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Stravinsky: Les Noces and Other Choral Music ()

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This 1990 recording demonstrates how well a collection of related works can be organized into a cohesive program with a clear, far-sighted theme. It is a collection of Stravinsky's choral works, with Les noces (The Wedding) as its focal point. Opening with a collection of traditional Russian bridal songs, the disc then treats listeners to Stravinskian adaptations of Slavonic sacred vocal pieces and Russian peasant songs. As well, the composer's completions of some unfinished Gesualdo scores are included, and the recording ...

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  1. Now Little Grey Duck, song (a.k.a. "Blue Duckling")
  2. Good day, my fair one, bridal folk songs from the Voronezh district
  3. Oh, mother, my little head hurts
  4. Now, Thou Little Pine Tree, bridal folk song from the Voronezh district
  5. In My Ample Chamber, bridal folk song from the Voronezh district
  6. Les Noces III (The Wedding), ballet in 4 tableaux for vocal soloists, chorus, 4 pianos & percussion
  7. Russian Peasant Songs (4), for female chorus ("The Saucers")
  8. Russian Peasant Songs (4), for female chorus & 4 horns ("The Saucers")
  9. Otche Nash' (Pater Noster), for chorus
  10. Bogoroditse D'vo, for chorus
  11. Symbol of Faith (Simbol' vyeri), for chorus
  12. Da pacem, Domine, motet for 6 voices, W. 9/19
  13. Assumpta est Maria, motet for 6 voices, W. 9/58
  14. Illumina nos misericordiarum, motet for 7 voices, W. 9/89
  15. Anthem: The Dove Descending Breaks the Air, for chorus
  16. Introitus: T. S. Eliot in Memoriam, for male chorus & chamber ensemble
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Stravinsky: Les Noces and Other Choral Music
1993, Hyperion

UPC: 034571164106

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