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The Beecham Collection

René Soames (tenor), Vera Terry (soprano), Gordon Clinton (baritone), Olga Haley (soprano), Roy Henderson (baritone)

BBC Theatre Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, London Select Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham

2 CDs

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Contents

Delius: A Village Romeo and Juliet

Work length1:52:42
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  • Fabian Smith (baritone), Frederick Sharp (baritone), Rene Soames (tenor), Vera Terry (soprano), Gordon Clinton (baritone), Sybil Hambleton (soprano), Herbert Dawson (organ)
  • BBC Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Thomas Beecham
  • Recorded: 22 April 1948
  • Recording Venue: Maida Vale Studios, London, England, United Kingdom

Scene 1 A piece of land on a hill

Track length16:35
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Scene 2 Outside Marti's house: Lento

Track length11:27
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Scene 3 The Wildland: Poco meno

Track length14:38
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Scene 4 Interior of Marti's house: Part I

Track length15:10
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Scene 4 Interior of Marti's house: The Dream of Sali and Vrenchen

Track length12:27
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Scene 5 The Fair

Track length8:24
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Scene 5 The Fair: The Walk to the Paradise Garden

Track length10:20
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Scene 6 The Paradise Garden

Track length23:41
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Delius: Songs of Sunset

Work length29:44
$8.00
$9.60
  • Olga Haley (soprano), Roy Henderson (baritone)
  • London Select Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Thomas Beecham
  • Recorded: 04 October 1934
  • Recording Venue: Leeds Town Hall, Leeds, England, United Kingdom

No. 1. A song of the setting sun! (Chorus)

Track length2:36
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No. 2. Cease smiling, Dear! a little while be sad (Mezzo-Soprano, Baritone)

Track length4:22
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No. 3. Pale amber sunlight fails (Chorus)

Track length4:23
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No. 4. Exceeding sorrow consumeth my sad heart! (Mezzo-Soprano)

Track length3:48
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No. 5. By the sad waters of separation (Baritone)

Track length4:12
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No. 6. See how the trees and osiers lithe (Mezzo-Soprano, Baritone, Chorus)

Track length3:45
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No. 7. I was not sorrowful, I could not weep (Baritone)

Track length4:04
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No. 8. They are not long, the weeping and the laughter (Mezzo-Soprano, Baritone, Chorus)

Track length2:34
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