Exite Fideles

  • postlude on Adeste Fideles for organ

  • Duration 4' 30"

this piece was first performed at a Society for the Promotion of New Music composition workshop with David Goode


available for sale from this website
each copy for GBP7.00 or USD14.00

PLEASE NOTE there are 6 chorale-based solo organ works in Paul Ayres's catalogue:
Es ist ein Ros
Exite Fideles
Herzlich tut mich verlangen
The Lord's my Shepherd
Veni, creator Spiritus
Wie schoen leuchtet der Morgenstern
when ordered separately, the total price is GBP26 or USD52; but a special price of GBP19 or USD38 applies for this "six-pack" (music sent as PDFs/otherwise postage extra): email paulayres@clara.net to take advantage of this offer!


recorded (2005) by organist Roger Sayer at Rochester Cathedral (Regent Records: English Cathedral Series, vol XIII, REGCD227)


Another highlight is the world première recording of the brilliant jazz-inspired postlude on "Adeste Fideles", "Exite Fideles" by the British composer Paul Ayres. I am no prophet but I predict you will be hearing much more of this piece. [review of Roger Sayer's recording, by Steven Whitehead on http://www.crossrhythms.co.uk]


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broadcast on Classic FM, December 2008