Compiled by Len Mullenger (July 1997)

This discography was compiled from a number of catalogues and is believed to be accurate but the Trust, or Len Mullenger cannot be held liable for the consequence of any errors. Please check with your dealer.

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Available recordings/works

Recording Companies


British Orchestral Works

The Forgotten Rite

(with: Elgar: Introduction and Allegro for Strings, Grania and Diarmid (excepts), Bax: Mediterranean, Holst: Hammersmith, Hadley: One Morning in Spring, Bliss: Introduction and Allegro, )

BBC Symphony, London Philharmonic, Philharmonia Orchestras

Conductor: Sir Adrian Boult

BBC Radio Classics BBCRD9127


Concertino pastorale
A Downland Suite - Elegy;Minuet
The Holy Boy

(with Vaughan Williams: Five Variants of "Dives and Lazarus". Fantasia on "Greensleeves". Partita for Double String Orchestra.

English Sinfonia
John Farrer

Carlton Classics 30366 0060 -2


British Music For Brass
Comedy Overture

(with Elgar: Severn Suite, Vaughan Williams: Henry V, Holst: Moorside Suite)

London Collegiate Brass
conductor :James Stobart


Brass Ensemble Music by 20th Century British Composers

A Downland Suite

(with: Walton: First Shoot, Tippett: Festal Brass with Blues, Britten: Russian Funeral)

London Collegiate Brass
Conductor: James Stobart

CRD CRD 3444

Dreams and Fancies

If there were dreams to sell

(with: Bridge: Isobel  Clarke: Seal man, Aspidistra  Delius: Norwegian Songs (Evening Voices only) Dunhill: Cloths of Heaven Gibbs: Five Eyes  Gurney: Sleep  Holby: Jabberwocky   Howells: King David, Gavotte Come Sing and Dance Nelson:  Dirty Work Quilter: Now sleeps the crimson petal Sullivan: Orpheus with his lute  Traditional: First mercy, Little Road to Bethlehem, Monkey's carol   Vaughan Williams: House of Life (Silent Noon only) The Water Mill (from  Four poems by Fredegond Shove)  Warlock: Fox, Jillian of Berry, Night)

Sarah Walker

Roger Vignoles (piano)



Piano Concerto Colin Horsley (piano)
A Comedy Overture
London Overture
Greater Love hath no Man
Sea Fever
Songs Sacred and Profane (The Salley Gardens)*

(Janet Baker,  Robert Lloyd, RPO Basil Cameron, LSO, Halle, Sir john Barbirolli, Chichester Cathedral choir, GUS Kettering Band.)

EMI British Composer Series CDM 7647162

*also available of Janet Baker Song Recital

EMI CDM5 65009-2

A London Overture

(with: Vaughan Williams: Symphony No 2 "A London Symphony")

London Symphony Orchestra (Hallé in the Vaughan Williams)

Conductor: Sir John Barbirolli

EMI British Composers Series CDM 565109-2

English Anthems

Greater Love hath no Man - motet

(with: Bainton: And I saw a new Heaven L.Berkeley: Lord is my Shepherd Britten: Hymn of St Columba Harris: Faire is the Heaven Harvey: I Love the Lord, One foot in Eden Leighton: Let all the world Naylor: Vox dicentis clama Howells: Like as the hart Walton: Set me as a seal Weir: Ascending into Heaven Wood: Hail, gladdening light)

Kings College Chapel Choir

Christopher Hughes (organ)

Conductor: Stephen Cleobury

EMI CDC7 54418-2


A London Overture
These Things Shall Be
Greater Love hath no Man
The Holy Boy
Vexilla Regis
Epic March

Paula Bott  (soprano) Teresa Shaw (mezzo) James Oxley (Tenor)  Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone) Roderick Elms (piano)

London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra

Conductor: Richard Hickox

Chandos Enchant CHAN7074 (mid Price)

Scherzo and Cortege
The Forgotten Rite
The Overlanders

London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Richard Hickox

Chandos CHAN 8994

A Downland Suite (arr J. Ireland/G. Bush)
Orchestral Poem (premiere recording)
Concertino Pastorale
Two Symphonic Studies (arr G. Bush)

London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Richard Hickox

Chandos CHAN 9376

A Downland Suite
The Holy Boy
Elegiac Meditation

(with Bridge: Suite for String Orchestra)

English Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: David Garforth

Chandos CHAN 8390

A London Overture
These Things Shall be
Greater Love Hath No Man
The Holy Boy
Vexilla Regis
Epic March

