album

100 Best Hymns

100 songs (5 hours and 19 minutes) Released on 17 March 1986
Disc 1
1
Praise, my soul, the King of heaven (Praise, my soul)
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury/Thomas Williamson
2:55
2
Morning has broken (Bunessan)
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Sioned Williams/Stephen Cleobury
1:50
3
Come down, O Love divine (Down Ampney)
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Thomas Williamson/Stephen Cleobury
3:43
4
A mighty fortress is our God (Ein' feste Burg)
Choir Of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury/The Wallace Collection/Thomas Williamson
5:13
5
O what their joy and their glory must be (Regnator Orbis)
Choir Of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury/Benjamin Bayl
7:54
6
When I survey the wondrous cross (Rockingham)
Choir Of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury/Benjamin Bayl
3:33
7
Dear Lord and Father of mankind (Repton)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Thomas Bullard/Benjamin Bayl/Stephen Cleobury
3:58
8
Be thou my vision (Slane)
Choir Of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury/Sioned Williams
4:34
9
The day thou gavest, Lord, is ended (St Clement)
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury/Benjamin Bayl
3:23
10
Let all mortal flesh keep silence (Picardy)
Choir Of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury/Benjamin Bayl
4:08
11
Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, the King of creation (Hast du denn, Jesu)
Choir Of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury/Thomas Williamson
3:14
12
My song is love unknown (Love Unknown)
Choir Of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury/Thomas Williamson
3:27
13
The Lord's my shepherd (Brother James' Air)
Thomas Bullard/Choir Of King'S College, Cambridge/Sioned Williams/Stephen Cleobury
2:45
14
Thine be the glory (Maccabaeus)
Choir Of King's College, Cambridge/The Wallace Collection/Thomas Williamson/Stephen Cleobury
3:01
15
Drop, drop, slow tears (Song 46)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury
1:21
16
Glorious things of thee are spoken (Abbot's Leigh)
Choir Of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury/Benjamin Bayl
3:54
17
All people that on earth do dwell (The Old Hundredth)
King's College Choir, Cambridge/The Wallace Collection/Benjamin Bayl/Stephen Cleobury
4:56
Disc 2
1
Jerusalem
Choir Of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury/Oliver Brett
3:01
2
Abide with me (vv. 2, 4 & 5 arr. Cleobury)
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Peter Stevens/Stephen Cleobury
4:52
3
I vow to thee, my country (Thaxted)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Peter Stevens/Stephen Cleobury
2:33
4
Alleluya, sing to Jesus (Hyfrydol) [last verse omitted]
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Oliver Brett/Stephen Cleobury
3:39
5
Ye choirs of new Jerusalem (St Fulbert) (1994 Remastered Version)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Philip Jones Brass Ensemble/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
2:23
6
The head that once was crowned with thorns (St Magnus)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
2:44
7
Holy, holy, holy (Nicaea) (v.2 arr. Willcocks)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
2:44
8
Praise to the Holiest (Richmond)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Philip Jones Brass Ensemble/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
2:53
9
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Sung in English, Based on Harmonisation of J. S. Bach's Chorale "Gloria sei dir gesungen" from Cantata BWV 140)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Adrian Partington/Sir Philip Ledger
3:39
10
On Jordan's Bank the Baptist's Cry (from "Musikalisches Hand-Buch, 1690", Arr. Philip Ledger)
Cambridge King's College Choir
2:41
11
Tristis est anima mea, a 5
Sir Philip Ledger/Choir of King's College, Cambridge
2:23
12
O sacred head, sore wounded ('Passion Chorale': English Hymnal No. 102; O Haupt voll Blud und Wunden from the St Matthew Passion BWV244 Nos. 21 & 72)
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Sir David Willcocks
2:43
13
Jesus Christ is risen today (Easter Hymn)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Philip Jones Brass Ensemble/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
