Vaughan Williams*, Janet Baker, Richard Lewis (3), John Shirley-Quirk, Bach Choir*, Choristers Of Westminster Abbey*, London Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By David Willcocks ‎– Hodie (A Christmas Cantata "This Day")

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"Hodie" (A Christmas Cantata)
A.a I. Prologue: Nowell! Nowell!
A.b II. Narration: Now The Birth Of Jesus Christ
A.c III. Song: It Was The Winter Wild
Lyrics By [From Hymn On The Morning Of Christ's Nativity] – Milton*
A.d IV. Narration: And It Came To Pass In Those Days
A.e V. Choral: The Blessed Son Of God
Lyrics By – Miles CoverdaleLyrics By [After] – Martin Luther (3)
A.f VI. Narration: And There Were In The Same Country
A.g VII. Song (The Oxen): Christmas Eve And Twelve Of The Clock
Lyrics By – Thomas Hardy
A.h VIII. Narration: And The Shepherds Returned
B.a IX. Pastoral: The Shepherds Sing
Lyrics By – George Herbert
B.b X. Narration: But Mary Kept All These Things
B.c XI. Lullaby: Sweet Was The Song The Virgin Sang
Lyrics By – W. Ballet*
B.d XII. Hymn: Bright Portals Of The Sky
Lyrics By – William Drummond
B.e XIII. Narration: Now When Jesus Was Born
B.f XIV. The March Of The Three Kings: From Kingdoms Of Wisdom
Lyrics By – Ursula Vaughan Williams
B.g XV. Choral: No Sad Thought His Soul Affright
Lyrics By [Verse 1] – Anon.*Lyrics By [Verse 2] – Ursula Vaughan Williams
B.h XVI. Epilogue: In The Beginning Was The Word
Lyrics By [From Hymn On The Morning Of Christ's Nativity] – John Milton (2)

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Repress with brown/yellow lp labels.
Recorded in England.
Recorded 22 January - 3 February 1965.
Mfd. in U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side 1, stamped): YAX 1260-A6
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side 2, stamped): YAX 1261-A6
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label, side 1): YAX-X-260
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label, side 2): YAX-X-1261
  • Other (Library of Congress Catalog Card Number): R66-2741

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SCX 3570 Vaughan Williams*, Janet Baker, Richard Lewis (3), John Shirley-Quirk, Bach Choir*, Choristers Of Westminster Abbey*, London Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By David Willcocks Vaughan Williams*, Janet Baker, Richard Lewis (3), John Shirley-Quirk, Bach Choir*, Choristers Of Westminster Abbey*, London Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By David Willcocks - Hodie (A Christmas Cantata "This Day")(LP, RP) Columbia SCX 3570 UK Unknown Sell This Version
S 36297 Vaughan Williams* / Janet Baker, Richard Lewis (3), John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, The Choristers Of Westminster Abbey*, The London Symphony Orchestra Conducted By David Willocks Vaughan Williams* / Janet Baker, Richard Lewis (3), John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, The Choristers Of Westminster Abbey*, The London Symphony Orchestra Conducted By David Willocks - Hodie (This Day): A Christmas Cantata For Soprano, Tenor, And Baritone Soloists, With Chorus, Boys' Voices, Organ And Orchestra(LP) Angel Records S 36297 US 1966 Sell This Version
S/T4304, ST-4304 Vaughan Williams*, Janet Baker, Richard Lewis (3), John Shirley-Quirk, Bach Choir*, Choristers Of Westminster Abbey*, London Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By David Willcocks Vaughan Williams*, Janet Baker, Richard Lewis (3), John Shirley-Quirk, Bach Choir*, Choristers Of Westminster Abbey*, London Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By David Willcocks - Hodie- "This Day" (A Christmas Cantata)(LP, Album, Club) World Record Club, World Record Club S/T4304, ST-4304 Australia 1967 Sell This Version
33SX 1782 Ralph Vaughan Williams, Janet Baker, Richard Lewis (3), John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, The Choir Of Westminster Abbey, The London Symphony Orchestra, David Willcocks Ralph Vaughan Williams, Janet Baker, Richard Lewis (3), John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, The Choir Of Westminster Abbey, The London Symphony Orchestra, David Willcocks - Hodie (This Day) - A Christmas Cantata(LP, Mono) Columbia 33SX 1782 UK 1965 Sell This Version
SCX 3570 Ralph Vaughan Williams, Janet Baker, Richard Lewis (3), John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, The Choir Of Westminster Abbey, The London Symphony Orchestra, David Willcocks Ralph Vaughan Williams, Janet Baker, Richard Lewis (3), John Shirley-Quirk, The Bach Choir, The Choir Of Westminster Abbey, The London Symphony Orchestra, David Willcocks - Hodie (This Day) - A Christmas Cantata(LP) Columbia SCX 3570 UK Unknown Sell This Version

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