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Track(s) taken from CDH55067
Recording details: July 1985
St Barnabas's Church, North Finchley, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Martin Compton
Engineered by Antony Howell
Release date: February 1990
Total duration: 3 minutes 34 seconds

'Wonderful performances of two of Britten's finest song cycles, consistently beautiful in vocal quality, and almost miraculous in their integration of clear expressive diction. Deserves a place in every collection' (BBC Music Magazine)

'English vocal intelligence at its best, accompanied with utmost orchestral colouring by Graham Johnson' (The Independent on Sunday)

'Strongly recommended' (Fanfare, USA)

The trees they grow so high
composer
arranger
The British Isles: Vol 1 No 5
author of text
A Somerset folk song

Other recordings available for download
Lorna Anderson (soprano), Malcolm Martineau (piano)

Other albums featuring this work
'Britten: Complete Folk Song Arrangements' (CDA66941/2)
Britten: Complete Folk Song Arrangements

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