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Author Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961.

Title Danny boy [sound recording] : songs and dancing ballads / by Percy Grainger.

Imprint [Netherlands?] : Philips ; New York, N.Y. : Manufactured and distributed by PolyGram Classics & Jazz, p1996.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    C GRAI DB G57CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 011458
Series Digital classics
Note Prinicipally for mixed chorus with orchestra; some works unacc.
"World première [3rd-4th, 6th, 8th, 13th works]"--Container.
Eds. recorded: Schott (1st-2nd, 5th-6th, 8th-12th works) ; Oxford University Press (3rd-4th, 14th works) ; Bardic (7th, 13th works).
Compact disc.
Biographical and program notes, and texts with commentary (28 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Contents I'm seventeen come Sunday (2:56) -- Brigg Fair (3:05) -- Love verses from The Song of Solomon (7:18) -- The merry wedding (5:45) -- Shallow Brown (6:32) -- Father and daughter (2:38) -- Mo nighean dubh (4:01) -- The bride's tragedy (9:16) -- Irish tune from County Derry (3:50) -- Scotch strathspey and reel (6:54) -- The lost lady found (2:51) -- The three ravens (4:11) -- Danny Deever (3:15) -- Tribute to Foster (11:15).
Performer Various vocal soloists ; Monteverdi Choir ; English Country Gardiner Orchestra ; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor.
Event Recorded Mar. 1994, Guildhall, London (2nd work), and Jan. 1995, Abbey Road Studios, London (remainder).
Language Sung in Gaelic (7th work) or English; the 4th work originally in Faroese.
Subject Folk songs, English.
Folk songs, Scottish Gaelic.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied.
Folk dance music.
Added Author Gardiner, John Eliot. Conductor.
Monteverdi Choir. Performer.
Monteverdi Orchestra Performer.
Added Title Songs. Selections
Standard No. 2894466572
Music No. 446 657-2 Philips

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