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The Sixteen - Harry Christophers

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Francis Poulenc : Sacred Works

Harry Christophers/The Sixteen

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DISC 1

1
Figure humaine, Cantata on Texts by Paul Eluard, FP 120: I. De tous les printemps du monde (Très large) 00:02:44

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - David Riniker, Arranger - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

2
Figure humaine, Cantata on Texts by Paul Eluard, FP 120: II. En chantant, les servantes s'élancent (Très rythmé et animé) 00:02:09

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - David Riniker, Arranger - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

3
Figure humaine, Cantata on Texts by Paul Eluard, FP 120: III. Aussi bas que le silence (Très calme et très sombre) 00:01:44

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - David Riniker, Arranger - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

4
Figure humaine, Cantata on Texts by Paul Eluard, FP 120: IV. Toi ma patiente (Très calme et très doux) 00:02:00

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - David Riniker, Arranger - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

5
Figure humaine, Cantata on Texts by Paul Eluard, FP 120: V. Riant du ciel et des planètes (Très vite et très violent) 00:01:05

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - David Riniker, Arranger - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

6
Figure humaine, Cantata on Texts by Paul Eluard, FP 120: VI. Le jour m'étonne et la nuit me fait peur (Très doux et très calme) 00:01:58

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - David Riniker, Arranger - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

7
Figure humaine, Cantata on Texts by Paul Eluard, FP 120: VII. La menace sous le ciel rouge (Très emporté et très rude) 00:03:57

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - David Riniker, Arranger - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

8
Figure humaine, Cantata on Texts by Paul Eluard, FP 120: VIII. Liberté, "Sur mes cahiers d'écolier" 00:04:28

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - David Riniker, Arranger - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

9
4 Motets pour un temps de pénitence, FP 97: I. Timor et tremor (Largement) 00:03:16

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

10
4 Motets pour un temps de pénitence, FP 97: II. Vinea mea electa (Tendrement et mélancoliquement lent) 00:03:49

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Parlophone Records Ltd, a Warner Music Group Company

11
4 Motets pour un temps de pénitence, FP 97: III. Tenebrae factae sunt (Très lent) 00:04:13

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

12
4 Motets pour un temps de pénitence, FP 97: IV. Tristis est anima mea (Très lent) 00:03:26

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

13
Laudes de Saint-Antoine de Padoue, FP 172: I. O Jesu perpetua lux (Très calmement) 00:02:23

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

14
Laudes de Saint-Antoine de Padoue, FP 172: II. O proles hispaniae (Très animé) 00:00:53

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

15
Laudes de Saint-Antoine de Padoue, FP 172: III. Laus Regi plena gaudio (Très calmement) 00:02:35

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

16
Laudes de Saint-Antoine de Padoue, FP 172: IV. Si quaeris (Allant) 00:02:29

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

17
4 Motets pour le temps de Noël, FP 152: I. O magnum mysterium (Très calme et doux) 00:03:26

Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Ensemble - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

18
4 Motets pour le temps de Noël, FP 152: II. Quem vidistis pastores dicite (Allegretto) 00:02:39

Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Ensemble - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

19
4 Motets pour le temps de Noël, FP 152: III. Videntes stellam (Calme et doux) 00:03:12

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

20
4 Motets pour le temps de Noël, FP 152: IV. Hodie Christus natus est (Allegro maestoso) 00:02:08

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

21
Quatres petites prières de Saint François d'Assise: Salut, Dame Sainte 00:02:23

Mike Hatch, Tonmeister - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Choir, Lead Vocals, Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Conductor, Choir, Lead Vocals - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Katharine Copisarow, Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

22
4 Petites prières de Saint-François d’Assise, FP 142: II. Tout puissant, très saint (Majestueux et éclatant) 00:01:27

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

23
4 Petites prières de Saint-François d’Assise, FP 142: III. Seigneur, je vous en prie (Très expressif et fervent) 00:01:23

