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Cantemus Children's Choir
Choral Music of Kodaly 7

Song NameComposer
See the gypsiesZoltan Kodaly
Evening songZoltan Kodaly
Seven easy children's chorusesZoltan Kodaly
Dancing songZoltan Kodaly
Stork songZoltan Kodaly
Hippity, hoppityZoltan Kodaly
Six humorous canonsZoltan Kodaly
Honey, honeyZoltan Kodaly
King Laszlo's menZoltan Kodaly
Gypsy lamentZoltan Kodaly
Cohors generosaZoltan Kodaly
Horatii carmenZoltan Kodaly
Greeting on St John's DayZoltan Kodaly
St Gregory's DayZoltan Kodaly
Geneva Psalm CLZoltan Kodaly
A Christmas carolZoltan Kodaly
Hymn to St StephenZoltan Kodaly
Angels and shepherdsZoltan Kodaly
EpiphanyZoltan Kodaly
WhitsuntideZoltan Kodaly

Hungary's most famous and innovative composer, Zoltan Kodaly explains his artistic mission thus: "One must write original works, whose point of departure, in their texts and melodies, is the child's soul and the child's voice." One of Kodaly's main interests was the teaching of singing in schools, and conductor Denes Szabo has followed that path, beginning at Primary School No. 4 in Nyiregyhaza in 1969. He directs the school's Cantemus Children's Chorus in 21 of Kodaly's compositions for children's, youth and female choruses, like "See the gypsies," "Evening song," "Seven easy children's choruses," "Hippity hoppity," "Honey, honey," "Gypsy lament," "St. Gregory's Day," "Angels and Shepherds" and "Epiphany." Spirited, award-winning Cantemus, directed by Szabo, is the perfect choice to sing this difficult, beautiful material. "Choral Music of Kodaly 7" is a treat!

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Choral | A Cappella | Mixed | Hungary

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