Búsqueda Catálogo

COMPOSITORES PRESENTADOS

Benjamin Britten

King Herod and the Cock (arr.1962)

Get Adobe Flash player

Reproducciones: 2936


arranged for unison voices and piano
(excerpt)
Duración:01min.19seg.
Alexander Wells/New London Children's Choir/Ronald Corp
(p) and (c) 1995 HNH International Ltd
Naxos 8.553183

To purchase this CD from our Online Shop, click here now

http://www.naxos.com

Texto escuchado en la muestra:
There was a star in David's land,
In David's land appeared;
And in King Herod's chamber
So bright it did shine there.

The Wise Men soon espied it,
And told the King anigh
That a Princely Babe was born that night,
No King shall e'er destroy.

If this be the truth, King Herod said,
That thou hast told to me,
That the roasted cock that stands in the dish
Shall crow full senses three.

O the cock soon thrusted and feathered well,
By the work of God's own hand,
And he did crow full senses three
In the dish where he did stand.

Cecil Sharp



Más información sobre esta obra:


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

Presentados Clips

Ghost Ranch (2006)

Michael Daugherty

Reproducciones: 3741

Baumgesänge (Tree Songs) (1992)

Kurt Schwertsik

Reproducciones: 4112

Double Concerto (2002)

Unsuk Chin

Reproducciones: 4769

Workers Union (1975)

Louis Andriessen

Reproducciones: 5885

Vexations and Devotions (2005)

Brett Dean

Reproducciones: 1441