Alto CD

Very Best of the Glasgow Orpheus Choir

Very Best of the Glasgow Orpheus Choir Glasgow Orpheus Choir Sir Hugh Roberton Catalogue Number: ALN 1961 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 77:00, AAD Barcode: 5055354419614 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Disaster was prophesied for a Choir which sang Psalm tunes and Hebridean airs, but Hugh Roberton and his Choir proved (them) wrong […]

April 14th, 2017
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Russian Favourites!

Russian Favourites! Don Cossack Choir Red Army Ensemble Catalogue Number: ALN 1959 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Barcode: 5055354419591 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Cascading Russian harmonies in this highly enjoyable selection of familiar tunes by the two best-known international ensembles” (MusicalMerit) 1. Song of the Plains/Meadowland) (Knipper)(solo:B.Balatine) 2:21 2. Stenka Razin (solo J.Assur) […]

February 3rd, 2017
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Our Christmas Sequence

Our Christmas Sequence St.Paul’s Cathedral Choir Royal Philharmonic Orchestra John Scott Catalogue Number: ALC 1325 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time 68:17; DDD, 1992 Barcode: 5055354413254 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Few ‘standard carols’ but a disc to widen your choice of beautiful Christmas music including the magical ‘Christmas Sequence’, ‘Fantasy on Carols’ ‘Sussex […]

November 4th, 2016
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Rachmaninov Vespers (All-Night Vigil) Op.37

Rachmaninov Vespers (All-Night Vigil) Op.37 USSR Ministry of Culture Choir Valeri Polyansky Irina Arkhipova, mezzo-soprano Victor Rumyantsev, tenor Catalogue Number: ALC 1315 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Barcode: 5055354413155 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Polyansky and the USSR…are superb … It is marvellous music, strong in its sense of tradition yet yielding to different […]

September 14th, 2016
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Vision of Peace / The Monks of Ampleforth Abbey

Vision of Peace / The Monks of Ampleforth Abbey Monks of Ampleforth Dom. Benjamin O’Sullivan (choir master) Dom. Laurence McTaggart (organ) Catalogue Number: ALC 1322 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Barcode: 5055354413223 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Ampleforth Abbey is a rare oasis of calm in our hectic world.” (Gramophone) “a collection of items […]

September 14th, 2016
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Gyorgy Sviridov: The Snowstorm Pushkin’s Garland; (Three) Choruses

Gyorgy Sviridov: The Snowstorm Pushkin’s Garland; (Three) Choruses Large Symphony Orch of Moscow Radio / Vladimir Fedoseyev / Novosibirsk Chamber Choir / Leningrad Glinka / Choir / Chernushenko Catalogue Number: ALC 1317 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 76:12 1986/7 Barcode: 5055354413179 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY (Snowstorm) “Sviridov created music for the film […]

April 4th, 2016
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RACHMANINOV “THE BELLS” (Op. 35) CANTATA: “SPRING” (Op. 20) & SONG: “VOCALISE” (Opus 34, No.14)

RACHMANINOV “THE BELLS” (Op. 35) CANTATA: “SPRING” (Op. 20) & SONG: “VOCALISE” (Opus 34, No.14) USSR Symphony Evgeni Svetlanov Sergei Yakovenko, baritone Alexei Maslennikov, tenor Galina Pisarenko, soprano Yurlov Russian Choir Catalogue Number: ALC 1314 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 69:25 ADD stereo 1973/84 Barcode: 5055354413148 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “always something […]

February 8th, 2016
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Haydn: Stabat Mater

Haydn: Stabat Mater Choir of Christ Church , Oxford Stephen Darlington Jeni Bern: Jeanette Ager Andrew Carwood Giles Underwood London Musici Catalogue Number: ALC 1289 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 60:22 DDD, 2001 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Stabat Mater was the first of Haydn’s vocal works to achieve an international reputation” (Prof. […]

April 3rd, 2015
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Agnus Dei (Barber) / Miserere (Allegri) Classics for Choirs’

Agnus Dei (Barber) / Miserere (Allegri) Classics for Choirs’ Choir of Trinity College Cambridge Richard Marlow Catalogue Number: ALC 1270 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 74:55 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “The choir of Trinity College, Cambridge under Richard Marlow add substantially to their reputation … strong in rhythm as in full-bodied tone […]

November 4th, 2014
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J S Bach: The Six Motets

J S Bach: The Six Motets BWV 225-230 Choir of Trinity College Cambridge Richard Marlow Catalogue Number: ALC 1271 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD 1988; Time 65:36 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “I have little but praise for the accomplished singing on this disc. Trinity College Choir consist not of boys’ voices at […]

November 4th, 2014
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Christmas in Oxford – Early, Victorian and Modern Carols

Christmas in Oxford Early, Victorian and Modern Carols Choir of Magdalen College Oxford John Harper Catalogue Number: ALC 1290 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 77:30 1989/90 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “These two famous anthologies of carols from the earliest 15th century to the 20th here hold 29 in total, including many popular […]

November 4th, 2014
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Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611) EASTER WEEK Lamentations & Responsories

Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611) EASTER WEEK Lamentations & Responsories Choir of Trinity College Cambridge Richard Marlow Catalogue Number: ALC 1269 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 1990 Time: 79:12 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “This offer is less stereotyped. Here just the nine Second Nocturn responsories are sung, each group prefaced by Victoria […]

September 1st, 2014
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