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The Oddities

First line:
Here, a sheer hulk, lies poor Tom Bowling
composer
1789

 

Recordings

Britten: Songs & Proverbs of William Blake
CDA67778
Fairest Isle
CDA67115Archive Service
The Sea
CDA66165Archive Service

Details

Song: Tom Bowling  Here, a sheer hulk, lies poor Tom Bowling
author of text

Track 3 on CDA66165 [4'44] Archive Service
Track 15 on CDA67115 [3'55] Archive Service
arranger
first performed by Peter Pears at the 1959 Aldeburgh Festival
author of text

Track 4 on CDA67778 [5'29]

Track-specific metadata for CDA66165 track 3

Song: Tom Bowling
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-87-16503
Duration
4'44
Recording date
6 January 1985
Recording venue
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Antony Howell
Hyperion usage
  1. The Sea (CDA66165)
    Disc 1 Track 3
    Release date: August 1987
    Archive Service
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