HUBERT PARRY (1848-1918): English Lyrics, Vol. 2 - When comes my Gwen, And yet I love her till I die, Love is a bable, O World, O Life, O Time, When we two parted, Gone were but the winter cold, There be none of Beauty’s daughters, Bright Star!, Proud Maisie, Marian, Dirge in Woods, If thou wouldst ease thine heart, What part of dread eternity, Love and laughter, A Welsh Lullaby, Dream Pedlary, Three Aspects, A Fairy town, The Witches’ Wood, Whether I live, Armida’s Garden, The Maiden, There.
Catalogue Number: 05T044
Reference: CD 270
Description: This continuing survey of Parry’s complete English Lyrics highlights a deeply-felt connection to the richly evocative language of the Elizabethan and Jacobean eras. There is breadth, too, ranging eloquently into the romantic realms of 18th- and 19th-century texts and the nascent modernity of the 20th century. Texts included. Sarah Fox (soprano), James Gilchrist (tenor), Roderick Williams (baritone), Andrew West (piano).