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Two Thousand Years - Music From The Major Television Series

Album Summary

>Hartshorne : Theme tune to 2000 Years television series
>Melodus, St. Romanus : Kontakion
>Hildegard of Bingen : O ignis spiritus Paracliti
>Chancelier, Philippe Le : Luto carens et latere (à 3)
>Traditional, Christmas : Edi Beo Thu, Hevene Queene, carol (English)
>Desprez, Josquin : Absolve quesumus/Requiem aeternam, motet for 6 parts
>Lassus, Orlando de : Timor et tremor
>Byrd, William : Rejoice, rejoice, with heart and voice
>Tomkins, Thomas : Woe Is Me for 6 voices
>Purcell, Henry : Hear my prayer, O Lord
>Allegri, Gregorio : Miserere
>Monteverdi, Claudio : Vespro della Beata Vergine
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Mass in B minor, BWV 232
>Handel, George Frideric : Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio
>Pergolesi, Giovanni : Work(s)
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Ave verum corpus
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Missa solemnis in D major, Op. 123
>Berlioz, Hector : L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Requiem Mass
>Parry, Charles H. : Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra)
>Fauré, Gabriel : Requiem, Op. 48
>Rachmaninov, Sergey : Vespers (All-Night Vigil), for alto, tenor & chorus, Op. 37
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : God that madest earth and heaven, hymn ("Ar Hyd Y Nos")
>Barber, Samuel : Agnus Dei
>Britten, Benjamin : A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28
>Tavener, John : Funeral Ikos, for chorus
>Monk, Meredith : Dawn (from "Book of Days")
>Gorecki, Henryk M. : Symphony no 3, Op. 36 ("Symphony of Sorrowful Songs")
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Works Details

>Hartshorne : Theme tune to 2000 Years television series
  • Performers: Trevor Burley (Cello); Sue Frost (Oboe); Shelley Van Loen (Violin)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 7 sec.

>Melodus, St. Romanus : Kontakion :: Excerpt
  • Performer: Moscow Madrigal Ensemble (Oboe)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 2 sec.

>Hildegard of Bingen : O ignis spiritus Paracliti
  • Performers: Marie-Claire Brockshaw (Voice); Claire Courtney (Voice); Harriet Poyer-Sleeman (Voice)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Medieval
  • Written: circa 1140-1179

>Chancelier, Philippe Le : Luto carens et latere (à 3)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Medieval

>Traditional, Christmas : Edi Beo Thu, Hevene Queene, carol (English)
  • Performers: Alison Gascoigne (Soprano); Camilla Otaki (Soprano)
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: by 1500

>Desprez, Josquin : Absolve quesumus/Requiem aeternam, motet for 6 parts
  • Performers: Simon Carrington (Baritone); Bob Chilcott (Treble); Stephen Connolly; Alastair Hume (Countertenor); David Hurley (Countertenor); Bruce Russell (Treble)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Written: 1505

>Lassus, Orlando de : Timor et tremor
  • Running Time: 6 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral

>Byrd, William : Rejoice, rejoice, with heart and voice
  • Running Time: 1 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Vocal

>Tomkins, Thomas : Woe Is Me for 6 voices
  • Running Time: 4 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral

>Purcell, Henry : Hear my prayer, O Lord
  • Running Time: 2 min. 59 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: circa 1681

>Allegri, Gregorio : Miserere
  • Performers: Rebecca Daldorph (Soprano); James Elias (Bass); Louisa Keily (Soprano); Reiner Schneider-Waterberg
  • Running Time: 8 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 16th Century

>Monteverdi, Claudio : Vespro della Beata Vergine :: Intonatio - Deus in adiutorium
  • Conductor: Konrad Junghanel
  • Ensemble: Concerto Palatino
  • Running Time: 2 min. 15 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1610

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Mass in B minor, BWV 232 :: Sanctus
  • Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock
  • Running Time: 5 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1748-1749

>Handel, George Frideric : Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio :: I know that my Redeemer liveth
  • Performer: Patrizia Kwella (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Mark Stephenson
  • Ensemble: London Musici
  • Running Time: 6 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 1741

>Pergolesi, Giovanni : Work(s) :: [Unspecified] Salve Regina
  • Performer: Ruth Ziesak (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Michael Schneider
  • Running Time: 3 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626 :: Lacrimosa
  • Conductor: Colin Davis
  • Running Time: 3 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Ave verum corpus
  • Performer: Silas Standage (Organ)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1791

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Missa solemnis in D major, Op. 123 :: Sanctus
  • Performers: Uwe Heilmann (Tenor); Luba Orgonasova (Soprano); Jan-Hendrik Rootering (Bass)
  • Conductor: Colin Davis
  • Running Time: 4 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1819-1823

>Berlioz, Hector : L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25
  • Running Time: 5 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 10/1850-07/1854

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Requiem Mass :: Dies irae - Requiem
  • Performer: Carol Vaness (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Colin Davis
  • Running Time: 5 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1874

>Parry, Charles H. : Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra)
  • Performer: Philip Rushforth (Organ)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1916

>Fauré, Gabriel : Requiem, Op. 48 :: In Paradisum
  • Conductor: Richard Marlow
  • Ensemble: London Musici
  • Running Time: 3 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1887-1900

>Rachmaninov, Sergey : Vespers (All-Night Vigil), for alto, tenor & chorus, Op. 37 :: Hail Mary
  • Running Time: 3 min. 15 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1915

>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : God that madest earth and heaven, hymn ("Ar Hyd Y Nos")
  • Running Time: 1 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1906

>Barber, Samuel : Agnus Dei
  • Running Time: 9 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1967

>Britten, Benjamin : A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28 :: Balulalow
  • Performers: Marie-Claire Brockshaw (Voice); Frances Kelly (Harp)
  • Conductor: Richard Marlow
  • Running Time: 1 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 1942

>Tavener, John : Funeral Ikos, for chorus
  • Performers: Bob Chilcott (Treble); Stephen Connolly; David Hurley (Countertenor); Philip Lawson (Baritone); Bruce Russell (Treble); Nigel Short (Countertenor)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1981

>Monk, Meredith : Dawn (from "Book of Days")
  • Performers: Katie Geissinger (Mezzo Soprano); Alexandra Montano (Mezzo Soprano)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 1985

>Gorecki, Henryk M. : Symphony no 3, Op. 36 ("Symphony of Sorrowful Songs") :: 2nd movement. Lento e largo
  • Performer: Doreen DeFeis (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Adrian Leaper
  • Running Time: 9 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1976