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English Choral Music - Elgar: Sacred Choral Music


Release Date: 07/20/2004 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8557288   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"With fine organ playing from Jonathan Vaughn and excellent recorded sound(producer, Andrew Walton), the disc ranks among the best choral issues of recent times." John Steane, Gramophone "With fine organ playing from Jonathan Vaughn and excellent recorded sound(producer, Andrew Walton), the disc ranks among the best choral issues of recent times." John Steane, Gramophone Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Give unto the Lord, Op. 74 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; England 
Language: English 
2.
Ave verum corpus, Op. 2 no 1 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
Language: Latin 
3.
Ave Maria, Op. 2 no 2 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
Language: Latin 
4.
Ave maris stella, Op. 2 no 3 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
Language: Latin 
5.
O Hearken Thou, Op. 64 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911; England 
Language: English 
6.
Te Deum and Benedictus, Op. 34 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; England 
Language: English 
7.
O salutaris hostia by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Language: Latin 
8.
Great is the Lord, Op. 67 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910-1912; England 
Language: English 
9.
The Apostles, Op. 49: The spirit of the Lord by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902-1903; England 
Language: English 
10.
Go, Song of mine, Op. 57 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; England 
Language: English 
11.
Light of the World by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Language: English 
12.
The Light of Life, Op. 29: no 2, Seek Him that maketh the seven stars by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; England 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Psalm 29, Op. 74, "Give unto the Lord": Give unto the Lord (Psalm XXIX), Op. 74
Ave, verum corpus, Op. 2, No. 1: Ave verum corpus, Op. 2, No. 1
Ave Maria, Op. 2, No. 2
Ave maris stella, Op. 2, No. 3
O hearken Thou, Op. 64
Te Deum laudamus, Op. 34, No. 1
Benedictus, Op. 34, No. 2
O salutaris hostia
Psalm 48, Op. 67, "Great is the Lord": Great is the Lord (Psalm XLVIII), Op. 67
The Apostles, Op. 49: The Apostles, Op 49: The Spirit of the Lord is upon me
Go, song of mine, Op. 57
The Light of Life, Op. 29: Seek him that maketh the seven stars
The Light of Life, Op. 29: Light of the World

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