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Ralph Vaughan Williams

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49th Parallel: Suite (5)
A Cambridge Mass (2)
A Choral Flourish (1)
A Cotswold Romance (2)
A Farmer's Son so Sweet (traditional) (2)
A Lake in the Mountains (1)
A Little Piano Book (3)
A Road All Paved with Stars: Symphonic rhapsody from The Poisoned Kiss (arr. A Williams) (1)
A Vision of Aeroplanes (3)
A Wedding Tune for Ann (1)
A clear midnight (1)
Alister McAlpine's Lament (1)
All people that on earth do dwell (traditional) (2)
Along the Field (1)
An Acre of Land (traditional) (2)
An Oxford Elegy (2)
As I walked out (1)
A song of thanksgiving (trans. Stainton de B Taylor for organ) (1)
A song of thanksgiving (3)
Ballade de Jesus Christ (1)
Bass Tuba Concerto in F minor (2)
Bitter Springs (2)
Blackmore by the Stour (3)
Blacmwore Maidens (1)
Blake Songs (10) (3)
Boy Johnny (1)
Bucolic Suite (2)
Bushes and Briars (traditional) (4)
Ca' the Yowes (traditional) (4)
Chanson de quete (1)
Charterhouse Suite (3)
Choral Hymns (3) (3)
Claribel (1)
Coastal Command Suite (3)
Coastal Command (1)
Come Love, come Lord (1)
Come away Death (2)
Come down, O Love Divine 'Down Ampney' (6)
Concerto Grosso for String Orchestra (5)
Concerto in C major for 2 pianos (3)
Crossing the Bar (1)
Dark Pastoral, for cello & orchestra (completed & orchestrated David Matthews) (1)
Death of Tintagiles (2)
Dim Little Island (2)
Dirge for Fidele (trans. Alec Rowley for organ) (1)
Dirge for Fidele (5)
Dona nobis pacem (10)
Down among the dead men (traditional) (1)
Down by the Riverside (traditional) (1)
Down in yon Forest (traditional) (1)
Dreamland (1)
Electra (1)
Elizabethan Part Songs (3) (selection) (1)
Elizabethan Part Songs (3) (3)
English Folk Song Suite (arr. G Jacob) (3)
English Folk Song Suite (11)
English Folk Songs (2) (1)
English Folk Songs (5) (4)
Epithalamion - a Cantata (1)
Fain would I change that note (1)
Fantasia on 'Greensleeves' (arr. Greaves) (4)
Fantasia on 'Greensleeves' (trans. Stanley Roper for organ) (1)
Fantasia on 'Greensleeves' (version for piano duet) (1)
Fantasia on 'Greensleeves' (42)
Fantasia on Christmas Carols (10)
Fantasia on Sussex Folk Tunes for cello and orchestra (1)
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis (arr. for 2 pianos by Maurice Jacobson) (2)
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis (excerpts) (1)
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis (trans. Peter Beardsley for organ) (1)
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis (51)
Fantasia on the Old 104th (1)
Fantasy for Piano and Orchestra (2)
Fat Knight (orch. suite from Sir John in Love, realised by Martin Yates) (1)
Father, hear the prayer we offer (1)
Fein would I change that note (1)
Festival Te Deum (2)
Flos Campi (14)
Flourish for Wind Band (1)
Folk Songs of the Four Seasons: Suite (1)
Folk Songs of the Four Seasons (3)
For all the Saints 'Sine Nomine' (4)
Four Last Songs (orch. A Payne) (2)
Four last songs (1)
Full fathom five (1)
Geordie (1)
Greensleeves (traditional) (6)
Heart's Music (2)
Henry V Overture (orch. Martin Yates) (1)
Henry V Overture (1)
Heroic Elegy and Triumphal Epilogue (1)
Hodie (This Day), A Christmas Cantata (3)
Household Music (5)
How can the tree but wither? (1)
How cold the wind doth blow (2)
Hugh the Drover - 10 songs (1)
Hugh the Drover (4)
Hymn-Tune Preludes (13)
Hymns (4) for tenor, viola obbligato and piano (1)
Hymns (4) for tenor, viola obbligato and strings (3)
I Will Give My Love An Apple (2)
If I were a Queen (1)
I heard the voice of Jesus say (Kingsfold) (1)
Impressions (3) for Orchestra (1)
In Windsor Forest (1)
In the Fen Country (10)
In the Spring (1)
Introduction and Fugue for two pianos (1)
Iphigenia in Tauris (realised by Alan Tongue) (1)
