album

Hallelujah - 35 Great Sacred Choruses

35 songs (2 hours and 22 minutes) Released on January 1, 2004
Disc 1
1
Vivaldi: I. Gloria in excelsis Deo
Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields Chorus/Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields/Sir Neville Marriner & Antonio Vivaldi
2:20
2
Mozart: Ave verum corpus, K.618
Swedish Radio Choir/Stockholm Chamber Choir/Berliner Philharmoniker/Riccardo Muti & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
3:22
3
Mendelssohn: And Then Shall Your Light Break Forth (From Elijah)
New Philharmonia Chorus, Wilhelm Pitz, New Philharmonia Orchestra & Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos
3:16
4
Tallis: If Ye Love Me (1994 Remaster)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Sir Philip Ledger
2:23
5
Beethoven: 'Hallelujah' [Chorus: Welten singen Dank und Ehre...Preiset ihn, ihr Engelchöre (Angels) with preceding recit.: Bald ist gänzlich überwunden (Jesus) from Christus am Ölberge Op. 85] (1970 Digital Remaster)
Philharmonische Chor der Stadt Bonn, Chor des Theaters der Stadt Bonn, Scheer, Nicolai Gedda, Orchester der Beethoven-Halle, Bonn & Volker Wangenheim
4:47
6
J.S. Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (From Cantata No. 147)
Various artists & Johann Sebastian Bach
3:29
7
The Creation, H 21 no 2: The heavens are telling
Walter Gieseking
3:33
8
Franck: Panis angelicus (Remastered)
Halle Choir, Hallé Orchestra & Maurice Handford
4:53
9
J.S. Bach: I. Magnificat
Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields Chorus/Laszlo Heltay/Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields/Sir Neville Marriner & Johann Sebastian Bach
2:38
10
Byrd: Ave verum corpus (Gradualia I, 1605) (2004 Remaster)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Sir David Willcocks
4:35
11
Brahms: IV. Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen (Mässig bewegt)
Jessye Norman, Jorma Hynninen, BBC Symphony Chorus, London Philharmonic Choir, Richard Cooke, London Philharmonic Orchestra & Klaus Tennstedt
6:06
12
Allegri: Miserere - Miserere Mei, Deus
Timothy Beasley-Murray, Gerald Finley, The Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
5:43
13
Handel: Hallelujah (Chor)
Karl Christian Kohn, Chor der St. Hedwig's-Kathedrale, Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker & Karl Forster
1:35
14
How lovely are the messengers
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Hanna Schwarz, Werner Hollweg, Helen Donath, Knabenchor 'Wuppertaler Kurrende', Chor des Städt. Musikvereins zu Düsseldorf, Düsseldorfer Symphoniker, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos & Wolfgang Gülich
3:41
15
Handel: For Unto Us A Child Is Born (From Messiah ed. Basil Lam)
The Ambrosian Singers, English Chamber Orchestra & Sir Charles Mackerras
4:16
16
Lacrimoso son' io, K 555
Anna Moffo, Eberhard Waechter, Fiorenza Cossotto, Renato Ercolani, Philharmonia Orchestra & Carlo Maria Giulini
2:52
17
Mozart: Laudate Dominum
Edda Moser/Julia Hamari/Nicolai Gedda/Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau/Chor Des Bayerischen Rundfunks/Symphonieorchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks/Eugen Jochum & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
5:04
18
Handel: Hallelujah Chorus (From Messiah ed. Basil Lam) (1987 Remaster)
The Ambrosian Singers, English Chamber Orchestra & Sir Charles Mackerras
4:02
Disc 2
1
Handel: Zadok The Priest (Coronation Anthem for George II ed. Basil Lam) (1994 Remaster)
The Ambrosian Singers, Menuhin Festival Orchestra & Yehudi Menuhin
5:40
2
Gounod: Sanctus
Barbara Hendricks, Laurence Dale, Jean-Philippe Lafont & Georges Prêtre
5:28
3
Mendelssohn: No. 29 - He, Watching Over Israel, Slumbers Not (Chorus)
Dame Gwyneth Jones, Dame Janet Baker, Nicolai Gedda, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Simon Woolf, New Philharmonia Chorus, Wilhelm Pitz, Wandsworth School Boys' Choir, Russell Burgess & Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos
3:53
4
Hassler: O Sacred Head, Sore Wounded ('Passion Chorale': English Hymnal No. 102; O Haupt voll Blud und Wunden from the St Matthew Passion BWV244 Nos. 21 & 72)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Sir David Willcocks
2:40
5
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: See the conqu'ring hero comes
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, The Wallace Collection, Thomas Williamson & Stephen Cleobury
2:55
6
Ave Maria
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
2:53
7
Haydn: Gloria
Carol Vaness, Dagmar Schellenberger, Doris Soffel, Keith Lewis, Petteri Salomaa, Hermann Christian Polster, Hansjürgen Scholze, Chor Des Reichssenders Leipzig, Jörg-Peter Weigle, Staatskapelle Dresden & Sir Neville Marriner
8:52
8
9. Chorus (unacc.): God So Loved The World
Guildford Cathedral Choir & Barry Rose
3:37
9
Purcell: Rejoice In The Lord Alway, Z.49 (1990 Remaster)
Michael Cockerham, Andrew King, Nicholas Hayes, The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Francis Grier & Sir Philip Ledger
8:07
10
I Was Glad
Cambridge University Musical Society, The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Royal Military School Of Music Band, New Philharmonia Orchestra & Sir Philip Ledger
6:44
11
Vaughan Williams: O Taste And See
Ivan Sharpe, Winchester Cathedral Choir, James Lancelot & Martin Neary
1:40
12
Vaughan Williams: O, Clap Your Hands
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, English Chamber Orchestra & Sir David Willcocks
3:09
13
Tavener: Song For Athene
Winchester Cathedral Choir & David Hill
6:05
14
All People That On Earth Do Dwell (The Old Hundredth)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, The Wallace Collection, Benjamin Bayl & Stephen Cleobury
4:51
15
Purcell: Thou Knowest, Lord From Funeral Music For Queen Mary 1695
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Sir Philip Ledger & The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
2:18
16
Beethoven: 'Ode To Joy' From Symphony No. 9 In D Minor 'Choral', Op.125
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
3:17
17
Rutter: A Gaelic Blessing (Words Adapted From An Old Gaelic rune)
Choristers Of St Paul's Cathedral, City of London Sinfonia, Andrew Lucas & John Scott
1:48