Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Woman and the Hare Harrison Birtwistle 15:31
2 Nine Settings of Lorine Niedecker: I. Harrison Birtwistle 0:51
3 Nine Settings of Lorine Niedecker: II. Harrison Birtwistle 0:38
4 Nine Settings of Lorine Niedecker: III. Harrison Birtwistle 1:42
5 Nine Settings of Lorine Niedecker: IV. Harrison Birtwistle 1:11
6 Nine Settings of Lorine Niedecker: V. Harrison Birtwistle 1:51
7 Nine Settings of Lorine Niedecker: VI. Harrison Birtwistle 2:03
8 Nine Settings of Lorine Niedecker: VII. Harrison Birtwistle 1:23
9 Nine Settings of Lorine Niedecker: VIII. Harrison Birtwistle 1:12
10 Nine Settings of Lorine Niedecker: IX. For Amelia Harrison Birtwistle 1:54
11 Duets for Storab: I. Vurlar Harrison Birtwistle 3:44
12 Duets for Storab: II. Stark Pastoral Harrison Birtwistle 1:43
13 Duets for Storab: III. Fanfare with Birds Harrison Birtwistle 1:40
14 Duets for Storab: IV. White Pastoral Harrison Birtwistle 2:18
15 Duets for Storab: V. From the Church of Lies Harrison Birtwistle 1:38
16 Duets for Storab: VI. Crunluath Harrison Birtwistle 2:39
17 An Interrupted Endless Melody: I. Harrison Birtwistle 3:04
18 An Interrupted Endless Melody: II. Harrison Birtwistle 3:24
19 An Interrupted Endless Melody: III. Harrison Birtwistle 2:12
20 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: I. Harrison Birtwistle 2:02
21 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: II. Harrison Birtwistle 1:11
22 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: III. Harrison Birtwistle 1:20
23 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: IV. Harrison Birtwistle 3:14
24 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: V. Harrison Birtwistle 1:13
25 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: VI. Untitled Harrison Birtwistle 1:52
26 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: VII. Cantus I Harrison Birtwistle 1:32
27 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: VIII. Entr'acte II (2nd version) Harrison Birtwistle 1:19
28 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: IX. Cantus II Harrison Birtwistle 1:02
29 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: X. Entr'acte III (2nd version) Harrison Birtwistle 1:49
30 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: XI. Cantus III Harrison Birtwistle 0:50
31 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: XII. Entr'acte V (2nd version) Harrison Birtwistle 2:17
32 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: XIII. Cantus IV Harrison Birtwistle 3:07
33 Entr'actes and Sappho Fragments: XIV. Cantus V Harrison Birtwistle 3:43

Credits

CD 1

cello:
Nash Ensemble (tracks 2–10)
composer:
Sir Harrison Birtwistle (1964) (tracks 20–33)
Sir Harrison Birtwistle (1983) (tracks 11–16)
Sir Harrison Birtwistle (1991) (tracks 17–19)
Sir Harrison Birtwistle (1998 – 2000) (tracks 2–10)
Sir Harrison Birtwistle (1999) (track 1)
instruments:
Nash Ensemble (tracks 1, 11–33)
lyricist:
David Harsent (English poet and librettist) (track 1)
Lorine Niedecker (tracks 2–10)
Σαπφώ (ancient greek poet (7th-6th century BC)) (tracks 26, 28, 30, 32–33)
soprano vocals:
Claron McFadden (soprano) (tracks 1–10, 25–26, 28, 30, 32–33)
spoken vocals:
Julia Watson (track 1)
part of:
Duets for Storab (tracks 11–16)
recording of: