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Gough, Rupert (organ)

Rupert Gough (organ)

Rupert Gough leads a busy career as choral conductor, organ recitalist, teacher and reviewer. He has been Director of Choral Music and College Organist at Royal Holloway, University of London, since 2005 and previously spent eleven years as Assistant Organist at Wells Cathedral. At Wells he worked closely with the choir both as accompanist and choir trainer, appearing with the choir in concerts and broadcasts all over the world, and can be heard on many different recording labels including six discs for Hyperion. His overall discography of some forty commercial recordings encompasses work as a choir director, organist and harpsichordist and conductor and includes the organ and choral works of Sir Percy Buck (Priory) and instrumental and choral works of Carson Cooman (Naxos). Rupert is particularly renowned for his work in combination with the violin as a member of the Gough Duo. The Duo’s many American tours have taken them all over the USA from Florida to Alaska. During 2009 they performed to a capacity audience in the Svetlanov Hall in Moscow.

Born in 1971, Rupert was a chorister at the Chapels Royal, St James’s Palace, and won a scholarship to the Purcell School. He received (with distinction) a Masters degree in English Church Music from the University of East Anglia whilst Organ Scholar at Norwich Cathedral. In 2001 he won Third Prize at the St Albans International Organ Competition. He has performed widely and featured with many different orchestras including the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra for the 2006 Hong Kong Festival. As a conductor he has worked with a variety of professional choirs and orchestras and as well as many distinguished soloists.

Albums

Howells: Choral Music
CDH55456Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
Philips: Cantiones sacrae octonis vocibus
Studio Master: CDA67945Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
The English Hymn, Vol. 1 – Christ Triumphant
CDP12101
The English Hymn, Vol. 2 – Jerusalem the Golden
CDP12102
The English Hymn, Vol. 3 – Hills of the north, rejoice
CDP12103
The English Hymn, Vol. 4 – All things bright and beautiful
CDP12104
The English Hymn, Vol. 5 – Lead, kindly Light
CDP12105

