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GERALD FENECH

'... one of the discs of the year as far as choral music is concerned ...'

Advent at Merton. Choir of Merton College, Oxford. Benjamin Nicholas, Peter Phillips. © 2012 Delphian Records Ltd

As the Christmas discs start rolling in, one is usually spoilt for choice regarding music for this time of the year. So when this fabulous disc popped through my letterbox, I was more than enthused by the prospect of the Merton College Choir singing select pieces in relation to Advent.

The first six pieces are varied and include music by Matthew Martin, William Byrd, James MacMillan and Michael Praetorius...

Copyright © 3 December 2012 Gerald Fenech,
Gzira, Malta

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ADVENT AT MERTON

DELPHIAN RECORDS LTD

CHRISTMAS

WILLIAM BYRD

JAMES MACMILLAN

JOHN TAVENER

CECILIA MCDOWALL

TOMAS LUIS DE VICTORIA

CHORAL MUSIC

OXFORD

UNITED KINGDOM

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