Peter Pears, Helen Watts & Benjamin Britten
Album

Benjamin Britten: Song Cycles

Peter Pears, Helen Watts & Benjamin Britten

23 SONGS • 1 HOUR AND 11 MINUTES • AUG 07 2021

1
Our Hunting Fathers, Op. 8: I. Prologue
01:55
2
Our Hunting Fathers, Op. 8: II. Rats away!
04:26
3
Our Hunting Fathers, Op. 8: III. Messalina
06:33
4
Our Hunting Fathers, Op. 8: IV. Hawing for the partridge (Dance of Death)
05:58
5
Our Hunting Fathers, Op. 8: V. Epilogue
06:46
6
On This Island, Op. 11: I. Let the florid music praise!
03:53
7
On This Island, Op. 11: II. Now the leaves are falling fast
02:02
8
On This Island, Op. 11: III. Seascape (‘For Kit Welford’)
02:10
9
On This Island, Op. 11: IV. Nocturne
04:05
10
On This Island, Op. 11: V. As it is plenty
01:39
11
A Charm of Lullabies, Op. 41: I. A Cradle Song
02:16
12
A Charm of Lullabies, Op. 41: II. A Highland Balou
01:46
13
A Charm of Lullabies, Op. 41: III. Sephestia's Lullaby
02:04
14
A Charm of Lullabies, Op. 41: IV. A Charm
01:33
15
A Charm of Lullabies, Op. 41: V. The Nurse's Song
03:43
16
Winter Words, Op. 52: I. At Day-Close in November
01:43
17
Winter Words, Op. 52: II. Midnight on the Great Western (or, The Journeying Boy)
04:37
18
Winter Words, Op. 52: III. Wagtail and Baby (A Satire)
02:04
19
Winter Words, Op. 52: IV. The Little Old Table
01:29
20
Winter Words, Op. 52: V. The Choirmaster's Burial (or, The Tenor Man's Story)
03:52
21
Winter Words, Op. 52: VI. Proud Songsters (Thrushes, Finches and Nightingales)
01:12
22
Winter Words, Op. 52: VII. At the Railway Station, Upway (or, The Convict and Boy with the Violin)
02:46
23
Winter Words, Op. 52: VIII. Before Life and After
03:22
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