Bryn Terfel baritone
London Symphony Orchestra
London Symphony Chorus
Conductor: Richard Hickox

Chandos CHAN 8879

Piano Concerto
Legend for Piano and Orchestra
Symphonic Rhapsody

Eric Parkin piano

London Philharmonic

conductor: Bryden Thompson

Chandos CHAN 8461

Chamber Works

Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2
Piano Trios Nos. 2 & 3
Phantasie Trio
The Holy Boy
Cello Sonata in G minor
Fantasy Sonata for clarinet and piano

Gervase de Peyer clarinet
Lydia Mordkovitch violin
Karine Georgian cello
Gwenneth Pryor piano
Ian Brown piano

Chandos CHAN 9377-8 (2CD)

Piano Works Volume 1

The Almond tree
The Towing Path
Merry Andrew
Summer Evening
Piano Sonata in E minor

Eric Parkin piano

Chandos CHAN 9056

Piano Works Volume 2

In Those Days
London Pieces
Leaves from a Child's Sketchbook
The Darkened Valley
Two Pieces (1921): For Remembrance, Amberley Wild
Brooks Equinox
Prelude in E flat

Eric Parkin piano

Chandos CHAN 9140

Piano Works Volume 3

A Sea Idyll
On a Birthday Morning
Two Pieces (1924): April, Bergomask
Spring will not wait
Two pieces: February's Child, Aubade
Ballad of London Nights
Month's Mind
Three Pastels: A Grecian Lad, The Boy Bishop, Puck's Birthday Columbine

Eric Parkin piano

Chandos CHAN 9250 

English Music for Clarinet and Piano

Fantasy Sonata

(with Finzi: Five Bagatelles, Horovitz: Sonatina, Richardson; Roundelay, Arnold: Sonatina, Harvey, Suite on a theme of Gershwin)

Gervase de Payer clarinet
Gwenneth Pryor piano

Chandos CHAN 8549

English Orchestral Songs If there were Dreams to sell 

Hope the Hornblower - song
If there were Dreams to sell 

(with: Butterworth: Love blows as the wind blows, Shropshire Lad Elgar: Twilight, Pleading Finzi: Let us Garlands bring Quilter: Shakespeare songs Vaughan Williams: House of Life (Love-sight, Silent Noon, Heart's Haven only)

Stephen Varcoe

City of London Sinfonia

Conductor: Richard Hickox

Chandos CHAN8743


20th Century British Music

Epic March
The Overlanders

(with: Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge)

Gerald English tenor
West Australian Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: David Measham

Unicorn UKCD2062

Piano Concerto

Geoffrey Tozer piano

(with Rubbra: Violin Concerto)

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: David Measham

Unicorn DKPCD9056

A Christmas Garland

The Holy Boy

(with: G Bush: In Praise of Mary Statham: Bells of St Chad Dyson: Christmas Garland)

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Conductor: David Willcocks

Unicorn DKPCD9057


20th Century British Music for Piano and Orchestra

Piano Concerto

Kathryn Stott piano

(with Bridge: Phantasm, Walton: Sinfonia Concertante)

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Coductor: Vernon Handley

Conifer CDCF175

Classic Hymns

My Song is love unknown - hymn

(with: Anon: Duteous Day now closes , Pange Lingua  Appleford: Lord Jesus Christ  Bach: Ah Holy Jesu Goss: Praise my SoulSt Matthew's Passion (exc) Carter: Lord of the Dance  Davies: God be in my Head Gibbons: Drop down slow tears  Howells: All my hope  Irvine: The Lord is my Shepherd Monk: Abide with me  Parry: Jerusalem, O Praise Ye the Lord   Schutz: We plough the Fields  Stainer: Love Divine  Stanford: St Patrick's Breastplate Sullivan: Onward Christian Soldiers Tallis: Glory to thee, my God  Vaughan Williams: English Hymnal (For all the saints) Wesley: Dear Lord and Father, O Thou who camest)

CBSO Chorus
Peter King (organ)

Conductor: Simon Halsey

Conifer CDCF502


Piano Concerto

Eileen Joyce piano

(with Moeran: Symphony)

Halle Orchestra
Conductor Leslie Heward

Dutton CDAX 8001 (recorded 1942)

Malcom Sargent conducts English Music

A London Overture

(with: Harty: John Field Suite Coleridge Taylor: Song of Hiawatha (excpts) Gardiner: Shepherd Fennell's Dance Vaughan Williams: Lark Ascending Holst: Hymn of Jesus)

Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Conductor: Sir Malcolm Sargent

Dutton CDAX8012 (recorded 1944)

