Relationships

composer: Sir Michael Tippett (1939 – 1941)
lyricist: Sir Michael Tippett (1939 – 1941)
is based on: Deep River
is the basis for: Five Negro Spirituals from "A Child of Our Time": No. 5. Deep River
part of: A Child of Our Time: Part III.

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1975-03 A Child of Our Time: Part III. Spiritual: Deep River BBC Singers, BBC Choral Society, Janet Baker, Richard Cassilly, Jessye Norman, John Shirley‐Quirk, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis 3:31
1986-07-05 – 1986-07-06 A Child of Our Time: A Spiritual László Heltay, Sheila Armstrong, Brighton Festival Chorus, Philip Langridge, Felicity Palmer, John Shirley‐Quirk, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, André Previn 3:46
1991-10-11 – 1991-10-13 A Child of Our Time: Deep River Simon Halsey, John Cheek, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus, Jon Garrison, Faye Robinson, Sarah Walker, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Sir Michael Tippett 3:31
1992-07-06 – 1992-07-08 A Child of Our Time: Part III: 30. Deep River Stephen Westrop, Cynthia Clarey, Damon Evans, Cynthia Haymon, London Symphony Chorus, Willard White, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Hickox 3:57
2007-12-16 – 2007-12-18 A Child of Our Time: No 30. A Spiritual, Deep River live Steve Davislim, Mihoko Fujimura, London Symphony Chorus, Matthew Rose, Indra Thomas, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis 3:42