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The Rose Tree (PFCD005) £12.50

Music in Memory of Basil Deane

The Rose Tree, for soprano, recorder and cello - Basil Deane / Raymond Warren
Four Poems of W. B. Yeats, for soprano, recorder, cello and piano - Anthony Hedges
On the Sussex Downs, for soprano, recorder and cello - John McDowell
Concertino da Camera on a Theme of Martin Peerson, for recorder, oboe d'amore, gamba and harpsichord - Elizabeth Poston
After Silence, for soprano, recorder and cello - Geoffrey Poole
A Woman Young and Old, Op. 162, for soprano, recorder, cello and harpsichord - John Joubert
Verses from Calvary for soprano, recorder, oboe, violin and cello - John Manduell
Una and the Lion, Op. 98, for soprano, recorder, and harpsichord - Lennox Berkeley

Performed by Lesley-Jane Rogers soprano | John Turner recorder | Richard Simpson oboe | Richard Howarth violin
Richard Tunnicliffe viola da gamba | Jonathan Price cello | Ian Thompson harpsichord

"Altogether this is a superb CD." MusicWeb International review

Basil Deane

Basil Deane (1928-2006) was a tv producer and documentary maker, a lecturer at Nottingham University, chair of music at Manchester University and director of music for the Arts Council of Great Britain. He held posts in Hong Kong and as Professor of Music at Birmingham University.