Ireland plays Ireland :  Violin Sonata No. 1 in D-minor Frederick Grinke (violin); John Ireland (piano) Violin Sonata No.2 in A-minor Albert Sammons (violin); John Ireland (piano) Phantasie Trio in A-minor Frederick Grinke (violin); Florence Hooton (cello); Kendall Taylor (piano) Holy Boy Florence Hooton (cello); Lawrence Pratt (piano)  


Downland Suite

(with Holst: Hammersmith, Fugal Concerto, Franck: Chorales, Jacob: Symphony)

European Winds
Conductor Geoffrey Brand

Albany TROY 120-2


Fabulous Fodens

Downland Suite

(with Arditi: Bacio, Bantock: Prometheus Unbound, Bliss: Kenilworth, Coates: Three bears Suite, Elgar: Severn Suite, Herbert: Babes in Toyland (excerpt), Herold: Zampa (excerpt), Lear: Shylock, Mackenzie: Swallow's Serenade, Rimmer: Cossack, Hailstorm,  Suppe: Dichter und Bauer(excerpt), Windsor: Alpine Echoes, Gentle Zephyrs, Warrior)

Fodens Motor Works Band
Conductor Fred Mortimer

Choice CD2 BM2


Crystal Palace Champions

A Dowland Suite

(with: Elgar: Severn Suite (excpts), Bliss: Kenilworth,  Meyerbeer: Prophète (excpts), Holst: Moorside Suite, Bath, Honour and Glory, Iles: Sing a Song, Championship Medley 3,  Homeland Melodies, Handel Messiah (Excpts),

Fodens Motor Works Band, Massesd Brass bands, Black Dyke Mills Band, Wingates Temperence Band
Conductors: Fred Mortimer,  John H. Iles, William Halliwell, Harold Moss

Beulah IPD2


The Organs of Cambridge Volume 2

A Downland Suite (excpts)

(with :Byrd: Fantasia BK13, Tomkins: Voluntary in D, Purcell: Organ Voluntaries Z717-20,(excpts), Noordt: Psalm 24 Variations, Buxtehude: Prelude and Fugue, BuxWV139, Böhm Chorales (excpts), Tunder: Praeludium in G, Pachelbel: Ciaccona 1 in D, Whitlock: Organ Sonata in C minor (excpts), Lemare: Symphony Op35 (excpts), Hindemith: Organ Sonata (excpts), Peeters: Suite modale (excpts), Mathias: Toccata giocosa Op36/2

Organists: Anne Page, Peter Clements, Philip Rushforth, Geoffrey Webber, Christopher Monks, Michael Phillips 

OxRecs OXCD 59


Spirit of England II

A Downland Suite

(with: Holst: The Planet Suite, Perfect Fool (excpt), Elgar: Enigma Variations, Wand of Youth Suite 2, Parry: English Suite, Finzi: Eclogue, Bridge: There is a Willow, Delius: Florida Suite Vaughan Williams: Wasps (excpt), Walton: Henry V (excpt), Lennox Berkley: Serenade Op12, Britten: Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra)

English String Orchestra
Conductor William Boughton

Nimbus NI 5450/3 (4 CD set)


Pomp and Pizazz

Epic March

(with: Berlioz: Damnation of Faust (excpts), Fucik: Entry of the Gladiators, Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance Marches (excpts), Handy: When the Saints go Marching in, Hayman: March Medley, Sousa, Stars and Stripes Forever, Suk: Towards a New Life, Tchaikovsky: Festival Coronation March, J F Wagner II: Unter dem Doppleladler, J.T. Williams: Olympic Fanfare)

Cincinnati Pops
Conductor: Erich Kunzel

Telarc CD80122


English Idylls

The Holy Boy

(with: Vaughan Williams: Tuba Concerto (excrpts) Elgar: Romance ,Idylle Delius: Caprice and Elegy Grainger: Youthful Rapture Dyson: Prelude, Fantasy and Chaconne (excrpts) W.Davies: Solemn Melody Grainger: Brigg Fair Holst Invocation C.Scott: Pastoral and Reel)

Julian Lloyd Webber (cello)

John. Lenehan (keyboard)

J. Birch (organ)                                                THIS DISC MAY NOW BE DELETED

Academy of St Martin in the Fields

Conductor: Sir Neville Marriner

Philips 442530-2


London Pride

A London Overture

(with:Elgar: Cockaigne Vaughan Williams Studies in English Folk Song (excpts) Holst Hammersmith )

