Herbert Howells

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Herbert Howells (1892-1983) was a British composer of music in a modally based, folk-inspired style known as "English pastoralist."
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
A Spotless Rose, for chorus 1919 Choral
Like as the Hart Desireth the Waterbrooks (Psalm 42), anthem for chorus 1941 Choral
Take Him, Earth, for Cherishing, motet on the death of President Kennedy for chorus 1964 Choral
Here Is the Little Door, carol-anthem for chorus 1918 Choral
Sing Lullaby, carol-anthem for chorus 1918 Choral
Requiem, for soprano, 2 tenors, bass & chorus 1936 Choral
All my hope on God is founded (tune: Michael), for chorus 193? Choral
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (for St. Paul's Cathedral) 1950 Choral
Hymnus Paradisi for soprano, tenor, chorus & orchestra 1938 Choral
Psalm Preludes for organ, Set 1, Op. 32 1915 Keyboard
Te Deum and Jubilate, for chorus & organ (Collegium Regale) 1944 Choral
Salve Regina, for chorus Choral
Master Tallis' Testament Choral
Long, Long Ago, for chorus 1959 Choral
Rhapsody for organ in C sharp minor, Op. 17/3 1919 Keyboard
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis, for chorus & organ (Collegium Regale) 1945 Choral
Gloucester Service Choral
King David for voice & piano Vocal Music
Howells' Clavichord, complete (Books 1 & 2) 1929 Keyboard
Hymn for St Cecilia, for chorus 1959 Choral
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