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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.

Motet

Sunday, November 9, 2014 - 9:00pm

Kullervo

Sunday, November 2, 2014 - 9:00pm

Choral Showcase

9:35 pm

Requiem

Giuseppe Verdi
Renée Fleming (soprano) Olga Borodina (mezzo-soprano) Andrea Bocelli (tenor) Ildebrando d'Arcangelo (bass) Kirov Orchestra and Chorus of the Mariinsky Theater, St. Petersburg Valery Gergiev (conductor)

Philips 289.468.079

Verdi Requiem
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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201410262135&labelcat=Philips 289.468.079

Choral Showcase

9:15 pm

Cantata 195. "Dem Gerechten muß das Licht" (For the reighteous must the light ever new be arising)

Johann Sebastian Bach
Shihomi Inoue-Heller (soprano) Andreas Schmidt (bass) Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart Württemberg Chamber Orchestra Helmut Rilling (conductor)

Laudate 98 859

Bach
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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201410262115&labelcat=Laudate 98 859

Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

On the Death of the Righteous (words by John Donne)

Jennifer Higdon
Mendelssohn Club of Philadephia Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia Alan Harler (conductor)

Innova 806

Higdon
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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201410262101&labelcat=Innova 806

Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

Mass in B Minor

Johann Sebastian Bach
Catherine Debosc (soprano) Catherine Denley (mezzo-soprano) James Bowman (counter-tenor) John Mark Ainsley (tenor) Michael George (bass) The Sixteen The Symphony of Harmony and Invention Harry Christophers (conductor)

Coro 16044

Bach
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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201410192101&labelcat=Coro 16044

Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

Divine Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Tobias Sims (Celebrant) Peter Scorer (Deacon) Choir of King's College, Cambridge Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

EMI 57677

Liturgy of St John Chrystostom Rachmaninoff
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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201410052101&labelcat=EMI 57677

Choral Showcase

9:25 pm

The Bells, Op. 35

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

DG 471.029

Rachmaninoff The Bells
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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201409282125&labelcat=DG 471.029

Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

Litany

Arvo Pärt
David James (countertenor) Rogers Covey-Crump (tenor) John Potter (tenor) Gordon Jones (bass) Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir Talinn Chamber Orchestra Tönu Kaljuste (conductor)

ECM 78118-21592

ARvo Part Litany
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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201409282101&labelcat=ECM 78118-21592

The Righteous

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 9:00pm

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