IVOR GURNEY (1890-1937): On the Downs, Ha'nacker Mill, The bonnie Earl of Murray*, The cherry trees*, By a bierside, 5 Elizabethan Songs, The Apple Orchard, All night under the moon, The Latmian Shepherd, I will go with my father a-ploughing, Last Hours, Cathleen ni Houlihan, A cradle song, The fiddler of Dooney, Snow, The Singer, Nine of the clock, Epitaph in old mode, The Ship, The Scribe, Fain would I change that note, An Epitaph, When death to either shall come, Thou didst delight my eyes, The boat is chafing, Lights out.
Catalogue Number: 09L073
Description: A rare case of a complete disc devoted to the wonderfully varied songs of the composer Stanford called "the one who most fulfiled the accepted ideas of genius". Two first recordings included (*). Texts included. Susan Bickley (mezzo), Iain Burnside (piano).