A World of Song

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    A World of Song Sunday 26 July 2015

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    A World of Song

    It's the music we all share from simple airs to the grandeur of opera. In A World of Song, Liz Nolan celebrates the wealth of Western vocal music

    In advance of her concert with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra in the National Concert on 5th June, Liz Nolan spoke to mezzo-soprano Tara Erraught. 

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:03
      Title: Lift Up Your Heads, O Ye Gates
      Composer: Mathias, William
      Performer(s): Wells Cathedral Choir
      Performer(s): Wells Cathedral Choir, Jonathan Vaughn (Organ)
      Album: Mathias: Choral Music, Hyperion, CDA67740
      Duration: 2:19
    • 19:06
      Title: A Te O Cara (I Puritani)
      Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Alfredo Kraus (Tenor), Agostino Ferrin (Bass), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Philharmonia Orchestra, Ambrosian Opera Chorus
      Album: Alfredo Kraus, EMI, 7 63104 2
      Duration: 5:56
    • 19:13
      Title: Ludlow And Teme - Ludlow Fair.
      Composer: Gurney, Ivor
      Performer(s): Jim Gilchrist (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Jim Gilchrist (Tenor), Anna Tilbrook (Piano), Michael Cox Flute), Gareth Hulse (Cor Anglais), The Fitzwilliam String Quartet
      Album: On Wenlock Edge- Jim Gilchrist, Linn, CKD 296
      Duration: 2:11
    • 19:14
      Title: A Wandering Minstrel I
      Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Welsh National Opera Orchestra And Chorus
      Album: The Mikado (Recordno: Cd-80284), Telarc, Cd-80284
      Duration: 4:20
    • 19:20
      Title: Choral Dances From 'Gloriana' (Iv): Third Dance- Time And Concord
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Ian Partridge (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Ian Partridge (Tenor), Helen Tunstall (Harp), The Sixteen
      Album: Britten: A Boy Was Born, Collins Classics, 12862
      Duration: 1:48
    • 19:21
      Title: Choral Dances From 'Gloriana' (V): Fourth Dance- Country Girls
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Ian Partridge (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Ian Partridge (Tenor), Helen Tunstall (Harp), The Sixteen
      Album: Britten: A Boy Was Born, Collins Classics, 12862
      Duration: 1:14
    • 19:23
      Title: Choral Dances From 'Gloriana' (Vi): Fifth Dance- Rustics And Fishermen
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Ian Partridge (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Ian Partridge (Tenor), Helen Tunstall (Harp), The Sixteen
      Album: Britten: A Boy Was Born, Collins Classics, 12862
      Duration: 1:19
    • 19:24
      Title: I Will Go With My Father A-Ploughing (Seosham Maccathamhaoil)
      Composer: Gurney, Ivor
      Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor), Julius Drake (Piano)
      Album: The English Songbook - Ian Bostridge, Emi Classics, 724355683021
      Duration: 2:28
    • 19:27
      Title: O Rendetemi La Speme... Qui La Voce
      Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Celso Albedo (Riccardo), Luca Pisaroni (Giorgio), Orchestra La Scintilla
      Album: Maria - Cecilia Bartoli, Decca, 475 9077
      Duration: 5:19
    • 19:43
      Title: O Lux Beata Trinitas
      Composer: Matsushita, Ko
      Performer(s): Maynooth Chamber Choir
      Performer(s): Maynooth Chamber Choir
      Album: Private recording, Maynooth Chamber Choir own recording, Private recording
      Duration: 2:59
    • 19:46
      Title: Ludlow And Teme - When Smoke Stood Up From Ludlow
      Composer: Gurney, Ivor
      Performer(s): Jim Gilchrist (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Jim Gilchrist (Tenor), Anna Tilbrook (Piano), Michael Cox (Flute), Gareth Hulse (Cor Anglais), The Fitzwilliam String Quartet
      Album: On Wenlock Edge - Jim Gilchrist, Linn, CKD 296
      Duration: 3:04
    • 19:54
      Title: Sleep
      Composer: Gurney, Ivor
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
      Album: Silent Noon: Bryn Terfel, Deutsche Grammophon, 002894742192
      Duration: 3:13
    • 19:57
      Title: I Went To A Marvellous Party
      Composer: Coward, Noel
      Performer(s): Noel Coward
      Performer(s): Noel Coward, Piano Accompaniment - Peter Matz
      Album: The Noel Coward Album, Sony, MDK 47253
      Duration: 2:49

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