Hymns for all seasons

Hymns for all seasons
Director of Music: 
George Guest
Organ Scholar: 
Brian Runnett
Release date: 
February 1963
Record label: 
Argo
Catalogue number: 
RG 405-ZRG 5405

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.

Track list
  1. Praise my soul, the King of Heaven (Goss)
  2. Come, thou long expected Jesus (Stainer)
  3. O, for a closer walk with God (Scottish Trad.)
  4. Behold, the great Creator makes (English Trad.)
  5. Brightest and best of the sons of the morning (German Trad.)
  6. Let all mortal flesh keep silence (French Trad.)
  7. The strife is o'er (Vulpius)
  8. When morning gilds the skies (Barnby)
  9. The Lord ascendeth up on high (Praetorius)
  10. Spirit of mercy, truth and love (Webbe)
  11. Lead us, Heavenly Father (Filitz)
  12. Give me the wings of faith (Gibbons)
  13. Immortal, invisible, God only wise (Welsh Trad.)
  14. Jesu, lover of my soul (Joseph Parry)

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6 March 2019

This service was broadcast on BBC Radio 3 on 6th March 2019. Music includes Gregorio Allegri's Miserere Mei, Deus, and William Byrd's Ne Irascaris, Domine

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The President of St John’s College – Dr Frank Salmon, FSA – has written programme notes for the Choir’s new recording, Locus Iste, telling the story of our College Chapel. The recording marks the 150th anniversary of the Chapel’s Consecration.

In the first part of these serialised notes, Dr Salmon explains how our current College Chapel came to be built.

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