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Cat. No. CHAN 241-11 Price: £10.5 No. of discs: 2
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CHAN 241-11 - Wedding Classics 2-CD Set
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CD available From: 17 February 2003

Wedding Classics

      The following music suggestions are divided into sections marking various stages of the wedding ceremony. Please note that all tracks marked with an asterisk have a religious content and may therefore not be suitable for civil ceremonies.
      You may also find suitable tracks in the section 'Signing of the Register'.
 Johann Sebastian Bach
1 Air on the G String 5:51
      (arr. Stokowski)
      BBC Philharmonic/Matthais Bamert
 Antonio Vivaldi
2 Largo 2:26
      (from 'Winter' of The Four Seasons)
      Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Ronald Thomas
 Johann Pachelbel
3 Canon 4:52
      Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
 Johann Sebastian Bach
4 Sheep May Safely Graze 5:54
      (arr. Stokowski)
      BBC Philharmonic/Matthias Bamert
 Gabriel Faure
5 Après un rêve 3:13
      Phillip McCann (cornet)/Sellers Enginering Band/Roy Newsome
 Richard Wagner
6 Bridal March from Lohengrin 1:55
      Michael Austin (organ)
 George Frideric Handel
7 Arrival of the Queen of Sheba from Solomon 3:11
      Cantilena/Adrian Shepherd
 Henry Purcell
8 Trumpet Tune 1:30
      Michael Austin (organ)
 George Frideric Handel
9 March from Judas Maccabaeus 1:42
      Collegium Musicum 90/Simon Standage
 George Frideric Handel
10 Alla Hornpipe from Water Music 2:54
      The Scottish Chamber Orchestra/Sir Alexander Gibson
 Jeremiah Clarke
11 Trumpet Voluntary 2:54
      Michael Austin (organ)
 Charles Hubert H. Parry
12 I Was Glad 7:01
      Roderick Elms (organ).London Symphony Chorus/London Symphony Orchestra/Richard Hickox
      This section consists entirely of religious music and may be used by couples planning a church wedding.
 Gerald Finzi
13 God Is Gone Up 4:07
      The Finzi Singers/Paul Spicer
 Cesar Franck
14 Panis Angelicus 3:17
      (arr. Gordon Langford)
      Phillip McCann (cornet)/Simon Lindley (organ)/Boys of Leeds Parish Church Choir/Sellers Engineering Band/Roy Newsome
15 The Lord Is My Shepherd (Psalm 23) 3:51
      (Crimond, arr. H. Robertson)
      Rhos Orpheus Male Voice Choir/J. Glyn Williams
 Johann Christian Bach
16 Ave Maria 3:06
      (arr. Phillip McCann)
      Phillip McCann (cornet)/Malcolm Hicks
 Franz Schubert
17 Ave Maria 4:19
      (arr. Phillip McCann)
      Phillip McCann (cornet)/Malcolm Hicks (organ)
 Ralph Vaughan Williams
18 Come Down, O Love Divine 3:30
      Choir of Worcester Cathedral/Christopher Robinson
 John Goss
19 Praise My Soul the King of Heaven 2:31
      (arr. Gordon Langford)
      Besses O' Th' Barn Band
 John Ireland
20 Greater Love Hath No Man 6:54
      Philip McCann (cornet)/Simon Lindley (organ)/Boys of Leeds Parish Church Choir
      Paula Bott (soprano)/James Oxley (tenor)/London Symphony Chorus/London Symphony Orchestra/Richard Hickox
      You may also find suitable tracks in the section 'As the Guests Arrive'.
 George Frideric Handel
1 Air from Water Music 3:10
      The Scottish Chamber Orchestra/Sir Alexander Gibson
 Leon Boellmann
2 Prière à Notre-Dame from Suite gothique 4:16
      Ian Tracey (organ)
 Johann Sebastian Bach
3 Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, 2nd movement 6:52
      Collegium Musicum 90/Simon Standage
 Edward Elgar
4 Chanson de matin 2:52
      Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Norman Del Maar
 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
5 Laudate Dominum 4:03
      Phillip McCann (cornet)/Simon Lindley (organ)/Boys of Leeds Parish Church Choir
 Edward Elgar
6 Salut d'amour 3:07
      Nigel Kennedy (violin)/Steven Isserlis (cello)/Peter Pettinger (piano)
 Jules Massenet
7 Méditation from Thaïs 4:46
      Yuri Torchinsky (violin)/BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier
 Johann Sebastian Bach
8 Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring from Cantata 147 2:55
      Michael Austin (organ)
 Gabriel Faure
9 Cantique de Jean Racine 6:37
      (arr. John Rutter)
      Huddersfield Choral Society/BBC Philharmonic/Vernon Handley
 Felix Mendelssohn
10 Wedding March from A Midsummer NIght's Dream 3:18
      Michael Austin (organ)
 Theodore Dubois
11 Toccata in G 6:49
      Francis Jackson (organ)
 Felix Mendelssohn
12 Organ Sonata No. 2, 3rd movement 2:27
      Peet Kee (organ)
 George Frideric Handel
13 Hallelujah Chorus from Messiah 3:52
      Collegium Musicum 90/Richard Hickox
 Charles-Marie Widor
14 Toccata from Symphony No. 5 6:02
      Ian Tracey (organ)
 Sigfrid Karg-Elert
15 March triomphale - Nun danket alle Gott 4:06
      Michael Austin (organ)
 John Stanley
16 Andante from Trumpet Voluntary, Op. 6 No. 5 1:51
      Richard Marlow (organ)
 Camille Saint-Saens
17 Finale from Symphony No. 3 7:33
      Gillian Weir (organ)/Ulster Orchestra/Yan Pascal Tortelier
 Format: Digital CD 16Bit 44.1Khz
Originally recorded in: 24Bit 96Khz

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