Recordings

CDs are $14 with free shipping. Recordings are also available at the door of any Colorado Choir concerts, by calling the Choir at 303-892-5922, by emailing us at coloradochoir@coloradochoir.org, or by writing to us at P.O. Box 40837, Denver, Colorado 80204.

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**NEW!!!** I CHOOSE JOY!

I Choose Joy! is a collection of 13 songs recorded live in concerts from 2012-2016. Each selection delivers a message of hope and renewal, faith and joy. It also includes a bonus track recording of Beautiful Savior, performed in our 2016 Colorado Choir/Adams State Choir Reunion Concert.

A Christmas Celebration Front

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A CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION

An anthology of holiday recordings from sessions and live performances of The Colorado Choir from 2009 through 2012. This great choral Christmas collection includes:

  • Harry Simeone Selections from Sing We Now of Christmas
  • Alfred Burt The Alfred Burt Carols, Set II
  • arr. Olaf Christiansen We’ve Been a While A-Wandering
  • arr. Paul Christiansen The Happy Christmas and Thy Little Ones –
  • Gian Carlo MenottiThe Shepherd’s Chorus from Amahl and the Night Visitors

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O Harken Ye
The Shepherd’s Chorus

A Christmas Festival Front

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A CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL

An anthology of recordings from sessions and live performances of The Colorado Choir from 1991 through 1996. This great choral Christmas collection includes:

  • G. F. HandelHallelujah Chorus
  • Benjamin BrittenBalulalow
  • Leroy AndersonA Christmas Festival
  • Paul J. ChristiansenThe Holly Tree, Oh, How Beautiful the Sky, Angels Hovered ‘Round, Shepherd’s Christmas Dance, Come and Behold, Our Lowly King, Angels We Have Heard on High
  • F. Melius ChristiansenSong of Mary
  • John Jacob NilesI Wonder As I Wander
  • Daniel PinkhamSinfonia Sacra (Christmas Cantata)
  • Gustav SchreckAdvent Motet
  • Volckmar LeisringO Filii Et Filiae
  • Robert Shaw and Alice ParkerLay Down your Staffs
  • Arthur WarrelA Merry Christmas
  • Randall ThompsonNowel
  • Randolph F. JonesJesus, Jesus Rest Your Head

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The Holly Tree
O Filii et Filiae

A Tradition of Excellence 1 Front

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A TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE VOL. 1

Selections on this disc have been compiled from previously recorded Colorado Choir CDs with the intent of providing the listener with a generous sample of the group’s varied works.

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Last Words of David
Rock-A-My-Soul
O Filii et Filiae

A Tradition of Excellence 2 Front

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A TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE VOL. 2

Selections on this disc have been compiled from previously recorded Colorado Choir CDs with the intent of providing the listener with a generous sample of the group’s varied works.

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All My Heart This Night Rejoices
Amor De Mi Alma

merrily

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SING WE MERRILY

Hymn arrangements including: Blessed Assurance, A Mighty Fortress, Lift High the Cross, This Is My Father’s World, and Beautiful Savior. The contemporary cantata, Captain Noah and His Floating Zoo by Michael Flanders and Joseph Horowitz, with jazz ensemble; and, Sing We Merrily by Martin Shaw, complete this offering.

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Sing We Merrily
This Is My Father’s World

Brahms Front

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BRAHMS

A collection of Brahms favorites including the Liebeslieder Waltzes, Schicksalslied, Nanie, the complete motets Make Me, O Savior, Throw the Heavens Wide, and Five Folk Songs. Recorded between 1995-1998; released in 1998. Patricia Cottrell and Rebecca Jones, pianists.

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From Liebeslieder:
Dark-Eyed Maiden
Like the Sunset’s Crimson Splendor

From Five Folk Songs:
I’d Enter Your Garden

Two French Masses Front

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TWO FRENCH MASSES, Requiem Opus 9 by Maurice Duruflé and Mass in G Major by Francis Poulenc

Maurice Duruflé, in a letter to Randolph Jones, stated that the Colorado Choir’s presentation of his Requiem, here included, revealed an: “…outstanding interpretation…excellent… perfect…a lot of power…”

This performance was recorded live in Denver’s Boettcher Concert Hall with The Colorado Choir Festival Orchestra. The Poulenc Mass was recorded in May 1995 in Augustana Lutheran Church, Denver, Colorado.

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From Requiem:
Introit
In Paradisum

From Mass in G Major:
Sanctus

Deep River Front

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DEEP RIVER, Southern Folk Songs and Spirituals

This is a moving and polished collection of 22 southern folk songs and spirituals including:

  • Jester HairstonElijah Rock, Angels Rolled De Stone Away, Amen, Deep River, Hold On!
  • William DawsonEv’ry Time I Feel the Spirit, Mary Had a Baby, Soon-ah Will Be Done
  • Hall JohnsonAin’t Got Time to Die
  • Robert ShawSame Train, Set Down Servant
  • Paul J. ChristiansenRock-a Ma Soul, Mary and Martha, Little David Play On Your Harp, Steal Away, My Song In the Night
  • H. T. BurleighMy Lord, What a Mornin’
  • Undine Smith Moore, arr. Paul J. ChristiansenI Believe This is Jesus
  • Elie SiegmeisterPoor Wayfaring Stranger
  • Theron W. KirkLittle Wheel a Turnin’
  • Alice ParkerHe’s the Lily of the Valley
  • James MillerI Wanna Be Ready

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Amen
Angels Rolled De Stone Away

Frostiana Front

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FROSTIANA, The Colorado Choir Sings Randall Thompson

This recording of Randall Thompson’s great choral music includes Frostiana, based on the poetry of Robert Frost, Peaceable Kingdom, Alleluia, and The Last Words of David. It is believed to be the only complete CD of Thompson music currently available. Patricia Cottrell, pianist.

“A fine recording…” – Jeff Bradley, The Denver Post

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From Frostiana:
The Pasture
The Telephone

From The Peacable Kingdom:
Have Ye Not Known?

Brahms German Requiem Front

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A GERMAN REQUIEM, OPUS 45 by Johannes Brahms

This convincing world premiere arrangement of Brahms’ Requiem with organ, harp, and timpani was recorded in Augustana Lutheran Church, Denver, Colorado with Randa Degerness, soprano; Nathan Jones, baritone; Frederick Hohman, organist; Kathy Budock Moore, harpist; and, Mark Foster, timpanist.

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How lovely is Thy dwellingplace
Blessed are the dead