St. Ignatius Loyola Recordings

Take us home with you! The musicians at St. Ignatius Loyola have recorded a variety of CDs, featuring both their stunning chorus and the magnificent N.P. Mander Pipe Organ.

Cool of the DayCool of the Day
Mixing Gregorian chant with spirituals, Renaissance motets with Romantic motets — from the sound of a single voice calling out to the astonishing radiance of a full choir — this breathtaking recording celebrates the glory and transcendence of the human voice. The pillar of this collection is Richard Strauss’s rarely performed Deutsche Motette. Recorded live in February 2011.

AngelAngel
The debut recording of the Saint Ignatius Loyola Children’s Choir offers fresh interpretations of classics like Panis Angelicus, How can I keep from singing, When I survey the wondrous cross, My shepherd will supply my need, Humbly I adore thee, and much more. Recorded in 2011.

Concerto for Choir/Lamentations of JeremiahConcerto for Choir/Lamentations of Jeremiah
The Choir of St. Ignatius sings Alfred Schnittke's monumental a cappella masterpiece, the Concerto for Choir, and Alberto Ginastera's dramatic Lamentations of Jeremiah. Recorded live in February 2008.

Wondrous LoveWondrous Love
The Choir of St. Ignatius shines in thisrecording featuring stunning a cappella works spanning 1,000 years of sacred music. Including Hailstork’s Motherless Child, MacMillan’s Christus Vincit, Bach’s Komm, Jesu, komm and much more.
Download a selection from this CD (3.9 MB)

Get Flash to see this player.


Duruflé:RequiemDuruflé: Requiem
Duruflé’s extraordinarily beautiful Requiem performed in its original version for choir and organ, featuring the Choir with Metropolitan Opera soprano Kaaren Erickson, cellist Arthur Fiacco and organist Nancianne Parrella. Remastered in 2005.
Download a selection from this CD (3.3 MB)
Read current Review

Get Flash to see this player.


Les Corps GlorieuxLes Corps Glorieux: Music for Organ, Harp & Violoncello
This sublime collection features organist Nancianne Parrella, harpist Victoria Drake and cellist Arthur Fiacco in original works and transcriptions by Saint-Saëns, Handel, Messiaen, Mägi and Henri Büsser’s exquisite Sleep of the Infant Jesus.
Download a selection from this CD (9.7 MB)

Get Flash to see this player.


Rachmaninov:VespersRachmaninov: Vespers (All-Night Vigil)
Rachmaninov’s moving All-Night Vigil is a monumental choral setting of the Russian Orthodox vigil service, blending traditional Russian chant with glorious harmonies.
Download a selection from this CD (1.9 MB)

Get Flash to see this player.


Silent Night: Music for Advent & ChristmasSilent Night: Music for Advent & Christmas
A holiday favorite! Featuring the acclaimed Choir of St. Ignatius singing chant, motets and carols of the season, plus organ music of Bach and Brahms. This recording will surely put you in the Christmas spirit!
Download a selection from this CD (2.7 MB)

Get Flash to see this player.


O Vos OmnesO Vos Omnes: Music for Lent & Holy Week
The meditative mood of the holiest of seasons, including Allegri’s enchanting Miserere, Gregorian chant and Renaissance motets of Palestrina and Byrd, movingly performed by the Choir of St. Ignatius.
Download a selection from this CD (2.6 MB)

Get Flash to see this player.


The Romantic OrganThe Romantic Organ
One of Audiophile Audition’s Best Recordings of the Year for 1996. Includes works of Mendelssohn, Bruckner, Brahms, Liszt, Widor and more. Kent Tritle, organ.
Download a selection from this CD (2.5 MB)

Get Flash to see this player.


Kent Tritle at St. Ignatius LoyolaKent Tritle at St. Ignatius Loyola
This recording from 1994 demonstrates the power and subtlety of the magnificent N.P. Mander Pipe Organ. Features works of Franck, Duruflé, Persichetti, Bach, De Grigny and more.
Download a selection from this CD (3.1 MB)

Get Flash to see this player.


JubilationsJubilations!
Joy abounds in this collection of music for organ, brass and percussion. Nancianne Parrella, organ; St. Ignatius Brass; Kent Tritle, conductor. Includes works of Vierne, Eben, Strauss, Bliss, Widor, White and Guilmant.
Download a selection from this CD (2.0 MB)

Get Flash to see this player.


DVD: Creating the Stradivarius of Organs and The OrganistasNEW! DVD: Creating the Stradivarius of Organs and The Organistas by Bert Shapiro A behind-the-scenes look at the remarkable journey of the design and installation of St. Ignatius Loyola’s magnificent N.P. Mander Pipe Organ. The Organistas, winner of The Directors Choice Award at the 2005 Black Maria Film Festival, features discussions and performances with organ designers, builders and master musicians revealing their passion for the “King of Instruments.”


NOTE: You will need Real Player or Windows Media Player to play our downloadable music samples

Contact

Sara Murphy, Music Administrator
212.288.2520
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)