Herbert Howells (composer)

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students: James Bernard (British composer) ( – ????)
Derek Bourgeois ( – ????)
Madeleine Dring ( – ????)
William Hayward ( – ????)
Imogen Holst ( – ????)
Gordon Jacob (composer) ( – ????)
Alan Lane (pianist and composer) ( – ????)
Alan Ridout ( – ????)
Robert Simpson (British composer) ( – ????)
Paul Spicer (composer, conductor, organist and producer) ( – ????)
Robert Turner (Canadian composer) ( – ????)
Derek Healey (composer) (1952 – 1956)
teachers: Sir Herbert Brewer ( – ????)
Sir Hubert Parry (English composer) ( – ????)
Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (Irish composer) ( – ????)
Charles Wood (Irish composer) ( – ????)
has catalogue: Works of Herbert Howells by opus number
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Appearances

Date Title
arranger
Choralvorspiel, BWV 622 "O Mensch bewein dein Sünde groß" (for piano, Howells)
O Mortal Man (Sussex Mummers' Carol)
composer
1912 Mass in the Dorian Mode
1912 Mass in the Dorian Mode: I. Kyrie
1912 Mass in the Dorian Mode: II. Gloria
1912 Mass in the Dorian Mode: III. Credo
1912 Mass in the Dorian Mode: IV. Sanctus
1912 Mass in the Dorian Mode: V. Benedictus
1912 Mass in the Dorian Mode: VI. Osanna
1912 Mass in the Dorian Mode: VII. Agnus Dei
1913 Even Such Is Time
1914 Suite for Orchestra "The B's", op. 13
1914 Suite for Orchestra "The B's": I. Overture: Bublum
1914 Suite for Orchestra "The B's": II. Lament: Bartholomew
1914 Suite for Orchestra "The B's": III. Scherzo: Blissy
1914 Suite for Orchestra "The B's": IV. Mazurka alias Minuet: Bunny
1914 Suite for Orchestra "The B's": V. March: Benjee
1916 Salve regina
1917 Sir Patrick Spens, op. 23
1918 Here Is the Little Door
1919 A Spotless Rose
1919 Rhapsodies for Organ, op. 17
1919 Rhapsodies for Organ, op. 17: 1. Moderato, tranquillo (D-flat major)
1919 Rhapsodies for Organ, op. 17: 2. E-flat major
1919 Rhapsodies for Organ, op. 17: 3. C-sharp minor
1920 Blessed Are the Dead
1920 Goddess of Night
1920 Sing Lullaby
1922 Sine nomine, op. 37
1930 Michael: "All my hope on God is founded"
1932 Requiem
1932 Requiem: I. Salvator mundi
1932 Requiem: II. Psalm 23
1932 Requiem: III. Requiem aeternam I
1932 Requiem: IV. Psalm 121
1932 Requiem: V. Requiem aeternam II
1932 Requiem: VI. I heard a voice from heaven
1933 A Kent Yeoman's Wooing Song
1933 A Kent Yeoman's Wooing Song: I. Lento
1933 A Kent Yeoman's Wooing Song: II. Allegro vivo
1933 A Kent Yeoman's Wooing Song: III. Meno mosso, con tenerezza
1933 A Kent Yeoman's Wooing Song: IV. Allegro ritmico
1934 King’s Herald
1936 – 1937 Fantasia for Cello and Orchestra
1936 – 1938 Hymnus paradisi
1936 – 1938 Hymnus paradisi: I. Preludio
1936 – 1938 Hymnus paradisi: II. Requiem aeternam
1936 – 1938 Hymnus paradisi: III. The Lord is my Shepherd (Psalm 23)
1936 – 1938 Hymnus paradisi: IV. Sanctus - I will lift up mine eyes
1936 – 1938 Hymnus paradisi: V. I heard a voice from Heaven
1936 – 1938 Hymnus paradisi: VI. Holy is the True Light
