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Choral singing enjoys astonishing vitality in the United States of America. Alongside Bernstein's prodigious Chichester Psalms, Barber's Two Choruses, and Erb's much-loved arrangement of Shenandoah, Graham Ross and the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge introduce us to the colorful works of the younger generation of composers on the other side of the Atlantic. This recording is splendid panorama of American choral music from the post-war period to the present day.
Choral singing enjoys astonishing vitality in the United States of America. Alongside Bernstein's prodigious Chichester Psalms, Barber's Two Choruses, and Erb's much-loved arrangement of Shenandoah, Graham Ross and the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge introduce us to the colorful works of the younger generation of composers on the other side of the Atlantic. This recording is splendid panorama of American choral music from the post-war period to the present day.
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Rolling River: American Choral
Artist: Lestyn Davies
Format: CD
New: Available $19.98
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Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. Bernstein: Chichester Psalms: I
2. Bernstein: Chichester Psalms: II
3. Bernstein: Chichester Psalms: III
4. Bernstein: Hashkiveinu
5. Traditional: Shenandoah (Arr. By James Erb)
6. Barber: 2 Choruses, Op. 42: No. 1, Twelfth Night
7. Barber: 2 Choruses, Op. 42: No. 2, to Be Sung on the Water
8. Howells: Take Him, Earth, for Cherishing
9. Higdon: O Magnum Mysterium
10. Shaw: And the Swallow
11. Lang: Protect Yourself from Infection
12. Muhly: A Great Stone
13. Muhly: A Good Understanding
14. Whitacre: Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine

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Choral singing enjoys astonishing vitality in the United States of America. Alongside Bernstein's prodigious Chichester Psalms, Barber's Two Choruses, and Erb's much-loved arrangement of Shenandoah, Graham Ross and the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge introduce us to the colorful works of the younger generation of composers on the other side of the Atlantic. This recording is splendid panorama of American choral music from the post-war period to the present day.
        
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