Sleeper's Prayer - Choral Music from North America

Sleeper's Prayer - Choral Music from North America

DCD34232 (Delphian Records, CD)

24-bit stereo
NEW RELEASE (22 May 2020)

Playing time: 63'35"
Tracks: 13
Booklet pages: 20
© 2020 Delphian Records Ltd
Main country of recording: UK
Country of manufacture: EU
Sent to a reviewer on 20 August 2020

Listen: David Lang: sleeper's prayer (track 9, 1:36-2:34)

Choir of Merton College, Oxford
Choristers of Merton College, Oxford (track 2)
Alex Little, organ (track 7)
Tom Featherstonhaugh, organ (tracks 5, 6 and 9)
Claire Wickes, flute (track 11)
Merton Brass (track 1)
Benjamin Nicholas, organ (track 10)
Benjamin Nicholas, conductor

Nico Muhly (born 1981):

1 Senex puerum portabat

David Lang (born 1957)

2 again (after ecclesiastes)

Nico Muhly:

3 Rev'd Mustard His Installation Prelude (organ solo)

David Lang:

4 if I sing (after psalm 101)

Nico Muhly:

5 A Hymn on the Nativity

6 Take care (Hudson Preludes No 1) (organ solo)

Libby Larsen (born 1950):

7 I will sing and raise a psalm

Nico Muhly:

8 A Song of Ephrem the Syrian

David Lang:

9 sleeper's prayer

Philip Glass (born 1937), arranged by Michael Riesman (born 1943), adapted by Donald Joyce (1952-1998):

10 Satyagraha, Act III: Conclusion (organ solo)

Abbie Betinis (born 1980):

11 Cedit, hyems

arranged by Gerre Hancock (1934-2012):

12 Deep river

Stephen Paulus (1949-2014):

13 The Road Home (arranged from the tune 'Prospect' in The Southern Harmony, 1835)

Recorded 30 June and 1-2 July 2019 in the Chapel of Merton College, Oxford, UK