Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Chandos Anthem No. 10: Overture
2:43
2 Chandos Anthem No. 10: The Lord is my light and my salvation (tenor)
2:38
3 Chandos Anthem No. 10: Though an host of men were laid against me (chorus)
2:48
4 Chandos Anthem No. 10: One thing have I desired of the Lord (tenor)
4:25
5 Chandos Anthem No. 10: I will offer in His dwelling an oblation (chorus)
3:38
6 Chandos Anthem No. 10: For who is God but the Lord (chorus)
4:42
7 Chandos Anthem No. 10: The Lord is my strength and my shield (tenor)
2:21
8 Chandos Anthem No. 10: It is the Lord that ruleth the sea (soprano)
1:56
9 Chandos Anthem No. 10: Sing praises unto the Lord (chorus)
4:30
10 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: Overture
6:08
11 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 1. Now there arose a new king (tenor recitative) / 2. And the children of Israel (alto & chorus)
4:37
12 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 3. Then sent He Moses (tenor recitative) / 4. They loathed to drink of the river (chorus)
2:43
13 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 5. Their land brought forth frogs (alto)
2:24
14 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 6. He spake the word (chorus)
2:24
15 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 7. He gave them hallstones (chorus)
2:10
16 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 8. He sent a thick darkness (chorus)
3:37
17 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 9. He smote all the first-born of Egypt (chorus)
2:45
18 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 10. But as for His people (chorus)
4:50
19 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 11. Egypt was glad when they departed (chorus)
3:29
20 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 12. He rebuked the Red Sea (chorus)
0:51
21 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 13. He led them through the deep (chorus)
1:31
22 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 14. But the waters overwhelmed their enemies (chorus)
1:05
23 Israel in Egypt: Part I, Exodus: 15. And Israel saw that great work (chorus) / 16. And believed the Lord (chorus)
4:27
Medium 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 17. Moses and the children of Israel (chorus) / 18. I will sing unto the Lord (chorus)
4:10
2 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 19. The Lord is my strength (sopranos I & II)
4:14
3 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 20. He is my God (chorus)
3:28
4 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 21. The Lord is a man of war (basses I & II)
6:22
5 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 22. The depths have covered them (chorus)
2:30
6 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 23. Thy right hand, O Lord (chorus)
2:11
7 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 24. Thou sentest forth Thy wrath (chorus)
2:10
8 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 25. And with the blast of Thy nostrils (chorus)
4:05
9 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 26. The enemy said (tenor)
2:36
10 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 27. Thou didst blow with the wind (soprano I)
2:23
11 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 28. Who is like unto Thee (chorus)
2:40
12 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 29. Thou in Thy mercy (alto & tenor)
4:22
13 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 30. The people shall hear and be afraid (chorus)
6:52
14 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 31. Thou shalt bring them in (alto)
3:47
15 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 32. The Lord shall reign (chorus) / 33. For the horse of Pharoah (tenor recitative) / 34. The Lord shall reign (chorus)
2:04
16 Israel in Egypt: Part II, Moses' Song: 35. And Miriam, the prophetess (tenor recitative) / 36. Sing ye to the Lord (soprano I & chorus)
4:25

Credits

Medium 1

alto vocals:
James Bowman (UK countertenor) (tracks 11, 13)
choir vocals:
conductor:
Simon Preston (organist, conductor, composer) (tracks 10–23)
Sir David Willcocks (tracks 1–9)
orchestra:
English Chamber Orchestra (tracks 10–23)
tenor vocals:
Ian Partridge (tracks 11–12)

Release

alto vocals: James Bowman (UK countertenor)
bass vocals: Tom McDonnell
Alan Watt (operatic bass)
choir vocals: Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford
conductor: Simon Preston (organist, conductor, composer)
orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra
soprano vocals: Elizabeth Gale
Lilllian Watson
tenor vocals: Ian Partridge