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St Patrick's Cathedral, Armagh

A Sequence of Music and Readings for the New Year from St Patrick's Cathedral, Armagh with the Charles Wood Singers and Ulster Orchestra (recorded 22nd August).

A Sequence of Music and Readings for the New Year from St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh with the Charles Wood Singers and Ulster Orchestra (recorded 22nd August).

Introit: A New Year Carol (Britten)
Hymn: It came upon the midnight clear (Noel)
Reading: Psalm 96
Magnificat: Stanford in B flat
Poem: Old and New Year Ditties (Christina Rossetti)
Anthem: Love bade me welcome (Vaughan Williams)
Reading: Revelation 21 vv.1-7
Carol: Bethlehem Down (Warlock)
Poem: Ring out, wild bells (Alfred Lord Tennyson)
Anthem: In terra pax, Op 39 (Finzi)
Voluntary: Pomp and Circumstance March in G major, Op 39 No 4 (Elgar)

David Hill (Director of Music)
Anne Hailes (Reader)

59 minutes

Music Played

  • Benjamin Britten

    A New Year Carol

    Conductor: David Hill. Choir: Charles Wood Singers. Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra.
  • Sir David Willcocks

    It Came Upon a Midnight Clear

    Conductor: David Hill. Choir: Charles Wood Singers. Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra.
  • Charles Stanford

    Magnificat in B flat Major, Op.164

    Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: David Hill. Choir: Charles Wood Singers.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Love Bade Me Welcome

    Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: David Hill. Choir: Charles Wood Singers.
  • Peter Warlock

    Bethlehem Down

    Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: David Hill. Choir: Charles Wood Singers.
  • Gerald Finzi

    In Terra Pax, Op.39

    Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: David Hill. Choir: Charles Wood Singers.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance March No.4

    Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: David Hill.

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