The Philharmonia Orchestra

Conductor: Owain Arwyl Hughes

(also RPO, London Wind Orchestra, East England Orchestra
Soloists and instrumentalists: Brian Rayner Cook, Noel Coward, Daniel Smith, Roger Vignoles, Jane Parker Smith
Conductors: Alan Barlow, Denis Wick, Malcolm Nabarro, Carroll Gibbons)



Fantasy-Sonata in E flat for Clarinet and Piano

(with Vaughan Williams: Studies in English Folk Song , Vocalises Bax: Clarinet Sonata  Bliss: Pastoral , Nursery rhymes Stanford: Clarinet Sonata)

Emma Johnson (Clarinet) Malcolm Martineau (Piano)


Phantasie Trio in A minor
Piano Trios Nos 2 and 3 in E

Holywell Ensemble
Peter Nichols (Clarinet), Kate Bailey, Kiera Lyness (Violins), Daniel Lyness (Viola), Spike Wilson (Cello)
Miles Hewitt (Horn), Margaret Ozanne (Piano)


British Cello Works - volume 2

Sonata for Cello and Piano

(with Stanford: Cello Sonata No2 Bridge: Elegy, Scherzeto)

Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello) John McCabe (Piano)


The Four Seasons - Volume 4 WINTER

The Holy Boy for Cello and Piano

(with Vivaldi Concerti Op8 (exc) Prokofiev: Winter Bonfire Debussy: Preludes (exc), Childrens Corner (exc) Handel: Messiah (exc) Berlioz: Enfance du Christ (exc) Traditional: Wexford Carol Britten: Ceremony of Carols (exc) Rimsky-Korsakov: Christmas Eve (exc))

Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello) John McCabe (Piano)


British Music Label

(The Forties Recording Company, 44 Challacombe, Furzton, Milton Keynes, MK4 1DP UK +44 (0) 01908 502836

An English Rhapsody

Fantasy-Sonata in E flat for Clarinet and Piano
Phantasie Trio

(with: Alwyn: Rhapsody for Piano Quartet Howells: Violin Sonata No. 1 Wilson: Elegy)

Holywell Ensemble

British Music Label BML010

Splendid British Clarinet Works

Fantasy-Sonata in E flat for Clarinet and Piano

(with: Finzi: Bagatelles Bax: Clarinet Sonata Hughes: Sonata Capriccioso Stanford: Clarinet Sonata)

John Denman (clarinet) Paula Fan (piano)

British Music Label BML009


Works for Clarinet and Piano

Fantasy-Sonata in E flat for clarinet and piano

(with Bax: Clarinet Sonata Finzi: Bagatelles Horovitz: Sonatina Arnold: Clarinet Sonata)

Murray Khouri  (clarinet) Peter Pettinger (piano)

Continuum CCD1038


Music for Clarinet and Piano

Fantasy-Sonata in E flat for clarinet and piano

(with Arnold: Clarinet Sonata Dunhill :Phantasy Suite Finzi: Bagatelles Henry: Jazz Song McCabe: Clarinet Pieces)

Nicholas Carpenter (Clarinet) David McArthur (Piano)

Herald  HAVPCD152


English Cello Sonatas

Sonata for Cello and Piano in G Minor

(with Moeran: Cello Sonata Rubbra: Cello Sonata)

Raphael Wallfisch  (Cello) John York (Piano)

Marco Polo 8 223718


Great Cathedral Anthems

Greater Love Hath No Man - motet

(with: Bainton: And I saw a new heaven Bairstow: Blessed city; heavenly Salem , Let all mortal flesh keep silence Bullock: Give us the wings of faith Elgar: Give unto the Lord  Stanford: Psalm 23 Walker: I will lift up mine eyes Wesley: Ascribe unto the Lord, Thou wilt keep him Wood: O thou, the central orb)

Guildford Cathedral Choir
Peter Wright (organ)

Conductor: Andrew Millington

Priory PRCD257

Great European Organs: Vol 21

(this disc contains the complete Ireland Organ music)

Holy Boy (trans. Rowley for organ)
Meditation on John Keble's Rogationtide Hymn
Miniature Suite
Elegiac Romance
Sursum corda
Alla Marcia

(with: Bridge: Organ Pieces H63 (Adagio in E major) Darke: Meditation on Brother James' Air Dyson: Voluntary of praise in D major Harris: Flourish for an occasion Lang: Tuba Tune Stanford: Postlude in D minor)

Johnathan Bielby  (The 1913 Binns organ of Rochdale Town Hall (restored 1978))

