Browse: Vaughan Williams - Linden Lea
This page lists all recordings of Linden Lea by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958).
Sub-titled 'A Dorset Folk Song'.
RVW's first published work.
Dedication: To Mrs Edmund Fisher.
Michael Kennedy lists thirteen arrangements as well as a Fantasia on this song.
John Shirley-Quirk (bass-baritone), Martin Isepp (harpsichord and piano), Ambrose Gauntlett (viola da gamba), Nona Liddell, Ivor McMahon (violins) & Eric Parkin (piano)
Heritage Records has gathered together a collection of English songs from three Saga LPs, sensitively remastered, which show this wonderful singer on top form...Shirley-Quirk gives us a lovely... — More…
Songs and Duets for voices, piano and violin
William Vann (piano), Thomas Gould (violin), Mary Bevan (soprano), Jennifer Johnston (mezzo), Nicky Spence (tenor), Johnny Herford (baritone)
Mary Bevan, Nicky Spence and pianist William Vann plead the cause for [Eight Songs from The Poisoned Kiss] very persuasively…performances and recordings are high quality — More…
Dame Janet Baker (mezzo), Gerald Moore (piano), Sir Thomas Allen (baritone), Geoffrey Parsons (piano), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor), David Willison (piano), Ian Partridge (tenor), Janet Craxton (piano), Ian Bostridge (tenor), Julius Drake (piano), Jonathan Lemalu (bass-baritone), Roger Vignoles (piano),...
Twenty Early Songs of Ralph Vaughan Williams
Sarah Fox (soprano), Andrew Staples (tenor), Roderick Williams (baritone) & Iain Burnside (piano)
Roderick Williams… is entrusted with all but five of these 20 songs - and a sterling job he does, too, with intelligent word-pointing and the voice sonorous, firmly focused and evenly controlled.... — More…
Quink Vocal Ensemble: Marjon Strijk (soprano), Elsbeth Gerritsen (alto), Harry van Berne (tenor) & Kees Jan de Koning (bass)
Well known and less familiar Vaughan Williams and Finzi songs, sung with technical elegance and fine spirit by the Dutch a capella vocal group Quink. — More…
Songs for mixed chorus
Ørjan Hartveit (baritone) & Alistair Young (piano), Ørjan Hartveit (baritone), Alistair Young (piano)
Joyful Company of Singers, Peter Broadbent
Technically secure and tonally rounded, the Joyful Company of Singers live up to their name throughout, but without ever sliding into over-characterisation. Well balanced, atmospheric recordings... — More…
Works by Vaughan Williams, Finzi, Howells & Quilter
Bejun Mehta (countertenor) & Julius Drake (piano)
Mehta is a technically excellent singer; with a firm well-supported line; an unusually resonant lower range; and fine expressive diction, well equal to Julius Drake's sturdy accompaniment. And... — More…