1 CD / Hyperion / 1988-09-01Works: Hubert Parry: I Was Glad (Psalm 122), anthem for chorus & organ (or orchestra); Evening Service No 2 in D major, "The Great"; Songs of Farewell (6), for chorus; Hear My Words, Ye People for chorus & ...
Performers: Heighway, John; Judd, Roger; Lowe, David; Murray-Bruce, Richard; Pickering, Martin; Rickard, Paul; Woodford, Timothy
Conductors: Robinson, Christopher
Ensemble: St. George's Chapel Choir, Windsor Castle
2 CD / Decca / 1988-07-11Works: Giacomo Puccini: Tosca
Performers: Baratti, Walter; Freni, Mirella [Soprano Vocals]; Milnes, Sherrill [Baritone Vocals]; Pavarotti, Luciano; Tajo, Italo; Tomlinson, John; van Allan, Richard [Bass-Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Rescigno, Nicola
Ensemble: London Opera Chorus
1 CD / Hyperion / 1987-01-01Works: Benjamin Britten: A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28; Missa Brevis, for boys' chorus & organ in D major, Op. 63; Hymn to the Virgin; A Hymn of Saint Columba; Deus in adjutorium meum, motet for chorus (from...
Performers: Davies, Simon [Tenor/Baritone Vocal]; Holmes, Robert, Jr.; Jones, Gordon [Baritone]; Jones, Robert; O'Donnell, James [Organ]; Ogden, Robert; Shepherd, Francis; Unwin, Jeremy; Williams, Sioned
1 CD / Decca / 1984-09-17Works: Henry John Gauntlett: Once in Royal David's City, carol; George Ratcliffe Woodward: Up! good Christian folk, and listen, for chorus & orchestra; Philip Ledger: On Christmas Night; Christmas Tradition...
Performers: Barter, Robin; Bowen, John; Briggs, David; Green, Graham; Haynes, Simon; Hughes, Christopher; King's College Choir, Cambridge; Lamb, Jonathan; Robertson, Roland
Conductors: Cleobury, Stephen
Ensemble: King's College Choir of Cambridge
Recording information: King's College Chapel, Cambridge, England.
16 traditional carols done by this classic Christmas choir. This is what carols were meant to sound like. ~ Michael Erlewine...continue...
1 CD / Decca Import / 1984-05-18Works: George Frederick Handel: Te Deum in D major, HWV 283 "Dettingen"; Dettingen Anthem (The King Shall Rejoice) for soloists, chorus & orchestra in D, HWV 265
Performers: Christophers, Harry [Conductor/Director]; Pearce, Michael; Pinnock, Trevor; Varcoe, Stephen [Baritone Vocals]
Conductors: Preston, Simon
Ensemble: English Consort
Handel composed this massive Dettingen Te Deum to commemorate the British defeat of the French in 1743. It's a grand work very much like his...continue...