Priory PRCD298

British Organ Music from Bath Abbey

Elegiac Romance

(with Bridge: Organ Pieces H63 Grainger: Irish Tune from County Derry Hollins: Concert Overture in C minor, Intermezzo in D flat Whitlock: Extemporizations)

Peter King

Priory PRCD335

Famous Hymns of Praise

My Song is love Unknown - hymn

(with: Anon: Be Thou my vision, Come Holy Ghost, God of Abraham, Praise, All Creatures of our God and King  Croft: O Worship the King Dykes: Eternal Father strong to save, Holy Holy Holy , Praise to the Holiest  Goss: Praise my soul   Thomas Haweis: City of God  Howells: All my hope  Monk: Angel Voices  Nicholson: We sing the Praise of Him  Parry: Dear Lord and father, God is love, O praise Ye the Lord  Pritchard: Hallelujah! Sing to Jesus  Schofield: Day thou gavest  Smart: Through all the changing scenes of life  Stainer: Come, Thou long expected Jesus  Taylor: Glorious things of Thee are spoken Vaughan Williams: English Hymnal (Come Down O love Divine)

St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral Choir

Peter Backhouse (organ)

Conductor: D Townhill

Priory PRCD376

Matins for Ascension Day

Benedictus in F

Te Deum

(with Anon: Venite, Psalm 24 Finzi: God is gone up, Head that once was crowned Messiaen: Ascension (exc) Stanford: Motets (exc) )

Lincoln Cathedral Choir Andrew Post (organ)

Conductor: Colin Walsh

Priory PRCD478

Music for Holy Communion

Communion Service in C

(with: Darke: Communion Service in F  Harwood: Communion Service in A flat Leighton: Missa Brevis Oldroyd: Mass of the Quiet Hour Wood: Short Communion Service)

Wakefield Cathedral Choir

Johnathan Bielby, Keith Wright (organ)

Priory PRCD341

Garlands For The Queen

The Hills

(with: Bliss: Aubade, Bax: What is it like? Lennox Berkeley: Spring at this hour Bliss: Cradle song for a new born child Fritz: White-flowering days Howells: Inherit Mathias: Royal Garland Rawsthorne: Canzonet Rubbra: Salutation Tippett Dance, Clarion Air Vaughan Williams: Silence and Music

Bristol Bach Choir
Valerie Shelton (piano)

Conductor: Glyn Jenkins

Priory PRCD352

Te Deum and Jubilate

Te Deum in F

(with: Boyce: Te Deum and Jubilate in C  Ferguson: Jubilate Gardner: Jubilate Gibbons: Te Deum  Hopkins: Thanksgiving Te Deum  Howells:  Collegium Regale Stanford: Te Deum laudamus, Jubilate Deo Vann: Te Deum  Wood: Te Deum in E

Rochester Cathedral Choir

Roger Sayer (organ)
Conductor: Barry Ferguson

Priory PRCD433

Matins for Ascension Day

Te Deum in F


(with: Anon: Verite Psalm 24 Psalm 47 Finzi: God is gone up, Head that once was crowned  Messiaen: Ascension (exc) Stanford: Coelus ascendit)

Lincoln Cathedral Choir

Colin Walsh (organ)
Andrew Post (organ)

Priory PRCD478

Classics For Pleasure

Ireland Piano Works

The Darkened Valley
London Pieces
Three Pastels
In Those Days
A Sea Idyll
Four Preludes
The Towing Path
Summer Evening

Desmond Wright (piano)

Classics For Pleasure CDCFP4674 (budget price)


Twentieth Century British Piano Music

The Island Spell

(with Britten: Holiday Diary Delius: Prelude Elgar: Adieu, In Smyrna, Serenades Headington: Ballade-Image, Cinquanta Moeran: Summer Valley Patterson: Tunnel of Time )

Christopher Headington (piano)

Kingdom KCLCD2017


Christmas at York Minster

The Holy Boy - organ

(with Commette: Offertoire sur des Noels Mathias: A Babe is Born Mulet: Noël  Praetorius: Es ist ein Ros Traditional: We've been awhile a-wandering, Away in a manger, See amid the Winter's Snow, I saw three ships, I sing of a maiden, O Come, O Come Emmanuel, Tomorrow will be my dancing day, I sing the birth, A child is born in Bethlehem, O little town of Bethlehem, Unto us a son is born Benedicamus Domino Vierne: Pièces en stile libre (exc))

John Scott Whiteley on the Organ of York Minster

York  AmbisonicCD846


Ireland - English Songs

Bed in Summer
The Bells of San Marie
During music
I have twelve oxen
If there were dreams to sell
If we must part
Love and Friendship
Mother and Child
Santa Chiara
Song from o'er the hill
Songs sacred and profane
Spring Sorrow
Three Ravens
What art thou thinking of?
When I am dead, my dearest,

