Annotation

Recorded from July 16-19, 1989 at St. Martin's East Woodhay, Berkshire

Annotation last modified on 2008-03-12 15:52 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Linden Lea - A Dorset Song Ralph Vaughan Williams 2:45
2 The House of Life: I. Love-sight Ralph Vaughan Williams 5:37
3 The House of Life: II. Silent Noon Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:48
4 The House of Life: III. Love's Minstrels Ralph Vaughan Williams 5:32
5 The House of Life: IV Heart's Haven Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:21
6 The House of Life: V. Death in Love Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:54
7 The House of Life: VI. Love's Last Gift Ralph Vaughan Williams 5:00
8 In Summertime on Bredon Graham Peel 3:42
9 Bredon Hill and Other Songs: IV. On the Idle Hill of Summer George Butterworth 3:41
10 Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad: I. Loveliest of Trees George Butterworth 3:09
11 Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad: II. When I was One-and-Twenty George Butterworth 1:37
12 Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad: III. Look not in my eyes George Butterworth 2:26
13 Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad: IV. Think no More, Lad George Butterworth 1:19
14 Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad: V. The Lads in their Hundreds George Butterworth 2:13
15 Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad: VI. Is my Team Ploughing? George Butterworth 3:29
16 Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal, Op. 3, No. 2 Roger Quilter 2:13
17 Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, Op. 12: I. Weep You no More Roger Quilter 2:49
18 Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, Op. 12: II. My Life's Delight Roger Quilter 1:52
19 Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, Op. 12: III. Damask Roses Roger Quilter 1:16
20 Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, Op. 12: IV. The Faithless Shepherdess Roger Quilter 2:01
21 Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, Op. 12: V. Brown is my Love Roger Quilter 1:33
22 Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, Op. 12: VI. By a Fountainside Roger Quilter 3:50
23 Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, Op. 12: VII. Fair House of Joy Roger Quilter 2:25

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Geoffrey Parsons (pianist) (tracks 1–23)
baritone vocals:
Sir Thomas Allen (baritone) (tracks 1–23)
composer:
Ralph Vaughan Williams (English composer) (1901) (track 1)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (English composer) (1903) (tracks 2–7)
Roger Quilter (1904 – 1905) (track 16)
Roger Quilter (1908) (tracks 16–23)
George Butterworth (composer) (1911) (tracks 10–15)
Graham Peel (composer, 1877-1937) (1911) (track 8)
George Butterworth (composer) (1912) (track 9)
engineer:
Martin Haskell (sound engineer) (tracks 1–23)
lyricist:
William Barnes (English writer) (track 1)
Thomas Campion (track 18)
A. E. Housman (poet) (tracks 8–15)
Ben Jonson (English playwright & poet) (track 22)
Dante Gabriel Rossetti (tracks 2–7)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 17, 19–21, 23)
producer:
Roy Emerson (producer, engineer, classical) (tracks 1–23)
publisher:
arrangements:
Linden Lea (arr. Somervell) (track 1)
Linden Lea (arr. Wagner) (track 1)
Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal, op. 3 no. 2 (for piano, Hough) (track 16)
Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, op. 12, no. 1: Weep You No More (catch-all for arrangements) (track 17)
is based on:
is the basis for:
The Devil and Me (track 3)
orchestrations:
Linden Lea (arr. Harrison) (track 1)
part of:
Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, op. 12 (order: 1) (track 17)
Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad (order: 1) (track 10)
The House of Life (order: 1) (track 2)
3 Songs, op. 3 (order: 2) (track 16)
Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, op. 12 (order: 2) (track 18)
Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad (order: 2) (track 11)
The House of Life (order: 2) (track 3)
Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, op. 12 (order: 3) (track 19)
Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad (order: 3) (track 12)
The House of Life (order: 3) (track 4)
Bredon Hill and Other Songs (order: 4) (track 9)
Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, op. 12 (order: 4) (track 20)
Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad (order: 4) (track 13)
The House of Life (order: 4) (track 5)
Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, op. 12 (order: 5) (track 21)
Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad (order: 5) (track 14)
The House of Life (order: 5) (track 6)
Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, op. 12 (order: 6) (track 22)
Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad (order: 6) (track 15)
The House of Life (order: 6) (track 7)
Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, op. 12 (order: 7) (track 23)
recording of:
Linden Lea (track 1)

Release

photography:Peter Vernon (photographer)
liner notes:Stephen Banfield
ASIN:UK: B000059QFH [info]