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Descants from Trinity

Recorded 12-14 January 1996. Released April 1997 (Conifer Classics); re-issued October 2009 (Sony).

A selection of 21 single and double descants written by Richard Marlow for familiar hymns. Re-issued in 2009 by Sony as ‘Hymns from Trinity’. A further, newly-recorded anthology of descants was released by the Choir in 2000 on GMN under the title of > Hymns and Descants.

This album (presented with its Sony re-issue cover artwork) is available on Spotify: use the embedded player below to listen to track previews; click on the album title to listen to the album in full on Spotify.


Sony Music / Conifer Classics 75605512872


  • The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge
  • Christopher Allsop, Andrew Lamb (Organ Scholars)
  • Richard Marlow (Conductor)