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Sacred & secular choral music / Aaron Copland & Virgil Thomson.

Gloriae Dei Cantores. (Performer). Bybee, Luretta. (Performer). Chalmers, David C. (Performer). Jordan, James E. (Performer). Ortolani, David. (Performer). Patterson, Elizabeth C. (Conductor) (Conductor). Pugsley, Richard J. (Conductor). Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 In the beginning. (Added Author). Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 Old American songs, set 1. Simple gifts. (Added Author). Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 Old American songs, set 1. Boatmen's dance. (Added Author). Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 Old American songs, set 2. Selections; arranged. (Added Author). Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 Motets, mixed voices. (Added Author). Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989 Hymns from the Old South. (Added Author). Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989 Masses, voices (2), percussion. (Added Author). Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989 Tribulationes civitatum. (Added Author). Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989 De profundis. (Added Author). Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989 When I survey the bright celestial sphere. (Added Author). Gloriae Dei Brass Ensemble. (Performer).
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Peabody PL - Columbia City CLAS CD-2938 GLORIAE DEI CANTORES (Text) 30403001622661 Music CDs - Classical Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc (approximately 69 min.) : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/3 ins
  • Publisher: [Orleans, Mass.] : Gloriæ Dei Cantores ; [2000]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Choral music, sung in English.
Mostly for a capella mixed chorus; Old American songs arr. by the composer for mixed chorus and acc. of two pianos; Mass for 2-pt. women's chorus with (ad lib) percussion acc.; last work for unison chorus with acc. for organ and brass ensemble.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Craig Timberlake and texts (23 p.) inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
In the beginning (16:30) ; Old American songs. Simple gifts (1:32), The boatmen's dance (3:00), At the river (3:03), Zion's walls (2:04), Ching-a-ring-chaw (1:45) ; Four motets. Help us, o Lord (2:29), Thou, o Jehovah, abideth forever (2:01), Have mercy on us, o my Lord (3:28), Sing ye praises to our king (1:55) / Aaron Copland -- Hymns from the Old South. My shepherd will supply my need (3:51), The morning star (1:14), Green fields (2:39), Death 'tis a melancholy day (2:35) ; Mass for two-part chorus and percussion (9:43) ; Tribulationes civitatum (2:38) ; De profundis (2:45) ; When I survey the bright celestial sphere (4:52) / Virgil Thomson.
Participant or Performer Note:
Luretta Bybee, mezzo-soprano (1st work) ; David Ortolani, percussion (5th work) ; David Chalmers, James E. Jordan, jr. pianists (2nd work) ; Gloriæ Dei Cantores ; Gloriæ Dei Brass (last work) ; Elizabeth C. Patterson, Richard K. Pugsley, conductors.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded at Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Mass., September 2000.
Subject: Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with pianos (2).
Choruses, Sacred (Women's voices) with percussion.
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied.
Choruses, Sacred (Unison) with organ.
Hymns, English.
Genre: Motets.

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