Into This World This Day Did Come

   
 DIANA BURRELL (b. 1948)
premiere recording
1  Creator of the Stars of Night 5:52
  for choir, cor anglais and organ pedals  
 David Curington cor anglais
 Matthew Fletcher organ
   
 JUDITH BINGHAM (b. 1952)
premiere recording
2  Annunciation 6:19
  for organ  
 Matthew Fletcher organ
 STUART MACRAE (b. 1976)
premiere recording
3  Adam lay y-bounden 5:02
 David Ballantyne organ
   
  ANONYMOUS 13th-c. English
4  Edi beo thu 3:11
 Rachel Bagnall soprano
 Nina Kanter soprano
 RICHARD CAUSTON (b. 1971)
premiere recording
5  Cradle Song 2:54
 FRANCIS POTT (b. 1957)
premiere recording
6  That Yonge child 4:53
 Rachel Bagnall soprano
 David Ballantyne organ
 JOHN DUNSTAPLE (c. 1390-1453)
7  Quam pulchra es 2:12
 Felicity McDermott alto
 Charles Ogilvie tenor
 Christopher Dollins bass
   
 GABRIEL JACKSON (b. 1962)
premiere recording
8  Salus aeterna 2:54
  ANONYMOUS 16th-c. English
9  Salvator mundi Domine 3:57
  for voices and organ in alternatim  
 David Ballantyne organ
 HOWARD SKEMPTON (b. 1947)
10  To Bethlehem did they go 2:25
 JUDITH BINGHAM
11  God would be born in thee 6:06
 Matthew Fletcher organ
   
 JOHN REDFORD (?-d. 1547)
12  Tui sunt caeli 3:44
  for organ. Intonation: Edward de Minckwitz  
 Geoffrey Webber organ
 HOWARD SKEMPTON
premiere recording
13  Into this world, this day did come 2:50
 WILLIAM SWEENEY (b. 1950)
14  The Innumerable Christ 3:24
 Rose Wilson-Haffenden soprano
 Tempe Neil soprano
  ANONYMOUS 12th-c. English
15  Verbum Patris umanatur 1:22
 DIANA BURRELL
16  Christo paremus cantica 2:58
 ROBIN HOLLOWAY (b. 1943)
17  Christmas Carol 6:24
 Aidan Coburn tenor
 David Ballantyne organ
  ANONYMOUS 15th-c. century
18  Nowell sing we 2:51
 Cara Lewis alto
 Matthew Ralph bass (verses)
 JUDITH BINGHAM
premiere recording
19  Incarnation with shepherds dancing 3:58
  for organ  
 Matthew Fletcher organ
 GABRIEL JACKSON
20  Nowell sing we 2:00
   
 Geoffrey Webber
  3-5 July 2009