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Psalms - Choir Of Westminster Abbey


Release Date: 03/04/2008 
Label:  Virgin Classics   Catalog #: 82058  
Composer:  Joseph CorfeEdward John HopkinsJohn CamidgeGeorge Clement Martin,   ... 
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Psalm 8 "O Lord our Gouvernour" by Joseph Corfe
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Classical 
2. Psalm 15 "Lord, who shall dwell in thy tabernacle" by Edward John Hopkins
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
3. Psalm 19 "The heavens declare the glory of God" by Edward John Hopkins
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
4. Psalm 22 "My God, my God, look upon me" by John Camidge
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
5. Psalm 23 "The Lord is my shepherd" by George Clement Martin
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
6. The earth is the Lord's by Joseph Barnby
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
7. Psalm 27 "The Lord is my light, and my salvation" by Henry Thomas Smart
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
8. Psalm 29 "Bring unto the Lord, O ye mighty" by Henry Thomas Smart
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
9. Psalm 39 "I said, I will take heed to my ways" by James Turle
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
10. Like as the hart desireth the water-brooks by T. Rogers
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
11. God is our hope and strength by Martin Luther
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Renaissance 
12. Psalm 47 "O Clap your hands together, all ye people" by John Goss
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
13. Psalm 51 "Have mercy upon me, O God" by Arthur Hervey
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
14. Psalm 61 "Hear my crying, O God" by Thomas Tomkins
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Renaissance 
15. Psalm 67 "God be merciful unto us" by John Camidge
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
16. Psalm 69 "Salve me, O God" by Jonathan Battishill
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Classical 
17. Psalm 71 "In thee, O Lord, have I put my trust" by George John Bennett
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
18. Psalm 73 "Truly God is loving unto Israel" by Samuel Wesley
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Classical 
19. Psalm 74 "O God, wherefore art thou absent" by G. B. Arnold
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
20. Psalm 84 "O how amiable are thy dwellings" by Edward Bairstow
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
21. Psalm 85 "Lord, thou art become gracious unto thy land" by Charles Harford Lloyd
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
22. Psalm 90 "Lord, Thou hast been our refuge" by Craig Sellar Lang
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
23. Psalm 90 "Who so dwelleth under the defence of the Almighty" by Walter Galpin Alcock
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
24. Psalm 96 "O sing unto the Lord a new song" by O. H. Peasgood
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
25. Psalm 104 "Praise the Lord, O my soul" by Walter Parratt
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
26. Psalm 111 "I will give thanks unto the Lord with my whole heart" by Martin Neary
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
27. Psalm 114 "When Israel came out of Egypt" by Edward Bairstow
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
28. Psalm 115 "Not unto us, O Lord, not unto us" by Percy Carter Buck
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
29. Psalm 118 "O give thanks unto the Lord" by Percy Whitlock
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
30. I will lift up mine eyes by Henry Walford Davies
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
31. Psalm 122 "I was glad when they said unto me" by Walter Parratt
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
32. Psalm 123 "Unto thee lift up mine eyes" by Bernard Rose
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
33. Psalm 130 "Out of the deep have I called unto thee, O Lord" by James Turle
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
34. Psalm 137 "By the waters of Babylon we sat down and wept" by Charles Harford Lloyd
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
35. Psalm 139 "O Lord, thou hast searched me out, and known me" by John Goss
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
36. O praise the Lord of Heaven, Op. 27 by Charles Villiers Stanford
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
37. O praise the Lord, for it is a good thing to sing praises by Charles Villiers Stanford
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
38. Psalm 149 "O sing unto the Lord a new song" by Ivor Atkins
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
39. O Praise God in His Holiness by Charles Villiers Stanford
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 

Sound Samples

Psalm 8: O Lord our Governour (after Henry Lawes)
Psalm 15: Lord, who shall dwell in Thy tabernacle
Psalm 19: The Heaven declare the glory of God
Psalm 22: My God, my God, look upon me
Psalm 23: The Lord is my Shepherd
Psalm 24: The earth is the Lord's
Psalm 27: The Lord is my light and my salvation
Psalm 29: Bring unto the Lord, O ye mighty
Psalm 39: I said, I will take heed to my ways
Psalm 42/43: Like as the hart desireth the water-brooks
Psalm 46: God is our hope and strength (from Martin Luther)
Psalm 47: O clap your hands together, all ye people
Psalm 51: Have mercy upon me, O God
Psalm 61: Hear my crying, O God
Psalm 67: God be merciful unto us
Psalm 69: Save me, O God
Psalm 71: In Thee, O Lord, have put I put my trust
Psalm 73: Truly God is loving unto Israel
Psalm 74: O God, wherefore art Thou absent
Psalm 84, 'O how amiable are Thy dwellings'
Psalm 85, 'Lord, Thou art become gracious unto thy land'
Psalm 90, 'Lord Thou hast been our refuge'
Psalm 91, 'Whoso dwelleth under the defence of the most high'
Psalm 96, 'O sing unto the Lord a new song'
Psalm 104, 'Praise the Lord, O my soul'
Psalm 111, 'I will give thanks unto the Lord with my whole heart'
Psalm 114, 'When Israel came out of Egypt'
Psalm 115, 'Not unto us, O Lord, not unto us'
Psalm 118, 'O give thanks unto the Lord, for he is gracious'
Psalm 121: I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills
Psalm 122, 'I was glad when they said unto me'
Psalm 123, 'Unto Thee lift I up mine eyes'
Psalm 130: 'Out of the deep have I called unto Thee, O Lord' (after Purcell)
Psalm 137, 'By the waters of Babylon we sat down and wept'
Psalm 139, 'O Lord, Thou hast searched me out, and known me'
Psalm 147: O praise the Lord for it is a good thing to sing praises
Psalm 148, 'O praise the Lord of heaven'
Psalm 149, 'O sing unto the Lord'
Psalm 150, 'O praise God in His holiness'

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