Soave sia'il vento

    Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Singer: Christa Ludwig. Singer: Walter Berry.
    • WARNER CLASSICS 2564691326.
    • WARNER CLASSICS.
    • 18.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Ave Maria, Op 12

    Performer: Alexander Mason. Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM SIGCD430.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 10.
  • Henri Mulet

    Carillon-Sortie in D major for organ

    Performer: Francis Jackson.
    • CHANDOS 6602.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 9.
  • Will Todd

    I am changed

    Choir: St Martin's Voices. Conductor: Will Todd.
    • GMCD7266.
    • GUILD.
    • 11.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata No 19 (Es erhub sich ein Streit), BWV 19

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists.
    • Soli deo Gloria SDG 124.
    • Soli deo Gloria.
    • 8.
  • John Dowland

    Flow My Tears (Lachrimae)

    Choir: Stile Antico.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 902266.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 1.
  • Edward Elgar

    Where Corals Lie (Sea Pictures, Op 37)

    Performer: English Symphony Orchestra. Choir: Rodolfus Choir. Conductor: Kenneth Woods.
    • Avie AV2362.
    • Avie.
    • 9.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Missa Pro Defunctis: Libera me Domine

    Choir: Capella de Ministrers. Choir: Cor De La Generalitat Valenciana. Conductor: Carles Magraner.
    • LICANUS CDM 0615.
    • LICANUS.
    • 10.
  • John Rutter

    Dashing Away with the Smoothing Iron

    Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Conductor: John Rutter.
    • COLLEGIUM COLCD137.
    • COLLEGIUM.
    • 9.

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