Alto CD

Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611) EASTER WEEK Lamentations & Responsories

Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611) EASTER WEEK Lamentations & Responsories Choir of Trinity College Cambridge Richard Marlow Catalogue Number: ALC 1269 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 1990 Time: 79:12 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “This offer is less stereotyped. Here just the nine Second Nocturn responsories are sung, each group prefaced by Victoria […]

September 1st, 2014
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Henry Purcell: Anthems for the Chapel Royal

Henry Purcell: Anthems for the Chapel Royal Choir of Trinity College Cambridge Richard Marlow Catalogue Number: ALC 1268 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 1987 Time: 62:44 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “The choir of Trinity College, Cambridge under Richard Marlow add substantially to their reputation in this recording. They begin with the Benedicite […]

September 1st, 2014
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The Story of King’s College Choir & Chapel, Cambridge “The Boast of King’s”

April 1st, 2014
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Orff: Carmina Burana / Die Kluge (highlights)

Orff: Carmina Burana / Die Kluge (highlights) Philadelphia Orchestra Eugene Ormandy Janice Harsanyi (Sop), Rudolph Petrak (Ten), Harve Presnell (Bar) with Rutgers University Choir also (Die Kluge) Cast/ Philharmonia/Sawallisch Catalogue Number: ALC 1219 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: ADD stereo Time 75:45 (1960/1) CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Ormandy & his Philadelphians have just […]

April 10th, 2013
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Haydn: Nelson Mass/ Croft: Burial Service / Bach: St John Passion

Haydn: Nelson Mass/ Croft: Burial Service / Bach: St John Passion Choir of King’s College Cambridge David Willcocks Bach, with Simon Preston, organ Catalogue Number: ALC 1184 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY (Haydn) “resonant King’s acoustic…the effect is admirably full-blooded and vivid” (Penguin Guide 3 stars) (Croft) “Another unforgettable experience […]

December 1st, 2012
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Tudor Masters: Taverner & Gibbons

Tudor Masters: Taverner & Gibbons Choir of King’s College Cambridge David Willcocks Catalogue Number: ALC 1183 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY (Taverner) “greatest English composer of the reign of Henry VIII, which saw the last fine flowering of our insular school of vocal polyphony…This alone would be enough to make […]

December 1st, 2012
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Christmas at King’s College Cambridge

Christmas at King’s College Cambridge Choir of King’s College Cambridge Simon Preston (organ) David Willcocks Catalogue Number: ALC 1190 Number of Discs: 1 ‘The number of boy choristers was fixed at 16 by King Henry in 1453 and it is 16 still. While originally there were six lay clerks, there are now 12 choral scholars, […]

November 7th, 2012
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