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Christmas Carols / Massey, Hereford Cathedral Choir


Release Date: 09/27/2005 
Label:  Griffin   Catalog #: 4016   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Henry John GauntlettTraditionalChristopher SteelHarold Edwin Darke,   ... 
Performer:  Hugh Williams
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes christmas carol(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Hereford Cathedral Choir. Conductor: Roy Massey. Soloist: Hugh Williams. Includes christmas carol(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Hereford Cathedral Choir. Conductor: Roy Massey. Soloist: Hugh Williams. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Once in Royal David's City by Henry John Gauntlett
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Language: English 
2. Adam lay ybounden by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Notes: This selection is sung in Middle English. 
3. O come, O come Emmanuel by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; France 
Language: Latin 
4. People, look east by Christopher Steel
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Language: English 
5. Gabriel's message by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Written: Basque Provinces 
Language: English 
6. Hail! blessed Virgin Mary by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Language: English 
7. Resonet in laudibus by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Language: English 
8. Long the night by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Language: English 
9. On Christmas Night "Sussex Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Written: England 
Language: English 
10. In the bleak mid-winter by Harold Edwin Darke
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
Language: English 
11. Come, listen to my story by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Language: English 
12. Benedicamus Domino by Peter Warlock
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; England 
Language: English 
13. I saw three ships by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Written: England 
Language: English 
14. The holly and the ivy by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Language: English 
15. Here is joy for ev'ry age by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Language: English 
16. Christe redemptor omnium by Anonymous
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Period: Medieval 
Language: Latin 
17. Little Road To Bethlehem by Michael Head
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 
Language: English 
18. Good King Wenceslas by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Written: England 
Language: English 
19. Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Language: English 
20. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Language: English 
21. The Three Kings by Traditional
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Language: English 
22. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Hugh Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Roy Massey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hereford Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Language: English 

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