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Anthem: Great British Hymns & Choral Works / Oliver, Huddersfield Choral Society


Release Date: 02/03/2017 
Label:  Signum Classics   Catalog #: 465  
Composer:  George Frideric HandelEdgar BaintonSir Edward ElgarRalph Vaughan Williams,   ... 
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Founded in 1836, the Huddersfield Choral Society has developed an international reputation as one of the UK's leading choral societies. Aidan Oliver leads the choir on their new recording, featuring works that are central to the choir's musical heritage, including works by Handel, Elgar, Vaughan Williams, Holst and several others. Founded in 1836, the Huddersfield Choral Society has developed an international reputation as one of the UK's leading choral societies. Aidan Oliver leads the choir on their new recording, featuring works that are central to the choir's musical heritage, including works by Handel, Elgar, Vaughan Williams, Holst and several others. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Zadok the Priest, HWV 258: Coronation Anthem by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; United Kingdom 
2.
And I saw a new heaven by Edgar Bainton
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
3.
Ave verum corpus, Op. 2 no 1 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
4.
O how amiable by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
5.
Jubilate Deo in C major by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; England 
6.
Old Hundredth Psalm Tune by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; England 
7.
My Soul, There Is a Country by Charles Hubert Parry
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
8.
Give unto the Lord, Op. 74 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; England 
9.
Psalms (2), H 117: no 2, Psalm 148 by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; England 
10.
The Crucifixion: God so loved the world by John Stainer
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
11.
A New Song by James MacMillan
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997; Scotland 
12.
God Is Gone Up, Op. 27 No. 2 by Gerald Finzi
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
13.
Seek him that maketh the seven stars by Jonathan Dove
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: Contemporary 
14.
I was glad by Charles Hubert Parry
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Huddersfield Choral Society
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; England 

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