Rachel Ann Morgan (mezzo) Tan Crone (piano)

Etcetera KTC1128

Deutsche Grammophon

The Vagabond

The Bells of San Marie
Sea Fever

(with Butterworth: Bredon Hill, Shropshire Lad, Finzi: Let us Garlands Bring,Vaughan Williams: Songs of Travel )

Bryn Terfel (bass-bar) Malcolm Martineau (piano)

DG 445946-2


Exeter Cathedral Choir

Te Deum in F

(with: Anon: Lord, for thy tender mercy's sake  Bach: Cantata 147  Durufle: Motets  Goss: Praise My Soul  Handel: Coronation Anthems Mendelssohn: Paulus (Wie lieblich sind die Boten) Mozart: Ave verum corpus Parry: I was glad  Schubert: Psalm 23,  Vaughan Williams: Old Hundredth)

Exeter Cathedral Choir

Conductor: Lucien Nethsingha

Abbey CDCA590

The English Anthem - Volume 4

Greater Love hath no Man - motet

(with: Bairstow: Blessed City, heavenly Salem, Let all mortal flesh keep silence Britten: Hymn to St Peter Finzi: Welcome, sweet and sacred feast Harris: Bring us, O Lord Holst: Evening Watch Howells: Like as the hart Joubert: O Lorde, the maker of all thing Rose: Praise Ye the Lord Stewart: King of Glory Vaughan Williams: Whitsunday Hymn Walton: Set me as a seal

Magdalen Oxford College Choir

G Webber (organ)

Abbey CDCA914

Magnificat - An anthology of Church Music

Greater Love hath no Man - Motet

(with: Bairstow: Blessed City, heavenly Salem Donati: Allelujah! Haec Dies! Duruflé: Motets Op10 (exc) Elgar: Apostles (exc), Ecce sacerdos magnus, Ave verum corpis Farrant: Call to Remembrance Ives: Magnificat Joubert: O Lorde, the maker of all thing Shepard: Secret of Christ Sumsion: Bendicite Tallis: O sacrum convivium Tye: O Holy Spirit Walmisley: Magnificat Weelkes: Hosanna to the Son of David Wood: O Thou the central Orb)

Giggleswick School Choir

Timothy Harvey (organ)

Conductor: Peter Read

Abbey CDCA922

Floreat Dunelmia

Greater Love Hath no Man - Motet

(with: Anonymous: Psalm 150 Batten: O sing joyfully Britten: Ceremony of Carols (exc) Dupré: Tombeau de Titelouze (exc) Faure: Requiem (exc) Handel: Coronation anthems (exc) Mozart: Ave verum corpus Parry: Jerusalem Stainer: Crucifixion (exc) Pearce: Floreat Dunelmia Rutter: Gaelic Blessing, For the Beauty of the Earth Stanford: Services op10 (exc) Traditional: Spotless Rose Vaughan Williams: Old Hundredth Vivaldi: Gloria (exc) Weelkes: Hosanna to the Son of David Wesley: Blessed be the God and Father)

Durham School Chapel Choir
Gregory Williams (organ)

Conductor: Jonathan Newell

Abbey CDCA929


Music for the Christian Year

Greater Love Hath No Man - Motet

(with: Allegri: Miserere mei Bairstow: Blessed City, heavenly Salem Casals: O vos omnes  Duruflé: Motets op10 (exc) Gibbons: This is the record of John Kellette: I'm for ever blowing bubbles Naylor Vox Dicentis: Clama Parry: Jerusalem P.Philips: Ascendit Deus Traditional: Coventry Carol, Here is the little door, Spotless Rose, Sing Lullaby, Greensleeves, For these and all thy mercies Vaughan Williams: Mystical Songs (exc)

St Bride's Choir
Matthew Morley (organ)
Conductor: Robert Jones

Reference REGCD703


The Sea

Sea Fever

(with: Berlioz: Nuits d'été (exc) Borodin: Sea, Sea Princess  Brahms: duets Op20 (exc) Debussy:  Proses lyriques (exc) Didbin: Tom Bowling  Fauré:   Au cimetière, Horizon chimérique, Les Berceaux  Haydn: Canzonettas (exc)  Ives: Swimmers  Mendelssohn: Wasserfahrt  Schubert: Lied eines Schiffers an die Dioskuren Schumann: Gesänge  op125 (exc)  Trad: Mermaid, Sail On, Sail On  Walton: Song for the Lord Mayor's Table  Wolf: Eichendorff Lieder )

