The Feast of the Ascension at Westminster Abbey / O'Donnell, Quinney, The Choir of Westminster Abbey
1 CD / Hyperion / 2008-05-13Works: Charles Villiers Stanford: Coelis Ascendit Hodie, motet for chorus, Op. 38/2; Bernard Rose: Preces and Responses; Responses and Dismissal; Joseph Barnby: The earth is the Lord's; Benjamin Britten: Fe...
Performers: Brett, Francis; Dobell, Mark; Empitt, Julian; Grote, Ashley; MacDonald, Robert [Bass Voice]; Quinney, Robert; Stocker, Julian; Trevelyan-Jones, Warren; Wallington, Lawrence
Conductors: O'Donnell, James [Organ]
Ensemble: Westminster Abbey Choir
"The first thing that hits you about the singing is the celebratory tone. The boys might be singing Stanford's Caelos ascendit hodie, but they could...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 1992-03-01Works: Jonathan Battishill: O Lord, Look Down from Heaven, anthem for chorus & organ; John Stainer: How Beautiful Upon the Mountain, anthem for chorus & organ; Charles Villiers Stanford: Motets (3) for chor...
Performers: Lucas, Andrew
Conductors: Music], John Scott [Choral
'Spellbinding performances of some of the great classics of the repertoire. Buy this one; you'll enjoy every moment' (Organists' Review)...continue...