Various ‎– The Greatest Choral Show On Earth

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Decca ‎– 289 466 075-2, Decca ‎– 289 466 076-2, Decca ‎– 289 466 077-2
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2 × CD, Compilation
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1-1 Chicago Symphony Orchestra* & Chorus* Chorus Of The Hebrew Slaves: Va, Pensiero
Composed By – Verdi*Conductor – Sir George Solti*Directed By [Chorus] – Margaret HillisLyrics By – Solera*
4:35
1-2 Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Philharmoniker Humming Chorus
Chorus Master – Norbert BalatschComposed By – Puccini*Conductor – Herbert von KarajanLyrics By – Illica*
2:57
1-3 Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor*, Wiener Philharmoniker Bridal Chorus: Treulich Geführtz Zihet Dahin
Chorus Master – Walter Hagen-GrollComposed By – Wagner*Conductor – Sir George Solti*
5:25
1-4 The King's College Choir, Cambridge* Miserere (Abridged)
Composed By – Allegri*Directed By – Sir David Willcocks*Edited By – Willcocks*Vocals [Treble] – Roy Goodman
7:18
1-5 Kantorei Der Dreikonigskirche, Frankfurt*, Orchestra Of The Collegium Musicum* Jesu Bleibet Meine Freunde
Composed By – J.S. Bach*Directed By – Kurt Thomas
2:57
1-6 The King's College Choir, Cambridge* Ave Verum Corpus
Composed By – Mozart*Directed By – Stephen CleoburyOrgan – James Vivian
3:37
1-7 The Choir Of St. John's College, Cambridge* Cantique De Jean Racine
Composed By – Mozart*Directed By – George Guest (2)Organ – Stephen Cleobury
5:49
1-8 St. Anthony Singers, The Goldsbrough Orchestra* Sherpherd's Farewell: Il S'en Va Loin De La Terre
Composed By – Berlioz*Directed By – Colin Davis*
5:01
1-9 Chœur* Et Orchestre Symphonique De Montréal* Pavane
Chorus Master – Iwan EdwardsComposed By – Fauré*Directed By – Charles DutoitLyrics By – Montesquiou*
6:42
1-10 Prague Philharmonic Choir* Totus Tuus (Excerpt)
Composed By – Górecki*Directed By – John Nelson (5)Lyrics By – Boguslawka*
4:41
1-11 Chicago Symphony Orchestra* & Chorus* Wie Lieblich Sind Deine Wohnungen
Composed By – Brahms*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Directed By [Chorus] – Margaret Hillis
5:53
1-12 Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Philharmoniker Pilgrim's Chorus: Beglückt Darf Nun Dich
Chorus Master – Norbert Balatsch, Wilhelm PitzComposed By – Wagner*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Vocals [Elisabeth] – Helga DerneschVocals [Wolfram] – Victor Braun
5:00
1-13 Chœur* Et Orchestre Symphonique De Montréal* Sanctus
Chorus Master – Iwan EdwardsComposed By – Fauré*Conductor – Charles Dutoit
3:05
1-14 Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor*, Wiener Philharmoniker Lacrimosa
Chorus Master [Chorus Director] – Peter BurianComposed By – Mozart*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Edited By – H.C. Robbins Landon
3:17
1-15 The King's College Choir, Cambridge* Song For Athene
Composed By – Tavener*Conductor – Stephen CleoburyLyrics By – Shakespeare*
6:02
1-16 Glen Ellyn Children's Chorus, Chicago Symphony Orchestra* & Chorus* Laus! Laus! Hosanna! Hosanna!
