1 CD / Danacord / 2012-05-08Works: Frederick Delius: Songs of Sunset; English Songs (3), for voice & piano, RT v/12; North Country Sketches, for orchestra, RT vi/20; A Late Lark, song for tenor & small orchestra, RT iii/6
Performers: Bonde-Hansen, Henriette
Conductors: Holten, Bo
Three of the four works on this disc owe their inspiration to English poets - Shelley, William Ernest Henley and Ernest Christopher Dowson. The fourth...continue...
Recording information: Symphonic Hall, Aarhus Music Center, Aarhus, Denmark (10/10/2011-10/14/2011); Symphonic Hall, Aarhus Music Center, Aarhus, Denmark (12/20/2011-12/21/2011)....continue...
1 CD / SOMM / 2011-10-11Works: Frederick Delius: A Mass of Life; Arabesque; Songs of Sunset
Performers: Henderson, Roy; Labette, Dora
Conductors: Beecham, Thomas, Sir
Ensemble: BBC Chorus; London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Select Choir; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1993-10-01Works: Frederick Delius: Sea Drift, for baritone, chorus & orchestra, RT ii/3; Songs of Farewell, for double chorus & orchestra, RT ii/9; Songs of Sunset
Performers: Burgess, Sally; Terfel, Bryn [Baritone/Bass]; Waynflete Singers
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Southern Voices
"This disc was an award-winner when it first appeared in 1993, and rightly so. These are among Delius's finest and most consistent works, and Hickox...continue...