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Thursday 29th February 2024

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Caesar, Irving

I want to be happy {from No No Nanette} / Youmans {solo v. : 17/598-1 - words by Irving Caesar}

Swanee {from Jig-Saw}: voc. one-step / Gershwin {17/216-1 - words by I. Caesar}

Tea for two {from No No Nanette} / Youmans {solo v. : 17/598-2 - words by Irving Caesar}

Cahn, Sammy

High hopes / Van Heusen {solo v. : 17/554-2 - lyrics by Sammy Cahn}

It's nice to go travelling / Van Heusen {solo v. : 17/554-3 - lyrics by Sammy Cahn}

Second time around / Van Heusen {solo v. : 17/554-5 - words by Sammy Cahn}

Caillavet, Gaston Arman de (1869-1915) French

Philomel {from Monsieur Beaucaire} / Messager {solo v. : 17/396-3 - A. de Caillavet & Robert de Flers; Eng. words by Adrian Ross}

Califano, Aniello

Girulà!: canzone popolare per Piedigrotta '95 / Nutile {10/045-5[20] - versi di A. Califano}

Calvocoressi, Michel-Dimitri (1877-1944) Greek-French

The rose enslaves the nightingale (Aimant la rose, le rossignol) Op. 2 no. 2: Easter song - romance orientale / Rimsky-Korsakov {10/045-6[21] - paroles de M. D. Calvocoressi; Eng.version Rosa Newmarch}

The thresher (D'un vanneur de blé aux vents) / Berkeley {solo v. : 17/068-1 - words by Joachim Du Bellay; Eng. trans. M D Calvocoressi}

Campbell, Grace

Jessie's dream: story of the Relief of Lucknow / Blockley {solo v. : 10/045-4[1] - written by Grace Campbell}

Jessie's dream: story of the relief of Lucknow / Blockley {solo v. : p. voc. + sol-fa 17/083 - words by Grace Campbell}

Campbell, Joseph (1879-1944) Irish

see also Seosamh Mac Cathmhaoil

Five Irish songs / Bax {09/013 - words by Padraig Colm, Joseph Campbell, J. M. Synge}

I heard a piper piping: song / Bax {17/043-2 - words by Joseph Campbell}

I will go with my father a-ploughing {from Three Pastoral Songs} Op. 22 No. 1 / Quilter {17/462-20(1) - words by Joseph Campbell}

The journeyman weaver {from Three Songs for voice & viola} / Peterkin {17/447-4(1) - words by Joseph Campbell}

Campbell, Thomas (1777-1844) Scottish

At love's beginning: duet for sop. & bar. / Lehmann {18/085 a-c - words by Thomas Campbell}

The song of Hybrias the Cretan / Elliott {17/180 b - Eng. trans. Thomas Campbell}

Campion, Thomas (1567-1620) English

Come, O come, my Life's delight / Harty {solo v. : 17/259-3 - words by Thomas Campion}

Canton, William (1845-1926) English

A Christmas carol: song / Keel {17/312-3 - words by Wlliam Canton}

Capel-Cure, (Rev.) Edward (1820-1890) English

The Light of life (Lux Christi) Op. 29: short oratorio for soli, chor. & orch. / Elgar {08/019-5 a-b - words by Rev. E. Capel-Cure}

Capell, Richard (1885-1954) English

Anacreon's grave (Anakreons Grab) / Wolf {solo v. : 17/588-1 - Goethe (Eng. Richard Capell)}

Gretchen at the spinning wheel (Gretchen am Spinnrade) Op.2 / Schubert {solo v. : 17/496- 3 a - Goethe; Eng. version Richard Capell}

Love's peace (Du bist die Ruh) / Schubert {solo v. : 17/496-5 - words by Rückert; Eng. version Richard Capell}

Wandering minstrel (Der Musensohn) Op. 92 no 1 / Schubert {solo v. : 17/496-13(1) a-b - words by Goethe; Eng. version Richard Capell}

Carew, Thomas (1594-1640) English

Six songs / Lawes {09/107 - words by Thomas Carew (1-4) & Robert Herrick (5-6)}

When June is past: [song] / White {16/050-3 [20] - words by Thomas Carew}

Carman, Bliss (1861-1929) Canadian

At Columbine's grave: song / Shaw {17/510-6 a-b - words by Bliss Carman}

Carpenter, Edward (1844-1929) English

The lake of beauty Op. 39 No. 1 / Boughton {solo v. : 17/092-4 - words by Edward Carpenter}

