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The Royal Golden Wedding / Westminster Abbey Choir

Royal Golden Wedding / Various
Release Date: 07/25/2000 
Label:  Griffin   Catalog #: 4017  
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachCharles Hubert ParryJohn GossSir William McKie,   ... 
Performer:  Martin Baker
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey ChoirLondon Brass

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A celebration in m usic of the Golden Wedding of the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh. London Brass, oboist Nicholas Daniel, treble Timothy Dickinson join Martin Baker, organist, to supply the musical accompaniment to this grand celebration. The service included music used in the original wedding, and from the Silver Anniversary in 1972. A celebration in m usic of the Golden Wedding of the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh. London Brass, oboist Nicholas Daniel, treble Timothy Dickinson join Martin Baker, organist, to supply the musical accompaniment to this grand celebration. The service included music used in the original wedding, and from the Silver Anniversary in 1972. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
2.
The Birds: Bridal March by Charles Hubert Parry
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
Period: Romantic 
3.
Praise my soul, the King of Heaven by John Goss
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
4.
We wait for Thy loving kindness by Sir William McKie
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; England 
5.
God be merciful unto us, and bless us by Edward Bairstow
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
6.
The Lord is my shepherd by David Grant
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
7.
Blessed be the God and Father by Samuel Sebastian Wesley
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833-1835; England 
8.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
9.
Te Deum in C major by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
10.
Jubilate Deo in C major by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; England 
11.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 6, Air by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
12.
Fanfare by Francis Jackson
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
13.
Let all the world in every corner sing by Basil Harwood
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
Period: 20th Century 
14.
Put thou thy trust in the Lord by Basil Harwood
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass
15.
Fanfare by Gordon Jacob
Performer:  Martin Baker (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  London Brass

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