Benjamin Britten: Winter Words Op. 52/Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo Op. 22/Canticle I etc. (Hyperion Audio CD)

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Publisher: Select Music

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Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor)
Graham Johnson (piano)

Recording details: July 1985
St Barnabas's Church, North Finchley, London, United Kingdom

Release date: June 2001
Total duration: 58 minutes 19 seconds


Contents and Reviews

Winter Words, Op 52
No 1: At day-close in November
No 2: Midnight on the Great Western 'The Journeying Boy'
No 3: Wagtail and Baby 'A Satire'
No 4: The Little Old Table
No 5: The Choirmaster's Burial 'The Tenor Man's Story'
No 6: Proud Songsters 'Thrushes, Finches and Nightingales'
No 7: At the Railway Station, Upway 'The Convict and the Boy with the Violin'
No 8: Before Life and After

Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo, Op 22 (Britten)
No 1: Sonetto XVI. Sì come nella penna e nell' inchiostro
No 2: Sonetto XXXI. A che più debb'io mai l'intensa voglia
No 3: Sonetto XXX. Veggio co' bei vostri occhi un dolce lume
No 4: Sonetto LV. Tu sa' ch'io so, signor mie, che tu sai
No 5: Sonetto XXXVIII. Rendete a gli occhi miei
No 6: Sonetto XXXII. S'un casto amor, s'una pietà superna

Canticle I 'My beloved is mine and I am his', Op 40 (Britten) 'Ev'n like two little bank divided brooks'

Down by the Salley Gardens (Anonymous/Britten)

The trees they grow so high (Anonymous/Britten)

Little Sir William (Anonymous/Britten) 'Easter day was a holiday'

O Waly, Waly 'The water is wide' (Anonymous/Britten)