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The Royal wedding [videorecording]

Title
The Royal wedding [videorecording] / BBC Enterprises, Ltd. ; producer, Michael Lumley.
Publication
Ridgefield, N.J. : Electric Video Inc., c1981.

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Description
1 videocassette (115 min.) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Uniform Title
  • Bible. Corinthians, 1st, XIII.
  • God save the King.
Subjects
Note
  • The celebration of the marriage of His Royal Highness Charles, Prince of Wales, to Lady Diana Spencer on July 29, 1981. Includes the procession to St. Paul's Cathedral, the wedding ceremony, and the balcony appearance at Buckingham Palace, with footage of Queen Elizabeth and various other members of the royal family.
  • Program notes ([2] p.) inserted in container.
Contents
  • The wedding service. The arrival of the bride: Fanfare: (at the west door) "Royale" / Major W. Jackson (State Trumpeters ; Major Antony Richards, cond.) -- The bridal procession: Trumpet voluntary (The prince of Denmark's march) / Jeremiah Clarke ; arr. C. Dearnley & D. Willcocks (Christopher Dearnley, organ ; orch. cond. by David Willcocks) -- Hymn: Christ is made the sure foundation / tune: Westminster Abbey / Henry Purcell ; words: J.M. Neale (choirs, congregation & organ) -- Introduction (The Very Rev. Alan Webster, Dean of St. Paul's) -- The marriage service (The Most Rev. & Right Hon. Robert Runcie, Lord Archbishop of Canterbury) -- Anthem: Let the people praise Thee, O God / music: William Mathias ; text: Psalm 67 (Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral ; Gentlemen and Children of H.M. Chapels Royal ; Christopher Dearnley, organ ; Barry Rose, cond.) -- Lesson: I Corinthians XIII (The Rt. Hon. George Thomas, Speaker of the House of Commons) -- Address (The Lord Archbishop of Canterbury) -- Anthem: I was glad [ms. 1-51] / music: Sir Hubert Parry ; words: Psalm 122:1-3 (Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral ; Gentlemen and Children of H.M. Chapels Royal ; Christopher Dearnley, organ ; Fanfare Trumpeters of the Royal Military School of Music ; Barry Rose, cond.)
  • Lesser litany: Versicles and responses / Christopher Dearnley (The Rev. Michael Moxon, Sacrist of St. Paul's Cathedral, officiant ; Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral ; Gentlemen and Children of H.M. Chapels Royal ; Richard Popplewell, cond.) -- Prayers and blessing (The Rt. Rev and Rt. Hon. The Lord Coggan of Canterbury and Sissinghurst ; His Eminence Cardinal George Basil Hume, Archbishop of Westminster ; The Rt. Rev. Andrew Doig, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland ; The Rev. Harry Williams, Community of the Resurrection, Mirfield) -- Hymn: I vow to thee my country / tune: Thaxted / Gustav Holst (from Jupiter, The Planets suite) ; words: Sir Cecil Spring-Rice (choirs, congregation & organ) -- Blessing (The Lord Archbishop of Canterbury) -- Amen / Orlando Gibbons (Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral ; Gentlemen and Children of H.M. Chapels Royal ; Richard Popplewell, cond.) -- The national anthem / arr. David Willcocks (Bach Choir ; Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral ; Gentlemen and Children of H.M. Chapels Royal ; Christopher Dearnley, organ ; Fanfare Trumpeters of the Royal Military School of Music ; orch. cond. by Sir David Willcocks)
  • During the signing of the register: March from Occasional oratorio / G.F. Handel (Christopher Dearnley, organ) ; Excerpts from the oratorio, Samson / G.F. Handel: Let the bright seraphim (Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano ; John Wallace, trumpet ; John Scott, organ continuo) ; Let their celestial concerts all unite (Bach Choir ; orch. cond. by Sir David Willcocks) -- The procession of the bride and bridegroom: Fanfare (from the Whispering Gallery): "Rejoicing" / Major Antony Richards (State Trumpeters ; Major Richards, cond.) ; Pomp and circumstance no. 4 [ms. 1-106] / Sir Edward Elgar ; arr. D. Willcocks (orch. cond. by Sir Colin Davis).
Call Number
*LVH 182 (CF)
Title
The Royal wedding [videorecording] / BBC Enterprises, Ltd. ; producer, Michael Lumley.
Imprint
Ridgefield, N.J. : Electric Video Inc., c1981.
Performer
Tom Fleming, narrator ; with various performers, clergy, and congregation ; orchestra for the wedding service comprised of members of the English Chamber Orchestra, the Philharmonia Orchestra, and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
Local Note
Detailed contents from LP: *LSRX 12573. Also cataloged in Atlas.
Added Author
Charles, Prince of Wales, 1948-
Diana, Princess of Wales, 1961-1997.
Fleming, Tom, 1927-2010. Narrator
Richards, Anthony J. (Conductor)
Dearnley, Christopher, 1930- Arranger. Performer
Willcocks, David, 1919-2015. Conductor
Willcocks, David, 1919-2015. Arranger
Webster, Alan, 1918-
Runcie, Robert A. K. (Robert Alexander Kennedy), 1921-
Rose, Barry, 1934- Conductor
Thomas, George, 1909-1997
Moxon, Michael, Rev.
Popplewell, Richard. Conductor
Coggan, Donald, 1909-
Hume, Basil, 1923-
Doig, Andrew B., 1914-
Williams, Harry, Rev.
Te Kanawa, Kiri. Performer
Wallace, John, 1949- Performer
Scott, John, 1956- Performer
Davis, Colin, 1927- Conductor
Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-
Philip, Prince, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1921-2021.
Elizabeth, Queen, consort of George VI, King of Great Britain, 1900-2002.
Andrew, Prince, Duke of York, 1960-
Edward, Prince, Earl of Wessex, 1964-
Margaret, Princess, Countess of Snowdon, 1930-2002.
Spencer, Edward John Spencer, Earl, 1924-1992.
Jackson, Walter. Fanfare: Royale.
Clarke, Jeremiah, 1669?-1707. Suites, orchestra, D major. Prince of Denmark's march; arranged.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. Westminster Abbey.
Mathias, William. Let the people praise thee, O God.
Parry, C. Hubert H. (Charles Hubert Hastings), 1848-1918. I was glad. Selections.
Dearnley, Christopher, 1930- Versicles and responses.
Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934. Planets. Jupiter. Selections; arranged.
Gibbons, Orlando, 1583-1625. Great King of Gods Amen.
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Occasional oratorio. Marche; arranged.
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Samson. Let the bright seraphim.
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Samson. Let their celestial concerts all unite.
Richards, Anthony J. (Conductor). Fanfare: Rejoicing.
Elgar, Edward, 1857-1934. Pomp and circumstance. No. 4. Selections.
State Trumpeters of the Life Guards (Great Britain) Performer
Royal Opera House (London, England). Orchestra. Performer
English Chamber Orchestra. Performer
Philharmonia Orchestra (London, England) Performer
St. Paul's Cathedral (London, England). Choir. Performer
Great Britain. Chapel Royal. Choir. Performer
Royal Military School of Music. Fanfare Trumpeters. Performer
Bach Choir (London, England) Performer
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Added Title
Bible. Corinthians, 1st, XIII.
God save the King.
Research Call Number
*LVH 182 (CF) Program notes on file..
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