English Song Series 3 - Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge, Five Mystical Songs

Release Date: 2/18/2003
Label: Naxos
Catalog Number: 8557114
Orchestra/Ensemble: Duke String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1

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Includes song(s) by Ralph Vaughan Williams.
Works on This Recording
1. English Folksongs (2): no 2, The Lawyer by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Simon Keenlyside (Baritone), Graham Johnson (Piano), Louisa Fuller (Violin)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1935 ; England
2. The Splendour Falls by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Graham Johnson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: ?1896 ; England
3. Poems (4) by Fredegond Shove: no 4, The water mill by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Graham Johnson (Piano), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century
Written: circa 1922 ; England
4. Last Songs (4): no 2, Tired by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Graham Johnson (Piano), Simon Keenlyside (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1956 ; England
5. House of life: no 2, Silent Noon by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Baritone), Graham Johnson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1903 ; England
6. English Folksongs (2): no 1, Searching for lambs by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Graham Johnson (Piano), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Louisa Fuller (Violin)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1935 ; England
7. Poems (3) by Walt Whitman: no 1, Nocturne by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Simon Keenlyside (Baritone), Graham Johnson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: ?1925 ; England
8. Poems (3) by Walt Whitman: no 3, Joy, Shipmate, Joy! by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Simon Keenlyside (Baritone), Graham Johnson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: ?1925 ; England
9. Mystical Songs (5) by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Simon Keenlyside (Baritone), Graham Johnson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1911 ; England
10. On Wenlock Edge by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Duke String Quartet
Period: 20th Century
11. Dirge for Fidele by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Simon Keenlyside (Baritone), Graham Johnson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1922 ; England
12. It was a lover and his lass by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Simon Keenlyside (Baritone), Graham Johnson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1922 ; England
13. Hymns (4) for Tenor, Viola and Strings: no 1, Lord! come away! by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), John Metcalfe (Viola), Graham Johnson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1914 ; England
14. Hymns (4) for Tenor, Viola and Strings: no 3, Come Love, come Lord by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), John Metcalfe (Viola), Graham Johnson (Piano)
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