Selections from Liverpool Oratorio

see also:
Liverpool Oratorio
The World You're Coming Into (CD single)
Save The Child (CD single)

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by Paul McCartney and Carl Davis
Carl Davis: Orchestra conductor
Malcom Stewart: Orchestra leader, violin solo on "Work" and "Peace"
Anna Cooper: Cor anglais solo on "Father"
Ian Balmain: Trumpet solo on "Father"
Timothy Walden: Cello solo on "Crises"
John Fraser
Executive Producer:
Paul McCartney

Recorded Live: June 28-29, 1991 at Liverpool Cathedral

UK Release: 1992, EMI Classics 7 54642 2

1 Movement I - War (P. McCartney /Carl Davis)   9:41
2 Movement II - School (P. McCartney /Carl Davis) 12:13
3 Movement III - Crypt (P. McCartney /Carl Davis) 10:05
4 Movement IV - Father (abridged) (P. McCartney /Carl Davis)   5:09
5 Movement V - Wedding (P. McCartney /Carl Davis)   8:36
6 Movement VI - Work (abridged) (P. McCartney /Carl Davis)   9:45
7 Movement VII - Crises (abridged) (P. McCartney /Carl Davis) 12:34
8 Movement VIII - Peace (abridged) (P. McCartney /Carl Davis)   9:26


Dame Kiri Te Kanawa: soprano vocals
Sally Burgess: mezzo-soprano vocals
Jerry Hadley: tenor vocals
Willard White: bass vocal
Jeremy Budd: Boy vocal solist on "War", "Crises" and "Peace"
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir & Choristers Of Liverpool Cathedral
Ian Tracy: Chorus master and master of the choristers

Compact Discs