HALIFAX, WEST YORKSHIRE, UK
Coronation Anthems by George Frideric Handel
Composed in 1727 for the accession of George II on 29 October 1727.
I was glad by Hubert Parry
Composed for the coronation of Edward VII in 1902 and revised for that of George V in 1910.
Behold, O God, our defender by Herbert Howells
Composed in 1952 for the coronation service of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953.
Psalm 23 (D706) by Franz Schubert
Composed in 1820 and used at the wedding of Princess Margaret to Antony Armstrong-Jones in 1960.
Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace by Samuel Wesley
Composed in 1850 and used at the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953
Set me as a seal by William Walton
Composed in 1938 for the wedding of Ivor Guest (son of Lady Alice Wimborne) and used at the wedding of Prince William to Catherine Middleton in 2011.
Laudate Dominum by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Composed in 1780 and used at the wedding of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson in 1986.
Hear my prayer by Henry Purcell
Composed c.1682 most likely for use in the Chapel Royal.
Ubi caritas by Maurice Duruflé
Composed in 1960 and used at the wedding of Prince Edward and Sophie Rhys-Jones in 1999.
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