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Chicago Symphony Chorus

Works: 453 works in 1,272 publications in 10 languages and 18,455 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Musical settings  Juvenile works  Motion picture music  Orchestral music  Excerpts‡vVocal scores  Operas  Live sound recordings  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Musician, Singer, Instrumentalist, cho
Classifications: M2010, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Chicago Symphony Chorus
Most widely held works by Chicago Symphony Chorus
Fantasia Fantasia 2000( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia: Features a blend of animation set to classical music, and live action scenes of the orchestra. Pieces include: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor by Johann Sebastian Bach, The Nutcracker Suite by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, The Rite of Spring by Igor Stravinsky, The Pastoral Symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven, Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli, Night on Bald Mountain by Modeste Moussorgsky, and Ave Maria by Franz Schubert
Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

29 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary performance of Verdi's unforgettable Requiem features a dream cast: soprano Leontyne Price, equally acclaimed for her soaring phrasing and the nobility with which she sings the words, is joined by Plácido Domingo, one of the great Verdi tenors of his generation, distinguished mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar, and magnificent bass John Cheek. Under James Levine's inspired conducting, the Met Orchestra and Chorus deliver a thrilling account of this breathtaking score
A symphony New England holidays ; The unanswered question (rev.) ; Central Park in the dark ; The unanswered question (orig.) by Charles Ives( Recording )

20 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies nos. 1 & 4 by Charles Ives( Recording )

11 editions published in 1991 in 3 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coinciding with the 200th anniversary of Giuseppe Verdi's birthday, CSO Resound releases its second recording with Maestro Riccardo Muti featuring Verdi's second-to-last opera, Otello. Recorded live in concert at Symphony Center in 2011
Alexander Nevsky by Sergey Prokofiev( Recording )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skythische Suite aus dem Ballett Ala und Lolly, op.20 / Alexander Newski: Kantate für Mezzosopran, Chor und Orchester, op.78. Text: V. Lugorski
Fantasia 2000 by Chicago Symphony Orchestra( Recording )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original sound track from Fantasia 2000
Ein deutsches Requiem op. 45 by Johannes Brahms( )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paavo Jarvi celebrates the eightieth birthday of the Frankfurt Radio Symphony in Orchestra in a recording of Brahms' Ein Deutsches Requiem that includes Natalie Dessay and Ludovic Tezier
Moses und Aron by Arnold Schoenberg( Recording )

28 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moses und Aron: Oper in drei Akten
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

23 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
Cantata profana The wooden prince = Der holzgeschnitzte Prinz = Le prince de bois by Bla Bartk( Recording )

7 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Zauberhirsche: Cantata profana für Tenor, Bariton, Doppelchor und Orchester, Sz 94. Text: aus rumänischen Volksliedern / Der holzgeschnitzte Prinz: Tanzspiel in einem Akt von Bela Balazs, Sz 60
Miserere by Henryk Mikołaj Grecki( Recording )

13 editions published in 1994 in 7 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miserere für Chor a cappella, op.44 / Amen für Chor a cappella, op.35 / Euntes ibant et flebant für Chor a cappella, op.32 / Meine Vistula: Volkslied für Chor a cappella, op.46 / Breite Wasser: Fünf Volkslieder für Chor a cappella, op.39
Fidelio op. 72 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

34 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well loved team of Waltraud Meier and Placido Domingo join conductor Daniel Barenboim in a complete recording of Beethoven's intense and dramatic opera
A Faust symphony by Franz Liszt( Recording )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in German and English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three portraits after Goethe for orchestra, tenor solo and male chorus - container back
The lovers Prayers of Kierkegaard by Samuel Barber( Recording )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi( Recording )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the world's greatest maestros, Daniel Barenboim, leads a dream line-up of soloists in a magnificent performance of Verdi's Requiem. Among the performers are Jonas Kaufmann, Anja Harteros, Elina Garanca, and Rene Pape
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( Recording )

28 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed Wagnerian James Morris is the tortured Flying Dutchman of the title, the legendary figure doomed to sail the oceans until he finds a woman who will remain true to him until death. Nina Stemme, in her Met debut, sings Senta, the young girl whose sacrifice will finally free him. Valery Gergiev leads the Met Orchestra and Chorus, with Jan-Hendrik Rootering as Senta's well-meaning father, Daland, and Roland Wagenführeras her suffering fiancé, Erik
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg by Richard Wagner( Recording )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not many companies have the resources to put on Wagner's only comedy with all the élan it deserves. The Met does, particularly when Music Director James Levine is conducting: his affection for the work is matched only by his skill at bringing it to life. Levine leads a top-flight cast of solo singers, plus a huge chorus and orchestra. James Morris conveys all of Hans Sachs wisdom, and humanity; Karita Mattila sparkles as Eva, the young woman in love with Walther, the impetuous knight, ardently sung by Ben Heppner
Lincoln : original motion picture soundtrack by John Williams( Recording )

5 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the musical score from one of the most recognized composer working in film today. John Williams continues his long association with Steven Spielberg, composing music for all but two of Spielberg's feature films, most recently on the Academy Award nominated scores for The Adventures of Tintin and Warhorse
Carmina Burana cantiones profanae by Carl Orff( Recording )

8 editions published in 1985 in 5 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Chicago symphony orchestra Chorus

Choeur de l'orchestre symphonique de Chicago

Symphony Chorus

Symphony Chorus Chicago, Ill