Hyperion Records

Bliss, Sir Arthur (1891-1975)  

Sir Arthur Bliss

born: 2 August 1891
died: 27 March 1975
country: United Kingdom

Albums
'Bliss: A Knot of Riddles & other songs' (CDA67188/9)
Bliss: A Knot of Riddles & other songs
'Bliss: Checkmate; Lambert: Horoscope; Walton: Façade' (CDH55099)
Bliss: Checkmate; Lambert: Horoscope; Walton: Façade
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £5.50 CDH55099  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
'Bliss: Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks'; Britten: Choral dances from Gloriana; Holst: Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda' (CDH55050)
Bliss: Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks'; Britten: Choral dances from Gloriana; Holst: Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £5.50 CDH55050  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
'Bliss: Rout, Madam Noy, The Women of Yueh & other works' (CDA66137)
Bliss: Rout, Madam Noy, The Women of Yueh & other works
MP3 £3.50FLAC £3.50ALAC £3.50Buy by post £13.99 (ARCHIVE SERVICE) CDA66137  Archive Service   Download currently discounted
'Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 9 – A Bach Book for Harriet Cohen' (CDA67767)
Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 9 – A Bach Book for Harriet Cohen
'Britten: Choral dances from Gloriana; Bliss: Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks'; Holst: Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda' (CDH55050)
Britten: Choral dances from Gloriana; Bliss: Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks'; Holst: Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £5.50 CDH55050  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
'English Music for Clarinet' (CDD22027)
English Music for Clarinet
MP3 £7.99FLAC £7.99ALAC £7.99Buy by post £10.50 CDD22027  2CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1)  
'Holst: Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda; Britten: Choral dances from Gloriana; Bliss: Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks'' (CDH55050)
Holst: Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda; Britten: Choral dances from Gloriana; Bliss: Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks'
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £5.50 CDH55050  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
'Lambert: Horoscope; Bliss: Checkmate; Walton: Façade' (CDH55099)
Lambert: Horoscope; Bliss: Checkmate; Walton: Façade
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £5.50 CDH55099  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
'Bliss: String Quartets' (CDA66178)
Bliss: String Quartets
CDA66178  Rights no longer controlled by Hyperion  
Complete works available for download
A child's prayer Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
A Christmas carol Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Leo Phillips (violin), John Lenehan (piano)
A knot of riddles Henry Herford (baritone), The Nash Ensemble, Martyn Brabbins (conductor)
Angels of the mind Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
At the window Toby Spence (tenor), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
Auvergnat Toby Spence (tenor), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
Checkmate. Ballet Suite English Northern Philharmonia, David Lloyd-Jones (conductor)
Conversations The Nash Ensemble, Lionel Friend (conductor)
Elegiac sonnet Toby Spence (tenor), The Nash Ensemble, Martyn Brabbins (conductor)
Madam Noy The Nash Ensemble, Elizabeth Gale (soprano), Lionel Friend (conductor)
Pastoral Dame Thea King (clarinet), Clifford Benson (piano)
Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' Holst Singers, Hilary Davan Wetton (conductor)
Quintet for oboe and string quartet The Nash Ensemble, Lionel Friend (conductor)
Rhapsody The Nash Ensemble, Elizabeth Gale (soprano), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor), Lionel Friend (conductor)
Rich or poor Henry Herford (baritone), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
Rout The Nash Ensemble, Elizabeth Gale (soprano), Lionel Friend (conductor)
Sea love Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Leo Phillips (violin)
Seven American poems Henry Herford (baritone), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
Simples Toby Spence (tenor), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
String Quartet No 1 in B flat Delmé Quartet
String Quartet No 2 in F minor Delmé Quartet
The ballads of the four seasons Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
The fallow deer at the lonely house Toby Spence (tenor), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
The hammers Toby Spence (tenor), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
The mad woman of Punnet's Town Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Leo Phillips (violin), John Lenehan (piano)
The tempest Toby Spence (tenor), Henry Herford (baritone), The Nash Ensemble, Martyn Brabbins (conductor)
The tramps Henry Herford (baritone), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
