Song of Joy

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1Carmina Burana - O Fortuna
choir vocals:
Knabenchor des Staats- und Domchores Berlin and Shin-Yu Kai Choir
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker
conductor:
小澤征爾 (conductor and composer)
recording of:
Carmina Burana: Fortuna imperatrix mundi: I. O Fortuna
composer:
Carl Orff (composer) (in 1936)
publisher:
B. Schott’s Söhne (publisher; do not use as label)
version of:
O Fortuna (Poem, CB 17)
part of:
Carmina Burana: Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi
Carl Orff2:25
2Weihnachtsoratorium BWV 248 - Jauchzet, Frohlocket!
trumpet:
Trompetenensemble Ludwig Güttler
choir vocals:
Rundfunkchor Leipzig
orchestra:
Staatskapelle Dresden (Dresden Symphonic Orchestra)
conductor:
Peter Schreier (German tenor and conductor)
recording of:
Weihnachts-Oratorium, BWV 248: Teil I, I. Coro „Jauchzet, frohlocket“
premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (on 1734-12-25)
composed in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (from 1734 until 1735)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician)
is based on:
Kantate, BWV 214 "Tönet, ihr Pauken! Erschallet, Trompeten!": I. Coro "Tönet, ihr Pauken! Erschallet, Trompeten!"
part of:
Weihnachts-Oratorium, BWV 248 ("Christmas Oratorio")
Johann Sebastian Bach7:39
3Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben BWV 147 - Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
oboe:
Neil Black (oboist)
choir vocals:
Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral (London)
soprano vocals:
Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano)
orchestra:
English Chamber Orchestra
conductor:
Barry Rose (organist / choirmaster)
recording of:
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
orchestrator:
Leopold Stokowski (conductor)
lyricist:
Robert Bridges (poet)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician)
translated version of:
Kantate, BWV 147 „Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben“: Teil II, X. Choral „Jesus bleibet meine Freude“ (Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring)
recording of:
Kantate, BWV 147 „Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben“: Teil II, X. Choral „Jesus bleibet meine Freude“ (Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring)
premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (on 1723-07-02)
lyricist:
Martin Janus (German Protestant minister, c. 1620–1682) (in 1665)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (in 1723)
part of:
Kantate, BWV 147 „Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben“
Johann Sebastian Bach3:17
4Messiah - I know that my Redeemer liveth
choir vocals:
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks
solo soprano vocals:
Margaret Price (soprano)
orchestra:
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
conductor:
Sir Colin Davis (English conductor)
recording of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III, no. 45. Air “I know that my Redeemer liveth” (Soprano)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (in 1741)
part of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III
George Frideric Handel6:15
5Messiah - Hallelujah!
choir vocals:
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks
orchestra:
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
conductor:
Sir Colin Davis (English conductor)
recording of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II, no. 44. Chorus: “Hallelujah”
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (in 1741)
librettist:
Charles Jennens
part of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II
George Frideric Handel3:49
6Paulus-Oratorium op. 36 - Mache dich auf, werde LichtFelix Mendelssohn4:58
7Die Jahreszeiten - Juchhe! Juchhe! Der Wein ist daJoseph Haydn6:12
8Die Jahreszeiten - Dann bricht der große Morgen an!Joseph Haydn5:15
9Die Entführung aus dem Serail - Singt dem großen Bassa LiederWolfgang Amadeus Mozart1:46
10Die Entführung aus dem Serail - Bassa Selim lebe langeWolfgang Amadeus Mozart1:29
11Der Freischütz - Was gleicht wohl auf Erden (Jägerchor)
choir vocals:
Rundfunkchor Leipzig
orchestra:
Staatskapelle Dresden (Dresden Symphonic Orchestra)
conductor:
Sir Colin Davis (English conductor)
recording of:
Der Freischütz: Akt III. Nr. 15. Jägerchor „Was gleicht wohl auf Erden dem Jägervergnügen?“ (Chor)
composer:
Carl Maria von Weber (composer)
librettist:
Johann Friedrich Kind (German dramatist)
part of:
Der Freischütz: Akt III
Carl Maria von Weber3:14
12Fidelio - Wer ein holdes Weib errungenLudwig van Beethoven3:56
13Symphonie Nr. 9 d-moll op. 125 - Freunde, nicht diese Töne - Freude schöner Götterfunken
bass vocals:
Theo Adam (German classical bass-baritone)
choir vocals:
Kinderchor des Philharmonischen Chores Dresden, Rundfunkchor Berlin and Rundfunkchor Leipzig
contralto vocals:
Annelies Burmeister (contralto)
soprano vocals:
Anna Tomowa‐Sintow (soprano)
tenor vocals:
Peter Schreier (German tenor and conductor)
orchestra:
Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
conductor:
Kurt Masur (conductor)
partial recording of:
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 “Choral”: IV. Finale. Presto – Allegro assai (Ode an die Freude / Ode to Joy)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (German composer) (from 1822 until 1824)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright)
is based on:
An die Freude
part of:
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 “Choral”
Ludwig van Beethoven8:22
14Symphonie Nr. 9 d-moll op. 125 - Seid umschlungen, Millionen
bass vocals:
Theo Adam (German classical bass-baritone)
choir vocals:
Kinderchor des Philharmonischen Chores Dresden, Rundfunkchor Berlin and Rundfunkchor Leipzig
contralto vocals:
Annelies Burmeister (contralto)
soprano vocals:
Anna Tomowa‐Sintow (soprano)
tenor vocals:
Peter Schreier (German tenor and conductor)
orchestra:
Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
conductor:
Kurt Masur (conductor)
partial recording of:
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 “Choral”: IV. Finale. Presto – Allegro assai (Ode an die Freude / Ode to Joy)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (German composer) (from 1822 until 1824)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright)
is based on:
An die Freude
part of:
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 “Choral”
Ludwig van Beethoven9:13
15Tannhäuser - Freudig begrüßen wir die edle große HalleRichard Wagner6:13

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part of:Eloquence (Deutsche Grammophon/Decca/Philips Classics, classical series established in 1999) (order: 9)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/15110917 [info]