Carpenter, Joseph Edwards (1813-1885) English

Tell us, O tell us: voc. duet / Glover {18/063-3 - words by J. E. Carpenter}

Carré, Michel (1819-1872) French

Duo {from Philémon et Baucis}: duo (mez. & bar.) / Gounod {18/067-1 - poème de J. Barbier & M. Carré}

Faust (libr.) / Gounod { libr. 03/055 - [French libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré]}

Valse de duo {from Mignon} / Thomas {mez. : 10/045-8.2[5] - paroles de M. Carré et J. Barbier}

Carroll, Peter (20th c.) English

Don't be cross (Sei nicht bös') {from Der Obersteiger} / Zeller {solo v. : 17/600-1 a-b - Eng. words Peter Carroll; Ger. words Erich Meder}

Carter, Herbert Desmond (1895-1939) English

God make me kind / Wood {solo v. : 17/590-3 a-b - words by Desmond Carter}

Carter, Sydney (1915-2004) English

The youth of the heart {from The Lyric Revue} / Swann {solo v. : 17/546-2 a-b - words by Sydney Carter}

Casey, John Keegan ('Leo') (1846-1870) Irish

Maire my girl: Irish love-song / Aitken {10/045-7[13] - words by John Keegan Casey}

Cavanass, James Mulloy (b.1842) American

By the waters of Minnetonka: Indian love song (w. violin or flute accomp., ad lib.) / Lieurance {17/345 a-b - Eng. words by J. M. Cavanass, Fre. by Louis Poterat}

Cavanaugh, James (1892-1967) American

The umbrella man / Rose {solo v. : p. voc. + sol-fa 17/481.3-1 - words by James Cavanaugh}

Cazalis, Henri (1840-1909) French

see Lahor, Jean

Ceiriog (Hughes, John Ceiriog) (1832-1887) Welsh

Nos Galan (New Year's Eve) / Clements { p. voc. + sol-fa 17/124.5 - Welsh by Ceiriog, Eng. by T. Gwynn Jones}

Chambers, A. L. (1830-1908) English

see Lehmann, Amelia

Chamisso. Adelbert von (1781-1838) German

Frauenliebe und Leben Op. 42: cycle of 8 songs for voice & piano / Schumann {09/173-5 - poems by Adelbert v. Chamisso}

Charles, Duc d'Orléans (1394-1465) French

Is she not passing fair?: lay / Elgar {17/178-7 - words by Louisa Stuart Costello from the French of Charles, Duke of Orléans}

My gostly fader: [song] / Warlock {10/089[9] - attrib. Charles d'Orleans}

Trois chansons de France / Debussy {09/057-1 - words by Charles Duc d'Orléans (1,3) and Tristan L'Hermite (2)}

Charles, Jacques

Valencia {from Palladium Pleasures} / Padilla Sánchez {solo v. : p. voc. + sol-fa 17/441-1 - words by Lucien Boyer & Jacques Charles; Eng. version Eric Valentine}

Chaucer, Geoffrey (c1340-1400) English

The Canterbury pilgrims: for chor., orch. & 3 soloists (sop., ten., bar.) / Dyson {01/035-1 a-c - portraits from Prologue to Canterbury Tales}

Chesson, Nora (Mrs) (1871-1906) English

see Hopper, Nora

Chesterton, Frances (1869-1938) English

Here is the little door: carol-anthem for SATB unaccomp. / Howells { chor. sc. 18/076-1 - words by Frances Chesterton}

Child, Harold (1869-1945) English

A Cotswold romance: cantata [for sop. & ten. soli & mixed chor.] / Vaughan-Williams {01/076-2 a-b - adapt. from the opera Hugh the Drover by Harold Child}

Chorley, Henry Fothergill (1808-1872) English

Ave Maria: for mez., violin or violoncello solo, p. & org. / Bach { set 10/045-9[11] - Eng. words Henry Chorley}

Ave Maria / Gounod {sop./ ten. : 17/224-3 a - adapted to J. S. Bach's 1st Prelude; Eng. words Henry Chorley}

Ave Maria: for mez., violin or violoncello solo, p. & org. / Gounod { set 17/224-3 d - adapted to J. S. Bach's 1st Prelude; Eng. words Henry Chorley}

Ave Maria : meditation / sacred song: for sop./ten., violin or violoncello solo, p. & org. / Gounod { set 17/224-3 f - adapted to J. S. Bach's 1st Prelude; Eng. words Henry Chorley}

Faust: grand opera / Gounod {06/020-1 - Eng. version H. F. Chorley}

The flower song {from Faust} / Gounod { p. voc. + sol-fa 17/224-8 - words by H. F. Chorley}