The Women of Yueh The Nash Ensemble, Lionel Friend (conductor), Elizabeth Gale (soprano)
Three Jolly gentlemen Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
Three Romantic songs Toby Spence (tenor), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
Three Songs Toby Spence (tenor), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
'Tis time, I think, by Wenlock town Toby Spence (tenor), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
Two American poems Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
Two Love songs Henry Herford (baritone), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
Two Nursery rhymes Geraldine McGreevy (soprano)
Vocalise Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Leo Phillips (violin)
When I was one-and-twenty Henry Herford (baritone), Kathron Sturrock (piano)
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH  (1685-1750)
Das alte Jahr vergangen ist, BWV614 Jonathan Plowright (piano)
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
A bookworm 'Hommage modeste à Maurice Ravel'  No 5 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
A child's prayer (Bliss)
A Christmas carol (Bliss)
A cross of wood  No 6 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
A fountain plays no more  First line to Elegiac sonnet (Bliss)
A Hymn to Pan  No 2 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
A knot of riddles (Bliss)
A moth devoured words  First line to A bookworm 'Hommage modeste à Maurice Ravel', No 5 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
A swell within her billowed skirts  First line to The mad woman of Punnet's Town (Bliss)
A weather cock  No 4 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
All ye woods and trees and bowers  First line to A Hymn to Pan, No 2 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
An oyster  No 3 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
Angels of the mind (Bliss)
As I sat down by Saddle Stream  First line to The return from town, No 2 of Two American poems (Bliss)
At the window (Bliss)
Autumn  Season 3 of The ballads of the four seasons (Bliss)
Auvergnat (Bliss)
Being young and green  No 7 of Seven American poems (Bliss)
Can you recall, dear comrade, when we tramped God's land together  First line to The tramps (Bliss)
Checkmate. Ballet Suite (Bliss)
Come, browse, my goats, Christ's manger hay  First line to A Christmas carol (Bliss)
Conversations (Bliss)
Das alte Jahr vergangen ist, BWV614 (Bach/Bliss)
Day is the hero's shield  First line to Harvest, No 3 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
Demeter, rich in fruit, and rich in grain  First line to The Song of the Reapers, No 6 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
Elegiac sonnet (Bliss)
Fair Annet's song  No 6 of Seven American poems (Bliss)
Fair is my love  No 1 of Two Love songs (Bliss)
Feast  No 3 of Seven American poems (Bliss)
Fish in river  No 1 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
For Morn, my dome of blue  First line to A child's prayer (Bliss)
From star to star, from sun and spring and leaf  First line to Seed, No 4 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
God in me is the fury on the bare heath  First line to Storm, No 6 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
Gone, gone again is summer  No 1 of Seven American poems (Bliss)
Harvest  No 3 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
Heaven bles the babe! they said  First line to Humoresque, No 1 of Two American poems (Bliss)
Heigh my hearts!  First line to The tempest (Bliss)
Humoresque  No 1 of Two American poems (Bliss)
I am supple of body and sport with the wind  First line to A cross of wood, No 6 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
I drank from ev'ry vine  First line to Feast, No 3 of Seven American poems (Bliss)
I had a silver buckle  First line to The buckle, No 3 of Three Romantic songs (Bliss)
I saw a strange creature  First line to Sun and moon, No 7 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
I watched the Lady Caroline  First line to Lovelocks, No 2 of Three Romantic songs (Bliss)
In praise of his Daphnis  No 2 of Two Love songs (Bliss)
In the beck  No 5 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
In the black furrow of a field  First line to The hare, No 1 of Three Romantic songs (Bliss)
Leisure  No 3 of Three Songs (Bliss)
Lenten flowers  No 2 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
Little elegy  No 4 of Seven American poems (Bliss)
Little pigeon, grave and fleet  First line to The Pigeon Song, No 5 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
Lovelocks  No 2 of Three Romantic songs (Bliss)
Madam Noy (Bliss)
My abode's not silent, but I am not loud-mouthed  First line to Fish in river, No 1 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
My breast is puffed up and my neck extended  First line to A weather cock, No 4 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
My mind has thunderstorms  First line to Thunderstorms, No 1 of Three Songs (Bliss)
