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Allegory of Sweet Desire (933.77 kb)
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The Heart Mislaid (933.77 kb)
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SKU: CD-ERAD 381
Call Number: CD 1217
Organization: Aldeburgh Connection
Media Type: CD
Year of Release: 2012
Record Label: Marquis Classics

This Aldeburgh Connection recording features an impressive and inspiring collection of songs, featuring the of three prominent Canadian composers: John Greer, Derek Holman and John Beckwith. These works were all commissioned by the Aldeburgh.

The recording features compositions inspired by a wide range of influences: an Agnolo Bronzino painting; classical Greek and Latin poetry; the poems of Douglas LePan; Henry Purcell's Dido's Lament; the music of Robert Burns and the writing of Canadian novelist Margaret Laurence.

JOHN GREER

1-12. Allegory of Sweet Desire

DEREK HOLMAN

13-16. The Heart Mislaid

DEREK HOLMAN

17. Airs and Echoes upon a Ground

JOHN BECKWITH

18-23. Stacey

JOHN GREER

24-38. Liebesleid-Lieder





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