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Celebrations! (Royal and State) from Westminster Abbey

Audio Samples

>Bliss, Sir Arthur : Royal Fanfares
>     Royal Fanfare
>     Wedding Fanfare
>Parry, Charles Hubert : I was glad
>Walton, William : Set me as a seal upon thine heart
>Wesley, Samuel Sebastian : Wash me throughly from my wickedness
>Stanford, Charles Villiers : Morning Service (Te Deum, Jubilate) for chorus, brass & organ, in B flat major, Op. 10
>Redford, John : Rejoice in the Lord Alway
>Anonymous : Crimond (The Lord's my shepherd)
>McKie, William : I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes, for chorus & brass
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : O clap your hands
>Hilton, John (II) : Lord, for thy tender mercy's sake
>Wesley, Samuel Sebastian : Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : O taste and see
>Alcock, Walter : Whoso Dwelleth under the Defence for chorus & brass
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : The Old Hundredth (All people that on earth do dwell) (Genevan Psalter)
>Widor, Charles-Marie : Fifth Symphony

Album Summary

>Bliss, Sir Arthur : Royal Fanfares
>Parry, Charles Hubert : I was glad
>Walton, William : Set me as a seal upon thine heart
>Wesley, Samuel Sebastian : Wash me throughly from my wickedness
>Stanford, Charles Villiers : Morning Service (Te Deum, Jubilate) for chorus, brass & organ, in B flat major, Op. 10
>Redford, John : Rejoice in the Lord Alway
>Anonymous : Crimond (The Lord's my shepherd)
>McKie, William : I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes, for chorus & brass
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : O clap your hands
>Hilton, John (II) : Lord, for thy tender mercy's sake
>Wesley, Samuel Sebastian : Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : O taste and see
>Alcock, Walter : Whoso Dwelleth under the Defence for chorus & brass
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : The Old Hundredth (All people that on earth do dwell) (Genevan Psalter)
>Widor, Charles-Marie : Fifth Symphony
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Notes & Reviews:

A rousing collection of compositions from many royal occasions and state events at Westminster Abbey, including coronations and royal weddings! This recording includes sixteen works by: Arthur Bliss, Hubert Parry, William Walton, S.S. Wesley, Charles Villiers Stanford, John Alcock, W. Baird Ross, William McKie, Charles-Marie Widor, Ralph Vaughan Williams, and John Hilton.

"Much pleasure here, not least in the entertaining notes... choir are in fine form, trebles rejoicing in the top B flats of 'I Was Glad' like a cantoris of Pavarottis... an entirely delightful record" -Gramophone

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: Westminster Abbey (1988).



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Works Details

>Bliss, Sir Arthur : Royal Fanfares :: Royal Fanfare
  • Performer: Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1960-1965

>Parry, Charles Hubert : I was glad
  • Performer: Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 7 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1902

>Walton, William : Set me as a seal upon thine heart
  • Performers: John New; Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 3 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1938

>Wesley, Samuel Sebastian : Wash me throughly from my wickedness
  • Performers: Jo Crouch (Treble); Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 5 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1840

>Stanford, Charles Villiers : Morning Service (Te Deum, Jubilate) for chorus, brass & organ, in B flat major, Op. 10
  • Performer: Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 6 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1879

>Redford, John : Rejoice in the Lord Alway
  • Performer: Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 3 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Anonymous : Crimond (The Lord's my shepherd)
  • Performer: Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 3 min. 12 sec.

>McKie, William : I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes, for chorus & brass
  • Performers: Iain Simcock (Organ); Simon Birchall
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 3 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1960

>Bliss, Sir Arthur : Royal Fanfares :: Wedding Fanfare
  • Performer: Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 1 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1960-1965

>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : O clap your hands
  • Performer: Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 3 min. 24 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1920

>Hilton, John (II) : Lord, for thy tender mercy's sake
  • Performer: Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 2 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Wesley, Samuel Sebastian : Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace
  • Performer: Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 3 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1850

>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : O taste and see
  • Performers: Adam Aiken (Treble); Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 1 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1952

>Alcock, Walter : Whoso Dwelleth under the Defence for chorus & brass
  • Performer: Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 4 min. 24 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic

>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : The Old Hundredth (All people that on earth do dwell) (Genevan Psalter)
  • Performers: Roderick Franks (Trumpet); Iain Simcock (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 5 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1953

>Widor, Charles-Marie : Fifth Symphony
  • Performer: Martin Neary (Organ)
  • Conductor: Martin Neary
  • Ensemble: London Brass
  • Running Time: 6 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1880