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The Preces

First line:
O Lord, open thou our lips
composer
editor
author of text
Book of Common Prayer

 
The Preces by William Smith are perhaps the most popular and immediately attractive of all Tudor settings.

from notes by James O'Donnell © 2006

Les Preces de William Smith sont peut-être la mise en musique de l’époque Tudor la plus populaire, la plus immédiatement séduisante.

extrait des notes rédigées par James O'Donnell © 2006
Français: Hypérion

Die Preces von William Smith sind womöglich die populärste und unmittelbar ansprechendste Vertonung aus der Tudorzeit.

aus dem Begleittext von James O'Donnell © 2006
Deutsch: Renate Wendel

Recordings

The Feast of St Edward at Westminster Abbey
CDA67586

Details

Track 2 on CDA67586 [1'01]

Track-specific metadata for CDA67586 track 2

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-06-58602
Duration
1'01
Recording date
15 February 2006
Recording venue
Westminster Abbey, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Jeremy Summerly
Recording engineer
Simon Eadon
Hyperion usage
  1. The Feast of St Edward at Westminster Abbey (CDA67586)
    Disc 1 Track 2
    Release date: September 2006
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