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James Cook: Choral Music / Voces Oxonienses


Release Date: 06/28/2005 
Label:  Divine Art   Catalog #: 25027   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:

“James Cook works within traditional tonal boundaries. Sincere and moving, unglamorous settings written within the accommodating embrace of the Cathedral tradition... Sung with total professional commitment.” – Rob Barnett, MusicWeb

“Much to admire and enjoy in this collection of pieces and in the exemplary performances that they receive... Anyone with an interest in [the English choral] tradition can safely and confidently explore this rewarding CD.” – John Quinn, MusicWeb
REVIEWS:

“James Cook works within traditional tonal boundaries. Sincere and moving, unglamorous settings written within the accommodating embrace of the Cathedral tradition... Sung with total professional commitment.” – Rob Barnett, MusicWeb

“Much to admire and enjoy in this collection of pieces and in the exemplary performances that they receive... Anyone with an interest in [the English choral] tradition can safely and confidently explore this rewarding CD.” – John Quinn, MusicWeb
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Works on This Recording

1.
When death cuts asunder by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997 
2.
That which we call death is not death by James Cook
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2000 
3.
The Lap of eternity by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
4.
O lovely heaven! by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2001 
5.
All loves excelling by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2001 
6.
He was most lovely by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2001 
7.
Christ's matchless love by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2001 
8.
In the primrose of my days by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2002 
9.
I give to thee eternal life by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2001 
10.
Christ's blood is heaven's key by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
11.
Run sweet babe by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2003 
12.
If this be dying by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2003 
13.
Death is my best friend by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2003 
14.
We shall meet in comfort at our journey's end by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2003 
15.
Beyond the moveable heavens by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2003 
16.
Heavenly death by James Cook
Performer:  Iestyn Evans (Organ)
Conductor:  Rufus Frowde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces Oxoniensis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2004 

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