Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Morning Watch, op. 55 Edmund Rubbra 12:56
2 Symphony no. 9, op. 140 "Sinfonia Sacra": Prelude Edmund Rubbra 3:18
3 Symphony no. 9, op. 140 "Sinfonia Sacra": "Crux fidelis" (Chorus) - Edmund Rubbra 3:53
4 Symphony no. 9, op. 140 "Sinfonia Sacra": "Almighty Lord we pray thee" (Chorale) - Edmund Rubbra 2:24
5 Symphony no. 9, op. 140 "Sinfonia Sacra": "Now in the place where he was crucified" (Narrator) - Edmund Rubbra 8:25
6 Symphony no. 9, op. 140 "Sinfonia Sacra": "Peter went forth" (Narrator) - Edmund Rubbra 8:59
7 Symphony no. 9, op. 140 "Sinfonia Sacra": "Regina coeli" (Chorus) - Edmund Rubbra 3:12
8 Symphony no. 9, op. 140 "Sinfonia Sacra": "And behold, two of them went" (Narrator) - Edmund Rubbra 0:25
9 Symphony no. 9, op. 140 "Sinfonia Sacra": Conversation piece Edmund Rubbra 3:50
10 Symphony no. 9, op. 140 "Sinfonia Sacra": "And Jesus led them" (Narrator) - Edmund Rubbra 4:42
11 Symphony no. 9, op. 140 "Sinfonia Sacra": "Viri Galilaei" (Narrator) - Edmund Rubbra 4:50

Credits

CD 1

assistant engineer:
Richard Smoker (classical engineer) (tracks 1–11)
baritone vocals:
Stephen Roberts (UK bass-baritone) (1993-11-08 – 1993-11-09) (tracks 2, 6, 10)
choir vocals:
BBC National Chorus of Wales (1993-11-08 – 1993-11-09) (tracks 2–7, 10–11)
BBC National Chorus of Wales (1994-02-15) (track 1)
composer:
Edmund Rubbra (British composer) (tracks 1–11)
conductor:
Richard Hickox (conductor) (1993-11-08 – 1993-11-09) (tracks 2–7, 9–11)
Richard Hickox (conductor) (1994-02-15) (track 1)
contralto vocals:
Della Jones (mezzo-soprano) (1993-11-08 – 1993-11-09) (tracks 5–6, 10–11)
editor:
Peter Newble (tracks 1–11)
orchestra:
BBC National Orchestra of Wales (1993-11-08 – 1993-11-09) (tracks 2–7, 9–11)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales (1994-02-15) (track 1)
producer:
Mike George (classical producer at BBC) (tracks 1–11)
soprano vocals:
Lynne Dawson (soprano) (1993-11-08 – 1993-11-09) (track 6)
sound engineer:
Ralph Couzens (engineer/editor/producer) (tracks 1–11)
spoken vocals:
Della Jones (mezzo-soprano) (1993-11-08 – 1993-11-09) (track 8)
recorded at:
Brangwyn Hall in Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom (1993-11-08 – 1993-11-09) (tracks 2–11)
Brangwyn Hall in Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom (1994-02-15) (track 1)
part of:
Works of Edmund Rubbra by opus number (number: op. 55) (order: 10) (track 1)
Works of Edmund Rubbra by opus number (number: op. 140) (order: 36) (tracks 2–11)
partial recording of:
Symphony no. 9, op. 140 "Sinfonia Sacra" (1993-11-08 – 1993-11-09) (tracks 2–11)
recording of:
The Morning Watch, op. 55 (1994-02-15) (track 1)

Release

photography:Nigel Luckhurst
liner notes:Adrian Yardley