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A boy was born, Op 3

First line:
Mine own dear mother, sing lullay!
composer
1932

 

Recordings

Britten: A Boy was Born & other choral works
CDH55307
Britten: Christ's Nativity & other choral works
CDA66825Archive Service
Incarnation
Studio Master: SIGCD346Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Christmas through the ages
NOEL1

Details

Theme: A boy was born
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Track 1 on CDA66825 [2'30] Archive Service
Track 11 on CDH55307 [2'11]
Track 11 on SIGCD346 [2'15] Download only
Variation 1: Lullay, Jesu  Mine own dear mother, sing lullay!
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Track 2 on CDA66825 [5'02] Archive Service
Track 12 on CDH55307 [4'28]
Track 12 on SIGCD346 [3'43] Download only
Variation 2: Herod
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Track 3 on CDA66825 [2'29] Archive Service
Track 13 on CDH55307 [2'24]
Track 13 on SIGCD346 [2'03] Download only
Variation 3: Jesu, as thou art our saviour
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Track 4 on CDA66825 [2'59] Archive Service
Track 14 on CDH55307 [2'44]
Track 14 on SIGCD346 [3'08] Download only
Variation 4: The three kings
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Track 5 on CDA66825 [3'07] Archive Service
Track 15 on CDH55307 [3'23]
Track 15 on SIGCD346 [3'42] Download only
Variation 5: In the bleak mid-winter / Lully, Lulley, lully, lulley
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'In the bleak mid-winter...'
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'Lully, Lulley, lully, lulley...'

Track 6 on CDA66825 [5'59] Archive Service
Track 16 on CDH55307 [4'58]
Track 9 on NOEL1 [4'58]
Track 16 on SIGCD346 [5'19] Download only
Variation 6. Finale: Noël
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'Get ivy and hull, women, deck up thine house...'
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'Noel'
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'Glory to God on high...'

Track 7 on CDA66825 [9'38] Archive Service
Track 17 on CDH55307 [9'06]
Track 17 on SIGCD346 [9'00] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD346 track 15

Variation 4: The three kings
Artists
ISRC
GB-LLH-13-34615
Duration
3'42
Recording date
19 December 2012
Recording venue
Douai Abbey, Upper Woolhampton, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Adrian Peacock
Recording engineer
Neil Hutchinson
Hyperion usage
  1. Incarnation (SIGCD346)
    Disc 1 Track 15
    Release date: October 2013
    Download only
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