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Britten: A Ceremony Of Carols / American Boychoir

American Boychoir
Release Date: 09/22/2006 
Label:  Albemarle Records   Catalog #: 5637196483   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Barbara Ann BiggersJohn Charles Schucker
Conductor:  Vincent Metallo
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Barbara Ann Biggers (Harp)
Conductor:  Vincent Metallo
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
Venue:  Princeton University Chapel, Princeton U 
Length: 22 Minutes 33 Secs. 
2. Missa Brevis in D major, Op. 63 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  John Charles Schucker (Organ)
Conductor:  Vincent Metallo
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; England 
Venue:  Princeton University Chapel, Princeton U 
Length: 7 Minutes 34 Secs. 
3. Prelude and Fugue on a Theme of Vittoria by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  John Charles Schucker (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 
Venue:  Princeton University Chapel, Princeton U 
Length: 5 Minutes 16 Secs. 
4. Chorale on an old french Carol by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Vincent Metallo
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; England 
Venue:  Princeton University Chapel, Princeton U 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
5. A Boy was Born, Op. 3 by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Vincent Metallo
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933/1955; England 
Venue:  Princeton University Chapel, Princeton U 
Length: 2 Minutes 5 Secs. 
6. Hymn to the Virgin by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Vincent Metallo
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930/1934; England 
Venue:  Princeton University Chapel, Princeton U 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
7. Hymn to St Peter, Op. 56a by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  John Charles Schucker (Organ)
Conductor:  Vincent Metallo
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; England 
Venue:  Princeton University Chapel, Princeton U 
Length: 6 Minutes 29 Secs. 
8. Friday Afternoons: A New Year Carol by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Barbara Ann Biggers (Harp)
Conductor:  Vincent Metallo
Period: Modern 
Written: 1935 
Venue:  Princeton University Chapel, Princeton U 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 

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