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Four Songs, Op 13

First line:
Close my darling both your eyes
composer
No 1: 1938, set both as a solo song and a choral work; No 4: 1940

 

Recordings

American Polyphony
CDA6792929 June 2015 Release
Barber: Songs
CDA67528
Copland: In the beginning; Barber: Agnus Dei
CKD117Download only
Songs of Innocence
This album is not yet available for downloadSIGCD128Download only
Sure on this shining night
CDA66920

Details

No 1: A nun takes the veil 'Heaven-haven'  I have desired to go
author of text

Track 18 on CDA67929 [2'43] 29 June 2015 Release
Track 6 on CKD117 [1'38] Download only
No 3: Sure on this shining night
author of text
Permit Me Voyage

Track 8 on CDA66920 [2'19]
Track 26 on CDA67528 [2'37]
Track 24 on SIGCD128 [2'27] Download only
No 4: Nocturne  Close my darling both your eyes
author of text

Track 25 on CDA67528 [3'19]

Track-specific metadata for CDA67528 track 25

Nocturne
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-07-52825
Duration
3'19
Recording date
8 December 2005
Recording venue
All Saints' Church, East Finchley, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Julian Millard
Hyperion usage
  1. Barber: Songs (CDA67528)
    Disc 1 Track 25
    Release date: November 2007
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