Thomas Allen (bar)
Sarah Walker (mezzo)
Roger Vignoles (piano)

Hyperion CDA66165

The English Anthem - Volume 1

Greater Love hath no Man - motet

(with: Bairstow: Blessed city, heavenly salem, Let all mortal flesh keep silence Finzi: God is gone up Gardiner: Evening Hymn Hadley: My beloved spake Naylor: Vox dicentis clama Stainer: I saw the Lord  Stanford: Motets op38 (exc)Wood: Hail, gladdening light Wesley: Blessed be the God and Father)

St Pauls Cathedral Choir
Andrew Lucas (organ)

Conductor: John  Scott

Hyperion CDA66374

A Shropshire Lad

Hawthorn Time

Heart's desire

The Land of Lost Content: The Lent Lily, Goal and Wicket, The Vain Desire, The Encounter, Epilogue

(with: Barber With rue my heart is laden Lennox Berkeley: Because I liked you better, He would not stay for me Butterworth: Bredon Hill, When the lad for longing sighs, On the idle hill of Summer, Shropshire lad (complete) Horder: White in the Moon Moeran:  Far in a Western Brookland. O fair enough are sky and plain Orr: Shropshire Lad (Into my Heart, O see how thick the goldcup flowers) Isle of Portland ,This time of year)

Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor)

Graham Johnson (piano)

Hyperion CDA66471/2 (2 CD)

Songs to Shakespeare

When daffodils begin to peer (from: Songs of the wayfarer)

(with:  Addison: O Mistress mine Arne: On a day, Alack the day  Aiken: Shall I compare thee to a Summer's day?  Bishop: O happy fair!  Britten: Fancie   G Bush:Sigh no more, Ladies Clifton: If music be the food of love  Gardiner: Winter  Horder: Who is Silvia? Howells: Under the greenwood tree Parry: When in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes,  Farewell, thou art to dear for my possessing (from: Shakespeare Sonnets)  J C Smith: You spotted snakes (from The Fairies), No more dams I'll make for fish (from The Tempest)  Haydn: She never told her love  Linley: Lawn,as white as driven snow Major: If love make me forsworn  Quilter: Come away Death, Fear no more the heat of the sun, It was a lover and his lass, Take, O take those lips away  Stanford: The rain it raineth every day (from: Clown's songs from Twelfth Night) Tippett: Songs for Ariel  Vaughan Williams: Orpheus with his lute

Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor)

Graham Johnson (piano)

Hyperion CDA66480

Sonatas for Violin and Piano:
   No 1 in D minor, No 2 in A minor
The Holy Boy

Paul Barritt (violin)
Catherine Edwards (piano)

Hyperion CDA66853

THE SONGS OF JOHN IRELAND   Lisa Milne, John Mark Ainsley, Christopher Maltman. Graham Johnson: Piano
Hyperion CDA67261/2 154m DDD.


Sing We Merrily - Choral music

Greater Love hath no Man - motet

(with: Bairstow: Let all mortal flesh keep silence Baker: Easter Anthem Barber: Agnus Dei Bernstein:  Mass (exc) Britten: Jubilate Deo Campbell: Sing we Merrily Piccolo: O hear us Lord Fink: What sweeter music Hallock: Lord is my light Near: And all in the morning Pearson: Advent Procession Rutter: For the beauty of the earth Sumsion: There is a green hill  Susa: Song to the lamb Traditional: Tomorrow shall be my dancing day Vaughan Williams: Loch Lomond Weaver: Epiphany alleluias)

St John's Episcopal Cathedral Choir

Conductor: Donald Pearson

Delos DE3125


Essentially English

The Hills

(with: Cocker: Tuba tune Finzi: Poems of Robert Bridges (: I praise the tender flower, I have loved flowers that fade,  my spirit sang all day) Harris:  Flourish for an occasion Howells: Rhapsodies op17 No. 1  Moeran: Songs of Springtime Rutter: Gloria Vaughan Williams: Shakespeare Songs)

East London Chorus, R Sayer (organ) , Richard Balcome (organ) , Locke Brass Consort

Conductor: M Kibblewhite

Koch Schwann 312662


Favourite Carols and Christmas Songs

The Holy Boy - Song

(with: Adam: Minuit, Chrétiens  (exc) Danzig: Scarlet Ribbons Quilter: I sing of a Maiden Reger: Wiegenlied op 142 No 1 Traditional: Away in a Manger, Christmas Candle, First Mercy Guardian Angels, How far is it to Bethlehem? Little Jesu sweetly sleep,  Long ago in Bethlehem, Robin's Carol, So gentle the Donkey, Sleep lovely babe, Star of Bethlehem, Stille Nacht, The Storke Carol, I wonder as I wander, Könige)

