The Peter Warlock Critical Edition series represents a treasure trove of English song.
This the eighth volume focuses upon songs for the Medium Voice from the period 1928-1930.
The songs of Peter Warlock are inspiring and intriguing pieces that rank him with the greatest English composers of all time. This is truly a superb collection of some of the best of his work, painstakingly and meticulously edited by Michael Pilkington.
This revised Critical Edition is an accurate, faithful and exhaustive volume that maintains Warlock’s original keys and intentions. With fifteen songs, each featuring an in-depth commentary, this is a tremendous acquisition for any enthusiasts of English song.
A very clear edition with lots of critical background material in the preface and in unobtrusive footnotes. This is very good selection of songs including two of Warlock's best - 'The Frostbound Wood'and'The Fox.'
The volume is attractively produced and convenient to use for both singer and accompanist Anonym
- (Kirkcudbright, United Kingdom)