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Sara Mohr-Pietsch with an irresistible mix of music and singing, from Bingen to Bernstein.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch with an irresistible mix of music and singing. This week's selection includes choral gems including both Handel’s Messiah and Bernstein’s West Side Story, and we go all quiet with Hush, no more by Purcell, and ending with a lullaby from Mary Poppins.

Produced by Luke Whitlock for BBC Wales.

59 minutes

Last on

Sun 21 Apr 2019 16:00

Music Played

  • Traditional Irish


    Performer: Conor Lyons. Music Arranger: Desmond Earley. Choir: Choral Scholars of University College Dublin. Conductor: Desmond Earley.
    • Signum SIGCD558.
    • Signum.
    • 1.
  • Orlande de Lassus

    Missa Amor ecco colei (Kyrie)

    Ensemble: Brabant Ensemble. Director: Stephen Rice.
    • HYPERION CDA67887.
    • 18.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Let us break their bonds asunder (Messiah)

    Choir: Polyphony. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • HYPERION : CDA-67800.
    • 18.
  • Franz Schubert

    Mass in E flat major, D 950: Benedictus

    Singer: Susan Gritton. Singer: Pamela Helen Stephen. Singer: Mark Padmore. Singer: Matthew Rose. Orchestra: Collegium Musicum 90. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos : CHAN0750.
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • Henry Purcell

    The Fairy Queen (Hush, no more)

    Singer: Michael George. Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • CORO COR16092.
    • CORO.
    • 9.
  • Mélanie Bonis

    Adoro te

    Choir: Schola Saint-Sauveur, Aix-en-Provence. Director: Jean‐François Sénart.
    • Voice of Lyrics VOL C345.
    • Voice of Lyrics.
    • 3.
  • Louis-James Lefebure-Wely

    Sortie in E flat major for organ

    Performer: Jane Parker‐Smith.
    • Motette CD11691.
    • Motette.
    • 12.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    O Virtus Sapientiae

    Performer: Christopher Monks. Ensemble: Armonico Consort.
    • Signum : SIGCD-235.
    • Signum.
    • 9.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    West Side Story: America

    Singer: Karen Olivo. Singer: Jennifer Sanchez. Ensemble: New Broadway Cast And Orchestra. Director: Patrick Vaccariello.
    • Masterworks Broadway 88697523912.
    • Masterworks Broadway.
    • 7.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ave verum corpus K 618

    Choir: MDR Rundfunkchor Leipzig. Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Peter Schreier.
    • Philips 4262752.
    • Philips.
    • 13.
  • Paul Jarman

    Volta do mar Largo (Turn on the Open Sea)

    Performer: Paul Jarman. Performer: Llew Kirk. Performer: Peter Jacob. Choir: Gondwana Voices. Conductor: Lyn Williams.
    • ABC 4728222.
    • ABC.
    • 12.
  • Gabriel Jackson

    The End and the Beginning (The Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ)

    Singer: Emma Tring. Singer: Guy Cutting. Choir: Merton College Oxford Choir. Orchestra: Oxford Contemporary Sinfonia. Conductor: Benjamin Nicholas.
    • Delphian DCD34222.
    • Delphian.
    • 7.
  • Robert Sherman

    Stay Awake (Mary Poppins)

    Composer: Richard Sherman. Performer: Cantabile: The London Quartet.
    • Signum SIGCD055.
    • Signum SIGCD055.
    • 5.


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