The Resource A festival of lessons and carols : as performed on Christmas Eve 1958 in King's College Chapel, Cambridge, (sound recording)

A festival of lessons and carols : as performed on Christmas Eve 1958 in King's College Chapel, Cambridge, (sound recording)

Label
A festival of lessons and carols : as performed on Christmas Eve 1958 in King's College Chapel, Cambridge
Title
A festival of lessons and carols
Title remainder
as performed on Christmas Eve 1958 in King's College Chapel, Cambridge
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
COX
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
King's College (University of Cambridge)
PerformerNote
Choir of King's College, Cambridge ; Simon Preston, organ ; David Willcocks, director
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1919-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Preston, Simon
  • Willcocks, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with organ
  • Christmas music
  • Carols
Label
A festival of lessons and carols : as performed on Christmas Eve 1958 in King's College Chapel, Cambridge, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • London: X.5523 (on container: 5523)
  • Sung in English (principally) and Latin
  • Program notes on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Once in royal David's city / H.J. Gauntlett ; harmonized by A.H. Mann -- Bidding prayer -- Christmas oratorio. Invitatory / J.S. Bach -- First lesson : Genesis iii -- Adam lay ybounden / words 15th century ; music, Boris Ord -- Second lesson : Isaiah ix -- I saw three ships / trad. English ; arr. David Willcocks -- Third lesson : St. Luke i -- Gabriel's message / music, old Basque -- God rest ye merry gentlemen / trad. English -- Sussex carol / words and music, trad. ; arr. David Willcocks -- Fourth lesson : St. Matthew i -- In dulci jubilo / 14th century German ; arr. R.L. dePearsall -- Fifth lesson : St. Luke ii -- Away in a manger / arr. David Willcocks -- While shepherds watched / Este psalter 1592 -- Sixth lesson : St. Matthew ii -- O come, all ye faithful / 18th century -- Seventh lesson : St. John i -- Hark, the herald angels sing / music, Mendelssohn ; words, C. Wesley and G. Whitefield
Control code
3614062
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • X.5523
  • 5523
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A festival of lessons and carols : as performed on Christmas Eve 1958 in King's College Chapel, Cambridge, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • London: X.5523 (on container: 5523)
  • Sung in English (principally) and Latin
  • Program notes on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Once in royal David's city / H.J. Gauntlett ; harmonized by A.H. Mann -- Bidding prayer -- Christmas oratorio. Invitatory / J.S. Bach -- First lesson : Genesis iii -- Adam lay ybounden / words 15th century ; music, Boris Ord -- Second lesson : Isaiah ix -- I saw three ships / trad. English ; arr. David Willcocks -- Third lesson : St. Luke i -- Gabriel's message / music, old Basque -- God rest ye merry gentlemen / trad. English -- Sussex carol / words and music, trad. ; arr. David Willcocks -- Fourth lesson : St. Matthew i -- In dulci jubilo / 14th century German ; arr. R.L. dePearsall -- Fifth lesson : St. Luke ii -- Away in a manger / arr. David Willcocks -- While shepherds watched / Este psalter 1592 -- Sixth lesson : St. Matthew ii -- O come, all ye faithful / 18th century -- Seventh lesson : St. John i -- Hark, the herald angels sing / music, Mendelssohn ; words, C. Wesley and G. Whitefield
Control code
3614062
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • X.5523
  • 5523
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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