Sir David Willcocks, The Choir Of King's College, Cambridge - Festival Of Kings

Sir David Willcocks
Festival Of Kings
Label: Argo ‎– S D148D4
Type: 4 x Vinyl, LP, Stereo
Country: UK
Date of released: 1979
Category: Classical
Style: Baroque, Renaissance

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A1 Miserere
Arranged By [Ed.] – Willcocks*Composed By – Allegri*Treble Vocals [Solo Treble] – Roy Goodman
A2 Stabat Mater
Arranged By [Ed.] – Willcocks*Composed By – Palestrina*
B1 This Is The Record Of John
Composed By – Orlando GibbonsCountertenor Vocals – Robin BoyleOrgan – Simon Preston
B2 Mass In Four Parts
Arranged By [Ed.] – Willcocks*Composed By – Byrd*
C1 The Burial Service
Composed By – William Croft
C2 O Nata Lux
Composed By – Tallis*
C3 Videte Miraculum
Composed By – Tallis*
D1 Magnificat
Alto Vocals – Michael CockerhamComposed By – Vivaldi*Directed By – Philip LedgerOrchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-FieldsOrgan, Harpsichord – Francis GrierTenor Vocals – Andrew King Treble Vocals [Treble] – Peter Castle
D2 St John's Passion (Excerpts)
Composed By – J. S. Bach*Orchestra – Philomusica Of LondonTranscription By – Raeburn*
E1 Jesu, Priceless Treasure
Cello – Bernard RichardsComposed By – J. S. Bach*Double Bass – Francis BainesOrgan – Simon Preston
F1 God Spake Sometimes In Visions
Baritone Vocals – Richard BrettBass Vocals – Marcus Creed, Peter Allwood, Richard WistreichComposed By – John BlowCountertenor Vocals – Charles Brett, Timothy Brown Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-FieldsTenor Vocals – Ian Honeyman, John Nixon Treble Vocals – Russell Watson, Simon Channing
F2 Hear My Prayer, O Lord
Composed By – Purcell*
F3 The King Shall Rejoice
Composed By – Handel*Harpsichord – Thurston DartOrchestra – English Chamber OrchestraOrgan – John Langdon
G1 Chandos Anthem: The Lord Is My Light
Composed By – Handel*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-FieldsOrgan – Andrew DavisSoprano Vocals – April CanteloTenor Vocals – Ian Partridge
H1 Fantasia On Christmas Carols
Bass Vocals, Baritone Vocals – Hervey AlanComposed By – Vaughan Williams*Orchestra – The London Symphony Orchestra
H2 Lullay, My Liking
Composed By – Holst*
H3 Adam Lay Ybounden
Composed By – Boris OrdOrgan – Simon Preston
H4 Coventry Carol
Composed By – TraditionalOther [Arranged By] – Shaw
H5 Collegium Regale - Te Deum
Composed By – Herbert HowellsOrgan – Andrew Davis
H6 Collegium Regale - Jubilate
Composed By – Herbert HowellsOrgan – Andrew Davis


  • Choir – The Choir Of King's College, Cambridge*
  • Directed By – Sir David Willcocks*


Box set with 8 page booklet.

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Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
K148K 43 David Willcocks, The King's College Choir Of Cambridge David Willcocks, The King's College Choir Of Cambridge - Festival Of Kings ‎(3xCass + Box) Argo K148K 43 UK 1977
D148D4 Sir David Willcocks*, The Choir Of King's College, Cambridge* Sir David Willcocks*, The Choir Of King's College, Cambridge* - Festival Of Kings ‎(4xLP) Argo D148D4 UK 1979