JOSEF RHEINBERGER (1839-1901): Du sonnige, wonnige Welt, Op. 130/2, Singvöglein, sing, Op. 185/5, Mailied, Op. 48/4, In der Zechstube, Op. 74, Wandernde Musikanten, Op. 85/3, Im Märzen Op. 85/4, Jagdmorgen, Op. 116/4, Johannisnacht, Op. 91, Waldmorgen, Op. 90/1, Rheinfahrt, Op. 90/3, Disputation, Op. 100/3, Heimweh, Op. 100/5, Friede, WoO 39, Es hat geflammt, Op. 125/6, Vollmond-zauber, Op. 141/3.
Catalogue Number: 07P028
Description: 17 of the 19 songs here are world premiere recordings; all of them are in the male-choral-society genre which flourished in the 19th century, with texts covering the three most important things in men's lives: drinking (op. 74 is a five-song drinking "binge"), the beauty of nature and love. German-English texts. Die Sing-phoniker.