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>Chant, Gregorian : Sub tuum praesidium, antiphon in mode 7
>Allegri, Gregorio : Miserere
>Dunstable, John : Veni Sancte Spiritus, isorhythmic motet for 4 voices, MB 32
>Tallis, Thomas : In manus tuas
>Sheppard, John : Verbum caro factum est
>Gabrieli, Giovanni : Buccinate in neomenia tuba
>Victoria, Tomas L. de : O magnum mysterium, motet for 4 voices
>Byrd, William : Ave verum corpus
>Palestrina, Giovanni : Tu es Petrus, motet for 7 voices (from Motets Book I)
>Dufay, Guillaume : Missa L'Homme arme, for 4 voices
>Lassus, Orlando de : Missa "Bell' Amfitrit' altera"
>Tye, Christopher : Mass "Euge bone"
>Isaac, Heinrich : Missa Paschalis (i), mass for 4 voices
>Byrd, William : Mass for 4 Voices
>Desprez, Josquin : Absalon, Fili Mi, motet for 4 parts (poss. spurious)
>Gibbons, Orlando : Hosanna to the Son of David
>Tallis, Thomas : Spem in alium
>Vivaldi, Antonio : "Domine Deus" from Gloria RV 589, for Soprano, Trumpet and Continuo
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Magnificat
>Handel, George Frideric : Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248
>Handel, George Frideric : Coronation Anthem
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Mass in B minor, BWV 232
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Orgelbuchlein
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Cantata no 140, "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme," BWV 140 (BC A166)
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Cantata no 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben" BWV 147
>Purcell, Henry : Thou knowest, Lord, Z. 58c
>Purcell, Henry : Hear my prayer, O Lord
>Lotti, Antonio : Crucifixus a 8
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Laudate Dominum
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Regina coeli, antiphon for soprano, chorus & orchestra, K. 127
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Mass in C minor, K 427 (417a) "Great"
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Mass no 15 for vocal soloists, chorus & orchestra in C major ("Coronation"), K. 317
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Exsultate jubilate, K 165 (158a)
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Ave verum corpus
>Haydn, Franz Joseph : The Creation, H 21 no 2
>Haydn, Franz Joseph : Mass in D minor, H 22 no 11 "Nelsonmesse"
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Mass in C major, Op. 86
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Die Ehre Gottes aus der Natur ("Himmel ruhmen des ewigen Ehre"), song for voice & piano, Op. 48/4
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Missa solemnis in D major, Op. 123
>Charpentier, Marc-Antoine : Te Deum
>Gounod, Charles : Ave Maria
>Gounod, Charles : Messe solennelle de Sainte Cécile
>Berlioz, Hector : L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25
>Berlioz, Hector : Te Deum, Op. 22
>Fauré, Gabriel : Requiem, Op. 48
>Duruflé, Maurice : Motets (4) on Gregorian themes, Op. 10
>Fauré, Gabriel : Cantique de Jean Racine, Op. 11
>Franck, César : Panis angelicus
>Poulenc, Francis : Gloria in G major
>Poulenc, Francis : Vinea mea electa, motet for chorus (4 motets pour un temps de penitence), FP 97/2
>Boëllmann, Léon : Suite Gothique, Op. 25
>Messiaen, Olivier : O sacrum convivium!
>Duruflé, Maurice : Requiem
>Hummel, Johann Nepomuk : Mass for soloists, chorus & orchestra no 2 in E flat major, Op. 80
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Elijah, Op. 70
>Rossini, Gioachino : Stabat mater
>Schubert, Franz : Psalm 23, D 706/Op. 132
>Schubert, Franz : Deutsche Messe, D 872
>Schubert, Franz : Ave Maria
>Elgar, Edward : Ave verum corpus, Op. 2 no 1
>Karg-Elert, Sigfrid : Chorale Improvisations (66) for Organ, Op. 65
>Bruckner, Anton : Ave Maria (II), motet for chorus in F major, WAB 6
>Gardiner, Henry Balfour : Evening Hymn
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Requiem Mass
>Brahms, Johannes : German Requiem, Op. 45
>Puccini, Giacomo : Messa di Gloria
>Parry, Charles H. : I Was Glad (Psalm 122), anthem for chorus & organ (or orchestra)
>Jenkins, Karl : A Mass for Peace "The Armed Man"
>Stravinsky, Igor : Blessed Virgin
>Bernstein, Leonard : Chichester Psalms
>Webber, Andrew Lloyd : Requiem
>Prizeman, Robert : Voca Me
>Kashif, Tolga : Ave Maria
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : Mass in G minor
>Gorecki, Henryk M. : Totus tuus, for chorus, Op. 60
>Pärt, Arvo : Magnificat
>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Ave Maria
>Tavener, John : Song for Athene
>Burgon, Geoffrey : Nunc dimittis, for chorus, trumpet & organ
>Rutter, John : Requiem
>Barber, Samuel : Agnus Dei
>Jenkins, Karl : Benedictus (from The Armed Man
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Works Details

