1947

The North Countrie, (After The ’98) (There’s white on the hawthorn and gold on the whin)
29 June 1947
SATB
Words by John Irvine
B–P Library, Box 5: MS, score, ink, dated, printer’s copy, 6 pages
Boosey & Hawkes 1947 [BL: F1744j8] with tonic sol–fa
First performance 1 March 1948 by Danbury Choral Society

Mother Carey (As we sailed out of London river)
30 June 1947
SATB
Words by Walter de la Mare
B–P Library, Box 5: MS, score, ink, dated, printer’s copy, 4 pages
Boosey & Hawkes 1947 [BL: F1744j7] with tonic sol–fa
First performance 1 March 1948 by Danbury Choral Society

 

The New Jerusalem, Op 119 (Hierusalem, my happy home)
28 November 1947
Female chorus
Words anonymous, from  F.P.B, ca. 1580, based on St Augustine
B–P Library, Bag Ci: MS, ink, dated, 23 pages and title page; rough pencil sketch 26 November
1947, 15 pages
Duration : 11’
Boosey & Hawkes 1948 vocal score [BL: F217n9]
First performance 1948 at Mothers Union Centenary
See Chorus and orchestra p. 17

God be in my head (God be in my head, and in my understanding) (included in ‘The Gift’)
27 December 1947
Words from Pynson’s Horae, 1514; Sarum Primer, 1550
Two part song for SC
B–P Library, Bag C: MS, dated, pencil and ink, 7 pages
OUP 1958 [Oxford Choral Songs T 35] [BL: F1777m]

See Part Songs – unaccompanied p. 32; Stage and Screen, p. 45 ‘The Gift’

 

String Quartet (No 6) in C, Op 118
29 October 1947

  1. Allegro non troppo
  2. Andante sostenuto
  3. Vivace
  4. Andante moderato

B-P Library, Box 8: MS, score, ink, dated, 21 pages, parts
Unpublished

 

Bridal March
29 December 1947
for 4 hands
MS E. A. R.
B-P Library Bag Ei: Xerox of MS (original held by Ann Rust), ink, dated,
11 pages and title page
Unpublished
Dedicated to Ann and Lyndon (Rust)
First performance 14 February 1948 at Danbury Church
(C. A. G. and Maurice Jacobsen)