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Choral Showcase

Sundays at 9:00pm on Classical WETA 90.9FM

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.

Choral Showcase

9:35 pm

Mass in G Minor

Ralph Vaughan Williams
Richard Hickox Singers London Symphony Orchestra Richard Hickox (conductor)

Chandos 9984

Vaughn Williams: Symphony No. 4, etc.
Buy the CD 9984


Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 9:00pm

English: Transplanted & Native II

Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 9:00pm

Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

Mass in C Minor, K 427 "Great Mass"

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Patricia Petibon (soprano) Lynne Dawson (soprano) Joseph Cornwell (tenor) Alan Ewing (tenor) Les Sacqueboutiers de Toulouse Les Arts Florissants William Christie (conductor)

Erato 3984.26093

Mozart: Mass in C-Minor
Buy the CD 3984.26093

Choral Showcase

9:11 pm


Giuseppe Verdi
Anja Harteros (soprano) Sonia Ganassi (mezzo-soprano) Rolando Villazón (tenor) René Pape (baritone) Saint Cecilia National Academy Orchestra and Chorus Antonio Pappano (conductor)

EMI 98936

Verdi: Requiem
Buy the CD 98936

Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

All-Night Vigil: Cantique de Siméon; Ave Maria; Exapsalme (The Short Gloria)

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Choral Arts Society of Washington Mstislav Rostropovich (conductor)

Erato 2292-45269

Rachmaninoff: Vespers
Buy the CD 2292-45269

Choral Showcase

9:39 pm

Symphony of Psalms

Igor Stravinsky
Bavarian Radio Chorus and Orchestra Lorin Maazel (conductor)

RCA 68470

Strainvsky: Symphony of Psalms
Buy the CD 68470

Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

The Bells

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Marina Mescheriakova (soprano) Sergei Larin (tenor) Vladimir Chernov (baritone) Moscow State Chamber Choir Russian National Orchestra Mikhail Pletnev (conductor)

DG 471.029

Rachmaninoff: The Bells - Taneyev: John of Damascus
Buy the CD 471.029

English: Transplanted & Native

Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 9:00pm

Mozart's Great Mass

Sunday, June 5, 2016 - 9:00pm


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