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commissioned by Andrew Cleary for Portsmouth Grammar School and first performed 11 December 2010
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Vespers Antiphon on Christmas Day

Speaking to a number of cathedral and school choir directors, I found that there was a perceived paucity of Christmas repertoire that was jolly, fast and uplifting. This jazzy 5/8 number has already been performed and recorded by a number of choirs, including the BBC Singers, who commissioned a special version with brass and percussion (available on request from Faber Music).

from notes by Alexander L'Estrange © 2016


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


Track 14 on SIGCD454 [3'18] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD454 track 14

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 14
    Release date: April 2016
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