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Songs 1860-1900


Edited by Geoffrey Bush
First published in 1989
Pages: 236
Format: Paperback
Dimensions (mm): 330 x 254 x 22
Weight: 1.304kg

A fascinating collection that casts new light upon an undervalued 19th-century genre. Women composers Maude Valérie White and Liza Lehmann feature prominently. Of special interest is a selection of songs from Arthur Somervell’s Tennyson cycle of Maude.

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Ref: MB56 ISBN: 9780852497746 ISMN: 9790220215131 Categories: , , , , , ,



Composer Title
COWEN, Frederic All for my true love
COWEN, Frederic My true love hath my heart
LEHMANN, Liza A widow bird sate mourning
LEHMANN, Liza Die Nachtigall, als ich sie fragte
LEHMANN, Liza Im Rosenbusch
LEHMANN, Liza I will make you brooches
MacCUNN, Hamish Had I a cave on some wild distant shore
MacCUNN, Hamish Thine am I, my faithful lair
MacCUNN, Hamish Wilt thou be my dearie?
MACKENZIE, Alexander A birthday, Op. 17, No. 3
MACKENZIE, Alexander Dormi, Jesu, Op. 12, No. 1
MACKENZIE, Alexander The first spring day, Op. 17, No. 1
MACKENZIE, Alexander When I am dead, Op. 17, No. 2
SOMERVELL, Arthur A voice by the cedar tree
SOMERVELL, Arthur Birds in the high Hall-garden
SOMERVELL, Arthur Come into the garden, Maud
SOMERVELL, Arthur Dead, long dead
SOMERVELL, Arthur Go not, happy day
SOMERVELL, Arthur I hate the dreadful hollow
SOMERVELL, Arthur I have led her home
SOMERVELL, Arthur My life has crept so long
SOMERVELL, Arthur O let the solid ground
SOMERVELL, Arthur O that ’twere possible
SOMERVELL, Arthur She came to the village church
SOMERVELL, Arthur The fault was mine
SULLIVAN, Arthur At the window
SULLIVAN, Arthur Ay de mi, my bird!
SULLIVAN, Arthur I heard the nightingale
SULLIVAN, Arthur O mistress mine
SULLIVAN, Arthur Orpheus with his lute
SULLIVAN, Arthur What does the little birdie say?
THOMAS, Arthur Goring Les papillons
THOMAS, Arthur Goring S’il est un charmant gazon
WHITE, Maude Valérie Anfangs wollt’ ich fast verzagen
WHITE, Maude Valérie Aus meinen Thränen spriessen
WHITE, Maude Valérie Die Himmelsaugen
WHITE, Maude Valérie Ein Jüngling liebt ein Mädchen
WHITE, Maude Valérie Im wunderschönen Monat Mai
WHITE, Maude Valérie Liebe
WHITE, Maude Valérie Parle moi (How do I love thee?)
WHITE, Maude Valérie To God
WHITE, Maude Valérie To Music, to becalm his fever
WHITE, Maude Valérie Ton nom
WOOD, Charles Ethiopia saluting the colours
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