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Early One Morning: Parry, Delius, Elgar

First release on CD

Owen Brannigan (bass) & Wilfrid Parry (piano)

Wilfrid Parry, piano

Owen Brannigan (bass) & Wilfrid Parry (piano)Wilfrid Parry

The Louis Halsey Singers, Elizabethan Singers, Louis Halsey

Halsey has helped to set a new standard in such choral singing, one of the splendid bonuses of the King's tradition, from which Halsey stems. Recording first-rate as one would expect from Argo More…

2 CDs

$15.75

Usually despatched in 3 - 4 working days

Contents

Parry: Songs of Farewell

Work length32:19
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Recorded: 1977-11-17
  • Recording Venue: St. George The Martyr, London

1. My Soul, there is a country

Track length3:47

2. I know my Soul hath Power

Track length2:41

3. Never Weatherbeaten Sail

Track length3:05

4. There is an old Belief

Track length4:10

5. At the round Earth's imagined Corners

Track length7:53

6. Lord, let me know mine end

Track length10:43

Stanford: Heraclitus

Work length2:21
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Recorded: 1977-11-17
  • Recording Venue: St. George The Martyr, London

Stanford: Sweet love for me

Work length2:39
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Recorded: 1977-11-17
  • Recording Venue: St. George The Martyr, London

Stanford: My love's an arbutus

Work length2:13
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Recorded: 1977-11-17
  • Recording Venue: St. George The Martyr, London

Stanford: Veneta

Work length2:29
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Recorded: 1977-11-17
  • Recording Venue: St. George The Martyr, London

Stanford: Chillingham

Work length1:56
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Recorded: 1977-11-17
  • Recording Venue: St. George The Martyr, London

Stanford: Shall we go dance

Work length1:08
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Recorded: 1977-11-17
  • Recording Venue: St. George The Martyr, London

Elgar: As torrents in summer

Work length2:04
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Elgar: My Love Dwelt in a Northern Land Op. 18 No. 3

Work length4:02
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Elgar: Go, song of mine, Op. 57

Work length4:35
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Elgar: O Wild West Wind

Work length3:30
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Elgar: The Shower, Op. 71 No. 1

Work length2:31
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Elgar: Love's tempest, Op. 73 No. 1

Work length2:47
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Elgar: Owls, Op. 53, No. 4

Work length2:38
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Elgar: The Fountain, Op. 71 No. 2

Work length3:06
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Elgar: There is sweet music, Op. 53 No. 1

Work length4:01
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Elgar: Deep in my Soul, Op. 53, No. 2

Work length4:12
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Delius: Midsummer Song

Work length1:55
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Delius: On Craig Dhu (An impression of nature)

Work length3:37
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Delius: To be sung of a summer night on the water

Work length3:45
  • Ian Partridge (tenor)
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Delius: The splendour falls on castle walls

Work length3:14
  • Louis Halsey Singers
  • Louis Halsey
  • Recorded: 1968-11-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

trad.: Captain Bover

Work length1:46
  • Owen Brannigan (bass (vocal)), Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: A fair maid

Work length2:17
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Matthew, Mark, Luke and John

Work length2:31
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: I sowed the seeds of love

Work length2:45
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Wassail Song

Work length2:36
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Bushes and Briars

Work length3:09
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: O Waly, Waly ('The Water is Wide')

Work length3:47
  • Louis Halsey (director), Wilfrid Parry (piano)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Dance to your Daddy

Work length1:39
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Bobby Shaftoe

Work length1:02
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Adam Buckham O!

Work length1:50
  • Owen Brannigan (bass (vocal)), Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: I love my Love

Work length4:24
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: The Sailor and Young Nancy

Work length2:52
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Our Captain calls all hands

Work length2:01
  • Louis Halsey (director), Wilfrid Parry (piano)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Bonny at Morn

Work length3:25
  • Owen Brannigan (bass (vocal)), Wilfrid Parry (piano), Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Soul Cake

Work length1:43
  • Owen Brannigan (bass (vocal))
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Down among the dead men

Work length1:55
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Brigg Fair

Work length3:06
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Early one morning

Work length2:52
  • Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Derwentwater’s Farewell

Work length2:57
  • Owen Brannigan (bass (vocal)), Wilfrid Parry (piano), Louis Halsey (director)
  • Elizabethan Singers
  • Recorded: 1965-11-05
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studio 3, West Hampstead, London