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A Choral Wedding - A Selection Of Favourite Choral Anthems And Hymns For Church Weddings

Choral Wedding / Various
Release Date: 04/26/2011 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8578196-97   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Healey WillanSamuel Sebastian WesleyMaurice DurufléLennox Berkeley,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 20 Mins. 

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A special musical compendium for brides and grooms who are planning a church wedding ceremony, complete with church choir. CD 1 is a selection of favourite anthems, many of which stem from the Anglican choral tradition and are popular choices for most church choirs. CD 2 is a selection of favourite hymns, well-known to many people and will provide either contemplative or rousing fare for your congregation. A special musical compendium for brides and grooms who are planning a church wedding ceremony, complete with church choir. CD 1 is a selection of favourite anthems, many of which stem from the Anglican choral tradition and are popular choices for most church choirs. CD 2 is a selection of favourite hymns, well-known to many people and will provide either contemplative or rousing fare for your congregation. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Rise up, my love, my fair one, B 314 by Healey Willan
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1937; Canada 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
2.
Blessed be the God and Father by Samuel Sebastian Wesley
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833-1835; England 
Length: 7 Minutes 4 Secs. 
3.
Motets (4) on Gregorian themes, Op. 10: no 1, Ubi caritas by Maurice Duruflé
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
4.
The Lord is my Shepherd, Op. 91 no 1 by Lennox Berkeley
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
5.
Panis angelicus by César Franck
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
6.
Motets (3), Op. 38: no 2, Coelos ascendit hodie by Charles Villiers Stanford
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1905; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
7.
Locus iste in C major, WAB 23 by Anton Bruckner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
8.
The Crucifixion: God so loved the world by John Stainer
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
9.
Cantique de Jean Racine, Op. 11 by Gabriel Fauré
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 53 Secs. 
10.
Set me as a seal upon thine heart by Sir William Walton
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
11.
Blessed are all they that fear the Lord "Wedding Canticle" by John Rutter
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 5 Minutes 46 Secs. 
12.
O magnum mysterium by Morten Lauridsen
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1994; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 47 Secs. 
13.
Jubilate Deo in C major by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
14.
All People That on Earth Do Dwell (Old Hundredth) by Traditional
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
15.
King of glory, King of peace (tune Gwalchmai) by John David Jones
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
16.
Ye Watchers and Ye Holy Ones by Anonymous
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
17.
Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence, carol by Traditional
Period: Classical 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
18.
Immortal, invisible, God only wise (Tune: St. Denio) by Traditional
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
19.
All my hope on God is founded by Herbert Howells
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
20.
The Lord's my shepherd by J. Seymour Irvine
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1860; Scotland 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
21.
Tell out, my soul, the greatness of the Lord! (Woodlands) by Walter Greatorex
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
22.
Christ is Made the Sure Foundation [hymn set to a melody by Purcell] by Henry Purcell
Period: Baroque 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
23.
English Hymnal: no 1, Come down, O Love divine by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1906; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
24.
Praise to the Lord, the Almighty by Traditional
Period: Classical 
Written: Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
25.
Abide with me by William Henry Monk
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
26.
Alleluya, sing to Jesus (Tune: Hyfrydol) (New English Hymnal 271) by Richard Huw Pritchard
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
27.
Ye holy angels bright by John Darwall
Period: Classical 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
28.
Holy, holy, holy "NIcaea" by John Bacchus Dykes
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1861; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
29.
Glorious things of thee are spoken by Cyril Taylor
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
30.
O for a thousand tongues to sing (Oxford New by [George] Coombes), No. 415 by Traditional
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
31.
Praise my soul, the King of Heaven by John Goss
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
32.
O Praise Ye the Lord by Anonymous
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
33.
Vesperae solennes de confessore, K 339 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical 
Written: 1780; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
34.
My lovely one, anthem by Gerald Finzi
Period: Modern 
Written: 1946 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
35.
God is gone up, anthem by Gerald Finzi
Period: Modern 
Written: 1951; United Kingdom 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
36.
I Was Glad (Psalm 122), anthem for chorus & organ (or orchestra) by Charles H. Parry
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; United Kingdom 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
37.
Dear Lord and Father of mankind (Tune: Repton), anthem by Charles H. Parry
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; United Kingdom 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
38.
Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra) by Charles H. Parry
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916; United Kingdom 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
39.
My song is love unknown, hymn for chorus by John Ireland
Period: Modern 
Written: United Kingdom 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Rise up, my Love, my Fair One, Op. 314: Rise up my love
3 Anthems, Op. 27: My lovely one, Op. 27, No. 1
Blessed be the God and Father
4 Motets sur des themes gregoriens, Op. 10: 4 Motets, Op. 10: No. 1: Ubi caritas et amor
The Lord is my shepherd, Op. 91, No. 1
Panis angelicus
Vesperae solennes de confessore, K. 339: Laudate Dominum
3 Latin Motets, Op. 38: Coelos ascendit hodie
Locus iste, WAB 23
The Crucifixion: Chorus: God so loved the world
Cantique de Jean Racine, Op. 11
Set me as a seal upon thine heart
Wedding Canticle
O Magnum Mysterium: O magnum mysterium
Jubilate Deo
3 Anthems, Op. 27: No. 2. God is gone up
I was glad when they said unto me, Op. 51, "Psalm 122"
All people that on earth do dwell (Tune: Old Hundredth): All people that on earth do dwell
Dear Lord and Father of Mankind: Dear Lord and Father of mankind
King of glory, King of peace
Ye watchers and ye holy ones
Let all mortal flesh keep silent
Immortal, invisible, God only wise
All my Hope on God is founded (arr. M.L. Jones ): All my hope on God is founded
The Lord's my shepherd: The Lord's my shepherd
Tell out, my soul
Christ Is Made the Sure Foundation (arr. of Z. 41): Christ is made the sure foundation
Come down, O Love Divine (arr. M.L. Jones): Come down, O Love divine
Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, the King of creation
Jerusalem: And did those feet in ancient time ()
Abide with Me: Abide with me
Alleluya, sing to Jesus!
Ye holy angels bright
My song is love unknown
Holy, holy, holy!
Glorious things of thee are spoken
O for a thousand tongues to sing
Praise, My Soul the King of Heaven: Praise, my soul, the King of Heaven
O praise ye the Lord

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