JOHN CALDWELL (b. 1938)
 Good Friday 75:54  
  Good Friday is an opera-oratorio based on the crucifixion narrative as told in the Gospel according to St John.  
  Scene 1: In the garden of Gethsemane 14:11      
1 'Reminiscere miserationum tuarum' 6:19
2 'By force and by law' 3:51
3 'Sciebat autem et Judas' 4:01
  Scene II: In the palace of Caiaphas 13:07      
4 Interlude/'Sequabatur autem Jesum' 2:24
5 'Numquid'/'Aren't you another' 3:17
6 'Sir, this fellow said' 1:24
7 'The words are your own' 2:12
8 'Adducunt ergo Jesum' 3:50
  Scene III: Inside and outside the Praetorium 23:43      
9 Organ solo 3:09
10 'Erat autem mane' 5:13
11 'Tune ergo apprehendit' 2:55
12 'Exivit iterum Pilatus' 6:47
13 'Et bajulans sibi crucem' 5:39
  Scene IV: On Calvary 24:51      
14 'Ubi crucifixerunt eum' 3:19
15 'Popule meus' (1) 3:50
16 'Stabat autem juxta Christi crucem' 1:48
17 'Rex caelestis' 4:11
18 'Popule meus' (2) 1:44
19 'Ecce lignum' 2:37
20 'Pange lingua' 7:22
  Philip Gault - Celebrant/Jesus  
  Benedict Linton - Evangelista/John  
  Adam Tunnicliffe - Synagoga/James  
  Nick Berry - Christus/Peter  
  Rebeca Hewitt - Maid  
  Alister Whitford - Annas  
  Patrick Lord - Caiaphas  
  Douglas Murry - False Witness 1  
  John Cotton - False Witness 2  
  Alastair Merry - Pilate  
  Sophy Harford - Mary  
  Joanna Sherratt - Mary Magdalene  
  Rebecca Hewitt - Maria Jacobi  
 Nicholas Chalmers
  With players fronm the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra:  
  Douglas Boyd oboe - Leila Ward cor anglais - Antony Pay clarinet - Duncan Swindells bass clarinet - Julie Price bassoon - Roger Clark horn  
 Benjamin Nicholas
  March and April 1999