Annotation

Cantus:
tenors: Brian Arreola, Bradley Cramer‐Erbes, Michael Hanawalt, Albert Jordan, Gary Ruschman, Pete Zvanovec;
baritones: Kelvin Chan, Alan Dunbar, Adam Reinwald;
basses: Tom McNichols, Tim Takach

Annotation last modified on 2019-08-16 07:08 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Prelude (Before Dawn)
1:16
2 Sea Fever
3:04
3 Break, Break, Break
2:41
4 Songs of the Sea: Drake’s Drum
3:11
5 Songs of the Sea: Outward Bound
2:49
6 Songs of the Sea: Devon, O Devon
1:59
7 Songs of the Sea: Homeward Bound
5:42
8 Songs of the Sea: The Old Superb
3:41
9 Jonah’s Song
2:10
10 Shenandoah (Sea Chanty)
3:55
11 Lowlands (Sea Chanty)
4:36
12 Muistse mere laulud
10:22
13 Incantatio maris aestuosi
7:42
14 Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald
5:39
15 Valparaiso
4:00
16 A True Heart Is Waiting
7:40

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Alan Dunbar (baritone, founding member of male vocal ensemble Cantus) (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 14)
cello:
Mira Frisch (cello professor at UNC Charlotte) (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 14)
piano:
Charles Kemper (pianist, organist and harpsichordist) (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (tracks 4–8)
arranger:
Alice Parker (track 11)
Robert Shaw (conductor) (track 11)
Marshall Bartholomew (1927) (track 10)
Alan Dunbar (baritone, founding member of male vocal ensemble Cantus) (1999) (track 14)
Timothy Takach (2004) (track 15)
composer:
Gordon Lightfoot (track 14)
Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (Irish composer) (tracks 4–8)
Amy Beach (composer and pianist) (1931) (track 2)
Veljo Tormis (composer) (1979) (track 12)
Peter Schickele (composer) (1980) (track 9)
Gordon Sumner (1996) (track 15)
Veljo Tormis (composer) (1996) (track 13)
Brian Arreola (1998) (track 3)
Edie Hill (2004) (tracks 1, 16)
editor:
John Atkinson (engineering, editing, mixing, mastering) (tracks 1–16)
engineer:
John Atkinson (engineering, editing, mixing, mastering) (tracks 1–16)
lyricist:
Gordon Lightfoot (track 14)
John Masefield (track 2)
L.M. Montgomery (tracks 1, 16)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 12–13)
Gordon Sumner (1996) (track 15)
mixer:
John Atkinson (engineering, editing, mixing, mastering) (tracks 1–16)
premiered by:
Cantus (male vocal a cappella ensemble based in Minneapolis, Minnesota) (2005-03-29) (track 16)
producer:
Erick Lichte (tracks 1–16)
solo baritone vocals:
Kelvin Chan (baritone vocalist) (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (tracks 4–8)
Alan Dunbar (baritone, founding member of male vocal ensemble Cantus) (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (tracks 11, 14)
solo tenor vocals:
Brian Arreola (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 12)
Gary Ruschman (tenor vocalist) (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 12)
writer:
Herman Melville (track 9)
publisher:
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 14)
recorded at:
arrangement of:
Shenandoah (track 10)
is the basis for:
Back Home in Derry (track 14)
[The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald] (untitled instrumental work by the Gossman Project) (track 14)
later parody versions:
part of:
Songs of the Sea, op. 91 (tracks 4–8)
recording of:
A True Heart Is Waiting (TTBB a cappella) (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 16)
Break, Break, Break (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 3)
Incantatio maris aestuosi (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 13)
Jonah’s Song (TTBB) (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 9)
Lowlands (sea shanty, arr. Alice Parker & Robert Shaw) (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 11)
Muistse mere laulud (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 12)
Prelude: Before Dawn (TTBB a cappella) (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 1)
Sea Fever (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 2)
Shenandoah (sea shanty, arr. Marshall Bartholomew) (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 10)
The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 14)
Valparaiso (2005-06-20 – 2005-06-24) (track 15)

Release

design:Timothy C. Takach
mastering:John Atkinson (engineering, editing, mixing, mastering)
ASIN:US: B000JYW6AE [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/13399605 [info]