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An English Coronation, 1902-1953 ()

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You may be puzzled to see 20th century dates on an album by the Gabrieli Consort, and its director Paul McCreesh, but two factors make it appropriate. The first is that McCreesh has recorded several other albums that reconstruct the music for a single event. More important, and this points to the strength of this release, the coronation program performed here does include Renaissance music. This is a strength of the British tradition: it descends from Renaissance music in a way that music of no other country does. McCreesh ...

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  1. Coronation March, for orchestra, Op. 65
  2. King's Herald, for orchestra (from the suite Pageantry)
  3. Rejoice To-day With One Accord (Tune: Luther's Ein' Feste Burg) No. 444
  4. O most merciful
  5. Litany (O God, the Father of Heaven), for 5 voices
  6. O God Our Help in Ages Past (Tune: St. Anne)
  7. Chorale Fantasia for organ on "O God, our help"
  8. Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1, for orchestra in D major, Op. 39/1
  9. Fanfare I (for the Coronation of Elizabeth II)
  10. I Was Glad (Psalm 122), anthem for chorus & organ (or orchestra)
  11. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Recognition: The Presentation, Fanfares and Acclamations
  12. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Oath: The Administration and Signing of the Oath
  13. O Hearken Thou, offertory for chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 64
  14. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Communion Sercie (Part One): The Collect
  15. Scripture Reading, Bible: Epistle: Peter 2:13-17
  16. Hear my prayer, O Lord, anthem for chorus, violins & continuo, Z. 15 (unfinished)
  17. Scripture Reading, Bible: Gospel: Matthew 22:15
  18. Mass for soloists & chorus in G minor: Creed
  19. Come, Holy Ghost, for chorus & orchestra (tune: Veni Creator)
  20. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Anointing: The Prayer over the Ampulla
  21. Zadok the Priest, coronation anthem No. 1 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258
  22. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Anointing: The Anointing and Blessing
  23. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Putting on of the Crown: Prayers, Acclamations and Crowning Fanfare
  24. Be strong and play the man, for chorus & orchestra
  25. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Presenting of the Holy Bible: The King receives the Holy Bible
  26. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Benediction: The Blessing of the King and Poeple
  27. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Enthroning: The Exhortation
  28. Rejoice in the Lord Alway
  29. Non vos relinquam Orphanos, motet for 5 voices (SSATB)
  30. O clap your hands, anthem for 8 voices
  31. Thou Wilt Keep Him in Perfect Peace, for chorus & organ
  32. Homage Fanfare
  33. The Old 100th Psalm ("All people that on earth do dwell"), for chorus, unison chorus, orchestra & organ
  34. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Communion Service (Part Two): The Offertory Prayer and Prayer for the Church Militant
  35. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Communion Service (Part Two): The Exhortation, General Confession and Absolution
  36. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Communion Service (Part Two): The Preface
  37. Mass for soloists & chorus in G minor: Sanctus
  38. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Communion Service (Part Two): The Prayer of Humble Access and Prayer of Consecration
  39. O Taste and See, motet for chorus & organ (Psalm 34)
  40. The Lord's Prayer, for chorus (Book of Common Prayer, 1552)
  41. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Communion Service (Part Two): The Post-Communion Prayer
  42. Festal Communion Service for chorus & orchestra (or organ) in B flat major, Op. 128: Gloria in B flat
  43. English Coronation Service (Form and Order of Service 1937): The Communion Service (Part Two): The Blessing
  44. Great King of Gods (Lord of Lords), anthem for voices: Threefold Amen
  45. Coronation Te Deum, for soloists, chorus, organ & orchestra
  46. Recessional and National Anthem, for chorus & orchestra
  47. Crown Imperial, coronation march for orchestra
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An English Coronation, 1902-1953
2019, Signum Classics

UPC: 635212056929

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