Song/lieder repertoire



As well as lieder and song, this section includes arias from oratorio and opera, ballads and vocal duets and quartets:

Barber On Dover Beach

Berlioz Villanelle

Berlioz La Spectre de la Rose

Brahms Sapphische Ode

Brahms Four Serious Songs

Brahms Immer Leiser

Brahms Stänchen

Brahms Two Songs with Viola Op. 91

Brahms Vocal Quartets Op. 31, 64, 92, 103 & 112

Bridge Come to me in my Dreams

Bridge O that it were so!

Bridge Go not Happy Day

Bridge Love went a-Riding

Britten A Charm of Lullabies

Caccini Amarilli mia bella

Du Parc Chanson Triste

Du Parc Phidylé

Du Parc Extase

Dvorak Songs my Mother taught me

Fauré Les Roses d’Ispahan

Fauré Le Secret

Fauré Automne

Fauré Chanson d’Amour

Fauré Après un Rêve

Finzi Let us Garlands bring

Handel Judas Maccabaeus (O Lovely Peace duet)

Handel Semele (Awake Saturnia!; Hence, hence, Iris hence away; Where’re You Walk)

Holst Four Songs Op. 35

Lully Bois épais

Mahler Rückert Lieder

Mahler Kindertoten Lieder

Mahler Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen

Mendelssohn Herbstlied (Ach wie so bald - duet)

Mendelssohn Greetings (duet)

Mendelssohn I would that my Love (duet)

Mozart Als Luise die briefe

Novello We’ll gather Lilacs

Offenbach Fairest Evening (duet)

Parry Love is a bable

Pergolesi Se tu m’ami, se sospiri

Purcell Alleluia

Purcell Sweeter than Roses

Purcell Music for a While

Purcell If Music be the Food of Love

Purcell Mad Bess

Purcell Welcome to all the Pleasures

Purcell Man is for the Woman made

Purcell Sound the Trumpet (duet)

Quilter Now sleeps the Crimson Petal

Quilter Love’s Philosophy

Quilter Come away Death

Quilter O Mistress mine

Quilter Blow, blow Thou Winter Wind

Quilter Dream Valley

Schubert Litanie

Schubert An Die Music

Schubert Die Junge Nonne

Schubert Die Liebende schreibt

Schubert Geheimes

Schubert Liebesbotschaft

Schumann Frauenliebe und -leben

Schumann Der Himmel hat eine Träne geweint

Schumann Lust der Sturmnacht

Stanford A Soft Day

Vaughan Williams Four Last Songs

Vaughan Williams Silent Noon

Wagner Wesendonk Lieder

Traditional



Black is the Colour of my True Love’s Hair (arr. James Sherrin)

Blow the Wind Southerly (arr. William Whittaker)

I have a Bonnet trimmed with Blue (arr. Herbert Hughes)

I know where I’m goin’ (arr. Herbert Hughes)

I will walk with my Love (arr. Herbert Hughes)

Kitty my Love (arr. Herbert Hughes)

Lark in the Clear Air (arr. Phyllis Tate)

Nobody knows de Trouble I’ve seen (arr. Harry Burleigh)

O can ye sew Cushions? (arr. Benjamin Britten)

Oliver Cromwell (arr. Benjamin Britten)

O Waly, Waly (arr. Benjamin Britten)

The Ash Grove (arr. Benjamin Britten)

The Stuttering Lovers (arr. Herbert Hughes)

The Salley Gardens (arr. Benjamin Britten)



Ballads

A Perfect Day (Carrie Jacobs-Bond)

Holy City (Stephen Adams)

In the Gloaming (Annie Harrison)

Just a-wearyin’ for you (Carrie Jacobs-Bond)

Kashmiri Song (Amy Finden)

Love’s old Sweet Song (James Molloy)

The Last Rose of Summer (John Stevenson)​