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Howells & Bax: Choral Works / Spicer, The Finzi Singers


Release Date: 02/03/2004 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9139   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Arnold BaxHerbert Howells
Conductor:  Paul Spicer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finzi Singers
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Mater ora Filium by Arnold Bax
Conductor:  Paul Spicer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finzi Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; England 
Length: 10 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
2.
This Worldes Joie by Arnold Bax
Conductor:  Paul Spicer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finzi Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
Length: 6 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
In youth is pleasure by Herbert Howells
Conductor:  Paul Spicer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finzi Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: English 
4.
Before me, careless lying by Herbert Howells
Conductor:  Paul Spicer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finzi Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: English 
5.
Long, long ago by Herbert Howells
Conductor:  Paul Spicer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finzi Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 5 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 
6.
Greek Folk Songs (5) by Arnold Bax
Conductor:  Paul Spicer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finzi Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; England 
Length: 11 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: English 
7.
The summer is coming by Herbert Howells
Conductor:  Paul Spicer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finzi Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 7 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: English 
8.
I sing of a maiden that is makeless by Arnold Bax
Conductor:  Paul Spicer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finzi Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
9.
Take him, earth, for cherishing by Herbert Howells
Conductor:  Paul Spicer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finzi Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; England 
Length: 8 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

This Worldes Joie
In youth is pleasure
Before me, careless, lying
Mater ora Filium
Long, Long ago
5 Greek Folksongs: No. 1. Miracle of Saint Basil
5 Greek Folksongs: No. 2. The Bridesmaid's Song
5 Greek Folksongs: No. 3. In Far-off Malta
5 Greek Folksongs: No. 4. The Happy Tramp
5 Greek Folksongs: No. 5. A Pilgrim's Chant
The summer is coming
I Sing of a Maiden that is Makeless
Take him, earth, for cherishing

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