Art Song Collection

£5.00

2012 marks the 15th anniversary of the first release from the leading independent classical label Signum Records. Beginning life as an early music specialist (with a landmark release of the Complete Works of Thomas Tallis with Chapelle du Roi), Signum has grown since 1997 to a catalogue of over 300 releases across a wide range of genres.

In this Art Song collection we bring together performances from across Signum’s catalouge by singers including John Mark Ainsley, Sarah Connolly, Philip Langridge, Felicity Lott, Mark Padmore, Andrew Kennedy, Roderick Williams, Ailish Tynan and Hila Plitmann.

This generous culling of 25 songs from 20 albums released in the past 15 years has a delectable cast of British and Irish voices in songs from Beethoven to Weir – BBC Music Magazine

SKU: SIGCD303
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Various Artists


RELEASE DATE: 22/10/2012
CATALOGUE NUMBER: SIGCD303
BARCODE: 635212030424

1. On Wenlock Edge Ralph Vaughan Williams, performed by Andrew Kennedy, Dante Quartet & Simon Crawford-Phillips

2. Aus Goethes Faust, Op.75 Ludvig Van Beethoven, performed by Roderick Williams & Iain Burnside

3. Reine des mouettes Francis Poulenc, performed by Lisa Milne & Malcolm Martineau

4. A Fine Lady Alec Roth Mark Padmore, performed by Philippe Honoré, Alison Nicholls & Morgan Szymanski

5. Oh! Quand je dors Franz Liszt, performed by Rebecca Evans & Iain Burnside

6. Lourd on my Hert Francis George Scott, performed by Roderick Williams & Iain Burnside

7. The Lost Lover Ernest John Moeran, performed by Ailish Tynan & Iain Burnside

8. Diaphenia Benjamin Britten, performed by Andrew Swait & Andrew Plant

9. Sweeter than Roses Various, performed by John Mark Ainsley & Iain Burnside

10. Migon – Kennst du das Land, Op.75 Ludvig Van Beethoven, performed by Ann Murray & Iain Burnside

11. Five Hebrew Love Songs: Éyze shéleg Eric Whitacre, performed by Hila Plitmann & Christopher Glynn

12. Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo, Op.22: XVI Benjamin Britten, performed by Mark Padmore & Iain Burnside

13. And Wilt Thou Leave Me Thus Peter Warlock, performed by Timothy Travers-Brown & Jeremy Filsell

14. A Birthday Patrick Hawes, performed by Elin Manahan Thomas & Claire Jones

15. Il est quelqu’un sur terre Trad arr. Benjamin Britten, performed by Susan Gritton & Iain Burnside

16. A Chloris Reynaldo Hahn, performed by Sarah Connolly & Eugene Asti

17. Come unto these yellow sands Michael Tippett, performed by John Mark Ainsley & Iain Burnside

18. Sevdalino, my little one Judith Weir, performed by Susan Bickley & Iain Burnside

19. The Curfew Tolls the Bell Stephen Storace, performed by Philip Langridge & David Owen Norris

20. Solitary Hotel Samuel Barber, performed by Ailish Tynan & Iain Burnside

21. Les chemins de l’amour Francis Poulenc, performed by Felicity Lott & Malcolm Martineau

22. Vier Abschiedslieder, Op. 14: Sterbelied Erich Wolfgang Korngold, performed by Sarah Connolly & Iain Burnside

23. She moved thro’ the fair Trad arr. Herbert Hughes, performed by Ailish Tynan & Iain Burnside

24. Monsieur Sans Souci (Il fait tout lui-même) Francis Poulenc, performed by Jonathan Lemalu & Malcolm Martineau

25. One Touch of Venus: Speak Low Kurt Weill, performed by Sarah Connolly & Eugene Asti

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