COLLECTOR'S EDITION

Elgar: Choral Works

6 Compact Disc
2 Oct 2006

Barcode: 0094636793122

Composer: Edward Elgar
Other participants: Janet Baker * Helen Watts * Sheila Armstrong * Margaret Price * Felicity Lott * Yvonne Minton * Nicolai Gedda * Robert Lloyd * Robert Tear * London Philharmonic Choir * Choir of King's College, Cambridge * NPO * LPO * Sir Adrian Boult

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 (Moderato e nobilmente): The Music Makers, Op.69 (1986 - Remaster)  - London Philharmonic Choir/Frederic Jackson/London 
02 We are the music makers: The Music Makers, Op.69 (1986 - Remaster)  - London Philharmonic Choir/Frederic Jackson/London 
03 With wonderful deathless ditties: The Music Makers, Op.69 (1986 - Remaster)  - London Philharmonic Choir/Frederic Jackson/London 
04 We, in the ages lying: The Music Makers, Op.69 (1986 - Remaster)  - London Philharmonic Choir/Frederic Jackson/London 
05 A breath of our inspiration: The Music Makers, Op.69 (1986 - Remaster)  - London Philharmonic Choir/Frederic Jackson/London 
06 They had no vision amazing: The Music Makers, Op.69 (1986 - Remaster)  - Dame Janet Baker/London Philharmonic Choir/Frederi 
07 And therefore to-day is thrilling: The Music Makers, Op.69 (1986 - Remaster)  - Dame Janet Baker/London Philharmonic Choir/Frederi 
08 But we, with our dreaming and singing: The Music Makers, Op.69 (1986 - Remaster)  - London Philharmonic Choir/Frederic Jackson/London 
09 For we are afar with the dawning: The Music Makers, Op.69 (1986 - Remaster)  - London Philharmonic Choir/Frederic Jackson/London 
10 Great hail! we cry to the comers: The Music Makers, Op.69 (1986 - Remaster)  - Dame Janet Baker/London Philharmonic Choir/Frederi 
11 Prelude: The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 1  - Sir Adrian Boult 
12 Jesu Maria, I am near to death (Gerontius): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 1  - Sir Adrian Boult 
13 Kyrie eleison (Chorus): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 1  - Sir Adrian Boult 
14 Rouse thee, my fainting soul (Gerontius): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 1  - Sir Adrian Boult 
15 Be merciful, be gracious (Chorus): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 1  - Sir Adrian Boult 
16 Sanctus fortis, Santus Deus (Gerontius): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 1  - Sir Adrian Boult 
17 I can no more; for now it comes again (Gerontius): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 1  - Sir Adrian Boult 
18 Rescue him, O Lord (Chorus): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 1  - Sir Adrian Boult 
19 Novissima hora est (Gerontius): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 1  - Sir Adrian Boult 
20 Proficiscere, anima Christiana (Priest): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 1  - Sir Adrian Boult 
21 Go in the name of Angels (Chorus): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 1  - Sir Adrian Boult 
Disc 2 
01 I went to sleep (soul of Gerontius): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
02 My work is done (Angel): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
03 All hail! My child (Soul, Angel): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
04 Low-born clods of brute earth (Chorus): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
05 It is the restless panting of their being (Angel): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
06 The mind bold and independent (Chorus): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
07 I see not those false spirits (Soul, Angel): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
08 Praise to the Holiest (Chorus): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
09 The sound is like the rushing of the wind (Soul): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
10 Glory to Him (Chorus): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
11 They sing of thy approaching agony (Angel, Soul): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
12 But hark! a grand mysterious harmony (Soul): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
13 And now the threshold (Angel): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
14 Praise to the Holiest (Chorus): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
15 Thy judgement now is near (Angel, Soul): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
16 Jesu! by that shuddering dread (Angel): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
17 Be merciful, be gracious (Chorus): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
18 Praise to his name! (Angel): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
19 Take me away (Soul): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
20 Lord, Thou hast been our refuge (Chorus): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
21 Softly and gently (Angel): The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (1986 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sir Adrian Boult 
Disc 3 
01 Prologue: The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster)  - Downe House School Choir/London Philharmonic Choir 
02 The Calling of the Apostles: And it came to pass in those days (tenor): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 1,  - Robert Tear/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adri 
03 The Dawn: The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 1, In the Mountain - Night  - Downe House School Choir/London Philharmonic Choir 
04 Morning Psalm: The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 1, In the Mountain - Night  - Downe House School Choir/London Philharmonic Choir 
05 The Lord hath chosen them (chorus): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 1, In the Mountain - Night  - Downe House School Choir/London Philharmonic Choir 
06 II: By the Wayside: The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 1  - London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult 
07 By the Sea of Galilee: And straightway Jesus constrained his disciples (tenor): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster),  - Robert Tear/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adri 
08 By the Sea of Galilee: In the Tower of Magdala: The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 1, III  - Helen Watts/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adri 
09 This shall ye have of mine hand (Mary Magdalene): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 1, Fantasy  - Helen Watts/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adri 
