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The very best of English song.

Author: EMI (Firm)
Publisher: [England] : EMI Classics, [20--?]
Edition/Format:   eMusic : English
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Genre/Form: Streaming audio
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Material Type: Music, Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: EMI (Firm)
OCLC Number: 896871800
Performer(s): Various performers.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file).
Contents: Linden Lea / Ralph Vaughan Williams ; William Barnes (Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; Gerald Moore, piano) --
Songs Sacred and Profane / John Ireland ; William Butler Yeats (Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; Gerald Moore, piano) --
English Lyrics, Set 2 / Hubert Parry ; William Shakespeare (Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; Gerald Moore, piano) --
3 Songs, Op. 3 / Roger Quilter ; Alfred Tennyson (Thomas Allen, baritone ; Geoffrey Parsons, piano ; Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; Gerald Moore, piano) --
Summertime on Bredon / Gerald Graham Peel ; A.E. Housman (Thomas Allen, baritone ; Geoffrey Parsons, piano) --
6 Songs from A Shropshire Lad / George Butterworth ; A.E. Housman (Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, tenor ; David Willison, piano) --
Down by the Salley Gardens / Ivor Gurney ; William Butler Yeats (Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, tenor ; David Willison, piano) --
Black Stitchel / Ivor Gurney ; Wilfred Gibson (Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, tenor ; David Willison, piano) --
My Own Country / Peter Warlock (Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, tenor ; David Willison, piano) --
Passing by / Peter Warlock (Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, tenor ; David Willison, piano) --
Pretty Ring Time / Peter Warlock ; William Shakespeare (Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, tenor ; David Willison, piano) --
10 Blake Songs / Ralph Vaughan Williams ; William Blake (Ian Partridge, tenor ; Janet Craxton, oboe) --
The House of Life / Ralph Vaughan Williams ; Dante Gabriel Rossetti (Ian Bostridge, tenor ; Julius Drake, piano) --
3 Shakespeare Songs, Op. 6 / Roger Quilter ; William Shakespeare (Ian Bostridge, tenor ; Julius Drake, piano) --
Oh Fair to See, Op. 13 / Gerald Finzi ; Thomas Hardy (Ian Bostridge, tenor ; Julius Drake, piano) --
Earth and Air and Rain, Op. 15 / Gerald Finzi ; Thomas Hardy (Roger Vignoles, piano ; Jonathan Lemalu, baritone) --
Sea Fever / John Ireland ; John Masefield (Roger Vignoles, piano ; Jonathan Lemalu, baritone) --
3 Salt-Water Ballads / Frederick Keel ; John Masefield (Roger Vignoles, piano ; Jonathan Lemalu, baritone) --
Songs of the Sea, Op. 91 / Charles Villiers Stanford ; Henry Newbolt (Robert Lloyd, bass ; Nina Walker, piano) --
4 Indian Love Lyrics / Amy Woodforde-Finden ; Laurence Hope (Frederick Harvey, baritone ; Jack Byfield, piano) --
Bless This House / May Hannah Brahe ; Helen Taylor (Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; Philip Ledger, organ) --
Balulalow / Peter Warlock (Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; Philip Ledger, organ) --
Tom Bowling / Charles Dibdin ; Charles Dibdin (Andre Previn, piano ; Robert Tear, tenor) --
Home Sweet Home / Henry Bishop ; John Howard Payne (Andre Previn, piano ; Robert Tear, tenor) --
Come Into the Garden, Maud / Michael William Balfe ; Alfred Tennyson (Andre Previn, piano ; Robert Tear, tenor) --
Folk Song Arrangements, Vol. 3, "British Isles" / Benjamin Britten (Robert Tear, tenor ; Philip Ledger, piano) --
Facade / William Walton ; Edith Sitwell (Michael Flanders, narrator ; Fenella Fielding, narrator ; Neville Marriner, conductor ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Orchestra) --
Greensleeves / Traditional (Alfred Deller, counter-tenor ; Desmond Dupre, lute) --
It was a lover and his lasse / Thomas Morley ; William Shakespeare (Alfred Deller, counter-tenor ; Desmond Dupre, lute) --
O Mistress Mine / Thomas Morley ; William Shakespeare (Alfred Deller, counter-tenor ; Desmond Dupre, lute) --
The Willow Song / Anonymous ; William Shakespeare (Alfred Deller, counter-tenor ; Desmond Dupre, lute) --
Where the bee sucks / Robert Johnson ; William Shakespeare (Alfred Deller, counter-tenor ; Desmond Dupre, lute) --
Full fathom five / Robert Johnson ; William Shakespeare (Alfred Deller, counter-tenor ; Desmond Dupre, lute) --
Lullaby, my sweet little baby / William Byrd (Michael Chance, counter-tenor ; Fretwork) --
Ye sacred muses / William Byrd (Christopher Wilson, lute ; Michael Chance, counter-tenor) --
