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, The 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, The 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, The 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 & The 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)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Ian Hare & Sir David Willcocks
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, The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Ian Hare & Sir David Willcocks
4:47
12
Hark! the herald angels sing
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, The 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