Festival of Anthems CD

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Festival of Anthems CD

Product Code: 1490001

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Fine performances by Chichester Cathedral Choir.
Here, the Choir of Chichester Cathedral, undoubtedly one of the finest church choirs in the world, perform the best anthems of leading church music composers of recent times. From Herbert Sumsion (born 1899), who knew and worked with Elgar, through to the post-war generation with the likes of Malcolm Archer (born 1952), this collection provides a comprehensive cross section of wonderful contemporary choral music. Here we have skilled melodists who write appropriate music to clothe their chosen text.
Christ is our cornerstone - Noel Rawsthorne
Veritas mea - George Malcolm
Brightest and best - Malcolm Archer
Forty days and forty nights - Harrison Oxley
Come, my Way, my Truth - Malcolm Archer
Jesus Christ, the apple tree - Colin Mawby
King of glory, King of peace - Richard Lloyd
Alleluia: O give thanks - Noel Rawsthorne
Verbum caro - George Malcolm
O holy paradox of love - Colin Mawby
O sing unto the Lord - Noel Rawsthorne
When I survey - Malcolm Archer
Terribilis est locus iste - George Malcolm
Judge eternal - Malcolm Archer
Faithful Magi - Colin Mawby
The God of peace - Richard Lloyd
Praise to God, immortal praise - Stanley Vann
Quem vidistis - George Malcolm
A new commandment - Malcolm Archer
Eastern monarchs - Herbert Sumsion
I will lift up mine eyes - Noel Rawsthorne
Cry out with joy to the Lord - Richard Lloyd