Complete works available for download

ANONYMOUS - LITURGICAL
Veni Sancte Spirituswith Gawain Glenton (cornett), Royal Holloway Choir, Rupert Gough (conductor)
ANONYMOUS - TRADITIONAL
Bunessanwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Divinum Mysteriumwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Herongate 'In Jesse's City'with Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Innocentswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Lord of the Dancewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Lübeckwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Monks Gatewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Quem pastores laudaverewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Rockingwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Shipstonwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Shipstonwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Slanewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
St Patrick's Breastplatewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Stoweywith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor), Kieran White (treble)
The Birdswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Veni Creatorwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Winchester Newwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
PATRICK APPLEFORD (b1925)
Living Lordwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
MALCOLM ARCHER (b1952)
Lake MacDonaldwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Redlandwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Vicars' Closewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
JAMES LEITH MACBETH BAIN (1860-1925)
Brother James' Airwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor), Kieran White (treble)
SABINE BARING-GOULD (1834-1924)
Eudoxiawith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
JOHN BARNARD (b1948)
Guiting Powerwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR JOSEPH BARNBY (1838-1896)
Laudes Dominiwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
O perfect lovewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
MICHAEL BAUGHEN (b1930)
Lord of the Yearswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
MAURICE BEVAN (1921-2006)
Corvedalewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
ARTHUR HENRY BROWN (1830-1926)
St John Damascenewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
FREDERICK ARTHUR CHALLINOR (1866-1952)
Stories of Jesuswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
C C CONVERSE (1832-1918)
Conversewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
JOHANNES CRÜGER (1598-1662)
Herzliebster Jesuwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
JOHN DARWALL (1731-1789)
Darwall's 148thwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR HENRY WALFORD DAVIES (1869-1941)
Christmas Carolwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
God be in my headwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
JOHN BACCHUS DYKES (1823-1876)
Gerontiuswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Horburywith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Nicaeawith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Strength and staywith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
JAMES WILLIAM ELLIOTT (1833-1915)
Day of restwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR GEORGE JOB ELVEY (1816-1893)
Diadematawith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
DAVID EVANS (1874-1948)
Lucerna Laudoniaewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
ALEXANDER EWING (1830-1895)
Ewingwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
BERNADETTE FARRELL (b1957)
O God, you search me and you know mewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor), Laurence Whitehead (baritone)
BARRY FERGUSON (b1942)
Cypress Courtwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
WILLIAM HAROLD FERGUSON (1874-1950)
Cuddesdonwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Wolvercotewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
KENNETH G FINLAY (1882-1974)
Glenfinlaswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor), Emilia Hughes (soprano), Naomi Marshall (soprano), Rosemary Henderson (soprano)
WILLIAM GARDINER (1770-1853)
Fuldawith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
HENRY JOHN GAUNTLETT (1805-1876)
St Fulbertwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR JOHN GOSS (1800-1880)
Praise, my soulwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
WALTER GREATOREX (1877-1949)
Woodlandswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL (1685-1759)
Maccabaeuswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR WILLIAM HARRIS (1883-1973)
Albertawith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
BASIL HARWOOD (1859-1949)
Thornburywith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
WILLIAM HENRY HAVERGAL (1793-1870)
Franconiawith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
L G HAYNE (1836-1883)
Bucklandwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
MARTIN HERBST (1654-1681)
Aus der Tiefewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
GUSTAV HOLST (1874-1934)
Thaxtedwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
EDWARD JOHN HOPKINS (1818-1901)
Ellerswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
WILLIAM HORSLEY (1774-1858)
Horsleywith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
HERBERT HOWELLS (1892-1983)
A Hymn for St Ceciliawith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
A Sequence for St Michaelwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Collegium Regale 'King's College Cambridge Service'with Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
I love all beauteous thingswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Michaelwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
New College Servicewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Salisburywith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
St George's Windsor Servicewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
JOHN HUGHES (1873-1932)
Cwm Rhonddawith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
JOHN IRELAND (1879-1962)
Love Unknownwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
GRAYSTON IVES (b1948)
Guildford Cathedralwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
FRANCIS JACKSON (b1917)
East Acklamwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
THOMAS JACKSON (1715-1781)
Jacksonwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
WILLIAM JAMES KIRKPATRICK (1838-1921)
Away in a mangerwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
JUSTIN HEINRICH KNECHT (1752-1817)
Viennawith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
CHARLES LOCKHART (1745-1815)
Carlislewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
ARCHBISHOP WILLIAM DALRYMPLE MACLAGAN (1826-1910)
Palms of glorywith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR GEORGE CLEMENT MARTIN (1844-1916)
St Helenwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
EDWARD MILLER (1735-1807)
Rockinghamwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
EDWIN GEORGE MONK (1819-1900)
Angel Voiceswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
WILLIAM HENRY MONK (1823-1889)
All things bright and beautifulwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Evelynswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Eventidewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
KEN NAYLOR (1931-1991)
Coe Fenwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR SYDNEY HUGO NICHOLSON (1875-1947)
Bow Brickhillwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR HERBERT STANLEY OAKELEY (1830-1903)
Abendswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR HUBERT PARRY (1848-1918)
Laudate Dominumwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Reptonwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
PETER PHILIPS (1560/1-1628)
Veni Sancte Spiritus
THOMAS PHILLIPS (1735-1807)
Lydiawith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
HENRY PURCELL (1659-1695)
Westminster Abbeywith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
CHARLES HENRY PURDAY (1799-1885)
Sandonwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
WILLIAM PENFRO ROWLANDS (1860-1937)
Blaenwernwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
WILLIAM MARION RUNYAN (1870-1957)
Faithfulnesswith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
CLEMENT COTTERILL SCHOLEFIELD (1839-1904)
St Clementwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
JOHANN ABRAHAM PETER SCHULZ (1747-1800)
Wir pflügenwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
DANIEL L SCHUTTE (b1947)
I, the Lord of sea and sky 'Here I am Lord'with Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
MARTIN SHAW (1875-1958)
Little Cornardwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Westridgewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
GORDON SLATER (1896-1979)
St Botolphwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
HENRY THOMAS SMART (1813-1879)
Evertonwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR JOHN STAINER (1840-1901)
In Memoriamwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Sebastewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
St Paul'swith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR CHARLES VILLIERS STANFORD (1852-1924)
Engelbergwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SIR ARTHUR SULLIVAN (1842-1900)
Lux Eoiwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
St Gertrudewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
CYRIL TAYLOR (1907-1991)
Abbot's Leighwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
RICHARD RUNCIMAN TERRY (1865-1938)
Highwoodwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
MELCHIOR TESCHNER (1584-1635)
St Theodulphwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
JOSEPH FRANCIS THRUPP (1827-1867)
Epiphanywith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
NOËL TREDINNICK (b1949)
Old Yeaveringwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS (1872-1958)
Down Ampneywith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Sine nominewith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
SAMUEL SEBASTIAN WESLEY (1810-1876)
Aureliawith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Harewoodwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
Herefordwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
DEREK WILLIAMS (b1945)
San Roccowith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)
ROBERT WILLIAMS (1782-1818)
Llanfairwith Wells Cathedral Choir, Malcolm Archer (conductor)

