George London: In Concert (1957) (CD)

George London: In Concert (1957) (CD)

Code: 1030



Product Description


1957 recital featuring Mussorgsky's Songs and Dances of Death; Lieder by Schubert; Italian and French Baroque arias; English and American folk songs. With John Newmark, piano.
[1993, 65 minutes]

"The Schubert Lieder are grandly sung... my mouth waters when I wonder what else VAI may unearth." American Record Guide

"The bass baritone is in power here." Opera News

Piccinni Le faux lord: O Nuit, déesse du mystère
Falconieri: Vezzosette e care pupillette
Falconieri: Deh, dolc’anima mia
Schubert: Der Zwerg
Schubert: An Silvia
Schubert: Die Allmacht
Schubert: An die Musik
Mussorgsky: Songs and Dances of Death
- Trepak
- Cradle Song
- Serenade
- The Warrior Captain
The Sally Gardens (Irish folk melody)
We are a Hundred Pipers (Scottish folk melody)
Turn Ye to Me (Scottish folk melody)
Hangman, Hangman, Slack on the Line (American folk song)
I Wonder as I Wander (Niles)
Blow the Man Down (Sea Shanty

George London, bass-baritone
John Newmark, piano
(Live performance - February 15, 1957)