>Chant, Gregorian : Sub tuum praesidium, antiphon in mode 7
  • Running Time: 1 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Medieval
  • Form: Choral

>Allegri, Gregorio : Miserere :: vv. 1-4 & 17-20
  • Performers: Timothy Beasley-Murray (Treble); Gerald Finley (Cantor)
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 5 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 16th Century

>Dunstable, John : Veni Sancte Spiritus, isorhythmic motet for 4 voices, MB 32
  • Ensemble: The Hilliard Ensemble
  • Running Time: 6 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Medieval
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: circa 1410-1453

>Tallis, Thomas : In manus tuas
  • Conductor: Philip Ledger
  • Running Time: 1 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1575

>Sheppard, John : Verbum caro factum est
  • Conductor: David Wulstan
  • Ensemble: Clerkes of Oxenford
  • Running Time: 6 min. 44 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1553-1558

>Gabrieli, Giovanni : Buccinate in neomenia tuba
  • Performer: Barry Rose (Organ)
  • Conductor: Denis Stevens
  • Ensemble: String & Brass Ensemble
  • Running Time: 4 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Tomás Luis de Victoria (Composer) (circa 1548 - 1611) : O magnum mysterium, motet for 4 voices
  • Conductor: David Willcocks
  • Running Time: 4 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1572

>Byrd, William : Ave verum corpus :: "O Lord, God of Israel"), motet for 4 voices (SATB)
  • Conductor: David Willcocks
  • Running Time: 4 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Written: 1605

>Palestrina, Giovanni : Tu es Petrus, motet for 7 voices (from Motets Book I)
  • Conductor: David Willcocks
  • Running Time: 3 min. 59 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1569

>Dufay, Guillaume : Missa L'Homme armé, for 4 voices :: Kyrie
  • Ensemble: The Hilliard Ensemble
  • Running Time: 4 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: circa 1460

>Lassus, Orlando de : Missa "Bell' Amfitrit' altera" :: Gloria
  • Conductor: George Guest
  • Running Time: 4 min. 19 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral

>Tye, Christopher : Mass "Euge bone" :: Credo
  • Conductor: Philip Ledger
  • Running Time: 5 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral

>Isaac, Heinrich : Missa Paschalis (i), mass for 4 voices :: Sanctus
  • Ensemble: The Hilliard Ensemble
  • Running Time: 4 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral

>Byrd, William : Mass for 4 Voices :: Agnus Dei
  • Ensemble: The Hilliard Ensemble
  • Notes: Composition written: 1592-93.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1592-1593

>Desprez, Josquin : Absalon, Fili Mi, motet for 4 parts (poss. spurious)
  • Ensemble: The Hilliard Ensemble
  • Running Time: 4 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1497

>Gibbons, Orlando : Hosanna to the Son of David
  • Conductor: David Willcocks
  • Running Time: 3 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: circa 1610

>Tallis, Thomas : Spem in alium
  • Performers: Alan Wilson (Organ); Wim Becu (Sackbut); Paul Nicholson (Organ)
  • Conductor: Andrew Parrott
  • Running Time: 10 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Written: circa 1567

>Vivaldi, Antonio : "Domine Deus" from Gloria RV 589, for Soprano, Trumpet and Continuo
  • Performers: Deborah Norman (Mezzo Soprano); Sarah Vocal] (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 2 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1715

>Vivaldi, Antonio : "Domine Deus" from Gloria RV 589, for Soprano, Trumpet and Continuo
  • Performers: Deborah Norman (Mezzo Soprano); Sarah Vocal] (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 2 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1715

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Magnificat :: Magnific
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 3 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 06/1733

>Handel, George Frideric : Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio :: For unto us a child is born
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Running Time: 4 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 1741

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 :: Bereite dich, Zion
  • Performer: Janet Baker (Mezzo-soprano)
  • Conductor: Philip Ledger
  • Running Time: 5 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1734

>Handel, George Frideric : Coronation Anthem
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 5 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1727

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Mass in B minor, BWV 232 :: Cum Sancto Spiritu
  • Conductor: Eugen Jochum
  • Running Time: 4 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1748-1749

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Mass in B minor, BWV 232 :: Et incarnatus est
  • Conductor: Eugen Jochum
  • Running Time: 4 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1748-1749

