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Six Choral Folksongs, H136

1916; Op 36b
author of text
Nos 1, 2, 4 & 6: Hampshire folk songs collected by G B Gardiner; No 3: from Songs of the West by Sabine Baring-Gould, H F Sheppard and F W Bussell, ed Cecil J Sharp (1905); No 5: Cornish folk song collected by G B Gardiner



Holst: This have I done for my true love & other choral works
Studio Master: SIGCD447Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available


No 1: I sow'd the seeds of love
Track 23 on CDH55171 [2'26]
No 2: There was a tree
Track 26 on CDH55171 [3'02]
No 3: Matthew, Mark and Luke and John
Track 25 on CDH55171 [2'13]
No 4: The song of the blacksmith  Kang, kang, kang ki ki kang kang
Track 22 on CDH55171 [1'26]
No 5: I love my love  Abroad as I was walking, one evening in the spring
Track 24 on CDH55171 [5'08]
Track 8 on SIGCD447 [4'29] Download only
No 6: Swansea Town  Oh, farewell to you my Nancy, ten thousand times adieu
Track 27 on CDH55171 [2'54]

Track-specific metadata for CDH55171 track 23

I sow'd the seeds of love
Recording date
24 October 1993
Recording venue
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Martin Compton
Recording engineer
Antony Howell
Hyperion usage
  1. Holst: This have I done for my true love (CDA66705)
    Disc 1 Track 23
    Release date: February 1994
    Deletion date: June 2004
    Superseded by CDH55171
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