Stuttgarter Hymnus-Chorknaben - Chor. Klang. Saxophon. – Hymnus meets Raschèr (2019)
WEB FLAC (tracks+booklet) - 232 MB | Tracks: 15 | 57:24 min
Style: Classical | Label: Rondeau Production
Hymnody meets Raschèr Choral music meets the saxophone: a very special encounter Saxophone sound and choral music meet for a very special encounter on this album. The Stuttgarter Hymnus-Chorknaben join forces with the renowned Raschèr Saxophone Quartet to perform choral masterpieces ranging from the Baroque to the twenty-first century. The projects centrepiece, Alle Flüsse fließen ins Meer, doch wird das Meer nicht voll, was written by the composer and pianist Christoph Grund and is based on an Old Testament text. The commissioned work is scored for large boys choir, saxophone quartet, and percussion. Moreover, the album includes joint performances of Johann Sebastian Bachs well-known motet Lobet den Herrn as well as Claudio Monteverdis magnificent Laetatus sum.