Various Artists

The Very Best of English Song

Compact Disc
2 Jun 2003

Barcode: 0724357592628

Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 Linden Lea - A Dorset song (1994 - Remaster)  - Dame Janet Baker/Gerald Moore 
02 4. The Salley Gardens: Songs Sacred and Profane (2003 - Remaster)  - Dame Janet Baker/Gerald Moore 
03 1. O mistress mine: English Lyrics Set II (2003 - Remaster)  - Dame Janet Baker/Gerald Moore 
04 1. Love's Philosophy: Three Songs Op. 3 (1994 Digital Remaster)  - Dame Janet Baker/Gerald Moore 
05 Now sleeps the crimson petal Op. 3 No. 2  - Sir Thomas Allen/Geoffrey Parsons 
06 In summertime on Bredon  - Sir Thomas Allen/Geoffrey Parsons 
07 I. Loveliest of trees: Six Songs from 'A Shropshire Lad' (2001 Digital Remaster)  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/David Willison 
08 Down by the Salley Gardens (2001 Digital Remaster)  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/David Willison 
09 Black Stitchel (2001 Digital Remaster)  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/David Willison 
10 My Own Country (2001 Digital Remaster)  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/David Willison 
11 Passing By (2001 Digital Remaster)  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/David Willison 
12 Pretty Ring Time (2001 Digital Remaster)  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/David Willison 
13 5. The Lamb: Ten Blake Songs  - Ian Partridge/Janet Craxton 
14 6. The Shepherd [oboe tacet]: Ten Blake Songs  - Ian Partridge 
15 Silent Noon (No. 2 of The House of Life)  - Ian Bostridge/Julius Drake 
16 Come away, death, Op.6 No. 1  - Ian Bostridge/Julius Drake 
17 Since we loved, Op.13 No. 7  - Ian Bostridge/Julius Drake 
18 6. Rollicum-Rorum: Earth and Air and Rain Op. 15  - Jonathan Lemalu/Roger Vignoles 
19 Sea Fever  - Jonathan Lemalu/Roger Vignoles 
20 Trade Winds (Salt-Water Ballads No. 2)  - Jonathan Lemalu/Roger Vignoles 
21 I. Drake's Drum (Tempo di marcia moderato): Songs of the Sea Op. 91 (version with piano) (2003 - Remaster)  - Robert Lloyd/Nina Walker 
22 V. The Old Superb (Allegro vivace): Songs of the Sea Op. 91 (version with piano) (2003 - Remaster)  - Robert Lloyd/Nina Walker 
23 3. Pale hands I loved beside the Shalimar (Kashmiri Song): Four Indian Love Lyrics  - Frederick Harvey/Jack Byfield 
24 Bless this House  - Dame Janet Baker/Sir Philip Ledger 
25 Balulalow (wds Wedderburn brothers after Luther) (1994 Digital Remaster)  - Dame Janet Baker/Sir Philip Ledger 
26 Tom Bowling  - Robert Tear/André Previn 
27 Home! Sweet Home!  - Robert Tear/André Previn 
28 Come into the garden, Maud (1993 Digital Remaster)  - Robert Tear/André Previn 
29 The Foggy, Foggy Dew (2000 Digital Remaster): Folk Song Arrangement  - Robert Tear/Sir Philip Ledger 
30 The Plough Boy (2000 Digital Remaster): Folk Song Arrangement  - Robert Tear/Sir Philip Ledger 
31 19. Popular Song: Façade - An entertainment with poems by Edith Sitwell (2000 Digital Remaster)  - Fenella Fielding/Michael Flanders/Academy of St Ma 
Disc 2 
01 Greensleeves [solo lute verse at end cut] (1995 Digital Remaster)  - Alfred Deller/Desmond Dupré 
02 It was a lover and his lasse (The First Booke of Ayres or Little Short Songs) (As you like it): Two songs  - Alfred Deller/Desmond Dupré 
03 O mistress mine (attrib. Morley; arr. from The First Booke of Consort Lessons) (Twelfth Night): Two songs  - Alfred Deller/Desmond Dupré 
04 The Willow Song (Othello) (1995 Digital Remaster)  - Alfred Deller/Desmond Dupré 
05 Where the bee sucks (The Tempest) (1995 Digital Remaster)  - Alfred Deller/Desmond Dupré 
06 Full fathom five (The Tempest) (1995 Digital Remaster)  - Alfred Deller/Desmond Dupré 
07 Lullaby, my sweet little baby [last verse cut]  - Michael Chance/Fretwork 
08 Elegy on the death of Thomas Tallis (Ye sacred muses)  - Michael Chance/Christopher Wilson 
09 Sorrow, stay!: The Second Booke of Songs or Ayres  - Dame Emma Kirkby/Anthony Rooley 
10 Can she excuse my wrongs? (The First Booke of Songes or Ayres)  - Dame Emma Kirkby/Anthony Rooley 
11 Awake, sweet love (The First Booke of Songes): The First Booke of Songes or Ayres  - Dame Emma Kirkby/Anthony Rooley 
12 Woeful heart (The Second Booke of Songs or Ayres)  - Dame Emma Kirkby/Anthony Rooley 
13 Shall I sue? (The Second Booke of Songs or Ayres)  - Charles Daniels/David Miller 
14 Me, me and none but me (The Third and Last Booke of Songs or Aires)  - Charles Daniels/David Miller 
15 Flow, my tears (The Second Booke of Songs or Ayres)  - Charles Daniels/David Miller 
16 Fairest isle: King Arthur, Z.628  - Nancy Argenta/Nigel North 
17 Music for a while: Oedipus, Z.583  - Nancy Argenta/John Toll 
18 I attempt from love's sickness to fly, Z.630  - Nancy Argenta/Paul Nicholson 
19 If music be the food of love (1st setting), Z.379  - Nancy Argenta/Richard Boothby/John Toll 
20 Now that the sun hath veiled his light, Z.193  - Nancy Argenta/Paul Nicholson 
21 Yarmouth Fair (1994 Digital Remaster)  - Owen Brannigan/Ernest Lush 
22 The Smuggler's Song (2003 - Remaster)  - Owen Brannigan/Gerald Moore 
23 Down Below (2003 - Remaster)  - Ian Wallace/Donald Swann 
24 A Transport of Delight (The Omnibus) (2003 - Remaster)  - Ian Wallace/Donald Swann 
25 The Wart Hog (2003 - Remaster)  - Ian Wallace/Donald Swann 
26 The Hippopotamus Song [introduced by Michael Flanders] (1991 Digital Remaster)  - Michael Flanders/Donald Swann 


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