A World of Song

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    A World of Song Sunday 14 December 2014


    A World of Song

    Tonight Liz is joined by Paul Hillier, artistic director of Chamber Choir Ireland, to discuss their new release Carols from the Old & New Worlds.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:00
      Title: Laulusild (Bridge Of Song)
      Composer: Tormis, Veljo
      Performer(s): Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
      Performer(s): Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
      Album: Baltic Runes, Harmonia Mundi, HMU 807485
      Duration: 3:49
    • 19:08
      Title: Suantrai Ar Slonaitheora
      Composer: Trad Arr Fiontan O Cearbhaill
      Performer(s): Chamber Choir Ireland
      Performer(s): Chamber Choir Ireland
      Album: Carols Vol III: Chamber Choir Ireland/ Paul Hillier, Harmonia Mundi, HMU 807610
      Duration: 3:57
    • 19:21
      Title: Parmi Vederle Lagrime
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Baritone), Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: The best of Jonas Kaufmann, 478 6029, Decca
      Duration: 5:28
    • 19:44
      Title: Libej Mne, Libej, Mir Mi Prej...
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Ben Heppner (Tenor), Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Dvorak: Rusalka, Decca, 4605682
      Duration: 10:16
    • 19:55
      Title: Merry Christmas, Baby
      Composer: Moore, Johnny/ Baxter, Lou
      Performer(s): Thomas Quasthoff (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Wolfgang Haffner (Percussion), Bruno Muller (E-Guitar)
      Album: Thomas Quasthoff: Mein Weihnachten, Deutsche Grammophon, 4793418
      Duration: 3:22

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