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BLESSED CITY: HYMNS FROM WORCESTER - WORCESTER CATHEDRAL CHOIR

BLESSED CITY: HYMNS FROM WORCESTER - WORCESTER CATHEDRAL CHOIR

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Strong local links connect the composers of many of the hymns featured on this album, with timeless uplifting melodies being the hallmarks of the overall collection. For these performances, all but one previously available only on tape since their original release the Cathedral Choir are joined by Worcester Festival Choral Society, to assist the "raising of the roof" in praise! The organist on this occasion was Paul Trepte, and all was under the auspices of the loyal and outstanding service given as Director of music, Dr Donald Hunt.

Praise my soul the King of Heaven            John Goss           

O thou who camest from above S S Wesley         

Blessed City, Heavenly Salem      Henry Purcell    

All my hope on God is founded  Herbert Howells              

Come down, O love divine            Vaughan Williams            

For all the saints               Vaughan Williams            

Glorious things of Thee are spoken          Cyril Taylor         

God be in my head          Walford Davies

Praise to the Lord, the Almighty 17 cent. German             

The King of love my Shepherd is J B Dykes            

He who would valiant be              English Trad.      

Immortal, invisible, God only wise            Welsh Trad.       

My song is love unknown             John Ireland      

The day thou gavest, Lord, is ended         Clement Schofield          

Mine eyes have seen the glory   American Trad. arr Donald Hunt

Dear Lord and Father of mankind              Hubert Parry     

O Praise ye the Lord        Hubert Parry     

Faire is the Heaven         William H Harris               

Worcester Cathedral Choir; Worcester Festival Choral Society; Dr Donald Hunt (conductor), Paul Trepte (organ)

 


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