Various artists
Album

The Very Best of English Song

Various artists

127 SONGS • 6 HOURS AND 25 MINUTES • MAR 05 2012

12
Songs Sacred and Profane: 4. The Salley Gardens (2003 Remaster)
02:13
3
English Lyrics Set II: 1. O mistress mine (2003 Remaster)
01:31
4
3 Songs, Op. 3: No. 1, Love's Philosophy, "The fountains mingle with the river" (Very quick and passionate)
01:31
5
Now sleeps the crimson petal Op. 3 No. 2
02:13
6
In summertime on Bredon (piano accompaniment)
03:43
7
Six Songs from 'A Shropshire Lad': I. Loveliest of trees (2001 Remaster)
02:51
8
Down by the Salley Gardens (2001 Remastered Version)
02:35
9
Black Stitchel (2001 Remastered Version)
02:10
10
My Own Country (2001 Remastered Version)
02:34
11
Passing By (2001 Remastered Version)
02:30
12
Pretty Ring Time (2001 Remastered Version)
01:16
13
10 Blake Songs: No. 5, The Lamb
02:17
14
Ten Blake Songs: No. 6, The Shepherd, "How sweet is the Shepherd's sweet lot!" (Allegretto)
00:56
15
The House of Life: No. 2, Silent Noon
04:18
16
Come away, death, Op. 6 No. 1
03:01
17
Since we loved, Op. 13 No. 7
01:16
18
Earth and Air and Rain Op. 15: 6. Rollicum-Rorum
01:59
1920
Trade Winds (Salt-Water Ballads No. 2)
02:23
21
Songs of the Sea Op. 91: I. Drake's Drum - Tempo di marcia moderato (version with piano) [2003 Remaster]
02:43
22
Songs of the Sea Op. 91: V. The Old Superb - Allegro vivace (version with piano) [2003 Remaster]
03:25
23
Four Indian Love Lyrics: 3. Pale hands I loved beside the Shalimar (Kashmiri Song)
03:02
2425
Balulalow: "O my deir hert, young Jesus sweit"
01:49
2627
Home! Sweet Home!
03:35
28
Come Into The Garden, Maud
04:13
29
Folksong Arrangements, Book 3 "British Isles": No. 5, The Foggy, Foggy Dew
02:24
30
Folksong Arrangements, Book 3 "British Isles": No. 1, The Plough Boy
01:50
31
Façade - An entertainment with poems by Edith Sitwell: 19. Popular Song (2000 Remaster)
02:02
32
Greensleeves (solo lute verse at end cut) [1995 Remastered Version]
02:13
33
Two songs: It was a lover and his lasse (The First Booke of Ayres or Little Short Songs) [As you like it]
03:09
34
Two songs - O mistress mine (arr. from The First Booke of Consort Lessons) [Twelfth Night]
01:39
35
The Willow Song (Othello) [1995 Remastered Version]
04:16
36
Where the bee sucks (The Tempest) [1995 Remastered Version]
01:14
37
Full fathom five (The Tempest) [1995 Remastered Version]
02:12
38
Lullaby, my sweet little baby (last verse cut)
05:59
39
Elegy on the death of Thomas Tallis (Ye sacred muses)
04:08
40
The Second Booke of Songs or Ayres: Sorrow, stay!
03:04
41
Can she excuse my wrongs? (The First Booke of Songes or Ayres)
02:32
42
The First Booke of Songes or Ayres: Awake, sweet love (The First Booke of Songes)
02:48
43
Woeful heart (The Second Booke of Songs or Ayres)
02:50
44
Shall I sue? (The Second Booke of Songs or Ayres)
02:36
45
Me, me and none but me (The Third and Last Booke of Songs or Aires)
02:11
46
Flow, my tears (The Second Booke of Songs or Ayres)
03:49
47
King Arthur, Z. 628, Act V: Song. "Fairest Isle"
02:37
48
Oedipus, Z. 583: No. 2, Song. "Music for a While"
03:55
49
The Indian Queen, Z. 630, Act III: "I Attempt from Love's Sickness" (Zempoalla)
02:01
50
If Music Be the Food of Love, Z. 379
02:05
51
Now That the Sun Hath Veiled His Light, Z. 193
05:24
52
Yarmouth Fair: "As I rode down to Yarmouth fair"
01:40
53
The Smuggler's Song (2003 Remastered Version)
03:37
