album

Essential Hymns

50 songs (2 hours and 33 minutes) Released on 1 January 2006
Disc 1
1
Goss: Praise, my soul, the King of Heaven
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
2:33
2
Stainer: Love Divine, All Loves Excelling
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
2:30
3
Monk: Abide With Me
Bruce Blyth, The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
4:19
4
Parry: Dear Lord and Father of Mankind
Roland Roberts, The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
3:39
5
Croft: O God, Our Help In Ages Past
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
2:54
6
Parry: O Praise Ye the Lord! (Laudate Dominum)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
2:41
7
Dykes: Holy! Holy! Holy! Lord God Almighty (tune: Nicaea)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
3:01
8
When I Survey The Wondrous Cross
John Bowen, The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
3:17
9
Purcell: Christ Is Made The Sure Foundation
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
3:58
10
Teschner: All Glory, Laud and honour (Tune, St. Theodulph)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
3:41
11
Anonymous: The Day of Resurrection (Mainz Gesangbuch)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
2:04
12
Haweis: Praise To The Holiest In The Height (Richmond)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
2:37
13
Anonymous: Praise to the Lord (Hast du denn, Jesu)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
3:09
14
S. S. Wesley: The Church's One Foundation
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
2:52
15
Elvey: Crown Him With Many Crowns
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
3:36
16
Crüger: Now Thank We All Our God (Nun Danket)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Richard Farnes & Stephen Cleobury
2:41
17
Traditional: God Be In My Head
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
1:41
18
Britten: A Hymn to the Virgin (1930, rev. 1934)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
3:51
19
Traditional: In dulci jubilo
Choir of Clare College, Cambridge, Orchestra of Clare College, Cambridge & John Rutter
2:39
20
Anonymous: Gabriel's Message
Choir of Clare College, Cambridge, Orchestra of Clare College, Cambridge & John Rutter
2:57
21
Sullivan: Onward Christian Soldiers
Huddersfield Choral Society & Wyn Morris
3:49
22
Anonymous: The Lord's My Shepherd
Huddersfield Choral Society & Wyn Morris
3:28
23
Hughes: Guide me, O thou great Jehovah (Cwm Rhondda)
Huddersfield Choral Society & Wyn Morris
2:29
24
All Creatures Of Our God And King
Massed Choirs, Martin How, The Michael Laird Brass Ensemble, Lionel Dakers & Royal School of Church Music Massed Royal School of Church Music Massed Choirs
4:38
25
Parry: Jerusalem
Waynflete Singers, Choir Of Winchester Cathedral, Timothy Byram-Wigfield, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra & David Hill
2:47
Disc 2
1
Traditional: Be Thou My Vision
Choir of Paisley Abbey, Alexander Anderson & George McPhee
2:20
2
Monk: All Things Bright And Beautiful
Choir of Paisley Abbey, Alexander Anderson & George McPhee
3:15
3
Croft: O Worship The King
Choir of Paisley Abbey & George McPhee
3:24
4
Be Still My Soul (based on "Finlandia")
Choir of Paisley Abbey & George McPhee
4:18
5
Dykes: The King Of Love My Shepherd Is
Choir of Paisley Abbey & George McPhee
3:08
6
Anonymous: Let Us With A Gladsome Mind
Choir of Paisley Abbey & George McPhee
2:47
7
Vaughan Williams: For All The Saints (Sine Nomine)
Choir of Paisley Abbey & George McPhee
4:29
8
Tallis: Glory To Thee My God This Night
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Simon Preston & Sir David Willcocks
2:52
9
Scholefield: The Day Thou Gavest, Lord, Is Ended
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Simon Preston & Sir David Willcocks
3:23
10
There Is A Green Hill Far Away
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Simon Preston & Sir David Willcocks
2:37
11
Tavener: A Hymn To The Mother Of God
The Choir of the Temple Church, The Holst Singers & Stephen Layton
2:18
12
Anonymous: Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence
Choir Of St. John's College, Cambridge, Brian Runnett & George Guest
3:23
13
Anonymous: Immortal, Invisible, God only Wise
Choir Of St. John's College, Cambridge, Brian Runnett & George Guest
2:36
14
Parry: Jesu, Lover of my Soul
Choir Of St. John's College, Cambridge, Brian Runnett & George Guest
3:43
15
Filitz: Lead us, Heavenly Father, Lead us
Choir Of St. John's College, Cambridge, Brian Runnett & George Guest
2:10
16
Stainer: Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus
Choir Of St. John's College, Cambridge, Brian Runnett & George Guest
1:46
17
Anonymous: Behold The Great Creator Makes
Choir Of St. John's College, Cambridge, Brian Runnett & George Guest
3:00
18
Traditional: All People That On Earth Do Dwell
The McCarthy Singers, U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, England, Kingsway Symphony Orchestra & Charles Smart
1:51
19
Mason: Nearer My God To Thee
The Choir Of St. Marks Church North Audley Street & Maurice Vinden
2:58
20
Rock Of Ages
The Choir Of St. Marks Church North Audley Street & Maurice Vinden
2:56
21
Dykes: Eternal Father
Maurice Vinden & The Choir Of St. Marks Church North Audley Street
3:04
22
Traditional: O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Wilfred Brown, The McCarthy Singers, U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, England, Kingsway Symphony Orchestra & Charles Smart
2:49
23
Anonymous: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen - Arr. M. Praetorius; Canon a 4 by Melchior Vulpius (c1570-1615)
The Monteverdi Choir & John Eliot Gardiner
3:54
24
Traditional: Amazing Grace
York Celebrations Choir, Charles Macdonald & John Warburton
3:32
25
Rutter: For The Beauty Of The Earth
Choir Of Uppingham School, English Sinfonia & Neil Page
3:29