Alphabetical listing of all musical works

A Hymn for St Cecilia (Howells)
A Sequence for St Michael (Howells)
Abbot's Leigh (Taylor)
Abends (Oakeley)
Abide with me  
Ah, holy Jesu, how hast thou offended  
Alberta (Harris)
All glory, laud and honour  
All my hope on God is founded  
All things bright and beautiful (Monk)
All things which live below the sky  
Alleluia! Alleluia! Hearts to heav'n and voices raise  
Angel Voices (Monk)
Angel-voices ever singing  
At the name of Jesus  
Aurelia (Wesley)
Aus der Tiefe (Herbst)
Away in a manger (Kirkpatrick/Archer)
Benedictus  
Blaenwern (Rowlands/Frogatt)
Blest are the pure in heart  
Bow Brickhill (Nicholson)
Breathe on me, breath of God  
Brightest and best are the sons of the morning  
Brother James' Air (Bain/Archer)
Buckland (Hayne)
Bunessan (Anon)
Carlisle (Lockhart)
Children of the heavenly king  
Christ is made the sure foundation  
Christ is our cornerstone  
Christ triumphant, ever reigning  
Christmas Carol (Davies)
Coe Fen (Naylor)
Collegium Regale 'King's College Cambridge Service' (Howells)
Come down, O love divine  
Come, Holy Ghost, our souls inspire  
Come, ye faithful, raise the strain  
Converse (Converse)
Corvedale (Bevan)
Crown him with many crowns  
Cuddesdon (Ferguson)
Cwm Rhondda (Hughes)
Cypress Court (Ferguson)
Daisies are our silver  
Darwall's 148th (Darwall/Gray)
Day of rest (Elliott)
Dear Lord and Father of mankind  
Diademata (Elvey)
Divinum Mysterium (Anon)
Down Ampney (Vaughan Williams)
Drop, drop, slow tears  
East Acklam (Jackson)
Ellers (Hopkins)
Engelberg (Stanford)
Epiphany (Thrupp)
Eudoxia (Baring-Gould)
Evelyns (Monk)
Eventide (Monk/Archer)
Everton (Smart)
Ewing (Ewing/Monk)
Faithfulness (Runyan)
Father, hear the prayer we offer  
Firmly I believe and truly  
For all the Saints who from their labours rest  
For all the Saints who from their labours rest  
For the beauty of the earth  
For the fruits of his creation  
Forty days and forty nights  
Four Anthems (Howells)
Franconia (Havergal)
From out of a wood did a cuckoo fly  
From the eastern mountains  
Fulda (Gardiner)
Gentle Jesus, meek and mild  
Gerontius (Dykes/Archer)
Give me the wings of faith to rise  
Glenfinlas (Finlay)
Glorious things of thee are spoken  
God be in my head (Davies)
God my Father, loving me  
Gracious Spirit, Holy Ghost  
Gracious Spirit, Holy Ghost  
Great is thy faithfulness  
Guide me, O thou great redeemer  
Guildford Cathedral (Ives)
Guiting Power (Barnard)
Hail the day that sees him rise  
Hail, gladdening Light  
Harewood (Wesley)
Hark what a sound, and too divine for hearing  
He who would valiant be  
Hereford (Wesley)
Herongate 'In Jesse's City' (Anon/Vaughan Williams)
Herzliebster Jesu (Crüger)
Highwood (Terry)
Hills of the north, rejoice  
Holy Spirit, ever dwelling  
Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty!  
Horbury (Dykes)
Horsley (Horsley)
How shall I sing that majesty  
I bind unto myself today  
I love all beauteous things (Howells)
I vow to thee, my country  
I, the Lord of sea and sky 'Here I am Lord' (Schutte)
In Memoriam (Stainer)
Innocents (Anon)
It is a thing most wonderful  
Jackson (Jackson)
Jerusalem the Golden  
Jesu, the very thought of thee  
Jesus good above all other  
Jesus, friend of little children  
Jesus, tender Shepherd, hear me  
Jubilate  
King of Glory, King of Peace  
Lake MacDonald (Archer)
