12 Selected Folksong Arrangements by : Benjamin Britten : Richard Walters
This selection was made with student singers and pianists in mind. These are 12 of the most tangible; useful and approachable of Britten's jewel-like folksong settings. Includes historical notes on the songs. The online audio tracks of performances by professional singers will aid in familiarizing students and teachers with these expressive lyrical works. Contents: The Ash Grove • At the mid hour of night • The Brisk Young Widow • Come you not from Newcastle? • Early one morning • Greensleeves • I will give my love an apple • O Waly; Waly • Sail on; sail on • The Salley Gardens • Sweet Polly Oliver • There's none to soothe.
. . . . Sample Audio & etc. . . .
The Ash Grove (Accompaniment excerpt)
O Waly; Waly (Full Performance)
Greensleeves (Full Performance)
I will give my love an apple (Full Performance)
Sail on (Full Performance)
Come you not from Newcastle? (Full Performance)
On the Recordings (continued): On the Recordings: Notes on the Songs (excerpt) CD Track List Back Cover Front Cover
|Publisher||Boosey & Hawkes|
| Media ||Softcover Audio Online|
| Format ||Medium/Low Voice; Book/Online Audio|
| Length x Width x Height||12 x 9 x 0.123 inches |
| Shipping Weight||0.35 pounds |
|East Coast Music Product Code ||ZHL48019747|
| ISBN ||1423441303|
| EAN ||9781423441304|
| 1st Publication Date||06/2008|
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