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A Century Of English Song, Volume 2


Release Date: 05/18/1999 
Label:  Somm   Catalog #: 214   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Charles Hubert ParryArthur SomervellCharles Villiers Stanford
Performer:  Paul LeonardMalcolm MartineauSarah Leonard
Conductor:  Richard J. Leonard
Number of Discs: 1 
Length:  1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
English Lyrics, Set 1: no 1, My love hath my heart by Charles Hubert Parry
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
2.
English Lyrics, Set 1: no 2, Good Night by Charles Hubert Parry
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
3.
English Lyrics, Set 5: no 3, Crabbed age and youth by Charles Hubert Parry
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
4.
English Lyrics, Set 9: no 5, Armida's garden by Charles Hubert Parry
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
5.
English Lyrics, Set 9: no 6, The maiden by Charles Hubert Parry
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
6.
English Lyrics, Set 10: no 5, From a city window by Charles Hubert Parry
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
7.
English Lyrics, Set 10: no 1, My heart is like a singing bird by Charles Hubert Parry
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
8.
The Shropshire Lad by Arthur Somervell
Performer:  Paul Leonard (Baritone), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; England 
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
9.
Young love lies sleeping by Arthur Somervell
Performer:  Sarah Leonard (Soprano), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
Written: 1901 
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
10.
Shepherd's Cradle Song by Arthur Somervell
Performer:  Sarah Leonard (Soprano), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1890; England 
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
11.
Songs (3): Come to me in my dreams by Arthur Somervell
Performer:  Sarah Leonard (Soprano), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1935; England 
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
12.
A Fire of Turf, Op. 139: no 1, A Fire of Turf by Charles Villiers Stanford
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1913; England 
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
13.
Songs of Faith, Op. 97: no 4, To the Soul by Charles Villiers Stanford
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; England 
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
14.
The Calico Dress by Charles Villiers Stanford
Performer:  Sarah Leonard (Soprano), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; England 
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 
15.
An Irish Idyll in six miniatures, Op. 77 by Charles Villiers Stanford
Performer:  Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
Conductor:  Richard J. Leonard
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1901; England 
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  St Paul's Church, Ne 

Sound Samples

English Lyrics, Set 10 (text by C. Rossetti): English Lyrics, Set 10: No. 1. My heart is like a singing bird
English Lyrics, Set 10 (text by L.E. Mitchell): English Lyrics, Set 10: No. 5. From a city window
English Lyrics, Set 9: No. 6. The Maiden
English Lyrics, Set 9: No. 5. Armida's garden
English Lyrics, Set 1 (text by P. Sidney): English Lyrics, Set 1: No. 1. My True Love Hath my Heart
English Lyrics, Set 1 (text by P.B. Shelley): English Lyrics, Set 1: No. 2. Good-night
English Lyrics, Set 5 (text by W. Shakespeare): English Lyrics, Set 5: No. 3. Crabbed age and youth
The Shropshire Lad: No. 1. Loveliest of trees
The Shropshire Lad: No. 2. When I was one-and-twenty
The Shropshire Lad: No. 3. There pass the careless people
The Shropshire Lad: No. 4. In summer-time on Bredon
The Shropshire Lad: No. 5. The street sounds to a soldier's tread
The Shropshire Lad: No. 6. On the idle hill of summer
The Shropshire Lad: No. 7. White in the moon the long road lies
The Shropshire Lad: No. 8. Think no more lad, laugh, be jolly
The Shropshire Lad: No. 9. Into my heart an air that kills
The Shropshire Lad: No. 10. The lads in their hundreds
Love in Springtime (text by C. Rossetti): Love in Springtime: Young Love Lies Sleeping
Shepherd's cradle song
Come to me in my dreams
A Fire of Turf, Op. 139: No. 6. The Fair
Songs of Faith, Op. 97: No. 4. To the Soul
The Calico Dress
An Irish Idyll in 6 Miniatures, Op. 77: No. 1. Corrymeela
An Irish Idyll in 6 Miniatures, Op. 77: No. 2. The Fairy Lough
An Irish Idyll in 6 Miniatures, Op. 77: No. 3. Cuttin' Rushes
An Irish Idyll in 6 Miniatures, Op. 77: No. 4. Johneen
An Irish Idyll in 6 Miniatures, Op. 77: No. 5. A Broken Song
An Irish Idyll in 6 Miniatures, Op. 77: No. 6. Back to Ireland

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