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Complete folksong arrangements : 61 songs, Benjamin Britten ; edited by Richard Walters

Label
Complete folksong arrangements : 61 songs
Title
Complete folksong arrangements
Title remainder
61 songs
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Britten ; edited by Richard Walters
Title variation
Complete folk song arrangements
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • wel
  • eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
GZM
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1913-1976
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Britten, Benjamin
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Language note
English or French words, with English translations, some with Welsh translations
LC call number
M1620.B75
LC item number
F652 v.1-6 2006
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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1913-1976
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  • Walters, Richard
  • Matthews, Colin
  • Britten, Benjamin
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  • Songs (Medium voice) with piano
  • Songs (Low voice) with piano
  • Songs (Medium voice) with instrumental ensemble
  • Folk songs, English
  • Folk songs, French
Label
Complete folksong arrangements : 61 songs, Benjamin Britten ; edited by Richard Walters
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Primarily for medium/low voice and piano; Eight folksong arrangements (1976) originally for high voice and harp, acc. arr. for piano by Colin Matthews; the penultimate song for vocal duet and piano; the final song for medium voice, violoncello ad. lib., and piano (violoncello part on p. 237)
  • Includes index
  • Pref., biographical and program notes (p. v-xxv)
Contents
  • v. 2. France.
  • Noël passée
  • Voici le printemps
  • Fileuse
  • Roi s'en va-t'en chasse
  • Belle est au jardin d'amour
  • Il est quelqu'un sur terre
  • Eho! Eho!
  • Quand j'étais chez mon père
  • v. 3. British Isles.
  • v. 1. British Isles.
  • Plough boy
  • There's none to soothe
  • Sweet Polly Oliver
  • Miller of Dee
  • Foggy, foggy dew
  • O waly, waly
  • Come you not from Newcastle?
  • v. 4. Moore's Irish melodies.
  • Avenging and bright
  • Sail on, sail on
  • Salley gardens
  • How sweet the answer
  • Minstrel boy
  • At the mid hour of night
  • Rich and rare
  • Dear harp of my country!
  • Oft in the stilly night
  • Last rose of summer
  • O the sight entrancing
  • v. 5. British Isles.
  • Brisk young widow
  • Little Sir William
  • Sally in our alley
  • Lincolnshire poacher
  • Early one morning
  • Ca' the yowes
  • v. 6. England.
  • I will give my love an apple
  • Sailor-boy
  • Master Kilby
  • Soldier and the sailor
  • Bonny at morn
  • Bonny Earl o' Moray
  • Shooting of his dear
  • Eight folksong arrangements (1976).
  • Lord! I married me a wife
  • She's like the swallow
  • Lemady
  • Bonny at morn
  • I was lonely and forlorn
  • David of the white rock
  • False knight upon the road
  • Bird scarer's song
  • O can ye sew cushions?
  • Tom Bowling and other song arrangements.
  • Tom Bowling
  • Crocodile
  • Dink's song
  • Greensleeves
  • Holly and the ivy
  • I wonder as I wander
  • Pray goody
  • Deaf woman's courtship
  • Soldier, won't you marry me?
  • Trees they grow so high
  • Stream in the valley
  • Ash grove
  • Oliver Cromwell
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
Medium/low voice.
Extent
1 score (xxv, 237 p.)
Isbn
9781423418184
Other control number
  • 073999488128
  • M051933754
Other physical details
port.
Publisher number
HL48018782
System control number
  • ocm73316756
  • (OCoLC)73316756
Label
Complete folksong arrangements : 61 songs, Benjamin Britten ; edited by Richard Walters
Publication
Note
  • Primarily for medium/low voice and piano; Eight folksong arrangements (1976) originally for high voice and harp, acc. arr. for piano by Colin Matthews; the penultimate song for vocal duet and piano; the final song for medium voice, violoncello ad. lib., and piano (violoncello part on p. 237)
  • Includes index
  • Pref., biographical and program notes (p. v-xxv)
Contents
  • v. 2. France.
  • Noël passée
  • Voici le printemps
  • Fileuse
  • Roi s'en va-t'en chasse
  • Belle est au jardin d'amour
  • Il est quelqu'un sur terre
  • Eho! Eho!
  • Quand j'étais chez mon père
  • v. 3. British Isles.
  • v. 1. British Isles.
  • Plough boy
  • There's none to soothe
  • Sweet Polly Oliver
  • Miller of Dee
  • Foggy, foggy dew
  • O waly, waly
  • Come you not from Newcastle?
  • v. 4. Moore's Irish melodies.
  • Avenging and bright
  • Sail on, sail on
  • Salley gardens
  • How sweet the answer
  • Minstrel boy
  • At the mid hour of night
  • Rich and rare
  • Dear harp of my country!
  • Oft in the stilly night
  • Last rose of summer
  • O the sight entrancing
  • v. 5. British Isles.
  • Brisk young widow
  • Little Sir William
  • Sally in our alley
  • Lincolnshire poacher
  • Early one morning
  • Ca' the yowes
  • v. 6. England.
  • I will give my love an apple
  • Sailor-boy
  • Master Kilby
  • Soldier and the sailor
  • Bonny at morn
  • Bonny Earl o' Moray
  • Shooting of his dear
  • Eight folksong arrangements (1976).
  • Lord! I married me a wife
  • She's like the swallow
  • Lemady
  • Bonny at morn
  • I was lonely and forlorn
  • David of the white rock
  • False knight upon the road
  • Bird scarer's song
  • O can ye sew cushions?
  • Tom Bowling and other song arrangements.
  • Tom Bowling
  • Crocodile
  • Dink's song
  • Greensleeves
  • Holly and the ivy
  • I wonder as I wander
  • Pray goody
  • Deaf woman's courtship
  • Soldier, won't you marry me?
  • Trees they grow so high
  • Stream in the valley
  • Ash grove
  • Oliver Cromwell
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
Medium/low voice.
Extent
1 score (xxv, 237 p.)
Isbn
9781423418184
Other control number
  • 073999488128
  • M051933754
Other physical details
port.
Publisher number
HL48018782
System control number
  • ocm73316756
  • (OCoLC)73316756

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