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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

9:01 pm

Vespers of the Blessed VIrgin (1610)

Claudio Monteverdi
Monteverdi Choir His Majesties Sagbutts and Cornetts English Baroque Soloists John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

Archiv 429.565

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Choral Showcase

9:24 pm

Saint Nicolas (A Cantata)

Benjamin Britten
Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor) Corydon Singers Choristers of St. George's Chapel, Windsor Girls of Warwick University Chamber Choir Choirs of Sevenoaks School and Tonbridge School Choir of Christ Church, Southgate Penshurst Choral Society The Occasional Choir Catherine Edwards (piano) John Alley (piano) John Scott (organ) English Chamber Orchestra Matthew Best (conductor)

Hyperion 66333

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Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28

Benjamin Britten
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge Sir David Willcocks (conductor)

EMI 47709

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Choral Showcase

9:56 pm


Arvo Pärt
Donna Carter (soprano) Robert Shaw Festival Singers Robert Salter (conductor)

Telarc 80406

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Choral Showcase

9:43 pm

Christmas Motets

Francis Poulenc
The Sixteen Harry Christophers (conductor)

Virgin Classics 91075

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Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

Czech Christmas Mass

Jakub Jan Ryba
Dagmar Vankátová (soprano) Pavla Ksicová (alto) Vladimir Dolezal (tenor) Václav Sibera (bass) Choir and Orchestra of the Czech Madrigalists Frantisek Zaver Thuri (conductor)

Naxos 554.428

Tyba Czech Christmas Mass
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Choral Showcase

12:06 am

Ave Maria

Franz Biebl

Chanticleer 8803

Our Heart's Joy
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Mass (Mozart and Rautavaara)

Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 9:00pm

Requiem: A New Look

Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 9:00pm

Mozart Requiem

Sunday, January 11, 2015 - 9:00pm


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