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The Treasury of English Church Music

1100-1965

Ambrosian Singers, Westminster Abbey Choir, Chichester Cathedral Choir, Guildford Cathedral Choir, St Pauls Cathedral Choir, Temple Church Choir, Denis Stevens, Douglas Guest, John Birch, Barry Rose, John Dykes Bower, George Thalben-Ball

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Contents

Howells: Introductory speech

9:26
$1.30
$1.70
  • Herbert Howells (vocals)
  • Recorded: 1965-10-26
  • Recording Venue: 26 October 1965. Conference Room, EMI House, Manchester Square, London.

anon.: Sancte Dei pretiose

3:55
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

anon.: Perspice Christicola

1:11
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

anon.: Salve sancta parens

4:09
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

anon.: Sanctus and Benedictus

1:41
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

anon.: Alleluia psallat

1:09
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

anon.: Ave miles caelestis curiae

2:41
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers, Ambrosian Players
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

anon.: Conditor alme siderum

3:17
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Queldryk: Gloria

2:36
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers, Ambrosian Players
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Excetre: Sanctus & Benedictus

3:22
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Damett: Beata Dei genetrix Maria

3:19
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Dunstaple: Veni Sancte Spiritus

5:19
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers, Ambrosian Players
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Frye, W: Salve virgo mater pia

4:30
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Cornysh the elder: Ave Maria Mater Dei

3:41
$1.30
$1.70
  • Denis Stevens (lead vocals)
  • Ambrosian Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-05-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 May 1965. No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Nunc dimittis

1:33
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Tallis: Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse his way?

2:56
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Morley: Nolo mortem peccatoris

3:25
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Byrd: Ave verum Corpus

4:14
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Nunc dimittis

3:14
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Weelkes: Gloria in excelsis Deo

3:28
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Dering: Factum est silentium

3:23
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Child, W: O God, wherefore art thou absent from us?

2:20
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Philips, P: Ascendit Deus

2:41
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Morley: Out of the Deep

4:30
$1.30
$1.70
  • Simon Preston (lead vocals), Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Tomkins: Nunc Dimittis

4:08
$1.30
$1.70
  • Simon Preston (lead vocals), Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Mundy, W: Ah, helpless wretch

4:06
$1.30
$1.70
  • Simon Preston (lead vocals), Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Gibbons, O: Nunc dimittis (Short Service)

2:14
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Farrant, R: Hide not thou thy face

1:57
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

Byrd: Sing joyfully

2:43
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1965-07-13
  • Recording Venue: 13, 15, 23 & 27 July 1965, Westminster Abbey

White, Robert: Christie, qui lux es et dies

3:25
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1964-11-18
  • Recording Venue: 18-20 November 1964. Westminster Abbey, London

Gibbons, O: O clap your hands

5:13
$1.30
$1.70
  • Douglas Guest (lead vocals)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Recorded: 1964-11-18
  • Recording Venue: 18-20 November 1964. Westminster Abbey, London

Gibbons, O: This is the Record of John

4:56
$1.30
$1.70
  • Gerald English (vocals), Francis Baines (director)
  • Hampstead Parish Church Choir, Jaye Consort of Viols
  • Martindale Sidwell
  • Recorded: 1964-11-18
  • Recording Venue: 3 May 1966, Church of St Andrew-by-the-Wardrobe, City of London

Morley: Out of the Deep

4:58
$1.30
$1.70
  • John Morehen (organ), Gerald English (vocals)
  • Hampstead Parish Church Choir
  • Martindale Sidwell
  • Recorded: 1964-11-18
  • Recording Venue: 3 May 1966, Church of St Andrew-by-the-Wardrobe, City of London

Weelkes: All people clap your hands

1:50
$1.30
$1.70
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-08-04
  • Recording Venue: 4 & 5 August 1966. Boxgrove Priory, Sussex

Weelkes: O how amiable are thy dwellings

3:07
$1.30
$1.70
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-08-04
  • Recording Venue: 4 & 5 August 1966. Boxgrove Priory, Sussex

Weelkes: Lord, to Thee I make my moan, anthem for 5 voices

2:34
$1.30
$1.70
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-08-04
  • Recording Venue: 4 & 5 August 1966. Boxgrove Priory, Sussex

