Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Book Cover
Author Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961.

Title Salute to Percy Grainger [sound recording]

Imprint New York : London Records, c1989.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    D GRAI SPG P59CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (ca. 74 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 011318
Series The British collection
Note Compact disc.
Analogue to digital remaster.
Program notes and transcript of vocal text inserted in container.
Contents Shepherd's hey -- Willow willow -- I'm seventeen come Sunday --Bold William Taylor -- There was a pig went out to dig -- My robin is to the green wood gone -- Lord Maxwell's goodnight -- The 'Duke of Marlborough' fanfare -- Let's dance gay in green meadow -- Scotch Strathspey and Reel -- Two songs: The pretty maid milkin' her cow ; The sprig of thyme -- Lisbon -- The lost lady found -- Shallow Brown -- Molly on the shore -- Shenandoah -- Irish tune from County Derry -- Brigg Fair -- Green bushes: Passacaglia on an English folk-song.
Performer Peter Pears ; John Shirley-Quirk ; English Chamber Orhcestra ; Ambrosian Singers ; Wandsworth Boys Choir ; Linden Singers ; Benjamin Britten, conductor (1-14) ; Steuart Bedford, conductor (15-19).
Event Recorded: December 1968 and November 1972 at the Maltings, Snape.
Subject Songs.
Choruses, Secular.
Added Author Pears, Peter, Performer. 1910-1986
Shirley-Quirk, John. Performer.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Conductor.
Bedford, Steuart. Conductor.
English Chamber Orchestra. Performer.
Ambrosian Singers. Performer.
Wandsworth School. Boys' Choir. Performer.
Linden Singers. Performer.
Added Title Songs. Selections
Music No. 425 159-2 London

Available items only