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One of the best-loved hymns, in English and Welsh, it was sung at the funeral of HM Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother on 9 April 2002, and at that of Diana, Princess of Wales, on 6 September 1997. The verse 3 arrangement for double choir was specially made for the wedding of Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on 29 April 2011.
from notes by The Revd Dr James Hawkey © 2014
|Rejoice, the Lord is king!|
Westminster Abbey rings with the voices of the choir and organ lifted in the great hymns which are a vital part of our national character and history. The recording brings the experience of Abbey occasions—from royal weddings to state funerals—int ...» More
|The English Hymn, Vol. 5 - Lead, kindly Light|
‘The Wells Cathedral Choir again shows its stuff—and it's glorious … because of this choir's sturdy, full-bodied singing, both exuberant and reve ...» More
|The Hymns Album, Vol. 2|
A new collection of hymns from the internationally renowned Huddersfield Choral Society, including modern 'classics' and ranging back through the Vaughan Williams revival to tunes having their origins in the German Baroque.» More
|Hyperion sampler - September 2021|