RTC-45: 1973 Five Canadian Folksongs for SATB choir

Texts:

  1. “The True Lovers; Discussion” – from Helen Creighton, Folksongs from Southern New Brunswick
  2. “The Soldier and the Lady” – from Kenneth Peacock, Songs of the Newfoundland Outposts,
  3. “The Carrion Crow” – from Helen Creighton, Maritime Folksongs,
  4. “He’s Young but He’s Daily Growing” – from Kenneth Peacock, Songs of the Newfoundland Outposts,
  5. “Cold Water Song” – from Helen Creighton, Folksongs from Southern New Brunswick

Commission: CBC
Completed: 31 August 1973
Premiere: ?
Other:

  • 1984-01-27, University Singers, Henry Engbrecht (cond.), Eva Clare Hall, U of Manitoba
  • 1984-11-04, Manitoba Composers Association Choral Concert, Winnipeg ?
  • 1985-02-10, University Singers, Henry Engbrecht (cond.), Eva Clare Hall, U of Manitoba
  • 1986-10-29, Winnipeg Singers, “Manitoba Night” at the Satori Festival of the
    Manitoba Composers Association

Publication: CMC
Recording:

  • The Winnipeg Singers, Prairie Voices, PBM 304
  • Amoroso Canto, Canzona Chamber Choir, conducted by Henry Engbrecht (2008)