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Hill, David (organ)

David Hill (organ)

see also David Hill (conductor)

Widely recognised as one of the leading choral directors in the UK, David Hill has held the posts of Director of the Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge, Musical Director of The Bach Choir, Chief Conductor of the Southern Sinfonia, Director of Florilegium Choir and Orchestra and Music Director of the Leeds Philharmonic Society.

Born in Carlisle and educated at Chetham’s School of Music he was made a Fellow of the Royal College of Organists at the age of 17. David Hill's early posts included Master of the Music at Winchester Cathedral (1987-2002), Music Director of The Waynflete Singers (1987-2002) Master of the Music at Westminster Cathedral, Musical Director of the Alexandra Choir (1980-87), Associate Conductor and then Artistic Director of the Philharmonia Chorus (1986-1997). He was awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Southampton for Services to Music.

He has a broad-ranging discography of over 50 recordings covering repertoire from Thomas Tallis to John Tavener and including the Fauré Requiem and Elgar's Dream of Gerontius. His recording of Victoria's O Quam Gloriosum won a Gramophone Award and he received a Grammy as Chorus Master for Walton's Belshazzar’s Feast on Decca.

David Hill has long-standing relationships with The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers with whom he has conducted a wide range of repertoire. He has also appeared with The Sydney Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic, Zagreb Philharmonic, Ulster Orchestra, City of London Sinfonia, English Chamber Orchestra, Northern Sinfonia, The BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Sinfonia 21, the Netherlands Radio Choir and RIAS Kammerchor, Berlin. He made his BBC Proms debut with the world premiere of Sir John Tavener's Song of the Cosmos with The Bach Choir and the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra in 2001.

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Albums
'Stanford: Sacred Choral Music' (CDS44311/3)
Stanford: Sacred Choral Music
MP3 £15.00FLAC £15.00ALAC £15.00Buy by post £16.50 CDS44311/3  3CDs Boxed set (at a special price)  
'Vierne: Symphony No 2 & Les Angélus' (CDH55044)
Vierne: Symphony No 2 & Les Angélus
MP3 £3.75FLAC £3.75ALAC £3.75Buy by post £5.50 CDH55044  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)   Download currently discounted
'Widor: Symphony No 5' (CDH55144)
Widor: Symphony No 5
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £5.50 CDH55144  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
Complete works available for download
SIR CHARLES VILLIERS STANFORD  (1852-1924)
Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 with Winchester Cathedral Choir, David Hill (conductor)
LOUIS VIERNE  (1870-1937)
Les angélus, Op 57 with Gordon Jones (baritone)
Symphony No 2 in E minor, Op 20
CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR  (1844-1937)
Symphony No 5 in F minor, Op 42 No 1
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
A Song of Battle  No 5a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
A Song of Freedom  No 1a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
A Song of Hope  No 3a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
A Song of Peace  No 4a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
A Song of Trust  No 2a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
A Song of Wisdom  No 6a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
I came forth from the mouth of the Most High  First line to A Song of Wisdom, No 6a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills  First line to A Song of Trust, No 2a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
If the Lord himself had not been on our side  First line to A Song of Battle, No 5a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
Les angélus, Op 57 (Vierne)
Marche pontificale  Movement 5 of Symphony No 1, Op 13 No 1 (Widor)
O for a closer walk with God  No 6b of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
Out of the deep have I called unto thee  First line to A Song of Hope, No 3a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
Pray that Jerusalem  No 4b of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
Symphony No 1, Op 13 No 1 (Widor)
Symphony No 2 in E minor, Op 20 (Vierne)
Symphony No 5 in F minor, Op 42 No 1 (Widor)
There shall come forth a rod out of the stem of Jesse  First line to A Song of Peace, No 4a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
Toccata: Allegro  Movement 5 of Symphony No 5 in F minor, Op 42 No 1 (Widor)
Trois Nouvelles pièces, Op 87 (Widor)
When the Lord turned again the captivity of Sion  First line to A Song of Freedom, No 1a of Bible Songs and Six Hymns, Op 113 (Stanford)
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