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English Song Series 4 - Warlock: The Curlew, Lillygay, Peterisms


Release Date: 05/20/2003 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8557115   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter Warlock
Performer:  Adrian ThompsonPhilippa DaviesJohn ConstableChristine Pendrill,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duke String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. The Curlew by Peter Warlock
Performer:  Adrian Thompson (Tenor), Philippa Davies (Flute), John Constable (Piano),
Christine Pendrill (English Horn)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duke String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Language: English 
2. Lillygay by Peter Warlock
Performer:  Christopher Maltman (Baritone), John Constable (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
Language: English 
3. Peter Warlock's Fancy by Peter Warlock
Performer:  John Constable (Piano), Christopher Maltman (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; England 
Language: English 
4. Peterisms, set 1 by Peter Warlock
Performer:  Adrian Thompson (Tenor), John Constable (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
Language: English 
5. My gostly fader by Peter Warlock
Performer:  John Constable (Piano), Christopher Maltman (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; England 
Language: English 
6. Bright is the ring of words by Peter Warlock
Performer:  John Constable (Piano), Christopher Maltman (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
Language: English 
7. Saudades by Peter Warlock
Performer:  Christopher Maltman (Baritone), John Constable (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916-1917; England 
Language: English 
8. The cloths of Heaven by Peter Warlock
Performer:  John Constable (Piano), Adrian Thompson (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; England 
Language: English 
9. The frostbound wood by Peter Warlock
Performer:  John Constable (Piano), Christopher Maltman (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; England 
Language: English 
10. Bethlehem Down by Peter Warlock
Performer:  Christopher Maltman (Baritone), John Constable (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; England 
Language: English 
11. Sweet and Twenty by Peter Warlock
Performer:  John Constable (Piano), Adrian Thompson (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; England 
Language: English 
12. And wilt thou leave me thus? by Peter Warlock
Performer:  Christopher Maltman (Baritone), John Constable (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; England 
Language: English 
13. Mr Belloc's Fancy by Peter Warlock
Performer:  Christopher Maltman (Baritone), John Constable (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; England 
Language: English 
14. Peterisms, set 2 by Peter Warlock
Performer:  John Constable (Piano), Adrian Thompson (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
Language: English 
15. The bachelor by Peter Warlock
Performer:  John Constable (Piano), Adrian Thompson (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
Language: English 
16. Away to Twiver by Peter Warlock
Performer:  John Constable (Piano), Adrian Thompson (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Language: English 
17. Captain Stratton's Fancy by Peter Warlock
Performer:  Christopher Maltman (Baritone), John Constable (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; England 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

The Curlew: O Curlew, cry no more in the air
The Curlew: Pale brows, still hands and dim hair
The Curlew: I cried when the moon was murmuring to the birds
The Curlew: Interlude
The Curlew: I wander by the edge of this desolate lake
Lillygay: The Distracted Maid
Lillygay: Burd Ellen and Young Tamlane
Lillygay: Rantum Tantum
Peter Warlock's Fancy
Peterisms, Set I: Chopcherry
Peterisms, Set I: A Sad Song
Peterisms, Set I: Rutterkin
My gostly fader
Bright is the ring of words
Saudades: Along the stream
Saudades: Take, O take those lips away
Saudades: Heraclitus
The Cloths of Heaven: The cloths of Heaven
The Frostbound Wood: The frostbound wood
Bethlehem Down
Sweet and twenty
And wilt thou leave me thus?
Mr. Belloc's Fancy: Mr Belloc's Fancy
Peterisms, Set II: Roister Doister
Peterisms, Set II: Spring
Peterisms, Set II: Lusty Juventus
The Bachelor
Away to Twiver
Captain Stratton's Fancy

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