It's of a Lawyer (traditional) (1)
It was a Lover and his Lass (2)
Job: A Masque for Dancing (piano) (1)
Job: A Masque for Dancing (7)
Job (2)
John Dory (traditional) (1)
Joseph and Mary (1)
Joy, Shipmate, Joy! (1)
Just as the Tide was Flowing (traditional) (2)
Last Songs (4) (3)
Let all the world (trans. Henry Ley for organ) (1)
Let all the world (6)
Let beauty awake (2)
Linden Lea (arranged by Arthur Somervell) (1)
Linden Lea (17)
Live Is A Sickness (1)
Loch Lomond (traditional) (3)
Lord, come away (1)
Lord, thou hast been our refuge (12)
Love is a Sickness (3)
Magnificat (1)
Mass in G minor (15)
» Kyrie
Merciless Beauty (2)
My Boy Billy (traditional) (1)
Mystical Songs (5) (14)
Nocturne and Scherzo for String Quintet (1)
Nocturnes (3) for baritone and orchestra (I & III orch. A Payne) (1)
Nocturne (3)
Norfolk Rhapsody no.1 (13)
Norfolk Rhapsody no.2 (1)
Nothing is here for tears (1)
O Clap your Hands (8)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (6)
O Mistress Mine (Elizabethan Songs no.3) (2)
O My Dear Heart (1)
Oboe Concerto in A minor (12)
O how amiable (2)
Old King Cole (1)
On Board a Ninety-Eight (1)
On Christmas Night (1)
On Wenlock Edge (20)
O praise the Lord of Heaven (1)
Orpheus with his lute (9)
O taste and see (15)
Over hill, over dale (arr. Douglas Guest) (1)
Over hill, over dale (1)
Overture: The Wasps (arranged by Constant Lambert for piano, four hands) (1)
O vos omnes (7)
Partita for Double String Orchestra (5)
Passacaglia on BGC (1)
Phantasy Quintet (5)
Piano Concerto in C major (9)
Piano Quintet in C minor (6)
Poems (3) by Walt Whitman (2)
Poems (4) by Fredegond Shove (4)
Prayer to the Father of Heaven (5)
Prelude and Fugue in C minor (version for Orchestra) (2)
Prelude and Fugue in C minor (1)
Prelude on 'Rhosymedre' (4)
Prelude on Three Welsh Hymn Tunes (arr. brass band) (1)
Prelude on an Old Carol Tune (3)
Preludes (2) for organ on Welsh Folk Songs (1)
Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes (3) for organ (8)
Quintet in D major (2)
Rest (3)
Reveillez-vous, Piccars (1)
Rhosymedre (arr. Richard Morrison) (1)
Riders to the Sea (3)
Ring out your bells (1)
Rolling in the Dew (1)
Romance (orch. Roger Chase) (1)
Romance and Pastorale (3)
Romance for viola and piano (5)
Romance in D major for harmonica with strings and piano (1)
Romance (6)
Rondel (2)
Rumplestilitskin's Song (1)
Sancta Civitas (2)
Scherzo for String Quintet (1)
Scott of the Antarctic Suite (2)
Scott of the Antarctic (2)
Sea Songs (3)
» March
Searching for Lambs (3)
Serenade in A minor (1)
Serenade to Music (choral version) (2)
Serenade to Music (version for violin and orchestra) (1)
Serenade to Music (14)
Shakespeare Songs (3) (12)
She's like the swallow (1)
Silence and Music (5)
Silent Noon (14)
Sir John in Love - 2 songs (1)
Sir John in Love (2)
Six Studies in English Folksong (2)
Songs (6) to be sung in Time of War (1)
Songs of Travel (9) (30)
Sound sleep (1)
Spinning Song (1)
Stricken Peninsula: An Italian Rhapsody (reconstr. by P Lane) (1)
String Quartet in C minor (1)
String Quartet no.1 in G minor (3)
String Quartet no.2 in A minor (4)
Studies in English Folksong (6) (11)
» Lento
Suite de Ballet (1)
Suite for viola and orchestra (trans. Herbert Sunsion for organ) (2)
» Carol
Suite for viola and orchestra (5)
Suite for viola and piano (1)
Suite of six short pieces (2)
Summum Bonum (1)
Symphony no.1 'A Sea Symphony' (14)
Symphony no.2 'A London Symphony' (original 1913 version) (1)
Symphony no.2 'A London Symphony' (24)
Symphony no.3 'Pastoral Symphony' (12)
Symphony no.4 in F minor (19)
Symphony no.5 in D major (arr. for 2 pianos by Michael Mullinar) (1)
Symphony no.5 in D major (ed. Peter Horton) (1)
Symphony no.5 in D major (23)
Symphony no.6 in E minor (arranged for two pianos by Michael Mullinar) (1)
