Bass Songs (Various)

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Schalltrichter (2012/11/1)

Language English
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., n.d. Plate H. 4401.
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Work Title Bass Songs
Alternative. Title
Composer Various
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 44 songs
  1. Sullivan: I Would I were a King
  2. Aylward: Mavourneen
  3. Macfarren: The monk within his cell
  4. Balfe: From Rushy Beds of Silver Nile
  5. Tchaikovsky: A pleading
  6. Wallace: The bell ringer
  7. Tchaikovsky: Oh, but to hear thy voice
  8. Tchaikovsky: Ah! Weep no more
  9. Thomas: The drum-major's song (Air du tambour major)
  10. Hatton: Simon the cellarer
  11. Mendelssohn: I am a roamer
  12. Wagner: O pure and tender star of eve (O du mein holder Abendstern)
  13. Halévy: Though faithless men (Se il rigor)
  14. Mozart: Within these sacred bowers (Qui sdegno) (In diesen heil'gen Hallen)
  15. Schubert: The Erl King (Der Erlkonig)
  16. Schubert: The wanderer (Der Wanderer)
  17. Gounod: Maids may boast (Si les filles d'Arles)
  18. Gounod: Vulcan's song
  19. Schumann: I will not grieve (Ich grolle nicht)
  20. Carissimi: I triumph! I triumph! (Vittoria! Vittoria!)
  21. Gounod: Nazareth
  22. Handel: Clouds may rise (Sorge infausta)
  23. Handel: Love that's true will live for ever (Si, tra i ceppi)
  24. Handel: Born amid the rugged wildwood (Nasce al bosco)
  25. Handel: It must be so
  26. Handel: Pour forth no more unheeded prayers
  27. Handel: I rage, I melt, I burn!
  28. Handel: O ruddier than the cherry
  29. German Folk Songs: My lodging is the cellar here (Der Mann im Keller)
  30. Handel: Tyrannic love!
  31. Handel: Ye verdant hills
  32. Bononcini: Love leads to battle (Pupille nere)
  33. Purday: The old English gentleman
  34. Boyce: Heart of oak
  35. Loder: The brave old oak
  36. Anon: Down among the dead men
  37. Scottish Folk Songs: Scots, wha hae wi' Wallace bled!
  38. Leveridge: The Roast Beef of Old England
  39. Irish Folk Music: The harp that once thro' Tara's halls
  40. Irish Folk Music: The minstrel boy
  41. Scottish Folk Songs: Bonnie Dundee
  42. Scottish Folk Songs: The hundred pipers
  43. Scottish Folk Songs: Auld lang syne
  44. Gounod: She alone charmeth my sadness
Librettist includes
Alexander Cockburn
George Weatherly
John Oxenford (also as translator)
Edward Fitzball
F. J. Whishaw
Paul England (translations from French, German, Italian)
W. H. Bellamy
Henry F. Chorley
M. X. Hayes (translations from German, Italian)
M. Carré
David Garrick
Robert Burns
Thomas Moore
Walter Scott
Lady Nairne
Language English, French, German, Italian, Scots
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation low voice (bass), piano