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BRITTEN, B.: Heart of the Matter (The) / A Birthday Hansel / Song Arrangements (Phan, Magen, Myra Huang)

Composer(s)Britten, Benjamin
Period(s) 20th Century
Genre Classical Music
Category Vocal
Catalogue AV2258
Label Avie Records
Quality   320kbps
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BRITTEN, B.: Heart of the Matter (The) / A Birthday Hansel / Song Arrangements (Phan, Magen, Myra Huang) 1:12:51   
  The Heart of the Matter          
      No. 1. Prologue: Where are the seeds of the Universal Fire 2:57       
      Reading: The earth of my heart was broken and gaped low 0:42       
      Fanfare 0:28       
      Reading: In the hour when the sapphire of the bone 0:45       
      No. 2. Song: We are the darkness in the heat of the day 1:36       
      Reading: In such a heat of the earth 2:35       
  Canticle III, Op. 55, "Still Falls the Rain - the Raids, 1940, Night and Dawn" 11:10       
  The Heart of the Matter (arr. P. Pears for voice, horn and piano)          
      Reading: I see Christ's wounds weep in the Rose on the wall 1:57       
      No. 3. Epilogue: So, out of the dark 2:55       
  A Birthday Hansel, Op. 92 16:20       
  Canticle V, Op. 89, "The Death of Saint Narcissus" 7:55       
  8 Folk Song Arrangements          
      No. 1. Lord! I married me a wife 1:16       
      No. 2. She's like the swallow 2:29       
      No. 3. Lemady 1:32       
      No. 4. Bonny at morn 3:07       
      No. 5. Bugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn 2:54       
      No. 6. Dafydd y Garreg Wen (David of the White Rock) 3:24       
      No. 7. The False Knight upon the Road 3:20       
      No. 8. Bird Scarer's Song 0:51       
  Tom Bowling and Other Song Arrangements (excerpts)          
      No. 2. Greensleeves 2:18       
      No. 5. The Holly and the Ivy 2:20       
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