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Christmas at Westminster Abbey

Christopher Herrick (organ)

Choir of Westminster Abbey, Simon Preston

The Choir of Westminster Abbey is on its toes in a lively mixture of old and new, familiar and less so.

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Contents

anon.: Up! Awake! From Highest Steeple - Arr. Jacob Praetorius (1586-1651)

1:24
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Christopher Herrick (organ)
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Oldham, A: Remember, O thou man

5:02
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

anon.: There Stood In Heaven A Linden Tree - Arr. G.H. Palmer

2:51
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Wishart, P: Alleluya! A new work is come on hand

2:16
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Charpentier, M-A: In nativitatem Domini canticum, H. 416: Salve puerule

4:34
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Christopher Herrick (organ)
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

trad.: The Holly and the Ivy

3:34
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Poston: Jesus Christ the Apple Tree

2:55
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Praetorius, M: Resonet in laudibus (à 6)

2:40
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Christopher Herrick (organ)
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Anonymous, Thoinot Arbeau: Ding Dong! Merrily On High

2:00
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-03-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Davies, Peter Maxwell: Nowell

2:44
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London
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Hammerschmidt: Alleluja! Freuet euch, ihr Christen alle

3:41
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Christopher Herrick (organ)
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

anon.: Up! Good Christen Folk, And Listen

1:22
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

trad.: In Dulci Jubilo

3:35
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Mendelssohn: Hark! the herald angels sing

2:21
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Christopher Herrick (organ)
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Scheidt: Puer natus in Bethlehem

0:44
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

anon.: Rocking - Arr. David Willcocks (1919-)

1:57
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Gardner, John: Tomorrow shall be my dancing day

2:12
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Christopher Herrick (organ)
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

anon.: Illuminare Jerusalem

3:30
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Britten: A Shepherd's Carol

5:00
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Recorded: 1984-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

anon.: Good King Wenceslas

2:50
  • Westminster Abbey Choir
  • Simon Preston
  • Christopher Herrick (organ)
  • Recorded: 1984-03-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London
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