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Songs Of Innocence - Britten, Barber, Ives, Handel, Warlock, Etc / Swait, Bowman, Plant

Niles / Britten / Swait / Bowman / Plat
Release Date: 07/29/2008 
Label:  Signum U.k.   Catalog #: 128   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Benjamin BrittenPeter WarlockWilliam BoyceMichael Flanders,   ... 
Performer:  James BowmanAndrew SwaitAndrew PlantAndrew Plant
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by Benjamin Britten. Soloists: Andrew Swait, Andrew Plant (Piano), James Bowman. Includes work(s) by Benjamin Britten. Soloists: Andrew Swait, Andrew Plant (Piano), James Bowman. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Oxen by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  James Bowman (Countertenor), Andrew Swait (Treble), Andrew Plant (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; England 
2. The bayley berith the bell away by Peter Warlock
Performer:  James Bowman (Countertenor), Andrew Swait (Treble), Andrew Plant (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; England 
3. Tell me lovely shepheard by William Boyce
Performer:  James Bowman (Countertenor), Andrew Swait (Treble), Andrew Plant (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century; England 
4. Slow Train by Michael Flanders
Performer:  James Bowman (Countertenor), Andrew Swait (Treble), Andrew Plant (Piano)
Written: USA 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Donald Swann (1923 - 1994). 
5. Silent Worship ("Did You Not Hear My Lady"), for voice & piano by Arthur Somervell
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Period: Modern 
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
6. Who is Silvia? by Charles Wood
Performer:  James Bowman (Countertenor), Andrew Swait (Treble), Andrew Plant (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
7. Dirge for Fidele by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Andrew Swait (Treble), James Bowman (Countertenor), Andrew Plant (Piano),
James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
8. Slow March by Charles Ives
Performer:  James Bowman (Countertenor), Andrew Swait (Treble), Andrew Plant (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1887; USA 
9. Tom Bowling by Charles Dibdin
Performer:  James Bowman (Countertenor), Andrew Swait (Treble), Andrew Plant (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; England 
10. My bed is a boat by Malcolm Williamson
Performer:  James Bowman (Countertenor), Andrew Swait (Treble), Andrew Plant (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
11. Songs (4), Op. 13: no 3, Sure on this Shining Night by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Andrew Swait (Treble), James Bowman (Countertenor), Andrew Plant (Piano),
Andrew Plant (Piano), James Bowman ()
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
12. I wonder as I wander by John Jacob Niles
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
13. In the Mornin', spiritual by Traditional
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
14. Diaphenia by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble), James Bowman ()
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
15. The Owl by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Andrew Swait (Treble), James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano)
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 27 Secs. 
16. Witches' Song by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929 
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 0 Minutes 43 Secs. 
17. Chamber Music V by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 23 Secs. 
18. Two-part Songs (3), for boys' or female chorus: The Rainbow by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1932 
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
19. Little Sir William, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
20. Cradle Song, for chorus & organ (or piano) by Michael Berkeley
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Written: 1960s 
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 41 Secs. 
21. Ca' the yowes to the knowes by Traditional
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Written: Scotland 
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
22. Caleno custure me by Anonymous
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
23. Summer Sunset by Roger Quilter
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1938; England 
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
24. Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  James Bowman (), Andrew Plant (Piano), Andrew Swait (Treble)
Period: Renaissance 
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 16 Secs. 
25. Sweet and Low, for voice & piano by Malcolm Williamson
Performer:  Andrew Swait (Treble), Andrew Plant (Piano), James Bowman ()
Venue:  Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 

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