The jewel song {from Faust} / Gounod { p. voc. + sol-fa 17/225-3 a-b - Eng. version H. F. Chorley}

Loving smile of sister kind (Invocation) {from Faust}: cavatina / Gounod {17/225-5 a - Fre. by O. Pradère; Eng. by Henry F. Chorley}

Loving smile of sister kind (Invocation) {from Faust}: cavatina / Gounod {17/225-5 b - Fre. by O. Pradère; Eng. by Henry F. Chorley}

The May Queen: pastoral cantata / Bennett {01/016-1 a-b - written by Henry F. Chorley}

Nazareth ('Though poor be the chamber'): anthem for bar. solo & chor. / Gounod {02/050-2 a-b - words by Henry F. Chorley}

Nazareth: sacred song / Gounod { p. voc. + sol-fa 17/225-8 - A. Porte; Eng. words by Henry F. Chorley}

Sérénade: berceuse / Gounod {solo v. : 10/045-4[12] - poésie de Victor Hugo; Eng. words Henry F. Chorley}

When all was young {from Faust}: romance w. v-c obbl. / Gounod {16/050-4 [34] - Eng. by Henry F. Chorley, Fre. by O. Pradère}

Chrystabel (1867-1958) English

Bird of blue: song / German {17/214-9 - words by Chrystabel [Florence G. Attenborough]}

Cinquegrana, Pasquale (1850-1939) Italian

'E bersagliere: canto pattriotico / Capua {10/045-5[16] - words by Pasquale Cinquegrana}

Margarita (de Parete): canzone per Piedigrotta 1891 / Fassone {10/045-5[24] - versi di P. Cinquegrana}

Ndringhete ndrà! ..: canzone-tarantella per Piedigrotta 1895 / Gregorio {10/045-5[21] - versi di P. Cinquegrana}

Clancy, Liam P. (19th-20th c.) Irish

Noon-hush: song / Peel {17/444-4 - words by Liam P. Clancy}

Clarke, Campbell (19th c.) English

Love's request (Liebes Bitte): song / Reichardt {17/469 - Eng. version Campbell Clarke}

Clarke, Isabel Constance (1869-1951) English

Give: sacred song / Löhr {17/352-2 - words by Isabel C. Clarke}

Cleather, Brenda (19th-20th c.) English

Deadly slander (La Calunnia) {from The Barber of Seville}: Don Basilio's aria / Rossini {bar. : 17/482-2 - Eng. text Brenda Cleather}

Gentle lady (Madamina) {from Don Giovanni}: [bass aria: Leporello] / Mozart {17/418-6 - Eng. text Brenda Cleather}

Cleaver, Colin (20th c.) English

Don't let the sun go down (in your heart): song / Strachey {17/533.7-1 - lyric by Colin Cleaver}

Clifford, Ethel (d. 1959) English

Love's way {from Love's Journey}: song / Tosti {16/050-5 [2] - words by Ethel Clifford}

Clough, Arthur Hugh (1819-1861) English

If I can live: song / Stephenson {17/531.5-1 - words by Arthur Hugh Clough}

Clutsam, George Howard (1866-1951) Australian

Blossom time: musical play / Clutsam {07/031 a-b - music adapted from themes of Franz Schubert, with additional numbers (including lyrics) by G.H. Clutsam}

Blossom Time (libr.): musical play in 2 acts [with music arr. & derived from Franz Schubert] / Clutsam { libr. 03/031 - lyrics by G H Clutsam, John Drinkwater, H.V. Purcell}

Coates, John (1865-1941) English

Come away, Death {song from Twelfth Night} / Arne {17/016-6 - words by Shakespeare; ed. John Coates}

Coburn, Richard (1886-1952) American

Whispering: song / Rose { p. voc. + sol-fa 17/481.3-2 - lyrics by John Schoenberger & Richard Coburn}

Coleridge, Mary E. (1861-1907) English

Gentle sleep: song / Naylor {17/424.5 - words by Coleridge}

Love went a-riding: song / Bridge {17/102-1 a - [words by] Mary E. Coleridge}

Love went a-riding: song / Bridge {17/102-1 b - [words by] Mary E. Coleridge}

Remember / Ireland {solo v. : 17/294-5 - words by Mary Coleridge}

There / Parry {solo v. : 17/442-4 - words by Mary E. Coleridge}

Through the sunny garden / Quilter {solo v. : 17/462-17[1] - words by Mary Coleridge}

Two September songs / Quilter {17/462-17 - words by Mary Coleridge}

The valley and the hill / Quilter {solo v. : 17/462-17[2] - words by Mary Coleridge}

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor (1772-1834) English

The ancient mariner: cantata / Barnett {01/013 a-b - from the poem by S.T. Coleridge}

The ancient mariner: cantata / Barnett {01/013 c - written by S.T. Coleridge}

Coleridge, Stephen (1854-1936) English

Sink, red sun {from song cycle Gloria}: song / Del Riego {17/156-5 - words by Stephen Coleridge}

Collet, M. C. H.

