Mostly Britten

Toronto Children's Chorus
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" of the most delightful recordings I've heard in a long time." - American Record Guide.

The clear sweet voices of the Toronto Children's Chorus are heard in Britten's Ceremony of Carols (Christmas) and other works, and music by Purcell, Gibbs, Byrd and John Rutter.

Catalog: MAR 133
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Track Listing

Benjamin Britten: Selections from "Friday Afternoons" Op. 7
1. Begone, dull care!
2. Cuckoo! (soloists: Jacob Korenblum, Lesia Mackowycz)
3. "Ee-oh!"
4. A New Year Carol (soloist: Michele DeBoer)
5. There was a man of Newington
6. Fishing song (soloist: Tricia Lalla)
7. Jazz Man
8. There was a monkey
9. Old Abram Brown

10. Britten: The Birds (1929, rev 1934)

Britten: Missa Brevis in D, Op. 63
11. Kyrie
12. Gloria (soloists: Gillian Howard, Mary Cowan, Lesia Mackowycz)
13. Sanctus; Benedictus (soloists: Elizabeth Harvey, Peter Drobac)
14. Agnus Dei

Britten: Three Two-Part Songs (1932)
15. The Ride by Nights
16. The Rainbow
17. The Ship of Rio (soloist Lesia Mackowycz)

18. Cecil Armstrong Gibbs: The Song of Shadows
19. John Rutter: The Lord Bless You and Keep You

Britten: A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 26
20. Procession
21. Wolcum Yule!
22. There is no Rose
23. That Younge child (soloist: Gillian Howard)
24. Balulalow (Soloist: Darren Dunstan)
25. As dew in Aprille
26. This little Babe
27. Interlude (Harp solo - Judy Loman)
28. In Freezing Winter Night (soloists: Jessica Riley, Gillian Howard)
29. Spring Carol (soloists: Kirsten Grant, Hilary Cameron)
30. Adam lay y-bounden
31. Recession

32. William Byrd: Non, Nobis Domine

33. Henry Purcell: Sound the Trumpet

34. Britten: Psalm 150, Op. 67

Britten: Folk Song Arrangements
35. Quand j'étais chez mon père (soloist: Hilary Cameron)
36. O Waly, Waly
37. Oliver Cromwell

Total playing time: 76:23

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