PARTSONGS BY FREDERICK DELIUS AND JOHN IRELAND (SOMMCD 0119)
Birmingham Conservatoire Chamber Choir; Paul Spicer, Director
SOMM celebrates some of Frederick Delius’s and John Ireland’s choral and vocal music
Ireland: Heraclitus; Weep you no more sad fountains; Fain would I change that note; When May is in his prime; New Prince, New Pomp; Adam lay ybounden; The Holy Boy; New Year Carol; Twilight Night; The Peaceful Western Wind; Laughing Song; Spring, the sweet spring; Cupid; Cradle Song; Immortality; The Hills.
Delius: Durch den Waid, Sonnenscheinlied, Fruhlingsanbruch, Her den
Sonnensfhein, Ave Maria, On Craig Ddu, The splendour falls on castle walls,
Midsummer Song, Wander’s Song.
Two songs to be sung of a summer night on the water (No.1 without words and No. 2 with tenor solo)
Supported by the John Ireland Charitable Trust