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Pleasures Of Their Company / Parkening, Battle


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 47196   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  John DowlandCharles GounodHeitor Villa-LobosEnrique Granados,   ... 
Performer:  Christopher ParkeningKathleen Battle
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 47 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes allemande(s) by John Dowland. Soloist: Christopher Parkening.
Includes galliard(s) by John Dowland. Soloist: Christopher Parkening.
Includes allemande(s) by John Dowland. Soloist: Christopher Parkening.
Includes galliard(s) by John Dowland. Soloist: Christopher Parkening. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Firste Booke of Songes or Ayres: no 17, Come againe, sweet love doth now envite by John Dowland
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1597; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Russ 
2.
Third and Last Booke of Songes or Aires: no 9, What if I never speede by John Dowland
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1603; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Russ 
3.
Second Booke of Songes or Ayres: no 12, Fine knacks for ladies by John Dowland
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1600; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Russ 
4.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: Arranged: Christopher Parkening, Russ
This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
5.
Bachianas brasileiras no 5 for Soprano and 8 Cellos: Aria "Cantilena" by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1945; Brazil 
Length: 5 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: Portuguese 
6.
Tonadillas en un estilo antiguo: no 8, La maja de Goya by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910-1911; Spain 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
7.
Boi-Bumbá by Valdemar Henrique
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Brazil 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: Arranged: Russ 
8.
Azulao by Jaime Ovalle
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Brazil 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: Arranged: Almeida 
9.
Para niñar by Joaquim Barroso Neto
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Brazil 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: Arranged: Almeida 
10.
Canciones populares españolas (7): no 6, Canción by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: Arranged: Russ 
11.
Canciones populares españolas (7): no 5, Nana by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: Arranged: Russ 
12.
Canciones populares españolas (7): no 2, Seguidilla marciana by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: Arranged: Russ 
13.
Ain't got time to die by Hall Johnson
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Kaiser 
14.
I couldn't hear nobody pray by Traditional
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Written: USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Russ 
15.
Ain' a that good news! by William Levi Dawson
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Russ 
16.
Sweet Little Jesus Boy by Robert MacGimsey
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Kaiser 
17.
This little light of mine by Traditional
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Written: USA 
Language: English 
18.
Ride on, King Jesus! by Hall Johnson
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Russ 

Sound Samples

Come again! Sweet love doth now invite
Allemande
What if I never speed?
Galliard
Fine knacks for ladies
Ave Maria
Aria (from Bachianas brasileiras No. 5)
La Maja de Goya (from Coleccion de Tonadillas)
Boi-Bumba
Azulao
Para ninar
Cancion
Nana
Seguidilla murciana
Ain't Got Time To Die
Lord, I Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray
Ain't That Good News! (Arr. Russ)
Sweet Little Jesus Boy
This Little Light Of Mine
Ride On, King Jesus!

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