suggestions for playing specific classical music on holidays

Good Friday, Easter, and Easter Monday

Classical Music for EASTER Sunday

    Good Friday, Easter, and Easter Monday

  • Orlando di Lassus: Lagrime di San Pietro (Tears of Saint
  • Poulenc: Four Motets for a Time of Penitence.Poulenc: Four Motets for a Time of Penitence: I. Timor et tremor
  • Bach: Easter Cantatas
  • Bach: Easter Oratorio Ian Bostridge - J.S. Bach: Cantatas &...

  • Beethoven: Christ On The Mount of Olives
  • Haydn: The Seven Last Words of Jesus Christ

  • Haydn: Stabat Mater
  • Russian Easter
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Overture
  • John Tavener Russian Easter
  • Philip Baker Easter Anthem Delos 3125
  • Michael Sullivan Easter Carol Gothic 49050
  • Dominick Argento Easter Day Collins 15232
  • Pietro Mascagni Cavalleria Rusticana: Easter Hymn London 425431
  • JS Bach: Cantata No. 6, Bleib bei uns Archiv 463580 Morimur (after J.S. Bach)

  • Handel: Messiah / Nelson · Kirkby

  • Gretchaninoff Seven Days of
    . Chandos CHAN 9303
  • Gesualdo: Tenebrae Responses for Good Friday

  • Gregorio Allegri's Miserere: Music For The Holy Week Liturgy

  • Josef Bohuslav Foerster Symphony no. 4, Easter Foerster: Symphony No. 4 in C minor...

  • Johann Sebastian Bach: St. John Passion

  • A. Part St. John Passion
  • Schutz Passions
  • Schutz Christ's Seven Last Words
  • Music For Holy Week
  • Music for Holy Week
    Choir of King's College, Cambridge (EMI CDM 5 65103 2)
  • Mysteria Chanticleer Mysteria: Gregorian Chants

  • Couperin Lecon de Tenebres, for Wednesday of Holy Week Couperin - Trois leçons de ténèbres /...
    Gens): London 466776
  • April Sticheron 12th Century Byzantine music from
    the monastery at Mt. Sinai: Jade 91001 Byzantine Chants

  • Mozart Church sonatas Wolfgang Amandeus Mozart: Church Sonatas

  • Luis Bacalov Misa Tango Misa Tango

  • Rachmaninoff All Night Vigil Russian Easter music Rachmaninoff: All-Night Vigil (Vespers)...

  • Sousa Easter Monday on the White House Lawn Sousa Original / United States Marine...

  • Wagner
  • Good Friday music Tanhauser Thielemann - Wagner ~ Meistersinger,...

  • Haydn's Symphonies #26, "Lamentatione" & #49,Haydn: Symphonies Nos. 44, 45, 49
    Haydn: Symphonies Nos. 21-39 (A & B)

  • Biber: Mystery Sonatas
    Biber's Mystery or Rosary Sonatas for violin
  • Agnus Dei II: Music to soothe the soul
  • Bruckner Christus factus est Choral Works of Anton Bruckner
  • Ave Verum: Popular Choral MusicLotti's famous Crucifixus
  • Liszt: Sacred Choral Music
    Liszt's Via Crucis
  • Rosenmüller: Jeremiah Lamentations
    settings of the Lamentations of Jeremiah (e.g., Tallis)
  • Victoria: Tenebrae Responsories
    Tenebrae Responsories
  • Pablo Casals O vos omnes Casals: Sacred Choral Music

  • Tomás Luis de Victoria Vere languores nostros Vittoria: In Passione Domini

  • Victoria's O Magnum Mysterium

  • Bach Chaconne
  • Music for Maundy Thursday...

  • Tallis: Lamentations of Jeremiah

  • White: Lamentations
  • Lassus: Jeremiah Lamentations / Motets

  • Korngold Passover Psalm (London 460213)
  • Paganini Moses Fantasy variations on Rossini's Moses in Egypt
  • Handel Handel - Israel in Egypt / Bostridge,...

  • PDQ Bach Little Bunny Hop, Hop, HopThe Ill-Conceived P.D.Q. Bach Anthology from 4 Folksong Upsettings
  • Ancient Echos
    for male chorus works for
    Christmas and Easter, with Alexander Nikolsky's When Israel
    departed Israel


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