The Immortal Hour

The Immortal Hour

by Rutland Boughton

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Overview

The Immortal Hour

A luscious, lyrical work, strongly reminiscent of Ralph Vaughan Williams, in what is probably the one recording that we will ever see of it, Alan G. Melville conducting the English Chamber Orchestra, with Anne Dawson, Patricia Taylor, Roderick Kennedy, David Wilson-Johnson, Valery Hill, Roger Bryson, and Maldwyn Davies.

Product Details

Release Date: 11/10/1998
Label: Hyperion Uk
UPC: 0034571120409
catalogNumber: 22040

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 1. A Wood, Dark and ...
  2. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 2. By Dim ...
  3. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 3. Though You Have Travelled
  4. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 4. Ye Know Not Who I Am...
  5. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 5. I Have Come Hither...
  6. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 6. Hail, Son of Shadow! ...
  7. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 7. I Am Old; More Old, ...
  8. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 8. Brother and Kin to ...
  9. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 9. The Sound of Mocking ...
  10. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 10. Laugh Not, Ye ...
  11. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 11. Fair Is the Moonlight...
  12. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 12. Hail, Daughter of ...
  13. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 13. Have You Forgot...
  14. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 14. I Have Forgotten All...
  15. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 15. A King of Men...
  16. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 16. Led Here by Dreams...
  17. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 17. I Will Go Back...
  18. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 18. Sir, I Am Glad...
  19. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 19. I Have Come...
  20. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 20. Look, O King! ...
  21. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 21. There Is No Backward Way
  22. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 1. No. 22. I Have Heard You ...
  23. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 23. I've Seen That Man ...
  24. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 24. Yes, Woman, Yes, I Know:
  25. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 25. But Sometimes... ...
  26. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 26. Good Folk, I Give ...
  27. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 27. Good Sir, You Are ...
  28. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 28. At Last I Know...
  29. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 29. And Your Name, Fair ...
  30. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 30. Truly, I Now Know ...
  31. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 31. I, Too, Am Lifted ...
  32. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 32. Who Laughed?...
  33. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 33. Dear Lord, Sit Here. ...
  34. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 1. Scene 2. No. 34. How Beautiful They Are...

Disc 2

  1. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 1. By the Voice in the Corries...
  2. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 2. The Bells of Youth Are Ringing ...
  3. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 3. But This Was in the Old, Old, ...
  4. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 4. Hail, Eochaidh, High King of Eir?,
  5. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 5. Green Fire of Joy, Green Fire ...
  6. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 6. Etain, Speak, My Queen...
  7. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 7. No, No, My Queen...
  8. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 8. I, Too, Have Heard...
  9. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 9. The Queen! ...
  10. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 10. Hail, Eochaidh, King of Eir?! ...
  11. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 11. I Am a King's First Son...
  12. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 12. Dagda, Lord of Thunder and ...
  13. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 13. Fair Lord, My Thanks I Give. ...
  14. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 14. Have Not Great Poets Sung...
  15. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 15. In the Days of the Great ...
  16. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 16. Hear Us, O Engus, Beautiful, ...
  17. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 17. But Now, Fair Lord, Tell Me ...
  18. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 18. I Have Seen All Things Pass ...
  19. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 19. Welcome, My Queen...
  20. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 20. This Nameless Lord...
  21. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 21. How Beautiful They Are...
  22. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 22. I Have Heard... I Have ...
  23. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 23. I Am a Song...
  24. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 24. I Am a Small Green Leaf in a ...
  25. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 25. O Do Not Leave Me, Star of My ...
  26. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 26. Hasten, Lost Love, Found ...
  27. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 27. In the Land of Youth...
  28. The Immortal Hour, Opera: Act 2. No. 28. They Play With Lances...

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Rutland Boughton   Primary Artist
Roger Bryson   Brass Baritone
English Chamber Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Roderick Kennedy   Bass (Vocal)
Patricia Taylor   Contralto (Vocal)
Anne Dawson   Soprano (Vocal)
Alan Melville   Conductor
Geoffrey Mitchell Choir   Choir, Chorus
Maldwyn Davies   Tenor (Vocal)
David Wilson-Johnson   Baritone (Vocal)

Technical Credits

Rutland Boughton   Composer
Fiona MacLeod   Text,Text Adaptation
Edward Perry   Executive Producer
Martin Compton   Producer
John Constable   Cover Illustration
Anthony B. Faulkner   Engineer
Michael Hurd   Liner Notes,Executive Producer

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