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Hymne

First line:
À la très chère, à la très belle
composer
author of text

 
Dedicated to my brother-in-law and his bride on their wedding day, I chose a French text to reflect the bride’s dual nationality and this in turn suggested a lyrical, French style for composition. The choir on the wedding day was made up of many friends and relatives who dealt with the technical demands of the piece on a single rehearsal with great panache.

from notes by Roderick Williams © 2017

Recordings

Williams (R): Sacred choral works
Studio Master: SIGCD517Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Details

Track 7 on SIGCD517 [3'39] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD517 track 7

Artists
ISRC
GB-LLH-17-51707
Duration
3'39
Recording date
24 April 2017
Recording venue
The Chapel of St Peter and St Paul, Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Adrian Peacock
Recording engineer
Mike Hatch
Hyperion usage
  1. Williams (R): Sacred choral works (SIGCD517)
    Disc 1 Track 7
    Release date: December 2017
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