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Choir of St. John’s College Cambridge/Christopher Robinson
Charles Villiers STANFORD (1852-1924) Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in G Op 81 (soloist: Oliver Lepage-Dean); Justorum Animae
Edward ELGAR (1857-1934) Ave Verum Corpus Op 2 no 1; Give unto the Lord Op 74;
Ralph VAUGHAN WILLIAMS (1872-1958) The Call (soloist: Oliver Lepage-Dean)
Herbert HOWELLS (1892-1983) Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis ‘St. Paul’s’; Paean for Organ (soloist: Iain Farrington); Take him earth for cherishing.
Peter HURFORD (b.1930) Litany of the Holy Spirit
Gerald FINZI (1901-1986) Welcome sweet and sacred feast Op 27 no 3; God is gone up Op 27 no 2;
Edmund RUBBRA (1901-1986) Magnificat in A flat; Tenebrae Motets –Third Nocturne Op 72
Rec. Stanford recorded July 2002; Elgar, July 2003; Vaughan Williams and Hurford, February 2002; Howells March 1999; Rubbra, March 2000; Finzi, March 2001
William WALTON (1902-1982) Set me as a seal; Coronation Te Deum; Gloria from Missa Brevis;
Benjamin BRITTEN (1913-1976) Jubilate Deo; Hymn to St. Cecilia; Hymn to the Virgin; Lennox BERKELEY (1903-1989) Crux Fidelis Op 43 no. 2; Look up Sweet babe Op 43 no 2; The Lord is my Shepherd Op 91 no 1;
Kenneth LEIGHTON ((1929-1988) Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis - Collegium Magdalen Oxonienses; An Easter Sequence.
John TAVENER (b.1944) The Lamb; The Lord’s Prayer; Song for Athene
Recorded in the Chapel of St. John’s College Cambridge
Rec. Walton, recorded July 2001; Britten, July 1999; Berkeley, March 2003; Leighton, July 2002; Tavener, July 2000.
All recorded in the Chapel of St. John’s College Cambridge. DDD
NAXOS 8.557557-8 [72.22 + 77.29]
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