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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.

Shakespeare

Sunday, November 24, 2013 - 9:00pm

Choral Showcase

9:59 pm

Eighth Book of Madrigals: Hor che 'l ciel e la terra e 'l vento tace (Now that the heavens, earth and wind are silent)

Claudio Monteverdi
The King's Consort Robert King (conductor)

Vivat 10.4

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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201311172159&labelcat=Vivat 10.4

Choral Showcase

9:08 pm

Cantata. "The Company of Heaven"

Benjamin Britten
Peter Barkworth (speaker) Sheila Allen (speaker) Cathryn Pope (soprano) Dan Dressen (tenor) Christopher Herrick (organ) London Philharmonic Choir English Chamber Orchestra Philip Brunelle (conductor)

Vivat 10.4

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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201311172108&labelcat=Vivat 10.4

Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

Seventh Book of Madrigals: Chiome d'oro (Golden Tresses); Interrotte speranze (Unfulfilled Hopes)

Claudio Monteverdi
The King's Consort Robert King (conductor)

Vivat 10.4

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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201311172101&labelcat=Vivat 10.4

Choral Showcase

9:53 pm

Rejoice in the Lamb

Benjamin Britten
Simon Channing (treble) James Bowman (counter-tenor) RIchard Morton (tenor) Marcus Creed (conductor) Choir of King's College, Cambridge James Lancelot (organ) David Corkhill (percussion) Philip Ledger (conductor)

EMI 47709

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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201311102153&labelcat=EMI 47709

Choral Showcase

9:19 pm

Dixit Dominus

George Frideric Handel
Lynne Dawson (soprano) Lynda Russell (soprano) Charles Brett (countertenor) Ian Partidge (tenor) Michael George (bass) The Sixteen Choir and Orchestra Harry Christophers (conductor)

Chandos 0517

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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201311102119&labelcat=Chandos 0517

Choral Showcase

9:13 pm

O sacrum convivium

Thomas Tallis
The Sixteen Choir Harry Christophers (conductor)

Chandos 0513

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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201311102113&labelcat=Chandos 0513

Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

Hymn to St Cecilia

Benjamin Britten
Richard Cross (treble) Choir of King's College, Cambridge David Willcocks (conductor)

EMI 47709

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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201311102101&labelcat=EMI 47709

Choral Showcase

9:26 pm

Missa Brevis

Leonard Bernstein
BBC Singers Simon Baker (counter-tenor) BBC Symphony Orchestra Leonard Slatkin (conductor)

Chandos 5028

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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201311032126&labelcat=Chandos 5028

Choral Showcase

9:12 pm

Missa brevis (Mass in F Major, Hob. XXII:1)

Joseph Haydn
Susan Gritton (soprano) Pamela Helen Stephn (mezzo-soprano) Collegium Musicum 90 Richard Hickox (conductor)

Chandos 0640

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http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Playlist?source=WETA&date=201311032112&labelcat=Chandos 0640

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