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Music for Holy Week from around Europe, beginning in the Saedinenie Hall, Plovdiv, Bulgaria.

Andrew McGregor presents Radio 3's annual day of music for Holy Week from around Europe, taking in concerts from Bulgaria, Latvia, Denmark, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands and Russia.

We begin in Plovdiv in Bulgaria for a concert by the Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir featuring Bulgarian Orthodox chants.

2pm - from Saedinenie Hall, Plovdiv

Apostol Nikolaev-Stroumski (1996-1971): Dostojno est (It is Truly Meet)
Mikhail Strokin (1832-1887): Cherubic Hymn
Pavel Chesnokov (1877-1944): Dostojno est (It is Truly Meet)
Dmitry Bortniansky (1751-1825): Tebe Poem (We Sing to Thee)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893): Lord’s Prayer
Alexander Arkhangelsky (1846-1924): K Bogoroditse Prilejno (Let us come zealously to the Mother of God)
Apostol Nikolaev-Stroumsky (1886-1971): Milost Mira (A Mercy of Peace) and Tebe Poem (We Sing to Thee)
Petar Dinev (1889-1980): Angel Vopiyashe (An Angel Cried Out)
Vladimir Fainer (1966): Cherubic Hymn
Georgi Popov (1957): Gospodi, Uslishi (Lord, Hear My Prayer)
Kiril Popov (1955): Bogoroditse Devo, Radujsia (O Virgin Theotokos, Rejoice!)
Konstantin Shvedov (1886-1954): Milost Mira (A Mercy of Peace) and Tebe Poem (We Sing to Thee)

Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir
Vesela Geleva, conductor

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Music Played

  • Apostol Nikolaev-Stroumski

    Dostojno est (It is Truly Meet)

    Choir: Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir. Conductor: Vesela Geleva.
  • Mikhail Strokin

    Cherubic Hymn

    Choir: Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir. Conductor: Vesela Geleva.
  • Dmitry Bortniansky

    Tebe poyem (We hymn Thee)

    Choir: Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir. Conductor: Vesela Geleva.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Ortche nash (The Lord's Prayer)

    Choir: Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir. Conductor: Vesela Geleva.
  • Alexander Arkhangelsky

    K' Bogoroditse prilejno (Let Us Come Zealously)

    Choir: Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir. Conductor: Vesela Geleva.
  • Apostol Nikolaev-Stroumski

    Milost Mira (A Mercy of Peace) / Tebe poyem (We hymn thee)

    Choir: Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir. Conductor: Vesela Geleva.
  • Petar Dinev

    Angel Vopiyashe (An Angel Cried Out)

    Choir: Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir. Conductor: Vesela Geleva.
  • Vladimir Fainer

    Cherubic Hymn

    Choir: Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir. Conductor: Vesela Geleva.
  • Kiril Popov

    Gospodi, Uslishi (Lord, Hear My Prayer)

    Choir: Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir. Conductor: Vesela Geleva.
  • Konstantin Shvedov

    Milost Mira (A Mercy of Peace) / Tebe poyem (We hymn thee)

    Choir: Gaudeamus Academic Mixed Chamber Choir. Conductor: Vesela Geleva.

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