William Vann

Conductor | Pianist

Discography

A Vaughan Williams Christmas

A Vaughan Williams Christmas

Chapel Choir of the Royal Hospital Chelsea
William Vann - director
Hugh Rowlands - organ

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1. Eight Traditional English Carols: And All In The Morning
2. Eight Traditional English Carols: On Christmas Night
3. Eight Traditional English Carols: The Twelve Apostles
4. Eight Traditional English Carols: Down In Yon Forest
5. Eight Traditional English Carols: May Day Carol
6. Eight Traditional English Carols: The Truth Sent From Above
7. Eight Traditional English Carols: The Birth Of The Saviour
8. Eight Traditional English Carols: Wassail Song
9. Two Carols: Come Love We God
10. Two Carols: There Is A Flower
11. The Oxford Book Of Carols: O Little Town Of Bethlehem
12. The Oxford Book Of Carols: The Golden Carol
13. The Oxford Book Of Carols: Wither’s Rocking Hymn
14. The Oxford Book Of Carols: Snow In The Street
15. The Oxford Book Of Carols: Blake’s Cradle Song
16. Nine Carols For Male Voices: God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen
17. Nine Carols For Male Voices: As Joseph Was A-Walking
18. Nine Carols For Male Voices: Mummer’s Carol
19. Nine Carols For Male Voices: The First Nowell
20. Nine Carols For Male Voices: The Lord At First
21. Nine Carols For Male Voices: Coventry Carol
22. Nine Carols For Male Voices: I Saw Three Ships
23. Nine Carols For Male Voices: A Virgin Most Pure
24. Nine Carols For Male Voices: Dives And Lazarus

Earth & Sky: Vaughan Williams Choral Premieres

Earth & Sky: Vaughan Williams Choral Premieres

Chapel Choir of the Royal Hospital Chelsea
William Vann - director
Hugh Rowlands - organ

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Vaughan Williams: 3 Vocal Valses from the Songs of the Wrens
Vaughan Williams: Sound sleep
trad.: The Jolly Ploughboy (arr. R. Vaughan Williams for choir)
Foster, S: Old Folks at Home (arr. R. Vaughan Williams for choir)
trad.: A Farmer’s Boy (arr. R. Vaughan Williams for choir)
trad.: The world it went well with me then (arr. R. Vaughan Williams for choir)
trad.: Tobacco’s but an Indian Weed (arr. R. Vaughan Williams for choir)
Vaughan Williams: The New Commonwealth
Vaughan Williams: O praise the Lord of Heaven
Vaughan Williams: My Soul, Praise the Lord
Vaughan Williams: Little Cloister (As the disciples, when Thy Son had left them)
Vaughan Williams: A Hymn Of Freedom
Vaughan Williams: England, My England
Vaughan Williams: A Call To The Free Nations
Vaughan Williams: The Airmen’s Hymn
Vaughan Williams: A Song of Thanksgiving: Land of Our Birth
Vaughan Williams: Hymn for St. Margaret of Scotland
trad.: 3 Gaelic Songs (arr. R. Vaughan Williams for Choir)

Carols from Chelsea

Carols from Chelsea

Chapel Choir of the Royal Hospital Chelsea
William Vann - director
James Orford - organ
Featuring Chelsea Pensioner George Hatton and Daniel Smith - side-drum

Available for purchase from the shop at the Royal Hospital Chelsea.

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

 

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

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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

Songs of home

Songs of home

Njabulo Madlala - baritone
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
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