1938-09-29 Three Psalm-Preludes, Set 2: No. 1. Psalm 130 "Out of the deep have I called to you, Lord"
1938 – 1939 Three Psalm-Preludes, Set 2
1938 – 1939 Three Psalm-Preludes, Set 2: No. 2. Psalm 139 "Yea the darkness is no darkness with thee"
1938 – 1939 Three Psalm-Preludes, Set 2: No. 3. Psalm 33 "Sing unto him a new song"
1941 Four Anthems
1941 Let God arise
1941 Like as the Hart
1941 O pray for the peace of Jerusalem
1941 We have heard with our ears
1943 Fanfare for Schools
1944 Te Deum (Collegium Regale)
1945 Magnificat (Collegium Regale)
1945 Magnificat and Nunc dimittis (Collegium Regale)
1945 Nunc dimittis (Collegium Regale)
1946 Clarinet Sonata
1946 Clarinet Sonata: I. Con moto
1946 Clarinet Sonata: II. Allegro, ritmico, con brio
1946 Gloucester Service
1946 Gloucester Service: Magnificat
1946 Gloucester Service: Nunc dimittis
1949 New College Service
1949 New College Service: Magnificat
1949 New College Service: Nunc dimittis
1950 – 1950-12-26 St. Paul's Service
1950 – 1950-12-26 St. Paul's Service: Magnificat
1950 – 1950-12-26 St. Paul's Service: Nunc dimittis
1950 God Is Gone Up
1951 Long long ago
1952 Behold, O God, Our Defender
1952 St George's Windsor Service
1952 St George's Windsor Service: Benedictus
1952 St George's Windsor Service: Te Deum
1953 Inheritance
1953 Six Pieces for Organ
1953 Six Pieces for Organ, no. 1: Preludio “Sine Nomine”
1953 Six Pieces for Organ, no. 2: Saraband (For the morning of Easter)
1953 Six Pieces for Organ, no. 3: Master Tallis’s Testament
1953 Six Pieces for Organ, no. 4: Fugue, Chorale and Epilogue
1953 Six Pieces for Organ, no. 5: Saraband (In modo elegiaco)
1953 Six Pieces for Organ, no. 6: Paean
1954 The House of the Mind
1955 An English Mass
1955 An English Mass: Agnus Dei "O Lamb of God"
1955 An English Mass: Benedictus "Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord"
1955 An English Mass: Credo "I believe in one God, the Father Almighty"
1955 An English Mass: Gloria "Glory be to God on high"
1955 An English Mass: Kyrie eleison
1955 An English Mass: Sanctus "Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God of hosts"
1955 An English Mass: Sursum corda "Lift up your hearts"
1956 Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale)
1956 Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale): I. Kyrie
1956 Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale): II. Credo
1956 Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale): III. Sanctus
1956 Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale): IV. Benedictus
1956 Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale): V. Agnus Dei
1956 Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale): VI. Gloria in Excelsis
1957 The Scribe
1958 Rhapsody no. 4
1959 – 1965 Stabat mater
1959 – 1965 Stabat mater: Christe, cum sit hinc exire
1959 – 1965 Stabat mater: Cujus animam gementem
1959 – 1965 Stabat mater: Eia, Mater
1959 – 1965 Stabat mater: Fac ut portem -
1959 – 1965 Stabat mater: Quis est homo?
