Tune in on Sundays at 9:00 pm for a wide variety of classical choral music from Washington and beyond — from perennial favorites to new discoveries, from Gregorian Chant to the present — programmed by Classical WETA Music Director, David Ginder.
A New Choral Symphony
Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 9:00pm
Anticipating the anniversary of Beethoven's birth, a new CD of his Choral Symphony.
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, "Choral"
MDG 937 1899; Elza van den Heever, soprano; Janina Baechle, alto; Robert Dean Smith, tenor; Georg Zeppenfeld, bass; Czech Philharmonic Choir Brno (Petr Fiala, chorus master); Beethoven Orchestra Bonn; Stefan Blunier, conductor.