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Dear delight

First line:
Youngling fair, and dear delight
author of text

With words by Walter de la Mare (1873–1956), Dear delight (1965) exemplifies the lyricism characteristic of Head’s music. It is marked by frequent key changes, tender harmony and a recurring decorative figure on the piano.

from notes by Andrew Burn 2012


Head: Songs


Track 1 on CDA67899 [2'54]

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