Benjamin Britten - Collected Songs

Benjamin Britten - Collected Songs

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).

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


    Catalog: HL48019418
    Publisher: HalLeonard
    Composer: Benjamin Britten

  • Benjamin Britten - Collected Songs
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    Price: $29.99

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