The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

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Ralph Vaughan Williams, Georg Friedrich Händel, Sir William Walton, Ernest Bullock, Hubert Parry, Herbert Howells, William Henry Harris, George Dyson, Samuel Sebastian Wesley, Louis Bourgeois, John Merbecke, Charles Villiers Stanford, Orlando Gibbons

This recording of the BBC’s broadcast of the coronation service from Westminster Abbey was taken by means of a direct line to Abbey Road Studios in St John’s Wood, London. The splendid ritual of the coronation rite has offered to composers of succeeding generations an opportunity to provide music

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