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Silvestrov, Valentin - Maidan - Kyiv Chamber Choir


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With Maidan, Valentin Silvestrov continues his longstanding association with ECM and this time presents a programme of choir music that is as timely as it is dear to the Ukrainian composer’s heart. Like the albums Sacred Songs and Sacred Works, Maidan embraces Silvestrov’s composing for vocal ensemble and captures the Kyiv Chamber Choir under Mykola Hobdych in an impassioned performance at the St. Michael’s Cathedral in Kyiv from 2016. Silvestrov, who in spring 2022 had to leave his Kyiv home of over half a century, composed “Maidan 2014”, a ‘cycle of cycles’, in the wake of the ‘Euromaidan’ – the wave of demonstrations that hit Ukraine in 2014. Replete with liturgical passages and verses by Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchencko, Maidan offers a wealth of melodies with both hymnal and chant-like structures. In the CD’s liner text, Silvestrov points out how “it’s no accident that the symbolic crown and ending of the “Maidan 2014” cycle is a quiet lullaby. For I’m neither able nor willing to duplicate the noise of this terrible war. Instead, I want to show how fragile our civilisation is. I try, with my music, to safeguard and preserve a day of peace.” The album is released as Silvestrov turns 85.
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Varenummer ECM2359
Strekkode 0028948580842
Utgivelsesdato 30.09.2022
Kategori Klassisk
Plateselskap ECM
Media CD
Antall enheter 1
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Artister Kyiv Chamber Choir
Dirigenter Hobdych, Mykola
Komponister Silvestrov, Valentin
Plate: 1
Cycle II
1 National Anthem
2 And Glory, Mountains Blue, to You
3 Give Rest, O Christ, to Thy Servant
4 National Anthem
5 Lacrimosa
6 Holy God
7 National Anthem
8 The Lord’s Prayer
9 Requiem aeternam
10 Agnus Dei
11 National Anthem
12 Elegy
13 Prayer for Ukraine
14 National Anthem
15 Lullaby
16 The Mighty Dnieper
17 On Earth There is Fortune
18 A Cherry Orchard by the House
19 My Testament
20 To Little Mariana
21 Psalm (The Mighty Dnieper)
22 Oh Shining World
23 Come to Your Senses
24 Alleluia
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