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God be in my head

composer
commissioned by Tom and Katie Bullard for their wedding day, 7 April 2006
author of text
Book of Hours, 1514, in English in the Sarum Primer of 1558

 
The simple melodic formula here rises by a scale-degree every line, leading to a darker, richer final statement and a Howells-inspired cadence with a double suspension in the upper voices.

from notes by Alexander L'Estrange © 2016

Recordings

L'Estrange: On eagles' wings & other sacred music
Studio Master: SIGCD454Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Details

Track 10 on SIGCD454 [1'59] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD454 track 10

Artists
ISRC
GB-LLH-16-45410
Duration
1'59
Recording date
17 April 2015
Recording venue
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Nicholas Parker
Recording engineer
Andrew Mellor
Hyperion usage
  1. L'Estrange: On eagles' wings & other sacred music (SIGCD454)
    Disc 1 Track 10
    Release date: April 2016
    Download only
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