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Robin Holloway


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Four song-cycles
Lights Out: four poems of Edward Thomas , for baritone and piano. Op 24 In the Thirtieth Year: Five poems of J. V. Cunningham. for tenor and piano. Op 25
Author of Light: four songs to Jacobean texts, for contralto and piano. Op 26
The Leaves Cry: two songs. Op 27, for soprano and piano, settings of Wallace Stevens and Christina Rossetti
Each cycle is preceded bv a reading of the complete text by PATRICIA HUCHES and TOM CROWE. WENDY EATHORNE (soprano) ROSANNE CREFFIELD (COntralto)
JOHN ELWES (tenor)
(First performances of all four works, recorded at a public concert given in the Goldsmiths' Hall, London, in 1975)


Unknown: Edward Thomas
Unknown: Wallace Stevens
Unknown: Christina Rossetti
Unknown: Patricia Huches
Unknown: Tom Crowe.
Tenor: John Elwes
Tenor: Brian Rayner
Piano: Stephen Ralls

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