RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS (1872-1958)
   
 Symphony No. 6 35:29  
  in E minor - in e-Moll - en mi mineur  
  (To Michael Mullinar)  
1 I Allegro - Poco animato - Tranquillo 7:22
2 II Moderato 10:53
3 III Scherzo. Allegro vivace 6:20
4 IV Epilogue. Moderato 10:53
   
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5  Nocturne* 7:55
  A setting of Whispers of Heavenly Death by Walt Whitman  
  For voice and orchestra  
  Lento  
   
 Symphony No. 8 28:26  
  in D minor - in d-Moll - en rĂ© mineur  
  (Dedicated to John Barbirolli)  
6 I Fantasia (Variazioni senza tema) 10:40
7 II Scherzo alla marcia 3:40
8 III Cavatina 9:05
9 IV Toccata colle campanelle 5:00
   
  Also available as SACD CHSA 5016
 Roderick Williams baritone*
 Richard Hickox