Recommended Music

Here’s a list of all the songs which I have so far labelled my Song of The Week. Attempting to formulate a list of all the music I loved proved to be impossible, so I hope that you like these weekly pieces. The links over some of the songs listed below will take you to the post which they are featured in. If there’s no link, they weren’t featured in a post, only in the sidebar. My particular favourites are in bold.

Recently Recommended Songs List:

For the Fallen – Douglas Guest
Heyr himna smiður – Árstíðir
Father, hear the prayer we offer (hymn)
All of Me – John Legend and Lindsey Stirling

Angels – The XX

Let Your Light – Ben Abraham

In Angers – Jacko Hooper

Lament for Jerusalem – John Tavener

O Come Emmanuel – Ben Abraham and Guests

Hands be still –  Ólafur Arnalds

Fljótavík – Sigur Rós

Songs of the Week:

156. Stokkseyri – Jónsi & Alex
155. Elegy for Dunkirk – Dario Marianelli (including the hymn Dear Lord and Father of Mankind by John Greenleaf Whittier)
154. Stabat Mater Movement 2 – Paul Mealor & Tenebrae
153. Chimacum Rain – Linda Perhacs
152. Same Love – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
151. Jesu the Very Thought of Thee – Edward Bairstow, sung by The Choir of York Minster
150. We All Complete – Rachel Portman

149. Digital 60s – Broken Fences
148. Be still for the presence of the Lord
147. Ubi Caritas – Paul Mealor

146. Umbrella Beach – Owl City
145. The Way I Love You – Jeff Pianki
144. Ubi Caritas – Phoenix Chorale

143. Come Thou Fount – Paul Cardall
142. Raise Your Voices – Secret Garden
141. Exultate Justi – composed by Ludovico da Viadana, arranged by Carlo Giacco
140. Ben Abraham (covering Bob Dylan) – To Make You Feel My Love
139. Awake – Tunde Baiyewu
138. Corale – Ludovico Einaudi
137. Benedictus – Karl Jenkins’ “The Armed Man: A Mass For Peace”

136. Only the Winds – Ólafur Arnalds
135. The King of Love My Shepherd Is (hymn)
134. I Miss You – Blink 182 (cover by Rod Pires)
133. Sarah Minor – Keaton Henson
132. Anyone Else But You – Juno Soundtrack
131. Come As You Are – Sixteen Cities
130. Holocene – Evan Chapman (covering Bon Iver)

129. Lisbon OH – Bon Iver
128. Crossing the Styx – Garry SchymanRed and Black – Les Misérables
127. The Parting Glass – Ed Sheeran
126. Awake My Soul – Mumford & Sons
125. This – Ed Sheeran

124. Sing – Gary Barlow and the Commonwealth Band & Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas – Wells Cathedral Choir

123. Deep in the meadow from The Hunger Games
122. Atlas Hands – Benjamin Francis Leftwich
121. Where I Come From – Passion Pit
120. Hymn: God of grace and God of glory
119. Shelter – Jars of Clay
118. Remember Me, poem by Christina Rossetti, music by Stephen Chapman
117. Ave Maria – Jesper Kyd
116. Think of how God loves you, sung by Cappella Nova, composed by James MacMillan

115. Hey Man – The Eels
114. Dubstep Violin – Lindsey Stirling – Crystallize
113. Always in my Heart – Georgina, Geraldo & His Orchestra
112. I Giorni – Ludovico Einaudi
111. There She Goes – The La’s
110. Good Life – OneRepublic
109. Morning glory starlit sky – Vanstone (sung by Beverly Hills All Saints’ Church Choir)
108. When You Believe (Multi-Lingual) from The Prince of Egypt
107. Hakuna Matata
106. Ólafur Arnalds – Tunglið
105. Ólafur Arnalds – Near Light

104. Lord make me an instrument of your peace, sung by The Cambridge Singers
103. Come Thou Long Expected Jesus
102. You Gotta Be – Des’ree
101. Praise to the Lord the Almighty
100. La Longue Route – Yann Tiersen
99. Comptine d’un autre ete – Yann Tiersen
98. Leap of Faith – Mark Isham
97. I Wanna Go – Summer Heart
96. Found – Hillsong
95. Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows – Lesley Gore
94. Once in Every Lifetime – Jem
93. Attraversiamo – Dario Marianelli
92. Fireworks and Lanterns – Harry Gregson-Williams

