Abide with Me: 50 Favorite Hymns

Abide with Me: 50 Favorite Hymns

by Choir of King's College, Cambridge

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Decca Import


Disc 1

  1. Praise, My Soul, The King of Heaven  - Stephen Cleobury
  2. Christ is Made the Sure Foundation, hymn set to a theme by Purcell  - Stephen Cleobury
  3. All glory, laud and honour (St Theodulph - Valet will ich dir geben)  - Stephen Cleobury
  4. When I survey the wondrous Cross, hymn (Rockingham)  - Stephen Cleobury
  5. The Day of Resurrection! (tune Ellacombe), No. 117  - Stephen Cleobury
  6. O God Our Help in Ages Past (Tune: St. Anne)  - Stephen Cleobury
  7. Dear Lord and Father of mankind (Tune: Repton), anthem  - Stephen Cleobury
  8. Praise to the Holiest in the height (Tune: Richmond)  - Stephen Cleobury
  9. Praise to the Lord (Hast du denn, Jesu) (Tune: Lobe den Herren (also kn  - Stephen Cleobury
  10. The Church's One Foundation (Tune: Aurelia)  - Stephen Cleobury
  11. Crown Him with Many Crowns, song (Tune: Diademata)  - Stephen Cleobury
  12. Love Divine, All Loves Excelling  - Stephen Cleobury
  13. Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty (Tune: Nicaea), for chorus & organ  - Stephen Cleobury
  14. Now thank we all our God (Nun danket)  - Stephen Cleobury
  15. Abide with me (Tune: Eventide)  - Stephen Cleobury
  16. O Praise Ye the Lord (Laudate Dominum)  - Stephen Cleobury
  17. Drop, drop, slow tears, hymn (from "The Hymnes and Songs of the Church"  - David Willcocks
  18. Glory be to Jesus (Tune: Caswall)  - David Willcocks
  19. There is a green hill far away (Tune: Horsley)  - David Willcocks
  20. According to Thy gracious word (Tune: Bangor)  - David Willcocks
  21. Holy Father, cheer our way (Tune: Cape Town)  - David Willcocks
  22. Glory to Thee, my God, this night (Tallis' Canon)  - David Willcocks
  23. The Day Thou Gavest, Lord, Is Ended (Tune: St. Clement)  - David Willcocks
  24. Hark! a thrilling voice is sounding (on the tune "Merton")  - David Willcocks
  25. On Jordan's bank the Baptist's cry (Tune: Winchester New)  - David Willcocks

Disc 2

  1. St. Gertrude ("Onward, Christian soldiers"), hymn for chorus  - Wyn Morris
  2. The Lord's my shepherd (Psalm 23 "Crimond", attributed to David Grant)  - Wyn Morris
  3. Guide me, O thou great Jehovah (Tune: Cwm Rhonda)  - Wyn Morris
  4. All People That on Earth Do Dwell (Old Hundredth)  -  U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, England
  5. O come, O come, Emmanuel (Veni, veni, emmanuel), carol  -  U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, England
  6. Forty days and forty nights (tune Aus der Tiefe or Heinlein after Herbs  -  U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, England
  7. O sacred head, now wounded  -  U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, England
  8. Christ the Lord is risen today (music from Lyra Davidica, ca. 1708 )  -  U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, England
  9. The Head that Once Was Crowned with Thorns (St. Magnus, melody from Divine  -  U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, England
  10. Rock of ages (Tune: Redhead No. 76)  - Maurice Vinden
  11. Eternal Father, strong to save (Navy Hymn or Melita)  - Maurice Vinden
  12. All Things Bright and Beautiful  -  Paisley Abbey Choir
  13. Be Thou My Vision  -  Paisley Abbey Choir
  14. Be Still, My Soul, hymn (based on Finlandia)  -  Paisley Abbey Choir
  15. The King of love my Shepherd is (Dominus regit me)  -  Paisley Abbey Choir
  16. Let Us With A Gladsome Mind (Tune: Monkland)  -  Paisley Abbey Choir
  17. For All the Saints Who from Their Labours Rest, hymn ("Sine nomine")  -  Paisley Abbey Choir
  18. O worship the King (Tune: Hanover, or Tally's)  -  Paisley Abbey Choir
  19. Come, thou long-expected Jesus (Tune: Cross of Jesus) (New English Hymn  - George Guest
  20. Let all mortal flesh keep silence (French)  - George Guest
  21. Spirit of mercy, truth and love (Tune: Melcombe)  - George Guest
  22. Lead us, Heavenly Father, lead us (Tune: Mannheim)  - George Guest
  23. Immortal, invisible, God only wise (Tune: St. Denio)  - George Guest
  24. Jesu, Lover of my soul (Tune: Aberystwyth)  - George Guest
  25. Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (o  -  Waynflete Singers

