Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sacred and Profane, op. 91: St. Godric's Hymn
Benjamin Britten 1:41
2 Sacred and Profane, op. 91: I mon waxe wod
Benjamin Britten 0:41
3 Sacred and Profane, op. 91: Lenten is come
Benjamin Britten 2:19
4 Sacred and Profane, op. 91: The long night
Benjamin Britten 1:33
5 Sacred and Profane, op. 91: Yif ic of luve can
Benjamin Britten 2:42
6 Sacred and Profane, op. 91: Carol
Benjamin Britten 1:54
7 Sacred and Profane, op. 91: Ye that pasen by
Benjamin Britten 1:52
8 Sacred and Profane, op. 91: A death
Benjamin Britten 3:03
9 Go, Song of Mine, op. 57
Edward Elgar 5:24
10 There is sweet music, op. 53 no. 1
Edward Elgar 4:35
11 Love's Tempest, op. 73 no. 2
Edward Elgar 3:25
12 Shakespeare Songs: Full Fathom Five
Ralph Vaughan Williams 3:25
13 Shakespeare Songs: The Cloud-Capp'd Towers
Ralph Vaughan Williams 2:22
14 Shakespeare Songs: Over Hill, Over Dale
Ralph Vaughan Williams 1:04
15 Hymn to St. Cecilia, op. 27
Benjamin Britten 11:24
16 To be sung of a summer night on the water: 1. Slow but not dragging
Frederick Delius 2:23
17 To be sung of a summer night on the water: 2. Gaily but not quick
Frederick Delius 1:58
18 The Blue Bird, op. 119 no. 3
Charles Villiers Stanford 3:51

Credits

CD 1

choir vocals:
RIAS Kammerchor (tracks 1–18)
composer:
Edward Elgar (tracks 10–11)
Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (Irish composer) (track 18)
Edward Elgar (1909) (track 9)
Frederick Delius (1917) (tracks 16–17)
Benjamin Britten (1940 – 1942) (track 15)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1951) (tracks 12–14)
Benjamin Britten (1974 – 1975) (tracks 1–8)
conductor:
Marcus Creed (tracks 1–18)
lyricist:
William Shakespeare (famous English poet and playwright) (tracks 12–14)
W. H. Auden (1940 – 1942) (track 15)
translator:
Rosa Newmarch (track 11)
publisher:
Stainer & Bell Ltd. (track 18)
part of:
Works of Benjamin Britten by opus number (number: op. 27) (track 15)
Works of Edward Elgar by opus number (number: op. 57) (track 9)
is the basis for:
The Drowned Lovers (track 18)
later versions:
part of:
Three Shakespeare Songs (tracks 12–14)
parts:
recording of:

Release

ASIN: UK: B0000634VS [info]