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Archer: Love Came Down At Christmas / Williams, Et Al


Release Date: 10/25/2005 
Label:  Griffin   Catalog #: 4051   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz Xaver GruberFelix MendelssohnGustav HolstTraditional,   ... 
Performer:  Huw Williams
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Malcolm Archer. 
2.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
3.
In the bleak mid-winter by Gustav Holst
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1906; England 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
4.
Of the Father's love begotten by Traditional
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
5.
Tomorrow shall be my dancing day, Op. 75 no 2 by John Gardner
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; England 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
6.
Once in Royal David's City by Henry John Gauntlett
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
7.
Ding Dong! Merrily on high by Traditional
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is based on the tune "Branle l'officiel" from Thoinot
Arbeau's "Orchésographie". 
8.
I sing of a maiden by Patrick Hadley
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1936; England 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
9.
In dulci jubilo by Traditional
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Medieval 
Written: 12th Century; Germany 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
10.
God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Written: England 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
11.
On Christmas Night "Sussex Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Written: England 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
12.
Love came down at Christmas by Malcolm Archer
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
13.
Shepherd's Cradle Song by Traditional
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Written: Czech Republic 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
14.
See amid the winter's snow by John Goss
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
15.
Rocking by Traditional
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Written: Czech Republic 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
16.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
17.
Weihnachtslieder (6), Op. 8: no 3, Die Könige by Peter Cornelius
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856/1870; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: English 
18.
Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Performer:  Huw Williams (Organ)
Conductor:  Malcolm Archer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England 
Language: German 

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