A Classic Thanksgiving: Songs of Praise

( 1 )

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Jason Birchmeier
Classic Thanksgiving Songs of Praise features a diverse variety of music intended to make your Thanksgiving a little more special and festive. There are some well-known hymns here like "Praise My Soul" and "Mighty Fortress Is Our God," along with a wealth of orchestral performances. Some of the orchestras featured here include the Halifax Choral Society, the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland, the Handel Festival Chamber Orchestra, and the London Symphony Orchestra Brass. This is a well-put-together collection, though many of the selections seem trivial since Thanksgiving isn't a particularly music-oriented holiday like Christmas,...
See more details below
CD
$8.54
BN.com price
(Save 5%)$8.99 List Price

Pick Up In Store

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (CD)
  • All (6) from $4.31   
  • New (6) from $4.31   

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Jason Birchmeier
Classic Thanksgiving Songs of Praise features a diverse variety of music intended to make your Thanksgiving a little more special and festive. There are some well-known hymns here like "Praise My Soul" and "Mighty Fortress Is Our God," along with a wealth of orchestral performances. Some of the orchestras featured here include the Halifax Choral Society, the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland, the Handel Festival Chamber Orchestra, and the London Symphony Orchestra Brass. This is a well-put-together collection, though many of the selections seem trivial since Thanksgiving isn't a particularly music-oriented holiday like Christmas, for example.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/19/2000
  • Label: Naxos
  • UPC: 747313529421
  • Catalog Number: 8555294
  • Sales rank: 275,281

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven - Colin Pryce-Jones (2:32)
  2. 2 Immortal, invisible, God only wise (Tune: St. Denio) - Colin Pryce-Jones (2:14)
  3. 3 [Unspecified] Canzon Septimi Toni (2:52)
  4. 4 Allegro - Jaroslav Krcek (2:28)
  5. 5 Adagio - Jaroslav Krcek (3:34)
  6. 6 Pastorale - Jaroslav Krcek (4:15)
  7. 7 Litaniae de venerabili altaris sacramento, for soloists, chorus & orche - Colin Pryce-Jones (2:50)
  8. 8 Prelude on Welsh Hymn Tunes for organ No. 2 in G major ("Rhosymedre") (4:49)
  9. 9 [Unspecified] My Soul Doth Magnify The Lord - Oxford Camerata (3:16)
  10. 10 Dear Lord and Father of mankind (Tune: Repton), anthem - Colin Pryce-Jones (3:20)
  11. 11 Come Down, O Love Divine, hymn ("Down Ampney") - Colin Pryce-Jones (3:12)
  12. 12 Allegro - Johann Aratore (2:32)
  13. 13 Prelude - Adrian Leaper (3:48)
  14. 14 The Dargason - Richard Studt (3:12)
  15. 15 Antiphon ("Let all the world"), song for baritone, chorus (ad lib.) orc - Colin Pryce-Jones (3:09)
  16. 16 [Unspecified] Fugue in D Major (2:22)
  17. 17 Praise to the Holiest - Colin Pryce-Jones (3:23)
  18. 18 A Mighty Fortress Is Our God - National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland (8:44)
Read More Show Less

Album Credits

Performance Credits
London Symphony Orchestra Brass Ensemble
Karen Deal Conductor
Capella Istropolitana Choir, Chorus
Eric Crees Conductor, Track Performer
Wolfgang Rubsam Organ, Track Performer
Jeremy Summerly Conductor, Track Performer
John Tingle Conductor
Oxford Camerata Ensemble
Bournemouth Sinfonietta Performing Ensemble
John Tinge Conductor
John Pryce-Jones Conductor
Gareth Green Organ
National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland Performing Ensemble, Track Performer
Halifax Choral Society Choir, Chorus
John Aratore Track Performer
Reinhard Seifried Conductor
Handel Festival Chamber Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Technical Credits
Hubert Parry Composer
Ralph Vaughan Williams Composer
John Goss Composer
Karen Deal Liner Notes
Jaroslav Krcek Director
Richard Studt Director
Klaus Heymann Executive Producer
Adrian Leaper Director
Jim Sturgeon Executive Producer
Rebecca Davis Advisor
Vincent Peppe Advisor
Johann Aratore Contributor
Reinhard Seifried Contributor
Jennifer Axsom Art Direction
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 5
( 1 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(1)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Posted January 10, 2013

    Outstanding! A nice collection of different music styles - both

    Outstanding! A nice collection of different music styles - both choral and instrumental, both classical chorus and traditional hymns. My personal favorite is track 5, "Adagio." Had never heard it before. Close your eyes and let it wash your soul. -Rob

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews