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A brown bird singing

First line:
All through the night there's a little brown bird singing
composer
1922
author of text
author of text

 
The importance of Haydn Wood’s contributions to the ballad repertoire is demonstrated by this further tender example. The poet this time is ‘Royden Barrie’, a pseudonym that hid the identity of Rodney Bennett, a writer of educational textbooks who was also the father of composer Richard Rodney Bennett.

from notes by Andrew Lamb © 2002

Recordings

Bird Songs at Eventide
CDH55156Composers of World War I
Songs my father taught me
CDA67290

Details

Track 15 on CDA67290 [2'31]
Track 25 on CDH55156 [3'03] Composers of World War I

Track-specific metadata for CDA67290 track 15

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-02-29015
Duration
2'31
Recording date
20 January 2001
Recording venue
Champs Hill, West Sussex, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Julian Millard
Hyperion usage
  1. Songs my father taught me (CDA67290)
    Disc 1 Track 15
    Release date: February 2002
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