Tracklist

CD 1
CD 2
CD 3
CD 4
CD 5
CD 6
CD 7
CD 8
CD 9
CD 10
CD 11
CD 12
CD 13
CD 14
CD 15
CD 16
CD 17
CD 18
CD 19
CD 20
CD 21
CD 22
# Title Rating Length
1 Linden Lea
2:53
2 Joy, shipmate, joy!
1:22
3 A Clear Midnight
1:53
4 Orpheus with his lute (first setting)
3:16
5 Hands, eyes and heart
1:26
6 Rest
3:00
7 Five Mystical Songs: The Call
2:22
8 Linden Lea (choral version)
3:07
9 Five English Folk Songs: I. The Dark-Eyed Sailor
2:15
10 Five English Folk Songs: II. The Spring Time of the Year
3:08
11 Five English Folk Songs: III. Just as the Tide was Flowing
2:16
12 Five English Folk Songs: IV. The Lover's Ghost (Well met, my own true love)
4:09
13 Five English Folk Songs: V. Wassail Song
2:41
14 Bushes and Briars
2:53
15 Loch Lomond
3:42
16 John Dory
2:13
17 Greensleeves
3:19
18 Ward, the Pirate
2:39
19 Ca' the Yowes
5:12
20 The Unquiet Grave
4:45
21 The Seeds of Love
2:37
22 Early in the Spring
1:51
23 The Turtle Dove
3:22
24 An Acre of Land
1:19
25 Bushes and Briars (men's voices version)
3:00
26 Five English Folk Songs: V. Wassail Song (men's voices version)
2:44
CD 23
CD 24
CD 25
CD 26
CD 27
CD 28
CD 29
CD 30

Credits

CD 22

piano:
Martin Katz (tracks 4–5)
Gerald Moore (pianist) (track 1)
Craig Rutenberg (tracks 2–3)
arranger:
Ralph Vaughan Williams (tracks 14–18, 20–23, 25)
baritone vocals:
Thomas Hampson (tracks 2–3)
Christopher Keyte (track 23)
Geoffrey Shaw (bass-bartitone vocalist) (track 21)
choir vocals:
Baccholian Singers of London (tracks 25–26)
London Madrigal Singers (tracks 9–24)
St Paul’s Cathedral Choir (London) (tracks 7–8)
composer:
Ralph Vaughan Williams (tracks 2, 6–7, 9–13, 26)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 14–18, 20, 22–23, 25)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1901) (track 1)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1922) (track 19)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1934) (track 24)
conductor:
Christopher Bishop (conductor/producer) (tracks 9–24)
John Scott (film composer) (tracks 7–8)
countertenor vocals:
David Daniels (American countertenor) (tracks 4–5)
lyricist:
William Barnes (tracks 1, 8)
Robert Burns (18th century Scottish poet/lyricist) (track 19)
George Herbert (Church poet) (track 7)
Christina Rossetti (track 6)
William Shakespeare (famous English poet and playwright) (track 4)
Walt Whitman (tracks 2–3)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 9–15, 20–21, 25–26)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Dame Janet Baker (track 1)
orchestra:
London Sinfonietta (tracks 7–8)
orchestrator:
Julius Harrison (track 8)
soprano vocals:
Susan Longfield (track 24)
tenor vocals:
Ian Partridge (tracks 15, 19)
publisher:
Jowcol Music (track 17)
part of:
Child Ballads (number: 78) (track 20)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 51) (track 20)
arrangement of:
Linden Lea (track 8)
Loch Lomond (track 15)
The Turtle Dove (aka Fare Thee Well / Ten Thousand Miles) (track 23)
arrangements:
Linden Lea (track 1)
is the basis for:
Linden Lea (track 1)
part of:
5 English Folk Songs (tracks 9–13, 26)
recording of:
A Clear Midnight (track 3)
An Acre of Land (track 24)
Bushes and Briars (tracks 14, 25)
Ca’ the Yowes (track 19)
Early in the Spring (from "Folk Songs of the Four Seasons") (track 22)
Greensleeves (track 17)
John Dory (track 16)
Linden Lea (track 1)
Loch Lomond (track 15)
Rest (track 6)
The Seeds of Love (track 21)
The Turtle Dove (track 23)
The Unquiet Grave (track 20)
Ward, the Pirate (Vaughan Williams arrangement) (track 18)
version of:
Dives and Lazarus (track 20)