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Songs for Ariel

1961; incidental music
author of text
The Tempest



Songs to Shakespeare
CDA66480Archive Service
Tippett: Songs


No 1: Come unto these yellow sands
Track 22 on CDA66480 [2'00] Archive Service
Track 3 on CDA66749 [1'57]
No 2: Full fathom five
Track 23 on CDA66480 [1'39] Archive Service
Track 4 on CDA66749 [1'34]
No 3: Where the bee sucks
Track 24 on CDA66480 [0'58] Archive Service
Track 5 on CDA66749 [1'05]

Track-specific metadata for CDA66749 track 5

Where the bee sucks
Recording date
3 May 1994
Recording venue
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Arthur Johnson
Recording engineer
Tony Faulkner
Hyperion usage
  1. Tippett: Songs (CDA66749)
    Disc 1 Track 5
    Release date: February 1995
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