Abide with Me: 50 Favorite Hymns

Abide with Me: 50 Favorite Hymns

by Choir of King's College, Cambridge


Product Details

Release Date: 06/03/1996
Label: Decca Import
UPC: 0028945225227
catalogNumber: 452252


Disc 1

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

Disc 2

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

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
Isaac Watts   Composer,Text
Edward Miller   Composer
William Henry Monk   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
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
Friedrich Filitz   Composer
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
John Bacchus Dykes   Composer
Sam Stone   Composer

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