Weelkes: Alleluia, I heard a voice

2:29
$1.30
$1.70
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-08-04
  • Recording Venue: 4 & 5 August 1966. Boxgrove Priory, Sussex

Byrd: Victimae paschali

3:30
$1.30
$1.70
  • New English Singers, Boys of All Saints', Margaret Street
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1967-10-26
  • Recording Venue: 26 October 1967. St Mary of Eton, Hackney

Tomkins: My beloved spake

5:32
$1.30
$1.70
  • New English Singers, Boys of All Saints', Margaret Street
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1967-10-26
  • Recording Venue: 26 October 1967. St Mary of Eton, Hackney

Purcell: Thou know'st, Lord, Z 58c

2:25
$1.30
$1.70
  • Gavin Williams (organ)
  • Guildford Cathedral Choir
  • Barry Rose
  • Recorded: 1965-10-04
  • Recording Venue: 4,8,16 & 18 October 1965. Guildford Cathedral.

Humfrey: O Lord my God

13:18
Album only
Album only
  • Gavin Williams (organ)
  • Guildford Cathedral Choir, Chamber Orchestra of Guildford Cathedral
  • Barry Rose
  • Recorded: 1965-10-04
  • Recording Venue: 4,8,16 & 18 October 1965. Guildford Cathedral.

Purcell: I will give thanks unto the Lord

9:21
$1.30
$1.70
  • Gavin Williams (organ)
  • Guildford Cathedral Choir, Chamber Orchestra of Guildford Cathedral
  • Barry Rose
  • Recorded: 1965-10-04
  • Recording Venue: 4,8,16 & 18 October 1965. Guildford Cathedral.

Greene, M: O clap your hands

4:16
$1.30
$1.70
  • Guildford Cathedral Choir
  • Barry Rose
  • Recorded: 1965-10-04
  • Recording Venue: 4,8,16 & 18 October 1965. Guildford Cathedral.

Travers, J: Ascribe unto the Lord

10:00
Album only
Album only
  • Gavin Williams (organ)
  • Guildford Cathedral Choir
  • Barry Rose
  • Recorded: 1965-10-04
  • Recording Venue: 4,8,16 & 18 October 1965. Guildford Cathedral.

Boyce: The Heavens Declare

13:13
Album only
Album only
  • Gavin Williams (organ)
  • Guildford Cathedral Choir
  • Barry Rose
  • Recorded: 1965-10-04
  • Recording Venue: 4,8,16 & 18 October 1965. Guildford Cathedral.

Blow: Salvator Mundi

4:18
$1.30
$1.70
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Douglas Guest
  • Recorded: 1964-11-18
  • Recording Venue: 18-20 November 1964. Westminster Abbey, London.

Blow: God is our hope and strength

3:18
$1.30
$1.70
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Douglas Guest
  • Recorded: 1964-11-18
  • Recording Venue: 18-20 November 1964. Westminster Abbey, London.

Purcell: Remember not, O Lord, our offences, Z50

3:22
$1.30
$1.70
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Douglas Guest
  • Recorded: 1964-11-18
  • Recording Venue: 18-20 November 1964. Westminster Abbey, London.

Purcell: O Lord God of hosts, Z37

5:17
$1.30
$1.70
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Douglas Guest
  • Recorded: 1964-11-18
  • Recording Venue: 18-20 November 1964. Westminster Abbey, London.

Purcell: Hear my prayer, O Lord, Z15

2:54
$1.30
$1.70
  • New English Singers, Boys of All Saints', Margaret Street
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1967-10-26
  • Recording Venue: 26 October 1967. St Mary of Eton, Hackney

Nares: The souls of the righteous

2:35
$1.30
$1.70
  • Sir George Thalben-Ball (director), Sir George Thalben-Ball (organ)
  • Temple Church Choir
  • Recorded: 1960-07-27
  • Recording Venue: 27 July 1960. Temple Church, London.

