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John Tavener: Song For Athene, Svyati, Etc / Robinson, Et Al


Release Date: 02/20/2001 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8555256   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  John Tavener
Performer:  Robert HoussartJonathan BungardTimothy Hugh
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Song for Athene by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; England 
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 5 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. The Lamb "Little Lamb, who made thee?" by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1982; England 
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. The Tiger by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; England 
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 5 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
4. Funeral Ikos by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; England 
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 7 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
5. Hymns (2) to the Mother of God: no 1, Hymn to the Mother of God by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1985; United Kingdom 
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
6. Love bade me welcome by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1985; England 
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: English 
7. As one who has slept by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
8. God is with us by John Tavener
Performer:  Robert Houssart (Organ), Jonathan Bungard (Tenor)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; England 
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 5 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 
9. Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis "Collegium Regale" by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; England 
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 10 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: English 
10. Hymns (2) to the Mother of God: no 2, Hymn for the Dormition of the Mother of God by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: English 
11. The Lord's Prayer by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: English 
12. Svyati by John Tavener
Performer:  Timothy Hugh (Cello)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995 
Date of Recording: 07/2000 
Venue:  St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge 
Length: 13 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

God is with us: God is with Us: Christmas Proclamation
Song for Athene
The Lamb
The Tyger: The Tiger
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis: Magnificat
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis: Nunc Dimittis
Funeral Ikos
2 Hymns to the Mother of God: Hymn to the Mother of God
2 Hymns to the Mother of God: Hymn for the Dormition of the Mother of God
Love bade me welcome
As one who has slept
The Lord's Prayer
Svyati, "O Holy One": Svyati, 'O Holy One'

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