A World of Song

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    A World of Song Sunday 31 August 2014

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    A World of Song

    Song is the art that touches every aspect of our lives. In A World of Song, Liz Nolan celebrates the wealth of Western vocal music.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:05
      Title: The Fairy Lough
      Composer: Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stephen Varcoe (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Stephen Varcoe (Baritone), Clifford Benson (Piano)
      Album: Songs by Sir Charles Villiers Stanford, Hyperion, CDA67124
      Duration: 4:25
    • 19:13
      Title: In Un Coupe? O Mimi, Tu Piu Non Torni
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Jussi Bjorling (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Jussi Bjorling (Tenor), Robert Merrill (Baritone), Rca Victor Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Jussi Bjorling: The Ultimate Collection, RCA Victor, 74321242812
      Duration: 4:14
    • 19:23
      Title: La Maja Y El Ruisenor
      Composer: Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Roger Vignoles (Piano)
      Album: Kiri in Recital, DECCA, 425 820-2
      Duration: 6:17
    • 19:39
      Title: She Sleeps As A Rose (Act Ii)
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Heather Harper (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Heather Harper (Soprano), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: The Rape of Lucretia, DECCA London, 425666-2
      Duration: 5:25
    • 19:49
      Title: A Dream (Sung In Norwegian) A
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Jussi Bjorling (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Jussi Bjorling (Tenor), Frederick Schauwecker (Piano)
      Album: Jussi Bjorling: The Ultimate Collection, RCA Victor, 74321242812
      Duration: 2:15
    • 19:56
      Title: Ye Spotted Snakes
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Arleen Auger (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Arleen Auger (Soprano), Philharmonia Orchestra, Ambrosian Singers
      Album: Mendelssohn, Philips, 411106-2
      Duration: 3:58

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