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Worcester Cathedral Choir

This thirty-strong choir of men and boys and eighteen girl choristers sings the daily services, maintaining and developing the tradition of choral music at Worcester Cathedral to a professional standard with a broad repertoire spanning many centuries.

Albums
'Elgar: Cathedral Music' (CDH55147)
Elgar: Cathedral Music
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'Elgar: The complete choral songs' (CDA66271/2)
Elgar: The complete choral songs
'English Choral and Organ Music' (CDH55009)
English Choral and Organ Music
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'Joy to the World' (CDH55161)
Joy to the World
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'Stanford: Cathedral Music' (CDA66030)
Stanford: Cathedral Music
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'Wesley: Anthems, Vol. 1' (CDA66446)
Wesley: Anthems, Vol. 1
'Wesley: Anthems, Vol. 2' (CDA66469)
Wesley: Anthems, Vol. 2
Complete works available for download
ANONYMOUS - TRADITIONAL
Il est né, le divin enfant with Donald Hunt (conductor)
Mary, Mother of God's dear child with Donald Hunt (conductor)
Sans Day Carol with Donald Hunt (conductor)
The Song of the Birds with Donald Hunt (conductor)
The Yorkshire Wassail with Benjamin Ryder (treble), Donald Hunt (conductor)
What shall we give to the child? with William Carslake (treble), Donald Hunt (conductor)
RONALD CORP  (b1951)
Susanni with Donald Hunt (conductor)
SIR EDWARD ELGAR  (1857-1934)
A Christmas Greeting, Op 52 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Jeremy Ballard (violin), Robin Thurlby (violin), Keith Swallow (piano)
Angelus, Op 56 with Donald Hunt (conductor)
Ave Maria, Op 2 No 2 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Ave maris stella, Op 2 No 3 with William Carslake (treble), Adrian Partington (organ), Donald Hunt (conductor)
Ave verum corpus, Op 2 No 1 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Ecce sacerdos magnus with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Evening Scene with Donald Hunt (conductor)
Fear not, O land with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Four Choral Songs, Op 53 with Donald Hunt (conductor)
Give unto the Lord, Op 74 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Go, song of mine, Op 57 with The Donald Hunt Singers, Donald Hunt (conductor)
Goodmorrow with Donald Hunt (conductor)
Great is the Lord, Op 67 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
How calmly the evening with Donald Hunt (conductor)
I sing the birth with Donald Hunt (conductor)
Lo! Christ the Lord is born with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
O hearken thou, Op 64 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
O salutaris hostia I with Donald Hunt (conductor)
O salutaris hostia II with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
O salutaris hostia III with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Spanish Serenade, Op 23 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Jeremy Ballard (violin), Robin Thurlby (violin), Keith Swallow (piano)
The Prince of Sleep with Donald Hunt (conductor)
The Rapid Stream with Donald Hunt (conductor), Keith Swallow (piano)
The Woodland Stream with Donald Hunt (conductor), Keith Swallow (piano)
Two Partsongs, Op 26 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Jeremy Ballard (violin), Robin Thurlby (violin), Keith Swallow (piano)
Weary wind of the west with Donald Hunt (conductor)
When swallows fly with Donald Hunt (conductor), Keith Swallow (piano)
GERALD FINZI  (1901-1956)
Lo, the full, final sacrifice, Op 26 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
HENRY JOHN GAUNTLETT  (1805-1876)
Once in Royal David's City with Worcester Festival Choral Society, Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
WILLIAM JAMES KIRKPATRICK  (1838-1921)
Away in a manger with Thomas Blunt (treble), Donald Hunt (conductor)
WILLIAM LLEWELLYN  (b1925)
Hush you, my baby with Donald Hunt (conductor)
FELIX MENDELSSOHN  (1809-1847)
Hark! the herald angels sing with Worcester Festival Choral Society, Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
SIR JOHN STAINER  (1840-1901)
The First Nowell / Mary's Child with Worcester Festival Choral Society, Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
SIR CHARLES VILLIERS STANFORD  (1852-1924)
Evening Service in A, Op 12 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Paul Trepte (organ)
For lo, I raise up, Op 145 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Paul Trepte (organ)
O living will with Donald Hunt (conductor)
The Lord is my shepherd with Donald Hunt (conductor), Paul Trepte (organ)
Three Motets, Op 38 with Donald Hunt (conductor)
Ye choirs of New Jerusalem, Op 123 with Donald Hunt (conductor), Paul Trepte (organ)
HERBERT WHITTON SUMSION  (1899-1995)
Te Deum laudamus with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
They that go down to the sea in ships with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
JEREMY THURLOW  (b?)
