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Essential Wedding

Essential Wedding / Various
Release Date: 08/24/2010 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 27937   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Claude DebussyDmitri ShostakovichCamille Saint-SaënsGeorge Frideric Handel,   ... 
Performer:  Markus KlinkoPiers LaneTasmin LittleFrederic Bayco,   ... 
Conductor:  Reginald KilbeyStephen CleoburySir David WillcocksKenneth Montgomery,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nash EnsembleCamerata LysyLiverpool Cathedral & Brass Ensemble,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 35 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

Arabesques (2) for Piano: no 1 in E major, Andante con moto by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Markus Klinko (Harp)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888-1891; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Gadfly, Op. 97: Romance by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Piers Lane (Piano), Tasmin Little (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; USSR 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nash Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Reginald Kilbey
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Lohengrin: Treulich geführt "Bridal Chorus" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Frederic Bayco (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Suite in D major: Prince of Denmark's March "Trumpet Voluntary" by Jeremiah Clarke
Performer:  Jane Parker-Smith (Organ), Maurice André (Trumpet)
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 2, Alla Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Ian Tracey (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Trumpet Tune by John Stanley
Performer:  Jane Parker-Smith (Organ), Maurice André (Trumpet)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Gloria: Gloria in excelsis deo by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Stephen Cleobury
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1715; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Te Deum: Prelude by Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Period: Baroque 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Kenneth Montgomery
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: no 4, Réjouissance by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Alberto Lysy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Lysy
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Suite for Trumpet and Orchestra in D major: March by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Maurice André (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Jörg Faerber
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1733 
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Barbara Hendricks (), Erik Lundkvist (Organ)
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Morning Has Broken, song (Tune: Bunessan) by Anonymous
Performer:  Sioned Williams (Harp)
Conductor:  Stephen Cleobury
Written: 1931 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Mystical Songs (5): no 4, The call by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  John Shirley-Quirk ()
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Sir Philip Ledger (Organ), Dame Janet Baker ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Amazing grace by John Newton
Performer:  Alfie Boe ()
Conductor:  John Owen Edwards
Period: Classical 
Written: 1799 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Mystical Songs (5): no 5, Antiphon by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
The Lord's my shepherd by J. Seymour Irvine
Performer:  Thomas Bullard (), Sioned Williams (Harp)
Conductor:  Stephen Cleobury
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1860; Scotland 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Suite Gothique, Op. 25: 3rd movement, Prière à Notre Dame by Léon Boëllmann
Performer:  Frederic Bayco (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 8 Secs. 
If ye love me by Thomas Tallis
Conductor:  Philip Ledger
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Liebesträume for Piano, S 541: no 3, O Lieb, so lang by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Kun-Woo Paik (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Psalm 23, D 706/Op. 132 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Sir Philip Ledger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1820; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Thine be the glory (tune Maccabeaus, after Handel), No. 120 by Traditional
Performer:  Ian Wells (Organ)
Conductor:  Ian Tracey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Liverpool Cathedral & Brass Ensemble
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Panis angelicus by César Franck
Performer:  Barbara Hendricks ()
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
German Mass in F major, D 872: Sanctus "Helig! helig! helig!" by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Ave verum corpus, Op. 2 no 1 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Harry Bramma (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Messe solennelle de Sainte Cécile: Sanctus by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Laurence Dale ()
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Noel Rawsthorne (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Symphony for Organ no 5 in f minor, Op. 42 no 1: 5th movement, Toccata by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1880; Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
March Triomphale "Now thank we all our God", for organ, Op. 65/13 by Sigfrid Karg-Elert
