Celestial Dawn

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Celestial Dawn includes sacred music and some secular offerings. 

"Some of the music will be familiar and other pieces are being recorded for the first time; I hope that some of these less well-known pieces might be picked up by other choirs and gain the recognition they deserve.Every piece that we have recorded brings with it a plethora of memories and stories, some of which I will share in these liner notes. It is my hope that this recording might bring you the same joy, peace and reassurance that the music has brought to us over the past two years."
Anna Lapwood


Signum Classics: SIGCD714
Release Date: 8 July 2022

​Tracklist

  1. Cantique - Nadia Boulanger 

  2. Light of the World - John Dankworth 

  3. Magnificat - Wayne Marshall 

  4. Nunc Dimittis - Wayne Marshall 

  5. If With All Your Hearts - Felix Mendelssohn 

  6. O Perfect Love - Harry Thacker Burleigh 

  7. Ubi Caritas - Roxanna Panufnik 

  8. The Seal Lullaby - Eric Whitacre 

  9. O That I Once Past Changing Were - Lennox Berkeley 

  10. Pie Jesu - Lili Boulanger

  11. Drop, Drop, Slow Tears - Richard Shephard 

  12. O For the Wings of a Dove- Felix Mendelssohn arr. Anna Lapwood

  13. Ex Ore Innocentium - John Ireland 

  14. You Know Me - Kristina Arakelyan 

  15. Ave Maria - Johann Sebastian Bach arr. Charles Gounod 

  16. Litany to the Holy Spirit - Ben Ponniah 

  17. I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say - James Devor 

  18. Magnificat (Ely Canticles) - Ben Parry 

  19. Nunc Dimittis (Ely Canticles) - Ben Parry