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Orgelbüchlein
  • Performer: Peter Hurford (Organ)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 1713-1715

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Cantata no 140, "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme," BWV 140 (BC A166) :: Zion hört die Wächter singen
  • Conductor: Wolfgang Gönnenwein
  • Ensemble: Consortium Musicum
  • Running Time: 4 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 11/25/1731

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244
  • Conductor: John Nelson
  • Running Time: 6 min. 24 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 1736

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Cantata no 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben" BWV 147 :: Jesus bleibet meine Freude (J
  • Conductor: David Willcocks
  • Running Time: 3 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 07/02/1723

>Purcell, Henry : Thou knowest, Lord, Z. 58c
  • Conductor: Philip Ledger
  • Ensemble: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
  • Running Time: 2 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1695

>Purcell, Henry : Hear my prayer, O Lord
  • Conductor: Philip Ledger
  • Running Time: 2 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: circa 1681

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244
  • Conductor: David Willcocks
  • Running Time: 2 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 1736

>Lotti, Antonio : Crucifixus à 8
  • Conductor: Philip Ledger
  • Running Time: 3 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: circa 1690-1739

>Handel, George Frideric : Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio :: I know that my redeemer liveth
  • Performer: Elizabeth Harwood
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Running Time: 6 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 1741

>Handel, George Frideric : Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio :: Hallelujah Chorus
  • Performer: Elizabeth Harwood
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Running Time: 4 min. 1 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 1741

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626 :: Introit. Requiem aeternam
  • Performer: Felicity Lott
  • Conductor: Franz Welser-Möst
  • Running Time: 4 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626 :: Kyrie
  • Performer: Felicity Lott
  • Conductor: Franz Welser-Möst
  • Running Time: 2 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626 :: Lacrimosa dies illa
  • Performer: Felicity Lott
  • Conductor: Franz Welser-Möst
  • Running Time: 2 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Laudate Dominum :: Laudate Dominum
  • Performer: Barbara Hendricks
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Running Time: 5 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1780

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Regina coeli, antiphon for soprano, chorus & orchestra, K. 127 :: Regina coeli
  • Conductor: Peter Neumann
  • Ensemble: Collegium Cartusianum
  • Running Time: 4 min. 4 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1772

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Mass in C minor, K 427 (417a) "Great"
  • Performer: Kiri Te Kanawa
  • Conductor: Raymond Leppard
  • Notes: Composition written: 1783.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 57 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1783

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Mass no 15 for vocal soloists, chorus & orchestra in C major ("Coronation"), K. 317 :: Benedictus
  • Performers: Edda Moser (Soprano); Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau; Julia Hamari; Nicolai Gedda
  • Conductor: Eugen Jochum
  • Running Time: 3 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1779

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Exsultate jubilate, K 165 (158a) :: Alleluia
  • Performer: Lucia Popp
  • Conductor: Georg Fischer
  • Running Time: 2 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1773

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Ave verum corpus
  • Conductor: Riccardo Muti
  • Running Time: 3 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1791

>Haydn, Franz Joseph : The Creation, H 21 no 2 :: With verdure clad
  • Performers: Philip Langridge; Arleen Augér; David Thomas (Bass)
  • Conductor: Simon Rattle
  • Notes: Composition written: 1798.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 1798

>Haydn, Franz Joseph : The Creation, H 21 no 2 :: The heavens are telling
  • Performers: Philip Langridge; Arleen Augér; David Thomas (Bass)
  • Conductor: Simon Rattle
  • Notes: Composition written: 1798.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 37 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 1798

>Haydn, Franz Joseph : Mass in D minor, H 22 no 11 "Nelsonmesse" :: Kyrie
  • Performers: Keith Lewis (Tenor); Christine Schonknecht; Robert Holl (Bass); Margaret Marshall (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Notes: Composition written: 1798.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1798

>Haydn, Franz Joseph : Mass in D minor, H 22 no 11 "Nelsonmesse" :: Gloria in excelsi
  • Performers: Keith Lewis (Tenor); Christine Schonknecht; Robert Holl (Bass); Margaret Marshall (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Notes: Composition written: 1798.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1798

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Mass in C major, Op. 86 :: Kyrie
  • Performers: Marius Rintzler (Bass); Theo Altmeyer (Tenor); Elly Ameling; Janet Baker (Mezzo-soprano)
  • Conductor: Carlo Giulini
  • Running Time: 5 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1807

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Die Ehre Gottes aus der Natur ("Himmel ruhmen des ewigen Ehre"), song for voice & piano, Op. 48/4
  • Conductor: Wilhelm Pitz
  • Running Time: 2 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1800

