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New Year

First line:
Turn your eyes to the light
composer
2006
author of text

 
This, one of the few carols celebrating the coming of the New Year, was written in 2006 at the request of the organist and choir of Sandringham Church, who wished to offer a seasonal tribute to HM The Queen in her 80th birthday year. It was first performed in Sandringham Church, in the presence of the Queen and members of the royal family, on New Year’s Eve 2006. The version with orchestra followed in 2007.

from notes by Collegium Records © 2008

Recordings

Rutter: A Christmas Festival
COLCD133Download only

Details

Track 17 on COLCD133 [4'17] Download only

Track-specific metadata for COLCD133 track 17

Artists
ISRC
GB-AKR-08-13317
Duration
4'17
Recording date
1 April 2008
Recording venue
Cadogan Hall, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Simon Eadon
Recording engineer
Will Brown & Andrew Mellor
Hyperion usage
  1. Rutter: A Christmas Festival (COLCD133)
    Disc 1 Track 17
    Release date: October 2008
    Download only
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