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Benjamin Britten: Choral Works

Jennifer Vyvyan (soprano), Helen Watts (contralto)

London Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus, Benjamin Britten

Both as conductor or organist George Malclom excels, securing a taut account of the inexplicably sidelined Cantata Academica. On Westminster Cathedral home-ground the Missa brevis radiates authority. More…

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Contents

Britten: Cantata Academica, Op. 62

Work length20:51
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  • Jennifer Vyvyan (soprano), Owen Brannigan (bass (vocal)), Helen Watts (contralto), Peter Pears (tenor)
  • London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra
  • George Malcolm
  • Recorded: 1961-03-17
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

1. Bonorum summun omnium; 2. Quae bene beateque

Track length2:57
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3. At huius caelestis; 5. Tum vero Aeneas Sylvius virtus

Track length3:23
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6. Et Gubernacula; 7. Ut Ad Longaeva Tempora

Track length3:40
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8. Docendi ac discendi

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9. Rhenana erga omnes; 10. Ut instissime; 11. O cives..

Track length4:33
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12. Nos autem cuncti; 13. Vigeatque academia libera

Track length2:48
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Britten: Hymn to St Cecilia, Op. 27

Work length10:28
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  • London Symphony Chorus
  • George Malcolm
  • Recorded: 1961-05-18
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

In a Garden Shady

Track length2:49
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I Cannot Grow

Track length1:54
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O Ear Whose Creatures

Track length5:45
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Britten: A Hymn to the Virgin

Work length3:56
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  • London Symphony Chorus
  • George Malcolm
  • Recorded: 1961-05-18
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Britten: Choral Dances from "Gloriana"

Work length8:54
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  • London Symphony Chorus
  • George Malcolm
  • Recorded: 1961-05-18
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Time

Track length1:21
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Concord

Track length2:32
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Time and Concord

Track length1:10
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Country Girls

Track length0:58
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Rustics and Fishermen

Track length0:49
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Final Dance of Homage

Track length2:04
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Britten: Missa Brevis in D major, Op. 63

Work length10:16
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  • Westminster Cathedral Choir
  • George Malcolm
  • Recorded: 1959-07-26
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Cathedral, London

Kyrie eleison

Track length2:01
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Gloria in excelsis Deo

Track length3:00
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Sanctus - Benedictus

Track length3:11
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Agnus Dei

Track length2:04
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Britten: Rejoice in the Lamb, Op. 30

Work length15:57
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  • Michael Hartnett (treble), Jonathan Steele (alto), Philip Todd (tenor), Donald Francke (bass (vocal)), George Malcolm (organ)
  • The Purcell Singers
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1957-11-06
  • Recording Venue: All Souls', Langham Place, London

1. Rejoice in God, O Ye Tongues

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2. For I Will Consider My Cat Jeoffrey

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3. For the Mouse is a Creature of Great Personal Valour

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4. For the Flowers are Great Blessings

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5. For I am Under the Same Accusation

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6. For H is a Spirit

Track length4:26
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