Benjamin Britten: The Holy Sonnets of John Donne Op. 35 and other songs (Hyperion Audio CD)

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The Holy Sonnets of John Donne Op. 35 and other songs (Hyperion Audio CD)

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Ian Bostridge (tenor)
Graham Johnson (piano)

Recording details: June 1995
St Paul's Church, New Southgate, London, United Kingdom

Contents and Reviews


The Holy Sonnets of John Donne Op 35: Oh my blacke Soule! Batter my heart O might those sighes and teares Oh, to vex me What if this present Since she whom I loved At the round earth's imagined corners Thou hast made me Death, be not proud Lord! I have sinned (Humfrey/Britten) Hymn to God the Father (Humfrey/Britten) 'Wilt thou forgive that Sin, where I began? A Hymn on Divine Musick (Croft/Britten) 'What art thou? From what causes dost thou spring?' This way to the tomb (Britten) Night covers up the rigid land (Britten) Fish in the unruffled lakes (Britten) To lie flat on the back with the knees flexed (Britten) A Poison Tree (Britten) 'I was angry with my friend' When you're feeling like expressing your affection (Britten) Not even summer yet (Britten) The Red Cockatoo (Britten) 'Sent as a present from Annam' Wild with passion 'Song on the water' (Britten) If thou wilt ease thine heart 'Dirge for Wolfram' (Britten) Cradle Song for Eleanor (Britten) 'Sleep, my darling, sleep' Birthday Song for Erwin (Britten) 'See how the sun' Um Mitternacht (Britten)