Tracklist

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CD 15
# Title Rating Length
1 An Oxford Elegy: I. Lento
2:02
2 An Oxford Elegy: II. "Go, for they call you, Shepherd"
1:04
3 An Oxford Elegy: III. "Here will I sit and wait"
1:45
4 An Oxford Elegy: IV. "Screen'd is this nook"
0:48
5 An Oxford Elegy: V. "That sweet city"
1:39
6 An Oxford Elegy: VI. "Come, let me read"
1:05
7 An Oxford Elegy: VII. "Or in my boat I lie"
0:48
8 An Oxford Elegy: VIII. "And once, in winter"
1:11
9 An Oxford Elegy: IX. "But what - I dream!"
0:36
10 An Oxford Elegy: X. "No, no, thou has not felt"
1:35
11 An Oxford Elegy: XI. "Runs it not here"
0:43
12 An Oxford Elegy: XII. "Needs must I, with heavy heart"
1:02
13 An Oxford Elegy: XIII. "Soon will the high Midsummer pomps"
1:29
14 An Oxford Elegy: XIV. "He hearkens not!"
0:54
15 An Oxford Elegy: XV. "Never more"
0:57
16 An Oxford Elegy: XVI. "Yes, thou art gone!"
1:48
17 An Oxford Elegy: XVII. "Despair will I not"
1:16
18 An Oxford Elegy: XVIII. "Why faintest thou?"
1:13
19 Three Choral Hymns: Whitsunday Hymn
3:46
20 Flos campi: I. Lento "Sicut Lilium inter spinas"
2:47
21 Flos campi: II. Andante con moto "Jam enim hiems transiit"
3:26
22 Flos campi: III. Lento - Allegro moderato "Quaesivi quem diligit anima mea"
3:08
23 Flos campi: IV. Moderato alla marcia "En lectulum Salomonis"
1:43
24 Flos campi: V. Andante quasi lento "Revertere, revertere Sulamitis!"
3:06
25 Flos campi: VI. Moderato tranquillo "Pone me ut signaculum"
5:40
26 Sancta civitas (The Holy City): I. Lento "I was in the spirit"
4:49
27 Sancta civitas (The Holy City): II. Allegro "And I saw Heaven opened"
2:21
28 Sancta civitas (The Holy City): III. Meno mosso "And I saw an angel standing in the sun"
1:31
29 Sancta civitas (The Holy City): IV. Lento "Babylon the great is fallen"
4:15
30 Sancta civitas (The Holy City): V. Allegro moderato "Rejoice over her O Heavens"
3:13
31 Sancta civitas (The Holy City): VI. Adagio "And I saw a new heaven"
4:58
32 Sancta civitas (The Holy City): VII. Poco meno largo "Therefore are they before the throne of God"
1:09
33 Sancta civitas (The Holy City): IX. "And I saw a pure river"
2:41
34 Sancta civitas (The Holy City): X. Andante sostenuto "Holy, Holy, Holy"
2:58
35 Sancta civitas (The Holy City): XI. Poco animato "Heaven and earth are full of Thy glory"
3:17
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Credits

CD 15

viola:
Cecil Aronowitz (1968-07-30 – 1968-07-31) (tracks 20–25)
additional choir vocals:
The Bach Choir (tracks 26–35)
baritone vocals:
John Shirley‐Quirk (bass-baritone) (tracks 26–35)
choir vocals:
Choir of King’s College, Cambridge (tracks 1–19, 26–35)
Choir of King’s College, Cambridge (1968-07-30 – 1968-07-31) (tracks 20–25)
composer:
Ralph Vaughan Williams (tracks 1–18, 20–25)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1923 – 1925) (tracks 26–35)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1930) (track 19)
conductor:
Sir David Willcocks (tracks 1–19, 26–35)
Sir David Willcocks (1968-07-30 – 1968-07-31) (tracks 20–25)
lyricist:
Matthew Arnold (poet) (tracks 1–18)
Myles Coverdale (track 19)
orchestra:
Jacques Orchestra (tracks 1–18)
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 26–35)
Jacques Orchestra (1968-07-30 – 1968-07-31) (tracks 20–25)
spoken vocals:
John Westbrook (tracks 1–18)
tenor vocals:
Robin Doveton (English tenor vocalist) (track 19)
Ian Partridge (tracks 26–35)
recorded at:
Trinity College Chapel in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom (1968-07-30 – 1968-07-31) (tracks 20–25)
part of:
Three Choral Hymns (track 19)
Flos campi (tracks 20–25)
Sancta Civitas (tracks 26–35)
An Oxford Elegy (tracks 1–18)
recording of:
Flos campi: I. Sicut lilium inter spinas (Lento) (1968-07-30 – 1968-07-31) (track 20)
Flos campi: II. Jam enim hiems transiit (Andante con moto) (1968-07-30 – 1968-07-31) (track 21)
Flos campi: IV. En lectulum Salomonis (Moderato alla marcia) (1968-07-30 – 1968-07-31) (track 23)
Flos campi: VI. Pone me ut signaculum (Moderato tranquillo) (1968-07-30 – 1968-07-31) (track 25)