Music by Charpentier and Poulenc

Music by Charpentier and Poulenc
Director of Music: 
George Guest
Organ Scholar: 
Robert Huw Morgan
Release date: 
January 1987
Featuring: 
  • Andrew Rupp (Bass)
  • Ben Cooper (Tenor)
  • James Turnbull (Alto)
  • Alistair Flutter (Treble)
  • Allan Walker (Treble)
  • City of London Sinfonia
Record label: 
Chandos
Catalogue number: 
Chandos CHAN 8568
Track list
  1. Messe di Minuit pour Noël (Charpentier)
  2. Quatre Motets pour le temps de Noël (Poulenc)
  3. (i) O magnum mysterium
  4. (ii) Quem vidistis pastores?
  5. (iii) Videntes stellam
  6. (iv) Hodie Christus natus est
  7. Salve Regina (Poulenc)
  8. Quatre Motets pour un temps de pénitence (Poulenc)
  9. (i) Timor et tremor
  10. (ii) Vinea mea electa
  11. (iii) Tenebrae factae sunt
  12. (iv) Tristis est anima mea

Share this

Latest webcast

Recorded on
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

Latest news

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.

Choral singing comes no better

Fiona Maddocks, The Observer