A World of Song

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    A World of Song Sunday 1 March 2015

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    A World of Song

    It's the music we all share - from simple airs to the grandeur of opera, sacred chant to the sturdy chorus - Liz Nolan celebrates the wealth of Western vocal music.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:01
      Title: Als Flotter Geist - Ja Das Alles Ehr
      Composer: Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Nicolai Gedda (Tenor), Franz Allers, Bayerisches Staatsorchester, Chor Der Bayerischen Munchen
      Album: The Very Best of Nicolai Gedda, EMI Classics, 2435850902
      Duration: 2:50
    • 19:05
      Title: I Wish And I Wish
      Composer: Quilter, Roger
      Performer(s): Kitty Whately (Mezzo Soprano)
      Performer(s): Joseph Middleton (Piano)
      Album: This Other Eden: Kitty Whately, Champs Hill Records, CHRCD094
      Duration: 2:14
    • 19:07
      Title: Hymn To St. Cecilia
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): The Sixteen
      Performer(s): The Sixteen
      Album: Benjamin Britten: A Boy Was Born/ Hymn to St. Cecilia, Collins Classics, 12862
      Duration: 10:53
    • 19:18
      Title: Why Do The Nations
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), John Fisher (Harpsichord), Scottish Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Handel Arias - Bryn Terfel ~~ A233618, Deutsche Grammophon, 453480-2
      Duration: 4:54
    • 19:25
      Title: E Il Sol Dell'anima (Act 1)
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Nicolai Gedda (Duca) (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Nicolai Gedda (Duca) (Tenor), Reri Grist (Gilda) (Soprano), Orchestra Dell'opera Di Roma
      Album: The most famous Opera Duets, Encore, CDE681292
      Duration: 5:11
    • 19:32
      Title: My Own Country.
      Composer: Warlock, Peter
      Performer(s): Kitty Whately (Mezzo Soprano)
      Performer(s): Joseph Middleton (Piano)
      Album: This Other Eden: Kitty Whately, Champs Hill Records, CHRCD094
      Duration: 2:14
    • 19:39
      Title: My Love (Governor's Serenade)
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard, Wilbur, Richard, La Touche, John
      Performer(s): Nicolai Gedda
      Performer(s): Nicolai Gedda, June Anderson, London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Leonard Bernstein Theatre Works (Recordno: 002894779263) ~~ PD OB, Deutsche Grammophon, 002894779263
      Duration: 2:28
    • 19:43
      Title: The Salley Gardens
      Composer: Gurney, Ivor
      Performer(s): Kitty Whately (Mezzo Soprano)
      Performer(s): Joseph Middleton (Piano)
      Album: This Other Eden: Kitty Whately, Champs Hill Records, CHRCD094
      Duration: 2:22
    • 19:45
      Title: From The Gutters
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Teresa Cahill, Anne Pashley
      Performer(s): Teresa Cahill, Anne Pashley, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Heather Harper
      Album: Britten: Peter Grimes ~~ PD LN, Philips, 4325782
      Duration: 4:37
    • 19:50
      Title: Standchen -- Not Available
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Jussi Bjorling (Ten)
      Performer(s): Jussi Bjorling (Ten), Frederick Schauwecker (Pno)
      Album: Jussi Bjorling: The Ultimate Collection (Recordno: 74321242812), RCA Victor, 74321242812
      Duration: 4:33
    • 19:55
      Title: Gloria: (Iii) Domine Deus, Rex Coelestis
      Composer: Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Patricia Petibon (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Patricia Petibon (Soprano), Orchestre De Paris, Choeur De L'Orchestre De Paris
      Album: Poulenc: Stabat Mater, Deutsche Grammophon, 4791497
      Duration: 4:27

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