Sussex Harmony Recordings - Taster

Here are some  unedited recordings of the Quire.  Apart from the fine music the listener will hear the dialogue between Rachel Jordan leading the quire, and quire members before, and sometimes during, each piece.  These will, of course, be edited out of the production CD.

If you wish to express an interest in acquiring a copy of the CD or just want more information please click email or ‘phone Rachel Jordan on 01273 476 837 or Robin Nicholson on 01435 830 934.

Now Christmas is Come

This carol was sung by Sam Willett of Cuckfield and noted down by Lucy Broadwood. The melody is to be found on the EFDSS website.  The 3 part harmonisation (C) is by Rachel Jordan for Sussex Harmony.

Play - Now Christians Awake

Cooke’s Canon number 3

Nathaniel Cooke's 3rd (and last) Canon is taken from 'A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, sung at the Parish Church Brighthelmstone. To which are added Several Canons . . . '

Psalm 23

From Thomas Clarke’s “A set of Psalm tunes ....” 1804.
Transcription (C) Edwin Macadam, Tony Singleton, 1995.

A Hymn from Psalm 150

Composer unknown.   Transcription (C) Edwin Macadam, Tony Singleton, 1995.