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Dear delight

First line:
Youngling fair, and dear delight
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With words by Walter de la Mare (1873–1956), Dear delight (1965) exemplifies the lyricism characteristic of Head’s music. It is marked by frequent key changes, tender harmony and a recurring decorative figure on the piano.

from notes by Andrew Burn © 2012


Head: Songs


Track 1 on CDA67899 [2'54]

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