Peter Pears, Benjamin Britten, Joan Dickson / Richard Rodney Bennett, Frank Bridge, John Ireland, Priaulx Rainier ‎– Twentieth Century English Songs

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Argo (2) ‎– ZRG 5418
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Vinyl, LP
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Settings By John Ireland
The Land Of Lost Content
Composed By – John IrelandWords By – A. E. Housman*
A1a The Lent Lily
A1b Ladslove
A1c Goal And Wicket
A1d The Vain Desire
A1e The Encounter
A1f Epilogue
A2 The Trellis
Composed By – John IrelandWords By – Aldous Huxley
Settings By Frank Bridge
A3 'Tis But A Week
Composed By – Frank BridgeWords By – Gerald Gould (2)
A4 Goldenhair
Composed By – Frank BridgeWords By – James Joyce
A5 When You Are Old
Composed By – Frank BridgeWords By – W. B. Yeats*
A6 So Perverse
Composed By – Frank BridgeWords By – Robert Bridges
A7 Journey's End
Composed By – Frank BridgeWords By – Humbert Wolfe
Settings By Richard Rodney Bennett
B1 Tom O'Bedlams Song
Cello – Joan DicksonComposed By – Richard Rodney BennettWords By – Anon*
Settings By John Ireland
B2a Love And Friendship
Composed By – John IrelandWords By – Emily Brontë
B2b Friendship In Misfortune
Composed By – John IrelandWords By – Anon*
B2c The One Hope
Composed By – John IrelandWords By – D. G. Rossetti*
Settings By Priaulx Rainier
Cycle For Declamation
Composed By – Priaulx RainierWords By – John Donne
B3 Wee Cannot Bid The Fruits
B4 In The Wombe Of Earth
B5 Nunc, Lento Sonitu

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Notes

The title is printed on the back and edge of the sleeve; on the front it appears merely as English Songs.
Recorded in association with The British Council.
Texts are found on a one sheet insert.
The heading "Settings By Richard Rodney Bennett" appears in the text listing even though there is only one item for each

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