This recording makes use of the East West sound sample library:
This is the original chamber version [recorded here live]:
The original scoring for the Advent Carol Succession was, for practical reasons, quite minimal: flute [doubling piccolo], clarinet [doubling bass clarinet], violoncello and [for certain parts only] the organ. The singers and players for this performance were:
We only had a limited amount of time to put this complex work together and this recording is testament to how well everyone did. We had been due to record the larger version [with orchestra] in January 2010, but the event was cancelled - see notes.