Search Catalogue

FEATURED COMPOSERS

Benjamin Britten

Spring Symphony: The Driving Boy (1949)


Plays: 4253


for soprano, alto and tenor soloists, chorus, boys' choir, and orchestra
The Driving Boy (opening)
Duration: 00 mins 43 secs
Boys from Emanuel School/Royal Opera House Orchestra/Benjamin Britten
(p) and (c) Decca Classics
Decca 475 6040

To purchase this CD from Amazon, click here now.



http://www.deccaclassics.com

Text heard on Sample:
When as the rye reach to the chin,
And chop-cherry ripe within,
Strawberries swimming in the cream,
And schoolboys playing in the stream,
Then oh, then my true love said,
Till that time come again
She could not live a maid.

John Clare

Further Information on this Work:


Any reproduction, publication, further distribution or public exhibition of audio materials provided at this site, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited.

Featured Clips

Short Symphony (No.2) (1933)

Aaron Copland

Plays: 407

No Let Up (2003)

Mark-Anthony Turnage

Plays: 3415

Barkham Fantasy (2009-10)

Mark Simpson

Plays: 3040

Concert Overture: Ebb of Winter (2013)

Peter Maxwell Davies

Plays: 221

The Healer: Sozo (2013)

Karl Jenkins

Plays: 2141


FAQ | Contact Us | Links | About Us | Shop Directory | Careers | Terms of use | RSS Index