Abide with Me: 50 Favorite Hymns

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  • Release Date: 6/3/1996
  • Label: Decca Import
  • UPC: 028945225227
  • Catalog Number: 452252
  • Sales rank: 38,927


Disc 1
  1. 1 Praise, My Soul, The King of Heaven - Stephen Cleobury (2:40)
  2. 2 Christ is Made the Sure Foundation, hymn set to a theme by Purcell - Stephen Cleobury (4:02)
  3. 3 All glory, laud and honour (St Theodulph - Valet will ich dir geben) - Stephen Cleobury (3:45)
  4. 4 When I survey the wondrous Cross, hymn (Rockingham) - Stephen Cleobury (3:21)
  5. 5 The Day of Resurrection! (tune Ellacombe), No. 117 - Stephen Cleobury (2:10)
  6. 6 O God Our Help in Ages Past (Tune: St. Anne) - Stephen Cleobury (2:58)
  7. 7 Dear Lord and Father of mankind (Tune: Repton), anthem - Stephen Cleobury (3:43)
  8. 8 Praise to the Holiest in the height (Tune: Richmond) - Stephen Cleobury (2:42)
  9. 9 Praise to the Lord (Hast du denn, Jesu) (Tune: Lobe den Herren (also kn - Stephen Cleobury (3:13)
  10. 10 The Church's One Foundation (Tune: Aurelia) - Stephen Cleobury (2:56)
  11. 11 Crown Him with Many Crowns, song (Tune: Diademata) - Stephen Cleobury (3:40)
  12. 12 Love Divine, All Loves Excelling - Stephen Cleobury (2:33)
  13. 13 Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty (Tune: Nicaea), for chorus & organ - Stephen Cleobury (3:06)
  14. 14 Now thank we all our God (Nun danket) - Stephen Cleobury (2:46)
  15. 15 Abide with me (Tune: Eventide) - Stephen Cleobury (4:22)
  16. 16 O Praise Ye the Lord (Laudate Dominum) - Stephen Cleobury (2:45)
  17. 17 Drop, drop, slow tears, hymn (from "The Hymnes and Songs of the Church" - David Willcocks (1:38)
  18. 18 Glory be to Jesus (Tune: Caswall) - David Willcocks (2:00)
  19. 19 There is a green hill far away (Tune: Horsley) - David Willcocks (2:40)
  20. 20 According to Thy gracious word (Tune: Bangor) - David Willcocks (3:44)
  21. 21 Holy Father, cheer our way (Tune: Cape Town) - David Willcocks (2:04)
  22. 22 Glory to Thee, my God, this night (Tallis' Canon) - David Willcocks (2:54)
  23. 23 The Day Thou Gavest, Lord, Is Ended (Tune: St. Clement) - David Willcocks (3:26)
  24. 24 Hark! a thrilling voice is sounding (on the tune "Merton") - David Willcocks (3:03)
  25. 25 On Jordan's bank the Baptist's cry (Tune: Winchester New) - David Willcocks (3:23)
Disc 2
  1. 1 St. Gertrude ("Onward, Christian soldiers"), hymn for chorus - Wyn Morris (3:57)
  2. 2 The Lord's my shepherd (Psalm 23 "Crimond", attributed to David Grant) - Wyn Morris (3:33)
  3. 3 Guide me, O thou great Jehovah (Tune: Cwm Rhonda) - Wyn Morris (2:29)
  4. 4 All People That on Earth Do Dwell (Old Hundredth) - U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, En (1:54)
  5. 5 O come, O come, Emmanuel (Veni, veni, emmanuel), carol - U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, En (2:52)
  6. 6 Forty days and forty nights (tune Aus der Tiefe or Heinlein after Herbs - U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, En (1:57)
  7. 7 O sacred head, now wounded - U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, En (3:03)
  8. 8 Christ the Lord is risen today (music from Lyra Davidica, ca. 1708 ) - U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, En (3:43)
  9. 9 The Head that Once Was Crowned with Thorns (St. Magnus, melody from Divine - U.S.A.F. Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruislap, En (1:46)
  10. 10 Rock of ages (Tune: Redhead No. 76) - Maurice Vinden (3:00)
  11. 11 Eternal Father, strong to save (Navy Hymn or Melita) - Maurice Vinden (3:07)
  12. 12 All Things Bright and Beautiful - Paisley Abbey Choir (3:19)
  13. 13 Be Thou My Vision - Paisley Abbey Choir (2:24)
  14. 14 Be Still, My Soul, hymn (based on Finlandia) - Paisley Abbey Choir (4:21)
  15. 15 The King of love my Shepherd is (Dominus regit me) - Paisley Abbey Choir (3:12)
  16. 16 Let Us With A Gladsome Mind (Tune: Monkland) - Paisley Abbey Choir (2:50)
  17. 17 For All the Saints Who from Their Labours Rest, hymn ("Sine nomine") - Paisley Abbey Choir (4:34)
  18. 18 O worship the King (Tune: Hanover, or Tally's) - Paisley Abbey Choir (3:25)
  19. 19 Come, thou long-expected Jesus (Tune: Cross of Jesus) (New English Hymn - George Guest (1:50)
  20. 20 Let all mortal flesh keep silence (French) - George Guest (3:26)
  21. 21 Spirit of mercy, truth and love (Tune: Melcombe) - George Guest (1:37)
  22. 22 Lead us, Heavenly Father, lead us (Tune: Mannheim) - George Guest (2:14)
  23. 23 Immortal, invisible, God only wise (Tune: St. Denio) - George Guest (2:41)
  24. 24 Jesu, Lover of my soul (Tune: Aberystwyth) - George Guest (3:46)
  25. 25 Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (o - Waynflete Singers (2:51)
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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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