Vaughan Williams describes this piece as

“an English landscape transcribed into musical terms”.

Unaccompanied solo violin - Nicola Benedetti.

‘The Lark Ascending’ is usually performed as a

violin solo with orchestra.

Here is a famous recording by violinist Jean Pougnet.

This EMI 1952 recording of the London Philharmonic Orchestra is made available through ‘community audio’ on the Internet Archive.

Conductor - Sir Adrian Boult.

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