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The English Songbook (1999, original release: 1999)
(Music CD)


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Published: New York, N.Y. : EMI Classics, [1999] ℗1999
Description:  1 audio disc (69 min.) : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in
Language:  English

EMI: 7243 5 56830 2 1 (on container: CDC 7243 5 56830 2 1)

Songs for voice and piano; Brigg Fair for solo voice and chorus; The death of Queen Jane and The little turtle dove for voice alone

Compact disc

Program and biographical notes and song texts (17 p. : ill.) inserted in container

Ian Bostridge, tenor ; Julius Drake, piano ; Polyphony ; Stephen Layton, conductor

Recorded Feb.-Mar. 1999, Abbey Road Studios, London

La belle dame sans merci / Sleep ; I will go with my father a-ploughing / Cloths of heaven / To Gratiana dancing and singing / To Lucasta, on going to the wars / Twilight fancies / Orpheus with his lute / Jillian of Berry ; Cradle song / Dance continued / Linden Lea ; Silent noon / My love's an arbutus / Death of Queen Jane / No longer mourn for me / Since we loved / Salley Gardens / Rest, sweet nymphs / Come away, death ; Now sleeps the crimson petal / Bold William Taylor ; Brigg Fair / Little turtle dove /

Charles Villiers Stanford -- Ivor Gurney -- Thomas Dunhill -- William Denis Browne -- Arthur Somervell -- Frederick Delius -- Edward German -- Peter Warlock -- Gerald Finzi -- Ralph Vaughan Williams -- old Irish air edited & arr. by C.V. Stanford -- anon. ; collected by Cecil Sharp -- C. Hubert H. Parry -- Gerald Finzi -- Irish tune arr. by Benjamin Britten -- Peter Warlock -- Roger Quilter -- Percy Aldridge Grainger -- anon. ; collected by Cecil Sharp

Related Searches:
Songs (High voice) with piano.
Songs (High voice), Unaccompanied
Folk songs, English.
Compact discs
AHML Music CD collection -- World

Additional Credits:
Drake, Julius, 1959- instrumentalist
Layton, Stephen, conductor
Stanford, Charles Villiers, 1852-1924.
Gurney, Ivor, 1890-1937.
Gurney, Ivor, 1890-1937.
Dunhill, Thomas F. 1877-1946. (Thomas Frederick),
Browne, W. Denis 1888-1915. (William Denis),
Somervell, Arthur, 1863-1937.
Delius, Frederick, 1862-1934.
German, Edward, 1862-1936.
Warlock, Peter, 1894-1930.
Warlock, Peter, 1894-1930.
Finzi, Gerald, 1901-1956.
Vaughan Williams, Ralph, 1872-1958.
Vaughan Williams, Ralph, 1872-1958.
Stanford, Charles Villiers, 1852-1924.
Parry, C. Hubert H. 1848-1918. (Charles Hubert Hastings),
Finzi, Gerald, 1901-1956.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976.
Warlock, Peter, 1894-1930.
Quilter, Roger, 1877-1953.
Quilter, Roger, 1877-1953.
Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961.
Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961.
Polyphony (Choral ensemble),

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