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Famous Hymns Of Praise / Townhill, Choir Of St Mary's


Release Date: 10/24/2006 
Label:  Priory Records   Catalog #: 908   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  John StainerJohn IrelandSydney Hugo NicholsonRalph Vaughan Williams,   ... 
Performer:  Peter Backhouse
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Come thou long expected Jesus by John Stainer
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. My Song Is Love Unknown by John Ireland
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
3. We sing the praise of him by Sydney Hugo Nicholson
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: English 
4. English Hymnal: no 1, Come down, O Love divine by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1906; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
5. Come holy ghost by Traditional
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
6. Holy, holy, holy "NIcaea" by John Bacchus Dykes
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1861; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
7. The God of Abraham praise by Traditional
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
8. All creatures of our God and King by Anonymous
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: English 
9. Alleluia, sing to Jesus by Rowland Hugh Pritchard
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: English 
10. All my hope on God is founded by Herbert Howells
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: English 
11. Angel voices ever singing by Edwin George Monk
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: English 
12. Be thou my vision by Traditional
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
13. Richmond by Thomas Haweis
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: The text sung in this selection is 'City of God' by S. Johnson. 
14. Navy Hymn by John Bacchus Dykes
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1861; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
15. Glorious things of thee are spoken by Cyril Taylor
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: English 
16. O Praise Ye the Lord (Laudate Dominum) by Charles Hubert Parry
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: United Kingdom 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
17. O worship the king by William Croft
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
18. Praise my soul, the King of Heaven by John Goss
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 
19. Through all the changing scenes of life by George Smart
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
20. God is love by Charles Hubert Parry
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: English 
21. Praise to the holiest by John Bacchus Dykes
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
22. Dear Lord and Father of Mankind by Charles Hubert Parry
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 
23. The day thou gavest by Clement C. Scholefield
Performer:  Peter Backhouse (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Townhill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: English 

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