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Harald Weiss (b.1949): Requiem - Schwarz vor Augen und es ward Licht! / Dorothee Mields, Andreas Karasiak

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Album Summary

>Weiss, Harald : Requiem ("Schwarz vor Augen und es ward Licht!")
Performers Conductor Ensemble Composer

Notes & Reviews:

The Hanover Boys Choir sing the debut performance of Harald Weiss's requiem "Schwarz vor Augen und es ward Licht!" Colorful soundscapes are counterbalanced by soft, percussive elements: a flowing, meditative piece of music that does justice both to the work's thematic context as well as to the pure sound ideal of a boys' choir. Alongside the liturgical texts from the Latin Mass for the Dead, the composer has compiled his own libretto from the Bible and poetry from the 19th and 20th centuries.

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: NDR Studios, Hannover, Germany (10/30/2009-10/31/2009).



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>Weiss, Harald : Requiem ("Schwarz vor Augen und es ward Licht!")
  • Performers: Daniel Buhl (Boy Soprano); Gerrit Hulst (Boy Soprano)
  • Conductor: Jörg Breiding
  • Ensemble: NDR Radio Philharmonic
  • Notes: NDR Studios, Hannover, Germany (10/30/2009-10/31/2009)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Choral