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English Songs composed in Early/Mid 20C, performed by legendary contralto Janet Baker in 1973 - SAGA 5213

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Janet Baker, more or less, inherited the much-coveted title of Britain's Best Contralto, after the untimely passing of Kathleen Ferrier in the Early Fifties. On this album, from the Early Seventies, she performs songs by English composers of the Early / Mid 20C, including John Ireland and Ralph Vaughan Wiliams. Additional notes on the songs, on the reverse cover (Photo Four).

Side One :-
1) The Call, composed by Vaughan Williams 2) Youth & Love, composed by Vaughan Williams 3) A Thanksgiving, composed by John Ireland 4) Her Song, by Ireland 5) A Piper, by Michael Head 6) This is a Sacred City, by C A Gibbs 7) Love is a Sickness, by Gibbs 8) Cloths of Heaven, by Thomas Dunhill 9) Balulalow, by Peter Warlock 10) Youth, by Warlock.

Side Two :-
1) King David, composed by Herbert Howells 2) Come Sing & Dance, by Howells 3) Sleep, by Ivor Gurney 4) I Will go with my Father a-Ploughing, by Gurney 5) To the Queen of Heaven, by Thomas Dunhill 6) Come Away, Come Away, Death, by Gerald Finzi 7) It was a Lover & His Lass, by Finzi.

Records graded visually to RRPG grades (record/sleeve) EX+/EX-.

Item details

Band/artist(s):
performed by legendary contralto Janet Baker in 1973
Catalogue number:
SAGA 5213
Condition:
Excellent
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
Saga
Sleeve condition:
Excellent
Tracks:
17

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Janet Baker, more or less, inherited the much-coveted title of Britain's Best Contralto, after the untimely passing of Kathleen Ferrier in the Early Fifties. On this album, from the Early Seventies, she performs songs by English composers of the Early / Mid 20C, including John Ireland and Ralph Vaughan Wiliams. Additional notes on the songs, on the reverse cover (Photo Four).

Side One :-
1) The Call, composed by Vaughan Williams 2) Youth & Love, composed by Vaughan Williams 3) A Thanksgiving, composed by John Ireland 4) Her Song, by Ireland 5) A Piper, by Michael Head 6) This is a Sacred City, by C A Gibbs 7) Love is a Sickness, by Gibbs 8) Cloths of Heaven, by Thomas Dunhill 9) Balulalow, by Peter Warlock 10) Youth, by Warlock.

Side Two :-
1) King David, composed by Herbert Howells 2) Come Sing & Dance, by Howells 3) Sleep, by Ivor Gurney 4) I Will go with my Father a-Ploughing, by Gurney 5) To the Queen of Heaven, by Thomas Dunhill 6) Come Away, Come Away, Death, by Gerald Finzi 7) It was a Lover & His Lass, by Finzi.

Records graded visually to RRPG grades (record/sleeve) EX+/EX-.

Band/artist(s):
performed by legendary contralto Janet Baker in 1973
Catalogue number:
SAGA 5213
Condition:
Excellent
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
Saga
Sleeve condition:
Excellent
Tracks:
17

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