James Joyce's Favourite Songs

James Joyce's Favourite Songs

HTGCD 175 (Heritage Records, CD)


Playing time: 71'28"
Tracks: 45
Booklet pages: 24
℗ 2020 BBC
© 2020 Heritage Records
Main country of recording: United Kingdom
Reviewer: Giuseppe Pennisi
Review of James Joyce's Favourite Songs published on 7 March 2021

Listen: Geoffrey Molyneux Palmer: At that hour (Chamber Music) (track 3, 0:00-0:47)

Meriel Dickinson, mezzo (tracks 33-45)
Martyn Hill, tenor (tracks 1-32)
Peter Dickinson, piano

Geoffrey Molyneux Palmer (1882-1957):

1-32 Chamber Music - thirty-two songs

E J Moeran, Arnold Bax, Albert Roussel, Herbert Hughes, John Ireland, Roger Sessions, Arthur Bliss, Herbert Howells, George Antheil, Edgardo Carducci, Eugene Goossens, C W Orr and Bernard van Dieren:

33-45 The Joyce Book - thirteen songs

Recorded by the BBC, 7 December 1981 at BBC Broadcasting House, London UK (The Joyce Book) and 18 November 1986 at St George's Brandon Hill, Bristol, UK (Chamber Music)

First commercial recordings.