Tracklist

Hybrid SACD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Beatitudes, F 28: Prelude. A Troubled World; Allegro violento - Tranquillo Sir Arthur Bliss 3:17
2 The Beatitudes, F 28: 1. The Mount of Olives Sir Arthur Bliss 4:33
3 The Beatitudes, F 28: 2. First and Second Beatitudes Sir Arthur Bliss 3:39
4 The Beatitudes, F 28: 3. Easter Sir Arthur Bliss 6:04
5 The Beatitudes, F 28: 4. I got me flowers to strew thy way Sir Arthur Bliss 4:30
6 The Beatitudes, F 28: 5. Third Beatitude Sir Arthur Bliss 1:20
7 The Beatitudes, F 28: 6. The lofty looks of man shall be humbled Sir Arthur Bliss 3:58
8 The Beatitudes, F 28: 7. Fourth Beatitude Sir Arthur Bliss 2:10
9 The Beatitudes, F 28: 8. The Call Sir Arthur Bliss 3:53
10 The Beatitudes, F 28: Interlude Sir Arthur Bliss 1:26
11 The Beatitudes, F 28: 9. Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Beatitudes Sir Arthur Bliss 3:46
12 The Beatitudes, F 28: 10. And death shall have no dominion Sir Arthur Bliss 3:11
13 The Beatitudes, F 28: 11. Ninth Beatitude Sir Arthur Bliss 1:30
14 The Beatitudes, F 28: Voices of the Mob Sir Arthur Bliss 1:03
15 The Beatitudes, F 28: 12. Epilogue. O blessed Jesu Sir Arthur Bliss 6:51
16 Introduction and Allegro, F 117 Sir Arthur Bliss 12:09
17 God Save the Queen (The National Anthem) Sir Arthur Bliss 2:59

Credits

Hybrid SACD 1

arranger:
Sir Arthur Bliss (composer) (1969) (track 17)
assistant engineer:
Jonathan Cooper (classical music engineer) (tracks 1–17)
choir vocals:
BBC Symphony Chorus (amateur chorus associated with the BBC Symphony Orchestra) (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (tracks 2–5, 7–9, 11–12, 14–15, 17)
chorus master:
David Temple (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (tracks 2–5, 7–9, 11–12, 14–15, 17)
composer:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 17)
Sir Arthur Bliss (composer) (1926) (track 16)
Sir Arthur Bliss (composer) (1961) (tracks 1–15)
concertmaster:
Stephen Bryant (violinist) (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (tracks 1–17)
conductor:
Sir Andrew Davis (conductor, keyboardist, composer, arranger) (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (tracks 1–17)
dedicated to:
Leopold Stokowski (conductor) (track 16)
editor:
Rosanna Fish (tracks 1–17)
lyricist:
Henry Carey (track 17)
George Herbert (Church poet) (tracks 4–5, 9)
Jeremy Taylor (English clergyman) (track 15)
Dylan Thomas (the poet) (track 12)
Henry Vaughan (track 2)
orchestra:
BBC Symphony Orchestra (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (tracks 1–17)
producer:
Brian Pidgeon (tracks 1–17)
revised by:
Sir Arthur Bliss (composer) (1937) (track 16)
soprano vocals:
Emily Birsan (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (tracks 3–6, 8, 11, 13, 15)
sound engineer:
Ralph Couzens (engineer/editor/producer) (tracks 1–17)
tenor vocals:
Ben Johnson (tenor) (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (tracks 3–5, 8, 11, 13, 15)
recorded at:
Watford Colosseum in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (tracks 1–17)
part of:
Bliss’s works catalogued by Lewis Foreman (Foreman [F.]) (number: F. 117) (track 16)
arrangement of:
God Save the Queen (national anthem of several countries in the British Commonwealth) (track 17)
part of:
The Beatitudes, F. 28 (tracks 1–15)
recording of:
God Save the Queen (The National Anthem) (for chorus and orchestra, Bliss) (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 17)
Introduction and Allegro, F. 117 (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 16)
The Beatitudes, F 28: 1. The Mount of Olives (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 2)
The Beatitudes, F 28: 10. And death shall have no dominion (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 12)
The Beatitudes, F 28: 11. Ninth Beatitude (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 13)
The Beatitudes, F 28: 12. Epilogue. O blessed Jesu (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 15)
The Beatitudes, F 28: 2. First and Second Beatitudes (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 3)
The Beatitudes, F 28: 3. Easter (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 4)
The Beatitudes, F 28: 4. I got me flowers to strew thy way (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 5)
The Beatitudes, F 28: 5. Third Beatitude (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 6)
The Beatitudes, F 28: 7. Fourth Beatitude (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 8)
The Beatitudes, F 28: 8. The Call (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 9)
The Beatitudes, F 28: Interlude (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 10)
The Beatitudes, F 28: Prelude. A Troubled World (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 1)
The Beatitudes, F 28: Voices of the Mob (2017-05-13 – 2017-05-14) (track 14)

Release

photography:Dario Acosta (photographer)
liner notes:Andrew Burn (liner notes)
booklet editor:Finn S. Gundersen
discography entry:https://www.chandos.net/products/catalogue/CHAN 5191 [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/release/mr0004839613 [info]