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Songs of Praise


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from St. Bernadette's Roman Catholic Church, Belfast.
The Northern Ireland Orchestra
Leader, Maurice Brett
Conducted by Havelock Nelson
Hymns introduced by Edgar Boucher.

Easter Carol (Martin Shaw)
Ye choirs of new Jerusalem (St. Fulber)
Jesus Christ is risen today (Easter Hymn)
Canticle of the Three Children (Gelineau)
While Christ lay dead (Pastheen)
Jesu, joy of man's desiring (Bach)
O give thanks to the Lord (Gelineau)
The head that once was crowned with thorns (St. Magnus)
Lord Jesus, thy dear angel send (Bach)


Soloist: Bernadette Greevy
Organist: Gerald O'Rawe
Musicians: The Northern Ireland Orchestra
Orchestra leader: Maurice Brett
Orchestra conducted by: Havelock Nelson
Presenter: Edgar Boucher
Easter greeting and Blessing: Fr. Patrick McEnroe
Producer: Moore Wasson

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