1920

As I lay in the early sun (As I lay in the early sun)
January 1920
Words by Edward Shanks
Winthrop Rogers 1920 [BL: G426l16], F [d’–f’’]

The fields are full (The fields are full of summer still)
January 1920
Words by Edward Shanks
MS BBC Music Library
Winthrop Rogers 1920 [BL: G426l16], E@ minor [d’@-g’’@], B&H Heritage 4, Thames 10 Songs

For Remembrance (Let us remember how we came)
1920
Words by Edward Shanks
Winthrop Rogers 1920 [BL: G426l16], D [d’–g’’] (the three Shanks settings grouped
as ‘Songs with piano’, BL)

John Mouldy, Op 30(1) (I spied John Mouldy in his cellar)
March 1920
Words by Walter de la Mare
Winthrop Rogers 1922 [BL: G1275e7], C minor [c’–e’’@]
Dedicated to J. B. Trend

Silver, Op 30(2) (Slowly, silently, now the moon)
March 1920
Words by Walter de la Mare
Winthrop Rogers 1922 [BL: G1275e11], E minor [b–e’’], F# minor [c’#-f’’#];
B&H Heritage 4, F# minor
Classical Three Songs
Dedicated to Mrs. A. T. Kemble
See Solo Song – other accompaniments p. 12

Lyonesse (When I set out for Lyonesse)
1920
Words by Thomas Hardy
B-P Library, Box 5: Copyist’s MS, ink, dated, 3 pages
Boosey & Co 1921 [BL: G1270c23], C minor [c’–a’’@], A minor [a–f’’];
Thames Hardy, Classical, A minor

Two Pastorals
*1920
Words by H. T. Wade–Grey

  1. In the Spring the runnels flow (In the Spring the runnels flow)
  2. Upon the grass (Upon the grass as I did sit)

B–P Library, Bag A: MS, ink, 4 pages and title page
Unpublished

 

The White Devil or Vittoria Corombona, Op 28
February 1920
Incidental music to the play by John Webster
String quartet
B-P Library, Bag Dv: MS, score, ink, dated, 17 pages and title page; copyist’s string parts
Unpublished
First performance 1920 for Marlowe Society at Cambridge University

The Betrothal, Op 31
1920–21
Incidental music to the Faery play by Maeterlinck (sequel to ‘The Blue Bird’)
Flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, 2 horns, trumpet, trombone, timpani, percussion, harp, strings

  1. Prelude                                                     6.   Near the Stars
  2. The Great Choice                                                      7.   The Awakening
  3. The Start of the Journey                                                     8.   The Farewell
  4. Ballet Music                                                       9.   Tyltyl and Joy
  5. The Abode of the Ancestors

B–P Library, Bag Di: MS, ink, 368 loose pages; piano score, title page
B. Feldman & Co 1921, piano score [BL: g1125b30]
First performance 8 January 1921 at The Gaiety Theatre, London, produced by
H. Granville Barker
See below

The Oresteia of Aeschylus, Op 33
1920–21
Incidental music to the play in 3 acts with English verse translation by R C Trevelyan
Flute(piccolo), oboe, clarinet, bassoon, 2 horns, trumpet, trombone, timpani, cymbals,
triangle, harp, piano, strings

  1. Agammemnon

MS B–P Library, Bag Div: MS, bound full score, ink, 101 pages and title page
2.   The Choephori
MS B–P Library, Bag Div: MS, bound full score, ink, 67 pages and title page
3    The Eumenides
MS B–P Library, Bag Div: MS, bound full score, ink, 93 pages and title page
Cambridge, Bowes & Bowes 1921 [BL: G760x2 and G1177b], for the Greek Play
Committee, Cambridge University
Goodwin & Tabb 1921, cr, vocal score [BL:  G190h3], English and Greek
First performance 2 March 1921 at Cambridge University New Theatre