1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-10-31Works: Igor Stravinsky: Pater noster; Blessed Virgin; Credo, for chorus; Mass; Cantata, for 2 soloists, female chorus & chamber orchestra; Babel; Symphony of Psalms
Performers: Bogdan, Thomas; Feld, Melanie; Feller, Bart; Hart, Mary Ann [Mezzo-Soprano Vocals]; Parloff, Michael; Sherry, Fred [Cello]; Taylor, Stephen W. [Oboe]
Conductors: Craft, Robert
Ensemble: Gregg Smith Singers; Orchestra of St. Luke's; Philharmonia London; Simon Joly Chorus
This disc of sacred choral music features the masterly 'Symphony of Psalms,' which Stravinsky dedicated "to the glory of God." The composer himself wrote, "It...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2004-09-21Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Prelude to Genesis, for mixed chorus and orchestra, Op. 44; Nathaniel Shilkret: Creation, for narrator, chorus & orchestra (for collaborative cantata "Genesis Suite"); Alexandre Ta...
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: Ernst Senff Choir
The 'Genesis Suite' depicts the earliest Bible stories, including the Creation, Adam and Eve, the Flood, and the Tower of Babel, narrated by distinguished actors...continue...
1 CD / Orfeo / 1987-05-04Works: Igor Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms; Poems of Verlaine (2), song cycle for voice & piano or orchestra, Op. 9; Babel; Abraham and Isaac, sacred ballad for voice & chamber orchestra; Elegy for J. F. K....
Performers: Adler, Karl-Theo; Berger, Karl; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Bertini, Gary
Ensemble: Stuttgart Radio Chorus; Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra