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

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
Arranger
Editor
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.B84
LC item number
F652 v. 1-6 2006
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
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  • Walters, Richard
  • Matthews, Colin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • 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.
  • La Noël passée.
  • Voici le printemps.
  • Fileuse.
  • Le roi s'en va-t'en chasse.
  • La belle est au jardin d'amour.
  • Il est quelqu'un sur terre.
  • Eho! Eho!
  • Quand j'étais chez mon père
  • v. 3.
  • v. 1.
  • The plough boy.
  • There's none to soothe.
  • Sweet Polly Oliver.
  • The miller of Dee.
  • The foggy, foggy dew.
  • O waly, waly.
  • Come you not from Newcastle?
  • v. 4.
  • Moore's Irish melodies.
  • Avenging and bright.
  • The Salley gardens.
  • Sail on, sail on.
  • How sweet the answer.
  • The minstrel boy.
  • At the mid hour of night.
  • Rich and rare.
  • Dear harp of my country!
  • Oft in the stilly night.
  • The last rose of summer.
  • O the sight entrancing
  • v. 5.
  • Little Sir William.
  • The brisk young widow.
  • Sally in our alley.
  • The Lincolnshire poacher.
  • Early one morning.
  • Ca' the yowes
  • v. 6.
  • I will give my love an apple.
  • Sailor-boy.
  • Master Kilby.
  • The soldier and the sailor.
  • The bonny Earl o' Moray.
  • Bonny at morn.
  • The 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.
  • The false knight upon the road.
  • O can ye sew cushions?
  • Bird scarer's song
  • Tom Bowling and other song arrangements.
  • Tom Bowling.
  • The crocodile.
  • Dink's song.
  • Greensleeves.
  • The holly and the ivy.
  • I wonder as I wander.
  • Pray goody.
  • The deaf woman's courtship.
  • The trees they grow so high.
  • Soldier, won't you marry me?
  • The stream in the valley
  • The 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
  • (OCoLC)73316756
  • (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.
  • La Noël passée.
  • Voici le printemps.
  • Fileuse.
  • Le roi s'en va-t'en chasse.
  • La belle est au jardin d'amour.
  • Il est quelqu'un sur terre.
  • Eho! Eho!
  • Quand j'étais chez mon père
  • v. 3.
  • v. 1.
  • The plough boy.
  • There's none to soothe.
  • Sweet Polly Oliver.
  • The miller of Dee.
  • The foggy, foggy dew.
  • O waly, waly.
  • Come you not from Newcastle?
  • v. 4.
  • Moore's Irish melodies.
  • Avenging and bright.
  • The Salley gardens.
  • Sail on, sail on.
  • How sweet the answer.
  • The minstrel boy.
  • At the mid hour of night.
  • Rich and rare.
  • Dear harp of my country!
  • Oft in the stilly night.
  • The last rose of summer.
  • O the sight entrancing
  • v. 5.
  • Little Sir William.
  • The brisk young widow.
  • Sally in our alley.
  • The Lincolnshire poacher.
  • Early one morning.
  • Ca' the yowes
  • v. 6.
  • I will give my love an apple.
  • Sailor-boy.
  • Master Kilby.
  • The soldier and the sailor.
  • The bonny Earl o' Moray.
  • Bonny at morn.
  • The 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.
  • The false knight upon the road.
  • O can ye sew cushions?
  • Bird scarer's song
  • Tom Bowling and other song arrangements.
  • Tom Bowling.
  • The crocodile.
  • Dink's song.
  • Greensleeves.
  • The holly and the ivy.
  • I wonder as I wander.
  • Pray goody.
  • The deaf woman's courtship.
  • The trees they grow so high.
  • Soldier, won't you marry me?
  • The stream in the valley
  • The 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
  • (OCoLC)73316756
  • (OCoLC)73316756

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