Requiem music on this weekend's Choral Showcase, with settings of Lux Aeterna by Gyorgy Ligeti and Morten Lauridsen. And from their new album, the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge sings choral works from Icelandic composers, including Sigurdur Saevarsson's Requiem.

Show Notes

Gyorgy Ligeti: Lux Aeterna

  • Danish National Vocal Ensemble; Marcus Creed, conductor

Sigurdur Saevarsson: Requiem

  • Choir of Clare College, Cambridge; Graham Ross, conductor

Morten Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna

  • Chamber Choir of Europe; I Virtuosi Italiani; Nicol Matt, conductor

Thorkell Sigurbjornsson: Hear, Heaven's Maker

Tryggvi M. Baldvinsson: Evening Prayer

Anna Thorvaldsdottir: Hear us in Heaven

Snorri Sigfus Birgisson: Afmorsvisa

  • Choir of Clare College, Cambridge; Graham Ross, conductor