St Paul’s Christmas Concert

Recorded for RPO records at All Saints Church, Tooting, London, on 13, 15, 16 July 1992.


  • Choir of St Paul’s Cathedral
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • John Scott, conductor


  • Arnold arr. Christopher Palmer: Fantasy on Christmas Carols (The Holly and Ivy)
  • Bach: Sleeper Wake
  • Grainger arr. Dana Perna: The Sussex Mummers’ Christmas Carol
  • Tchaikovsky: A Legend from ’16 Songs for Children’ Op.54 No.5
  • Howells: A spotless Rose
  • Delius: Sleigh Ride
  • Praetorius: The Noble Stem of Jesse
  • Brahms: Es ist ein Rose entsprungen
  • Rozsa arr. Christopher Palmer: A Christmas Sequence
  • Warlock: Bethlehem Down
  • Howells: A Maid Peerless
  • Britten: A New Year Carol
  • Vaughn Williams: In Bethlehem City
  • Hadley arr. Christopher Palmer: I Sing of a Maiden
  • Holst: Christmas Day

John Scott (1956-2015)