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CHSA 5028
CHSA 5028
 
Bernstein: Kaddish/ Chichester Psalms/Missa Brevis
Running Time: 70:25
UPC Code: 095115502822

Release Date: February 2004
Composer (1918-1990)
Leonard Bernstein
Solo narrator*
Jamie Bernstein
Solo treble†
Pablo Strong
Solo mezzo-soprano*
Ann Murray
Solo counter-tenor*
Simon Baker
Choral *
The London Oratory School Schola
Choral
BBC Singers
Choral *†
BBC Symphony Chorus
Conductor
Leonard Slatkin
Venue
St Giles Church, Cripplegate
Venue
Watford Colosseum
Venue
Bias Studios, Springfield, Virginia, USA
Producer (Missa Brevis)
Michael Emery
Producer (other works)
Brian Couzens
Producer (at Bias Studios)
John Newton
Engineer (Missa Brevis)
Marvin Ware
Engineer (other works)
Ralph Couzens
Genre:
Choir

Temporarily out of stock

LEONARD BERNSTEIN

(1918-1990)
premiere recording of new narration by Jamie Bernstein

Kaddish (Symphony No. 3)*

41:35
for Orchestra, Mixed Chorus, Boys' Choir, Speaker and Soprano Solo
1.
I
Invocation. Adagio - Poco più andante - Movendo -
3:21
2.
Kaddish 1. L'istesso tempo - Allegro molto (Wild!) -
4:52
3.
II
Din-Torah. Di nuovo adagio - Rubato - Avanti -
6:57
4.
Kaddish 2. Andante con tenerezza -
8:38
5.
III
Scherzo. Presto scherzando, sempre pianissimo -
4:27
6.
Kaddish 3. Sostenuto - Tempo I - Broadly -
2:49
7.
Finale. Adagio - Più adagio - Adagissimo -
10:26

Chichester Psalms†

17:30
(in three movements)
for Mixed Chorus (or Male Chorus), Boy Solo and Orchestra
(to be sung in Hebrew)
Clare Loosley soprano - Lindsay Richardson mezzo-soprano - Andrew Castle tenor - Roger Carter bass
8.
I
Maestoso ma energico - Allegro molto -
3:31
9.
II
Andante con moto, ma tranquillo - Meno mosso -
5:21
10.
III
Prelude. Sostenuto molto -Adagio -
8:36
premiere recording of extended liturgical version

Missa Brevis‡

11:34
for A cappella Mixed Chorus (or Octet of Solo Voices) and Counter-tenor Solo with Incidental Percussion
(Amplified for church performance with the kind assistance of George Steel)
Richard Benjafield - Chris Brannick percussion
11.
1
Kyrie. Adagio -
0:59
12.
2
Gloria. Grave - Molto più presto - Meno mosso -
2:59
13.
3
Sanctus. Allegro molto -
1:13
14.
3A
Benedictus. Recitative - Prestissimo -
1:28
15.
4
Agnus Dei. Grave - Più mosso -
2:25
16.
4A
Dona nobis pacem. Grave come prima - Allegro
2:23
: 71:00
Solo: Jamie Bernstein narrator*
Solo: Pablo Strong treble†
Solo: Ann Murray mezzo-soprano*
Solo: Simon Baker counter-tenor*
Choral: The London Oratory School Schola *
Choral: BBC Singers
Choral: BBC Symphony Chorus *†
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
27 February 2003 (Missa Brevis)
1 & 2 March 2003 (other works, excluding Narration for Kaddish)
3 October 2003 (Narration for Kaddish)




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