Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Jesus Christ the Apple Tree
Elizabeth Poston 2:36
2 Sussex Carrol
[traditional] 1:57
3 Hodie Christus Natus Est
Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck 3:50
4 For Unto Us a Child Is Born
George Frideric Handel 4:20
5 Miserere (Excerpts)
Gregorio Allegri 5:49
6 Nunc Dimmitis
William Byrd 4:40
7 Thou Knowest, Lord
Henry Purcell 2:24
8 Dixit Dominus: Judicabit in Nationibus
George Frideric Handel 3:52
9 Pie Jesu
Gabriel Fauré 3:15
10 Ave Verum Corpus
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:08
11 Psalm 84
Sir Hubert Parry 3:42
12 Antiphon
Ralph Vaughan Williams 3:23
13 Missa Brevis: Gloria
Zoltán Kodály 4:03
14 A Ceremony of Carols: There Is No Rose
Benjamin Britten 2:27
15 Agnus Dei
Maurice Duruflé 3:43
16 In Paradisum
Gabriel Fauré 3:26

Credits

CD 1

violin:
José‐Luis García (violinist & conductor) (track 16)
organ:
Peter Barley (tracks 15–16)
Richard Farnes (track 6)
Stephen Layton (tracks 10, 13)
John Wells (concert organist and composer) (track 2)
Sir David Willcocks (track 11)
harp:
Osian Ellis (Welsh harpist and composer) (track 14)
arranger:
Maurice Duruflé (1961) (track 15)
choir vocals:
composer:
Gregorio Allegri (track 5)
William Byrd (track 6)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 8)
Zoltán Kodály (track 13)
Sir Hubert Parry (English composer) (track 11)
Elizabeth Poston (track 1)
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (track 4)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1791) (track 10)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1886 – 1900) (tracks 9, 16)
Benjamin Britten (1942) (track 14)
Maurice Duruflé (1947) (track 15)
conductor:
Stephen Cleobury (tracks 5–6, 9–10, 13, 15–16)
Philip Ledger (track 7)
Sir David Willcocks (tracks 1–4, 8, 11–12, 14)
instruments:
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
George Herbert (Church poet) (track 12)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
orchestra:
English Chamber Orchestra (tracks 8–9, 12, 15–16)
other vocals [cantor]:
Gerald Finley (track 5)
treble vocals:
Richard Eteson (track 9)
publisher:
Editions Durand (1947-) (track 16)
part of:
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 618) (track 10)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 618) (track 10)
arrangement of:
Sussex Carol (On Christmas Night) (track 2)
arrangements:
Ave verum corpus (for band, Buehlman) (track 10)
Ave verum corpus de Mozart, S. 461a (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 10)
Ave verum corpus de Mozart, S. 674d (for organ, Liszt) (track 10)
Motet in D major, K. 618: "Ave verum corpus" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Requiem, op. 48: IV. Pie Jesu (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Requiem, op. 48: Pie Jesu (for saxophone and orchestra, Bauch) (track 9)
is the basis for:
Evocation à la Chapelle Sixtine, S. 658 (for organ) (tracks 5, 10)
À la Chapelle Sixtine, S. 360 (for orchestra) (tracks 5, 10)
À la Chapelle Sixtine, S. 461/1 (for solo piano, first version) (tracks 5, 10)
À la Chapelle Sixtine, S. 461/2 (for solo piano, final version) (tracks 5, 10)
À la Chapelle Sixtine, S. 633 (for piano four hands) (tracks 5, 10)
later translated versions:
part of:
Missa brevis (track 13)
Five Mystical Songs (track 12)
Requiem, op. 9 (for choir, organ and reduced orchestra (1961)) (track 15)
The Great Service (track 6)
Requiem, op. 48 (tracks 9, 16)
partial recording of:
Miserere mei, Deus (track 5)
recording of:
Ave verum corpus, K. 618 (for chorus, string and organ) (track 10)
Requiem, op. 9: VI. Agnus Dei (for choir, organ and reduced orchestra (1961)) (track 15)
Sussex Carol (arr. Willcocks) (track 2)