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Lord, for thy tender mercy's sake

composer
author of text
Christian Prayers and Holy Meditations, 1568

 
There is some doubt whether this favourite little piece was written by Farrant or by another minor Elizabethan composer, John Hilton (d1608). Like Farrant, Hilton was a cathedral musician who had an interest in the theatre, producing ‘boy plays’ enacted by young choristers.

from notes by Collegium Records © 1988

Recordings

Faire is the Heaven
COLCD107Download only

Details

Track 8 on COLCD107 [1'53] Download only

Track-specific metadata for COLCD107 track 8

Artists
ISRC
GB-AKR-88-10708
Duration
1'53
Recording date
1 October 1982
Recording venue
Ely Cathedral, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Jillian White
Recording engineer
Peter Sidhom & Neil Murray
Hyperion usage
  1. Faire is the Heaven (COLCD107)
    Disc 1 Track 8
    Release date: September 1988
    Download only
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