The Choir Of King's College, Cambridge*, David Willcocks ‎– Evensong For Ash Wednesday

Argo (2) ‎– ZRG 5365
Vinyl, LP, Repress, Stereo

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A.a Hide Not Thou Face From Us, O Lord
Composed By – Richard Farrant
A.b Sentence
A.c Preces
Composed By – William Byrd
A.d Psalms 143, 130
Composed By [Chants By] – Joseph Pring, Matthew Camidge
A.e First Lesson: Isaiah 57,13-21
A.f Lent Prose: Hear Us, O Lord, Have Mercy Upon Us
A.g Magnificat
Composed By – Thomas CaustunScore Editor – Willcocks*
A.h Second Lesson: St. Luke 15, 10-32
A.i Nunc Dimittis
Composed By – Thomas CaustunScore Editor – Willcocks*
B.a The Apostles' Creed
B.b The Lesser Litany
Composed By – William ByrdScore Editor – Willcocks*
B.c The Lord's Prayer
B.d Versicles And Responses
Composed By – William ByrdScore Editor – Willcocks*
B.e Collects
B.f Anthem: Hear My Prayer, O Lord
Composed By – Henry Purcell
B.g Prayers Read By The Dean
Read By – The Reverend Dr. Alec Vidler*
B.h Miserere (Psalm 51)
Composed By – Gregorio AllegriScore Editor – Willcocks*

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Recorded 19 - 21 March 1963.

Early UK issue with 'grooved' large oval logo label.
It is almost identical to the first press, the differences are:
- Under Oval Logo REGD. ® - the earlier pressing omits ®
- Recording First Published 1964 is missing
- No N on label
- No "Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited"on the flipback

Front laminated straight flipback sleeve.

Credits in track listings as per back of sleeve, "Edited By" (=Score Editor) credits as on labels.

Sub tracks are not banded on vinyl.

Listed in the "TAS list" of the best sounding recordings.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A - stamped): ZRG-2519-1G I KT 31 CM A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B - stamped): ZRG-2520-1G K KT 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side A): ZRG 2519
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side B): ZRG 2520
  • Other (Tax code on labels): K/T