Performer:  Sir Philip Ledger (Organ)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Carillon sortie on "Tu Es Petra" for organ in D major by Henri Mulet
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1911; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Suite for Trumpet and Orchestra in D major: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Maurice André (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Jörg Faerber
Period: Baroque 
Written: London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Grand choeur dialogué for organ by Eugene Gigout
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Written: France 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!, BWV 208 "Hunt Cantata": Schafe können sicher weiden by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1713; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Noel Rawsthorne (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Ich steh' mit einem Fuss im Grabe, BWV 156: Sinfonia/Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  David Reichenberg (Oboe)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1729; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Exsultate jubilate, K 165 (158a): Alleluia by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Lucia Popp ()
Conductor:  Georg Fischer
Period: Classical 
Written: 1773; Milan, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sir George Thalben-Ball (Organ), Leon Goossens (Oboe)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Ave verum corpus in D major, K 618 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Vesperae solennes de confessore, K 339: Laudate Dominum by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Lynne Dawson (), Stephen Layton (Organ)
Conductor:  Stephen Cleobury
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge Classical Players
Period: Classical 
Written: 1780; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra) by Charles H. Parry
Performer:  Dame Janet Baker (), Sir Philip Ledger (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916; United Kingdom 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Requiem: Pie Jesu by Andrew L. Webber
Performer:  Fergus Thirlwell (Boy Soprano), Simon Gibson (Organ), Jane Gilchrist ()
Conductor:  Kirk Trevor
Period: Modern 
Written: 1984; United Kingdom 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Sheep may safely graze from Cantata No. 208 (arr. Marriner)
Air (from Suite No. 3 in D BWV1068)
Cantata No. 156, 'Ich steh mit einem Fuss im Grabe' BWV156: Sinfonia
Two Arabesques: 1.
The Gadfly Op. 97a: Romance (3 and 7)
The Carnival of the Animals - zoological fantasy: The Swan
Serse (1988 Remastered Version): Ombra mai fu (Largo) (arr. Byfield): Serse (1988 Digital Remaster): Ombra mai fu (Largo) (arr. Byfield)
Bridal Chorus (Treulich geführt) from Lohengrin (1988 Remastered Version): Bridal Chorus (Treulich geführt) from Lohengrin
Trumpet Voluntary 'Prince of Denmark's March' (arr. Jean-Michel Defaye) (1987 Remastered Version): Trumpet Voluntary 'Prince of Denmark's March' (arr. Jean-Michel Defaye)
Water Music: Alla hornpipe from Suite in D (arr. Tracey)
10 Voluntaries Op. 6 (1987 Remastered Version): 5. Trumpet Tune in D (arr. Jean-Michel Defaye): 10 Voluntaries Op. 6 (1987 Digital Remaster): 5. Trumpet Tune in D (arr. Jean-Michel Defaye)
Gloria in D RV589: 1. Gloria in excelsis Deo
Te Deum, H.146 (1989 Remastered Version): Prélude: Te Deum, H.146 (1989 Digital Remaster): Prélude
Solomon HWV67 (1988 Remastered Version): Sinfonia (The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba) (ed. Boyling): Solomon HWV67 (1988 Digital Remaster): Sinfonia (The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba) (ed. Boyling)
Music for the Royal Fireworks HWV351 (1989 Remastered Version): La Réjouissance: Music for the Royal Fireworks HWV351 (1989 Digital Remaster): La Réjouissance
The Four Seasons, Concerto No. 1 in E (La primavera/ Spring) RV269 (Op. 8 No. 1): I. Allegro
Suite in D for trumpet and strings (1987 Remastered Version): V. Marche: Suite in D for trumpet and strings (1987 Digital Remaster): V. Marche
Ave Maria (Ellen's Gesang) D.839
Morning has broken (Bunessan)
Exsultate, jubilate K165/K158a: Alleluia
Five Mystical Songs: 4. The Call [baritone only]
Ave Maria (1984 Remastered Version): Ave Maria
Amazing Grace
Five Mystical Songs (1989 Remastered Version): 5. Antiphon [chorus only]: Five Mystical Songs (1989 - Remaster): 5. Antiphon [chorus only]
Cantata 147 (1988 Remastered Version): Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (arr. Thalben-Ball): Cantata 147 (1988 Digital Remaster): Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (arr. Thalben-Ball)
The Lord's my shepherd (Brother James' Air)
Suite gothique Op. 25: Prière à Notre-Dame
If ye love me
Liebesträume S541: No. 3 in A flat
Gott ist mein Hirt (Psalm 23) D.706 [for SSAA & piano]
Thine be the glory, risen, conquering son (Maccabaeus)
Panis angelicus
Ave verum corpus K618
Requiem: Pie Jesu
Deutsche Messe D872: Zum Sanctus: Heilig! heilig! heilig!
Vesperae de Domenica K321: Laudate Dominum
Ave verum corpus Op. 2 No. 1
Messe solennelle de Ste Cécile: Sanctus
A Midsummer Night's Dream Opp. 21 and 61: Wedding March (arr. Rawsthorne)
Symphony No. 5 in F minor Op. 42 No. 1: V. Toccata (Allegro)
66 Choral-Improvisationen Op. 65: Nun danket alle Gott
Carillon-sortie in D
Suite in D for trumpet and strings (1987 Remastered Version): I. Overture: Suite in D for trumpet and strings (1987 Digital Remaster): I. Overture
Grand Choeur dialogué (No. 6 of Six Pièces pour orgue, 1891)

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