William Vann

Conductor | Pianist

Discography

Carols from Chelsea

Carols from Chelsea

Chapel Choir of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, William Vann (Director), James Orford (Organ) with Chelsea Pensioner George Hatton and Daniel Smith (side-drum)

Adam – O Holy Night
Anderson, Leroy – Sleigh Ride
Bach, J S – Chorale Prelude BWV729 ‘In dulci jubilo’
Berlin, I – White Christmas
Brahms – Chorale Prelude Op. 122 No. 8 ‘Es ist ein Ros entsprungen’
Darke – In the Bleak Midwinter
Gardner, John – Tomorrow shall be my dancing day
Gauntlett – Once in Royal David’s city
Gruber, F – Stille Nacht
Head, M – The Little Road to Bethlehem
Howells – A Spotless Rose
Ireland – The Holy Boy
Pott – Hodie Christus natus est
Rutter – Dormi, Jesu
trad. – God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
trad. – O little town of Bethlehem
trad. – Ding dong! merrily on high
Vaughan Williams – The truth sent from above
Warlock – Benedicamus Domino

will be available for purchase from the shop at the Royal Hospital Chelsea from 28th October.

 

Purer than Pearl

Purer than Pearl

Mary Bevan (soprano), Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano), Nicky Spence (tenor), Johnny Herford (baritone), Thomas Gould (violin), William Vann (piano)

Summum Bonum
Crossing the Bar
Wishes
Spinning Song
Lollipop’s Song
Rumpelstiltskin’s Song
Linden Lea
The Last Invocation
The Love-Song of the Birds
How cold the wind doth blow
Dirge for Fidele
It was a Lover and his Lass
Searching for Lambs
The Lawyer
The Poisoned Kiss: eight songs
 All songs by Ralph Vaughan Williams

Available from the RVW Society website

Songs of home

Songs of home

Njabulo Madlala (baritone) and William Vann (piano)

  1. Thula Sizwe
  2. Malaika
  3. Lakutshon’ Ilanga
  4. Thula Mama…Thula Sana
  5. Allerseelen
  6. Heimliche Aufforderung
  7. Morgen!
  8. Liebesbotschaft
  9. Wandrers Nachtlied II, D768
  10. Thula Gugu Lami
  11. Belsazar
  12. Du Bist Wie Eine Blume
  13. Thula S’thandwa Sami
  14. Go Lovely Rose
  15. O Mistress Mine
  16. Linden Lea
  17. Let Beauty Awake
  18. King David
  19. Deep River
  20. Baxabene Oxamu
  21. Qongqothwane
  22. Shosholoza
  23. Nkosi Sikelel’ IAfrica
£10.00 (UK only, please request price for overseas sales)