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Johann Sebastian Bach: “Willkommen, werter Schatz”, BWV 36

Barokkanerne released their latest CD before Christmas 2018. The link is to the bass aria “Willkommen, werter Schatz” from Bach’s cantata “Schwingt freudig euch empor”, BWV 36.

Barokkanerne led by Alfredo Berardini
Halvor F. Melien, baritone

Participating on the same CD:
Cecilia Bernardini, concert master
Berit Norbakken Solset, soprano
Marianne Beate Kielland, mezzo soprano
Anders J. Dahlin, tenor

 

 

Johann Sebastian Bach: “Christmas Oratorio”

Concert perfomance of Bach’s Christmas Oratorio from
Grieghallen in Bergen, Norway. December 2018.

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Edvard Grieg Kor
Bergen Philharmonic Chorus

Vigdis Unsgård, soprano
Marianne Beate Kielland, mezzo soprano
Jeremy Ovenden, tenor
Halvor F. Melien, baritone
Alessandro de Marchi, conductor

Aria (Grosser Herr) at 19:18


Knut Vaage: “Høgsongen”

Collegium Musicum Choir and Orchestra’s premiere recording of Knut Vaage’s piece “Høgsongen” (“Song of Songs”).

Collegium Musicum Choir and Orchestra
Mari Eriksmoen, soprano
Halvor F. Melien, baritone
Eivind Gullberg Jensen, conductor


 

Anton Webern: “Heimgang in der Frühe”

Halvor F. Melien, baritone
Thormod Rønning Kvam, piano

 

Robert Schumann: “Meine Rose”

Halvor F. Melien, baritone
Knut Christian Jansson, piano