91. O Magnum Mysterium – setting by Morton Lauridsen

90. Dietro Casa – Ludovico Einaudi
89. The Lark Ascending – Vaughan Williams
88. Confutatis maledictis – Mozart
87. Surrexit Dominus Vere
86. A Day at a Time – Ellie Goulding
85. The Annunciation – Mychael Danna
84. O Nata Lux (composed by Thomas Tallis)
83. Closer – Shawn McDonald
82. Jack Dawson’s Luck – James Horner
81. Nocturne – Debussy
80. Lux Aurumque – Eric Whitacre
79. Somewhere in Time – composed by John Barry
78. Jammin – Bob Marley
77. Love Divine – Katherine Jenkins
76. Surfin’ Bird – The Trashmen
75. Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal: A Spotless Rose – Paul Mealor
74. Becoming One of the People-Becoming One with Neytiri – James Horner
73. MMXI – Daniel Waples
72. In the Bleak Midwinter – sung by Gloucester Cathedral Choir
71. Britten: A Hymn to the Virgin
70. La Valse d’Amelie
69. Ballet of the Chicks – Isao Tomita
68. Energy Flow – Ryuichi Sakamoto
67. The Lord Bless You and Keep You (John Rutter) – Westminster Abbey Choir
66. Panis Angelicus
65. Silent, Surrendered – Margaret Rizza
64. Frédéric Chopin’s Ballade #1 in G Minor, Op.23
63. All These Mothers – Mark Isham
62. Sanctus – Berlioz
61. In the Lord – Taizé
60. John Rutter’s A Gaelic Blessing, sung by The Cambridge Singers
59. Perpetuum Mobile – Penguin Café Orchestra
58. To Build a Home – The Cinematic Orchestra
57. Dream – Priscilla Ahn
56. The Crane Dance – Ludovico Einaudi
55. Veloma – Fabrizio Paterlini
54. Lord of all hopefulness hymn
53. My Love is Always Here – Alexandre Desplat and Gerard McCann
52. We Move Lightly – Dustin O’Halloran
51. Hine e Hine – Hayley Westenra
50. Arrival of the Birds – The Cinematic Orchestra
49. Harry Potter 1 Theme Tune
48. Agnus Dei from “Petite Messe Solennelle” – Gioachino Rossini
47. Gloria in excelsis Deo – Vivaldi
46. O thou not made with hands – Francis Turner Palgrave, 1867
45. You Raise Me Up – Aled Jones
44. Ancora – Ludovico Einaudi
43. Dream Catch Me – Newton Faulkner
42. In The World To Change The World – Evelyn Glennie & Fred Frith
41. Life’s A Beach – David Lowe
40. Beautiful Things – Gungor
39. Classical Piano Suite No.5 – Beethoven
38. Ubi Caritas et Amor – Maurice Durufle
37. Love divine, all loves excelling
36. Latitud De Amor – Darian Stavans
35. Through Heaven’s Eyes – Brian Stokes Mitchell
34. Silence
33. Symphony No. 6 in B minor – Tchaikovsky
32. Spem in Alium, composed by Thomas Tallis
31. A Little Prayer – Evelyn Glennie & Fred Frith
30. Teenage Dream – Glee Cast
29. Be Still My Soul (David Tolk)
27 & 28. Common Ground – Andy McKee & Come down O Love divine
26. Rachmaninoff: Vespers – Now Let Thy Servant Depart
25. Abwoon (our Father) – Lisa Gerrard & Patrick Cassidy
24. Eros – Ludovico Einaudi
23. Silens Nox – Mychael Danna
22. Music of the Night – Katherine Jenkins
21. Frédéric Chopin – Prelude in E-Minor (op.28 no. 4)
20. Oltremare – Ludovico Einaudi
19. The Shepherd’s Gift – Mychael Danna
18. In the bleak midwinter
17. Twilight – Roy Todd
16. We Have A Dream
14 & 15. Sleepsong & Prayer – Secret Garden
13. Seashell – Scala & Kolacny Brothers
12. Going Home
11. Dreams – Yiruma
10. Art of Motion – Andy McKee
9. Blame it on the Boogie – Jackson Five
8. I Believe – Katherine Jenkins with Andrea Bocelli
7. H Soft Escape – The Age of Rockets
6. A Touching Place
5. The Snow Prelude No.15 – Ludovico Einaudi
4. Oh How I Love Jesus
3. Don’t Make Me Wait – This World Fair
2. The4Points – thebandwithnoname
1. Abide With Me

2 Responses to Recommended Music

  1. Paul says:

    Great – no 16 will be sung at All Age next month !

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