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Vaughan Williams - Choral Works

from CDA66420, CDA66655, CDA66511 & CDA66569

Elizabeth Connell (soprano), Amanda Roocroft (soprano), John Mark Ainsley (tenor), Martyn Hill (tenor), Maldwyn Davies (tenor), Anne Dawson (soprano), Linda

Kitchen (soprano), Alan Opie (baritone), Gwynne Howell (bass), Sir Thomas Allen (baritone), Sarah Walker (mezzo-soprano), Catherine Wyn-Rogers...

Best has a fine sense of VW as a dramatic composer, bringing tremendous urgency to Dona Nobis Pacem and real passion to the Five Mystical Songs. Best's Serenade to Music is the original, not... More…

This release includes a digital booklet

Contents

Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music

13:45
$2.05
$2.50
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Matthew Best
  • Elizabeth Connell (soprano); Amanda Roocroft (soprano); John Mark Ainsley (tenor); Martyn Hill (tenor); Maldwyn Davies (tenor); Anne Dawson (soprano), Linda Kitchen (soprano); Alan Opie (baritone); Gwynne Howell (bass); Thomas Allen (baritone) (soloist)

Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs

19:41
$5.00
$6.25
  • English Chamber Orchestra, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best
  • Thomas Allen (baritone)

I. Easter

5:28
$1.00
$1.25

II. I got me flowers

2:54
$1.00
$1.25

III. Love bade me welcome

5:57
$1.00
$1.25

IV. The Call

2:00
$1.00
$1.25

V. Antiphon

3:22
$1.00
$1.25

Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols

12:35
$2.05
$2.50
  • English Chamber Orchestra, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best
  • Thomas Allen (baritone)

 Excerpt, Vaughan Williams: Flos Campi

22:13
Album only
Album only
  • English Chamber Orchestra, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best
  • Nobuko Imai (viola)

Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem

35:16
$6.00
$7.45
  • Corydon Orchestra, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best
  • Judith Howarth (soprano), Thomas Allen (baritone); Judith Howarth (soprano)

I. Agnus Dei –

3:13
$1.00
$1.25

II. Beat! beat! drums! –

3:45
$1.00
$1.25

III. Reconciliation –

6:34
$1.00
$1.25

IV. Dirge for two veterans –

10:45
$1.50
$1.85

V. The Angel of Death has been abroad – O man greatly beloved

10:59
$1.50
$1.85

Vaughan Williams: Four Hymns

17:04
$4.00
$5.00
  • Corydon Orchestra
  • Matthew Best
  • John Mark Ainsley (tenor); Matthew Souter (viola)

I. Lord! Come away!

4:24
$1.00
$1.25

II. Who is this fair one?

4:33
$1.00
$1.25

III. Come love, come Lord

3:52
$1.00
$1.25

IV. Evening Hymn

4:15
$1.00
$1.25

Vaughan Williams: Toward the Unknown Region

12:54
$2.05
$2.50
  • Corydon Orchestra, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best

Vaughan Williams: O Clap Your Hands (Psalm 47)

3:13
$1.00
$1.25
  • Corydon Orchestra, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best

Vaughan Williams: Lord, Thou has been our refuge

7:55
$1.50
$1.85
  • Corydon Orchestra, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best
  • Thomas Allen (baritone)

Vaughan Williams: The Pilgrim's Progress

1:03:54
$13.55
$16.85
  • City of London Sinfonia, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best
  • Richard Pasco (narrator), John Gielgud (narrator); Richard Pasco (narrator), John Gielgud (narrator); Richard Pasco (narrator); Aidan Oliver (treble), John Gielgud (narrator); Richard Pasco (narrator); Ursula Howells (narrator), John Gielgud (narrator)

I. Prologue

5:17
$1.00
$1.25

II. The Kingdom

3:17
$1.00
$1.25

III. The Gate

2:59
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IV. The Way

4:24
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V. The Shepherd

3:43
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VI. The Palace Beautiful

4:52
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VII. Apollyon

5:05
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VIII. Vanity Fair

6:11
$1.00
$1.25

IX. The Trial

7:22
$1.50
$1.85

X. Giant Despair

4:44
$1.00
$1.25

XI. The Delectable Mountains

14:20
$2.05
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XII. Epilogue

1:40
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Vaughan Williams: A Song of Thanksgiving

16:12
Album only
Album only
  • City of London Sinfonia, The London Oratory Junior Choir ; Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best
  • John Gielgud (narrator); Lynne Dawson (soprano); The London Oratory Junior Choir ; John Scott (organ)

Vaughan Williams: Three Choral Hymns

12:40
$3.00
$3.75
  • City of London Sinfonia, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best
  • Roger Judd (organ), John Bowen (tenor)

I. Easter Hymn

3:12
$1.00
$1.25

II. Christmas Hymn

5:55
$1.00
$1.25

III. Whitsunday Hymn

3:33
$1.00
$1.25

Vaughan Williams: Magnificat

14:19
$2.05
$2.50
  • City of London Sinfonia, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best
  • Catherine Wyn-Rogers (mezzo-soprano); Duke Dobing (flute); Roger Judd (organ)

Vaughan Williams: The Shepherds of the Delectable Mountains

21:46
Album only
Album only
  • City of London Sinfonia, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best
  • Bryn Terfel (baritone); Alan Opie (baritone); Adrian Thompson (tenor); Jonathan Best (bass); John Mark Ainsley (tenor); Linda Kitchen (soprano)

Vaughan Williams: The Hundredth Psalm

7:56
$1.50
$1.85
  • City of London Sinfonia, Corydon Singers
  • Matthew Best
  • Roger Judd (organ)