Annotation

Recorded at Christ's Hospital School, Horsham, West Sussex, UK: 21-23 November 2006

Annotation last modified on 2008-05-15 21:33 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 On Wenlock Edge: On Wenlock Edge
Ralph Vaughan Williams 3:33
2 On Wenlock Edge: From Far, From Eve and Morning
Ralph Vaughan Williams 2:02
3 On Wenlock Edge: Is My Team Ploughing
Ralph Vaughan Williams 3:48
4 On Wenlock Edge: Oh, When I Was in Love With You
Ralph Vaughan Williams 0:41
5 On Wenlock Edge: Bredon Hill
Ralph Vaughan Williams 7:33
6 On Wenlock Edge: Clun
Ralph Vaughan Williams 3:27
7 The Curlew
Peter Warlock 22:19
8 Elegiac Sonnet
Arthur Bliss 7:47
9 Ludlow & Teme: When Smoke Stood up From Ludlow
Ivor Gurney 3:04
10 Ludlow & Teme: Far in a Western Brookland
Ivor Gurney 4:11
11 Ludlow & Teme: 'Tis time I think
Ivor Gurney 1:11
12 Ludlow & Teme: Ludlow Fair
Ivor Gurney 2:17
13 Ludlow & Teme: On the Idle Hill of Summer
Ivor Gurney 2:58
14 Ludlow & Teme: When I Was One and Twenty
Ivor Gurney 1:26
15 Ludlow & Teme: The Lent Lily
Ivor Gurney 3:10

Credits

CD 1

violins:
Fitzwilliam String Quartet (tracks 1–15)
flute:
Michael Cox (British flautist) (track 7)
grand piano:
Anna Tilbrook (tracks 1–6, 8–15)
double reed:
Gareth Hulse (track 7)
composer:
Sir Arthur Bliss (track 8)
Ivor Gurney (tracks 9–15)
Peter Warlock (track 7)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1909) (tracks 1–6)
lyricist:
A. E. Housman (poet) (tracks 1–6)
tenor vocals:
James Gilchrist (tracks 1–15)
part of:
On Wenlock Edge (for voice, string quartet and piano) (tracks 1–6)
parts:
The Curlew: 1. He Reproves the Curlew (O Curlew, cry no more in the air) (track 7)
The Curlew: 2. The Lover Mourns for the Loss of Love (Pale brows, still hands and dim hair) (track 7)
The Curlew: 3. The Withering of the Boughs (I cried when the moon was murmuring to the birds) (track 7)
The Curlew: 5. He Hears the Cry of the Sedge (I wander by the edge of this desolate lake) (track 7)
recording of:
Elegiac Sonnet (track 8)
On Wenlock Edge: I. On Wenlock Edge (for voice, string quartet and piano) (track 1)
On Wenlock Edge: II. From far, from eve and morning (for voice, string quartet and piano) (track 2)
On Wenlock Edge: III. Is my team ploughing (for voice, string quartet and piano) (track 3)
On Wenlock Edge: IV. Oh, when I was in love with you (for voice, string quartet and piano) (track 4)
On Wenlock Edge: V. Bredon Hill (for voice, string quartet and piano) (track 5)
On Wenlock Edge: VI. Clun (for voice, string quartet and piano) (track 6)
The Curlew (track 7)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000QFBWAG [info]