Regent Records

A Year at Manchester


In the seventh installation of Regent’s “A Year at…” collection, the Choir of Manchester Cathedral presents a varied program from the 15th century to modern composers, including premiere recordings of works by Stokes, the Cathedral’s Director of Music; Makinson, the Cathedral’s Assistant Organist; and Manning, a local Manchester area composer. 

Track Listing:

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
I waited for the Lord
Jeffrey Makinson (b. 1970)
The Spirit of the Lord 

English trad, arr Simon Preston (b. 1938)
I saw three ships

William Crotch (1775-1847)
Lo! Star-led chiefs 

Christopher Stokes (b. 1952)
Breathe on me, breath of God
John Joubert (b. 1927) 
O Lorde, the maker of al thing 
Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)
In ieiunio et fletu (men’s voices) 

Good Friday 
John IV of Portugal (1604-1656)
Crux fidelis 

William Byrd (1539/40-1623) 
Haec dies 

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
O clap your hands 

Corpus Christi 
Judith Bingham (b. 1952) 
Corpus Christi Carol 

Sasha Johnson Manning (b. 1963)
Salve Regina 
St Luke 
William H. Harris (1883-1973)
Strengthen ye the weak hands 

All Saints 
Robert Ashfield (1911-2006)
The fair chivalry 

Christopher Stokes 
How awesome is this place 
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen*
(How lovely are they dwellings fair from Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45)

Christ the King 
William Mathias (1934-1992)
Festival Te Deum, op. 28 

Total Playing Time: 65:26 

2014, Regent Records

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