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Five Flower Songs, Op 47
First line:
There was an old man liv'd out in the wood
composer
Spring 1950; first performed on 23 July 1950 at Dartington Hall; dedicated to Leonard and Dorothy Elmhirst

Recordings
'Britten: Sacred and Profane & other choral works' (CDH55438)
Britten: Sacred and Profane & other choral works
Buy by post £5.50 CDH55438  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
Details
No 1: To daffodils  Fair daffodils, we weep to see
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Track 1 on CDH55438 [2'01] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
No 2: The succession of the four sweet months  First, April, she with mellow showers
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Track 2 on CDH55438 [2'13] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
No 3: Marsh flowers  Here the strong mallow strikes her slimy root
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Track 3 on CDH55438 [2'09] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
No 4: The evening primrose  When once the sun sinks in the west
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Track 4 on CDH55438 [2'47] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
No 5: Ballad of green Broom  There was an old man liv'd out in the wood
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Track 5 on CDH55438 [2'15] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)

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Details for CDH55438 track 5
Ballad of green Broom
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-01-14005
Duration
2'15
Recording date
27 April 2000
Recording venue
Temple Church, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Antony Howell & Julian Millard
Hyperion usage
  1. Britten: Sacred and Profane & other choral works (CDA67140)
    Disc 1 Track 5
    Release date: March 2001
    Deletion date: August 2010
    Superseded by CDH55438
  2. Britten: Sacred and Profane & other choral works (CDH55438)
    Disc 1 Track 5
    Release date: December 2012
    Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
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