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Parlophone Records Ltd, a Warner Music Group Company

24
4 Petites prières de Saint-François d’Assise, FP 142: IV. O mes très chers frères (Bien calme) 00:02:08

Mike Hatch, Balance Engineer - Tim Handley, Producer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist - Kathryn Copisarow, Executive Producer

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1990 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

DISC 2

1
Salve Regina in G Minor, FP 110 00:04:00

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Conductor, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company

2
Ave verum corpus, for Female Chorus, FP 154 00:02:16

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

3
Exultate Deo in A Major, FP 109 00:02:47

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1933 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

4
Mass in G Major, FP 89: I. Kyrie (Animé et très rythmé) 00:03:12

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

5
Mass in G Major, FP 89: II. Gloria (Très animé) 00:04:02

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

6
Mass in G Major, FP 89: III. Sanctus (Très allant et doucement joyeux) 00:02:41

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

7
Mass in G Major, FP 89: IV. Benedictus (Calme mais sans lenteur) 00:03:44

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

8
Mass in G Major, FP 89: V. Agnus Dei (Très pur, très clair et modéré) 00:04:34

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers/Nicola Jenkin, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

9
Un soir de neige, Chamber Cantata, FP 126: I. De grands cuillers de neige (Modéré, sans lenteur) 00:01:24

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

10
Un soir de neige, Chamber Cantata, FP 126: II. La bonne neige (Très modéré) 00:01:52

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

11
Un soir de neige, Chamber Cantata, FP 126: III. Bois meurtri (Très lent et calme) 00:02:27

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

12
Un soir de neige, Chamber Cantata, FP 126: IV. La nuit le froid le solitude (Eclatant, modéré) 00:01:08

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

13
8 Chansons françaises, FP 130: I. Margoton va t’a l’iau (Gaiement) 00:02:08

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

14
8 Chansons françaises, FP 130: II. La Belle se sied au pied de la tour (Très calme et mélancolique) 00:02:01

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

15
8 Chansons françaises, FP 130: III. Pilons l’orge (Extrêmement vite et très rythmé) 00:00:45

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

16
8 Chansons françaises, FP 130: IV. Clic, clac, dansez sabots (Rondement) 00:01:57

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

17
8 Chansons françaises, FP 130: V. C’est la petit’ fill’ du Prince (Modéré mais surtout sans traîner) 00:04:41

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

18
8 Chansons françaises, FP 130: VI. La Belle si nous étions (Vif) 00:01:11

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

19
8 Chansons françaises, FP 130: VII. Ah ! mon beau laboureur (Modéré mais sans lenteur) 00:02:56

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

20
8 Chansons françaises, FP 130: VIII. Les tisserands (Très animé, gai et mécanique) 00:01:52

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

21
Chanson à boire, FP 31 00:03:46

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

22
7 Chansons, FP 81: I. La blanche neige, "Les anges les anges dans le ciel" (Assez animé) 00:01:08

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

23
7 Chansons, FP 81: II. À peine défigurée (Très calme) 00:01:50

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

24
7 Chansons, FP 81: III. Par une nuit nouvelle (Presto, véhément) 00:01:15

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

25
7 Chansons, FP 81: IV. Tous les droits, "Tous les droits simule l'ombre fleurie" (Large) 00:02:47

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

26
7 Chansons, FP 81: V. Belle et ressemblante, "Un visage à la fin du jour" (Bien calme) 00:02:20

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

27
7 Chansons, FP 81: VI. Marie, "Vous y dansiez petite fille" (Allegro commodo) 00:02:04

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

28
7 Chansons, FP 81: VII. Luire, "Terre irréprochablement cultivée" (Eclatant) 00:01:52

Tim Handley, Producer, Balance Engineer - Francis Poulenc, Composer - The Sixteen, Vocal Ensemble - Harry Christophers, Director - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers, MainArtist

2004 EMI Records Ltd./Virgin Classics 1993 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd

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