Released on the Classic FM/Decca label in January 2013, this CD is a collection of Howard’s most popular works together with some new compositions including the title track – Inspired – which features the voice of Craig Ogden.  Other artists on the album include Noah Stewart, Laura Wright and The Enchanted Voices.

The second half of this CD is devoted to a the world première recording of Howard’s 10-part oratorio written in 2011 for the 400th Anniversary of the King James Bible – Every Purpose Under Heaven.

A live web-chat about the CD was held at Classic FM on Wednesday 16th January 2013, a transcription of which can be found here.

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Reviews of the CD can be found here.

Below is a track list with the opportunity to listen to extracts of each track by clicking on the title:

  1. Inspired
  2. Ecce homo
  3. Piano Fantasy: Tongue-Tied
  4. Agnus Dei
  5. Shackleton’s Cross
  6. Pro alios curantibus
  7. Psalm 23
  8. Nocturnes
  9. Blackadder Went Forth
    Every Purpose Under the Heaven (The King James Bible Oratorio)
  10. In the Beginning
  11. There is a Season
  12. I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes
  13. Thee and Me
  14. Fulfilled in One Word
  15. I Was a Stranger
  16. Blessed
  17. Never Faileth
  18. The Light of the World
  19. A New Heaven, A New Earth
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