Richard Allain: Choral Music

Richard Allain: Choral Music

DCD34207 (Delphian, CD)

24-bit stereo

Playing time: 64'08"
Tracks: 14
Booklet pages: 16
© 2018 Delphian Records Ltd
Reviewer: Roderic Dunnett
Review of Richard Allain: Choral Music published on 6 February 2019

Listen: Richard Allain: If music be the food of love (track 4, 1:08-2:04)

Francesca Miller, soprano (track 3)
Patrick Keefe, bass (track 3)
Finn McEwan, soprano saxophone (track 9)
Choir of Merton College Oxford
Alex Little, organ (tracks 2, 3 and 14)
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, organ (tracks 5 an 11)
Benjamin Nicholas, conductor

Richard Allain:

1 A Perfect Friend (first recording)

The Norwich Service
2 Magnificat
3 Nunc dimittis

4 If music be the food of love (first recording)

5 Cana's Guest

6 The Magi's Gifts (first recording)

7 The Beloved (first recording)

8 Welcome, all wonders (first recording)

9 O Day-spring

10 Videte miraculum

11 A Prayer of St Richard of Chichester

12 Don't you weep when I am gone

13 God be in my head (first recording)

14 The Lord reigns (Psalm 93) (first recording)

Recorded 26-28 June 2017 in the Chapel of Merton College, Oxford, UK