Robin Holloway: The Lovers' Well

Robin Holloway: The Lovers' Well

DCD34216 (Delphian, CD)

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Playing time: 74'30"
Tracks: 19
Booklet pages: 24
© 2018 Delphian Records Ltd
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Robin Holloway: The Lovers' Well published on 15 January 2019


Listen: Robin Holloway: The Lovers' Well (track 18, 5:37-6:34)

Clare Lloyd-Griffiths, soprano
Kate Symonds-Joy, mezzo-soprano
James Robinson, tenor
Simon Wallfisch, baritone
Edward Rushton, piano
William Vann, piano

Robin Holloway:

1 The Zodiac Song (2017)

Three Songs to poems by Edmund Waller (2007)
2 On a Girdle
3 Go, lovely rose
4 Old Age

A Medley of Nursery Rhymes and Conundrums (1986)
5 Overture & Dialogue
6 Ballad
7 First Riddle
8 Conundrums
9 Finale

Souvenirs de Montsalvat (1984)
10 Introduction: Lento solenne -
11 Sin, Guilt & Suffering
12 Parsifal & Herzeleide
13 Flowermaidens -
14 Kundry, Kiss, Mystic Marriage
15 Pastorale
16 Intermezzo -
17 Pentecost Sarabande

18 The Lovers' Well (1981)

19 The Food of Love (1996)

First recordings, made 8 and 9 July 2018 at Potton Hall, Saxmundham, Suffolk, UK

 

 

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