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Corporate Author Gloucester Cathedral. Choir. Performer.

Title English choral music [sound recording].

Imprint Tring, Herts : Priory Records, p1987.

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Description 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 011042
Note For mixed chorus with organ (1st, 3rd-4th, 6th, 8th-11th works) or unacc. (2nd, 5th, 7th works). The 9th work originally for high voice and piano; arr. by the composer for mixed chorus (SATB) and organ.
The 1st work is a "sequence of five carols--Unto us is born a son, Watts' cradle song, God rest you merry, gentlemen, Whence is that goodly fragrance?, and Up good Christen folk.... All carols are traditional except Watts' cradle song which is Sumsion's own composition."--Notes, p. [3].
Language Sung in English.
Performer Choir of Gloucester Cathedral; Mark Blatchly, organ; John Sanders, conductor.
Event Recorded June 4-6, 1987, Gloucester Cathedral.
Note Compact disc.
Program notes (1 folded sheet, [6] p.) in container.
Contents The holy birth / Herbert Sumsion (17:00) -- The reproaches / John Sanders (8:41) -- Blessed be the God and Father / S.S. Wesley (7:57) -- And when the builders / Richard Shephard (5:06) -- Prevent us, O Lord / Herbert Brewer (2:09) -- O, pray for the peace of Jerusalem / Herbert Howells (6:47) -- Cast me not away / S.S. Wesley (4:12) -- Benedicite / Herbert Sumsion (5:34) -- Magnificat (5:21) ; Nunc dimittis (2:45) / Arnold Bax -- Jubilate / John Sanders (3:44).
Subject Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with organ.
Carols, English.
Genre/Form Christmas music.
Subject Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied.
Genre/Form Reproaches (Chants)
Subject Magnificat (Music)
Nunc dimittis (Music)
Psalms (Music) -- 100th Psalm.
Sacred vocal music -- England.
Added Author Sanders, John, 1933-2003. Conductor.
Blatchly, Mark. Performer.
Sumsion, Herbert. Holy birth.
Sanders, John, 1933-2003. Reproaches.
Wesley, Samuel Sebastian, 1810-1876. Blessed be the God and Father.
Shephard, Richard, 1949- And when the builders.
Brewer, A. Herbert (Alfred Herbert), 1865-1928. Prevent us, O Lord.
Howells, Herbert, 1892-1983. Anthems. O, pray for the peace of Jerusalem.
Wesley, Samuel Sebastian, 1810-1876. Cast me not away.
Sumsion, Herbert. Benedicite, omnia opera.
Bax, Arnold, 1883-1953. Magnificat; arranged.
Bax, Arnold, 1883-1953. Nunc dimittis.
Sanders, John, 1933-2003. Jubilate Deo.
Music No. PRCD 218 Priory Records