Carols from King's College Cambridge - 50 traditional carols / Choir of King's College, Cambridge. Willcocks, Ledger, Cleobury
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2014-10-14Works: Henry John Gauntlett: Once in Royal David's City, carol; Christmas Traditional: Ding Dong! Merrily on High (French); The Holly and the Ivy (English); While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks (adapted fro...
Conductors: Willcocks, David; Ledger, Philip; Cleobury, Stephen
Ensemble: Choir of King's College Cambridge
On Christmas Eve 1919, King's College, Cambridge, began its annual Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, and thus added an extra stamp of propriety to...continue...
1 CD / Heritage / 2014-05-12Works: Orlando Gibbons: Veni Creator (Come, Holy Ghost), song (from "The Hymns and Songs of the Church"); First preces and psalm (145) for Evensong on Whitsunday, for voices; Short Service (First Service), ...
Performers: McLean, Hugh; Preston, Simon [Conductor/Composer]
Conductors: Willcocks, David
Ensemble: ; Choir of King's College Cambridge; Jacobean Consort of Viols
New Music Collections, Vol. 1: Choral - works by Anthony Payne, Birtwistle, Saxton, Britten, Finnissy, Skempton et al.
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2014-04-29Works: Julian Anderson: Four American Choruses; Giles Swayne: Cry; Robert Saxton: I will awake the dawn; Michael Finnissy: Descriptive Jottings of London, for chorus; Richard Rodney Bennett: Spells; Benjami...
Performers: Finnissy, Michael; Howard Skempton [Composer/Accordion]
Conductors: Halsey, Simon; Poole, John; Weeks, James; Willcocks, David; Skidmore, Jeffrey; Cleobury, Stephen; Knussen, Oliver; Brabbins, Martyn
Ensemble: ; Bach Choir; BBC Singers; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group; City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus; Ex Cathedra; Ex Cathedra (Early Music Ens.); London Sinfonietta Voices
NMC explores the rich offerings of its back catalogue in a new mid-price series called New Music Collections. (See what we did there?) Each album...continue...