Annotation

Recorded live in St. David's Hall, Cardiff, 1 Nov 2002.

Annotation last modified on 2009-10-22 00:57 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, op. 52, “Lobgesang” (Hymn of Praise): Sinfonia Felix Mendelssohn 23:08
2 Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, op. 52, “Lobgesang” (Hymn of Praise): Chorus “Alles, was Odem hat, lobe den herrn” Felix Mendelssohn 6:40
3 Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, op. 52, “Lobgesang” (Hymn of Praise): Tenor Solo “Sagt es … Er zählet unsre Tränen” Felix Mendelssohn 2:41
4 Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, op. 52, “Lobgesang” (Hymn of Praise): Chorus “Sagt es, die ihr erlöset seid” Felix Mendelssohn 1:46
5 Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, op. 52, “Lobgesang” (Hymn of Praise): Soprano Duet & Chorus “Ich harrete des Herrrn” Felix Mendelssohn 4:39
6 Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, op. 52, “Lobgesang” (Hymn of Praise): Tenor Solo “Stricke des Todes hatten uns umfagen” Felix Mendelssohn 3:53
7 Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, op. 52, “Lobgesang” (Hymn of Praise): Chorus “Die Nacht ist vergangen” Felix Mendelssohn 4:36
8 Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, op. 52, “Lobgesang” (Hymn of Praise): Choral “Nun danket alle Gott” Felix Mendelssohn 3:57
9 Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, op. 52, “Lobgesang” (Hymn of Praise): Soprano & Tenor Duet “Drum sing’ ich mit meinem Liede” Felix Mendelssohn 4:05
10 Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, op. 52, “Lobgesang” (Hymn of Praise): Chorus “Ihr Völker, bringet her dem Herrn” Felix Mendelssohn 5:41

Credits

CD 1

choir vocals:
BBC National Chorus of Wales (2002-11-01) (tracks 2, 4–5, 8, 10)
BBC National Chorus of Wales (2011-11-01) (track 7)
composer:
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (track 1)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1840) (tracks 2–10)
conductor:
Richard Hickox (conductor) (2002-11-01) (tracks 1–6, 8–10)
Richard Hickox (conductor) (2011-11-01) (track 7)
editor:
Jennifer Howells (tracks 1–10)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Pamela Helen Stephen (2002-11-01) (track 5)
orchestra:
BBC National Orchestra of Wales (2002-11-01) (tracks 1–6, 8–10)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales (2011-11-01) (track 7)
producer:
Tim Thorne (tracks 1–10)
recording engineer:
Paul Jenkins (engineer/editor) (track 3)
Paul Jenkins (engineer/editor) (2002-11-01) (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–10)
Paul Jenkins (engineer/editor) (2011-11-01) (track 7)
soprano vocals:
Véronique Gens (soprano) (2002-11-01) (track 9)
Véronique Gens (soprano) (2002-11-01 – 2002-11-02) (track 5)
tenor vocals:
Robert Tear (tenor) (2002-11-01) (tracks 3, 6, 9)
recorded at:
St David’s Hall in Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom (2002-11-01) (tracks 1–10)
is based on:
Nun danket alle Gott (Lutheran choral) (track 8)
later translated versions:
live recording of:
part of:
parts:

Release

mastering:Jennifer Howells
liner notes:Erik Levi
copyrighted by:BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) (2009)
phonographic copyright by:BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) (2009)
part of:The BBC Music Magazine Collection (number: Volume 17, Number 10)
ASIN:UK: B012L72BCY [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/9869682 [info]