Various ‎– The City Celebrates!

2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation

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London Symphony Orchestra
A1 Jupiter (The Planets Suite)
Composed By – Gustav HolstConductor – André PrevinOrchestra – LSO*
A2 Cello Concerto
Cello – Jacqueline Du PréComposed By – Edward Elgar*Conductor – Sir John BarbirolliOrchestra – LSO*
Music From St Paul's Cathedral
B1 Toccata And Fugue In D Minor
Composed By – J.S. Bach*Organ – Christopher Dearnley
B2 I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes Unto The Hills
Choir – Choir Of St. Paul's Cathedral*Directed By – Barry RoseOrgan – Christopher Dearnley
B3 Give Unto The Lord, O Ye Mighty
Choir – Choir Of St. Paul's Cathedral*Composed By – Edward Elgar*Directed By – Barry RoseOrgan – John Scott
B4 Orpheus With His Lute
Composed By – Arthur Sullivan*Piano – Barry RoseTreble Vocals – Paul Phoenix
B5 Praise My Soul, The King Of Heaven
Choir – Choir Of St. Paul's Cathedral*Composed By – John GossDirected By – Barry RoseOrgan – Christopher Dearnley
Music From The Guildhall School Of Music And Drama
C1 Fanfare For The Lord Mayor
Composed By – Paul Barker (8)Directed By – David RiddellEnsemble – The Guildhall Brass Ensemble
C2 Concerto Grosso Op.6 No.12 In B Minor
Composed By – Handel*Ensemble – The Guildhall String Ensemble*
C3 Serenade To Music
Bass Vocals – Benjamin LuxonComposed By – Vaughan Williams*Conductor – Brian WrightOrchestra – Guildhall Chamber OrchestraTenor Vocals – Ian Partridge, Wynford Evans
Guildhall Students, Past And Present
D1 Nocturne In F# Op.15 No.2
Composed By – Chopin*Piano – Myra Hess
D2 London Pride
Written-By – Noël Coward
D3 Non Piu Andrai From "The Marriage Of Figaro"
Baritone Vocals – Geraint EvansComposed By – Mozart*
D4 Balcony Scene From "Romeo & Jukiet"
Voice Actor – Alan Badel, Claire BloomWritten-By – Shakespeare*
D5 Syrinx For Solo Flute
Composed By – Debussy*Flute – James Galway
D6 Peter Skellern Sings Fred Astaire - Let's Call The Whole Thing Off
Guitar – John PagettVocals, Celesta – Peter SkellernWritten-By – George & Ira Gershwin
D7 1st Movement, Sonata No.3
Composed By – Delius*Piano – Rebecca HoltViolin – Clare McFarlane


On the occasion of European Music Year 1985 and to mark the anniversaries of Handel, Delius and Holst, the Lord Mayor invites you to enjoy music and the spoken word performed by the famous - past, present and future - trained or based in the City of London.