Battishill: O Lord, look down from heaven

5:00
$1.30
$1.70
  • Harry Gabb (organ)
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Dr John Dykes Bower
  • Recorded: 1966-02-21
  • Recording Venue: 21 & 22 February and 2 & 3 March 1966. St Paul's Cathedral

Crotch: Lo! Star-Led Chiefs

4:49
$1.30
$1.70
  • Harry Gabb (organ)
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Dr John Dykes Bower
  • Recorded: 1966-02-21
  • Recording Venue: 21 & 22 February and 2 & 3 March 1966. St Paul's Cathedral

Goss, J: If we believe that Jesus died

3:54
$1.30
$1.70
  • Harry Gabb (organ)
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Dr John Dykes Bower
  • Recorded: 1966-02-21
  • Recording Venue: 21 & 22 February and 2 & 3 March 1966. St Paul's Cathedral

Ouseley: O Saviour of the world

2:36
$1.30
$1.70
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Dr John Dykes Bower
  • Recorded: 1966-02-21
  • Recording Venue: 21 & 22 February and 2 & 3 March 1966. St Paul's Cathedral

Walmisley: Evening Service in D minor

7:21
$2.60
$3.40
  • Harry Gabb (organ)
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Dr John Dykes Bower
  • Recorded: 1966-02-21
  • Recording Venue: 21 & 22 February and 2 & 3 March 1966. St Paul's Cathedral

Magnificat

4:50
$1.30
$1.70

Nunc dimittis

2:31
$1.30
$1.70

Wesley, S S: Cast me not away

4:33
$1.30
$1.70
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Dr John Dykes Bower
  • Recorded: 1966-02-21
  • Recording Venue: 21 & 22 February and 2 & 3 March 1966. St Paul's Cathedral

Wesley, S S: Wash me throughly from my wickedness

4:36
$1.30
$1.70
  • Harry Gabb (organ)
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Dr John Dykes Bower
  • Recorded: 1966-02-21
  • Recording Venue: 21 & 22 February and 2 & 3 March 1966. St Paul's Cathedral

William Bennett: God is a spirit

3:02
$1.30
$1.70
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Dr John Dykes Bower
  • Recorded: 1966-02-21
  • Recording Venue: 21 & 22 February and 2 & 3 March 1966. St Paul's Cathedral

T. Tertius Noble: Evening Service in B Minor: Nunc dimittis

3:08
$1.30
$1.70
  • Harry Gabb (organ)
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Dr John Dykes Bower
  • Recorded: 1966-02-21
  • Recording Venue: 21 & 22 February and 2 & 3 March 1966. St Paul's Cathedral

Stanford: Morning, Communion & Evening Services in B flat Op.10: Te Deum

6:45
$1.30
$1.70
  • Harry Gabb (organ)
  • St Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Dr John Dykes Bower
  • Recorded: 1966-02-21
  • Recording Venue: 21 & 22 February and 2 & 3 March 1966. St Paul's Cathedral

Stanford: Beati quorum via, Op. 38 No. 3

3:47
$1.30
$1.70
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • Christopher Robinson, John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-06-22
  • Recording Venue: 22-24 June 1966. Chichester Cathedral.

Wood, C: Sanctus & Benedictus (Short Communion Service in the Phrygian Mode)

2:10
$1.30
$1.70
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • Christopher Robinson, John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-06-22
  • Recording Venue: 22-24 June 1966. Chichester Cathedral.

Vaughan Williams: O Taste and See

1:42
$1.30
$1.70
  • Christopher Robinson, Richard Seal (organ)
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-06-22
  • Recording Venue: 22-24 June 1966. Chichester Cathedral.

Bairstow: Let all mortal flesh keep silence

3:36
$1.30
$1.70
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • Christopher Robinson, John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-06-22
  • Recording Venue: 22-24 June 1966. Chichester Cathedral.

Shaw, M: Creed (Anglican Folk Mass)

3:10
$1.30
$1.70
  • Richard Seal (organ)
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • Christopher Robinson, John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-06-22
  • Recording Venue: 22-24 June 1966. Chichester Cathedral.

Holst: Turn back, O man, Op.36a / H.134

4:26
$1.30
$1.70
  • Christopher Robinson, Richard Seal (organ)
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-06-24
  • Recording Venue: 22-24 June 1966. Chichester Cathedral.

Ireland: Greater Love Hath No Man

6:11
$1.30
$1.70
  • Howard Davies (vocals), Neil Osborne (bass-baritone), Richard Seal (organ), Chichester Cathedral Choir (lead vocals)
  • John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-06-23
  • Recording Venue: 22 & 23 June 1966 / Chichester Cathedral

Howells: Collegium Regale: Magnificat

5:14
$1.30
$1.70
  • Richard Seal (organ)
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • Christopher Robinson, John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-06-22
  • Recording Venue: 22-24 June 1966. Chichester Cathedral.

