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Be Still My Soul - The Ultimate Hymns Collection


Release Date: 10/15/1996 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 452212   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  John GossJohannes CrügerSamuel Sebastian WesleyJohn Bacchus Dykes,   ... 
Performer:  Richard FarnesBruce BlythMartin HowAlexander Anderson,   ... 
Conductor:  Stephen CleoburyGeorge GuestLionel DakersGeorge McPhee,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge King's College ChoirMichael Laird Brass EnsembleRoyal School of Church Music Choirs,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Praise my soul, the King of Heaven by John Goss
Performer:  Richard Farnes (Organ)
Conductor:  Stephen Cleobury
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
2.
Praise to the Lord by Johannes Crüger
Performer:  Richard Farnes (Organ)
Conductor:  Stephen Cleobury
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
The Church's One Foundation by Samuel Sebastian Wesley
Performer:  Richard Farnes (Organ)
Conductor:  Stephen Cleobury
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: English 
4.
Holy, holy, holy "NIcaea" by John Bacchus Dykes
Performer:  Richard Farnes (Organ)
Conductor:  Stephen Cleobury
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1861; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
5.
Abide with me by William Henry Monk
Performer:  Richard Farnes (Organ), Bruce Blyth (Treble)
Conductor:  Stephen Cleobury
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: English 
6.
All creatures of our God and King by Anonymous
Performer:  Martin How (Organ)
Conductor:  George Guest,  Lionel Dakers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Michael Laird Brass Ensemble,  Royal School of Church Music Choirs
Written: England 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Ralph Vaughan Williams, C. Gower and Wilkocks 
7.
Be thou my vision by Traditional
Performer:  Alexander Anderson (Organ)
Conductor:  George McPhee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paisley Abbey Choir
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: George McPhee 
8.
All things bright and beautiful by William Henry Monk
Performer:  Alexander Anderson (Organ)
Conductor:  George McPhee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paisley Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1887; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: George McPhee 
9.
O for a closer walk with God by Robert Cowper
Performer:  Brian Runnett (Organ)
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: English 
10.
Come, thou almighty King by Mueller,
Conductor:  Maurice Vinden
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St Mark's Church North Audley Street Choir
Period: Romantic 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: English 
11.
Nearer, my God, to Thee "Horbury" by John Bacchus Dykes
Conductor:  Maurice Vinden
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St Mark's Church North Audley Street Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1861; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: English 
12.
Joyful, joyful, we adore Thee by Edward Hodges
Conductor:  Maurice Vinden
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St Mark's Church North Audley Street Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: English 
13.
Onward! Christian Soldiers by Arthur Sullivan
Conductor:  Wyn Morris
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: English 
14.
Guide me, o thou great Jehovah by John Hughes
Conductor:  Wyn Morris
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: Romantic 
Written: Wales, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 
15.
All hail the power of Jesus' name by William Shrubsole
Conductor:  Wyn Morris
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1779; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: English 
16.
O worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness by Anonymous
Conductor:  George McPhee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paisley Abbey Choir
Written: by 1754 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: George McPhee 
17.
Finlandia, Op. 26: Hymn by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  George McPhee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paisley Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899-1900; Finland 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This arrangement is titled "Be Still My Soul" in this collection. 
18.
The king of love my shepherd is by Traditional
Conductor:  George McPhee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paisley Abbey Choir
Written: Ireland 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: English 
19.
Jesus Christ is risen today by Traditional
Conductor:  Charles Smart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kingsway Chorus,  Kingsway Orchestra
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Smart and Wesley 
20.
Fairest Lord Jesus "Crusader's Hymn" by Traditional
Conductor:  George McPhee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paisley Abbey Choir
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: George McPhee and Stevenson 
21.
Amazing Grace by Traditional
Performer:  Charles MacDonald (Organ)
Conductor:  John Warburton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  York Celebrations Choir
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: John Warburton 
22.
The Holy City by Stephen Adams
Performer:  Kenneth McKellar (Tenor)
Conductor:  George McPhee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paisley Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1892; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
23.
Crown him with many crowns by Sir George Elvey
Performer:  Richard Farnes (Organ)
Conductor:  Stephen Cleobury
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Holy! Holy! Holy! Lord God Almighty (tune: Nicaea)
Praise to the Lord (Hast du denn, Jesu)
O Worship The King
Christ The Lord Is Risen Today
The Church's One Foundation
Abide With Me
All Things Bright And Beautiful
Crown Him With Many Crowns
Fairest Lord Jesus
Amazing Grace
Come Thou Almighty King
Onward Christian Soldiers
Be Thou My Vision
Joyful, Joyful
Guide me, O thou great Jehovah (Cwm Rhondda)
Praise, my soul, the King of Heaven
O for a closer walk with God (Scottish Psalter)
All Creatures Of Our God And King
Nearer My God To Thee
All Hail the Power of Jesus' Name - To the tune 'Diadem'
The King Of Love My Shepherd Is
The Holy City

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