Enter your username and password

Forgotten your username or password?

Your Shopping Cart

There are no items in your shopping cart.


The English songs : for medium voice and piano

by Colin Brumby (1976, this version: 2000)

Audio Sample

From the CD Anthology of Australian music

Selected products featuring this work — Display all products (1 more)

Anthology of Australian music


This item may be available to purchase from the Australian Music Centre.
Please contact our Sales Department to confirm pricing and availability.


Anthology of Australian music : Campbell, Fogg.

Library shelf no. CD 56 [Available for loan]

The English songs


Add to cart


The English songs : for medium voice and piano / Colin Brumby

Library shelf no. 783.4542/BRU 4 [Available for loan]

Display all products featuring this work (1 more)  

Work Details

Year: 1976, this version: 2000

Instrumentation: Medium voice, piano.

Duration: 36 min.

Difficulty: Medium

Contents note: Goe, and catche a falling starre (text by John Donne) (3 min., 30 sec.) -- Threnos (text by William Shakespeare) (4 min.) -- The lark now leaves his wat'ry nest (Sir William Davenant) (3 min., 10 sec.)  -- Come, come, what doe I here? (text by Henry Vaughan) (2 min., 50 sec.) -- The souldier going to the field (Sir William Davenant) (3 min., 15 sec.).

First performance: by Lauris Elms — First performance on ABC Radio.

Songs set to poems by John Donne, William Shakespeare, Sir William Davenant, and Henry Vaughan.

Revised 2000.

Performances of this work

Unknown date: First performance on ABC Radio.. Featuring Lauris Elms.

User reviews

Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this work.

To post a comment please login.