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Hymn to the Sun

> Solhymne (Hymn to the Sun), Op. 77 - I. Tempo giusto
> Solhymne (Hymn to the Sun), Op. 77 - II. Parlando
> Solhymne (Hymn to the Sun), Op. 77 - III. Tempo giusto
> Forarssang (Spring Song) - Forarssang (Spring Song)
> Vandring i skoven (A Walk in the Forest) - Vandring i skoven (A Walk in the Forest)
> 2 Hans Christian Andersen Poems - No. 1. Lysets faedreland (The Native Land of Light)
> 2 Hans Christian Andersen Poems - No. 2. Loft mig kun bort (Come Lift Me Up)
> Psalm 23, "Herren er min hyrde" (The Lord is My Shepherd) - Psalm 23, "Herren er min hyrde" (The Lord is My Shepherd)
> 3 Pieces from the Psalms of David, Op. 74 - No. 1. Herre, din miskundhed raekker til Himlen (Thy mercy, O Lord, is in the heavens)
> 3 Pieces from the Psalms of David, Op. 74 - No. 2. Herre, min Gud, jeg raber om dagen (O Lord God of my salvation)
> 3 Pieces from the Psalms of David, Op. 74 - No. 3. Kom, lad os juble for Herren (O come, let us sing unto the Lord)
> Il cantico delle creature - Il cantico delle creature
> 3 Motets - I. Preghiera Semplice
> 3 Motets - II. Charitas Nunquam Excidit
> 3 Motets - III. Psalm 86 (Herr, Neyge deine Ohren)

Album Summary

>Holmboe, Vagn : Solhymne (Hymn to the Sun), for chorus, Op. 77
>Bruun, Peter : Forarssang (Spring Song), for chorus
>Bruun, Peter : Vandring i skoven (A Walk in the Forest), for chorus
>Norgård, Per : Two Hans Christian Andersen Poems, for chorus
>Holten, Bo : Psalm 23
>Koppel, Hermann D. : Pieces (3) for Mixed Choir with Texts from the Psalms of David, Op. 74
>Jersild, Jorgen : Il cantico delle creature, for chorus
>Ruders, Poul : Motets (3), for chorus
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Notes & Reviews:

Hymn to the Sun is the debut CD of the Danish National Vocal Ensemble, based in the new Concert Hall of the Danish Broadcasting Corporation. Hymn to the Sun presents some of the most prominent Danish 20th- and 21st-century composers of choral music in works using a modern, variegated musical language that draws inspiration from many different genres and styles. More than anything else, this is music inspired by highly evocative texts: Poems by Hans Christian Andersen; the Psalms of the Bible, and ancient poetry worshipping the Sun.

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: Koncerthuset, Studio 2 (2009-07-03_2009-07-05&2010-).



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Works Details

>Holmboe, Vagn : Solhymne (Hymn to the Sun), for chorus, Op. 77
  • Conductor: Soren Hansen
  • Notes: Koncerthuset, Studio 2 (2009-07-03_2009-07-05&2010-)
  • Running Time: 12 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1961

>Bruun, Peter : Forårssang (Spring Song), for chorus
  • Conductor: Soren Hansen
  • Notes: Koncerthuset, Studio 2 (2009-07-03_2009-07-05&2010-)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2000

>Bruun, Peter : Vandring i skoven (A Walk in the Forest), for chorus
  • Conductor: Soren Hansen
  • Notes: Koncerthuset, Studio 2 (2009-07-03_2009-07-05&2010-)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2000

>Per Norgård (Composer) (1932 - ) : Two Hans Christian Andersen Poems, for chorus
  • Conductor: Soren Hansen
  • Notes: Koncerthuset, Studio 2 (2009-07-03_2009-07-05&2010-)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 2004-2005

>Holten, Bo : Psalm 23 :: Herren er min hyrde (The Lord Is My Shepherd), for chorus
  • Conductor: Soren Hansen
  • Notes: Koncerthuset, Studio 2 (2009-07-03_2009-07-05&2010-)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2004

>Koppel, Hermann D. : Pieces (3) for Mixed Choir with Texts from the Psalms of David, Op. 74
  • Conductor: Soren Hansen
  • Notes: Koncerthuset, Studio 2 (2009-07-03_2009-07-05&2010-)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1962

>Jersild, Jorgen : Il cantico delle creature, for chorus
  • Performers: Klaudia Kidon (Soprano); Emil Lykke (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Soren Hansen
  • Notes: Koncerthuset, Studio 2 (2009-07-03_2009-07-05&2010-)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1991

>Ruders, Poul : Motets (3), for chorus
  • Performers: Poul Emborg (Tenor); Adam Riis (Tenor); Johan Karlstrom (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Soren Hansen
  • Notes: Koncerthuset, Studio 2 (2009-07-03_2009-07-05&2010-)
  • Running Time: 15 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1981