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A Wedding Anthem 'Amo ergo sum', Op 46

'For Marion and George, 29 September 1949'; written for the wedding of Lord Harewood (George Lascelles) to Marion Stein, daughter of Erwin Stein (1885-1958), Austrian musician and writer, and (from 1938) editor at Boosey & Hawkes.
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A copy of the score was one of the objects placed in a time-capsule laid beneath the foundation stone of the Royal Festival Hall on 13 October 1949.



Britten: A Boy was Born & other choral works
CDH55307Archive Service


Track 9 on CDH55307 [10'04] Archive Service

Track-specific metadata for CDH55307 track 9

Recording date
4 February 1984
Recording venue
St Alban's Church, Holborn, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Antony Howell
Hyperion usage
  1. Britten: A Boy was Born (CDA66126)
    Disc 1 Track 9
    Release date: April 1986
    Deletion date: September 2006
    Superseded by CDH55307
  2. Britten: A Boy was Born & other choral works (CDH55307)
    Disc 1 Track 9
    Release date: October 2007
    Deletion date: September 2021
    Archive Service
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