Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Dancers: Gather for Festival
Grace Williams 3:12
2 The Dancers: Tarantella
Grace Williams 2:46
3 The Dancers: Roundelay
Grace Williams 5:15
4 The Dancers: Lose the Pain in the Snow
Grace Williams 3:16
5 The Dancers: To the Wild Hills!
Grace Williams 4:59
6 Two Choruses: Harp Song of the Dane Women -
Grace Williams 6:19
7 Two Choruses: Mariners' song
Grace Williams 3:58
8 Ave maris stella
Grace Williams 11:17
9 Six Gerard Manley Hopkins Poems: Pied Beauty
Grace Williams 2:25
10 Six Gerard Manley Hopkins Poems: Peace
Grace Williams 3:21
11 Six Gerard Manley Hopkins Poems: Spring and Fall
Grace Williams 1:51
12 Six Gerard Manley Hopkins Poems: "No worst, there is none..."
Grace Williams 3:38
13 Six Gerard Manley Hopkins Poems: Hurrahing the Harvest
Grace Williams 2:44
14 Six Gerard Manley Hopkins Poems: The Windhove
Grace Williams 2:30

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Elizabeth Shenton (1983-06) (tracks 9–14)
Simon Standage (violinist and conductor) (1983-06) (tracks 9–14)
cello:
John Heley (cellist) (1983-06) (tracks 9–14)
Shuna Wilson (cellist) (1983-06) (tracks 9–14)
viola:
Simon Whistler (violist) (1983-06) (tracks 9–14)
Richard Williamson (violist) (1983-06) (tracks 9–14)
horn:
Christopher Larkin (British conductor and hornist, director of the Gabrieli Brass Ensemble) (1983-06) (tracks 6–7)
Frank Lloyd (horn) (1983-06) (tracks 6–7)
harp:
Caryl Thomas (1983-06) (tracks 6–7)
choir vocals:
The Richard Hickox Singers (1983-06) (tracks 2–5, 8)
composer:
Grace Williams (Welsh composer) (1951-08 – 1951-10) (tracks 1–5)
Grace Williams (Welsh composer) (1958) (tracks 9–14)
Grace Williams (Welsh composer) (1973) (track 8)
Grace Williams (Welsh composer) (1975) (tracks 6–7)
conductor:
Richard Hickox (conductor) (1983-06) (tracks 1–14)
contralto vocals:
Helen Watts (contralto) (1983-06) (tracks 9–14)
orchestra:
City of London Sinfonia (chamber orchestra) (1983-06) (tracks 1–5)
soprano vocals:
Eiddwen Harrhy (soprano) (1983-06) (tracks 1, 3–5)
recorded at:
St. Barnabas Church (Finchley, London N12) in Finchley, Barnet, London, England, United Kingdom (1983-06) (tracks 1–14)
is the basis for:
part of:
The Dancers (tracks 1–5)
recording of:
Ave maris stella (1983-06) (track 8)
The Dancers: Gather for Festival (1983-06) (track 1)
The Dancers: Roundelay (1983-06) (track 3)
The Dancers: Tarantella (1983-06) (track 2)
The Dancers: To the Wild Hills! (1983-06) (track 5)
Two Choruses: Mariners' song (1983-06) (track 7)