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)
Our latest album Advent Live - Volume 2, featuring live recordings from three of our BBC broadcast Advent Carol Services, will be available from Friday 27th November
Fiona Maddocks, The Observer