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Hyperion Records

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Track(s) taken from CDA66825
Recording details: October 1995
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Martin Compton
Engineered by Antony Howell
Release date: November 1995
Total duration: 16 minutes 7 seconds

'Their commitment to what they are singing rings out with every note. A Boy was Born is imbued with more ravishing feeling than I would have thought possible' (Organists' Review)

'Remarquable! Les Holst Singers se révèlent être de remarquables interprètes de leur cher répertoire national. Cette anthologie atteste du niveau vocal et musical de ce choeur (et donc de leur chef Stephen Layton)' (Diapason, France)

'Interpretaciones tan refrescantes como escrupulosas' (CD Compact, Spain)

A boy was born, Op 3
First line:
Mine own dear mother, sing lullay!
composer
1932

Other recordings available for download
Corydon Singers, Westminster Cathedral Choristers, Matthew Best (conductor)

Other albums featuring this work
'Britten: A Boy was Born & other choral works' (CDH55307)
Britten: A Boy was Born & other choral works
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £5.50 CDH55307  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
'Incarnation' (SIGCD346)
Incarnation
MP3 £7.99FLAC £7.99ALAC £7.99 SIGCD346  Download only  

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