A Program Sung in Latin

March 31, 2018, 4:30 pm

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Selections will be heard from religious works by Charpantier, Rossini, Verdi and Bruckner as well as Orff’s Carmina Burana and a choral work from the film The Lion in Winter. Among the various artists will be Cecilia Bartoli, Luba Orgaosova and Jussi Bjoerling.


“Prelude”, “Te Deum Laudamus” by Marc‐Antoine Charpantier
Academy of St. Martin’s in the Fields conducted by Philip Ledger
Choir of King’s College, Cambridge with Steven Roberts (EMI 1978)

Stabat Mater “Quis est Homo” by Gioachino Rossini
The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Myung‐Whun Chung
Cecilia Bartoli and Luba Orgonasova  (1995 DGG)

“Ingemisco” from The Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi
The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Fritz Reiner
Jussi Bjoerling, tenor (DECCA 1960)

“Great” “Sanctus” from The Mass No.3 by Anton Bruckner
The New Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra conducted by Daniel Barenboim
Soloists are Heather Harper, Anna Reynolds, Robert Tear (EMI 1972)

“Eleanore, Reginae” by Dennis Stevens
From the film The Lion in Winter
by The Academia Monteverdiana, conducted by Dennis Stevens

“O Fortuna” Carmina Burana by Carl Orff
London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, Andre Previn, conductor
(EMI 1974)