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Benjamin Britten - Collected Songs

Vocal (High Voice)
High Voice (63 Songs). Composed by Benjamin Britten (1913-1976). Arranged by Richard Walters. Boosey & Hawkes Voice. Softcover. 320 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M051933976. Published by Boosey & Hawkes (HL.48019418).

Item Number: HL.48019418
ISBN 1423429753. 9x12 inches.

63 songs, with extensive historical introductory notes. Includes all art songs originally composed for voice and piano published by Boosey & Hawkes. The content is the same for the High Voice and Medium/Low Voice volumes, with newly published transpositions as necessary.

Contents: The Birds • A Charm of Lullabies (5 songs) • Evening, Morning, Night • Fish in the Unruffled Lakes (6 songs) • The Holy Sonnets of John Donne (8 songs) • On This Island (5 songs) • Sechs Hölderlin Fragmente (6 songs) • Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo) • Songs from the Chinese (6 songs, transcribed for voice and piano) • Three Songs from The Heart of the Matter (with horn) • Winter Words (8 songs plus 2 songs cut from the cycle) • Two Ballads (duets).

  • Song 
  • Morning 
  • Nocturne 
  • Dance Song 
  • Prologue 
  • Evening 
  • Epilogue 
  • Seascape 
  • Night 
  • Proud Songsters 
  • The Choirmaster's Burial 
  • The Birds 
  • A Cradle Song  
  • The Highland Balou 
  • Sephestia's Lullaby 
  • A Charm 
  • The Nurse's Song 
  • To Lie Flat On the Back 
  • Night Covers Up the Rigid Land 
  • The Sun Shines Down 
  • Fish in the Unruffled Lakes 
  • What's In Your Mind? 
  • Underneath the Abject Willow 
  • Oh My Blacke Soule! 
  • Batter My Heart 
  • O Might Those Sighes and Teares 
  • Oh, to Vex Me 
  • What If This Present 
  • Since She Whom I Loved 
  • At the Round Earth's Imagined Corners 
  • Thou Hast Made Me 
  • Death, Be Not Proud 
  • Let the Florid Music Praise! 
  • Now the Leaves Are Falling Fast 
  • As Its Is, Plenty 
  • Menschenbeifall 
  • Die Heimat 
  • Sokrates und Alcibiades 
  • Die Jugend 
  • Halfte des Lebens 
  • Die Linien des Lebens 
  • Sonetto XVI 
  • Sonetto XXXI 
  • Sonetto XXX 
  • Sonetto LV 
  • Sonetto XXXVIII 
  • Sonetto XXXII 
  • Sonetto XXIV 
  • The Big Chariot 
  • The Old Lute 
  • The Autumn Wind 
  • The Herd-Boy 
  • Depression 
  • Mother Comfort 
  • Underneath The Abject Willow (solo version) 
  • At Day-Close in November 
  • Midnight At The Great Western 
  • Wagtail and Baby 
  • The Little Old Table 
  • At the Railway Station, Upway 
  • Before Life and After 
  • The Children And Sir Nameless 
  • If It's Ever Spring Again 

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