GUSTAV HOLST (1874-1934)
   
 The Mystic Trumpeter, Op. 18, H 71 (1904, revised 1912) 18:23  
  Scena for Soprano and Orchestra  
  Edited by Colin Matthews  
1 Molto sostenuto - Allegro agitato - 6:30
  'Hark! Some wild trumpeter'. Moderato - Lento -  
  'Blow, trumpeter, free and clear'. Poco allegro - Meno mosso - Adagio - Allegretto - Andante - Più lento - Molto adagio -  
2 'Blow again, trumpeter'. Moderato - Poco allegro - 3:17
  Più allegro - Andante - Adagio  
  'O, how the immortal phantoms crowd around me!'. Moderato ma agitato - Affrettando - Moderato - Allegro moderato - Presto - Prestissimo - Allegro agitato -  
3 'Blow again, trumpeter'. Allegro - 3:14
  'O trumpeter!'. Andante - Poco animato - Molto sostenuto - Andante maestoso -  
4 Allegro moderato - 5:21
  'Now, trumpeter, for thy close'. Andante -  
  'O glad, exulting, culminating song!'. Maestoso - Pochettino animato - Poco animato - Più mosso - Andante maestoso - Adagio - Andante  
 First Choral Symphony, Op. 41, H 155 (1923-24) 50:45  
  for Soprano Solo, Chorus, and Orchestra  
  Prelude. Invocation to Pan  
5 Chorus: 'O Thou, whose mighty palace roof doth hang'. 3:38
  Andante -  
  I. Song and Bacchanal  
6 Part I. Solo: 'Beneath my palm trees, by the river side'. 4:33
  Andante -  
  Caroline Harrison viola  
7 Solo: 'And as I sat, over the light blue hills'. 1:37
  Allegretto  
8 Part 2. Chorus: 'Whence came ye, merry Damsels! whence came ye!'. 2:09
  Poco meno mosso - Allegretto -  
  Part 3. Solo: 'Within his car, aloft, young Bacchus Stood'.  
  [Allegretto] -  
  '''Whence came ye, jolly Satyrs! whence came ye!'''  
  Poco meno mosso -  
9 Part 5. Solo: 'Onward the tiger and the leopard pants'. 2:01
  Poco animato - Più mosso -  
  Part 6. Chorus: 'Bacchus, young Bacchus! good or ill betide'.  
  Andante maestoso  
  II. Ode on a Grecian Urn  
10 Chorus: 'Thou still unravish'd bride of quietness'. 2:58
  Molto adagio - [ ] -  
11 Chorus: 'Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard'. 2:09
  Tempo I - Poco animato - Tempo I -  
12 Chorus: 'Ah, happy boughs! that cannot shed'. 1:48
  [Tempo I] -  
13 Chorus: 'Who are these coming to the sacrifice?'. 2:00
  [Tempo I] -  
14 Chorus: 'O Attic shape! fair attitude! with brede'. 3:08
  [Tempo I] - Largo  
  III. Scherzo  
15 Part 1. Fancy. Chorus: 'Ever let the Fancy roam'. 2:56
  Allegro -  
16 Part 2. Folly's Song. Chorus: 'When wedding fiddles are a-playing'. 2:41
  Crotchet = crotchet (160) - Più mosso - Presto - Prestissimo  
  IV. Finale  
17 Part 1. Solo: 'Spirit here that reignest!'. 3:15
  Senza misura (quasi Andante) -  
  Part 2. Chorus: 'God of the golden bow'. Lento -  
  Chorus: 'Here Homer with his nervous arms'. Più mosso -  
18 Part 3. Solo: 'Then, through thy Temple wide, melodious swells'. 5:18
  Andante sostenuto -  
  Part 4. Chorus: ''Tis awful silence then again'. Lento -  
  Chorus: 'Thou biddest Shakespeare wave his hand'.  
  Vivace ma pesante - Molto pesante ma in tempo -  
  Andante -  
  Chorus: 'A silver trumpet Spenser blows'.  
  Animato - Poco lento -  
19 Part 5. Solo: 'Next thy Tasso's ardent numbers'. 3:16
  [Poco lento] - Moderato - Poco più lento -  
  Part 6. Chorus: 'But when Thou joinest with the Nine'.  
  Moderato maestoso - Allegro - Andante con moto -  
20 Chorus: 'Bards of Passion and of Mirth'. Allegretto - 4:49
  Chorus: 'Thus ye live on high, and then'.  
  [Allegretto ] - Poco meno mosso - Allegretto -  
21 Part 7. Solo: 'Spirit here that reignest!'. 2:05
  Senza misura (quasi Andante) -  
  Chorus: 'Bards of Passion and of Mirth'.  
  Sempre andante e non animato  
   
 Susan Gritton soprano
 Sir Andrew Davis
  6 and 7 April 2013