Evensong for the Feast of Saint Edward


Evensong for the Feast of Saint Edward
Choir Of Westminster Abbey; William McKie
Label
Decca
Catalogue No.
4802076
Barcode
00028948020768
Format
1-CD
About
TRACK LISTING / ARTISTS

1 GIBBONS: Preces and Responses (ed. J. Whitworth)
2 ANONYMOUS: Psalm 84: How lovely are Thy Dwellings (chant by J. Coward)
3 First Lesson: Chronicles vi, 12-21
4 BYRD: Magnificat (the Second Service, ed. J. Whitworth)
5 Second Lesson: Peter i, 22 – ii, 9
6 BYRD: Nunc Dimittis (the Second Service, ed. J. Whitworth)
7 Creed
8 Lesser Litany
9 The Lord’s Prayer – Versicles and Responses
10 Collects
12 PARRY: I was glad
13 Prayers
14 PURCELL: Hymn: Christ is made the sure foundation
15 WIDOR: Toccata (from Organ Symphony No. 5)

The Choir of Westminster Abbey
Simon Preston, organ
William McKie, director

Recording information

Recording Producer: Andrew Raeburn
Recording Location: Westminster Abbey, London, UK, June 1963

Reviews

‘The recording captures a wide range of tone … An enjoyable record, reaching a very high standard’ Gramophone