----Released January 2008----

This release comprises:

Settings of Clare for solo voice sung by Gordon Pullin (tenor), with piano accompaniment by Andrew Plant

The John Clare Cantata by Malcolm Arnold performed by Emma Bishton (soprano), Maggie Menzies (contralto), Gordon Pullin (tenor), Jonathan Alder (baritone) with Andrew Plant and Helen Vickery (pianos)

Readings of Clare’s poems by David Barlow


The solo songs are:

In the bleak midwinter – Gustav Holst
A Song of Flight
– Edward Elgar
Dream Land
– Ralph Vaughan Williams
– Cyril Scott
The Dying Child – Trevor Hold
Winter’s Spring – John McLain
Love’s Riddle – Trevor Hold  
– George Beckwith
The Hurly Burly Wind
– George Beckwith
– John McLain
Evening – Trevor Hold
The Evening Primrose – Benjamin Britten


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