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Family Carols / Willcocks, Bach Choir, Et Al


Release Date: 10/05/2004 
Label:  Chandos Collect Catalog #: 6671   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  John Francis WadeTraditionalHenry John GauntlettFranz Xaver Gruber,   ... 
Performer:  John ScottNigel Bates
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach ChoirRoyal Military School Fanfare TrumpetersGraham Ashton Brass
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes christmas carol(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Bach Choir, Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters, Graham Ashton Brass. Conductor: Sir David Willcocks. Soloists: Nigel Bates, John Scott (Organ). Includes christmas carol(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Bach Choir, Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters, Graham Ashton Brass. Conductor: Sir David Willcocks. Soloists: Nigel Bates, John Scott (Organ). Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  John Scott (Organ), Nigel Bates (Percussion)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
2.
The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Written: England 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
3.
Shepherds in the field abiding by Traditional
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
4.
Once in Royal David's City by Henry John Gauntlett
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
5.
The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Written: England 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Jonathan Willcocks.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
6.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
7.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  John Scott (Organ), Nigel Bates (Percussion)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
8.
On Christmas Night "Sussex Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  John Scott (Organ), Nigel Bates (Percussion)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Written: England 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
9.
A maiden most gentle by Andrew Carter
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1978; England 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
10.
Birthday Carol by Willcocks, David, Sir
Performer:  John Scott (Organ), Nigel Bates (Percussion)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
11.
When Christ was born by Reginald Jacques
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
12.
Star Carol by John Rutter
Performer:  John Scott (Organ), Nigel Bates (Percussion)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
13.
English Folksongs (5): no 5, Wassail Song by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  John Scott (Organ), Nigel Bates (Percussion)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; England 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
14.
Piae Cantiones: Of the Father's heart begotten by Anonymous
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1582; Sweden 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
15.
Christmas lullaby by John Rutter
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
16.
Lord of the Dance by Sydney Carter
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
17.
Bell Carol by William Mathias
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Wales, UK 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
18.
We wish you a merry Christmas by Traditional
Performer:  Nigel Bates (Percussion), John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Written: England 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Arthur Warrell.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 
19.
Jingle Bells by James Pierpont
Performer:  John Scott (Organ), Nigel Bates (Percussion)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir,  Royal Military School Fanfare Trumpeters,  Graham Ashton Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; USA 
Venue:  Guildford Cathedral, England 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Guildford Cathedral, England (01/29/1991 - 01/31/1991) 

Sound Samples

Adeste fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful) (arr. D. Willcocks): O come, all ye faithful (arr. D. Willcocks)
On Christmas Night, "Sussex Carol" (arr. D. Willcocks)
The First Nowell: (arr. David Willcocks)
A Maiden Most Gentle
Birthday Carol
When Christ Was Born
Star Carol
Wassail Song: (arr. R. Vaughan Williams)
Of the Father's Heart Begotten (arr. D. Willcocks)
Shepherds, in the Field Abiding (arr. D. Willcocks)
Once in royal David's city (arr. D. Willcocks): Once in Royal David's City (arr. D. Willcocks)
Christmas lullaby: Christmas Lullaby
The Holly and the Ivy (arr. J. Willcocks)
Lord of the Dance
Bell Carol
Stille Nacht (Silent Night) (arr. D. Willcocks)
Jingle Bells (arr. D. Willcocks)
A Merry Christmas
Hark! the herald angels sing (arr. D. Willcocks): Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (arr. D. Willcocks)

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