Choral Arts of Chattanooga: Brubeck in Chattanooga (00 1 CD)

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Choral Arts of Chattanooga: Brubeck in Chattanooga

Song Name   Composer   Arranger
We Three Kings   John Henry Hopkins   Dave Brubeck
Though I Speak With The Tongues Of Men And Of Angels   Iola & Dave Brubeck
Power Chorale And Fugue   Dave Brubeck
Yes, We All Have Our Cross To Bear: Chorale   Dave Brubeck   Dave Brubeck / Nancy Wade
Alleluia   Dave Brubeck
Regret   Dave Brubeck   Philip Rice
Psalm 30   Dave Brubeck
Yes We All Have Our Cross To Bear: Swing Version   Dave Brubeck   Dave Brubeck / Nancy Wade

Directed by Philip Rice

Dave Brubeck is one of the most well-known jazz pianists of all time yet he has also composed several large-scale works including two ballets, a musical, an oratorio, four cantatas, a mass, works for jazz combo and orchestra, and many solo piano pieces. This is a collection of this jazz legend's choral compositions and arrangements recorded over two evenings with Brubeck playing piano on six tracks with the Chattanooga Choral Artists, who he specifically requested to make this recording with, and the others tracks being his a cappella choral works. The emphasis is on Brubeck as composer, not pianist, and is an example of Brubeck's passion, fueled no doubt by his belief that music is the definitive vehicle for emotional expression, transcending generations, musical genres and geographic and cultural borders.

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