Music to listen to before you emigrate to a desert island
For any singer or instrumentalist listening to music is an essential aid to performance interpretation and style. Music also enriches our lives, particularly in difficult times.
“My idea is that there is music in the air, music all around us; the world is full of it, and you simply take as much as you require.”
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Jerusalem - Parry
Words by William Blake. Music by C.H.H.Parry. Orchestrated by Edward Elgar.
Added by SteveB (Admin) on 06/02/2021 (ID: 161)
Blest Pair of Sirens - Parry
Whilst we think of Parry for 'Jerusalem' he wrote many fine compositions in a true 'English' style. This is one of them.
Added by Steve B (Admin) on 13/10/2020 (ID: 94)
Symphony 2 in F - The Cambridge - Parry
Composer, teacher, historian. A great, neglected symphony.
Added by Steve B (Admin) on 13/10/2020 (ID: 95)