I Saw Three Ships

   
 JEAN MOUTON c.1459-1522 (c. 1459-1522)
1  Nesciens Mater 5:51
 SERGE RACHMANINOFF (1873-1943)
2  Ave Maria 3:05
 PAUL MANZ (b. 1919)
3  E'en so, Lord Jesus, quickly come 2:39
 HERBERT HOWELLS (1892-1983)
4  A Spotless Rose 3:15
 Greg Skidmore baritone
   
 ELIZABETH MACONCHY (1907-1994)
5  There is no rose 1:51
 ANTON BRUCKNER (1824-1896)
6  Virga Jesse 3:48
 JOHN GARDNER (b. 1917)
7  Tomorrow shall be my dancing day 2:24
 HERBERT HOWELLS
8  Tryste Noel 5:08
 James Atherton tenor
   
 JOHN TAVENER (b. 1944)
9  The Lamb 3:27
  TRADITIONAL arr. Philip Ledger (b. 1937)
10  On Christmas Night 1:57
11  Away in a manger 2:41
 SIR RICHARD RODNEY BENNETT (b. 1936)
12  I saw three ships 2:34
 WILLIAM MATHIAS (1934-1992)
13  A babe is born 3:21
  TRADITIONAL arr. Mark Blatchly (b. 1960)
14  Silent Night 3:12
 Ciaran Walshe treble
   
15  Sleep, Little Jesus, Sleep 2:54
 Ciaran Walshe treble
 Sebastian Field counter-tenor
16  Noel Nouvelet 4:05
 Laurence Keeling treble
   
 JOHN JOUBERT (b. 1927)
17  Torches 1:36
 PETER WARLOCK (1894-1930)
18  Bethlehem Down 3:51
  TRADITIONAL arr. Charles Wood (1866-1926)
19  Ding dong merrily on high 2:01
 RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS (1872-1958)
20  The Blessed Son of God 2:45
  TRADITIONAL arr. Arthur Warrell (1900-1970)
21  We wish you a merry Christmas 1:55
 HAROLD DARKE (1888-1976)
22  In the bleak midwinter 4:41
 Russell Burton tenor
   
  TRADITIONAL arr. David Willcocks
23  O come, all ye faithful 3:49
24  Deck the hall 1:30
 Robert Houssart organ
 Andrew Nethsingha
  19, 20, 24 January & 2 February 2007