HODDINOT, A.: Song Cycles and Folksongs (Landscapes) (Booth, Spence, Williams, Matthews-Owen, Pollock)

   
  Landscapes - Song Cycles and Folksongs  
   
 ALUN HODDINOTT
  words: Emyr Humphreys  
 Landscapes (Ynys Môn), Op.87 (1975)  
1 Mynydd Bodafon - Andante 2:52
2 Din Lligwy - Allegro 3:04
3 Llys Dulas - Vivace 2:48
4 Traeth Bychan - Adagio 2:13
5 Hen Gapel - Allegro 2:45
   
 Two Songs from Glamorgan (1990)  
  Traditional. English translation by Geraint Lewis  
6 In Pontypridd my love doth dwell - Andante 2:01
7 Farewell to Llangyfelach - Allegro non troppo 2:27
   
 The Silver Hound, Op.121 (1985)  
  words: Ursula Vaughan Williams  
8 Prologue - Andante 1:33
9 Lullaby - Moderato 1:03
10 The Schoolboy - Piu mosso 1:00
11 The Soldier - Agitato 1:36
12 The Lover - Adagietto 2:08
13 The Statesman - Allegro 1:15
14 The Old Man - Adagio 1:15
15 Epitaph - Andante 1:18
   
 One Must Always Have Love, Op.152 (1994)  
  Christina Rossetti  
16 Sonnet - Moderato 2:29
  Emily Dickinson  
17 Daisy - Allegro 1:56
  Alice Bliss  
18 Tasmanian Poem - Andantino 1:22
  W.B. Yeats  
19 The Ragged Wood 2:31
   
 Towy Landscape, Op.190 (2006)  
  words: John Dyer  
20 Moderato - Allegretto - Moderato - quasi Allegro - Alla Marcia - Andante 10:33
   
 Six Welsh Folksongs (1982)  
  Traditional. Translation by Rhiannon Hoddinott  
21 Two Hearts Remain - Allegretto 2:31
22 O Gentle Dove - Moderato 1:35
23 If She Were Mine - Allegretto 2:21
24 Ap Shenkin - Allegro 1:29
25 The Golden Wheat - Andante 2:29
26 Fairest Gwen - Allegretto 1:22
   
   
  Tracks 16-19 & 20  
 Claire Booth soprano
  Tracks 1-15 & 21-26  
 Nicky Spence tenor
  Track 20  
 Jeremy Huw Williams baritone
  Tracks 1-26  
 Andrew Matthews-Owen piano
  Track 20  
 Andrew Matthews-Owen (primo)
 Michael Pollock (secondo)
   
  14th & 29th October 2009, 18th February 2010