10 When Jesus came into the parts of Caesarea Philippi (tenor): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 1, In Caesarea  - Robert Tear/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adri 
11 And I will give unto thee (Jesus): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 1, In Caesarea Philippi  - John Carol Case/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir 
12 Turn you to the stronghold (chorus): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 1, In Capernaum  - Downe House School Choir/London Philharmonic Choir 
Disc 4 
01 Introduction: The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 2  - Sheila Armstrong/Helen Watts/Robert Tear/Benjamin 
02 The Betrayal: And now it came to pass (tenor): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 2, IV  - Robert Tear/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adri 
03 The Betrayal: Then gathered the Chief Priests and Pharisees (chorus): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 2, IV  - Downe House School Choir/London Philharmonic Choir 
04 The Betrayal: Hail, Master! (Judas): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 2, IV  - Clifford Grant/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir A 
05 Then Judas, which had betrayed him (contralto): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 2, In the Palace of the Hig  - Helen Watts/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adri 
06 Without the temple: The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 2, The Temple  - Sheila Armstrong/Helen Watts/Robert Tear/Benjamin 
07 V: Golgotha: The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 2  - Downe House School Choir/London Philharmonic Choir 
08 VI: At the Sepulchre: The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 2  - Helen Watts/Downe House School Choir/London Philha 
09 The Ascension: We trusted that it had been He (The Apostles): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 2, VII  - Robert Tear/Benjamin Luxon/Downe House School Choi 
10 The Ascension: Give us one heart (The Apostles): The Apostles, Op.49 (1988 - Remaster), Part 2, VII  - Robert Tear/Benjamin Luxon/Downe House School Choi 
11 General Introduction: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian Boult (2006 - Remaster)  - Sir Adrian Boult 
12 Introduction to The Apostles and The Kingdom: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian  - Sir Adrian Boult 
13 Motto Themes used for The Principal Characters: Jesus Christ/ Christ, the Man of Sorrows: The Apostles and the Kingdom  - Sir Adrian Boult 
14 The Spirit of the Lord: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian Boult (2006 - Remaster  - Sir Adrian Boult 
15 Christ's Loneliness: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian Boult (2006 - Remaster)  - Sir Adrian Boult 
16 The Beatitudes: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian Boult (2006 - Remaster)  - Sir Adrian Boult 
17 Judas: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian Boult (2006 - Remaster)  - Sir Adrian Boult 
18 St Peter: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian Boult (2006 - Remaster)  - Sir Adrian Boult 
19 Motto themes used for Abstract Ideas: The Gospel: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adr  - Sir Adrian Boult 
20 The Church: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian Boult (2006 - Remaster)  - Sir Adrian Boult 
21 The Fellowship of the Apostles: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian Boult (2006 -  - Sir Adrian Boult 
22 Three Motto themes only used in The Kingdom. The New Faith (i.e. Christianity): The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illus  - Sir Adrian Boult 
23 In the name of Jesus Christ: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian Boult (2006 - Rem  - Sir Adrian Boult 
24 The Real Presence (i.e. Christ): The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian Boult (2006 -  - Sir Adrian Boult 
25 Motto theme quoted from The Light of Life: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adrian Bou  - Sir Adrian Boult 
26 Motto theme quoted from The Dream of Gerontius: The Apostles and the Kingdom - An Illustrated Introduction by Sir Adria  - Sir Adrian Boult 
Disc 5 
01 Prelude: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster)  - Sir Adrian Boult 
02 In the Upper Room: Seek first the Kingdom of God: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), I  - Sir Adrian Boult 
03 In the Upper Room: Men and brethen: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), I  - Sir Adrian Boult 
04 In the Upper Room: O ye priests!: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), I  - Sir Adrian Boult 
05 At the Beautiful Gate: The singers are before the altar: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), II  - Yvonne Minton 
06 Pentecost: And when the day of Pentecost: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), III  - Sir Adrian Boult 
07 Pentecost: And suddenly there came from heaven: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), III  - Yvonne Minton 
08 Pentecost: Repent and be baptised: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), III  - Sir Adrian Boult 
Disc 6 
01 The Sign of Healing: Then they that gladly received his word: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), IV  - Yvonne Minton 
02 The Sign of Healing: And as they spake....The sun goeth down: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), IV  - Yvonne Minton 
03 The Upper Room: The voice of joy: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), V  - Sir Adrian Boult 
04 The Upper Room: Thou, Almighty Lord: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), V  - Sir Adrian Boult 
05 The Upper Room: Our Father: The Kingdom, Op.51 (1987 - Remaster), V  - Sir Adrian Boult 
06 I. Crown the King: Coronation Ode, Op.44 (1987 - Remaster)  - Stephen Roberts 
07 IIa. The Queen: Coronation Ode, Op.44 (1987 - Remaster)  - Stephen Roberts 
08 IIb. Daughter of ancient Kings: Coronation Ode, Op.44 (1987 - Remaster)  - Stephen Roberts 
09 III. Britain, ask of thyself: Coronation Ode, Op.44 (1987 - Remaster)  - Stephen Roberts 
10 IV. Hark, upon the hallowed air...Only let the heart be pure: Coronation Ode, Op.44 (1987 - Remaster)  - Stephen Roberts 
11 V. Peace, gentle Peace: Coronation Ode, Op.44 (1987 - Remaster)  - Stephen Roberts 
12 VI. Land of hope and glory: Coronation Ode, Op.44 (1987 - Remaster)  - Stephen Roberts 


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