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The Immortal Hour
composer
1914
author of text

Recordings
'Boughton: The Immortal Hour' (CDD22040)
Boughton: The Immortal Hour
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All in the April Evening
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Details
Act 1 Scene 1. No 01: Prelude
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Act 1 Scene 1. No 02: By dim moon-glimmering coasts and sad sea wastes (Dalua)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 03: Though you have travelled from one darkness to another (Voices in the Wood/Dalua)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 04: And if I tread the long, continuous way (Dalua/Voices in the Wood)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 05: I have come hither, led by dreams and visions (Dalua/Voices in the Wood)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 06: Hail, Son of Shadow! (Spirit Voice)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 07: I am old; more old, more ancient than the gods (Dalua)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 08: Brother and kin to all the twilit gods (Spirit Voice)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 09: [The sound of mocking laughter is heard from the wood]
Act 1 Scene 1. No 10: For Lu and Śngus laugh not (Dalua)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 11: Fair is the moonlight (Etain)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 12: Hail, daughter of kings (Dalua/Etain)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 13: Have you forgot the delicate smiling land (Dalua)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 14: I have forgotton all (Etain/Dalua)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 15: A king of men has wooed the Immortal Hour (Dalua/Etain)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 16: Led here by dreams (Dalua/Etain)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 17: I will go back to the country of the young (Etain)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 18: Sir, I am glad. I had not thought to see one here (Eochaidh/Dalua)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 19: I have come to this lone wood (Dalua/Eochaidh)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 20: Look, O king … I see a fountain (Dalua/Eochaidh)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 21: There is no backward way for such as I (Eochaidh/Dalua)
Act 1 Scene 1. No 22: I have heard you calling, Dalua (Eochaidh/Dalua)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 01: I've seen that man before who came tonight (Manus/Maive)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 02: Yes woman, yes, I know (Manus/Etain/Maive)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 03: But sometimes. Tell me, have you heard (Etain/Manus/Maive/Eochaidh)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 04: Good folk, I give you greeting (Eochaidh/Etain/Manus)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 05: Good sir, brave Lord! (Maive/Manus/Eochaidh/Etain)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 06: At last I know why dreams have led me hither (Eochaidh)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 07: And your name, fair lord? (Etain/Eochaidh)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 08: Truly, I now know full well (Eochaidh)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 09: I, too, am lifted with the breath (Etain/Eochaidh)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 10: Who laughed? (Eochaidh/Manus/Maive/Etain)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 11: Dear lord, sit here (Etain/Eochaidh)
Act 1 Scene 2. No 12: How beautiful they are (Spirit Voices)
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Act 2. No 01: By the voice in the corries (Druids)
Act 2. No 02: The bells of youth are ringing (Maidens)
Act 2. No 03: But this was in the old, far-off days (Warriors)
Act 2. No 04: Hail, Eochaidh, high king of Eiré, hail! (Bards/Maidens/Warriors)
Act 2. No 05: Green fire of joy, green fire of life
Act 2. No 06: Etain, speak, my queen (Eochaidh/Etain)
Act 2. No 07: No, no my queen (Eochaidh)
Act 2. No 08: I, too, have heard strange delicate music (Etain)
Act 2. No 09: The queen! (Warriors/Maidens/Druids)
Act 2. No 10: Hail, Eochaidh, King of Eiré! (Midir/Eochaidh)
Act 2. No 11: I am a king's first son (Midir)
Act 2. No 12: Dagda, lord of thunder and silence (Druids)
Act 2. No 13: Fair lord, my thanks I give (Eochaidh/Midir)
Act 2. No 14: Have not great poets sung (Midir/Eochaidh)
Act 2. No 15: In the days of the Great Fires (Midir)
Act 2. No 16: Hear us, Śngus, beautiful, terrible, sun-lord (Eochaidh)
Act 2. No 17: But now, fair lord, tell me the boon you crave (Eochaidh/Midir)
Act 2. No 18: I have seen all things pass and all things go (Old Bard)
Act 2. No 19: Welcome my queen (Eochaidh/Etain)
Act 2. No 20: This nameless lord (Eochaidh/Etain)
Act 2. No 21: How beautiful they are (Midir)
Act 2. No 22: I have heard, I have dreamed that song (Etain)
Act 2. No 23: I am a song in the land of the young (Midir)
Act 2. No 24: I am a small green leaf in a great wood (Etain/Eochaidh/Midir)
Act 2. No 25: O do not leave me, Star of my Desire! (Eochaidh)
Act 2. No 26: Hasten, lost love, found love! (Midir/Etain)
Act 2. No 27: In the land of youth there are pleasant places (Spirit Voices)
Act 2. No 28: My dreams! My dreams! (Eochaidh/Spirit Voices)

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Details for CDD22040 disc 2 track 8
Act 2 No 8: I, too, have heard strange delicate music (Etain)
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-84-10208
Duration
1'15
Recording date
14 June 1983
Recording venue
All Saints, Tooting, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Martin Compton
Recording engineer
Tony Faulkner
Hyperion usage
  1. Boughton: The Immortal Hour (CDA66101/2)
    Disc 2 Track 8
    Release date: April 1987
    Deletion date: April 2004
    2CDs Superseded by CDD22040
  2. Boughton: The Immortal Hour (CDD22040)
    Disc 2 Track 8
    Release date: October 1998
    2CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1)
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