A Year at Manchester

A Year at Manchester
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Product Description

In the seventh installation of Regentís ďA Year atÖĒ collection, the Choir of Manchester Cathedral presents a varied program from the 15th century to modern composers, including premiere recordings of works by Stokes, the Cathedralís Director of Music; Makinson, the Cathedralís Assistant Organist; and Manning, a local Manchester area composer.

Track Listing:

Advent
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
I waited for the Lord
Jeffrey Makinson (b. 1970)
The Spirit of the Lord

Christmas
English trad, arr Simon Preston (b. 1938)
I saw three ships

Epiphany
William Crotch (1775-1847)
Lo! Star-led chiefs

Lent
Christopher Stokes (b. 1952)
Breathe on me, breath of God
John Joubert (b. 1927)
O Lorde, the maker of al thing
Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)
In ieiunio et fletu (menís voices)

Good Friday
John IV of Portugal (1604-1656)
Crux fidelis

Easter
William Byrd (1539/40-1623)
Haec dies

Ascension
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
O clap your hands

Corpus Christi
Judith Bingham (b. 1952)
Corpus Christi Carol

BVM
Sasha Johnson Manning (b. 1963)
Salve Regina
St Luke
William H. Harris (1883-1973)
Strengthen ye the weak hands

All Saints
Robert Ashfield (1911-2006)
The fair chivalry

Dedication
Christopher Stokes
How awesome is this place
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen*
(How lovely are they dwellings fair from Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45)

Christ the King
William Mathias (1934-1992)
Festival Te Deum, op. 28

Total Playing Time: 65:26

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