Contains three sets of songs by Gerald Finzi sung by Roderick Williams with Iain Burnside on piano. Featured are: I Said To Love (words by Thomas Hardy), Let Us Garlands Bring (words by William Shakespeare) and Before and After Summer (words by Thomas Hardy).
Williams, Roderick, baritone Burnside, Iain, piano
I said to Love, Op. 19b I need not go 00:02:10 At Middle - Field Gate in February 00:03:27 Two Lips 00:00:56 In five - score Summers (Meditation) 00:01:47 For Life I had never cared greatly 00:02:07 I said to Love 00:03:06
Let us garlands bring, Op. 18 Come away, come away, death 00:03:30 Who is Silvia? 00:01:36 Fear no more the heat o' the sun 00:05:42 O Mistress Mine 00:01:42 It was a lover and his lass 00:02:32
Before and after Summer, Op. 16 Childhood among the Ferns 00:03:29 Before and after Summer 00:02:36 The Self - unseeing 00:02:54 Overlooking the River 00:02:38 Channel Firing 00:06:38 In the mind's eye 00:01:48 The Too Short Time 00:03:07 Epeisodia 00:02:03 Amabel 00:02:58 He abjures Love 00:04:33