Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Job: A Masque for Dancing: Scene 1: Introduction, Pastoral Dance, Satan’s Appeal to God, Saraband to the Sons of God Ralph Vaughan Williams 9:05
2 Job: A Masque for Dancing: Scene 2: Satan’s Dance of Triumph Ralph Vaughan Williams 3:21
3 Job: A Masque for Dancing: Scene 3: Minuet of the Sons of Job and their Wives Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:01
4 Job: A Masque for Dancing: Scene 4. Job’s Dream, Dance of Plague, Pestilence, Famine and Battle Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:00
5 Job: A Masque for Dancing: Scene 5: Dance of the Three Messengers Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:20
6 Job: A Masque for Dancing: Scene 6: Dance of Job’s Comforters, Job’s Curse, A Vision of Satan Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:37
7 Job: A Masque for Dancing: Scene 7: Elihu’s Dance of Youth and Beauty, Pavane of the Sons of the Morning Ralph Vaughan Williams 5:27
8 Job: A Masque for Dancing: Scene 8: Galliard of the Sons of the Morning, Altar Dance and Heavenly Pavane Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:36
9 Job: A Masque for Dancing: Scene 9. Epilogue Ralph Vaughan Williams 2:49
10 The Pilgrim’s Progress: Prelude Ralph Vaughan Williams 3:15
11 The Pilgrim’s Progress: “And now Farewell”, “I will Kneel and Give Thanks to God”, “Peace be to Thee” Ralph Vaughan Williams 3:10
12 The Pilgrim’s Progress: “Here I will Spill thy Soul” Ralph Vaughan Williams 2:21
13 The Pilgrim’s Progress: “And their Original had Been the Dunghill” Ralph Vaughan Williams 1:51
14 The Pilgrim’s Progress: “I’m Sure it Fared Far Otherwise With Me”, Burnt to Ashes, Alleluia Ralph Vaughan Williams 6:01
15 The Pilgrim’s Progress: “The Owner Thereof was Giant Despair”, “Welcome to the Delectable Mountains”, “And That Mysterious Be” Ralph Vaughan Williams 5:04
16 The Pilgrim’s Progress: “They Shall not Overflow Thee”, “All the Days of Eternity”, “Marriage Supper of the Lamb” Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:26

Credits

CD 1

additional composer:
Ralph Vaughan Williams (English composer) (1951 – 1952) (tracks 10–16)
choir vocals:
BBC Northern Singers (formerly BBC Northern Singers) (1975-10-16) (tracks 10–16)
composer:
Ralph Vaughan Williams (English composer) (1949) (tracks 10–16)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (English composer) (tracks 1–9)
conductor:
Sir Charles Groves (conductor) (1975-10-16) (tracks 10–16)
Vernon Handley (conductor) (1976-10-26) (tracks 1–9)
contralto vocals:
Elsa Kendal (1975-10-16) (tracks 10–16)
librettist:
Ralph Vaughan Williams (English composer) (tracks 10–16)
orchestra:
BBC Northern Symphony Orchestra (1975-10-16) (tracks 10–16)
BBC Northern Symphony Orchestra (1976-10-26) (tracks 1–9)
soprano vocals:
Delyth Jones (1975-10-16) (tracks 10–16)
tenor vocals:
Robin Leggate (operatic tenor) (1975-10-16) (tracks 10–16)
premiered at:
Royal Opera House (“Covent Garden”) in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (1951-04-26) (tracks 10–16)
recorded at:
is the basis for:
part of:
Job, a Masque for Dancing (order: 2) (track 1)
Job, a Masque for Dancing (order: 3) (track 2)
Job, a Masque for Dancing (order: 4) (track 3)
Job, a Masque for Dancing (order: 5) (track 4)
Job, a Masque for Dancing (order: 6) (track 5)
Job, a Masque for Dancing (order: 7) (track 6)
Job, a Masque for Dancing (order: 8) (track 7)
Job, a Masque for Dancing (order: 10) (track 8)
Job, a Masque for Dancing (order: 12) (track 9)
partial recording of:
The Pilgrim’s Progress (1975-10-16) (tracks 10–16)
parts:
2. The Pilgrim’s Progress: Act I (act) (tracks 10–16)
3. The Pilgrim’s Progress: Act II (act) (tracks 10–16)
4. The Pilgrim’s Progress: Act III (act) (tracks 10–16)
5. The Pilgrim’s Progress: Act IV (act) (tracks 10–16)
recording of:

Release

ASIN:US: B000025BMY [info]