Philip Ledger

Born 12 December 1937. Died 18 November 2012
Philip Ledger
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1937-12-12
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Philip Ledger

Philip Ledger Biography (Wikipedia)

Sir Philip Stevens Ledger, CBE, FRSE (12 December 1937 – 18 November 2012) was an English classical musician and academic. He is best remembered for his tenure as the Director of the Choir of King's College, Cambridge between 1974 and 1982, and as Director of Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama from 1982 until his retirement in 2001. He was also a composer of choral music and an organist.

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Philip Ledger Tracks

Philip Ledger
Still, still, still
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Still, still, still

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Orlando Gibbons
Almighty and everlasting God
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Almighty and everlasting God
Orlando Gibbons
Come kiss me with those lips of thine (Song 9) "The First canticle"...
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Come kiss me with those lips of thine (Song 9) "The First canticle"...
Philip Ledger
Still, still, still
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Still, still, still
Philip Ledger
The voice of the angel Gabriel
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The voice of the angel Gabriel
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Rhosymedre (Three Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes)
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Rhosymedre (Three Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes)
Johann Sebastian Bach
Concerto for four keyboards BWV1065
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Concerto for four keyboards BWV1065
Johann Sebastian Bach
Vergnugte Ruh', beliebte Seelenlust (Cantata no.170, BWV.170)
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Vergnugte Ruh', beliebte Seelenlust (Cantata no.170, BWV.170)
Hubert Parry
Bright Star
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Bright Star
Orlando Gibbons
O thou the central orb
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O thou the central orb
Benjamin Britten
Jubilate Deo
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Jubilate Deo
Trad.
Foggy foggy dew
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Foggy foggy dew
Traditional Welsh, Philip Ledger, Benjamin Britten & Robert Tear
The Ash Grove
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The Ash Grove

The Ash Grove

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Traditional Welsh
Music Arranger
Thomas Morley
Now is the month of maying
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Now is the month of maying
Thomas Tallis
Salvator Mundi
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Salvator Mundi
William Horsley
There is a green hill far away
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There is a green hill far away
Antonio Lotti
Crucifixus a 8
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Crucifixus a 8
John Wilbye
Flora gave me sweetest flowers
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Flora gave me sweetest flowers
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Hodie: A Christmas Cantata (excerpt)
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Hodie: A Christmas Cantata (excerpt)
Traditional
In dulci jubilo
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In dulci jubilo
King's College Choir of Cambridge, Philip Ledger & Thomas Tallis
If Ye Love Me
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If Ye Love Me

If Ye Love Me

Performer
King's College Choir of Cambridge
Edward Elgar
Coronation Ode
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Coronation Ode
Thomas Tallis
Salvator mundi
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Salvator mundi
Hector Berlioz
L' Enfance du Christ: L' Adieu des bergers
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L' Enfance du Christ: L' Adieu des bergers
Orlando Gibbons
Lift up your heads for 6 voices
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Lift up your heads for 6 voices
Michael Praetorius
Come thou, redeemer of the Earth (Veni redemptor gentium)
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Come thou, redeemer of the Earth (Veni redemptor gentium)
Madeleine Dring
Song of a Nightclub Proprietress (from Five Betjeman Songs)
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Song of a Nightclub Proprietress (from Five Betjeman Songs)
Kenneth Leighton
Let all the world in every corner sing
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Let all the world in every corner sing
Antonio Vivaldi
Bassoon Concerto in B flat major, RV 504 (Larghetto)
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Bassoon Concerto in B flat major, RV 504 (Larghetto)
Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for Bassoon in B flat RV504 - i. Allegro ma poco
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Concerto for Bassoon in B flat RV504 - i. Allegro ma poco
Antonio Vivaldi
Bassoon Concerto in C minor, RV480
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Bassoon Concerto in C minor, RV480
Philip Ledger
Matthew, Mark, Luke and John - ‘A Lullaby for Becky’
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Matthew, Mark, Luke and John - ‘A Lullaby for Becky’

Matthew, Mark, Luke and John - ‘A Lullaby for Becky’

Performer
Les Sirenes, Fionnuala Ward (piano)
Conductor
Andrew Nunn
Aaron Copland
Old American Songs - The Dodger and Simple Gifts
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Old American Songs - The Dodger and Simple Gifts
Trad.
Sussex Carol arr Ledger
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Sussex Carol arr Ledger

Sussex Carol arr Ledger

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Performer
Simon Bell
Frances Kelly
Music Arranger
Ledger, Philip
Last played on
Thomas Tallis
If ye love me
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If ye love me
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Rhosymedre (3 Preludes on Welsh hymn tunes, No.2)
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Rhosymedre (3 Preludes on Welsh hymn tunes, No.2)
Choir of King’s College, Cambridge
Plenu Sunt Coeli Et Terra
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Plenu Sunt Coeli Et Terra
Trad.
Cherry Tree Carol
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Cherry Tree Carol

Cherry Tree Carol

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Choir
King's College Cambridge Choir
Conductor
Frederick Delius
To be sung of a Summer Night on the Water
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To be sung of a Summer Night on the Water
George Frideric Handel
The King Shall Rejoice
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The King Shall Rejoice
John Butt
Requiem: Kyrie
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Requiem: Kyrie

Requiem: Kyrie

Performer
Choir
King's College Cambridge Choir
Conductor
William Mathias
A Babe is born all of a May - carol Op.55 for chorus and organ (or piano duet)
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A Babe is born all of a May - carol Op.55 for chorus and organ (or piano duet)
Orlando Gibbons
The Silver Swan
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The Silver Swan
Philip Ledger
Come ye not from Newcastle?
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Come ye not from Newcastle?
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