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My beloved spake

composer
published in 1938
author of text
Song of Solomon 2: 10-13

 
Much of Hadley's music is not performed today, although My beloved spake, which was published in 1938, has found a place in the Anglican church music repertoire. It has provision for orchestral, organ or piano accompaniments. Hadley revolves all twelve tones in the space of two bars at 'The fig tree putteth forth', before returning to safer harmonic territory for the final climax, after which the music and the words die away.

from notes by William McVicker 1990

Recordings

My Beloved's Voice
Studio Master: SIGCD370Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
The English Anthem, Vol. 1
CDA66374Archive Service

Details

Track 10 on CDA66374 [3'35] Archive Service
Track 3 on SIGCD370 [3'20] Download only

Track-specific metadata for CDA66374 track 10

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-90-37410
Duration
3'35
Recording date
29 June 1989
Recording venue
St Paul's Cathedral, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Antony Howell
Hyperion usage
  1. The English Anthem, Vol. 1 (CDA66374)
    Disc 1 Track 10
    Release date: June 1990
    Deletion date: March 2008
    Archive Service
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