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Delius: A Village Romeo and Juliet

Compact Disc / 2CD+CD-ROM
10 Oct 2011

Barcode: 5099908796929

Composer: Frederick Delius
Other participants: Elizabeth Harwood * Robert Tear * John Shirley-Quirk * a.o. * John Alldis Choir * Royal Philharmonic Orchestra * Meredith Davies

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 (Allegro ma non troppo, con vigore) - Straight on, my plough, straight on! (orchestra, Manz): A Village Romeo and Julie  - Benjamin Luxon/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Meredi 
02 'Tis such a shame to let good land lie waste (Marti, Manz): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from  - Benjamin Luxon/Noel Mangin/Royal Philharmonic Orch 
03 Come, Vrenchen, come! (Sali, Vrenchen): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's  - Corin Manley/Wendy Eathorne/Royal Philharmonic Orc 
04 The children are nearby (Marti, Manz): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's n  - Benjamin Luxon/Noel Mangin/Royal Philharmonic Orch 
05 How strange the song of the wind (Vrenchen, The Dark Fiddler, Sali, Marti, Manz): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music dr  - Benjamin Luxon/Noel Mangin/Corin Manley/Wendy Eath 
06 Listen, my children, you need have no fear! (The Dark Fiddler): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes  - John Shirley-Quirk/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Me 
07 (Sehr langsam) - We two will be the only bidders for that land (Marti, Manz): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama  - Benjamin Luxon/Noel Mangin/Royal Philharmonic Orch 
08 (Lento) (orchestra): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's novel, Scene II. Si  - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Meredith Davies 
09 Vrenchen!...Sali! (Sali, Vrenchen): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's nove  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Royal Philharmonic O 
10 If only we two always stand together (Sali, Vrenchen): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gott  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Royal Philharmonic O 
11 (Poco meno) (orchestra): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's novel, Scene II  - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Meredith Davies 
12 (Tranquillo) - Sali!...Vrenchen! (orchestra, Vrenchen, Sali): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes fr  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Royal Philharmonic O 
13 You here? I'm not surprised (The Dark Fiddler): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried K  - John Shirley-Quirk/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Me 
14 O Sali, I'm afraid! (Vrenchen, Sali): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's no  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Royal Philharmonic O 
15 (Molto lento) - Shameless hussy! (orchestra, Marti, Sali, Vrenchen): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six sc  - Noel Mangin/Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Royal Ph 
16 (Lento molto) (orchestra): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's novel, Scene  - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Meredith Davies 
17 Ah, the darkness has come (Vrenchen, Sali): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Kelle  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Royal Philharmonic O 
18 O Sali, I should have died (Vrenchen, Sali): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Kell  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Royal Philharmonic O 
19 What will you do? Where will you go? (Sali, Vrenchen): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gott  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Royal Philharmonic O 
20 The Dream of Sali and Vrenchen (orchestra, chorus): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfri  - John Alldis Choir/John Alldis/Royal Philharmonic O 
21 (Lento) (orchestra): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's novel, Scene IV. In  - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Meredith Davies 
22 Ah, 'twas all a dream! (Vrenchen, Sali, Peasants): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfrie  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Stephen Varcoe/Bryn 
Disc 2 
01 (Con moto) (orchestra, fairground women & men, chorus, Peasants): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six s  - Stephen Varcoe/Bryn Evans/Mavis Beattie/Doreen Pri 
02 Oh, Sali, look at those lovely, lovely things! (Vrenchen, Sali, fairground women & men, Peasants): A Village Romeo  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Stephen Varcoe/Bryn 
03 Well well! What do I see? (First Woman & Man, Vrenchen, Sali, Second Man & Woman, Peasants, fairground women  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Stephen Varcoe/Bryn 
04 Come, my Vrenchen! (Sali, Vrenchen, chorus): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Kell  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/John Alldis Choir/Jo 
05 The Walk to the Paradise Garden (orchestra): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Kell  - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Meredith Davies 
06 Dance and song, all day long! (Vagabonds): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller  - Robert Bateman/John Noble/Ian Partridge/Royal Phil 
07 (Lento) (orchestra): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's novel, Scene VI. Th  - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Meredith Davies 
08 So I must tell you (The Dark Fiddler): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's n  - John Shirley-Quirk/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Me 
09 The twilight closes round the garden (Sali, Vrenchen, The Dark Fiddler): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in si  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/John Shirley-Quirk/R 
10 (Moderato) - Vagabonds and comrades! (orchestra, Vagabonds, Vrenchen, Sali, The Dark Fiddler): A Village Romeo and Juli  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/John Shirley-Quirk/R 
11 Come with us...live in freedom! (Vagabonds, Vrenchen, The Dark Fiddler, Sali): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/John Shirley-Quirk/R 
12 Halleo! halleo! (First & Second Bargees, Vrenchen, Sali): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes fr  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Robert Bateman/John 
13 Passing strangers, drifting by (Sali, Vrenchen): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Royal Philharmonic O 
14 See, the silver moonlight kisses the woods (Sali, Vrenchen): A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes fro  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Royal Philharmonic O 
15 See, our marriage bed awaits us! (Sali, Vagabonds, Vrenchen, First & Third Bargees): A Village Romeo and Juliet - M  - Robert Tear/Elizabeth Harwood/Robert Bateman/Ian P 
16 An Illustrated Talk by Eric Fenby: 'It is strange that as the years go by...' - Florida Suite (III)/Beecham -: Frederic  - Eric Fenby 
17 An Illustrated Talk by Eric Fenby: 'Though Delius had by this time...' - A Mass of Life/Groves -: Frederick Delius  - Eric Fenby 
18 An Illustrated Talk by Eric Fenby: 'I never hear that music...' - Paris/Groves -: Frederick Delius  - Eric Fenby 
19 An Illustrated Talk by Eric Fenby: 'The peak of this complicated type of writing...' - Florida Suite (III)/Beecham -: F  - Eric Fenby 
20 An Illustrated Talk by Eric Fenby: 'I must confess...' - Appalachia/Barbirolli -: Frederick Delius  - Eric Fenby 
21 An Illustrated Talk by Eric Fenby: 'Surely one can feel there...' - In a Summer Garden/Barbirolli -: Frederick Delius  - Eric Fenby 
22 An Illustrated Talk by Eric Fenby: 'It has been said that Delius is a mood...' - Cello Concerto/du Pré, Sargent -: Fred  - Eric Fenby 
23 An Illustrated Talk by Eric Fenby: 'Delius was certainly the least professional...[demonstrates dictation process at pi  - Eric Fenby 
24 An Illustrated Talk by Eric Fenby: 'When Delius died in 1934...' - An Arabesque/Shirley-Quirk, Groves: Frederick Delius  - Eric Fenby 
Disc 3 
01 Libretto: A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's novel  - Benjamin Luxon/Noel Mangin/Corin Manley/Robert Tea 
02 Synopsis: A Village Romeo and Juliet - Music drama in six scenes from Gottfried Keller's novel  - Benjamin Luxon/Noel Mangin/Corin Manley/Robert Tea 


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