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Author Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976.

Title Choral dances from Gloriana, op 53 / Benjamin Britten. Choral hymns from the Rig Veda. Group 3, op 26 no 3 / Gustav Holst. Pastoral : Lie strewn the white flocks / Arthur Bliss [sound recording].

Imprint London : Hyperion, p1988.


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Description 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4³/₄?in.
Playing Time 001202 001300 003523
Note Compact disc.
The 1st work originally for unacc. chorus; the 2nd work for women's chorus and harp; the 3rd work for mezzo-soprano, mixed chorus, and orchestra.
Words of the 1st work by William Plomer; words of the 3rd work by various authors.
Eds. recorded: Boosey & Hawkes (1st work); Novello (3rd work).
Durations: 12:02; 13:00; 35:23.
Program notes by Peter Lamb and texts (11 p.) inserted.
Performer Martyn Hill, tenor ; Shirley Minty, mezzo-soprano ; Thelma Owen, harp ; Judith Pearce, flute ; Holst Singers ; Holst Orchestra ; Hilary Davan Wetton, conductor.
Event Recorded Mar. 16-17, 1985, in St. Paul's Girls School, Hammersmith, London.
Subject Plomer, William, 1903-1973 -- Musical settings.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with harp.
Operas -- Excerpts, Arranged.
Choruses, Sacred (Women's voices) with harp.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Added Author Plomer, William, 1903-1973. Librettist.
Hill, Martyn. Performer.
Minty, Shirley. Performer.
Owen, Thelma. Performer.
Pearce, Judith. Performer.
Wetton, Hilary Davan. Conductor.
Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934. Choral hymns from the Rig Veda. 3rd group.
Bliss, Arthur, 1891-1975. Pastorals, mixed voices, orchestra.
Holst Singers. Performer.
Holst Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Gloriana.
Choral hymns from the Rig Veda.
Lie strewn the white flocks.
Gloriana. Choral dances; arr.
Music No. CDA66175 Hyperion

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