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Carl Grapentine is host of the Morning Program on WFMT in Chicago and assistant cantor at Grace Lutheran Church in River Forest, Illinois.
Articles by Carl Grapentine
Mendelssohn: Church Music (Vol. 8)
Stuttgart Chamber Choir, German Chamber Philharmonic, Frieder Bernius
the Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner
Handel: Coronation Anthems and other selections
The Sixteen, Harry Christophers
Haydn: The Creation
RIAS Chamber Choir, Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, René Jacobs
Faure: Requiem/Cantique de Jean Racine
Accentus Chamber Choir, French National Orchestra, Laurence Equilbey
The Sacred Flame: Choral Works by Gabrieli, Monteverdi, Palestrina, Bach and others
Cambridge Singers, John Rutter
Dec 15, 2009
Here are choral works by a teenaged Felix Mendelssohn, including large-scale settings of the
, along with some shorter works. The influences of Bach and Haydn are evident in the early work of the composer, who would go on to