Browse: Vaughan Williams - An Acre of Land
The English Singers, Steuart Wilson (tenor), Gerald Moore (piano), Frederick Ranalow (baritone), Conchita Supervia (mezzo-soprano), Ivor Newton (piano), Mary Lewis (Mary), William Anderson (The Constable), Frederick Collier (John the Butcher), Trefor Jones (Ballad-Seller), Leon Goossens (oboe), Clarence...
This Vaughan Williams Society disc, based on 78rpm records collected by David Mitchell, opens a window on a lost England of folk songs and arrangements...and a style instantly pinnable to its... — More…
London Madrigal Singers & Baccholian Singers of London, Christopher Bishop
RVW's settings again reflect his song collecting; his friend Holst's are more eclectic, including Hardy poems and the Rig Veda. Somewhat Edwardian in the fa-la manner but atmospherically beautiful... — More…