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Track(s) taken from CDA67443

Light of those whose dreary dwelling 'Christmas Hymn'

composer
February 1767; Thomas Butts' Harmonia Sacra, London
author of text
1746

Timothy Kenworthy-Brown (countertenor), Patrick McCarthy (tenor), Julian Perkins (bass), Luke Green (organ), Peter Holman (conductor)
Recording details: July 2003
St Mary the Virgin, Stoke-by-Nayland, Suffolk, United Kingdom
Produced by Martin Compton
Engineered by Tony Faulkner
Release date: October 2003
Total duration: 2 minutes 40 seconds
 
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Reviews

'Rasping, rousing and riveting…the freshness and immediacy of the music and musicians are irresistible' (International Record Review)

'It is beautifully played and superbly recorded. A CD to gladden the heart with none of the usual clichés.' (Classic FM Magazine)

'Christmas cheer in abundance.' (The Evening Standard)
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