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Songs of Love and War

Songs of Love and War drew together several themes and projects, old and new. Released in 2014, the 100th anniversary of the start of "The Great War", this is a programme sung from the heart, inspired by the dual themes of love and of war.[Champs Hill Records: CHRCD074]

Richard Bryan, Steven Brooks, Mark Fleming, Michael Steffan

with Malcolm Martineau [piano] 

  1. PRIEZ POUR PAIX Francis Poulenc / Charles d'Orléans

  2. AS TORRENTS IN SUMMER Edward Elgar / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

  3. PAVANE Thoinot Arbeau

  4. PRELUDE IN E MINOR / INSENSATEZ Fryderyk Chopin / Antônio Carlos Jobim & Vinicius de Moraes / Norman Gimbel

  5. GO, LOVELY ROSE Roger Quilter / Edmund Waller

  6. BLEUET Francis Poulenc / Guillaume Apollinaire

  7. THERE IS A PARADISE ON EARTH Robert Lucas Pearsall / Ludwig Heinrich Christoph Hölty

  8. SILENT NOON Ralph Vaughan Williams / Dante Gabriel Rossetti

  9. SWEET AND LOW Joseph Barnby / Alfred, Lord Tennyson

  10. SHE’S OUT OF MY LIFE Tom Bahler

  11. THE WAR OF '14-'18 Georges Brassens

  12. IN THE SUMMER OF HIS YEARS David Lee / Herbert Kretzmer

  13. WHEN SHE LOVED ME Randy Newman

  14. O WALY, WALY Traditional

  15. ONLY YOU Vince Clark

  16. SHE NEVER TOLD HER LOVE Joseph Haydn / William Shakespeare

  17. THE LAST INVOCATION Frank Bridge / Walt Whitman

  18. BLUMENLIED Robert Lucas Pearsall / Ludwig Heinrich Christoph Hölty