Chorus Master – Doreen Rao, Margaret HillisComposed By, Lyrics By – Berlioz*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Lyrics By – Gandonnière*, Nerval*
5:15
2-1 Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Philharmoniker Dies Irae ... Tuba Mirum
Composed By – Verdi*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*
4:07
2-2 Chicago Symphony Orchestra* & Chorus* Anvil Chorus: Vedi! Le Fosche
Chorus Master – Margaret HillisComposed By – Verdi*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Lyrics By – Bardare*, Cammarano*
2:47
2-3 Handel Opera Society Chorus & Orchestra* See The Conquering Hero Comes
Composed By – Handel*Conductor – Charles FarncombeLyrics By – Morell*
3:00
2-4 Chicago Symphony Orchestra* & Chorus* Sanctus
Chorus Master – Margaret HillisComposed By – J.S. Bach*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*
5:15
2-5 The King's College Choir, Cambridge*, English Chamber Orchestra Zadok The Priest
Composed By – Handel*Conductor – Sir David Willcocks*
5:55
2-6 Chicago Symphony Orchestra* & Chorus* Symphony No. 9 "Choral"
Bass Vocals – Hans SotinChorus Master – Margaret HillisComposed By – Beethoven*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Contralto Vocals – Reinhild RunkelSoprano Vocals – Jessye NormanTenor Vocals – Robert Schunk
6:59
2-7 Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor*, Wiener Philharmoniker Dies Irae
Chorus Master – Peter BurianComposed By – Mozart*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*
2:02
2-8 Chicago Symphony Orchestra* & Chorus* Die Himmel Erzählen
Bass Vocals – James Morris (5)Chorus Master – Margaret HillisComposed By – Haydn*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Lyrics By – Van Swieten*Soprano Vocals – Norma BurrowesTenor Vocals – Rüdiger Wohlers
3:31
2-9 John Alldis Choir, Boys' Chorus From Haberdasher's Aske's School, Elstree*, London Philharmonic Orchestra* Toreador Chorus: Les Voci, Les Voci
Chorus Master – Alan Taylor, John AlldisComposed By – Bizet*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Lyrics By – Meilhac*, Halévy*
4:14
2-10 Edinburgh Festival Chorus, Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment Thanks Be To God
Chorus Master – David Jones (18)Composed By – Mendelssohn*Conductor – Paul DanielLyrics By – Bartholomew*Organ – Stephen DoughtyVocals [Elijah] – Bryn Terfel
3:59
2-11 Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester Jauchzet, Frohlocket!
Chorus Master – Hans-Jürgen WilleComposed By – J.S. Bach*Conductor – Karl Münchinger
3:24
2-12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra* & Chorus* Wir Setzen Uns Mit Tränen Nieder
Chorus Master – Margaret HillisComposed By – J.S. Bach*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*
6:30
2-13 London Opera Chorus, National Philharmonic Orchestra Ave, Signor Degli Angeli E Dei Santi!
Chorus Master – Terry Edwards (2)Composed By – Boito*Conductor – Oliviero De Fabritiis
4:02
2-14 Chicago Symphony Orchestra* & Chorus* Hallelujah
Chorus Master – Margaret HillisComposed By – Handel*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*
3:46
2-15 London Philharmonic Choir*, London Philharmonic Orchestra* Rule Britannia
Arranged By – Sargent*Chorus Master – Neville CreedComposed By – Arne*Conductor – Sir Roger Norrington*Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Sarah Walker (2)
4:29
2-16 London Philharmonic Choir*, London Philharmonic Orchestra* Jerusalem
Chorus Master – Neville CreedComposed By – Parry*Conductor – Sir Roger Norrington*Lyrics By – Blake*Orchestrated By – Elgar*
2:45
2-17 Chœur* Et Orchestre Symphonique De Montréal* O Fortuna
Chorus Master – Iwan EdwardsComposed By – Orff*Conductor – Charles Dutoit
2:39
2-18 Ambrosian Opera Chorus*, London Symphony Orchestra* Soldier's Chorus: Gloire Immortelle
Chorus Master – John McCarthyComposed By – Gounod*Conductor – Richard BonyngeLyrics By – Barbier*, Carre*
3:14
2-19 Ambrosian Opera Chorus*, London Symphony Orchestra* Apothéosis
Chorus Master – John McCarthyConductor – Richard Bonynge
2:05

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