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9 thoughts on “ Linden Lea - Ralph Vaughan Williams / Gerald Finzi - Quink Vocal Ensemble* - Vocal Music A Cappella (Vinyl, LP)

  1. Gerald Finzi studied composition with Farrar in Harrogate and Bairstow in York, and counterpoint with RO Morris * Deaths of father, three older brothers and teacher introduced theme of the fragility and transience of existence explored in many later works * Early musical influences include Parry, Elgar and Vaughan Williams, and song composers such as Ivor Gurney * Moved to London in where.
  2. Gerald Raphael Finzi (14 July – 27 September ) was a British composer. Finzi is best known as a choral composer, but also wrote in other genres. Large-scale compositions by Finzi include the cantata Dies natalis for solo voice and string orchestra, and his concertos for cello and clarinet.
  3. Quink Vocal Ensemble: Songs and Elegies. Review: The talented Dutch vocal ensembles perform the works of Gerald Finzi and Ralph Vaughn Williams. Delightful! Songlist: Time, Come away, death, Ring out your bells, Love is a sickness, Rest, The unquiet grave, Heart's Music, Linden Lea, Fain would I change that note, Alister Mc. Alpines.
  4. This album of songs and elegies by Vaughan-Williams and Finzi is performed by the highly-regarded vocal ensemble Quink. Featured works include Finzi’s Three Short Elegies, and Seven Poems of Robert Bridges.
  5. Aug 03,  · Ralph Vaughan Williams: Linden Lea (arr. Arthur Somervell) - Duration: It was a lover and his lass; Jennifer Kampani with Voices of Music - Duration: Voices of Music .
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams, Frederick Delius, Gerald Finzi, Vernon Handley, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, #, in CDs & Vinyl (See Top in CDs & Vinyl) # in Classical Concertos Although a very long time devotee to the music of Ralph Vaughan Williams, I had never heard his Piano Concerto until buying this disc. /5(9).
  7. Ralph Vaughan Williams, OM (–) was an influential English composer. Vaughan Williams was born on 12th October in Down Ampney, a village in the Cotswolds. After attending Charterhouse School and Trinity College, Cambridge, he became a student at the Royal College of Music; he later studied with Max Bruch in Berlin and Maurice.
  8. Linden Lea, by Ralph Vaughan Williams, is fondly reminiscent of the countryside and contains much wonderful pastoral imagery. This arrangement of the popular Dorset song sets the beautifully descriptive text by William Barnes for Voice and Piano accompaniment, transcribed to the key of F.
  9. In Finzi gained a teaching appointment at the Royal Academy of Music, but in gave up the post after he married artist Joy Black and moved back to the country, to Aldbourne, Wiltshire. The same year saw a complete performance of the song-cycle ‘A Young Man’s Exhortation’ (), his first noted success in London.

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