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Ride with an idle whip : baritone voice with piano

by Percy Grainger (1899)

Audio Sample

Performance by Stephen Varcoe, Penelope Thwaites from the CD Songs for baritone.

Songs for baritone.


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Songs for baritone.

Library shelf no. CD 375 [Available for loan]

Work Overview

Ride with an idle whip is the four-line verse heading to the Rudyard Kipling story 'The Conversion of Aurelian McGoggin', in Plain Tales from the Hills. Kipling's title for this poem is Life's Handicap. Composed in Augut 1899, it is the shortes of all Grainger's songs.

— Penelope Thwaites

Work Details

Year: 1899

Instrumentation: Baritone voice, piano.

Duration: 1 min.

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