3 CD / Coro / 2007-09-04Works: William Walton: Make we joy now in this Fest, carol arrangement for chorus (Christmas Carols no 1); Kenneth Leighton: Carols (3), Op. 25; Peter Racine Fricker: A Babe Is Born; Edmund Rubbra: The Virg...
Performers: Birchall, Simon [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Burrows, Peter; Carwood, Andrew; Clarke, Fiona; Crabtree, Libby; Dean, Ruth; Dunkley, Sally; Forbes, Patricia; Hodges, Christopher; Hoffnung, Benedict; Jeffrey...
Conductors: Christophers, Harry
Ensemble: ; The Sixteen (Choir)
Performed with every virtue and every grace including fresh, firm tone, uncanny precision and the finest possible control of grades and shades of volume.
1 CD / New World / 1998-06-01Works: George Frederick Root: Cantata for 2 sopranos, mezzo-soprano, tenor, 2 baritones, bass, chorus & piano ("The Haymakers")
Performers: Abasolo, Patti; Brannon, Linda; Bush, Phyllis; Finley, Carolyn; Hodges, Christopher; Jones, Mark; Much, Marc; Myers, Mark; Petersen, Gary; Phillips, Burrill; Rose, Erma
Conductors: McKinley, Frank
Ensemble: University of North Texas Grand Chorus
Until the publication of The Haymakers in 1857, George Root was primarily known as a composer of Civil War songs (such as "The Battle Cry...continue...