Frederick Delius, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, John Alldis Choir, Meredith Davies ‎– A Village Romeo & Juliet

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Scene 1: September. A Piece Of Land On A Hill
1-1 (Allegro Ma Non Troppo, Con Vigore) Straight On, My Plough, Straight On! 3:22
1-2 'Tis Such A Shame To Let Good Land Lie Waste 1:55
1-3 Come, Vrenchen, Come! 1:52
1-4 The Children Are Nearby 1:43
1-5 HHow Strange The Song Of The Wind 2:42
1-6 Listen, My Children, You Need Have No Fear! 1:43
1-7 (Sehr Langsam) We Two Will Be The Only Bidders For That Land 3:31
Scene 2: Six Years Later. Outside Marti's House
1-8 (Lento) 2:54
1-9 Vrenchen! ... Sali! 3:25
1-10 If Only We Two Always Stand Together 4:29
Scene 3: The Wildland
1-11 (Poco Meno) 2:03
1-12 (Tranquilo) Sali! ... Vrenchen! 2:24
1-13 You Here? I'm Not Surprised 3:12
1-14 O Sali, I'm Afraid 3:27
1-15 (Molto Lento) Shameless Hussy! 2:49
Scene 4: Interior Of Marti's House
1-16 (Lento Molto) 3:08
1-17 Ah, The Darkness Has Come 3:00
1-18 O Sali, I Should Have Died 3:42
1-19 What Will You Do? Where Will You Go? 5:17
1-20 The Dream Of Sali And Vrenchen 6:26
1-21 (Lento) 1:23
1-22 Ah, 'Twas All A Dream! 3:36
Scene 5: The Fair
2-1 (Con Moto) 2:35
2-2 Oh, Sali, Look At Those Lovely, Lovely Things! 1:53
2-3 Well, Well! What Do I See? 2:32
2-4 Come, My Vrenchen! 1:51
2-5 The Walk To The Paradise Gardens 8:59
Scene 6: The Paradise Garden
2-6 Dance And Sing, All Day Long! 1:09
2-7 (Lento) 1:22
2-8 So I Must Tell You 3:40
2-9 The Twilight Closes Round The Garden 1:58
2-10 (Moderato) Vagabonds And Comrades! 2:37
2-11 Come With Us ... Live In Freedom! 2:39
2-12 Halleo! Halleo! 2:28
2-13 Passing Strangers, Drifting By 2:16
2-14 See, The Silver Moonlight Kisses The Woods 1:54
2-15 See, Our Marriage Bed Awaits Us! 3:15
Bonus Tracks: Illustrated Talk By Eric Fenby
2-16 Extract From "Florida Suite", III: Sunset - Danza
Conductor – Sir Thomas Beecham
3:29
2-17 Extract From "A Mass Of Life": Final Chorus
Chorus – Chorus Of The London Philharmonic OrchestraConductor – Sir Charles GrovesOrchestra – The London Philharmonic Orchestra
2:29
2-18 Extract From "Paris - The Song Of A Great City"
Conductor – Sir Charles GrovesOrchestra – Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
2:53
2-19 Extract From "Florida Suite", III: Sunset - Danza
Conductor – Sir Thomas Beecham
2:01
2-20 Appalachia: Variation 13
Chorus – The Ambrosian SingersConductor – Sir John BarbirolliOrchestra – Hallé Orchestra
2:45
2-21 Extract From "In A Summer Garden"
Conductor – Sir John BarbirolliOrchestra – Hallé Orchestra
2:23
2-22 Extract From Cello Concerto: Allegramente
Cello – Jacqueline Du PréConductor – Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:31
2-23 Extract From "Cynara"
Baritone Vocals – John Shirley-QuirkConductor – Sir Charles GrovesOrchestra – Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
5:48
2-24 Extract From "Arabesque"
Baritone Vocals – John Shirley-QuirkConductor – Sir Charles GrovesOrchestra – Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
2:58

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Recorded:
1-1 to 2-15: 18-22/10/1971
2-16 to 2-24: 23/10/1972

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  • Barcode: 724357578523

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SLS 966 Frederick Delius, Meredith Davies, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Elizabeth Harwood, Robert Tear, John Shirley-Quirk, John Alldis Choir Frederick Delius, Meredith Davies, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Elizabeth Harwood, Robert Tear, John Shirley-Quirk, John Alldis Choir - A Village Romeo & Juliet(3xLP, Album) His Master's Voice SLS 966 UK 1973 Sell This Version
SBLX-3784 Frederick Delius, Meredith Davies, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Elizabeth Harwood, Robert Tear, John Shirley-Quirk, John Alldis Choir Frederick Delius, Meredith Davies, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Elizabeth Harwood, Robert Tear, John Shirley-Quirk, John Alldis Choir - A Village Romeo & Juliet(2xLP, Album, RE) Angel Records SBLX-3784 US 1973 Sell This Version
EM 29 0404 3 Frederick Delius, Meredith Davies, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Elizabeth Harwood, Robert Tear, John Shirley-Quirk, John Alldis Choir Frederick Delius, Meredith Davies, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Elizabeth Harwood, Robert Tear, John Shirley-Quirk, John Alldis Choir - A Village Romeo & Juliet(2xLP, Album, RE) His Master's Voice EM 29 0404 3 UK Unknown Sell This Version
50999 0 87696 2 9 Delius*, Elizabeth Harwood, Robert Tear, John Shirley-Quirk, John Alldis Choir, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra* / Meredith Davies Delius*, Elizabeth Harwood, Robert Tear, John Shirley-Quirk, John Alldis Choir, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra* / Meredith Davies - A Village Romeo And Juliet(2xCD, RE, RM + CD-ROM, wit) EMI Classics 50999 0 87696 2 9 Europe 2011 Sell This Version

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