Photo–Richard Rasch

The Choir of Saint Paul’s Cathedral, London #8206

… a formal public concert of music from the British cathedral tradition, recorded at Saint Mary’s Basilica, Minneapolis during the American Guild of Organist’s 1980 National Convention in Minnesota.

Part 1

JOHN STAINER: Anthem for Trinity Sunday, I saw the Lord

JOHN BATTISHILL: O Lord, look down from heaven

WILLIAM BYRD: O Lord, make thy servant Elizabeth

WILLIAM BYRD: Psalm 150, Laudibus in Sanctis

J.S. BACH: Chorale-prelude, Komm, heiliger Geist, Herre Gott, S. 651

MARK BLATCHLY: Magnificat for Saint Paul’s, American premiere

PATRICK HADLEY: My beloved spake

Part 2

ANTON BRUCKNER: 2 Motets: Locus iste; Christus factus est

HERBERT HOWELLS: Like as the hart

HERBERT HOWELLS: The spotless rose


OLIVIER MESSIAEN: Outburst of Joy, from L’Ascension

HEALEY WILLAN: 3 Motets: Fair in face; Rise my love; Preserve us, O Lord

HENRY BALFOUR-GARDINER: The Evening Hymn, Te lucis ante terminum

BERNARD ROSE: Hymn to Saint CeciliaBarry Rose, conductor and commentator; John Scott, organ (1949 Wicks/Basilica of St. Mary, Minneapolis, MN) recorded June 17, 1980