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Yorkshire 'Stockport'

First line:
Christians, awake, salute the happy morn
circa 1676; A Hymn for Christmas Day; from A Collection of Psalm Tunes, Anthems, Hymns and Chants, London; circa 1775; The Complete Organists Pocket Companion
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Handel: Messiah
Studio Master: SIGCD246Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Hymns from King's
Studio Master: KGS0014Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
The Carols Album
Studio Master: SIGCD108Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available


Track 15 on CDA67443 [4'41]
Track 12 on KGS0014 [3'12] Download only
Track 26 on SIGCD108 [2'39] Download only
Track 1 on SIGCD246 CD1 [2'03] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD246 disc 1 track 1

Recording date
22 December 2010
Recording venue
Huddersfield Town Hall, United Kingdom
Recording producer
John H West
Recording engineer
Mike Hatch & Craig Jenkins
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  1. Handel: Messiah (SIGCD246)
    Disc 1 Track 1
    Release date: March 2011
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