Tune in on Sundays at 9:00 pm for a wide variety of classical choral music from Washington and beyond — from perennial favorites to new discoveries, from Gregorian Chant to the present — programmed by Classical WETA Music Director, David Ginder.
Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 9:00pm
Seraphic Fire performs the Mozart Requiem Tuesday at St. Paul's Episcopal on K Street (and the Brahms Requiem in April). Cantate Chamber Singers perform the Liebeslieder Waltzes on the 27th.
Morten Lauridsen: Mid-Winter Songs: Like Snow
(Poetry by Robert Graves); SFM Reincarnations; Seraphic Fire; Anna Fateeva, piano; Patrick Dupré Quigley, conductor.
Brahms: German Requiem: II. Denn alles Fleisch, es ist wie Gras (For all flesh is as grass)
SFM Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem; Seraphic Fire; Professional Choral Institute; Justin Blackwell and Scott Allen Jarrett, piano; Patrick Dupré Quigley, conductor.
Barber: Reincarnations, Op. 16
(Poetry by James Stephens); SFM Reincarnations; Seraphic Fire; Patrick Dupré Quigley, conductor.
Brahms: Liebeslieder Waltzes, Op. 52
Philips 432 152; Monteverdi Choir; Robert Levin and John Perry, pianists; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor.
Dominick DiOrio: A Dome of Many-coloured Glass: A Winter Ride
MSR 1499; Houston Chamber Choir; Scott Simpson, marimba; Robert Simpson, conductor.