Night comes, an angel stands  First line to Nocturne, No 7 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
Nocturne  No 7 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
Noise of hammers once I heard  First line to The hammers (Bliss)
Now arched dark boughs hang dim and still – Shepherds all, maidens fair  First line to The Shepherd's Night-Song, No 7 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
Of cool sweet dew and radiance mild  First line to Simples (Bliss)
On the Mirror Lake three hundred lie around  First line to Summer, Season 2 of The ballads of the four seasons (Bliss)
One thing comes  First line to Fair Annet's song, No 6 of Seven American poems (Bliss)
One without looks to-night  First line to The fallow deer at the lonely house (Bliss)
Pan and Echo – The Naiads' Music  No 4 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
Pan's Saraband  No 3 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
Pastoral (Bliss)
Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
Primrose, anemone, bluebell, moss  First line to Lenten flowers, No 2 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
Quintet for oboe and string quartet (Bliss)
Rain comes down  No 5 of Seven American poems (Bliss)
Rhapsody (Bliss)
Rich or poor (Bliss)
Rout (Bliss)
Sea love (Bliss)
Seed  No 4 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
Seven American poems (Bliss)
Siege  No 2 of Seven American poems (Bliss)
Simples (Bliss)
Spring  Season 1 of The ballads of the four seasons (Bliss)
Storm  No 6 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
String Quartet No 1 in B flat (Bliss)
String Quartet No 2 in F minor (Bliss)
Summer  Season 2 of The ballads of the four seasons (Bliss)
Sun and moon  No 7 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
Swallows  No 2 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
The ballads of the four seasons (Bliss)
The buckle  No 3 of Three Romantic songs (Bliss)
The courier will depart on the morrow for the front  First line to Winter, Season 4 of The ballads of the four seasons (Bliss)
The dandelion  No 2 of Two Nursery rhymes (Bliss)
The deep sea suckled me, the waves sounded over me  First line to An oyster, No 3 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
The fallow deer at the lonely house (Bliss)
The hammers (Bliss)
The hare  No 1 of Three Romantic songs (Bliss)
The lovely Lo-foh of the land of Chin  First line to Spring, Season 1 of The ballads of the four seasons (Bliss)
The mad woman of Punnet's Town (Bliss)
The moon is above the city of Chang-an  First line to Autumn, Season 3 of The ballads of the four seasons (Bliss)
The Pigeon Song  No 5 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
The ragwort  No 1 of Two Nursery rhymes (Bliss)
The return from town  No 2 of Two American poems (Bliss)
The Shepherds' Holyday  No 1 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
The Shepherd's Night-Song  No 7 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
The Song of the Reapers  No 6 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
The tempest (Bliss)
The thistles on the sandy flats  First line to The ragwort, No 1 of Two Nursery rhymes (Bliss)
The tramps (Bliss)
The Women of Yueh (Bliss)
There is a fish, that quivers in the pool  First line to In the beck, No 5 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
There was a man was half a clown  First line to Auvergnat (Bliss)
This I do being mad  First line to Siege, No 2 of Seven American poems (Bliss)
This night  No 2 of Three Songs (Bliss)
This wind wafts little creatures  First line to Swallows, No 2 of A knot of riddles (Bliss)
Three Jolly gentlemen (Bliss)
Three Romantic songs (Bliss)
Three Songs (Bliss)
Thunderstorms  No 1 of Three Songs (Bliss)
Thus, thus begin the yearly rites  First line to The Shepherds' Holyday, No 1 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
Tide be runnin' the great world over  First line to Sea love (Bliss)
'Tis time, I think, by Wenlock town (Bliss)
Tune on my pipe the praise of my Love  First line to In praise of his Daphnis, No 2 of Two Love songs (Bliss)
Two American poems (Bliss)
Two Love songs (Bliss)
Two Nursery rhymes (Bliss)
Vine, vine and eglatine  First line to At the window (Bliss)
Vocalise (Bliss)
Wearing worry about money like a hair shirt  First line to Worry about money, No 1 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
What is this life if, full of care  First line to Leisure, No 3 of Three Songs (Bliss)
When I was one-and-twenty (Bliss)
Where while I seek you, Echo, do you live, Love? – Come, ye sorrowful and steep  First line to Pan and Echo – The Naiads' Music, No 4 of Pastoral 'Lie strewn the white flocks' (Bliss)
Winter  Season 4 of The ballads of the four seasons (Bliss)
With thy true love I have more wealth  First line to Rich or poor (Bliss)
Without you no rose can grow  First line to Little elegy, No 4 of Seven American poems (Bliss)
Worry about money  No 1 of Angels of the mind (Bliss)
Show: MP3 FLAC ALAC
   English   Français   Deutsch