All My Heart is Listening

Catalogue No: EWC1401

All My Heart is Listening – a line from the beautiful poem Noche de Lluvia by Juanita de Ibarbourou and the title of Elektra Women’s Choir’s twelfth recording. Elektra is delighted to announce the release of our latest CD, featuring music of composers Christine Donkin, Malcolm Edwards, Bjørn Kruse, Ramona Luengen, Joni Mitchell, Kate MacColl, Sid Robinovitch, Sheldon Rose, Stephen Smith, Ward Swingle, and Joan Szymko. From the delicate opening notes of The Dawn is Not Distant to The Circle Game, and Consider the Lilies, All My Heart is Listening celebrates the ever-growing, wonderful repertoire for women’s voices.

with Maria Gamborg Helbekkmo, guest conductor (tracks 9 and 10); Stephen Smith, piano

Total time: 56:31

Booklet here: All My Heart is Listening

Pieces on this Recording:

  1. Stars Canadian Work Sheldon Rose
  2. Dawn is not Distant, The Canadian Work Christine Donkin
  3. Consider the Lilies Canadian Work Stephen Smith
  4. Peace of Wild Things, The Joan Szymko
  5. Aria Canadian Work J.S. Bach Malcolm V. Edwards (arr) 
  6. How the Blossoms are Falling Canadian Work Ramona Luengen
  7. Noche de Lluvia Canadian Work Sid Robinovitch
  8. Circle Game, The Canadian Work Joni Mitchell Kate MacColl (arr) 
  9. My Funny Valentine Rodgers and Hart Bjorn Kruse (arr) 
  10. It Was a Lover and His Lass Ward Swingle
  11. Yellow Twig of Willow Canadian Work Stephen Smith
  12. If My Love Leaves Me Canadian Work Traditional Irish Stephen Smith (arr) 
  13. Two Gaelic Songs Canadian Work Traditional Scottish Stephen Smith (arr) 
  14. Crónan Canadian Work Traditional Gaelic Stephen Smith (arr) 
  15. E Mo Leannan Canadian Work Traditional Gaelic Stephen Smith (arr) 

Canadian Work Legend Canadian Work