The harvest of sorrow Op. 4 No. 5: mez./ bar. / Rachmaninoff {17/464-2 - words by Count Alexis Tolstoi, Eng. version M. C. H. Collet}

Colm, Padraig (1881-1972) Irish

see Colum, Padraic

Colum, Padraic (1881-1972) Irish

Five Irish songs / Bax {09/013 - words by Padraig Colm, Joseph Campbell, J. M. Synge}

She moved thro' the fair {from Irish Country Songs, vol. 1} / Hughes {17/290-3 - adapt. from an old ballad by Padraic Colum; arr. Herbert Hughes}

Congreve, William (1670-1729) English

I tell thee, Charmion / Hughes {solo v. : 17/291 - words by W. Congreve}

Oh sleep, why dost thou leave me? {from Semele} / Handel {solo v. : 17/251-4 a-b - [from libretto by] William Congreve}

Oh sleep, why dost thou leave me? {from Semele}: song for sop. v. / Handel {17/251-4 c-d - [words by William Congreve]}

Connelly, Reginald John (1895-1963) English

Falling in love again / Hollaender {solo v. : 17/286 - orig. words & music Friedrich Hollaender; Eng. words Reg Connelly}

Pigalle / Ulmer {solo v. : p. voc. + sol-fa 17/553.9 - Fre. by Georges Ulmer & Geo. Koger; Eng. by Reg Connelly}

Constanduros, Mabel (1880-1957) English

One day of gold: song / Strong {17/539-2 - words by Mabel Constanduros}

Conway, Hugh (1847-1885) English

The king's minstrel / Pinsuti {solo v. : 17/450-3 a - words by Hugh Conway}

The king's minstrel / Pinsuti {solo v. : 17/450-3 b - words by Hugh Conway}

Cook, Eliza (1818-1889) English

Many happy returns / Blockley {solo v. : p. voc. + sol-fa 17/272[2] - words by Eliza Cook}

Many happy returns of the day: birth-day song / Blockley {10/045-4[11] - written by Eliza Cook}

Cooke, Leslie

Love sends a little gift of roses: song / Openshaw {17/439-1 - words by Leslie Cooke}

Mate o' mine: song w. violin or violonceloo oblig. (ad lib.) / Elliott {17/181 a - words by Leslie Cooke}

Mate o' mine: song w. violin or violonceloo oblig. (ad lib.) / Elliott {17/181 b - words by Leslie Cooke}

One little hour: song / Sharpe {17/508-1 - words by Leslie Cooke}

Cooper, George (1838-1927) American

Chiming bells of long ago / Shattuck {solo v. : 16/050-1[20] - [words by George Cooper]}

Sweet Genevieve: ballad / Tucker {solo v. : 17/553.5 - words by George Cooper}

We two / Thomas {solo v. : 16/050-1[15] - written by Geo. Cooper}

Copeland, Fanny Susan (1872-1970) Anglo-Irish

Hindu song (Song of the Hindu merchant) {from Sadko} / Rimsky-Korsakov {17/473-1 a-b - Eng. trans. Fanny S. Copeland}

Coppée, François (1842-1908) French

Obstination (A Resolve) / Fontenailles {mez. : 17/198 - words by François Coppée}

La Première: mélodie / Webber {solo v. : 10/045-6[11] - paroles de François Coppée, Eng. trans. E. Teschemacher}

Ritournelle: song / Chaminade {17/116 a-b - poésie de François Coppée; Eng. Eugene Oudin}

Corder, Frederick (1852-1932) English

Love's greeting (Liebesgruss) / Dvorák {solo v. : 17/174-2(1) - Eng. words Frederick Corder}

The maiden and the lark / Dvorák {solo v. : 17/174-2(3) - Eng. words Frederick Corder}

Peace in the valley (Ruhe im Thalle) / Dvorák {solo v. : 17/174-2(2) - Eng. words Frederick Corder}

Corelli, Marie (1855-1924) English

The voice in the cathedral: song / Hall {17/246 - words by Marie Corelli}

Corrie, Joe (b.1894) Scottish

Oor ain fireside : cradle song / Skinner { p. voc. + sol-fa 17/518.8 - words by Joe Corrie}

