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Author Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934.

Title The evening watch : and other choral music / Gustav Holst.

Published London : Helios, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
Uniform title Choral music. Selections
Physical description 1 online resource
Notes "Originally issued on Hyperion CDA66329."--Container.
Originally issued as a compact disc.
Program notes by Julian Haylock and texts with English translation of the Latin (19 p. : port.) in container.
Words by Peter Abelard, Sedulius Scottus, Prudentius, and the Benedictbeuren ms. in English translations by Helen Waddell from her Medieval Latin lyrics (2nd work); by Henry Vaughan (3rd work); and by Robert Bridges (4th work).
Contents Two Psalms : H117, choir, string orchestra and organ. Psalm 86 ; Psalm 148 (12:02) -- Six choruses, H186 (op. 53), male voices and string orchestra. Good Friday ; Intercession ; How mighty are the Sabbaths ; A love song ; Drinking song ; Before sleep (20:29) -- The evening watch : H159 (op. 43, no. 1), mezzo-soprano solo, tenor solo, and unaccompanied eight-part choir (4:42) -- Seven partsongs, H162 (op. 44), female voices and string orchestra. Say who is this? ; O love, I complain ; Angel spirits of sleep ; When first we met ; Sorrow and joy ; Love on my heart ; Assemble, all ye maidens (23:44) -- Nunc dimittis : H127, soprano solo, tenor solo and unaccompanied eight-part choir (3:23).
Performers Isobel Collyer, soprano; Joya Logan, mezzo-soprano; Christopher Mercer. tenor; Holst Singers; John Birch, organ; Holst Orchestra; Hilary Davan Wetton, conductor.
Notes Recorded Oct. 1-2, 1988.
Language notes Sung in English or Latin (5th work).
Other author Birch, John, 1929-2012, performer.
Collyer, Isobel, performer.
Logan, Joya, performer.
Mercer, Christopher, performer.
Wetton, Hilary Davan, conductor.
Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934. Choruses, men's voices, string orchestra, op. 53.
Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934. Motets, mixed voices, op. 43. Evening-watch.
Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934. Nunc dimittis.
Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934. Part-songs, women's voices, string orchestra, op. 44.
Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934. Psalms, mixed voices, string orchestra.
Holst Orchestra, performer.
Holst Singers, performer.
Subject Choruses (Men's voices) with instrumental ensemble.
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with string orchestra.
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied.
Choruses, Secular (Women's voices) with string orchestra.
Nunc dimittis (Music)
Psalms (Music) -- 148th Psalm.
Psalms (Music) -- 86th Psalm.
Sound recordings.