The very first recording by the Choir of St John's under George Guest. It was described by The Guardian as 'ecclesiastical pop' at the time.
This disc is available as part of the Decca Classics Box Set of George Guest's recordings with St John's. More information on the set is available here.
The Guardian (7th April 1959)
Johnians and current Choir members, Tom Butler and George Herbert, are both winners of the 2021 competition
Fiona Maddocks, The Observer