Classic Elektra

This disc brings you a sampling of the challenging repertoire that has earned Elektra its illustrious reputation. Singing in English, Latin, Finnish, Spanish and Zulu, the choir shares some of its favourite music, including newer settings of traditional sacred texts, lush accompanied works, and pieces with roots in the folk music of many cultures.

Booklet: Classic Elektra

1. Laudate Dominum
2. Missa Brevis: Kyrie
3. Missa Brevis: Gloria
4. Missa Brevis: Sanctus
5. Missa Brevis: Agnus Dei
6. Nigra Sum
7. Hosanna
8. The Snow
9. The Seeds of Love
10. In Praise of Music: First Section
11. In Praise of Music: Second Section
12. In Praise of Music: Third Section
13. Vesy Väsyy Lumen Alle
14. “Suite” de Lorca: Canción de jinete
15. “Suite” de Lorca: El grito
16. “Suite” de Lorca: La luna asoma
17. “Suite” de Lorca: Malagueña
18. Karjan kotiinkutsu
19. African Celebration
Egil Hovland
Nancy Telfer *
Nancy Telfer *
Nancy Telfer *
Nancy Telfer *
Pablo Casals
David Conte
Edward Elgar
Paul Halley *
David Conte
David Conte
David Conte
Harri Wessman
Einojuhani Rautavaara
Einojuhani Rautavaara
Einojuhani Rautavaara
Einojuhani Rautavaara
Veljo Tormis
arr. Stephen Hatfield *

* Canadian tracks Canadian Composition