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Manitou Singers of St. Olaf College: Repertoire For Women's Voices Vol 1

Song NameComposerArranger
Lift Thine EyesFelix Mendelssohn
KyrieLana Walter
Gloria in excelsis DeoLana Walter
SanctusLana Walter
Agnus Dei Lana Walter
Study War No MoreJ. David Moore
Wings of MorningMichael K. Runyon
VestigiaImant Raminsh
Claire de LuneClaude Debussy
The ShepherdRobert Wetzler
The Echoing GreenRobert Wetzler
The LambJohn TavenerRobert Wetzler
Flow Gently, Sween AftonLana Walter
O Pastorelle, AddioUmberto Giordano
May There Always Be SunshineRobert De Cormier
He's Gone AwayRon Nelson
Away from the Roll of the SeaAllister MacGillivray
Go Where I Send TheeCaldwell / Ivory

The Manitou Singers are a choir comprised of 95 first-year women at St. Olaf College located in Northfield, Minn. They are one of the unique manifestations of vocal traditions fostered at that school which is reknown for it's choirs. Conductor Sigrid Johnsof leads this massive choir of sopranos in an marvelous repertoire of religious and secular music alike. Hymns, gospel tunes, and elements of the Mass find expression next to such works as Debussy's "Claire de Lune," "Three Songs of Innocence" by Robert Wetzler, or Allister MacGillivray's "Away From the Roll of the Sea." While a bit more than half of the songs are enhanced by spare instrumental accompaniment, mostly solo piano, the expression of a mass of angelic voices is the substance of this beautiful recording.

Item code: 6563C | 1 CD | $15.98 |add item to cart
Choral | Female | United States
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