ERNEST JOHN MOERAN (1894-1950)
   
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1  Spring goeth all in white 1:21
  (Robert Seymour Bridges)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
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2  When June is come 1:11
  (Robert Seymour Bridges)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
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3  Mantle of Blue 1:56
  (Padraic Colum)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
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4  Twilight 1:48
  (John Edward Masefield)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
 Ludlow Town 9:38  
  (Alfred Edward Housman)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
5 1 When smoke stood up from Ludlow 3:42
6 2 Farewell to barn and stack and tree 2:37
7 3 Say, lad, have you things to do? 1:28
8 4 The lads in their hundreds 1:51
 Two Songs 3:13  
 Geraldine McGreevy soprano
9 1 The Bean Flower 2:03
  (Dorothy Leigh Sayers)  
10 2 Impromptu in March 1:10
  (Doreen A.E. Wallace)  
   
11  In Youth Is Pleasure 2:20
  (Robert Wever)  
 Adrian Thompson tenor
12  The Merry Month of May 2:01
  (Thomas Dekker)  
 Adrian Thompson tenor
13  A Dream of Death 3:06
  (William Butler Yeats)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
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14  Come Away, Death 2:17
  (William Shakespeare)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
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15  Troll the Bowl 1:23
  (Thomas Dekker)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
16  Can't You Dance the Polka! 1:23
  (Sea shanty, author anonymous)  
  Members of Weybridge Male Voice Choir  
 Roderick Williams baritone
   
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17  Mrs Dyer, the Baby Farmer 4:01
  (Victorian crime ballad, author anonymous)  
  Members of Weybridge Male Voice Choir  
 Roderick Williams baritone
   
18  Maltworms 2:19
  (Attributed to William Stevenson)  
  Members of Weybridge Male Voice Choir  
 Roderick Williams baritone
   
 Seven Poems by James Joyce 12:10  
 Roderick Williams baritone
19 1 Strings in the earth and air 1:39
20 2 The Merry Green Wood 1:11
21 3 Bright cap 0:46
22 4 The Pleasant Valley 1:25
23 5 Donnycarney 1:23
24 6 Rain has fallen 1:47
25 7 Now, O now, in this brown land 3:59
26  When I came last to Ludlow 1:17
  (Alfred Edward Housman)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
27  'Tis time, I think, by Wenlock town 1:31
  (Alfred Edward Housman)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
28  Far in a western brookland 2:30
  (Alfred Edward Housman)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
29  Loveliest of trees 1:41
  (Alfred Edward Housman)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
30  Oh fair enough are sky and plain (first version) 2:22
  (Alfred Edward Housman)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
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31  Oh fair enough are sky and plain (second version) 2:25
  (Alfred Edward Housman)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
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32  Oh fair enough are sky and plain (third version) 2:46
  (Alfred Edward Housman)  
 Roderick Williams baritone
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33  Weep you no more 2:15
  (Sixteenth century, author anonymous)  
 Adrian Thompson tenor
34  The Sweet o' the Year 0:58
  (William Shakespeare)  
 Adrian Thompson tenor
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35  The Day of Palms 3:18
  (Arthur William Symons)  
 Adrian Thompson tenor
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36  Blue-eyed Spring 1:13
  (Robert Nichols)  
 Adrian Thompson tenor
37  Rosefrail 1:18
  (James Joyce)  
 Geraldine McGreevy soprano
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38  Tilly 2:26
  (James Joyce)  
 Geraldine McGreevy soprano
39  Rahoon 3:04
  (James Joyce)  
 Geraldine McGreevy soprano
 Four English Lyrics 8:11  
 Adrian Thompson tenor
40 1 Cherry Ripe 1:54
  (Thomas Campion)  
41 2 Willow Song 1:30
  (John Fletcher)  
42 3 The Constant Lover 1:32
  (William Browne)  
43 4 The Passionate Shepherd 3:15
  (Christopher Marlowe)  
   
 Four Shakespeare Songs 5:33  
 Geraldine McGreevy soprano
44 1 The Lover and his Lass 1:37
45 2 Where the bee sucks 1:38
46 3 When daisies pied 1:16
47 4 When icicles hang by the wall 1:12
48  Diaphenia 2:11
  (Henry Chettle or Henry Constable)  
 Adrian Thompson tenor
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49  Rosaline 3:25
  (Thomas Lodge)  
 Adrian Thompson tenor
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50  The Monk's Fancy 2:14
  (Henry J. Hope)  
 Adrian Thompson tenor
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51  Invitation in Autumn 4:10
  (Seumas O'Sullivan)  
 Geraldine McGreevy soprano
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52  If There Be Any Gods 1:19
  (Seumas O'Sullivan)  
 Geraldine McGreevy soprano
 Six Poems of Seumas O'Sullivan 12:23  
 Geraldine McGreevy soprano
53 1 Evening 1:59
54 2 The Poplars 2:13
55 3 A Cottager 2:02
56 4 The Dustman 1:04
57 5 Lullaby 2:29
58 6 The Herdsman 2:36
 John Talbot piano
  8, 9 and 11 September 2008 (songs for baritone), 20 and 22 January 2009 (songs for tenor), & 14 and 16 April 2009 (songs for soprano)