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Bliss - The Beatitudes
Label Catalogue Number:
REAM1115
Running Time: 75:53
UPC Code: 5020926111524

Release Date: May 2015
Originally recorded in 1957
Composer
Sir Arthur Bliss
Solo soprano
Jennifer Vyvyan
Chamber
Wigmore Ensemble
Solo contralto
Pamela Bowden
Conductor
Rudolf Schwarz
Solo soprano
Heather Harper
Solo tenor
Gerald English
Choral
Goldsmith's Choral Union
Choral
Royal Choral Society
Choral
Wembley Philharmonic Society
Choral
BBC Chorus
Venue Promenade Premiere, BBC Broadcast 31 August 1964
Royal Albert Hall, London
Genre:
Vocal & Song
Orchestral & Concertos

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SIR ARTHUR BLISS

1.

Madam Noy A Witchery Song (1918)

3:44
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Rout (1920)

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Solo: Jennifer Vyvyan soprano
Chamber: Wigmore Ensemble
BBC Broadcast 31 March 1958
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The Enchantress (1951)

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scena for contralto and orchestra
Solo: Pamela Bowden contralto
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Rudolf Schwarz
BBC Broadcast 21 April 1957

The Beatitudes (1961)

Text arranged by Christopher Hassall
4.
Prelude: A Troubled World
3:12
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5.
I
The Mount of Olives Henry Vaughan (1621-1695)
4:11
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6.
II
First and Second Beatitudes
3:13
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III
Easter George Herbert (1593-1633)
5:56
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IV
I got me flowers to strew thy way George Herbert
3:37
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9.
V
Third Beatitude
1:13
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10.
VI
The lofty looks of man shall be humbled Isaiah 2
3:53
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11.
VII
Forth Beatitude
1:56
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12.
VIII
The Call George Herbert
3:39
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13.
Interlude
1:27
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14.
IX
Fifth, Sixth, Seventh & Eighth Beatitudes
3:08
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15.
X
And Death shall have no Dominion Dylan Thomas (1914-1953)
3:35
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16.
XI
Ninth Beatitude
1:34
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17.
Voices of the mob
1:08
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18.
XII
Epilogue - O Blessed Jesu Right Rev. Jeremy Taylor (1613-1667)
6:36
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Solo: Heather Harper soprano
Solo: Gerald English tenor
Choral: Goldsmith's Choral Union
Choral: Royal Choral Society
Choral: Wembley Philharmonic Society
Choral: BBC Chorus
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Sir Arthur Bliss
Total time: 75:53

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SIR ARTHUR BLISS

1.

Madam Noy A Witchery Song (1918)

3:44
for soprano and instrumental ensemble
2.

Rout (1920)

6:52
for soprano and chamber ensemble
Solo: Jennifer Vyvyan soprano
Chamber: Wigmore Ensemble
BBC Broadcast 31 March 1958
3.

The Enchantress (1951)

16:59
scena for contralto and orchestra
Solo: Pamela Bowden contralto
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Rudolf Schwarz
BBC Broadcast 21 April 1957

The Beatitudes (1961)

Text arranged by Christopher Hassall
4.
Prelude: A Troubled World
3:12
5.
I
The Mount of Olives Henry Vaughan (1621-1695)
4:11
6.
II
First and Second Beatitudes
3:13
7.
III
Easter George Herbert (1593-1633)
5:56
8.
IV
I got me flowers to strew thy way George Herbert
3:37
9.
V
Third Beatitude
1:13
10.
VI
The lofty looks of man shall be humbled Isaiah 2
3:53
11.
VII
Forth Beatitude
1:56
12.
VIII
The Call George Herbert
3:39
13.
Interlude
1:27
14.
IX
Fifth, Sixth, Seventh & Eighth Beatitudes
3:08
15.
X
And Death shall have no Dominion Dylan Thomas (1914-1953)
3:35
16.
XI
Ninth Beatitude
1:34
17.
Voices of the mob
1:08
18.
XII
Epilogue - O Blessed Jesu Right Rev. Jeremy Taylor (1613-1667)
6:36
Solo: Heather Harper soprano
Solo: Gerald English tenor
Choral: Goldsmith's Choral Union
Choral: Royal Choral Society
Choral: Wembley Philharmonic Society
Choral: BBC Chorus
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Sir Arthur Bliss
Total time: 75:53




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