All and some with Donald Hunt (conductor)
JUDITH WEIR  (b1954)
Illuminare, Jerusalem with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
SAMUEL SEBASTIAN WESLEY  (1810-1876)
Ascribe unto the Lord with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Blessed be the God and Father with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ), Thomas Blunt (treble)
Cast me not away with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Let us lift up our heart with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Man that is born of a woman with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
O give thanks unto the Lord with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
O Lord, my God with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
O Lord, thou art my God with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Praise the Lord, my soul with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
The face of the Lord with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
The wilderness with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ)
Wash me throughly from my wickedness with Donald Hunt (conductor), Adrian Partington (organ), Benjamin Ryder (treble)
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
A Christmas Greeting, Op 52 (Elgar)
All and some (Thurlow)
Alleluia. I sing the birth  First line to I sing the birth (Elgar)
And in that day it shall be said  Part 5 of O Lord, thou art my God (Wesley)
And sorrow and sighing shall flee away  Part 5 of The wilderness (Wesley)
And the ransom'd of the Lord  Part 4 of The wilderness (Wesley)
Angelus, Op 56 (Elgar)
As for the Gods of Heaven  Part 3 of Ascribe unto the Lord (Wesley)
Ascribe unto the Lord (Wesley)
Ave Maria, Op 2 No 2 (Elgar)
Ave maris stella, Op 2 No 3 (Elgar)
Ave Mary! – Look down, O Queen, on thy children lowly bending  First line to Angelus, Op 56 (Elgar)
Ave verum corpus, Op 2 No 1 (Elgar)
Away in a manger (Kirkpatrick/Llewellyn)
Beati quorum via  No 3 of Three Motets, Op 38 (Stanford)
Blessed are they that alway keep judgment  Part 3 of O give thanks unto the Lord (Wesley)
Blessed be the God and Father (Wesley)
Bowered on sloping hillsides rise  First line to A Christmas Greeting, Op 52 (Elgar)
Caelos ascendit hodie  No 2 of Three Motets, Op 38 (Stanford)
Cast me not away (Wesley)
Deep in my soul  No 2 of Four Choral Songs, Op 53 (Elgar)
Dishevelled and in tears, go, song of mine  First line to Go, song of mine, Op 57 (Elgar)
Ecce sacerdos magnus (Elgar)
English Motets, Op 135 (Stanford)
Evening Scene (Elgar)
Evening Service in A, Op 12 (Stanford)
Fear not, O land (Elgar)
Fly, singing bird, fly  No 2 of Two Partsongs, Op 26 (Elgar)
For in the wilderness shall waters break out  Part 3 of The wilderness (Wesley)
For lo, I raise up, Op 145 (Stanford)
For our heart shall rejoice in him  Part 2 of O Lord, thou art my God (Wesley)
For this mortal must put on immortality  Part 4 of O Lord, thou art my God (Wesley)
Four Choral Songs, Op 53 (Elgar)
Give unto the Lord, Op 74 (Elgar)
Glorious and Powerful God  No 3 of English Motets, Op 135 (Stanford)
Go, song of mine, Op 57 (Elgar)
Goodmorrow (Elgar)
Great is the Lord, Op 67 (Elgar)
Hark! the herald angels sing (Mendelssohn/Llewellyn)
He will swallow up death in victory  Part 3 of O Lord, thou art my God (Wesley)
How calmly the evening (Elgar)
How oft along the woodland way  First line to The Woodland Stream (Elgar)
Hush you, my baby (Llewellyn)
I met at eve the Prince of Sleep  First line to The Prince of Sleep (Elgar)
I sing the birth (Elgar)
