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Grainger Edition Vol 12 - Songs For Mezzo / Jones, Thwaites


Release Date: 06/22/1999 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9730   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope ThwaitesDella JonesGeorge BlackStephen Varcoe,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London 21-23 July 1998 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Richard Smoker (Assistant) Recorded in: St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London 21-23 July 1998 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Richard Smoker (Assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Skye Boat Song by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
2.
David of the White Rock by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954 
3.
Died for love by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; England 
4.
Sprig of thyme by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907/1920; England 
5.
Willow, Willow by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1898-1911; England 
6.
Near Woodstock Town by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903/1951 
7.
Early One Morning by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901/1940 
8.
Bristol town by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), George Black (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
9.
Weaving Song by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
10.
This is no my plaid by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
11.
Turn ye to me by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
12.
The Bridegroom Grat by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902; England 
13.
The Land o' the Leal by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902; England 
14.
Stalt Vesselil by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
15.
Under a Bridge by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Stephen Varcoe (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928/1946; Australia 
16.
Hubby and Wifey by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen Varcoe (Baritone), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; Denmark 
17.
Colonial Song by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Mark Padmore (Tenor), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911/1918; England 
18.
Kipling "Jungle Book" Cycle: The only son by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Mark Padmore (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945-1947; England 
19.
The Love Song of Har Dyal by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Stephen Varcoe (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; England 
20.
A Song of Autumn by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; Frankfurt, Germany 
21.
To Echo by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
22.
Honey Pot Bee by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; USA 
23.
Farewell to an Atoll by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1945; USA 
24.
Crying for the Moon by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
25.
Love at First Sight by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
26.
O glorious, golden era by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
27.
Little Ole with his Umbrella by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
28.
Variations on Handel's 'Harmonious Blacksmith' by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
29.
Harvest Hymn by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), John Lavender (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; England 
30.
After-word by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910-1911; London, England 
31.
The Lonely Desert-Man Sees the Tents of the Happy Tribes by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Penelope Thwaites (Piano), Stephen Varcoe (Baritone),
Mark Padmore (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1914; London, England 

Sound Samples

David of the White Rock (Dafydd y Garreg Wen)
Sinfonie musicali, Op. 18: La Bergamasca: Died for Love
The Sprig of Thyme
Willow Willow
Near Woodstock Town
Early One Morning
In Bristol Town (arr. for mezzo-soprano and guitar)
Songs of the North: No. 5. Weaving Song
Songs of the North: No. 2. This Is No My Plaid
Songs of the North: No. 4. Skye Boat Song
Songs of the North: No. 3. Turn Ye To Me
The Bridegroom Grat (arr. for mezzo-soprano and piano)
The Land O' the Leal (arr. for mezzo-soprano and piano)
Stalt Vesselil (Proud Vesselil)
Under a Bridge (Under en Bro)
Husband and Wife (Manden og Konen)
The Lonely Desert-Man sees the Tents of the Happy Tribes
Colonial Song, "Up-Country Song": Colonial Song - Up-Country Song
Kipling Jungle Book Cycle: The Only Son
Kipling Jungle Book Cycle: The Love Song of Har Dyal
A Song of Autumn
5 Settings of Ella Grainger: No. 1. To Echo
5 Settings of Ella Grainger: No. 2. Honey Pot Bee
5 Settings of Ella Grainger: No. 3. Farewell to an Atoll
5 Settings of Ella Grainger: No. 4. Crying For the Moon
5 Settings of Ella Grainger: No. 5. Love at First Sight
Corteccia - O Glorious, Golden Era (O begl' anni dell' oro)
Jacobsen - Little Ole with his Umbrella
Variations on Handel's The Harmonious Blacksmith
Harvest Hymn, "Harvest time in Sweden": Harvest Hymn - Harvest Time in Sweden
After-Word: After-word

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