1959 – 1965 Stabat mater: Sancta Mater -
1959 – 1965 Stabat mater: Stabat mater dolorosa
1961 A Hymn for St. Cecilia
1961 A Sequence for St. Michael
1961 Coventry Antiphon
1964 Take him, earth, for cherishing
1965 Chichester Service: Magnificat
1965 Chichester Service: Nunc Dimittis
1965 Te Deum (St. Mary Redcliffe)
1966 God Be in My Head
1967 Jubilate Deo (for the Chapel Royal)
1967 The Winchester Service
1967 The Winchester Service: Magnificat
1967 The Winchester Service: Nunc dimittis
1969 A Flourish for a Bidding
1970 Thee Will I Love
1972 Come, my soul
1974 Exultate Deo
1976-09 The fear of the Lord
1976 Antiphon (Let all the world in every corner sing)
1977 I love all beauteous things
1977 Sweetest of sweets
– 1917 Elegy for Solo Viola, String Quartet and String Orchestra
– 1917 Serenade for Strings
– 1922-07-09 Procession
– 1923 Pastoral Rhapsody
– 1925-07-25 Paradise Rondel
– 1935 Threnody for Cello and Orchestra
– 1938 Concerto for String Orchestra
– 1938 Concerto for String Orchestra: I. Allegro, assai vivace
– 1938 Concerto for String Orchestra: II. Quasi lento: teneramente
– 1938 Concerto for String Orchestra: III. Allegro vivo: ritmico e giocoso
– 1943 Suite for String Orchestra
– 1943 Suite for String Orchestra: I. Allegro deciso
– 1943 Suite for String Orchestra: II. Siciliano Elegiaco. Con moto, ma tenerezza
– 1943 Suite for String Orchestra: III. Alla Menuetto. Allegro moderato
– 1943 Suite for String Orchestra: IV. Rondo. Allegro assai: brioso
Before Me, Careless Lying
Come Sing and Dance
Concerto no. 1 in C minor for Piano and Orchestra, op. 4
Concerto no. 1 in C minor for Piano and Orchestra, op. 4: I. Allegro moderato
Concerto no. 1 in C minor for Piano and Orchestra, op. 4: II. Tranquillo, e quasi lento
Concerto no. 1 in C minor for Piano and Orchestra, op. 4: III. Allegro moderato, e scherzando
Concerto no. 2 in C major for Piano and Orchestra, op. 39
Concerto no. 2 in C major for Piano and Orchestra, op. 39: I. Allegro
Concerto no. 2 in C major for Piano and Orchestra, op. 39: II. Poco lento, calmato - Allegro
Concerto no. 2 in C major for Piano and Orchestra, op. 39: III. Allegro assai - Giocoso - A tempo
Corydon's Dance
Haec dies
Holy Spirit, Ever Dwelling
Howells' Clavichord
In Gloucestershire (String Quartet no. 3)
In Gloucestershire (String Quartet no. 3): I. With easy and flexible movement
In Gloucestershire (String Quartet no. 3): II. Fairly quick, but always rhythmical
In Gloucestershire (String Quartet no. 3): III. Slow in pace; with much feeling
In Gloucestershire (String Quartet no. 3): IV. Allegro vivace; assai ritmico
In Green Ways, op. 43
In Green Ways, op. 43: I. Under the Greenwood Tree
In Green Ways, op. 43: II. The Goat Paths
In Green Ways, op. 43: III. Merry Margaret
In Green Ways, op. 43: IV. Wanderer's Night Song
In Green Ways, op. 43: V. On the Merry First of May
In Youth Is Pleasure
Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in G major
Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in G major: Magnificat
Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in G major: Nunc dimittis
Mally O!
Merry-Eye, op. 20 no. 2
My eyes for beauty pine
Pageantry (Suite for Brass Band)
Pageantry: I. King's Herald
Pageantry: II. Cortege
Pageantry: III. Jousts
Penguinski
Puck's Minuet, op. 20 no. 1
Regina caeli
Regina Caeli, op. 9 no. 4
Rhapsodic Quintet, op. 31
Scherzo in Arden
Siciliano for a High Ceremony
Sonata for Oboe and Piano
Sonata for Oboe and Piano: I. Placido, teneramente, ma con moto
Sonata for Oboe and Piano: II. Lento, assai espressivo e tranquillo
Sonata for Oboe and Piano: III. Allegro mosso, scherzando
Sonata for Oboe and Piano: IV. Epilogue: Tranquillo, mesto, ma con moto
Te Deum and Jubilate (Collegium Regale)
The Summer Is Coming
Three Carol-Anthems
Three Dances for Violin and Orchestra
Three Dances for Violin and Orchestra: I. Giocoso molto
Three Dances for Violin and Orchestra: II. Quasi lento, quieto
Three Dances for Violin and Orchestra: III. Molto allegro
Three Psalm-Preludes, Set 1, op. 32
Three Psalm-Preludes, Set 1, op. 32: No. 1. Psalm 34, Verse 6
Three Psalm-Preludes, Set 1, op. 32: No. 2. Psalm 37, Verse 11
Three Psalm-Preludes, Set 1, op. 32: No. 3. Psalm 23, Verse 4
Two Madrigals
Westminster Service: Magnificat
Westminster Service: Nunc dimittis
dedication
Hodie
translator
In Green Ways, op. 43: IV. Wanderer's Night Song