Michael Praetorius: 'Christmas Vespers' - Selections from Polyhymnia caduceatrix, Musica Sionae and Puericinium, and Terpsichore / Apollo's Fire, Sorrell
1 CD / Avie Records / 2015-11-01Works: Michael Praetorius: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, for 6 voices (from Musae Sioniae 5); Nun komm der Heiden Heiland; Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (from the Polyhymnia caduceatrix); Puer natus in Be...
Performers: Conklin, Patrick; Greenleaf, Jolle; Mello, Scott; Miller, Allison; Paetz, Allison; Shipper, Paul; Simon, Sandra; Snaidas, Nell; Solleck-Avella, Kirsten; Sponseller, Michael; Turner, Ryan
Conductors: Sorrell, Jeannette; Plank, Katherine; Nelson, Beth; Nelson, Richard
Ensemble: ; Apollo's Fire
"Music for the people" could have been the motto for 17th-century German composer Michael Praetorius. He adhered to the ideals of Protestant pioneer Martin Luther...continue...
Recording information: St. Paul's Church, Cleveland Heights, OH (12/09/2005-12/13/2005)....continue...