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Vaughan Williams - Symphonies No 4 & 5, Etc / Barbirolli


Release Date: 10/19/1999 
Label:  Pearl   Catalog #: 62   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ralph Vaughan WilliamsCecil Sharp
Performer:  Benjamin BrittenPeter Pears
Conductor:  Ralph Vaughan WilliamsSir John BarbirolliBoyd Neel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony OrchestraHallé OrchestraBoyd Neel String Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 22 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes carol(s) by Ralph Vaughan Williams. Ensemble: English Singers of London.
Includes folksong(s) by Ralph Vaughan Williams. Ensemble: English Singers of London.
Includes carol(s) by Ralph Vaughan Williams. Ensemble: English Singers of London.
Includes folksong(s) by Ralph Vaughan Williams. Ensemble: English Singers of London. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 4 in F minor by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931-1934; England 
Date of Recording: 10/11/1937 
Length: 29 Minutes 28 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 5 in D major by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Sir John Barbirolli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hallé Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1943; England 
Date of Recording: 02/17/1944 
Length: 36 Minutes 9 Secs. 
3. Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Boyd Neel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boyd Neel String Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910/1919; England 
Date of Recording: 1934 
Length: 15 Minutes 34 Secs. 
4. On Wenlock Edge by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Benjamin Britten (Piano), Peter Pears (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zorian Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1945 
Length: 20 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Composition written: England (1908 - 1909). 
5. The Turtle Dove by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Singers of London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1924; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: 12/1927 - 10/1928 
6. English Folksongs (5): no 3, Just as the Tide was Flowing by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Singers of London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: 12/1927 - 10/1928 
7. Traditional English Carols (8): no 4, Down in yon forest by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Singers of London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: 12/1927 - 10/1928 
8. We've been awhile by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Singers of London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: 12/1927 - 10/1928 
9. A Farmer's Son by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Singers of London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: 12/1927 - 10/1928 
10. Ca' the Yowes by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Singers of London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; Scotland 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: 12/1927 - 10/1928 
11. English Folksongs (5): no 1, The Dark-eyed Sailor by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Singers of London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: 12/1927 - 10/1928 
12. It's of a Lawyer by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Singers of London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: 12/1927 - 10/1928 
13. A Series of Folk Dances (8) for Orchestra by Cecil Sharp
Conductor:  Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Folk Dance Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 01/1930 
Length: 17 Minutes 25 Secs. 
14. English Folksongs (5): no 5, Wassail Song by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Singers of London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: 12/1927 - 10/1928 
15. An ache; cure at hand by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Singers of London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1934; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: 12/1927 - 10/1928 

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