Jeffrey Benton  (baritone)

Keith Orrell (keyboards)

Symposium SYMCD1086


James Galway's Christmas Carol

The Holy Boy - arranged for flute

(with: Bach: Suites BWV1066-9 (exc) , Christmas Oratorio (exc) , Cantata 208 (exc) Gounod: Ave Maria Rutter: Shepherd's pipe carol Traditional: Greensleeves, I saw three ships, I wonder as I wander, Jesus Christ the apple tree, Patapan, Stille Nacht, We wish you a merry Christmas, Zither carol

James Galway (flute)

BBC Singers, Canterbury King's School Chapel Choir

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Directed by James Galway

RCA 09026 61233-2


Dweller in my Deathless Dreams

My True Love Hath My Heart

The Salley Gardens (from Songs Sacred and Profane)

The Trellis

Her Song (from Three songs to poems by Thomas Hardy)

(with: Bridge: Day after Day, Dweller in my Deathless Dreams, Journey's End, Speak to me my love,  Holst:  Persephone, Now in these Fairylands, A little music, The Floral Bandit The Dream City, Journey's End  Howells: Come Sing and Dance, Gavotte, Girl's Song , King David    Warlock: Consider, I held Love's Head, Rutterkin, Sad Song, Singer, Thou gavest me leave to kiss)

Sarah Leonard (soprano)
Malcolm Martineau (piano)

Cala 88016-2

Meltdown - Music of the 20th Century (compilation album)

The Salley Gardens

Sarah Leonard (soprano)
Malcolm Martineau (piano)

(with: Abe: Marimba works (exc),  Britten: String Quartet No. 3 , Cage: 4'33'',  Crumb: Black Angels (exc), Gorecki: Totus tuus, Howells: Requiem (exc), Martin: Mass (exc), Martinu: Flute Sonata (exc), Messiaen: Preludes (exc), Penderecki: Unterbrochene Gedanke, Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet (exc),  Schnittke: Cello Sonata (exc),  Shostakovich: Hypothetically Murdered Suite (exc), Tavener: Lamb,  Volans: String quartet No 1 (exc),  Wier: Consolations of scholarship (exc)  

Various performers

Cala 88088-2

Max Sound (cassette only)

British Songs

Her Song (from 3 Hardy Songs)

Spring Sorrow

(with: Britten: The Salley gardens  Finzi: It was a lover and his Lass from Let us garlands bring, Gibbs: Silver, Five eyes Gurney: Severn Meadows, Sleep Harty: Sea Wrack, Head: Blackbird Singing Howells: Girl's Song  Stanford:  Pibroch from Songs of a Roving Celt, Titherington: Sheiling Song  Traditional: O waly waly, I will give my love an apple, Fidgety bairn, I have a bonnet trimmed with blue  Vaughan Williams: The Water Mill from Four Poems by Fredegond Shove, Silent Noon from House of Life, Warlock: Fair and true

Valerie Baulard (contralto)
SimonWright (piano)

Max Sound MSCB12/13


Portsmouth Remembers

Te Deum in F

(with: Blatchly: For the Fallen  Bullock: Give us the wings of Faith Dykes: Eternal Father, strong to save Gabrielli: Ricercare  Gray: What are these that glow from afar?   Joubert: O Lorde, the maker of al thing  Parry Chorale preludes  Smart: Love Divine  Sumsion: They that go down  Traditional: He who would valiant be, Light's Abode, celestial Salem

Portsmouth Catherdral Choir

David Thorne (organ)

Conductor: A Froggat

Guild GRSC7021 (cassette)

Sonata for Violin and Piano No 2 in A minor

(with: Goossens: Sonata No. 1 H Ferguson: Sonata No. 2)

Oliver Lewis (violin)

Jeremy Filsell (piano)

Guild GMCD7120


Piano Works Volume 1

London Pieces
In Those days
Prelude in E flat
Month's Mind
John Lenehan (pf)

Naxos 8.553700


My Song is Love
My Song is love unknown
Greater Love hath no man

Total Aberdeen Youth Choir
conductor Christopher Bell with John Kitchen (organ)
Recording sponsored by Total Oil Company

Divine Art CD2-5004

The Trust is registered as a charity. Reg. No. 255004
Trustees: David Wordsworth, Graham Parlett, Simon Wright.

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