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The Best of the King’s Singers

Label: Signum (SIGCD297) | Year: 2012

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To celebrate the 15th anniversary of Signum Classics, this 2-disc compilation includes tracks from thirteen previous releases on the label. With one disc of classical repertoire including works by Gesualdo, Sibelius and Part and a second disc of lighter repertoire including tracks from GRAMMY award winning album Simple Gifts this CD is an survey of some of The King’s Singers most popular recordings.


Track Listing

  1. Disc One
  2. Onnis on inimene Cyrillus Kreek 2:11
  3. Gloria William Byrd 5:53
  4. In Monte Oliveti Carlo Gesualdo 4:42
  5. Bogoroditsye Dyevo Arvo Part 1:03
  6. Civitas sancti tui William Byrd 5:06
  7. The Lamb John Tavener 3:23
  8. Mon Dieu, j'ai en toi esperance - Psalm 7 Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck 4:38
  9. My heart is a holy place Patricia Van Ness 4:02
  10. Versa est in luctum Juan Gutierrez de Padilla 3:24
  11. In ieiunio et fletu Diogo Dias Melgas 2:50
  12. Shir hama'a lot. Ashrei koi yere - Psalm 128 Salamone Rossi Hebreo 3:53
  13. Esti Dal Zoltan Kodaly 3:16
  14. Rakastava Jean Sibelius 7:45
  15. Calme des Nuits Camille Saint-Saens 3:12
  16. Music, When Soft Voices Die Edward Bairstow 2:14
  17. Lightly she whipped o'er the dales John Mundy 3:13
  18. The Silver Swan Orlando Gibbons 1:46
  19. Days, from Even such is time Bob Chilcott 1:59
  20. Lux Aurumque Eric Whitacre 3:41
  21. Shall I Compare Thee...? Libby Larsen 3:00
  22. Disc Two
  23. Lullabye - Goodnight, my angel Billy Joel 4:04
  24. You are the new day John David 2:40
  25. She's always a woman to me Billy Joel 3:22
  26. Greensleeves Trad. English 3:03
  27. Valparaiso Sting 3:49
  28. Hide and Seek Imogen Heap 5:12
  29. Home Michael Buble, Amy Foster-Gillies, Alan Chang 3:53
  30. Straighten up and fly right Nat King Cole, Irving Mills 4:08
  31. The gift to be simple Trad. American 2:09
  32. Blue Skies Irving Berlin 3:26
  33. Recipe for Love Harry Connick, Jr 3:07
  34. Hallelujah Leonard Cohen 5:03
  35. Swing low, sweet chariot Trad. American 3:02
  36. I'm yours Jason Mraz 3:39
  37. Silent Love Mia Makaroff 3:26
  38. Blackbird John Lennon, Paul McCartney 2:49
  39. After the Goldrush Neil Young 3:06
  40. Out of the woods Sinead Lohan 4:12
  41. Swimming over London Bob Chilcott, Charles Bennett 3:12
  42. Steal away Trad. Spiritual 2:56

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