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How Brightly Shines The Morning Star - Music For Epiphany


Release Date: 11/13/2007 
Label:  Gothic Records   Catalog #: 49258   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Dietrich BuxtehudeLeo Sowerby
Performer:  Thomas Joyce
Conductor:  J. Melvin Butler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle St Mark's Cathedral Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: St Mark's Cathedral Choir, Seattle. Conductor: J. Melvin Butler. Soloist: Thomas Joyce. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: St Mark's Cathedral Choir, Seattle. Conductor: J. Melvin Butler. Soloist: Thomas Joyce. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern, BuxWV 223 by Dietrich Buxtehude
Performer:  Thomas Joyce (Organ)
Conductor:  J. Melvin Butler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle St Mark's Cathedral Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
2.
Now There Lightens Upon Us by Leo Sowerby
Performer:  Thomas Joyce (Organ)
Conductor:  J. Melvin Butler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle St Mark's Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 

Sound Samples

Songs of Thankfulness and Praise
Wie schon leuchtet der Morgenstern, BuxWV 223
Now There Lightens Upon Us
We Three Kings of Orient Are
The Three Kings
As with Gladness Men of Old (arr. W.H. Monk)
Baptism of Christ
Unser Herr zum Jordan Kam (When Jesus Went ot Jordan's Stream )
Chorale Prelude: O Heil'ge Geest daal op on sneer (Wie schon leuchtet)
Tribu Miraculis
Lord God, You Now Have Set Your Servant Free (arr. R.V. Williams)
Chorale Prelude: Wie schon leuchtet
Tibi Christe, splendor Patris (Alleluia, Song of Gladness) (Sung in English)
Christus, Op. 97: Behold a Star from Jacob Shining
O Light of Light, Love Given Birth (after Elmhurst)
In Splendenti Nube
Aeterne Rex altissime, O nata Lux de Lumine (O Wondrous Type! O Vision Fair) (Sung in English)
Chorale Prelude: Wie schon leuchtet
Wie schon leuchtet der Morgenstern (How Bright Appears the Morning Star) (Sung in English)

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