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Cambridge Singers: Sing, Ye Heavens

Song NameComposerArranger
O God, Our Help In Ages PastJohn Rutter
The King Of Love My Shepherd IsJohn Rutter
A Mighty Fortress Is Our GodJohn Rutter
Veni, Creator SpiritusGregorian Chant
Lo! He Comes With Clouds DescendingJohn Rutter
Love Divie, All Loves ExcellingJohn Rutter
Pange LinguaGregorian Chant
Let All Mortal Flesh Keep SilenceJohn Rutter
Vexilla RegisGregorian Chant
Drop, Drop, Slow TearsOrlando Gibbons
When I Survey the Wondrous CrossJohn Rutter
Christ the Lord is Risen TodayJohn Rutter
Be Thou My VisionJohn Rutter
All Things Bright and BeautifulJohn Rutter
Morning Has BrokenJohn Rutter
Amazing GraceJohn Rutter
We Plough the Fields and ScatterJohn Rutter
Glory to Thee, My God, This NightThomas Tallis
The Day Though Gavest, Lord, Is EndedJohn Rutter
Eternal GodJohn Rutter
Christ Is Made the Sure FoundationHenry PurcellJohn Rutter

Directed by John Rutter

Directed by John Rutter, this recording takes as its grand objective a collection of "hymns for all time." Drawn from the Anglican tradition without apology, many of these 21 compositions are accompanied, by anything from a single harp to the London Sinfonia Brass, though there are some a cappella chants. There is nothing stiff or abstract about these arrangements, however. The Cambridge mixed ensemble breathes a vitality into each note, and folk hymns such as "Be Thou My Vision" couldn't be lovelier. Those listeners who grew up singing these hymns in church will be especially fond of "Sing, Ye Heavens," but anyone can enjoy the purity of the sound of the Cambridge Singers.

Item code: 6493C | 1 CD | $15.98 |add item to cart
Choral | Some a cappella | Mixed | England
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