The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee – Royal Music from Westminster Abbey
In celebration of Her Majesty
A superb collection of fanfares and anthems from Westminster Abbey in honour of Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee. The works selected for this disc comprise a range of music from official royal events, beginning with her wedding and coronation to the present day. The Abbey Choir shines under the magnificent direction of Martin Neary, punctuated by the splendor of the London Brass, as organists Martin Baker and Iain Simcock fill the sacred space with sonorous delight.
Reviews of previous collections of this repertoire:
“A reminder of the lovely sound of the Westminster Abbey Choir under Martin Neary.” – John Barnard, Hymn Society
“Gorgeous recording” – Donald Vroon, American Record Guide
“The organ is heard in all its magnificence and the brass bring their own gifts of majesty and colour.” – Gramophone