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Gloria Sunday 2 June 2013

Gloria,  Adieu...

Tim and the Gloria team thank the many listeners for the kind and appreciative messages received when the lyric schedule changed at the end of 2015. Don't worry, Tim looks forward to sharing his musical passions with you in other ways, in the not too distant future.

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Tim Thurston guides you through a millennium of sacred music featuring Gregorian chant, pure solo voices and choral masterpieces, framed around the glorious music of J.S. Bach.

Played on Sunday June 2nd

Track Title: Cibavit Eos
Artist: Cantori Gregoriani – Fulvio Rampi
Composer: Anon
Record Label: Soli Deo Gloria
Record Number: 222688-321/C

Track Title: Sanctus – Ave Verum Corpus
Artist: Blue Heron – Scott Metcalfe
Composer: Dufay, Guillaume
Record Label: Blue Heron
Record Number: BHCD1001

Track Title: Christus Qui Lux Es, Quomodo Cantabimus
Artist: Magnificat – Philip Cave
Composer: Byrd,William
Record Label: Linn
Record Number: CKD417

Track Title: Veni Creator, Benedictus, O Sacrum Convivium
Artist: Vocalconsort Berlin – James Wood
Composer: Gesualdo, Carlo
Record Label: Harmonia Mundi
Record Number: HMC902123

Track Title: Harp Entrada
Artist: Andrew Lawrence-King, Harp
Composer: Henestrosa, Luis Venegas De
Record Label: Harmonia Mundi
Record Number: HMU907316

Track Title: Magnificat Secundi Toni
Artist: Ensemble Vocal Europeen – Philippe Herreweghe
Composer: Cardoso, Manuel
Record Label: Harmonia Mundi
Record Number: HMC901543

Track Title: Magnificat Swv 494
Artist: Collegium Vocale – Philippe Herreweghe
Composer: Schutz, Heinrich
Record Label: Harmonia Mundi
Record Number: HMC901896

Track Title: 4 Duets Bwv 802-805
Artist: Ton Koopman – Dom St.Marien,Freiberg
Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
Record Label: Das Alte Werk
Record Number: 256469281-7

Track Title: Magnificat, Ave Verum Corpus
Artist: Tewkesbury Abbey Schola Cantorum – Benjamin Nicholas
Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Record Label: Delphian
Record Number: DCD34102

Track Title: 3 Hymns
Artist: Choir Of Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral – Mervyn Cousins
Composer: Various
Record Label: Priory
Record Number: PRCD715

Track Title: From Messe En L'Honneur Du Saint-Sacrament
Artist: St John'S College, Cambridge – David Hill
Composer: Jongen, Joseph
Record Label: Hyperion
Record Number: CDA67603

Track Title: Corpus Christi Carol
Artist: St Patrick'S Cathedral, Dublin – Stuart Nicholson
Composer: Britten, Britten
Record Label: Regent
Record Number: REGCD396

Track Title: Corpus Christi Carol
Artist: John Hahessy (Elwes) – Boy Alto, Benjamin Britten – Piano
Composer: Britten, Britten
Record Label: Private
Record Number: PRIVATE

Track Title: Magnificat
Artist: Taize
Composer: Taize
Record Label: Taize



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Presenter: Tim Thurston

Producer: Áine Fay


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