Walton: Set me as a seal upon thine heart

3:23
$1.30
$1.70
  • Timothy Nott (vocals), Harvey Lansley (vocals)
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • Christopher Robinson, John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-06-22
  • Recording Venue: 22-24 June 1966. Chichester Cathedral.

Davies, Peter Maxwell: Ave Maria - Hail blessed flower

2:48
$1.30
$1.70
  • Christopher Robinson
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-06-22
  • Recording Venue: 22-24 June 1966. Chichester Cathedral.

Leighton: Give me the wings of faith

5:36
$1.30
$1.70
  • Anthony Holt (bass-baritone), Richard Seal (organ)
  • Chichester Cathedral Choir
  • Christopher Robinson, John Birch
  • Recorded: 1966-06-22
  • Recording Venue: 22-24 June 1966. Chichester Cathedral.

Elgar: O hearken Thou, Op. 64

3:37
$1.30
$1.70
  • Harry Bramma (organ)
  • Worcester Cathedral Choir
  • Christopher Robinson
  • Recorded: 1969-03-06
  • Recording Venue: 6-8 March 1969: Worcester Cathedral

Elgar: Give unto the Lord (Psalm XXIX), Op. 74

8:21
$1.30
$1.70
  • Harry Bramma (organ)
  • Worcester Cathedral Choir
  • Christopher Robinson
  • Recorded: 1969-03-06
  • Recording Venue: 6-8 March 1969: Worcester Cathedral

Warlock: I saw a fair maiden

4:29
$1.30
$1.70
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Douglas Guest
  • Recorded: 1967-03-28
  • Recording Venue: 30-31 January 1967: Westminster Abbey, London

Howells: Carol-Anthems

10:55
$3.90
$5.10
  • Roger Cleverdon (bass-baritone)
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Douglas Guest
  • Recorded: 1967-03-28
  • Recording Venue: 30-31 January 1967: Westminster Abbey, London

A Spotless Rose

3:32
$1.30
$1.70

Sing Lullaby

3:47
$1.30
$1.70

Here is the little door

3:36
$1.30
$1.70

Joubert: There Is No Rose

2:19
$1.30
$1.70
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Douglas Guest
  • Recorded: 1967-03-28
  • Recording Venue: 28, 30 & 31 January 1967. Westminster Abbey, London

Britten: A Hymn to the Virgin

3:54
$1.30
$1.70
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Douglas Guest
  • Recorded: 1967-03-28
  • Recording Venue: 28, 30 & 31 January 1967. Westminster Abbey, London

Vaughan Williams: Te Deum in G

6:55
$1.30
$1.70
  • Anthony Crossland (organ)
  • Wells Cathedral Choir
  • Denys Pouncey
  • Recorded: 1965-05-24
  • Recording Venue: 24-26 May 1965. Wells Cathedral

Rootham: Evening Service in E minor

8:29
$2.60
$3.40
  • Anthony Crossland (organ)
  • Wells Cathedral Choir
  • Denys Pouncey
  • Recorded: 1965-05-24
  • Recording Venue: 24-26 May 1965. Wells Cathedral

Magnificat

4:40
$1.30
$1.70

Nunc Dimittis

3:49
$1.30
$1.70

Thalben-Ball: Evening Service in C major

4:19
$2.60
$3.40
  • Sir George Thalben-Ball (director)
  • Temple Church Choir
  • Recorded: 1961-06-24
  • Recording Venue: 24-26 June 1961. Temple Church, London

Magnificat

2:46
$1.30
$1.70

Nunc dimittis

1:33
$1.30
$1.70

Davies, Walford: Blessed are the pure in heart

1:21
$1.30
$1.70
  • Sir George Thalben-Ball (director)
  • Temple Church Choir
  • Recorded: 1961-06-24
  • Recording Venue: 24-26 June 1961. Temple Church, London

Davies, Walford: Jubilate in G major

3:26
$1.30
$1.70
  • Sir George Thalben-Ball (director), Sir George Thalben-Ball (organ)
  • Temple Church Choir
  • Recorded: 1961-06-24
  • Recording Venue: 24-26 June 1961. Temple Church, London
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