Corrin, Richard (d.1954) English

Song of a thankful heart: song / Wood {17/590-16 - words by Richard Corrin}

Cory, Charles Barney (1857-1921) American

A dream / Bartlett {solo v. : 17/039.5 - words by Charles B. Cory}

Cory, William Johnson (1823-1892) English

Heraclitus Op.110 No.4: song / Stanford {17/529-13 - poem by William Cory}

Costello, Louisa Stuart (1799-1870) Anglo-Irish

Is she not passing fair?: lay / Elgar {17/178-7 - words by Louisa Stuart Costello from the French of Charles, Duke of Orléans}

Courage, Bryan

A blackbird in the dawn: song / Colville {17/135.5-2 - words by Bryan Courage}

Cousins, James Henry (1873-1956) Anglo-Irish

A curse on a closed gate {from Three songs for voice & viola} / Peterkin {17/447-4(2) - words by James H. Cousins}

Cowan, Samuel Kennedy (1850-1918) Anglo-Irish

Anchored!: [song] / Watson {16/040 [5/1] - words by S. K. Cowan}

Anchored!: song / Watson {10/045-4[26] - words by S. K. Cowan}

Out on the Deep / Löhr {solo v. : 17/351.5 - words by Samuel K. Cowan}

Cowper, William (1731-1800) English

Oh! For a closer walk with God / Fain {solo v. : 10/045-8.1[2] - [words by] William Cowper}

Coxford, Arthur Philip (1867-1924) English

The flag we love / Macey {solo v. : 17/366 - words by Arthur Coxford}

Craik, Dinah ('Mrs Craik') (1826-1887) English

Rothesay Bay: song / Gatty {17/210-2 - by the author of "John Halifax Gent." [ie Dinah Craik]}

Crashaw, Richard (c1613-1649) English

Lo, the full, final sacrifice: festival anthem for chor. & organ (or orch.) / Finzi {02/043 a-b - words by Richard Crashaw}

Crawford, Louisa Matilda Jane (1789-1857) English

Kathleen Mavourneen: Irish song / Crouch { p. voc. + sol-fa 17/143 a - words by Mrs Crawford}

Kathleen Mavourneen / Crouch {solo v. : 17/143 b - words by Mrs Crawford}

Kathleen Mavourneen / Crouch {solo v. : 17/143 c - written by Mrs Crawford}

Crichton, Jean (19th-20th c.) Scottish

Evening shadows: song / Brahe {17/096-2 - words by Jean Crichton}

Crosby, Frances Jane ('Fanny') (1820-1915) American

Open the gates of the Temple: song / Knapp {17/320 - words by Fanny Crosby}

Cross, Beverley (1931-1998) English

The Mines of Sulphur (Ballade im Moor): opera / Bennett {06/005 - librettist: Beverley Cross}

Cross, Gerald H.

O Lily lady of loveliness: air for contralto & strings / Besley { set 42/009-1 - words by Gerald H. Cross}

Crozier, Eric (1914-1994) English

Cradle song for a newborn child: for small mixed chorus and harp (or piano) / Bliss {15/022 - words by Eric Crozier}

The little sweep {from 'Let's Make an Opera'} - songs for the audience: [4 songs] / Britten {06/010-2 [Aud] - words by Eric Crozier}

Saint Nicholas Op. 42: cantata / Britten {SATB choir : 01/023-5 a-d - words by Eric Crozier}

Cunningham, Allan (1784-1842) Scottish

Hame Op. 18 No. 1 / Davies {solo v. : 17/149 - words by Allan Cunningham}

A sea song / Benbow {17/059-1 - words by Allan Cunningham}

Cunningham, Maud (19th-20th c.) English

Spring's awakening: valse song / Sanderson {17/488-12 - words by Maud Cunningham}

Curtis, Giambattista de (1860-1926) Italian

Come back to Sorrento (Torna a Surriento) / Curtis {solo v. : 17/144 a-b - words by G. B. De Curtis; Eng. version Claude Aveling}

Come back to Sorrento (Torna a Surriento) / Curtis {solo v. : 17/144 c-d - words by G. B. De Curtis; Eng. version Claude Aveling}

Curzon, Theodore (19th-20th c.) English

Devonshire cream and cider: song / Sanderson {17/488-13 b - words by Theodore Curzon}

Curzon, Ursula (19th-20th c.) English

The light of the sunset glow: song / Martin {17/384-5 - words by Ursula Curzon; adapt. from Easthope Martin's 'Evensong'}

148 works by 86 writers/librettists, with 5 cross-references