W H Auden

born: 21 February 1907
died: 29 September 1973
country: United Kingdom

Albums

Hymns to Saint Cecilia
Studio Master: CDA68047NEWStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
A Christmas Present from Polyphony
NOEL2Super-budget price sampler — Download only
Allegri: Miserere
Studio Master: SIGCD085Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Barber: Songs
CDA67528
Britten: Christ's Nativity & other choral works
CDA66825Archive Service
Britten: Phaedra & other works
CDH55225Helios (Hyperion's budget label) — Archive Service
Britten: Sacred and Profane & other choral works
CDH55438Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
Britten: Saint Nicolas & Hymn to Saint Cecilia
CDH55378Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
Britten: Song Cycles
Studio Master: CKD404Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Britten: The Red Cockatoo & other songs
CDA66823
In praise of Woman
CDH55159Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
On this Island
CDA67227Archive Service
Rorem: On an echoing road
CKD342Download only
The Feast of Saint Peter the Apostle at Westminster Abbey
CDA67770
Walton: Coronation Te Deum & other choral works
CDA67330
A Treasury of English Song
This album is not yet available for downloadHYP30Super-budget price sampler — Deleted

Complete works available for download

BENJAMIN BRITTEN (1913-1976))
A shepherd's carolHolst Singers, Stephen Layton (conductor)
Chorale after an old French CarolPolyphony, Stephen Layton (conductor)
Fish in the unruffled lakesIan Bostridge (tenor), Graham Johnson (piano)
Hymn to Saint Cecilia, Op 27Royal Holloway Choir, Rupert Gough (conductor), Sophie Edwards (soprano), Samantha Cobb (soprano), Leilani Barratt (alto), James Gallimore (tenor), Amon-Ra Twilley (bass) NEW
Hymn to Saint Cecilia, Op 27Corydon Singers, Matthew Best (conductor)
Hymn to Saint Cecilia, Op 27Grace Davidson (soprano), Natalie Clifton-Griffith (soprano), Anna Stephany (alto), Christopher Watson (tenor), Simon Grant (baritone), Tenebrae, Nigel Short (conductor)
Night covers up the rigid landIan Bostridge (tenor), Graham Johnson (piano)
Night Mail. End sequenceNigel Hawthorne (narrator), The Nash Ensemble, Lionel Friend (conductor)
On this island, Op 11James Gilchrist (tenor), Anna Tilbrook (piano)
On this island, Op 11Lynne Dawson (soprano), Malcolm Martineau (piano)
To lie flat on the back with the knees flexedIan Bostridge (tenor), Graham Johnson (piano)
When you're feeling like expressing your affectionIan Bostridge (tenor), Graham Johnson (piano)
ELISABETH LUTYENS (1906-1983))
As I walked out one eveningAnthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor), Graham Johnson (piano)
NED ROREM (b1923))
Their lonely bettersThe Prince Consort, Anna Leese (soprano)
SIR WILLIAM WALTON (1902-1983))
The TwelvePolyphony, Stephen Layton (conductor), James Vivian (organ)
The TwelveJulian Empett (bass), Westminster Abbey Choir, James O'Donnell (conductor), Raphael Taylor-Davies (treble), William Rowland (treble), Ben Turner (countertenor), Julian Stocker (tenor), Robert Quinney (organ)

Alphabetical listing of all musical works

A shepherd's carol (Britten)
As I walked out one evening (Lutyens)
As it is, plenty  
Chorale after an old French Carol (Britten)
Fish in the unruffled lakes (Britten)
Hermit Songs, Op 29 (Barber)
How foolish the man who does not raise  
Hymn to Saint Cecilia, Op 27 (Britten)
In a garden shady this holy lady  
Let the florid music praise!  
Look, stranger, at this island now  
Night covers up the rigid land (Britten)
Night Mail. End sequence (Britten)
Nocturne  
Now the leaves are falling fast  
Now through night's caressing grip  
O lift your little pinkie  
On this island, Op 11 (Britten)
Our fathers whose creative will asked  
Pangur, white Pangur  
Seascape ('For Kit Welford')  
The Monk and his Cat  
The Praises of God  
The Twelve (Walton)
Their lonely betters (Rorem)
To lie flat on the back with the knees flexed (Britten)
When you're feeling like expressing your affection (Britten)
Without arms or charm of culture