Il est né, le divin enfant (Anon/Llewellyn)
Illuminare, Jerusalem (Weir)
Justorum animae  No 1 of Three Motets, Op 38 (Stanford)
Lead me, Lord, in thy righteousness  Part 3 of Praise the Lord, my soul (Wesley)
Let us lift up our heart (Wesley)
Lo! Christ the Lord is born (Elgar)
Lo, the full, final sacrifice, Op 26 (Finzi)
Lord, now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace  First line to Nunc dimittis, Canticle 2 from Evening Service in A, Op 12 (Stanford)
Magnificat  Canticle 1 from Evening Service in A, Op 12 (Stanford)
Man that is born of a woman (Wesley)
Mary, Mother of God's dear child (Anon/Jorda)
My soul doth magnify the Lord  First line to Magnificat, Canticle 1 from Evening Service in A, Op 12 (Stanford)
My voice shalt thou hear betimes, O Lord  Part 2 of Praise the Lord, my soul (Wesley)
Nunc dimittis  Canticle 2 from Evening Service in A, Op 12 (Stanford)
O give thanks unto the Lord (Wesley)
O hearken thou, Op 64 (Elgar)
O living will (Stanford)
O Lord, my God (Wesley)
O Lord, thou art my God (Wesley)
O may we thus insure  Part 4 of Let us lift up our heart (Wesley)
O salutaris hostia I (Elgar)
O salutaris hostia II (Elgar)
O salutaris hostia III (Elgar)
O snow, which sinks so light  First line to The Snow, No 1 of Two Partsongs, Op 26 (Elgar)
O streamlet, swiftly flowing  First line to The Rapid Stream (Elgar)
O Wild West Wind  No 3 of Four Choral Songs, Op 53 (Elgar)
O worship the Lord  Part 2 of Ascribe unto the Lord (Wesley)
Once in Royal David's City (Gauntlett/Mann/Wells)
Owls, an Epitaph  No 4 of Four Choral Songs, Op 53 (Elgar)
Praise the Lord, my soul (Wesley)
Sans Day Carol (Anon/Humphris)
Say to them of a fearful heart  Part 2 of The wilderness (Wesley)
Spanish Serenade, Op 23 (Elgar)
Stars of the summer night!  First line to Spanish Serenade, Op 23 (Elgar)
Susanni (Corp)
Te Deum laudamus (Sumsion)
The face of the Lord (Wesley)
The First Nowell / Mary's Child (Stainer/Ainger/Llewellyn)
The Lord hath been mindful of us  Part 4 of Ascribe unto the Lord (Wesley)
The Lord is my shepherd (Stanford)
The Lord redeemeth the soul of his servants  Part 3 of The face of the Lord (Wesley)
The Prince of Sleep (Elgar)
The Rapid Stream (Elgar)
The righteous cry, and the Lord heareth  Part 2 of The face of the Lord (Wesley)
The sheep-bell tolleth curfew-time  First line to Evening Scene (Elgar)
The Snow  No 1 of Two Partsongs, Op 26 (Elgar)
The Song of the Birds (Anon/Ribo)
The wilderness (Wesley)
The Woodland Stream (Elgar)
The Yorkshire Wassail (Anon/Humphris)
There is sweet music  No 1 of Four Choral Songs, Op 53 (Elgar)
They that go down to the sea in ships (Sumsion)
Thou judge of quick and dead  Part 3 of Let us lift up our heart (Wesley)
Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace (Wesley)
Thou, O Lord God, art the thing  Part 2 of Let us lift up our heart (Wesley)
Three Motets, Op 38 (Stanford)
Two Partsongs, Op 26 (Elgar)
Wash me throughly from my wickedness (Wesley)
Weary wind of the west (Elgar)
What is that? … Nothing  First line to Owls, an Epitaph, No 4 of Four Choral Songs, Op 53 (Elgar)
What shall we give to the child? (Anon/Ribo)
When swallows dart from cottage eves  First line to When swallows fly (Elgar)
When swallows fly (Elgar)
Who can express the noble acts of the Lord?  Part 2 of O give thanks unto the Lord (Wesley)
Ye choirs of New Jerusalem, Op 123 (Stanford)
Ye holy angels bright  No 1 of English Motets, Op 135 (Stanford)
You that have spent the silent night  First line to Goodmorrow (Elgar)
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