FREDERICK DELIUS (1862-1934): Sunset, Birds in the High Hall Garden (arr. Robert Threlfall, Webber and Lenehan)*, In the Seraglio Garden, Love's Philosophy, Over the Mountains High, Serenade from Hassan (arr. Eric Fenby [1906-1997]), Through Long, Long Years, Little Birdie, Slumber Song, With Your Blue Eyes, JOHN IRELAND (1879-1962): Spring Sorrow, Evening Song*, Sea Fever, The Holy Boy (arr. Ireland), Baby, The Three Ravens, Hope, Ladslove, Summer Schemes, Her Song, In Summer Woods*.
Catalogue Number: 03N055
Description: And the second disc of song transcriptions, this time for cello (with a second cello in two of Ireland's part-songs). Three are listed as "world premiere recordings" (asterisked above): presumably meaning that the vocal version has never been recorded since these transcriptions date from 2010... Julian Lloyd Webber (cello and arranger), Jiaxin Cheng (cello - Evening Song and In Summer Woods), John Lenehan (piano).