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English Choral Music / Robinson, Choir Of St. John's College


Release Date: 03/22/2005 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8557557-58   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Charles Villiers StanfordSir Edward ElgarRalph Vaughan WilliamsHerbert Howells,   ... 
Performer:  Oliver Lepage-DeanIain FarringtonCrispian Steele-Perkins
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 30 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by Sir John Tavener (Composer), Gerald Finzi. Ensemble: St. John's College Choir, Cambridge. Conductor: Christopher Robinson.
Includes work(s) for choir by Herbert Howells, Sir Edward Elgar. Ensemble: St. John's College Choir, Cambridge. Conductor: Christopher Robinson.
Includes work(s) for chorus by various composers. Ensemble: St. John's College Choir, Cambridge. Conductor: Christopher Robinson.
Includes work(s) by Sir John Tavener (Composer), Gerald Finzi. Ensemble: St. John's College Choir, Cambridge. Conductor: Christopher Robinson.
Includes work(s) for choir by Herbert Howells, Sir Edward Elgar. Ensemble: St. John's College Choir, Cambridge. Conductor: Christopher Robinson.
Includes work(s) for chorus by various composers. Ensemble: St. John's College Choir, Cambridge. Conductor: Christopher Robinson. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Services in G major, Op. 81: Evening Service by Charles Villiers Stanford
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; England 
2.
Motets (3), Op. 38: no 1, Justorum animae by Charles Villiers Stanford
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1905; England 
3.
Ave verum corpus, Op. 2 no 1 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
4.
Give unto the Lord, Op. 74 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; England 
5.
Mystical Songs (5): no 4, The call by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Oliver Lepage-Dean (Boy Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
6.
Magnificat and Nunc dimittis "St Paul's" by Herbert Howells
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; England 
7.
Pieces (6) for Organ: no 6, Paean by Herbert Howells
Performer:  Iain Farrington (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; England 
8.
Take him, earth, for cherishing by Herbert Howells
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; England 
9.
Litany to the Holy Spirit by Peter Hurford
Performer:  Oliver Lepage-Dean (Boy Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
10.
Welcome Sweet and Sacred Feast by Gerald Finzi
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
11.
Tenebrae Motets (9), Op. 72: Nocturne no 3 by Edmund Rubbra
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951-1961; England 
12.
Magnificat and Nunc Dimitis in A flat major, Op. 65: Magnificat by Edmund Rubbra
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; England 
13.
Anthems (3), Op. 27: no 2, God is gone up by Gerald Finzi
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; England 
14.
Set me as a seal upon thine heart by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; England 
15.
Coronation Te Deum by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952-1953; England 
16.
Missa brevis: Gloria by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1966; England 
17.
Hymn to the Virgin by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930/1934; England 
18.
Jubilate Deo by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; England 
19.
Hymn to St Cecilia, Op. 27 by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
20.
The Lord is my Shepherd, Op. 91 no 1 by Lennox Berkeley
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975; England 
21.
Crux fidelis, Op. 43 no 1 by Lennox Berkeley
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; England 
22.
Look up, sweet babe, Op. 43 no 2 by Lennox Berkeley
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; England 
23.
Magnificat and Nunc dimittis "Collegium Magdalene Oxoniense" by Kenneth Leighton
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
24.
An Easter Sequence, Op. 55 by Kenneth Leighton
Performer:  Crispian Steele-Perkins (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
25.
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 
26.
The Lord's Prayer by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
27.
Song for Athene by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; England 

Sound Samples

Magnificat, Op. 98: Magnificat in G, Op. 81
Nunc dimittis, Op. 98: Nunc Dimittis in G, Op. 81
3 Latin Motets, Op. 38: No. 1: Justorum Animae
Ave, verum corpus, Op. 2, No. 1: Ave verum corpus, Op. 2, No. 1
Psalm 29, Op. 74, "Give unto the Lord": Give unto the Lord (Psalm XXIX), Op. 74
The Call
Magnificat and Nunc dimitis, St. Paul's: Magnificat, St. Paul's
Magnificat and Nunc dimitis, St. Paul's: Nunc dimitis, St. Paul's
Paean for Organ
Take him, earth, for cherishing: Take Him, Earth, for Cherishing
Litany to the Holy Spirit
3 Anthems, Op. 27: Welcome Sweet and Sacred Feast, Op. 27, No. 3
Tenebrae Motets, Op. 72: Third Nocturn: I. Eram quasi agnus innocens
Tenebrae Motets, Op. 72: Third Nocturn: II. Una hora non potuistis
Tenebrae Motets, Op. 72: Third Nocturn: III. Seniores populi
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in A flat major, Op. 65: Magnificat, A flat major, Op. 65
3 Anthems, Op. 27: God is gone up, Op. 27 No. 2
Set me as a seal upon thine heart
Coronation Te Deum (arr. S. Preston and M. Blatchly): Coronation Te Deum
Gloria: from Missa Brevis
A Hymn to the Virgin
Jubilate Deo
Hymn to St. Cecilia, Op. 27
The Lord is my shepherd, Op. 91, No. 1: The Lord is my Shepherd, Op. 91, No. 1
Crux fidelis, Op. 43, No. 1
Look up, sweet Babe, Op. 43, No. 2: Look up, sweet babe, Op. 43, No. 2
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis, "Collegium Magdalenae Oxoniense": Magnificat
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis, "Collegium Magdalenae Oxoniense": Nunc Dimittis
An Easter Sequence
The Lamb
The Lord's Prayer
Song for Athene

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