The Piper Window, Coventry Cathedral.
Track(s) taken from CDH55307
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Recording details: February 1984
St Alban's Church, Holborn, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Mark Brown
Engineered by Antony Howell
Release date: April 1986
Total duration: 10 minutes 4 seconds
A Wedding Anthem 'Amo ergo sum', Op 46
Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
'For Marion and George, 29 September 1949'; written for the wedding of Lord Harewood (George Lascelles) to Marion Stein, daughter of Erwin Stein (1885-1958), Austrian musician and writer, and (from 1938) editor at Boosey & Hawkes.
author of text
Ronald Duncan (1914-1982)
A copy of the score was one of the objects placed in a time-capsule laid beneath the foundation stone of the Royal Festival Hall on 13 October 1949.
Janet Coxwell (soprano)
Philip Salmon (tenor)
Thomas Trotter (organ)
Matthew Best (conductor)
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