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Missa solemnis in D major, Op. 123 :: Gloria
  • Performers: Hans Tschammer (Bass); Hans-Peter Blochwitz (Tenor); Carol Vaness (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Jeffrey Tate
  • Running Time: 17 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1819-1823

>Charpentier, Marc-Antoine : Te Deum :: Prelude
  • Conductor: Philip Ledger
  • Running Time: 1 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: ?1692

>Gounod, Charles : Ave Maria
  • Performers: Janet Baker (Mezzo-soprano); Philip Ledger (Organ)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: circa 1852

>Gounod, Charles : Messe solennelle de Sainte Cécile :: Credo - openin
  • Performer: Laurence Dale (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Georges Prêtre
  • Running Time: 3 min. 50 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral

>Gounod, Charles : Messe solennelle de Sainte Cécile :: Sanctus
  • Performer: Laurence Dale (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Georges Prêtre
  • Running Time: 5 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral

>Berlioz, Hector : L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 4 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 10/1850-07/1854

>Berlioz, Hector : Te Deum, Op. 22 :: Tu, Christe, Rex gl
  • Performer: Marie-Claire Alain (Organ)
  • Conductor: John Nelson
  • Ensemble: Maîtrise d'Antony
  • Running Time: 5 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1849

>Gabriel Fauré (1845 - 1924) : Requiem, Op. 48 :: Pie Jesu
  • Performers: Nancy Argenta (Soprano); Stephen Farr (Organ)
  • Conductor: David Hill
  • Running Time: 3 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1887-1900

>Maurice Duruflé (Composer/Organ) (1902 - 1986) : Motets (4) on Gregorian themes, Op. 10
  • Conductor: David Hill
  • Running Time: 2 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1960

>Gabriel Fauré (1845 - 1924) : Cantique de Jean Racine, Op. 11
  • Performer: Stephen Farr (Organ)
  • Conductor: David Hill
  • Running Time: 5 min. 51 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1865

>César Franck (1822 - 1890) : Panis angelicus
  • Conductor: Maurice Handford
  • Running Time: 4 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1872

>Poulenc, Francis : Gloria in G major :: Laudamus te
  • Conductor: Georges Prêtre
  • Running Time: 3 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1959-1960

>Poulenc, Francis : Vinea mea electa, motet for chorus (4 motets pour un temps de pénitence), FP 97/2
  • Conductor: Harry Christophers
  • Ensemble: The Sixteen (Choir)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1938

>Léon Boëllmann (1862 - 1897) : Suite Gothique, Op. 25 :: Prière à Notre-Dame
  • Performer: Frederic Bayco (Organ)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 8 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1895

>Messiaen, Olivier : O sacrum convivium!
  • Conductor: Terry Edwards
  • Running Time: 5 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1937

>Maurice Duruflé (Composer/Organ) (1902 - 1986) : Requiem
  • Performers: Peter Barley (Organ); Olaf Bär (Baritone)
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 3 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1947

>Maurice Duruflé (Composer/Organ) (1902 - 1986) : Requiem
  • Performers: Peter Barley (Organ); Olaf Bär (Baritone)
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 5 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1947

>Gabriel Fauré (1845 - 1924) : Requiem, Op. 48 :: In Paradisum
  • Conductor: David Willcocks
  • Running Time: 3 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1887-1900

>Hummel, Johann Nepomuk : Mass for soloists, chorus & orchestra no 2 in E flat major, Op. 80 :: Sanctus
  • Conductor: Gerhard Wilhelm
  • Ensemble: Werner Keltsch Instrumental Ensemble
  • Running Time: 1 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1804

>Mendelssohn, Felix : Elijah, Op. 70 :: O rest in the Lord
  • Performer: Janet Baker (Mezzo-soprano)
  • Conductor: Rafae Frühbeck de Burgos
  • Running Time: 3 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 08/11/1846

>Mendelssohn, Felix : Elijah, Op. 70 :: And then shall your light break forth
  • Performer: Janet Baker (Mezzo-soprano)
  • Conductor: Rafae Frühbeck de Burgos
  • Running Time: 3 min. 19 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 08/11/1846

>Rossini, Gioachino : Stabat mater :: Cujus animam
  • Performer: Robert Gambill (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Riccardo Muti
  • Running Time: 6 min. 59 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1841

>Schubert, Franz : Psalm 23, D 706/Op. 132
  • Performer: Philip Ledger (Piano)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 12/1820

>Schubert, Franz : Deutsche Messe, D 872 :: Heilig, heilig, heili
  • Conductor: Wolfgang Sawallisch
  • Running Time: 2 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1826-1827

