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A Litany '1st version'

composer
Easter 1916
author of text

 
Church music, although never central in Walton’s output, formed a small but valuable part of his life’s work. A Litany was in fact his first published composition, written at Oxford when the composer was only 16, and far more than a precocious trifle. Its craftsmanship is assured, its harmonic language already distinctively Waltonian, its sense of melancholy prophetic of the opening chorus of Belshazzar’s Feast, written more than ten years later.

from notes by Collegium Records 1997

Recordings

Walton: Coronation Te Deum & other choral works
CDA67330

Details

Track 3 on CDA67330 [3'03]

Track-specific metadata for CDA67330 track 3

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-02-33003
Duration
3'03
Recording date
6 January 2002
Recording venue
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Julian Millard
Hyperion usage
  1. Walton: Coronation Te Deum & other choral works (CDA67330)
    Disc 1 Track 3
    Release date: June 2002
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