3:06
14
Bright the vision that delighted (Redhead No.46)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
2:48
15
Come, Holy Ghost, our souls inspire (Veni Creator)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Sir David Willcocks
2:14
16
Evening Hymn (Te lucis ante terminum) (1995 Remastered Version)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/James Lancelot/Sir David Willcocks
5:32
Disc 3
1
How great thou art (Sanningsvittnet)
York Minster Choir/John Scott Whiteley/Philip Moore
3:46
2
Let all the world in every corner sing (Luckington)
York Minster Choir/John Scott Whiteley/Philip Moore
1:38
3
Amazing Grace
York Minster Choir/John Scott Whiteley/Philip Moore
4:01
4
For all the saints (Sine nomine)
York Minster Choir
5:07
5
How sweet the name of Jesus sounds (St Peter)
York Minster Choir
2:51
6
Rejoice, the Lord is king (Gopsal)
York Minster Choir
2:41
7
Soul of my saviour (Anima Christi)
York Minster Choir
2:56
8
Jesus shall reign where'er the sun (Truro)
York Minster Choir
1:47
9
O worship the king (Hanover)
York Minster Choir
3:47
10
All creatures of our God and king (Lasst uns erfreuen)
York Minster Choir/John Scott Whiteley/Philip Moore
4:36
11
Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord (Battle Hymn)
Massed Choirs from Merseyside/Liverpool Cathedral Brass Ensemble/Liverpool Cathedral Choir/Ian Tracey/Ian Wells
2:53
12
Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us (Mannheim)
Massed Choirs from Merseyside/Liverpool Cathedral Brass Ensemble/Liverpool Cathedral Choir/Ian Wells/Ian Tracey
1:59
13
On a hill far away stood an old rugged cross (The Old Rugged Cross)
Massed Choirs from Merseyside/Liverpool Cathedral Brass Ensemble/Liverpool Cathedral Choir/Ian Tracey/Ian Wells
4:12
14
All my hope on God is founded (Michael)
Massed Choirs from Merseyside/Liverpool Cathedral Brass Ensemble/Liverpool Cathedral Choir/Ian Tracey/Ian Wells
3:01
15
O come and mourn with me awhile (St Cross)
Massed Choirs from Merseyside/Liverpool Cathedral Brass Ensemble/Liverpool Cathedral Choir/Ian Wells/Ian Tracey
3:01
16
Love divine, all loves excelling (Blaenwern)
Massed Choirs from Merseyside/Liverpool Cathedral Brass Ensemble/Liverpool Cathedral Choir/Ian Wells/Ian Tracey
2:49
17
Onward, Christian soldiers! (St Gertrude) (brass & perc. arr. Tracey)
Massed Choirs from Merseyside/Liverpool Cathedral Brass Ensemble/Liverpool Cathedral Choir/Ian Wells/Ian Tracey
4:02
Disc 4
1
The Lord's my shepherd (Crimond) (1996 Remastered Version)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
3:09
2
Love Divine, all loves excelling (Love Divine)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:53
3
Hark, what a sound (Highwood)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
3:04
4
The King of love my shepherd is (Dominus regit me) [1995 Remastered Version]
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:55
5
Soldiers of Christ, arise (St Ethelwald)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:12
6
Alleluya, sing to Jesus (Ebenezer)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
1:56
7
Blessed Jesus, at thy word (Liebster Jesu)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball & Johann Sebastian Bach
1:43
8
Loving shepherd of thy sheep (Buckland)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:14
9
Be thou my guardian (Abridge)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:10
10
Lift up your heads
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:03
11
Spirit of mercy, truth and love (Melcombe)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
1:28
12
Thou, whose almighty word (Moscow)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:24
13
Forth in thy name, O Lord, I go (Angel's Song)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:51
14
O praise ye the Lord (Laudate Dominum)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:44
15
Jesus, blessed saviour (Eudoxia/Caswall)
Temple Church Choir/Ian Le Grice/Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:27
16
All hail the power of Jesu's name (Ladywell)
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:38
17
Now thank we all our God (Nun danket) [1995 Remastered Version]
Temple Church Choir/Sir George Thalben-Ball
3:03
Disc 5
1
Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah
Huddersfield Choral Society
3:36
2
Immortal Invisible God Only Wise
