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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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