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Butterworth, Gurney: Songs / Benjamin Luxon, David Willison


Release Date: 10/28/1992 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 8831   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George ButterworthIvor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin LuxonDavid Willison
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk 1, 2 November 1989 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Peter Newble (assistant) Recorded in: Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk 1, 2 November 1989 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Peter Newble (assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Songs (6) from A Shropshire Lad by George Butterworth
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
2.
Bredon Hill and Other Songs by George Butterworth
Performer:  David Willison (Piano), Benjamin Luxon (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; England 
3.
Carol of the Skiddaw Yowes by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  David Willison (Piano), Benjamin Luxon (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; England 
4.
Sappho Songs (7): The Apple Orchard by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  David Willison (Piano), Benjamin Luxon (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
5.
The fields are full by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  David Willison (Piano), Benjamin Luxon (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; England 
6.
The Two Corbies by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  David Willison (Piano), Benjamin Luxon (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; England 
7.
Severn Meadows by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; England 
8.
Desire in Spring by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
9.
Ha'nacker Mill by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; England 
10.
Down by the Salley Gardens by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; England 
11.
The Scribe by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; England 
12.
Hawk and Buckle by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; England 
13.
On the downs by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; England 
14.
The Fiddler of Dooney by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; England 
15.
In Flanders by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; England 
16.
The Folly of Being Comforted by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; England 
17.
I praise the tender flower by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  David Willison (Piano), Benjamin Luxon (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; England 
18.
An Epitaph by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  David Willison (Piano), Benjamin Luxon (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; England 
19.
By a Bierside by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  David Willison (Piano), Benjamin Luxon (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; England 
20.
Cranham Woods by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  David Willison (Piano), Benjamin Luxon (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918-1919; England 
21.
Elizabethan Songs (5): Sleep by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; England 
22.
Black Stichel by Ivor Gurney
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; England 

Sound Samples

6 Songs from A Shropshire Lad: No. 1. Loveliest of Trees
6 Songs from A Shropshire Lad: No. 2. When I was one-and-twenty
6 Songs from A Shropshire Lad: No. 3. Look Not in My Eyes
6 Songs from A Shropshire Lad: No. 4. Think no more, Lad
6 Songs from A Shropshire Lad: No. 5. The Lads in their Hundreds
6 Songs from A Shropshire Lad: No. 6. Is My Team Ploughing?
Bredon Hill and Other Songs: No. 1. Bredon Hill
Bredon Hill and Other Songs: No. 2. O Fair enough are Sky and Plain
Bredon Hill and Other Songs: No. 3. When the Lad for Longing Sighs
Bredon Hill and Other Songs: No. 4. On the Idle Hill of Summer
Bredon Hill and Other Songs: No. 5. With Rue My Heart is Laden
Carol of the Skiddaw Yowes
7 Sappho Songs: The Apple Orchard
The Fields Are Full
The Twa Corbies
Severn Meadows
Desire in Spring
Ha'nacker Mill
Down by the Salley Gardens
The Scribe
Hawk and Buckle
On the Downs
The Fiddler of Dooney
In Flanders
The Folly of Being Comforted
I Praise the Tender Flower
Black Stitchel
An Epitaph
By a Bierside
Cranham Woods
5 Elizabethan Songs: No. 4. Sleep

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