Laudate Dominum (Parry)
Laudes Domini (Barnby)
Lead, kindly light  
Lead, kindly Light, amid the encircling gloom  
Like a mighty river flowing  
Like as the hart desireth the waterbrooks  
Little Cornard (Shaw)
Little Jesus, sweetly sleep  
Living Lord (Appleford)
Llanfair (Williams)
Lord Jesus Christ  
Lord Jesus, think on me  
Lord of all hopefulness  
Lord of the Dance (Anon/Carter)
Lord of the Years (Baughen)
Lord, enthroned in heavenly splendour  
Lord, for the years your love has kept and guided  
Lord, her watch thy church is keeping  
Love divine, all loves excelling  
Love Unknown (Ireland)
Loving Shepherd of thy sheep  
Lübeck (Anon)
Lucerna Laudoniae (Evans/Arthur)
Lux Eoi (Sullivan)
Lydia (Phillips)
Maccabaeus (Handel)
Magnificat  
Magnificat  
Michael (Howells)
Michael, Archangel, of the King of Kings  
Monks Gate (Anon/Vaughan Williams)
Morning has broken  
My song is love unknown  
Nearer, my God, to thee  
New College Service (Howells)
Nicaea (Dykes)
Now the day is over  
Nunc dimittis  
Nunc dimittis  
O for a thousand tongues to sing  
O God, you search me and you know me (Farrell)
O Jesus, I have promised  
O Jesus, I have promised  
O little town of Bethlehem  
O perfect love (Barnby)
O praise ye the Lord!  
O pray for the peace of Jerusalem  
O strength and stay upholding all creation  
O thou who camest from above  
Of the Father's heart begotten  
Old Yeavering (Tredinnick)
On Jordan's bank the Baptist's cry  
Onward, Christian soldiers  
Palms of glory (Maclagan)
Palms of glory, raiment bright  
Praise the Lord of heaven  
Praise to the holiest in the height  
Praise, my soul (Goss)
Praise, my soul, the King of heaven  
Quem pastores laudavere (Anon)
Redland (Archer)
Repton (Parry)
Rocking (Anon/Willcocks)
Rockingham (Miller)
Salisbury (Howells)
San Rocco (Williams)
Sandon (Purday)
Saviour, again to thy dear name we raise  
Sebaste (Stainer)
Shipston (Anon)
Shipston (Anon/Vaughan Williams)
Sine nomine (Vaughan Williams)
Sing for the morning's joy, Cecilia, sing  
Slane (Anon/Routley)
Song 46 (Gibbons)
St Botolph (Slater)
St Clement (Scholefield/Archer)
St Fulbert (Gauntlett)
St George's Windsor Service (Howells)
St Gertrude (Sullivan)
St Helen (Martin)
St John Damascene (Brown)
St Patrick's Breastplate (Anon/Stanford)
St Paul's (Stainer)
St Theodulph (Teschner)
Stories of Jesus (Challinor)
Stowey (Anon)
Strength and stay (Dykes)
Sun of my soul, thou Saviour dear  
Te Deum  
Te Deum  
Tell me the stories of Jesus  
Tell out, my soul  
Thaxted (Holst)
The Birds (Anon)
The Church's one foundation  
The day thou gavest, Lord, is ended  
The Lord's my shepherd  
There is a green hill far away  
There's a Friend for little children  
There's a wideness in God's mercy  
Thine be the glory  
Thornbury (Harwood)
Thy hand, O God, has guided  
Veni Creator (Anon)
Veni Sancte Spiritus (Anon/Philips)
Veni Sancte Spiritus (Philips)
Vicars' Close (Archer)
Vienna (Knecht)
We have a gospel to proclaim  
We plough the fields and scatter  
We sing the praise of him who died  
Westminster Abbey (Purcell)
Westridge (Shaw)
What a friend we have in Jesus  
When a knight won his spurs  
When I survey the wondrous Cross  
When morning gilds the skies  
Winchester New (Anon/Archer)
Wir pflügen (Schulz)
Wolvercote (Ferguson)
Woodlands (Greatorex)
Ye choirs of New Jerusalem  
Ye holy angels bright