Benjamin Britten - Corydon Singers, Westminster Cathedral Choristers*, Thomas Trotter, Matthew Best (2) ‎– Rejoice In The Lamb / A Wedding Anthem / Festival Te Deum / A Boy Was Born

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Hyperion ‎– A66126
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Rejoice In The Lamb Op 30
Words By – Christopher Smart (3)
(18:40)
A1.1 Chorus: Rejoice In God, O Ye Tongues
A1.2 Soprano Solo: For I Will Consider My Cat Jeoffrey
Soloist, Soprano Vocals – Mary Seers
A1.3 Alto Solo: For The Mouse Is A Creature Of Great Personal Valour
Soloist, Alto Vocals – Michael Chance
A1.4 Tenor Solo For The Flowers Are Great Blessings
Soloist, Tenor Vocals – Philip Salmon
A1.5 Chorus: For I Am Under The Same Accusation With My Saviour
A1.6 Bass Solo & Chorus: For H Is A Spirit And Therefore He Is God
Soloist, Bass Vocals – Quentin Hayes
A1.7 Chorus: For The Instruments Are By Their Rhymes
A1.8 Chorus: Hallelujah
A2 A Wedding Anthem (Amo Ergo Sum) Op 46
Soprano Vocals – Janet CoxwellTenor Vocals – Philip SalmonWords By – Ronald Duncan (3)
9:50
A3 Festival Te Deum Op 32
Soprano Vocals – Mary Seers
7:30
A Boy Was Born Op 3
Treble Vocals – Roderick Unwin
(28:45)
B.1 Theme: A Boy Was Born
Words By – Anonymous
B.2 Variation I: Lullay, Jesu
Words By – Anonymous
B.3 Variation II: Herod
Words By – Anonymous
B.4 Variation III: Jesu, As Thou Art Our Saviour
Words By – Anonymous
B.5 Variation IV: The Three Kings
Words By – Anonymous
B.6 Variation V: In The Bleak Mid-Winter
Words By – Anonymous, Christina G. Rossetti*
B.7 Variation VI: Noel!
Words By – Anonymous, Francis Quarles, Thomas Tusser

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Recorded in St Alban's Church, Holborn, London, on 31 January, 1, 3, 4 February 1984

Sleeve Illustration: The Piper Window, Coventry Cathedral

Made in Germany - Sleeve printed in England

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