Friday, August 13, 2010

Sunday Classics tidbits: Music for a summer evening -- Vaughan Williams' "Greensleeves" Fantasia


If ever there was a piece of music that didn't need any additional comment, it's this one. -- Ken

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Fantasia on "Greensleeves"

London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult, cond. EMI, recorded Nov. 1, 1969
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Neville Marriner, cond. Decca, recorded 1972

TOMORROW: Vaughan Williams' Serenade to Music, which sets some of the most famous, and most beautiful, lines in the English language

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