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Partridge, Ian, 1938- prf

Songs by Finzi and his friends [sound recording].

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Title on container: Gerald Finzi 25th anniversary celebration 1981

London : Hyperion, p1981.
Physical Description:
1 sound disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo. ; 12 in.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
MSS 17 Moss no. 103
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Roger W. Moss
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View finding aid for the Roger W. Moss Collection of manuscript, original art and printed material by and about Richard Shirley Smith
Musical Sound Recordings
The Finzi works are sets of songs.
Ian Partridge, tenor ; Stephen Roberts, baritone ; Clifford Benson, piano.
Recorded Feb. 8-9, 1981.
Program notes by Diana McVeagh on container.
"Songs by Finzi & His Friends' long-play record for the 25th Anniversary Celebration of Gerald Finzi's death in 1956. Drawn four-color sleeve (310 x 314 mm) illustrated and designed by Richard Shirley Smith."--Moss.
Moss, R.W. Richard Shirley Smith, 103
BAC: British Art Center copy lacks the record and the text insert (comprises illustrated album jacket only).
BAC: From the Roger W. Moss Collection of manuscript, original art and printed material by and about Richard Shirley Smith.
Library's copy lacks text insert.
Subject Terms:
Songs (High voice) with piano.
Songs (Medium voice) with piano.
Songs, English.
Roberts, Stephen, 1949- prf
Benson, Clifford. prf
Finzi, Gerald, 1901-1956. To a poet.
Milford, Robin, 1903-1959. Songs. Selections.
Farrar, Ernest, 1885-1918. O mistress mine!
Gurney, Ivor, 1890-1937. Songs. Selections.
Gill, Harry, 1897- In memoriam.
Finzi, Gerald, 1901-1956. Oh fair to see.
Moss, Roger W., 1940- former owner.
Shirley Smith, Richard, ill.

  • To a poet, op. 13a / Gerald Finzi (18 min.) ; texts, J. E. Flicker, Sir William Jones, Thomas Traherne, Walter de la Mare, F. L. Lucas, George Barker
  • If it's ever spring again (Thomas Hardy) ; The colour (Hardy) ; So sweet love seemed (Robert Bridges) / Robin Milford
  • O mistress mine! / Ernest Farrar ; text, Shakespeare
  • Sleep (John Fletcher) ; Down by the Salley Gardens (Yeats) ; Hawk and Buckle (Robert Graves) / Ivor Gurney
  • In memoriam / Harry Gill ; text, H.P. Dixon
  • Oh fair to see, op. 13b / Finzi (15 min.) ; texts, Hardy, Christina Rossetti, Edward Shanks, Gurney, Edmund Blunden, Bridges.

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