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Salute To Percy Grainger / Pears, Britten


Release Date: 09/05/2008 
Label:  London/Decca British Collection Catalog #: 425159   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  John Shirley-QuirkPeter PearsBenjamin BrittenViola Tunnard
Conductor:  Benjamin BrittenSteuart Bedford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber OrchestraAmbrosian SingersLinden Singers
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Shepherd's Hey by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  John Shirley-Quirk (Baritone), Peter Pears (Tenor)
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
2.
My Robin is to the greenwood gone by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; England 
3.
Lisbon by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; England 
4.
Willow, Willow by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Peter Pears (Tenor)
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1898-1911; England 
Language: English 
5.
Duke of Marlborough Fanfare by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Peter Pears (Tenor)
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Language: English 
6.
I'm Seventeen Come Sunday by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Ambrosian Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905-1912 
Language: English 
7.
Scotch Strathspey and Reel by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Ambrosian Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901-1911; England 
Language: English 
8.
The Lost Lady Found by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Ambrosian Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905-1910; England 
Language: English 
9.
Bold William Taylor by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  John Shirley-Quirk (Baritone)
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; England 
Language: English 
10.
Shallow Brown by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  John Shirley-Quirk (Baritone)
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; England 
Language: English 
11.
There was a pig went out to dig by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Language: English 
12.
Lord Maxwell's Goodnight by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Peter Pears (Tenor)
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1912 
Language: English 
13.
Let's Dance Gay in Green Meadow "Faeroe Island Dance" by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Benjamin Britten (Piano), Viola Tunnard (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
14.
Pretty Maid Milkin' her Cow by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Peter Pears (Tenor), Benjamin Britten (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Language: English 
15.
Sprig of thyme by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Peter Pears (Tenor), Benjamin Britten (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907/1920; England 
Language: English 
16.
Molly on the Shore for String Orchestra by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Steuart Bedford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907/1911; England 
17.
Irish Tune from County Derry "Danny Boy" by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Steuart Bedford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; England 
18.
Green Bushes by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Steuart Bedford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; England 
19.
Brigg Fair by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Peter Pears (Tenor)
Conductor:  Steuart Bedford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Linden Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906/1911; England 
Language: English 

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