Huddersfield Choral Society
2:38
3
Jesu Lover Of My Soul
Huddersfield Choral Society
3:54
4
Christians Awake Salute The Happy Morn
Huddersfield Choral Society
2:08
5
Eternal Father, Strong To Save
Huddersfield Choral Society
2:45
6
Crown Him With Many Crowns
Huddersfield Choral Society
3:03
7
Abide with me (arr. G. Langford) (1971 Remastered Version)
Central Band of the Royal Air Force/Barry Rose/Wing Cdr R. E. C. Davies
2:56
8
O God, our help in ages past ('St. Anne') (arr. Jaeger) (1966 Remastered Version)
Chorus/David Bell/Band of the Irish Guards/C. H. Jaeger
2:36
9
The Crucifixion: 5. The Mystery of the Divine Humiliation (Cross of Jesus, cross of sorrow) (choir & congregation)
Robert Tear/Richard Hickox/John Scott/Westminster Singers/Benjamin Luxon/Westminster Choir
3:12
10
The Crucifixion: 10. Litany of the Passion (Holy Jesu, by thy passion) (choir & congregation)
Robert Tear/Richard Hickox/John Scott/Benjamin Luxon/Westminster Choir
2:41
11
The Crucifixion: 13. The Mystery of the Intercession (Jesus, the crucified, pleads for me) (choir)
Robert Tear/Richard Hickox/John Scott/Benjamin Luxon/Westminster Choir
3:26
12
The Crucifixion: 15. The Adoration of the Crucified (I adore thee, I adore thee!) (choir & congregation)
Robert Tear/Richard Hickox/John Scott/Benjamin Luxon/Westminster Choir
1:56
13
The Crucifixion: 20. For the Love of Jesus (All for Jesus - all for Jesus) (choir & congregation)
Robert Tear/Richard Hickox/John Scott/Benjamin Luxon/Westminster Choir
2:48
14
Christe, Qui Lux Es Et Dies
The American Boychoir
3:25
15
Fairest Lord Jesus
The American Boychoir
3:13
16
God Be With You Till We Meet Again (Randolph)
The American Boychoir
2:29
Disc 6
1
Once in royal David's city (harm. A. H. Mann; descant Willcocks)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
5:14
2
While shepherds watched (Este's Psalter, 1592; descant Willcocks)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/John Wells/Sir David Willcocks
2:50
3
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/Congregation
3:35
4
O little town of Bethlehem (v.3 arr. Ledger)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Francis Grier/Sir Philip Ledger
3:29
5
The First Nowell
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Francis Grier/Sir Philip Ledger
4:53
6
As with gladness men of old (Dix) (1994 Remastered Version)
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
2:04
7
Of the Father's Heart Begotten (Christmas Carol)
King's College Choir, Cambridge
5:05
8
O come, O come, Emmanuel (trans. J. M. Neale rev. T. A. Lacey; arr. Willcocks) (2004 Remastered Version)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
3:30
9
Bethlehem of noblest cities (Stuttgart) (1994 Remastered Version)
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
2:22
10
It came upon the midnight clear (adapted & arr. Sullivan; descant Willcocks)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/John Wells/Sir David Willcocks
3:31
11
O come, all ye faithful
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Philip Jones Brass Ensemble/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
4:47
12
Hark! the herald angels sing
Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Philip Jones Brass Ensemble/Ian Hare/Sir David Willcocks
4:10
13
Chorales & chorale preludes for Advent & Christmas (1989 Remastered Version): Vom Himmel hoch
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Sir David Willcocks/Sir Andrew Davis & Johann Sebastian Bach
3:45
14
Chorales & chorale preludes for Advent & Christmas (1989 Remastered Version): Herr Christ, der ein'ge Gottes-Sohn
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Sir David Willcocks/Sir Andrew Davis & Johann Sebastian Bach
3:14
15
Chorales & chorale preludes for Advent & Christmas (1989 Remastered Version): Jesu, meine Freude
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Sir David Willcocks/Sir Andrew Davis & Johann Sebastian Bach
4:12
16
Chorales & chorale preludes for Advent & Christmas (1989 Remastered Version): Puer natus in Bethlehem
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Sir David Willcocks/Sir Andrew Davis & Johann Sebastian Bach
1:27
17
Chorales & chorale preludes for Advent & Christmas (1989 Remastered Version): In dulci jubilo
King's College Choir, Cambridge/Sir David Willcocks/Sir Andrew Davis & Johann Sebastian Bach
3:23