How Brightly Shines the Morning Star

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  • Release Date: 11/13/2007
  • Label: Gothic Records
  • UPC: 000334925826
  • Catalog Number: 49258
  • Sales rank: 169,837


Disc 1
  1. 1 Songs of thankfulness and praise, hymn for chorus & organ (Tune: Salzburg) - Jakob Hintze & J. Melvin Butler (3:34)
  2. 2 Chorale prelude for organ in G major, BuxWV 223, "Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern" - Dietrich Buxtehude & J. Melvin Butler (7:02)
  3. 3 Now There Lightens upon Us, H. 225 - Leo Sowerby & J. Melvin Butler (7:07)
  4. 4 We Three Kings of Orient Are - John Henry Hopkins Jr. & John Henry Hopkins Jr. (4:23)
  5. 5 The Three Kings - Healey Willan & Lawrence Housman (2:53)
  6. 6 As With Gladness Men of Old - Conrad Kocher & Brian Fairbanks (3:57)
  7. 7 Baptism of Christ, for chorus - Peter Hallock & J. Melvin Butler (3:12)
  8. 8 When Jesus went to Jordan's stream, for chorus & organ (Tune: Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam) - Lukas Osiander & Martin Luther (2:48)
  9. 9 O Heil'ge Geest daal op on sneer (Wie schön leuchtet), chorale prelude for organ - Jan Zwart & J. Melvin Butler (3:02)
  10. 10 Tribus miraculis, motet for 4 voices (Motectorum pro festis totius anni cum Communi Sanctorum) - Luca Marenzio & J. Melvin Butler (3:08)
  11. 11 Work(s): Lord god, you now have set your servant free (Tune - Ralph Vaughan Williams & J. Melvin Butler (1:03)
  12. 12 Wie schön leuchtet, chorale prelude for organ - Helmut Walcha & J. Melvin Butler (3:07)
  13. 13 Alleluia, song of gladness, for chorus, flute & organ (Tune: Tibi, Christe, splendor Patris) - Brian Fairbanks & Richard Proulx (2:34)
  14. 14 Christus, oratorio, Op. 97 (unfinished): Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern - Felix Mendelssohn & J. Melvin Butler (5:57)
  15. 15 O Light of Light, Love given birth, for chorus & organ (Tune: Elmhurst) - Cary Ratcliff & J. Melvin Butler (2:16)
  16. 16 In splendenti nube, for chorus & organ - Peter Philips & J. Melvin Butler (3:01)
  17. 17 O wondrous type! O vision fair (Wareham) - William Knapp & J. Melvin Butler (3:34)
  18. 18 Wie schön leuchtet, chorale prelude for organ - Ludwig Lenel & J. Melvin Butler (2:50)
  19. 19 Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern - Philipp Nicolai & J. Melvin Butler (3:45)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
St. Mark's Catherdral Choir Primary Artist
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