Christopher Robinson

British conductor & organist. Born 20 April 1936
Christopher Robinson
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Christopher Robinson

Christopher Robinson Biography (Wikipedia)

Christopher John Robinson CVO CBE (born 20 April 1936) is a British conductor and organist.

After being organ scholar at Christ Church, Oxford, in 1963 he became Organist and Master of the Choristers at Worcester Cathedral.

He was conductor of the City of Birmingham Choir between 1964 and 2002.

In 1974 he became Organist and Choirmaster at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle, a position he held until 1991.

He conducted the Oxford Bach Choir from 1976 to 1997.

He became Organist and Director of Music at St John's College, Cambridge in 1992, leading the choir there until his retirement in 2003.

From 2015-2018, he was Mentor to the Organ Scholars at Downing College, Cambridge.

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Christopher Robinson Tracks

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Hubert Parry
I was glad
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I was glad
Franz Biebl
Ave Maria
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Ave Maria
John Tavener
Song for Athene
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Song for Athene
Benjamin Britten
Hymn to St Cecilia
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Hymn to St Cecilia
Thomas Tomkins
O God the proud
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O God the proud

O God the proud

Choir
St George's Chapel Windsor Choir
Benjamin Britten
Rejoice in the Lamb - 1st movement - Rejoice in God, O ye Tongues
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Rejoice in the Lamb - 1st movement - Rejoice in God, O ye Tongues
Benjamin Britten
Antiphon for chorus and organ, Op 56b
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Antiphon for chorus and organ, Op 56b
Gerald Finzi
God is gone up
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God is gone up
Benjamin Britten
Te Deum in C major
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Te Deum in C major
Hubert Parry
I was Glad
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I was Glad

I was Glad

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Choir
St George's Chapel Windsor Choir
Benjamin Britten
Rejoice in the Lamb
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Rejoice in the Lamb
Edward Elgar
Dance (Scenes from the Bavarian Highlands)
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Dance (Scenes from the Bavarian Highlands)

Dance (Scenes from the Bavarian Highlands)

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Cambridge University Chamber Choir
Thomas Tomkins
O God, The Proud Are Risen Against Me
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O God, The Proud Are Risen Against Me
Edward Elgar
Scenes from The Saga of King Olaf: As Torrents in Summer
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Scenes from The Saga of King Olaf: As Torrents in Summer
Edward Elgar
The Dance (From the Bavarian Highlands)
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The Dance (From the Bavarian Highlands)

The Dance (From the Bavarian Highlands)

Choir
Cambridge University Chamber Choir
John Tavener
Love bade me welcome
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Love bade me welcome

Love bade me welcome

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St George's Chapel Windsor Choir
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Kenneth Leighton
Crucifixus pro nobis - cantata Op.38
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Crucifixus pro nobis - cantata Op.38
Edward Elgar
O Hearken Thou
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O Hearken Thou
Gerald Finzi
Welcome sweet and sacred feast Op.27 No.3
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Welcome sweet and sacred feast Op.27 No.3
Camille Saint‐Saëns
Symphony No.3 (2nd Movt)
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Symphony No.3 (2nd Movt)
Gerald Finzi
Lo, the full final sacrifice
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Lo, the full final sacrifice
Sir James MacMillan
Seven last words from the cross (6th & 7th movements)
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Seven last words from the cross (6th & 7th movements)
Edward Elgar
Give unto the Lord (Psalm 29)
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Give unto the Lord (Psalm 29)
Samuel Sebastian Wesley
Blessed Be the God and Father
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Blessed Be the God and Father
Benjamin Britten
Rejoice in the Lamb (For the mouse is a creature of great personal valour)
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Rejoice in the Lamb (For the mouse is a creature of great personal valour)
Christopher Robinson
Rejoice and be Merry
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Rejoice and be Merry
Edward Elgar
Great is the Lord, Op.67
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Great is the Lord, Op.67
Edmund Rubbra
9 Tenebrae Motets Op.72 - no.3 Ecce vidimus eum
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9 Tenebrae Motets Op.72 - no.3 Ecce vidimus eum
Thomas Attwood Walmisley
Psalms 147,148,149 and 150
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Psalms 147,148,149 and 150
Edward Elgar
Give unto the Lord
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Give unto the Lord

Give unto the Lord

Choir
Choir of St John's College
Cambridge
Benjamin Britten
Missa brevis for boys' voices and organ (Op.63)
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Missa brevis for boys' voices and organ (Op.63)
Benjamin Britten
Rejoice in the Lamb (Rejoice in God, O ye Tongues)
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Rejoice in the Lamb (Rejoice in God, O ye Tongues)
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Past BBC Events

Easter at King's
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King's College Cambridge
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2018
Easter at King's

Easter at King's

King's College Cambridge
Proms 1975: Prom 42
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Royal Albert Hall
1975-09-05T22:49:33
5
Sep
1975

Proms 1975: Prom 42

Royal Albert Hall

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