Rachmaninov Vespers (2010)

Rachmaninov’s celebrated All-Night Vigil, or Vespers, Op. 37, recorded live in concert at the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, featuring mezzo-soprano I-Chin Feinblatt, tenor Daniel Babcock, and bass Michael Gallup, with John Alexander conducting. Call Pacific Chorale at (714) 662-2345 to order.

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Shenandoah (2008)

Take a musical journey through the American folk song tradition with the John Alexander Singers, including favorite selections like “She’ll Be Coming’ Round the Mountain,” “Buffalo Gals,” and of course, “Shenandoah.”

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An American Requiem (2002)

Composed by Richard Danielpour, combining text from the traditional Latin Mass with poetry by Walt Whitman, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Michael Harper, and H.D., and dedicated to the memory of those who died in the wake of the tragic events of September 11, 2001; and in tribute to the American Soldier — past, present and future.

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Songs of Eternity & Voices (1995)

James Hopkins’ Songs of Eternity (1992) on text by Rabindranath Tagore was commissioned by the Philharmonic Society of Orange County in honor of Pacific Chorale’s 25th season and is dedicated to the memory of David Lee Shanbrom (1958–1986). It is paired here with Voices (1988) by the late Stephen Paulus (1949–2014) on text by Rainer

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