Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Morning Heroes: I. Hector's Farewell to Andromache Arthur Bliss 15:01
2 Morning Heroes: II. The City Arming Arthur Bliss 12:33
3 Morning Heroes: III. Vigil Arthur Bliss 13:59
4 Morning Heroes: IV. Achilles goes forth to Battle Arthur Bliss 9:38
5 Morning Heroes: V. Now, Trumpeter, for thy Close Arthur Bliss 12:53

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Sir Arthur Bliss (composer) (1930) (tracks 1–5)
conductor:
Sir Charles Groves (conductor) (1982-08-12 – 1983-08-12) (tracks 1–5)
lyricist:
Hómēros (Ancient Greek author) (tracks 1, 4)
李白 (track 3)
Robert Nichols (English poet) (track 5)
Wilfred Owen (track 5)
Walt Whitman (19th c. American poet, essayist, and journalist) (tracks 2–3)
orchestra:
BBC Symphony Orchestra (1982-08-12 – 1983-08-12) (tracks 1–5)
spoken vocals [narrator]:
Richard Baker (English broadcaster) (1982-08-12 – 1983-08-12) (tracks 1–5)
translator:
George Chapman (tracks 1, 4)
Walter Leaf (tracks 1, 4)
vocals:
BBC Symphony Chorus (amateur chorus associated with the BBC Symphony Orchestra) (1982-08-12 – 1983-08-12) (tracks 1–5)
part of:
Morning Heroes, op. 48, F. 32 (order: 1) (track 1)
Morning Heroes, op. 48, F. 32 (order: 2) (track 2)
Morning Heroes, op. 48, F. 32 (order: 3) (track 3)
Morning Heroes, op. 48, F. 32 (order: 4) (track 4)
Morning Heroes, op. 48, F. 32 (order: 5) (track 5)
recording of:
Morning Heroes, op. 48, F. 32: II. The City Arming (1982-08-12 – 1983-08-12) (track 2)