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Commuter Classics


DOR-90020 Cover What better way to unwind at the end of a busy day than with a beautiful, calming program of magnificent music, performed by some of Dorian's favorite artists?

From Medieval songs to Baroque sonatas, from traditional tunes to contemporary arrangements of classical favorites, Dorian Recordings presents a spectacular array of music to ease your mind, soothe your nerves and help you prepare for a great evening.

Drive Time P.M. will help you to stay calm and collected, through city traffic and over congested freeways, across town or just down the road.   It's a great way to leave the stress of the office behind and reset your psyche.   Whether you listen in your car or over headphones on the subway, Drive Time P.M. will add enjoyment to the commute.

From The Ladyes Delight [DOR-90252]
Performed by The Baltimore Consort
1.]   The Darke is my Delight (John Marston, The Dutch Courtesan 1605) 2:27
2.]   Howells Delight (Anon. Before 1635) 4:01

From Encore! [DOR-90012]
Performed by Les Violons du Roy • Bernard Labadie, Conductor
3.]   Air from Orchestral Suite No. 3, BWV 1069 (J. S. Bach, 1685-1750) 4:55

From Crossroads of the Celts [DOR-93177]
Performed by Altramar Medieval Music Ensemble
4.]   Cristo canamus gloriam (Trinity College, Dublin MS 80) 3:56

From Highland King [DOR-90257]
Performed by Ronn McFarlane, Lute
5.]   Mary Betons Row (Anon. The Rowallan Lute Book) 1:32
6.]   Current Tried (Anon. The Rowallan Lute Book) 1:00
7.]   Over the Dyke Davie (Anon. The Rowallan Lute Book) 1:04
8.]   Untitled (Anon. The Rowallan Lute Book) 0:44

From The Victory of Santiago [DOR-90274]
Performed by The Concord Ensemble
9.]   O sacrum convivium (Tomás Luis de Victoria, 1548-1611) 3:40

From The Beauty of the North [DOR-90190]
Performed by Chris Norman, Wooden Flute
10.] Valse Frontenac (Trad. Quebecois) 5:42

From The Cantorial Voice of the 'Cello [DOR-90208]
Performed by Coenraad Bloemendal, 'Cello • Valerie Tryon, Piano
11.] Adagio from 'Cello Sonata No. 2 (Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, 1809-1847) 4:54

From Radiant Light [DOR-93191]
Performed by The Trinity Choir (Trinity Church in the City of Boston) Brian Jones, Director
12.] Cherubic Hymn (Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, 1840-1893) 5:14

From Heartbreak [DOR-90268]
Performed by Elissa Lee Koljonen, Violin • Robert Koenig, Piano
13.] Méditation from Thaüs (Jules Massenet, 1842-1912) 5:23

From Danse Royale [DOR-90272]
Performed by Chatham Baroque

14.] La Chaconne d'Amadis (Jean-Baptiste Lully) 6:50

From Cantigas de Amigo - Songs for a Friend [DOR-90285]
Performed by Ensemble Acatraz & Angelorum
15.] Alvorada (Inspired by Trad. Portuguese melodies, Arr. Higginson) 3:16

From Baroque Inventions [DOR-90209]
Performed by Julian Gray & Ronald Pearl, Classical Guitar Duo
From French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816 (J. S. Bach)
16.] Allemande 3:50
17.] Courante 1:52
18.] Sarabande 4:43

From Hymns of Heaven and Earth [DOR-90259]
Performed by Saint Clement's Choir, Philadelphia - Peter Richard Conte, Director
19.] The day thou gavest, Lord, is ended (St. Clement, Clement Cottevill Scholefield, 1839-1904) 3:12

From Les Chants d'Éros - The Eras of Eros [DOR-90280]
Performed by Claire Gignac
20.] Mon pauvre coeur soupire (Trad.) 5:05

Total Program Length: 73:11

Dorian Recordings & Dorian Discovery
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