A World of Song

A World of Song

Sunday, 7 - 8pm

A World of Song Sunday 25 September 2016

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A World of Song

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

01:00

Title: Shall We Know Each Other There?

Composer: Lowry, Richard

Performer(s): Jacqueline Pierce (Soprano), Rose Taylor (Mezzo Soprano), The Harmoneion Singers, Lawrence Skrobacs (Piano)

Album: Angels' Visits & Other Vocal Gems of Victorian America New World Records 80220-2

Duration: 4:14

01:00

Title: Beautiful Dreamer

Composer: Foster, Stephen

Performer(s): Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)

Album: The Great American Songbook Decca 35628460929

Duration: 3:28

01:00

Title: Camptown Races

Composer: Foster, Stephen

Performer(s): Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings (Dir.)

Album: Our American Journey- Chanticleer Teldec Classics 0927-48556-2

Duration: 2:32

01:00

Title: Charlie Rutlage

Composer: Ives, Charles

Performer(s): Samuel Ramey (Bass), Warren Jones (Piano)

Album: Copland: Old American Songs/ Ives: Songs ARGO 433027-2

Duration: 2:40

01:00

Title: In The Alley

Composer: Ives, Charles

Performer(s): Samuel Ramey (Bass), Warren Jones (Piano)

Album: Copland: Old American Songs/ Ives: Songs ARGO 433027-2

Duration: 2:31

01:00

Title: Nocturne

Composer: Barber, Samuel

Performer(s): Nathan Gunn (Baritone), Kevin Murphy (Piano)

Album: American Anthem: From Ragtime to Art Song EMI Classics 724357316026

Duration: 4:05

01:00

Title: The Heavenly Banquet From Hermit Songs

Composer: Barber, Samuel

Performer(s): Leontyne Price (Soprano), Samuel Barber (Piano)

Album: Samuel Barber- Knoxville: Summer of 1915 Sony Music Entertainment/ Masterworks Portrait MPK 46727

Duration: 1:15

01:00

Title: Sure On This Shining Night

Composer: Barber, Samuel

Performer(s): Robert White (Tenor), Samuel Sanders (Piano)

Album: Sure on this Shining Night: The Romantic Song in America Hyperion CDA66920

Duration: 2:24

01:00

Title: The Lordly Hudson

Composer: Rorem, Ned

Performer(s): Nathan Gunn (Baritone), Kevin Murphy (Piano)

Album: American Anthem: From Ragtime to Art Song EMI Classics 724357316026

Duration: 2:14

01:00

Title: Early In The Morning

Composer: Rorem, Ned

Performer(s): Nathan Gunn (Baritone), Kevin Murphy (Piano)

Album: American Anthem: From Ragtime to Art Song EMI Classics 724357316026

Duration: 1:41

01:00

Title: Boatman's Song

Composer: Copland, Aaron

Performer(s): Bruce Hubbard (Baritone), Orchestra Of St. Luke's Dennis Russell Davies (Conductor)

Album: Bruce Hubbard: For You, For Me Angel Records CDC7499282

Duration: 3:10

01:00

Title: Heart, We Will Forget Him From 12 Poems Of Emily Dickenson

Composer: Copland, Aaron

Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano), André Previn (Piano)

Album: Barbara Bonney: American Songs Decca 455511-2

Duration: 2:13

01:00

Title: Why Do They Shut Me Out Of Heaven? From 12 Poems Of Emily Dickenson

Composer: Copland, Aaron

Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano), André Previn (Piano)

Album: Barbara Bonney: American Songs Decca 455511-2

Duration: 2:07

01:00

Title: Lonesome Man From Blue Mountain Ballads

Composer: Bowles, Paul

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Craig Rutenberg (Piano)

Album: Thomas Hampson: Wondrous Free/ Songs of America II THM THM5432

Duration: 1:23

01:00

Title: Cabin From Blue Mountain Ballads

Composer: Bowles, Paul

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Craig Rutenberg (Piano)

Album: Thomas Hampson: Wondrous Free/ Songs of America II THM THM5432

Duration: 1:45

01:00

Title: Sugar In The Cane From Blue Mountain Ballads

Composer: Bowles, Paul

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Craig Rutenberg (Piano)

Album: Thomas Hampson: Wondrous Free/ Songs of America II THM THM5432

Duration: 1:37

01:00

Title: Letters From Composers: Johann Sebastian Bach

Composer: Argento, Dominick

Performer(s): Howard Haskin (Tenor), Timothy Walker (Guitar)

Album: Dominick Argento: Shadow and Substance Deux-Elles DXL1098

Duration: 3:28

01:00

Title: Letters From Composers: Robert Schumann

Composer: Argento, Dominick

Performer(s): Howard Haskin (Tenor), Timothy Walker (Guitar)

Album: Dominick Argento: Shadow and Substance Deux-Elles DXL1098

Duration: 4:36

01:00

Title: Come Ready And See Me

Composer: Hundley, Richard

Performer(s): Cynthia Haymon (Soprano), Warren Jones (Piano)

Album: Where the Music Comes From: American Songs ARGO 4361117-2

Duration: 3:22

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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-ordinator: Linda McGlynn

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