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A Shropshire Lad

English Songs Orchestrated by Roderick Williams

Roderick Williams (baritone), Hallé Orchestra, Mark Elder

Williams is accompanied throughout by his own orchestral reimaginings; and he’s evidently an orchestrator with a fine ear and lively imagination...This is all exquisitely sung too. The melodic... More…
  • Presto Editor's Choice
    November 2022
  • Gramophone Magazine
    January 2023
  • Gramophone Awards
    2023
    Shortlisted - Voice & Orchestra

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Contents

Ireland: Great Things

Work length2:19
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  • Orchestrated by Roderick Williams
  • Roderick Williams (baritone)
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Mark Elder

Ireland: Sea Fever

Work length2:40
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  • Orchestrated by Roderick Williams
  • Roderick Williams (baritone)
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Mark Elder

Boyle, I: The Joy of Earth

Work length1:58
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  • Orchestrated by Roderick Williams
  • Roderick Williams (baritone)
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Mark Elder

Browne, W D: To Gratiana dancing and singing

Work length4:24
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  • Orchestrated by Roderick Williams
  • Roderick Williams (baritone)
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Mark Elder

Butterworth, G: A Shropshire Lad - six songs

Work length14:33
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  • Orchestrated by Roderick Williams
  • Roderick Williams (baritone)
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Mark Elder

No. 1, Loveliest of trees

Track length2:59
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No. 2, When I was one-and-twenty

Track length1:20
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No. 3, Look not in mine eyes

Track length2:06
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No. 4, Think no more, lad

Track length1:18
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No. 5, The lads in their hundreds

Track length2:42
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No. 6, Is my team ploughing?

Track length4:08
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Gipps: The Pulley

Work length3:51
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  • Orchestrated by Roderick Williams
  • Roderick Williams (baritone)
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Mark Elder

Vaughan Williams: The House of Life

Work length26:48
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  • Orchestrated by Roderick Williams
  • Roderick Williams (baritone)
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Mark Elder

No. 1, Love-sight

Track length4:38
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No. 2, Silent noon

Track length4:07
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No. 3, Love’s minstrels

Track length5:39
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No. 4, Heart’s haven

Track length2:56
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No. 5, Death in love

Track length4:35
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No. 6, Love’s last gift

Track length4:53
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Dring: Take, O Take Those Lips Away

Work length3:30
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  • Orchestrated by Roderick Williams
  • Roderick Williams (baritone)
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Mark Elder

Burton, J: When I set out for Lyonesse

Work length2:13
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  • Orchestrated by Roderick Williams
  • Roderick Williams (baritone)
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Mark Elder

Clarke, Rebecca: The Seal Man

Work length6:08
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  • Orchestrated by Roderick Williams
  • Roderick Williams (baritone)
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Mark Elder

Farrar, E: Silent noon

Work length4:10
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  • Orchestrated by Roderick Williams
  • Roderick Williams (baritone)
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Mark Elder