Ronald Corp

Conductor & Composer


Naxos ‘American Classics’ series

The Milken Archive of Jewish Music who sponsored the recordings below, have also made Milken Archive albums available as digital downloads.  The following albums feature Ronald Corp and The London Chorus:

VOLUME 2, ALBUM 4: Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s Sacred Service for the Sabbath Eve and Prayers My Grandfather Wrote (replicates two of the works on the first Naxos disc below).

VOLUME 7, ALBUM 2: Works by Miriam Gideon inc. Shirat Miriam l’shabbat and music by Judith Zaimont.

VOLUME 7, ALBUM 3: Two tracks from Paul Dessau’s Sabbath Eve Service.  Music by Max Helfman, Frederick Jacobi and Schoenberg, et al.

VOLUME 12, ALBUM 1: ‘Songs of Solidarity, Social Awareness and Yiddish Americana’ (including Irving Berlin’s ‘Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor’).

American ClassicCASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO

Sacred Service for the Sabbath Eve, Op. 122

Ted Christopher, baritone
Jeremy Cohen, tenor
Rabbi Rodney Mariner, speaker
Hugh Potton, organ

The London Chorus
Ronald Corp, conductor

Also on the disc:

Naomi and Ruth, Op. 27

Ana Maria Martinez, soprano
Academy and Chorus of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
Sir Neville Marriner, conductor

Prayers My Grandfather Wrote (excerpts)

Barbara Harbach, organ

Memorial Service for the Departed (excerpts)

Cantor Simon Spiro, tenor
McNeil Robinson, organ
New York Cantorial Choir
Neil Levin, conductor

Total duration:  69′ 03″

NAXOS 8.559494

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American Classic 1A HANUKKA CELEBRATION

Traditional Songs and Original Settings by Samuel Adler, Michael Isaacson, Leo Low, Alexander Olshanetsky, Zavel Zilberts, Raymond Goldstein, Herbert Fromm, Solomon Ancis, Hugo Adler, Aaron Miller and Judith Shatin

Featuring six choirs and five conductors, including the New London Children’s Choir conducted by Ronald Corp

Total duration:  73′ 01″

NAXOS 8.559410

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American Classic 2PSALMS OF JOY AND SORROW

Philip Glass: Psalm 126

and Settings of Psalms 1, 23, 93, 96, 117, 137, 150 and other texts by George Rochberg, Jacob Druckman, Ursula Mamlok, Yehudi Wyner, Miriam Gideon, Martin Kalmanoff, Donald Waxman, Ralph Shapey, Robert Strassburg, Heinrich Schalit and Zavel Zilberts

Featuring two orchestras, two instrumental ensembles, nine choirs and nine conductors, including the London Chorus conducted by Ronald Corp

Total duration:  67′ 08″

NAXOS 8.559445

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