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The Rundfunkchor Berlin is a German classical choir founded in 1925.

In the 1950s the choir was divided into the Berliner Solistenvereinigung and the Großer Chor des Berliner Rundfunks. These were united as Rundfunkchor Berlin in 1973.

The choir is one of four professional bodies under administration of Rundfunk Orchester und Chöre GmbH Berlin, founded in 1994 and jointly owned by Deutschlandradio (40%), Bundesrepublik Deutschland (35%) and Land Berlin (20%): Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin (RSB) founded 1925 continuing in East Berlin, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, founded 1946 in West-Berlin as the RIAS-Symphonie-Orchester (RSO), the Rundfunkchor Berlin, and the RIAS Kammerchor founded 1948 in West-Berlin.

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Discography

Album

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1974 Die Schöpfung Haydn; Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Helmut Koch 1
1984 Carmina burana Carl Orff; Sylvia Greenberg, James Bowman, Stephen Roberts, RSO Berlin und Chor, Riccardo Chailly 5 2
1987 Mehrstimmige Gesänge Franz Schubert; Rundfunkchor Berlin, Berliner Solisten, Dietrich Knothe 1
1991 Hymnen Franz Schubert; Peter Schreier, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Berliner Solisten, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Dietrich Knothe 1
1991 Mass in C minor, K. 427 Mozart; Barbara Bonney, Arleen Augér, Hans Peter Blochwitz, Robert Holl, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado 1
1992 Alt-Rhapsodie / Schicksalslied / Nänie / Gesang der Parzen Johannes Brahms; Marjana Lipovšek, Ernst-Senff-Chor, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado 1
1993 Das Wunder der Heliane Erich Wolfgang Korngold; Tomowa-Sintow, Welker, De Haan, Runkel, Pape, Gedda, Petzold, Rundfunk Chor Berlin, RSO Berlin, John Mauceri 1
1995 Missa Solemnis Ludwig van Beethoven; Júlia Várady, Iris Vermillion, Vinson Cole, René Pape, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker, Sir Georg Solti 1
1997 Die Vögel Braunfels; Kwon, Wottrich, Kraus, Holzmair, Görne, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Lothar Zagrosek 1
1997 Der Messias Georg Friedrich Händel; Regina Werner, Heidi Rieß, Peter Schreier, Theo Adam, Solistenvereinigung und Rundfunkchor Berlin, Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchester Berlin, Helmut Koch 1
1999 Waxman: The Song of Terezín / Zeisl: Requiem Ebraico Waxman, Zeisl, Riedel; Kraus, Jones, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Rundfunk-Kinderchor Berlin, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Lawrence Foster 2
1999 La Transfiguration de Notre Seigneur Jésus-Christ Olivier Messiaen; NDR-Chor, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Karl Anton Rickenbacher, Yvonne Loriod 1
2002 Gurrelieder Schoenberg; Karita Mattila, Anne Sofie von Otter, Thomas Moser, Philip Langridge, Thomas Quasthoff, Rundfunkchor Berlin, MDR Rundfunkchor, Ernst Senff Chor, Berliner Philharmoniker, Simon Rattle 1
2002 Tatjana Franz Lehár; Rundfunkchor Berlin, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Michail Jurowski 1
2007 Ein deutsches Requiem Brahms; Berliner Philharmoniker, Simon Rattle, Dorothea Röschmann, Thomas Quasthoff, Rundfunkchor Berlin 1
2010 Ein deutsches Requiem: version for piano, four hands Johannes Brahms; Rundfunkchor Berlin, Simon Halsey 1
2011 Mahler 2 "Resurrection" Mahler; Kate Royal, Magdalena Kožená, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker, Simon Rattle 1
2011 Der fliegende Holländer Richard Wagner; Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Marek Janowski 1
2015 Chrysostomos-Liturgie Sergei Rachmaninow; Rundfunkchor Berlin, Nicolas Fink 1
2015 Lauda per la Natività del Signore Ottorino Respighi; Suh, Funkhauser, Adam, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Polyphonia Ensemble Berlin, Nicolas Fink, Māris Sirmais 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2014 Carl Orff - Carmina Burana Berliner Philharmoniker, Simon Rattle; Sally Matthews, Lawrence Brownlee, Christian Gerhaher; Rundfunkchor Berlin 1

Album + Live

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2013 The Bells / Symphonic Dances Rachmaninov; Ľuba Orgonášová, Dmytro Popov, Mikhail Petrenko, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker, Simon Rattle 1

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