Michael Schønwandt: C.E.F. Weyse Easter Cantata 1, Tivoli Symphony & Choir

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Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse (5 March 1774 -- 8 October 1842) was a Danish composer during the Danish Golden Age.

Work: Easter Cantata No.1 - Hil dig, hil dig, livets morgenrøde (1821)

Libretto: Thomas Thaarup

Chorus: Hil dig, hil dig, livets morgenrøde (Allegro con spirito) 00:00
Terzetto: Himmelskøn din stemme, Jesu, lød (Andante con moto) 05:09
Recitative: Sa hånligen lød Jesu fjenders stemme (Tenor) 07:58
Quintetto: Fromheds tunge sukke løde (Andante) 09:52
Chorus: Den stjerneløse nat indhyller jorden (Allegro con spirito - Adagio) 13:26
Chorale: Halleluja! Det er fuldbragt 17:42
Quartetto: Tegn pa jordens frelse, pa dens brøde (Andante con moto) 19:21
Chorus: Triumf fra Zion korsets banner vajer (Allegro con brio) 22:14

Soloists: Bodil Arnesen, soprano I - Dorthe Elsebet Larsen, soprano II - Kirsten Dolberg, contalto - Peter Grønlund, tenor - Stephen Milling, bass.

Chorus: Tivoli Concert Choir
Orchestra: Tivoli Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Michael Schønwandt

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