Vaughan Williams - Five Mystical Songs & Five Tudor Portraits - CD




Guildford Choral Society, with the Philharmonia Orchestra, Hilary Davan Wetton (conductor) & soloists Henry Herford (baritone) & Sarah Walker (mezzo-soprano), in 2 of Ralph Vaughan Williams' most frequently performed choral works. Helios reissue,1999 - originally on Hyperion CDA66306, 1988.

Vaughan Williams - Five Mystical Songs - soloist Henry Herford (baritone)


I got me flowers

Love bade me welcome

Call, The (Come, my way, my truth, my life)

Antiphon (Let all the world in ev'ry corner sing)

Vaughan Williams - Five Tudor Portraits: A Choral Suite in five movements

Ballad: The Tunning of Elinor Rumming – soloist Sarah Walker

Intermezzo: Pretty Bess – soloist Henry Herford

Burlesca: Epitaph on John Jayberd of Diss

Romanza: Jane Scroop, Her Lament for Philip Sparrow – soloist Sarah Walker

Scherzo: Jolly Rutterkin – soloist Henry Herford