Our CDs

Music from the St. Thomas's Choirs

To order, please contact the choirs through the church office at saintthomas@rogers.com.

CDs are $15 each or 2 for $25.

THE FLOWER OF JESSE | Music for Advent and Christmas

The Flower of Jesse was recorded in 2009 and features favourite choral and organ music for Advent and Christmas from St. Thomas's.

1 Variations sur un Noël bourguignon | André Fleury | John Tuttle, organ 

2 The Flower of Jesse | Derek Holman | Evensong Choir

Suzanne Coultes, soprano; Bryan Martin, baritone

3 La Nativité (Poèmes évangéliques) | Jean Langlais | John Tuttle, organ 

4 Kyrie from Missa ad praesepe | George Malcolm | Solemn Eucharist Choir

5 Gloria from Missa ad praesepe | George Malcolm | Solemn Eucharist Choir

Jennifer McCallum and Suzanne Coultes, sopranos

6 Lobt Gott, ihr Christen, allzugleich, BWV 609 | J.S. Bach | Elizabeth Anderson, organ

7 Quem pastores laudavere | 14th c. German carol, arr. John Rutter | Solemn Eucharist Choir

8 Den die Hirten lobten sehre | Helmut Walcha | Elizabeth Anderson, organ

9 Sanctus from Missa ad praesepe | George Malcolm | Solemn Eucharist Choir

10 Benedictus from Missa ad praesepe | George Malcolm | Solemn Eucharist Choir

11 Vom Himmel hoch, da komm’ ich her | Johann Pachelbel | Elizabeth Anderson, organ

12 Gabriel’s message | Basque carol, arr. Edgar Pettman | Evensong Choir

13 In dulci jubilo | Marcel Dupré | Elizabeth Anderson, organ

14 In the bleak mid-winter | Harold Darke | Solemn Eucharist Choir  James Tuttle, tenor

15 Agnus Dei from Missa ad praesepe | George Malcolm | Solemn Eucharist Choir

16 Noël nouvelet | Traditional French carol, arr. Stephen Jackson | Evensong Choir

Suzanne Coultes, soprano

17 A child is born in Bethlehem | Grayston Ives | Evensong Choir  Suzanne Coultes, soprano

18 Noël étranger sur les jeux d’anches sans tremblant et en duo | Louis Claude D’Aquin | 

Elizabeth Anderson, organ

 

Gladdening Light

Gladdening Light was recorded in 2005. It features and three choirs in a representative sampling of the mass and canticle settings, motets and anthems sung to enhance worship throughout the liturgical year at St. Thomas's. 

1  Alleluyas | Simon Preston

2  O King all glorious | Healey Willan

3  Kyrie, from Missa Brevis | Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina 

4  Justorum animae | Charles Villiers Stanford 

5  Elegi abjectus esse | Peter Philips 

6  Rorate coeli desuper | William Byrd 

7  Ave Maria | Anton Bruckner

8  The Flower of Jesse | Derek Holman

9  Surge, illuminare | Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

10  Sanctus and Benedictus, from Missa Brevis | Zoltán Kodály

11  Prayer to Jesus | George Oldroyd

12  Aurora lucis rutilat | Orlandus Lassus

13  Agnus Dei, from Missa Brevis I | Andrew Ager

14  I will not leave you comfortless | William Byrd

15  O quam suavis | Peter Philips

16  Hymn of the Cherubim | Sergei Rachmaninoff

17-18  The Salisbury Canticles | Richard Lloyd 

19  Hail, gladdening light | Charles Wood

20  I sat down under his shadow | Edward C. Bairstow 

21  Litanies | Jehan Alain