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Songs to Our Lady

Elisabeth Meyer-Topsøe, Soprano

Birgitte Ebert at the Ribe Cathedral Organ

DACOCD 700 [DDD] - Released 2014

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A beautiful and atmospheric collection of music to the text »Ave Maria« sung by the leading Danish soprano Elisabeth Meyer-Topsøe accompanied on the Ribe Cathedral organ by Birgitte Ebert. Songs mixed with solo organ works all as a tribute to Our Lady.
Content of DACOCD 700
Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
[ 1 ] Ave Maria 2:57 Play
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Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
[ 2 ] Ave Maria from »Sieben Gesänge aus Walter Scotts die Fräulein vom See«, Op. 52 (1825) 6:27 Play
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Charles Gounod (1818-1893)
[ 3 ] Ave Maria on J.S. Bachs Prelude in C-major (1859) 3:02 Play
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Léon Boëllmann (1862-1897)
[ 4 ] Prière à Notre-Dame from »Suite Gothique«, Op. 25 for organ solo (1895) 4:29 Play
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Max Reger (1873-1916)
[ 5 ] Mariä Wiegenlied from »Schlichte Lieder«, Op. 76 (1911-12) 2:12 Play
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Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
[ 6 ] The Blessed Virgin's Expostulation (1693) 7:37 Play
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Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)
[ 7 ] Pietá from »Das Marienleben«, Op. 27 (1948) 3:14 Play
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Paul Hindemith
[ 8 ] Stillung Mariä mit dem Auferstandenen from »Das Marienleben«, Op. 27 (1948) 2:12 Play
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Rued Langgaard (1893-1952)
[ 9 ] Mariæ Bebudelse, BVN 262 (1941) for organ solo 1:43 Play
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Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179)
[10] Quia ergo from »Symphonia armoniae celestium Revelationum« 1:39 Play
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Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
[11] Ave Maria (1880), text by Dante 4:58 Play
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César Franck (1822-1890)
[12] Ave Maria, FWV 62 (1863) 3:06 Play
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Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
[13] Ave Maria, Op. 67 (1894-95) 2:01 Play
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Giuseppe Verdi
[14] Ave Maria from »Otello« (1887) 4:05 Play
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Heinrich Marschner (1795-1861)
[15] Ave Maria from Op. 115 (1842) 5:54 Play
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Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
[16] Meine Seel' erhebt den Herren, BWV 648 for organ solo 2:07 Play
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Anton Bruckner (1824-1896)
[17] Ave Maria, WAB 7 (1882) 4:11 Play
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Bo Gunge (f. 1964)
[18] Stabat mater (2009) (first performance) 6:30 Play
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Richard Wagner (1813-1883)
[19] Allmächt'ge Jungfrau from »Tannhäuser« (1845) 6:33 Play
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Elisabeth Meyer-Topsøe , Soprano
Birgitte Ebert , Organ
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