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Classical for Easter

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Celebrate Easter with Classical music.

45 SONGS • 4 HOURS AND 44 MINUTES

1St. John Passion, BWV 245, Part 1: No. 7, "Von den Stricken" (Aria)2The Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross (Hob. XX:II): i. Introduzione (Maestoso ed Adagio)3Because of Him4Joy (After Bach's Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, BWV 147, No. 10 and Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, Op.125: IV. "Ode to Joy")5Amazing Grace (arr. Mercurio)6Handel: Messiah, HWV 56 / Pt. 2 - "Hallelujah"7Mass No. 3 in F Minor: Credo. Et resurrexit8Pergolesi: Stabat Mater, P. 77 - 1. Stabat Mater dolorosa9Gloria, FP 177: Gloria in excelcis Deo10Schubert: Ave Maria, D. 839 (Arr. Gamley and Hazell for Tenor and Orchestra)11Mascagni: Easter Hymn (Cavalleria Rusticana)12Mozart: Requiem, K. 626: IIIf. Lacrimosa (Recorded 1975)13Evening Service in D: II. Nunc Dimittis (Arr. for choir and orchestra by Douglas Hopkins)14Rossini: Stabat Mater - 2. Cujus animam gementem15Berlioz: Messe solennelle, H. 20a: IX. Resurrexit (Original Version) (Original Version)16Matthäus-Passion, BWV 244, Pt. 1: No. 1, Chor. "Kommt, ihr Töchter helft mir klagen"17Concerto for Two Violins in D Minor, BWV 1043: I. Vivace18Allegri: Miserere Mei19Lamentations of Jeremiah I: Lamentations (first set)20Mass of the Children: Gloria21Oratorium Festo Paschali: Kommt, eilet und laufet (Easter Oratorio), BWV 249: Kommt, eilet und laufet, BWV 249, "Easter Oratorio": I. Sinfonia, ''Adagio''22Litanies23Mahler: Symphony No. 2 in C minor - "Resurrection" - 5a. Im Tempo des Scherzos. Wild herausfahrend -24Handel: Messiah, HWV 56 / Pt. 3 - 46. Air: The trumpet shall sound25St. Matthew Passion, TWV 5:31, "Matthew Lasst uns mit Ernst betrachten": Chorale: Lasst uns mit Ernst betrachten - Recitative: Und da sie den Lobgesang gesprochen hatten (Evangelist) - In dieser Nacht (Jesus)26J.S. Bach: Matthäus-Passion, BWV 244 / Zweiter Teil - No. 68 "Wir setzen uns mit Tränen nieder"27Wagner: Parsifal / Act 1: Prelude28Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Festival, Overture, Op. 3629Beethoven: Kyrie: Kyrie eleison I (Live)30Matthäus-Passion, BWV 244, Pt. 1: No. 25, Choral. "Was mein Gott will, das g'scheh allzeit"31Messiah, HWV 56, Pt. 1: Pifa. Pastoral Symphony32Mascagni: Sancta Maria (Arr. Emanuele Vianelli)33King Arthur, Z. 628: Overture34Pergolesi: Stabat Mater - 1. Stabat Mater35Simple Gifts (A Shaker Song)36Pärt: De Profundis37J.S. Bach: St. John Passion, BWV 245 / Part Two - No.39 Chorus: "Ruht wohl, ihr heiligen Gebeine"38The Lord's Prayer39Messiah, HWV 56, Pt. 3: Chorus "Worthy Is the Lamb... Amen"40Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine, SV 206 - Magnificat I a 7 (Live)41Mahler: Symphony No. 2 in C minor - "Resurrection" - 2. Andante moderato. Sehr gemächlich42St. John Passion: Passio: Passio Domini Nostri Jesu Christi secundum Joannem43The Passion of Mary, Op. 577: Part IV: Resurrection, Salve Regina (Jesus as a man, Mary, Soloists, Chorus)44MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross: VII. Father, into Thy Hands I Commend My Spirit45Lassus: Psalmus poenitentialis II