>Schubert, Franz : Ave Maria
  • Performer: Anneliese Rothenberger (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden
  • Running Time: 4 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1825

>Elgar, Edward : Ave verum corpus, Op. 2 no 1
  • Performer: Harry Bramma (Organ)
  • Conductor: Christopher Robinson
  • Running Time: 2 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1887

>Karg-Elert, Sigfrid : Chorale Improvisations (66) for Organ, Op. 65
  • Performer: Philip Ledger (Organ)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: March
  • Written: 1908-1910

>Bruckner, Anton : Ave Maria (II), motet for chorus in F major, WAB 6
  • Conductor: Wilhelm Pitz
  • Running Time: 3 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: circa 1861

>Gardiner, Henry Balfour : Evening Hymn
  • Performer: Thomas Trotter (Organ)
  • Conductor: Simon Halsey
  • Running Time: 6 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: circa 1910

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Requiem Mass :: Recordare
  • Performers: Nicolai Gedda; Nicolai Ghiaurov; Christa Ludwig
  • Conductor: Carlo Giulini
  • Running Time: 4 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1874

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Requiem Mass :: Ingemisco
  • Performers: Nicolai Gedda; Nicolai Ghiaurov; Christa Ludwig
  • Conductor: Carlo Giulini
  • Running Time: 3 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1874

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Requiem Mass :: Lux aeterna
  • Performers: Nicolai Gedda; Nicolai Ghiaurov; Christa Ludwig
  • Conductor: Carlo Giulini
  • Running Time: 6 min. 52 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1874

>Brahms, Johannes : German Requiem, Op. 45 :: Wie lie
  • Conductor: Klaus Tennstedt
  • Running Time: 6 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1857-1868

>Puccini, Giacomo : Messa di Gloria :: Gloria in ex
  • Conductor: Antonio Pappano
  • Running Time: 4 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1880

>Parry, Charles H. : I Was Glad (Psalm 122), anthem for chorus & organ (or orchestra)
  • Conductor: Philip Ledger
  • Ensemble: Royal Military School of Music Band
  • Running Time: 6 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1902

>Jenkins, Karl : A Mass for Peace "The Armed Man" :: A Mass for Peace, for soloists, chorus & orchestra
  • Performer: Paul Beniston (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Karl Jenkins
  • Running Time: 3 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 1999

>Stravinsky, Igor : Blessed Virgin
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 1 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1949

>Bernstein, Leonard : Chichester Psalms :: 1. Maestoso ma energico - Allegro molto
  • Performers: Rachel Masters (Harp); Daniel Sladden (Bass); Peter Barley (Organ); John Bowley (Tenor); David Corkhill (Percussion)
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 3 min. 50 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1965

>Webber, Andrew Lloyd : Requiem :: Pie Jesu
  • Performers: Jane Gilchrist (Mezzo Soprano); Simon Gibson (Organ)
  • Conductor: Kirk Trevor
  • Running Time: 2 min. 51 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1984

>Prizeman, Robert : Voca Me
  • Performers: Joseph Platt (Boy Soprano); Anthony Chadney (Treble); Christopher Robson (Countertenor)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 50 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary

>Kashif, Tolga : Ave Maria
  • Performers: Steve Price (Programming); Lesley Garrett
  • Conductor: Philip Ellis
  • Running Time: 4 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary

>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : Mass in G minor :: Kyrie
  • Conductor: David Willcocks
  • Running Time: 3 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1920-1921

>Henryk Mikolaj Górecki (Composer) (1933 - 2010) : Totus tuus, for chorus, Op. 60
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 8 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 1987

>Arvo Pärt (1935 - ) : Magnificat
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 6 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1989

>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Ave Maria :: Ave Maria
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 2 min. 59 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1915

>Tavener, John : Song for Athene
  • Conductor: David Hill
  • Running Time: 6 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1993

>Burgon, Geoffrey : Nunc dimittis, for chorus, trumpet & organ
  • Performers: Crispian Steele-Perkins (Trumpet); Paul Miles-Kingston (Treble); Martin Neary (Organ)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 44 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 1979

>Rutter, John : Requiem :: Requiem aeternam
  • Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
  • Running Time: 5 min. 39 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1985

>Barber, Samuel : Agnus Dei
  • Conductor: David Hill
  • Running Time: 7 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1967

>Jenkins, Karl : Benedictus (from The Armed Man :: A Mass for Peace, for soloists, chorus & orchestra
  • Performer: Guy Johnson (Cello)
  • Conductor: Karl Jenkins
  • Running Time: 7 min. 37 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary