Presented by the highly respected ABC radio presenter Christopher Lawrence, Symphonic Hymns of the Forefathers takes a musical journey through England to explore and rediscover the music and hymns of the English Church from the 18th and 19th Centuries. The stories of the forefathers of English Hymnology are told through superb new symphonic orchestral and choir recordings, arranged and conducted by Paul Terracini. Symphonic Hymns of the Forefathers is a pilgrimage through some of these hymns and their architectural homes – the music and places that have fortified generations of worshippers. Featured Hymns: Holy, Holy, Holy; Hanover; When I Survey The Wonderous Cross; Crown Him With Many Crowns; St. Denio; St. Clement; The King of Love. In addition to the television series, this DVD features a Special Music Presentation - a celebration in sight and sound of a further five hymns: Richmond; Yorkshire; Cwm Rhondda; Fairest Lord Jesus; Aurelia.