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Choir of King's College, Cambridge   Primary Artist,Choir, Chorus
Huddersfield Choral Society   Choir, Chorus
Heather Harper   Soprano (Vocal)
Simon Preston   Organ
Johann Sebastian Bach   Vocal Harmony
James Blades   Percussion
John Bowen   Tenor (Vocal)
David Willcocks   Conductor,Choir Master
Stephen Cleobury   Descant,Choir Master
Alexander Anderson   Organ
George Guest   Choir Director
Wilfred Brown   Tenor (Vocal)
Charles Smart   Conductor
Richard Farnes   Organ,Vocal Harmony
Brian Runnett   Organ
Bruce Blyth   Treble
Hervey Alan   Bass (Vocal)
Wyn Morris   Conductor,Choir Master
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Maurice Vinden   Accompaniment,Musical Direction
George McPhee   Choir Director
Kathleen Joyce   Contralto (Vocal)
Waynflete Singers   Vocal Ensemble
McCarthy Singers   Choir, Chorus
U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, England   Track Performer
Paisley Abbey Choir   Choir, Chorus
St. Mark's Church Choir, North Audley Street, London   Choir, Chorus
David Hill   Conductor
Timothy Byram-Wigfield   Organ
Neil Mackie   Tenor (Vocal)
St. John's College Choir, Cambridge   Choir, Chorus
USAF Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislip, England   Choir, Chorus
Geoffrey Morgan   Organ
Roland Roberts   Baritone (Vocal)

Technical Credits

Orlando Gibbons   Composer
Hubert Parry   Composer
Henry Purcell   Composer
Jean Sibelius   Composer
John Stainer   Composer
Arthur Sullivan   Composer
Ralph Vaughan Williams   Composer
Samuel Wesley   Composer
William Blake   Text
Newman   Arranger
William Croft   Composer
John Goss   Composer
Hans Leo Hassler   Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach   Adaptation
John Hughes   Composer
Johnny Milton   Composer
Thelonious Monk   Composer
Isaac Watts   Composer,Text
Edward Miller   Composer
Charles Wesley   Arranger,Composer,Text
Sam Stone   Composer
William Williams   Composer
Stephen Cleobury   Arranger,Contributor
Jeremy Tilston   Art Direction
Catherine Winkworth   Text
Henry Francis Lyte   Composer,Text
Charles Scholefield   Composer
Augustus Toplady   Composer
Cecil Frances Alexander   Composer
Matthew Bridges   Composer
John Dykes   Composer
William Whiting   Composer
John Mason Neale   Composer,Text
George Winkworth   Arranger
Traditional   Composer
Charles Smart   Arranger
Adam Woolfit   Cover Photo
Blake   Orchestration
Gerhardt   Arranger
Mark Ellerton   Composer
Jim Filitz   Composer
Paul Gerhardt   Text
Maurice Vinden   Musical Director
George McPhee   Arranger,Director
Reginald Heber   Composer,Text
John Ellerton   Text
James Edmeston   Text
Robinson   Text
Smyttan   Text
Milton   Text
John Greenleaf Whittier   Text
von Schlegel   Text
Luis Carlos Gago   Liner Note Translation
Master Newman   Text
Sabine Baring-Gould   Composer,Text
Bishop W. W. How   Text
William Kethe   Text
John Fletcher   Text
W. Chalmers Smith   Text

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