Tracklist

CD 1
CD 2
CD 3
CD 4
CD 5
CD 6
CD 7
CD 8
CD 9
CD 10
CD 11
# Title Rating Length
1 Serenade to Music (orchestral version)
11:33
2 The Poisoned Kiss - Overture
6:53
3 Old King Cole - A Ballet for Orchestra: I. Allegro moderato
4:05
4 Old King Cole - A Ballet for Orchestra: II. Pipe dance
3:03
5 Old King Cole - A Ballet for Orchestra: III. Bowl dance
1:40
6 Old King Cole - A Ballet for Orchestra: IV. Morris Jig "Go and 'list for a sailor"
1:33
7 Old King Cole - A Ballet for Orchestra: V. Folk Song "A Bold Young Farmer"
2:59
8 Old King Cole - A Ballet for Orchestra: VI. Folk Song "The Jolly Thresherman"
4:08
9 Old King Cole - A Ballet for Orchestra: VII. Solo Jig
4:33
10 Five Mystical Songs: I. Easter
5:03
11 Five Mystical Songs: II. I got me flowers
2:52
12 Five Mystical Songs: III. Love bade me welcome
5:50
13 Five Mystical Songs: IV. The Call
2:10
14 Five Mystical Songs: V. Antiphon
3:02
15 Prelude on an Old Carol Tune
4:53
16 The Running Set
6:12
17 Prelude: 49th Parallel
2:33
18 Sea Songs - March (orchestral version)
3:52
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Credits

CD 11

premiered in:
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom (1923-06-05) (tracks 3–9)
arranger:
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1942) (track 18)
baritone vocals:
Stephen Roberts (UK bass-baritone) (tracks 10–14)
choir vocals:
Sinfonia Chorus (associated with Northern Sinfonia of England) (tracks 3–14)
composer:
Ralph Vaughan Williams (tracks 2, 10–14, 16–17)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1923) (tracks 3–9, 18)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1938) (track 1)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1953) (track 15)
conductor:
Richard Hickox (tracks 1–18)
lyricist:
George Herbert (Church poet) (tracks 10–14)
William Shakespeare (famous English poet and playwright) (track 1)
orchestra:
Royal Northern Sinfonia (tracks 1–18)
solo violin:
Bradley Creswick (tracks 1, 3–9)
arrangement of:
Sea Songs (for wind band) (track 18)
is based on:
I got me flowers (track 11)
part of:
The 49th Parallel (track 17)
Five Mystical Songs (tracks 10–14)
partial recording of:
Old King Cole (tracks 3–9)
Sea Songs (for full orchestra) (track 18)
parts:
recording of:
Prelude on an Old Carol Tune (adaptation of 'The Mayor of Casterbridge') (track 15)
Serenade to Music (track 1)
The Running Set (track 16)