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, May 28, 2017 - 9:00pm
American masterpieces for Memorial Day weekend.
John Corigliano: Fern Hill
Nimbus 5449; Kansas City Chorale; Sandra Brennan, violin; Jo Anne Taylor, violin; Michael Ryan-Wenger, viola; Bryan Taylor, cello; Charles Bruffy, conductor.
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms
Naxos 8.559177; Thomas Kelly, treble; Elizabeth Franklin-Kitchen, soprano; Victoria Nayler, alto; Jeremy Budd, tenor; Paul Charrier, bass; Bournemouth Symphony Chorus; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Marin Alsop, conductor.
Leonard Bernstein: Missa brevis
Chandos 5028; Simon Baker, counter-tenor; BBC Singers; Richard Benjafield and Chris Brannick, percussion; Leonard Slatkin, conductor.
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