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The King's Singers Collection

King's Singers
Release Date: 07/08/2008 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 07063   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Paul McCartneyJohn LennonWalter JurmannWerner Richard Heymann,   ... 
Performer:  Emil GerhardtNancy HaddenManuel BarruecoGoff Richards,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's SingersConsort of Musicke
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Penny Lane by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1967; England 
2.
Mother Nature's Son by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1968; England 
3.
Ob-La-Di-Ob-La-Da by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; England 
4.
And I Love Her by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1964; England 
5.
Help! by John Lennon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1965; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
6.
Yesterday by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1965; England 
7.
A Hard Day's Night by John Lennon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
8.
Girl by John Lennon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1965; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
9.
Got to Get You into My Life by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1966; England 
10.
Back in the USSR by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968 
11.
Eleanor Rigby by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1966; England 
12.
Blackbird by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1968; England 
13.
Lady Madonna by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1968; England 
14.
I'll Follow the Sun by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
15.
Honey Pie by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1968; England 
16.
Can't Buy Me Love by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1964; England 
17.
Michelle by Paul McCartney
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1965; England 
18.
You've Got to Hide Your Love Away by John Lennon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1965; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
19.
I Want to Hold Your Hand by John Lennon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1964; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
20.
Veronika, der Lenz ist da by Walter Jurmann
Performer:  Emil Gerhardt (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
21.
Liebling, mein Herz lässt dich grüssen by Werner Richard Heymann
Performer:  Emil Gerhardt (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1932; Berlin, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
22.
Mein kleiner grüner Kaktus by Bert Reisfeld
Performer:  Emil Gerhardt (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
23.
Creole Love Call by Edward "Duke" Ellington
Performer:  Emil Gerhardt (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
24.
Eins, zwei, drei, vier by Paul Abraham
Performer:  Emil Gerhardt (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
25.
Stormy weather by Harold Arlen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
26.
Das ist die Liebe der Matrosen by Werner Richard Heymann
Performer:  Emil Gerhardt (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
27.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
28.
Wenn der Wind weht über das Meer by Werner Richard Heymann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
29.
Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
30.
Firefly: Donkey serenade by Rudolf Friml
Performer:  Emil Gerhardt (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
31.
Guitarren spielt auf, song by Ludwig Schmidseder
Performer:  Emil Gerhardt (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
32.
No, No, Nanette: Tea for Two by Vincent Youmans
Performer:  Emil Gerhardt (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
33.
Du armes Girl vom Chor by N. Doughaby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
34.
Wochenend und Sonnenschein by Milton Ager
Performer:  Emil Gerhardt (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
35.
Scarborough Fair by Traditional
Performer:  Nancy Hadden (Piccolo), Manuel Barrueco (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Written: England 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
36.
Skye Boat Song, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
37.
What shall we do with a drunken sailor? by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
38.
Greensleeves by Traditional
Performer:  Nancy Hadden (Piccolo), Manuel Barrueco (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
39.
Danny Boy "Londonderry Air" by Traditional
Performer:  Nancy Hadden (Piccolo), Manuel Barrueco (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Written: Ireland 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
40.
Lincolnshire Poacher, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Nancy Hadden (Piccolo), Manuel Barrueco (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
41.
Loch Lomond by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Written: Scotland 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
42.
The Lass of Richmond Hill, song by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
43.
The Salley Gardens (or Maids of Mourne Shore), traditional melody by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
44.
The Ash Grove (The Master Has Come), song (a.k.a. "Llwyn onn") by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1728; Wales 
Length: 4 Minutes 8 Secs. 
45.
Aiken Drum by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Written: Scotland 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
46.
Golden Slumbers by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Written: Wales, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
47.
Ar Hyd y Nos (All Through the Night), folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1784; Wales 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
48.
Going to Town by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
49.
Clari: Home, Sweet Home by Henry Bishop
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
50.
Eriskay Love Lilt by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
51.
Mairi's Wedding by Traditional
Performer:  Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Nancy Hadden (Piccolo)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Written: Ireland 
Length: 1 Minutes 51 Secs. 
52.
Amor vittorioso in . by Giovanni Giacomo Gastoldi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Length: 0 Minutes 43 Secs. 
