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The little red lark

First line:
Oh swan of slenderness, dove of tenderness
composer
1882 from 'Fifty Songs of Old Ireland'
author of text

 
Almost universal was The Little Red Lark which exemplifies that quintessential feature of Irish melody, the short upward scale followed by (a) a large intervallic leap upward and (b) an immediate descent.

from notes by Jeremy Dibble © 2000

Recordings

Stanford: Songs, Vol. 1
CDA67123

Details

Track 19 on CDA67123 [1'46]

Track-specific metadata for CDA67123 track 19

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-00-12319
Duration
1'46
Recording date
27 January 1999
Recording venue
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Antony Howell & Julian Millard
Hyperion usage
  1. Stanford: Songs, Vol. 1 (CDA67123)
    Disc 1 Track 19
    Release date: March 2000
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