Symphony no.6 in E minor (17)
Symphony no.7 'Sinfonia antartica' (11)
Symphony no.8 in D minor (19)
Symphony no.9 in E minor (9)
Take, o take (1)
Te Deum in G major (6)
Tears, idle tears (1)
The Bacchae (1)
The Blessed Son of God (7)
The Brewer (1)
The Bridal Day - a Masque by Ursula Wood (1)
The Captain's Apprentice (traditional) (2)
The Cuckoo and the Nightingale (traditional) (1)
The Cuckoo (1)
The Dark-Eyed Sailor (traditional) (2)
The England of Elizabeth: Suite (2)
The England of Elizabeth: Three Portraits (2)
The First Nowell (2)
The Garden of Proserpine (1)
The House of Life (10)
The Hundredth Psalm 'O be joyful in the Lord' (1)
The Jolly Ploughboy (traditional) (1)
The Lake in the Mountains (4)
The Lamb (1)
The Lark Ascending (excerpt) (1)
The Lark Ascending (trans. flute) (1)
The Lark Ascending (version for violin & piano) (2)
The Lark Ascending (62)
The Last Invocation (1)
The Lawyer (3)
The Love-song of the Birds (1)
The Lover's Ghost (traditional) (2)
The Loves of Joanna Godden (2)
The Maiden's Lament (1)
The Mayor of Casterbridge: Incidental Music (1)
The Morning Dew (1)
The New Commonwealth (2)
The Old Hundredth Psalm Tune 'All People that on Earth do dwell' (5)
The Painful Plough (traditional) (1)
The People's Land (2)
The Pilgrim's Progress (Incidental Music to the Radio Play) (1)
The Pilgrim's Progress - 7 songs (3)
The Pilgrim's Progress: The Twenty-third Psalm (1)
The Pilgrim's Progress (4)
The Pilgrim Pavement (2)
The Ploughman (1)
The Poisoned Kiss (4)
The Running Set (arr. for 2 pianos by V Lasker and H Bidder) (1)
The Running Set (3)
The Saviourís Love (1)
The Shepherds of the Delectable Mountains (1)
The Solent (2)
The Sons of Light (2)
The Souls of the Righteous (4)
The Spring Time of the Year (traditional) (1)
The Story of a Flemish Farm: Suite (3)
The Turtle Dove (traditional) (7)
The Twenty-Third Psalm (1)
The Voice of the Whirlwind (2)
The Wasps: Aristophanic Suite (5)
» Ballet
The Wasps: Overture (arr. Constant Lambert for piano 4 hands) (1)
The Wasps: Overture (trans. David Briggs for organ) (1)
The Wasps: Overture (21)
The Water Mill (1)
The Willow Whistle (1)
The Winter's Willow (3)
The Winter is Gone (1)
The cloud-capp'd towers (arr. Douglas Guest) (1)
The cloud-capp'd towers (1)
The day thou gavest (St Clement) (1)
The sky above the roof (3)
The splendour falls (2)
The truth sent from above (traditional) (13)
The unquiet grave (1)
Tired (1)
Toccata marziale (3)
To daffodils (1)
Toward the Unknown Region (6)
Traditional Carols from Herefordshire (12) (1)
Traditional English Carols (8) (3)
Tuba Concerto in F minor (8)
Tudor Portraits (5) (4)
Two French Folksongs (1)
Valiant for truth (18)
Variants of 'Dives and Lazarus' (5) (excerpts) (1)
Variants of 'Dives and Lazarus' (5) (17)
Variations for Brass band (orch. Jacob) (1)
Variations for Brass band (2)
Variations for orchestra (orch. Jacob) (1)
Violin Concerto in D minor, 'Concerto Accademico' (arr. Constant Lambert for violin & piano) (1)
Violin Concerto in D minor, 'Concerto Accademico' (4)
Violin Sonata in A minor (3)
Ward the Pirate (traditional) (1)
Wassail Song (traditional) (8)
We've been a-while a-wandering (traditional) (1)
Wedding Canon for Nancy (1)
Weyhill Fair Song (1)
When I am dead, my dearest (1)
Whitsunday hymn (1)
Willow-Wood (1)
Wishes (1)
Wither's Rocking Hymn (1)

Ralph Vaughan Williams OM (12 October 1872 Ė 26 August 1958) was an English composer of symphonies, chamber music, opera, choral music, and film scores. He was also a collector of English folk music and song; this collecting activity influenced both his editorial approach to the English Hymnal, in which he included many folk song arrangements as hymn tunes, and several of his own original compositions.

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