Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Kingdom, op. 51: Prelude
Sir Edward Elgar 9:32
2 The Kingdom, op. 51: I. In the Upper Room. ''Seek first the Kingdom of God''
Sir Edward Elgar 8:08
3 The Kingdom, op. 51: I. In the Upper Room. ''Men and brethren''
Sir Edward Elgar 5:30
4 The Kingdom, op. 51: I. In the Upper Room. ''O ye priests!''
Sir Edward Elgar 4:01
5 The Kingdom, op. 51: II. At the Beautiful Gate. ''The singers are before the altar''
Sir Edward Elgar 5:10
6 The Kingdom, op. 51: III. Pentecost. ''And when the day of Pentecost''
Sir Edward Elgar 5:09
7 The Kingdom, op. 51: III. Pentecost. ''And suddenly there came from heaven''
Sir Edward Elgar 4:41
8 The Kingdom, op. 51: III. Pentecost. ''I have prayed for thee''
Sir Edward Elgar 9:40
9 The Kingdom, op. 51: III. Pentecost. ''Repent and be baptized''
Sir Edward Elgar 5:55
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Kingdom, op. 51: IV. The Sign of Healing. ''Then they that gladly received his word''
Sir Edward Elgar 6:30
2 The Kingdom, op. 51: IV. The Sign of Healing. ''Unto you that fear his name''
Sir Edward Elgar 2:52
3 The Kingdom, op. 51: IV. The Sign of Healing. ''And as they spake''
Sir Edward Elgar 1:04
4 The Kingdom, op. 51: IV. The Sign of Healing. ''The sun goeth down"
Sir Edward Elgar 8:54
5 The Kingdom, op. 51: V. The Upper Room. ''The voice of Joy''
Sir Edward Elgar 6:02
6 The Kingdom, op. 51: V. The Upper Room. ''Thou, Almighty Lord"
Sir Edward Elgar 5:36
7 The Kingdom, op. 51: V. The Upper Room. ''Our Father''
Sir Edward Elgar 5:28

Credits

CD 1

additional librettist:
Luke the Evangelist (tracks 2–9)
Didache (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 2–9)
baritone vocals [St. Peter]:
Iain Paterson (tracks 2, 6–7)
choir vocals [chorus]:
Hallé Choir (tracks 2–4, 6–7, 9)
chorus master:
Tom Seligman (conductor) (tracks 2–9)
composer:
Edward Elgar (1901 – 1906) (tracks 1–9)
conductor:
Sir Mark Elder (conductor) (tracks 1–9)
librettist:
Edward Elgar (tracks 2–9)
mezzo-soprano vocals [Mary Magdalene]:
Susan Bickley (mezzo) (tracks 2–3, 5)
orchestra:
Hallé Orchestra (tracks 1–9)
other vocals [recitative]:
Susan Bickley (mezzo) (track 7)
Hallé Choir (track 3)
John Hudson (British tenor) (track 6)
solo baritone vocals [St. Peter]:
Iain Paterson (tracks 3, 8–9)
solo soprano vocals [The Blessed Virgin Mary]:
Claire Rutter (Soprano) (track 5)
soprano vocals [The Blessed Virgin Mary]:
Claire Rutter (Soprano) (tracks 2–3)
tenor vocals [St. John]:
John Hudson (British tenor) (tracks 2–3, 6–7)
part of:
The Kingdom, op. 51 (tracks 1–9)
recording of:

CD 2

additional librettist:
Luke the Evangelist (tracks 1–7)
Didache (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1–7)
baritone vocals [St. Peter]:
Iain Paterson (tracks 1–2, 5–7)
choir vocals [chorus]:
Hallé Choir (tracks 1, 5–7)
chorus master:
Tom Seligman (conductor) (tracks 1–7)
composer:
Edward Elgar (1901 – 1906) (tracks 1–7)
conductor:
Sir Mark Elder (conductor) (tracks 1–7)
librettist:
Edward Elgar (tracks 1–7)
mezzo-soprano vocals [Mary Magdalene]:
Susan Bickley (mezzo) (track 6)
orchestra:
Hallé Orchestra (tracks 1–7)
other vocals [recitative]:
Susan Bickley (mezzo) (tracks 1, 3)
solo soprano vocals [The Blessed Virgin Mary]:
Claire Rutter (Soprano) (track 4)
solo tenor vocals [St. John]:
John Hudson (British tenor) (track 2)
soprano vocals [The Blessed Virgin Mary]:
Claire Rutter (Soprano) (track 6)
tenor vocals [St. John]:
John Hudson (British tenor) (tracks 5–7)
part of:
The Kingdom, op. 51 (tracks 1–7)
recording of: