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The Seeds Of Love - Collecting English Folk Music


Release Date: 01/01/2001 
Label:  Herald Records   Catalog #: 216   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalRalph Vaughan WilliamsPercy Aldridge GraingerGeorge Butterworth
Performer:  Stephen TiltonJulian StockerWilliam LeeJohn Rowlands-Pritchard,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This disc includes selections read by John Touhey from the diaries, letters, and writings of Ralph Vaughan Williams, Percy Grainger, George Butterworth, and folksong collector/editor Cecil Sharp. This disc includes selections read by John Touhey from the diaries, letters, and writings of Ralph Vaughan Williams, Percy Grainger, George Butterworth, and folksong collector/editor Cecil Sharp. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Hal an Tow by Traditional
Performer:  Stephen Tilton (Countertenor), Julian Stocker (Tenor), William Lee (Tenor),
John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: P.T. Nardone 
2.
The Seeds of Love by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Roland Robertson (Baritone), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), William Lee (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; England 
3.
Lord Rendall by Traditional
Performer:  Julian Stocker (Tenor), William Lee (Tenor), Roland Robertson (Baritone),
John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
4.
The Gypsy Laddie by Traditional
Performer:  Stephen Tilton (Countertenor), Julian Stocker (Tenor), William Lee (Tenor),
John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
5.
Water is wide by Traditional
Performer:  Roland Robertson (Baritone), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), William Lee (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
6.
The Coal-black Smith by Traditional
Performer:  Stephen Tilton (Countertenor), Julian Stocker (Tenor), William Lee (Tenor),
John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
7.
Dives and Lazarus by Traditional
Performer:  John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
8.
Bushes and Briars by Traditional
Performer:  John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
9.
Our Captain calls all hands by Traditional
Performer:  John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with 'He who would valiant be,' 'The Ploughboy's Dream,' and 'O little town of Bethlehem.' 
10.
English Hymnal: no 9, He who would valiant be by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with 'Our Captain calls all hands,' 'The Ploughboy's Dream,' and 'O little town of Bethlehem.' 
11.
The Ploughboy's Dream by Traditional
Performer:  John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with 'He who would valiant be,'
'Our Captain calls all hands,' and 'O little town of Bethlehem.' 
12.
English Hymnal: O little town of Bethlehem by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; England 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with 'He who would valiant be,'
'The Ploughboy's Dream,' and 'Our Captain calls all hands.' 
13.
The Turtle Dove by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1924; England 
14.
How cold the wind doth blow by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
15.
Brigg Fair by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906/1911; England 
16.
The Cutty Wren by Traditional
Performer:  John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
17.
John Barleycorn by Traditional
Performer:  John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
18.
High Germany by Traditional
Performer:  Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: Ralph Vaughan Williams 
19.
Banks of Green Willow by George Butterworth
Performer:  John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass), Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor),
Julian Stocker (Tenor), Stephen Tilton (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; England 
20.
Sally Brown by Traditional
Performer:  Roland Robertson (Baritone), Julian Stocker (Tenor), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass),
Stephen Tilton (Countertenor), William Lee (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with 'Stormalong,' 'Way, haul away,' 'Shenandoah,' 'Fire, fire,' and 'Johnny Bowker.' 
21.
Stormalong, John by Traditional
Performer:  Stephen Tilton (Countertenor), Julian Stocker (Tenor), William Lee (Tenor),
Roland Robertson (Baritone), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with 'Sally Brown,' 'Way, haul
away,' 'Shenandoah,' 'Fire, fire,' and 'Johnny Bowker.' 
22.
Way, haul away by Traditional
Performer:  Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor), Julian Stocker (Tenor),
Stephen Tilton (Countertenor), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with 'Stormalong,' 'Sally Brown,' 'Shenandoah,' 'Fire, fire,' and 'Johnny Bowker.' 
23.
Shenandoah by Traditional
Performer:  Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor), Julian Stocker (Tenor),
Stephen Tilton (Countertenor), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: USA 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with 'Stormalong,' 'Way, haul
away,' 'Sally Brown,' 'Fire, fire,' and 'Johnny Bowker.' 
24.
Fire, fire by Traditional
Performer:  Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor), Julian Stocker (Tenor),
Stephen Tilton (Countertenor), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with 'Stormalong,' 'Way, haul
away,' 'Shenandoah,' 'Sally Brown,' and 'Johnny Bowker.' 
25.
Johnny Bowker by Traditional
Performer:  Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor), Julian Stocker (Tenor),
Stephen Tilton (Countertenor), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with 'Stormalong,' 'Way, haul
away,' 'Shenandoah,' 'Fire, fire,' and 'Sally Brown.' 
26.
The Padstow Maysong by Traditional
Performer:  Roland Robertson (Baritone), William Lee (Tenor), Julian Stocker (Tenor),
Stephen Tilton (Countertenor), John Rowlands-Pritchard (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opus Anglicanum
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: P.T. Nardone 

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