A Ceremony of Carols
Catalogue No: SKYLARK 9703
Elektra sings three Christmas works with harpist Rita Costanzi.
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A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten – surely the most famous piece ever written for choir and harp – is a series of musical gems that is exuberant, innocent, and moving. Concierto di Navidad by Paul Csonka features Spanish sensuousness and catchy Cuban rhythms. In Dancing Day, John Rutter retells the central event of Christmas simply and vividly in a tapestry of dance tunes.
with Rita Costanzi, harp
Booklet here: A Ceremony of Carols CD Booklet
Pieces on this Recording:
- Ceremony of Carols, A Benjamin Britten
- Concierto di Navidad Paul Csonka
- Dancing Day Traditional English John Rutter (arr)