54
Down Below (2003 Remaster)
02:44
55
A Transport of Delight (The Omnibus) [2003 Remaster]
02:36
56
The Wart Hog (2003 Remaster)
03:48
57
The Hippopotamus Song (Introduced by Michael Flanders) [1991 Remaster]
04:04
58
Sea Pictures, Op. 37: No. 1, Sea Slumber-Song
05:02
59
Sea Pictures, Op. 37: No. 2, In Haven. Capri
02:06
60
Sea Pictures, Op. 37: No. 3, A Sabbath Morning at Sea
06:20
61
Sea Pictures, Op. 37: No. 4, Where Corals Lie
04:11
62
Sea Pictures, Op. 37: No. 5, The Swimmer
06:09
63
Songs of Travel: No. 1, The Vagabond (Version with Orchestra)
03:02
64
Songs of Travel: No. 2, Let Beauty Awake (Version with Orchestra)
01:41
65
Songs of Travel: No. 3, The Roadside Fire (Version with Orchestra)
02:20
66
Songs of Travel: No. 4, Youth and Love (Version with Orchestra)
03:17
67
Songs of Travel: No. 5, In Dreams (Version with Orchestra)
02:36
68
Songs of Travel: No. 6, The Infinite Shining Heavens (Version with Orchestra)
02:06
69
Songs of Travel: No. 7, Whither Must I Wander? (Version with Orchestra)
03:49
70
Songs of Travel: No. 8, Bright Is the Ring of Words (Version with Orchestra)
01:55
71
Songs of Travel: No. 9, I Have Trod the Upward and the Downward Slope (Version with Orchestra)
02:10
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Folksong Arrangements, Book 1 "British Isles": No. 3, The Bonny Earl o' Moray (Orchestral Version)
02:40
81
Folksong Arrangements, Book 1 "British Isles": No. 7, Oliver Cromwell (Orchestral Version)
00:47
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Dies natalis, Op. 8: 1. Intrada (1990 Remaster)
05:06
88
Dies natalis, Op. 8: 2. Rhapsody (Recitativo stromentato) [1990 Remaster]
06:30
89
Dies natalis, Op. 8 : 3. The Rapture (Danza) [1990 Remaster]
03:33
90
Dies natalis, Op. 8: 4. Wonder (Arioso) [1990 Remaster]
04:21
91
Dies natalis, Op. 8: 5. The Salutation (Aria) [1990 Remaster]
04:17
92
Songs of the Sea Op. 91: I. Drake's Drum (Tempo di marcia moderato) [1983 Remaster]
03:21
93
Songs of the Sea Op. 91: II. Outward Bound (Andante espressivo) [1983 Remaster]
03:09
94
Songs of the Sea Op. 91: III. Devon, O Devon, in Wind and Rain (Allegro con fuoco) [1983 Remaster]
01:45
95
Songs of the Sea Op. 91: IV. Homeward Bound (Andante tranquillo) [1983 Remaster]
06:52
96
Songs of the Sea Op. 91: V. The Old Superb (Allegro vivace) [1983 Remaster]
03:11
979899
Love blows as the wind blows: In the year that's come and gone (1993 Remaster)
03:19
100
Love blows as the wind blows: Life in her creaking shoes (1993 Remaster)
02:03
101
Love blows as the wind blows: Coming up from Richmond (1993 Remaster)
04:40
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Les illuminations, Op. 18: No. 6, Interlude
02:43
109
Les illuminations, Op. 18: No. 7, Being Beauteous
03:54
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On Wenlock Edge: No. 1, On Wenlock Edge (Version with Orchestra)
03:51
121
On Wenlock Edge: No. 2, From Far, from Eve and Morning (Version with Orchestra)
02:04
122
On Wenlock Edge: No. 3, Is My Team Ploughing (Version with Orchestra)
03:47
123
On Wenlock Edge: No. 4, Oh When I Was in Love with You (Version with Orchestra)
00:44
124
On Wenlock Edge: No. 5, Bredon Hill (Version with Orchestra)
07:37
125
On Wenlock Edge: No. 6, Clun (Version with Orchestra)
03:22
126
In summertime on Bredon (orchestral accompaniment)
03:09
127
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