53.
Lirum bililirum (Un sonar de piva in fachinesco), madrigal by Rossino Mantovano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
54.
Il bianco e dolce cigno by Jacques Arcadelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1539 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
55.
La bella Francheschina by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
56.
Ultimi miei sospiri by Phillippe Verdelot
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
57.
Alla cazza by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 1 Minutes 16 Secs. 
58.
Songs of Sundrie Nature: Who made thee, Hob, forsake the plough? by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1589; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 21 Secs. 
59.
Of All the Birds That I Do Know by John Bartlet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1606 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
60.
The First Set of English Madrigals: Fair Phyllis I saw sitting all alone by John Farmer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1599; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
61.
The silver swanne, madrigal for 5 voices by Orlando Gibbons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 1 Minutes 23 Secs. 
62.
Branlez vos piques, chanson for 4 voices ("La guerre de Renty"), M. 6/254 by Clément Janequin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 6 Minutes 8 Secs. 
63.
La, la, la, je ne l'ose dire by Pierre Certon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
Length: 0 Minutes 45 Secs. 
64.
Bon jour et puis quelles nouvelles by Orlando de Lassus
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1571; Munich, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 10 Secs. 
65.
Mignonne, allons voir si la rose by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
66.
Il est bel et bon by Pierre Passereau
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
Length: 1 Minutes 25 Secs. 
67.
Margot labourez les vignes by Jacques Arcadelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1554 
Length: 1 Minutes 7 Secs. 
68.
Un gentil amoureux by Claude Le Jeune
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
69.
Fault d'argent by Adrian Willaert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1544; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
70.
La tricotea Samartin la vea by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 
71.
Tres libros de musica en cifras: Triste estava el rey David by Alonso de Mudarra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
72.
Cucú, cucú, cucucú by Juan del Encina
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Spain 
Length: 0 Minutes 57 Secs. 
73.
Tres morillas m'enamoran by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; Spain 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
74.
Fata la parte by Juan del Encina
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Spain 
Length: 0 Minutes 54 Secs. 
75.
La bomba by Mateo Flecha
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; Spain 
Length: 8 Minutes 56 Secs. 
76.
Tantzen und springen by Hans Leo Hassler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 
77.
Vitrum nostrum gloriosum by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 1 Minutes 29 Secs. 
78.
Ach Elslein, liebes Elselein by Ludwig Senfl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
79.
Ach, weh des leiden, song by Hans Leo Hassler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
80.
Das Gläut zu Speyer by Ludwig Senfl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1534; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 7 Secs. 
81.
Herzliebstes Bild by Paul Hofhaimer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 1 Minutes 36 Secs. 
82.
West Side Story: Something's coming by Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
83.
You Needed Me, song by Randy Goodrum
Performer:  Goff Richards (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
84.
All By Myself, song by Eric Carmen
Performer:  Paul Hart (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
85.
Short People by Randy Newman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
86.
Lost in Love by Graham Russell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
87.
Betty Grable by Neil Sedaka
Performer:  Chris Walker (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
88.
Because by John Lennon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1969; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
89.
Della and the Dealer by Hoyt Axton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
90.
Goodbye Yellow Brick Road by Elton John
Performer:  Paul Hart (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
91.
Do You Know Where You're Going To? (for the film Mahogany) by Michael Masser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
92.
How Did We Fall in Love? by Brian [Bass Vocal] Kay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
93.
Copacabana by Barry Manilow
Performer:  Goff Richards (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
94.
Or si rallegri il cielo by Giaches de Wert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 1 Minutes 43 Secs. 
95.
Annie Laurie, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Nancy Hadden (Piccolo), Manuel Barrueco (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1823; Scotland 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
96.
Gay Divorcée: Night and Day by Cole Porter
Performer:  Emil Gerhardt (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
97.
Second Booke of Songes or Ayres: no 12, Fine knacks for ladies by John Dowland
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1600; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
98.
Songs of 3-6 parts: Too much I once lamented by Thomas Tomkins
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1622; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
99.
Now is the month of maying, madrigal for 5 voices by Thomas Morley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Consort of Musicke
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1595 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 

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