Englishman John Cook (1918-1984) worked in the church and in the
theatre, relocating to Canada in 1954 as organist-choirmaster at St.
Paul's Cathedral, London, Ontario and musical director of the
Stratford, Ontario, Shakespeare Festival. He was organist-choirmaster
at Church of the Advent, Boston, Massachusetts, 1962-68, where this CD
is recorded on the famous 1935 Aeolian-Skinner organ. Soprano Sandra
Stuart sings The Carols.
Improvisation on Veni Creator Spiritus
Invocation and Allegro Giojoso
The Carols: A Babe is Born, Gabriel's Message, God is Ascended (Sandra
Paean on Divinum Mysterium
Five Studies in the Form of a Sonata