Book of Songs, Book 2: Sorrow, stay, lend true repentant tears / John Dowland (Emma Kirkby, soprano ; Anthony Rooley, lute) --
Book of Songs, Book 1: Can she excuse my wrongs / John Dowland (Emma Kirkby, soprano ; Anthony Rooley, lute) --
Book of Songs, Book 1: Come again, sweet love doth now invite / John Dowland (Emma Kirkby, soprano ; Anthony Rooley, lute) --
Book of Songs, Book 2: Sorrow, stay, lend true repentant tears / John Dowland (Emma Kirkby, soprano ; Anthony Rooley, lute) --
Book of Songs, Book 2: Shall I sue, shall I seek for grace? / John Dowland (David Miller, lute ; Charles Daniels, tenor) --
Book of Songs, Book 3: Me, me and none but me / John Dowland (David Miller, lute ; Charles Daniels, tenor) --
Book of Songs, Book 2: Flow, my tears, fall from your springs / John Dowland (David Miller, lute ; Charles Daniels, tenor) --
King Arthur, Z. 628, "The British Worthy" / Henry Purcell ; John Dryden (Nancy Argenta, soprano ; Nigel North, archlute) --
Oedipus, King of Thebes, Z. 583 / Henry Purcell ; John Dryden (Nancy Argenta, soprano ; John Toll, harpsichord) --
The Indian Queen, Z. 630 / Henry Purcell ; John Dryden (Nancy Argenta, soprano ; Paul Nicholson, harpsichord) --
If music be the food of love, Z. 379 / Henry Purcell ; Henry Heveningham (Nancy Argenta, soprano ; John Toll, harpsichord ; Richard Boothby, viola da gamba) --
Now that the sun hath veiled his light, Z. 193, "An Evening Hymn on a Ground" / Henry Purcell ; William Fuller (Nancy Argenta, soprano ; Paul Nicholson, organ) --
Yarmouth Fair / Peter Warlock ; Hal Collins (Ernest Lush, piano ; Owen Brannigan, bass) --
The Smuggler's Song / Charles Mortimer ; Rudyard Kipling (Gerald Moore, piano ; Owen Brannigan, bass) --
Down Below / Sydney Carter (Donald Swann, piano ; Ian Wallace, baritone) --
At the Drop of a Hat / Donald Swann ; Michael Henry Flanders (Donald Swann, piano ; Ian Wallace, baritone) --
The Warthog / Donald Swann ; Michael Flanders (Donald Swann, piano ; Ian Wallace, baritone) --
The Hippopotamus Song / Donald Swann ; Michael Flanders (Donald Swann, piano ; Donald Swann, vocals ; Michael Flanders, vocals) --
Sea Pictures, Op. 37 / Edward Elgar ; Elizabeth Barrett Browning (Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; John Barbirolli, conductor ; London Symphony Orchestra) --
Songs of Travel / Ralph Vaughan Williams ; Robert Louis Stevenson (Thomas Allen, baritone ; Simon Rattle, conductor ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra) --
Serenade, Op. 31 / Benjamin Britten ; William Blake (Robert Tear, tenor ; Alan Civil, horn ; Neville Marriner, conductor ; Northern Sinfonia) --
Folk Song Arrangements, Vol. 1, "British Isles" / Benjamin Britten (Neil Mackie, tenor ; Steuart Bedford, conductor ; Scottish Chamber Orchestra) --
5 Mystical Songs / Ralph Vaughan Williams ; George Herbert (John Shirley-Quirk, bass-baritone ; David Willcocks, conductor ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Cambridge King's College Choir) --
Dies natalis, Op. 8 / Gerald Finzi ; Thomas Traherne (Wilfred Brown, tenor ; Christopher Finzi, conductor ; English Chamber Orchestra) --
Songs of the Sea, Op. 91 / Charles Villiers Stanford ; Henry Newbolt (Benjamin Luxon, baritone ; Norman Del Mar, conductor ; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra ; Bournemouth Symphony Chorus) --
The Torch, Op. 60, No. 1 / Edward Elgar ; Edward Elgar (Robert Tear, tenor ; Vernon Handley, conductor ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra) --
The River, Op. 60, No. 2 / Edward Elgar ; Edward Elgar (Robert Tear, tenor ; Vernon Handley, conductor ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra) --
Love Blows as the Wind Blows / George Butterworth ; William Ernest Henley (Robert Tear, tenor ; Vernon Handley, conductor ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra) --
Les illuminations, Op. 18 / Benjamin Britten ; Arthur Rimbaud (John Mark Ainsley, tenor ; Nicholas Cleobury, conductor ; Britten Sinfonia) --
Sea Drift / Frederick Delius ; Walt Whitman (John Noble, baritone ; Charles Groves, conductor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir) --
On Wenlock Edge / Ralph Vaughan Williams ; A.E. Housman (Ian Bostridge, tenor ; Bernard Haitink, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra) --
Summertime on Bredon / Gerald Graham Peel ; A.E. Housman (Frederick Harvey, baritone ; George Weldon, conductor ; Philharmonia Orchestra) --
Devonshire Cream and Cider / Wilfred Ernest Sanderson ; Theodore Curzon (Frederick Harvey, baritone ; George Weldon, conductor ; Philharmonia Orchestra).

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