Benjamin Britten: Folk Song Arrangements (Hyperion Audio CD)

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Folk Song Arrangements (Hyperion Audio CD)

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Publisher: Select Music

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Regina Nathan (soprano)
Lorna Anderson (soprano)
Jamie MacDougall (tenor)

Recording details: July 1994
St Alban's Church, Holborn, London, United Kingdom

Contents and Reviews


Down by the Salley Gardens (Anonymous/Britten) Little Sir William (Anonymous/Britten) 'Easter day was a holiday' The bonny Earl O'Moray (Anonymous/Britten) 'Ye Hielands and ye Low-lands' O can ye sew cushions? (Anonymous/Britten) The trees they grow so high (Anonymous/Britten) The ash grove (Anonymous/Britten) 'Down yonder green vallley where streamlets meander' Oliver Cromwell (Anonymous/Britten) 'Oliver Cromwell lay buried and dead' La noël passée (Anonymous/Britten) Voici le printemps (Anonymous/Britten) Fileuse (Anonymous/Britten) 'Lorsque j'étais jeunette, je gardais les moutons' Le roi s'en va-t'en chasse (Anonymous/Britten) La belle est au jardin d'amour (Anonymous/Britten) Il est quelqu'un sur terre (Anonymous/Britten) Eho! Eho! (Anonymous/Britten) Quand j'étais chez mon père (Anonymous/Britten) The plough boy (Shield/Britten) 'A flaxen-headed cowboy, as simple as may be' There's none to soothe (Anonymous/Britten) Sweet Polly Oliver (Anonymous/Britten) 'As sweet Polly Oliver lay musing in bed' The miller of Dee (Anonymous/Britten) 'There was a jolly miller once lived on the river Dee' The foggy, foggy dew (Anonymous/Britten) 'When I was a bachelor I lived all alone' O Waly, Waly 'The water is wide' (Anonymous/Britten) Come you not from Newcastle? (Anonymous/Britten) The brisk young widow (Anonymous/Britten) 'In Chester town there liv'd a brisk young widow' Sally in our alley (Carey/Britten) 'Of all the girls that are so smart' The Lincolnshire poacher (Anonymous/Britten) 'When I was bound apprentice in famous Lincolnshire' Early one morning (Anonymous/Britten) Ca' the yowes (Anonymous/Britten) I will give my love an apple (Anonymous/Britten) Sailor-boy (Anonymous/Britten) 'We go walking on the green grass' Master Kilby (Anonymous/Britten) 'In the heat of the day when the sun shines so freely' The soldier and the sailor (Anonymous/Britten) 'as the soldier and the sailor was a-walking one day' Bonny at morn 'with guitar' (Anonymous/Britten) 'The sheep's in the meadows' The shooting of his dear (Anonymous/Britten) 'O come all you young fellows that carry a gun' Lord! I married me a wife (Anonymous/Britten) She's like the swallow (Anonymous/Britten) Lemady (Anonymous/Britten) 'One midsummer's morn as I was a-walking' Bonny at morn 'with harp' (Anonymous/Britten) 'The sheep's in the meadows, the kye's in the corn' I was lonely and forlorn (Anonymous/Britten) I was lonely and forlorn (Anonymous/Britten) The false knight upon the road (Anonymous/Britten) 'The knight meet the child in the road' Bird scarer's song (Anonymous/Britten) 'Shoo all 'er birds you be so black' Bird scarer's song (Anonymous/Britten) 'Shoo all 'er birds you be so black' Sail on, sail on (Anonymous/Britten) How sweet the answer (Anonymous/Moore/Britten) The minstrel boy (Anonymous/Britten) At the mid hour of night (Anonymous/Britten) Rich and rare (Anonymous/Britten) Dear harp of my country! (Anonymous/Britten) Oft in the stilly night (Anonymous/Britten) The last rose of summer (Anonymous/Moore/Britten) O the sight entrancing (Anonymous/Moore/Britten)