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English Song Series 6 - Holst: Vedic Hymns, Songs, Etc


Release Date: 12/02/2003 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8557117   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gustav Holst
Performer:  Louisa FullerSusan GrittonSteuart BedfordChristopher Maltman,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Songs (4), Op 35/H 132 by Gustav Holst
Performer:  Louisa Fuller (Violin), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916-1917; England 
Language: English 
2.
Songs (6), Op. 16/H 69 by Gustav Holst
Performer:  Susan Gritton (Soprano), Steuart Bedford (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903-1904; England 
Language: English 
3.
Hymns (9) from the Rig Veda, Op. 24/H 90 by Gustav Holst
Performer:  Steuart Bedford (Piano), Christopher Maltman (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; England 
Language: English 
4.
Songs (12), Op. 48/H 174 by Gustav Holst
Performer:  Philip Langridge (Tenor), Steuart Bedford (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; England 
Language: English 
5.
Songs (4), Op. 4/H 14: no 2, Margrete's Cradle Song by Gustav Holst
Performer:  Susan Gritton (Soprano), Steuart Bedford (Piano)
Language: English 
6.
The Heart Worships, H 95 by Gustav Holst
Performer:  Steuart Bedford (Piano), Christopher Maltman (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; England 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

4 Songs, Op. 35: Jesu sweet
4 Songs, Op. 35: My soul has nought but fire and ice
4 Songs, Op. 35: I sing of a maiden
4 Songs, Op. 35: My Leman is so true
6 Songs, Op. 16: Calm is the morn
6 Songs, Op. 16: My true love hath my heart
6 Songs, Op. 16: Weep you no more
6 Songs, Op. 16: Lovely kind and kindly loving
6 Songs, Op. 16: Cradle Song
6 Songs, Op. 16: Peace
Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 24: Ushas (Dawn)
Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 24: Varuna I (Sky)
Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 24: Maruts (Storm Clouds)
Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 24: Indra (God of Storm and Battle)
Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 24: Varuna II (The Waters)
Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 24: Song of the Frogs
Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 24: Vac (Speech)
Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 24: Creation
Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op. 24: Faith
12 Songs, Op. 48: Persephone
12 Songs, Op. 48: Things lovelier
12 Songs, Op. 48: Now in these fairylands
12 Songs, Op. 48: A little music
12 Songs, Op. 48: The thought
12 Songs, Op. 48: The floral bandit
12 Songs, Op. 48: Envoi
12 Songs, Op. 48: The dream-city
12 Songs, Op. 48: Journey's end
12 Songs, Op. 48: In the street of lost time
12 Songs, Op. 48: Rhyme
12 Songs, Op. 48: Betelgeuse
4 Songs, Op. 4: Margrete's Cradle Song, Op. 4, No. 2
The heart worships: The Heart Worships

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