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   Allegri
       Miserere - have Mercy upon me - Psalm 51 (Allegri) (Sacred)

1    Miserere - have Mercy upon me - Psalm 51


   Bach
       Jesu Joy of Man's desiring (Bach) (Sacred)

1    Jesu Joy of Man's desiring


2    This is the choral theme, played by a trumpet. It fits contrapuntally with the initial triplet theme, played on the oboes.

       Mass in B minor BWV 232 Credo (Bach) (Sacred)

1    The Credo starts with the tenors accompanied by cellos with a walking bass line.

       Mass in B Minor BWV 232 Et Incarnatus Est (Bach) (Sacred)

1    The altos enter first with this theme, followed contrapuntally by the other voices in turn.

       Mass in B Minor BWV 232 Gloria (Bach) (Sacred)

1    Trumpets start the main theme, later taken up by the chorus

       Mass in B Minor BWV 232 Kyrie Eleison (Bach) (Sacred)

1    Mass in B Minor BWV 232 Kyrie Eleison

       Oh Jesu so Meek (Bach) (Sacred)

1    Main tune


   Bruckner
       Ecce Sacerdos magnus (Bruckner) (Sacred)

1    Main theme starts with open fifths by the choir.


   Byrd
       Ave Verum Corpus (Byrd) (Sacred)

1    Main theme


   Cherubini
       Ave Maria (Cherubini) (Sacred)

1    main theme, soprano entry


   Fauré
       Agnus Dei from requiem (Fauré) (Sacred)

1    The tenor entry in Agnus Dei from requiem


   Franck
       Panis Angelicus (Franck) (Sacred)

1    Main tune


   Gauntlett
       Once in Royal David's City. (Gauntlett) (Sacred)

1    main tune


   Handel
       All We Like Sheep, from the Messiah (Handel) (Sacred)

1    Main tune

       Hallelujah Chorus from the Messiah (Handel) (Sacred)

1    Hallelujah Chorus from the Messiah

       I know that my Redeemer Liveth from Messiah (Handel) (Sacred)

1    I know that my Redeemer Liveth from Messiah

       Joy to the World (Handel) (Sacred)

1    Joy to the World

       Rejoice Greatly, from the Messiah (Handel) (Sacred)

1    Main tune

       While Shepherds Watched their Flocks by Night (Handel) (Sacred)

1    While Shepherds Watched their Flocks by Night

       Worthy is the Lamb, from the Messiah (Handel) (Sacred)

1    Opening tune

       Zadok the Priest (Handel) (Sacred)

1    Zadok the Priest


   Josquin-des-Prez
       Ave Maria (Josquin-des-Prez) (Sacred)

1    First entry by the treble soloist


   Lassus
       Beatus Vir (Lassus) (Sacred)

1    Beatus Vir


   Mendelssohn
       Hark the Herald Angels Sing (Mendelssohn) (Sacred)

1    Main tune


   Mozart
       Ave Verum Corpus K618 (Mozart) (Sacred)

1    Ave Verum Corpus K618


   Palestrina
       Hodie Beata Virgo (Palestrina) (Sacred)

1    A cappella choir.

       Motet - Sicut Cervus (Palestrina) (Sacred)

1    Motet - Sicut Cervus


   Parry
       Jerusalem (Parry) (Sacred)

1    Jerusalem


   Tallis
       Canon on Ravenscroft's Psalter (Tallis) (Sacred)

1    Canon on Ravenscroft's Psalter

       Sancte Deus (Tallis) (Sacred)

1    Opens with bass, counter-tenor, tenor then trebles, highly contrapuntal.

       Spem in Alium - Motet in 40 parts (Tallis) (Sacred)

1    Spem in Alium - Motet in 40 parts


   Various
       1st Noel (Christmas Carol) (Sacred)

1    First Noel (Christmas Carol)

       Alleluia (Sacred)

1    Alleluia

       Angels from the Realms of Glory (Sacred)

1    Verse theme


2    Chorus theme

       Away in a Manger (Sacred)

1    Main tune

       Coventry Carol (Sacred)

1    Main theme

       Ding Dong Merrily on High (Sacred)

1    Verse


2    Chorus

       God Defend New Zealand (Sacred)

1    God Defend New Zealand

       God Rest You Merry Gentlemen (Sacred)

1    Main tune

       God Save the Queen (Sacred)

1    God Save the Queen

       Good King Wenceslas looked out. (Sacred)

1    Main theme

       Holly and the Ivy (Sacred)

1    Holly and the Ivy

       It Came Upon a Midnight Clear (Sacred)

1    main theme

       O Come all ye Faithful (Sacred)

1    O Come all ye Faithful

       O Little Town of Bethlehem (Sacred)

1    Main theme

       Saviour, When in Dust to Thee (Hymn) (Sacred)

1    Saviour, When in Dust to Thee (Hymn)

       Shepherds Awaken (Sacred)

1    Shepherds Awaken

       Silent Night (Sacred)

1    Silent Night

       Unto Us is Born a Son (Sacred)

1    Unto Us is Born a Son


   Vivaldi
       Gloria in excelsis Deo from Gloria in D RV 589 (Vivaldi) (Sacred)

1    The lengthy introduction by the orchestra


2    Entrance of choir

       Laudamus Te (Vivaldi) (Sacred)

1    Laudamus Te

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