Leighton: Crucifixus pro nobis; Missa brevis

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COMPOSERS: Leighton
LABELS: Hyperion Helios
ALBUM TITLE: Leighton: Cathedral Music
WORKS: Crucifixus pro nobis; Missa brevis
PERFORMER: Neil Mackie, Andrew Lucas, St Paul’s Cathedral Choir, John Scott
CATALOGUE NO: CDH 55195
There’s a fine line

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here between joy

and metaphorical

fist-shaking – and

between thrilling and

noisy singing, sometimes crossed

on this disc. The quieter pieces

come across particularly movingly.

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William Whitehead