album

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

32 songs (1 hour and 22 minutes)
Disc 1
1
Once in Royal David's City (from "Hymns and Carols of Christmas")
King's College Choir, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury, Benjamin Bayl, Edward Moore & The Congregation
4:44
2
Service, 1. Bidding Prayer
Revd Dr George Pattison
3:24
3
Up! Good Christen folk and listen (from "Piae Cantiones", 1582): "Ding-dong, ding: Ding-a-dong-a-ding"
Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
1:15
4
The Truth from Above, "Herefordshire Carol": "This is the truth sent from above" (Arr. Vaughan Williams)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
2:28
5
Service, 2. First Lesson (Genesis 3)
Timothy Boarer
2:19
6
Adam lay ybounden
Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
1:08
7
Service, 3. Second Lesson (Genesis 22)
Maurice MacSweeney
0:59
8
Sussex Carol (Christmas Carol): "On Christmas night all Christians sing" (Arr. Philip Ledger)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury & Benjamin Bayl
1:46
9
In the Bleak Midwinter (Christmas Carol): "In the bleak mid-winter frosty wind made moan"
Thomas Bullard, Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Benjamin Bayl & Stephen Cleobury
4:23
10
Service, 4. Third Lesson (Isaiah 9)
Alice Weeks
1:01
11
In dulci jubilo (German Christmas Carol from the 14th Century)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
3:13
12
God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen, "Tidings of Comfort and Joy" (English Christmas Carol from "The Roxburghe Collection")
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury, Benjamin Bayl & The Congregation
3:35
13
Service, 5. Fourth Lesson (Isaiah 11)
David Humphries
1:22
14
A Tender Shoot: "A tender shoot has started up from a root of grace"
Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
1:46
15
The Lamb: "Little lamb, who made thee"
King's College Choir, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
3:31
16
Service, 6. Fifth Lesson (St. Luke 1)
Stephen Cleobury
2:12
17
Gabriel's Message (Basque Carol)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
2:30
18
The Seven Joys of Mary (from the Joshua Vaughan Himes' "Millennial Harp", 1842)
King's College Choir, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury, Benjamin Bayl & Edward Harries
2:57
19
Service, 7. Sixth Lesson (St. Luke 2)
Revd Dr Emma Hebblethwaite
1:18
20
Dormi Jesu, "The Virgin’s Cradle Hymn": "Dormi, Jesu! Mater ridet"
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury & Benjamin Bayl
4:26
21
Cancionero de Uppsala: No. 46. "Riu, riu, chiu, la guarda ribera
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury & Julian Perkins
2:00
Disc 2
1
Service, 8. Seventh Lesson (St. Luke 2)
Peter Jones
1:57
2
The Fayrfax Carol
Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
4:35
3
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks (Christmas Carol)
King's College Choir, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury, Benjamin Bayl & The Congregation
2:53
4
Service, 9. Eighth Lesson (St Matthew 2)
Dr John Barber
2:31
5
I Saw Three Ships: "I saw three ships come sailing in" (English Christmas Carol)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Edward Moore, Adrian Kelly & Stephen Cleobury
1:36
6
Illuminare, Jerusalem: "Jerusalem rejos for joy"
King's College Choir, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
2:11
7
Service, 10. Ninth Lesson (St. John 1)
Prof. Patrick Bateson
2:14
8
O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles)
King's College Choir, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury, Benjamin Bayl & The Congregation
4:23
9
Service, 11. Prayer and Blessing
Revd Dr George Pattison
1:06
10
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Christmas Carol)
King's College Choir, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury, Benjamin Bayl & The Congregation
3:27
11
In dulci jubilo, Chorale Prelude, BWV 729
Benjamin Bayl & Johann Sebastian Bach
3:09