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A Green Cornfield

First line:
The earth was green, the sky was blue
1923; To my Sister
author of text

Dedicated to Head’s sister, A Green Cornfield (1923) sets Christina Rossetti (1830–1894); the music has an open-air quality with the piano introduction evoking the rippling song of the skylark hovering above a field.

from notes by Andrew Burn © 2012


Head: Songs


Track 18 on CDA67899 [2'18]

Track-specific metadata for CDA67899 track 18

Recording date
22 January 2010
Recording venue
Concert Hall, Wyastone Estate, Monmouth, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Andrew Mellor
Recording engineer
Andrew Mellor
Hyperion usage
  1. Head: Songs (CDA67899)
    Disc 1 Track 18
    Release date: January 2012
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