Cathedral Music of Various Periods

The Choir of St John's College, Cambridge
Director of Music: 
George Guest
Organ Scholar: 
Jonathan Rennert
Release date: 
January 1972
Featuring: 
  • William Kendall (Tenor)
  • Andrew Downes (Alto)
  • Philip Griffiths (Alto)
  • Lynton Atkinson (Treble)
  • Simon Keenlyside (Treble)
  • Mark Tinkler (Treble)
  • Paul Williams (Treble)
Record label: 
Abbey
Catalogue number: 
Abbey LPB 730
Track list
  1. Missa super Frère Thibault (Lassus)
  2. O mysterium ineffabile (Lallouette)
  3. Locus Iste (Bruckner)
  4. Christus factus est pro nobis (Bruckner)
  5. Give ear, O Lord (Weelkes)
  6. Vox dicentes: Clama! (Edward Naylor)
  7. Evening Canticles - The Gloucester Service (Howells)

Share this

Latest webcast

Recorded on
30 June 2019
  • Responses and Preces: Leighton
  • Psalm 148 (Robinson)
  • Fayrfax: Magnificat Regale
  • Nunc Dimittis primi toni
  • Weir: Vertue
  • Hymns 383 (omit v. 3), 401 (omit v. 3)
  • Voluntary: J.S. Bach Fugue in E flat major (BWV 552ii)​

Latest news

The Choir began work today on a recording of Michael Finnissy's Anthems and Voluntaries, to be released on the St John's label in 2020.

First premiered by the Choir at a special service in June 2019, the work has been three years in the making, Composer-in-Residence Michael Finnissy collaborating closely with the Choir on each of its nine movements.

Choral singing comes no better

Fiona Maddocks, The Observer