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Chez Nous: Christmas with Elektra

Audio Samples

>Praetorious, Michael : Musae Sioniae
>Henderson, Edward : Star Song, for chorus & jazz ensemble
>Traditional, Christmas : Joys Seven (Joshua Himes's Millennial Harp, 1842)
>Britten, Benjamin : A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28
>Enns, Jeffrey : Da Pacem, for chorus & piano
>Traditional, Christmas : We've been a while a-wandering, carol ("The Yorkshire Wassail Song")
>Buckley, Robert : December, for soloists, chorus & brass ensemble
>Smith, Stephen : Three in White
>     A Suite of Songs About Snow, medley for chorus
>Kantor, Daniel : Night of Silence, for vocal ensemble (after Gruber)

Album Summary

>Praetorious, Michael : Musae Sioniae
>Henderson, Edward : Star Song, for chorus & jazz ensemble
>Traditional, Christmas : Joys Seven (Joshua Himes's Millennial Harp, 1842)
>Britten, Benjamin : A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28
>Enns, Jeffrey : Da Pacem, for chorus & piano
>Traditional, Christmas : We've been a while a-wandering, carol ("The Yorkshire Wassail Song")
>Buckley, Robert : December, for soloists, chorus & brass ensemble
>Smith, Stephen : Three in White
>Kantor, Daniel : Night of Silence, for vocal ensemble (after Gruber)
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Recording information: Ryerson United Church, Vancouver.



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Works Details

>Praetorious, Michael : Musae Sioniae
  • Performers: Elektra Women's Choir; Stephen Smith [Piano/Composer] (Piano)
  • Conductor: Morna Edmundson
  • Running Time: 3 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1600

>Henderson, Edward : Star Song, for chorus & jazz ensemble
  • Performers: Jodi Proznick; Elektra Women's Choir; Stephen Smith [Piano/Composer] (Piano); Edward Henderson (Guitar)
  • Conductor: Morna Edmundson
  • Running Time: 5 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Vocal

>Traditional, Christmas : Joys Seven (Joshua Himes's Millennial Harp, 1842)
  • Performers: Elektra Women's Choir; Stephen Smith [Piano/Composer] (Piano); Fiona Blackburn (Voice); Holly Kennedy (Voice); Stephanie Ching (Voice)
  • Conductor: Morna Edmundson
  • Running Time: 3 min. 20 sec.

>Britten, Benjamin : A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28
  • Performers: Katherine Goheen (Soprano); Elektra Women's Choir; Stephen Smith [Piano/Composer] (Piano); Rita Costanzi (Harp); Marianne Kleer (Voice)
  • Conductor: Morna Edmundson
  • Running Time: 20 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 1942

>Enns, Jeffrey : Da Pacem, for chorus & piano
  • Performers: Katherine Goheen (Soprano); Elektra Women's Choir; Stephen Smith [Piano/Composer] (Piano); Marianne Kleer (Voice)
  • Conductor: Morna Edmundson
  • Running Time: 3 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary

>Traditional, Christmas : We've been a while a-wandering, carol ("The Yorkshire Wassail Song")
  • Performers: Katherine Goheen (Soprano); Elektra Women's Choir; Stephen Smith [Piano/Composer] (Piano); Marianne Kleer (Voice)
  • Conductor: Morna Edmundson
  • Running Time: 2 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Buckley, Robert : December, for soloists, chorus & brass ensemble
  • Performers: Katherine Goheen (Soprano); Elektra Women's Choir; Stephen Smith [Piano/Composer] (Piano); Marianne Kleer (Voice)
  • Conductor: Morna Edmundson
  • Running Time: 6 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary

>Smith, Stephen : Three in White :: A Suite of Songs About Snow, medley for chorus
  • Performers: Sal Ferreras (Percussion); Katherine Goheen (Soprano); Elektra Women's Choir; Stephen Smith [Piano/Composer] (Piano); Marianne Kleer (Voice); Eric Hominick (Piano); Marlis Macaulay (Flute)
  • Conductor: Diane Loomer
  • Running Time: 5 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary

>Kantor, Daniel : Night of Silence, for vocal ensemble (after Gruber)
  • Performers: Jodi Proznick; Katherine Goheen (Soprano); Elektra Women's Choir; Stephen Smith [Piano/Composer] (Piano); Marianne Kleer (Voice); Edward Henderson (Guitar)
  • Conductor: Diane Loomer
  • Running Time: 4 min. 12 sec.