Philipp Ahmann
Philipp Ahmann (conductor)



Text Anon. From the Oxford book of ballads.
`Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard` `Matty Groves` is an English folk ballad that describes an adulterous tryst between a man and a woman that is ended when the woman`s husband discovers and kills them. It dates to at least the 17th century.
Duration 8.0`
Dedication `For Richard Wood and the musicians of Oflag VIIb - Germany 1943`


`The Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard`, for male voices and piano (1943),  (Britten)
March 13, 2020, Leipzig, MDR-Orchestersaal
Added by: weina , 11.05.2020 18:09