Frederick Delius - Felicity Lott, Sarah Walker (2), Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Ambrosian Singers*, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra*, Eric Fenby ‎– The Song Of The High Hills / Songs

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A The Song Of The High Hills
Chorus – Ambrosian Singers*Soloist [Chorus Soloist], Soprano Vocals – Maryetta MidgleySoloist [Chorus Soloist], Tenor Vocals – Vernon Midgley
29:43
Songs
B1 Twilight Fancies
Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Sarah Walker (2)Words By [English] – F. S. Copeland*Words By [Norwegian] – Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
4:09
B2 Wine Roses
Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Sarah Walker (2)Words By [Danish] – J. P. Jacobsen*Words By [English] – Delius*
2:30
B3 The Bird's Story
Soprano Vocals – Felicity LottWords By [English] – W. Grist*Words By [Norwegian] – Ibsen*
4:13
B4 Let Springtime Come
Soprano Vocals – Felicity LottWords By [Danish] – J. P. Jacobsen*Words By [English] – Delius*
2:28
B5 Il Pleure Dans Mon Coeur
Tenor Vocals – Anthony Rolfe JohnsonWords By [English] – Ernest DowsonWords By [French] – Paul Verlaine
2:35
B6 Le Ciel Est, Par-dessus Le Toit
Soprano Vocals – Felicity LottWords By [English] – Ernest DowsonWords By [French] – Paul Verlaine
3:04
B7 La Lune Blanche
Tenor Vocals – Anthony Rolfe JohnsonWords By [English] – Susan BottomleyWords By [French] – Paul Verlaine
2:37
B8 To Daffodils
Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Sarah Walker (2)Orchestrated By [Orch.] – Eric FenbyWords By – Robert Herrick
2:41
B9 I-Brasil
Tenor Vocals – Anthony Rolfe JohnsonWords By – Fiona Macleod (William Sharp)*
3:38

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First orchestral recording of Songs

Recording Location: The Song of the Hills: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, 5 & 6 April 1983
Songs: Barking Assembly Hall, 2 December 1983

Front Cover: Norwegian lake and landscape by Jelka Rosen Delius, by courtesy of the Percy Grainger Home, White Plains, New York.

Recorded under the auspices of the Delius Trust

Sleeve Printed in Holland (P) 1984

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