Mathias - Choral Music: A May Magnificat, etc; Learsongs; Riddles




Choral music by major Welsh composer William Mathias (1934-92) performed by St John's Voices & The Gentlemen of St John's directed by Graham Walker. Includes 2 world premiere recordings (*). Recorded 22-24.3.2019, St John's College Chapel Cambridge. Naxos, 2020.

A Babe is born op.55 - with Hugh Crook (organ)

Jesus College Canticles op.53 - with Shanna Hart (organ)

Learsongs* (1988) - with Glen Dempsey & Aïda Lahlou (pianos)

Y Nefoedd sydd yn datgan gogoniant Duw - with Hugh Crook (organ)

Ave verum corpus (1992) - with Shanna Hart (organ)

Riddles* (1987) - with Marie-Noëlle Kendall (piano) & David Ellis (bells)

A May Magnificat op.79 no.2 - with David Ellis (chimes)