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Album

A Festival of Lessons and Carols directed by Boris Ord (The ‘original' 1954 recording)

Various artists

23 SONGS • 52 MINUTEN • NOV 23 2015

1
Spoken Introduction
01:23
2
Processional Hymn: Once In Royal David's City (feat. Boris Ord, Hugh McLean & Rodney Williams)
03:49
3
The Bidding Prayer
01:35
4
Invitatory (from ‘The Christmas Oratorio') (feat. Boris Ord, Hugh McLean, Nigel Rogers & Michael West)
03:23
5
First Lesson: God announceth in the Garden of Eden that the seed of woman shall bruise the serpent's head
01:49
6
Carol: Ding Dong, Ding (feat. Boris Ord)
01:13
7
Carol: Flos de Radice Jesse (feat. Boris Ord)
02:25
8
Second Lesson: Christ's birth and kingdom are foretold by Esaias
01:04
9
Carol: God rest you Merry, Gentlemen (feat. Boris Ord & Hugh McLean)
02:02
10
Carol: In Dulci Jubilo (feat. Boris Ord)
03:50
11
Third Lesson: The Angel Gabriel saluteth the Blessed Virgin Mary
01:47
12
Carol: Hail! Blessed Virgin Mary (feat. Boris Ord)
02:05
13
Fourth Lesson: St. Matthew telleth of Christ's Holy Birth
01:31
14
Carol: A Virgin most Pure (feat. Boris Ord)
02:53
15
Fifth Lesson: The Shepherds go unto the Manger
01:45
16
Hymn: While Shepherds watched (feat. Boris Ord & Hugh McLean)
02:54
17
Carol: The Shepherd's Cradle Song (feat. Boris Ord)
03:49
18
Sixth Lesson: The Wise Men are led by the Star to Jesus
01:53
19
Carol: The Three Kings (feat. Boris Ord & John Walker)
02:39
20
Seventh Lesson: St. John unfoldeth the great mystery of the Incarnation
01:04
21
Carol: The Infant King (feat. Boris Ord)
02:35
22
Prayer and Amen (feat. Boris Ord)
01:14
23
Hymn: O Come, All ye Faithful (feat. Boris Ord & Hugh McLean)
03:30
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