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Melodia Women's Choir: Twilight in the Garden of Dreams

Song NameComposer
Say, Who Is This?Gustav Holst
O Love I ComplainGustav Holst
When First We MetGustav Holst
Sorrow and JoyGustav Holst
Angels Spirits of SleepGustav Holst
Love On My HeartGustav Holst
When Icicles Hang By The WallE.J Moeran
The Bayley Beareth the Bell Away-Three PartsongsPeter Warlock
Lullaby - Three PartsongsPeter Warlock
Mourn No Moe - Three PartsongsPeter Warlock
Lauliku Lapsepoli Veijo Tormis
Hajnal Csillag (Morning Star)Donald Patriquin
On Suuri Sun Rantas Autius (How Lonely Are Your Shores)
Abschied (Farewell)Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Winterseufzer (Winter Sigh)Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Adagio ma non troppo Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
AllegrettoFanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
EchoJeffrey Van
When I Am Dead, My DearestTimothy Luby
Vesi Vasy Lumen Alle (Water Under Snow is Weary)Harri Wessman
Memorial Rag Elena Kats-Chernin

Directed by Cynthia Powell

"Twilight" is another beautiful, recording of a live concert with a classical, romantic theme by Melodia Women's Choir of New York City. Since its founding in 2003 by Executive Director Jenny Clark and Conductor Cynthia Powell, 32-strong Melodia's reputation and stature on the NYC Choral scene has been steadily rising. There are 21 songs here, some accompanied by piano and strings. Some of our favorites are Gustav Holst's "Seven Partsongs for Female Voices and Strings," "Three Partsongs" by Peter Warlock, Timothy Luby's "When I Am Dead, My Dearest," and four by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel, the partsongs "Abschied" (Farewell) and "Winterseufzer" (Winter Sigh), and "Adagio ma non troppo" and "Allegretto," of the two-part "String Quartet in E-flat." Most of these songs are new to us, and all are exquisitely performed. "Twilight" is a wonderful collection by one of NYC's finest women's Choral ensembles!

Item code: 6067C | 1 CD | $15.95 |add item to cart
Choral | Female | United States
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