Susan Bickley, mezzo soprano (1st work) ; Julian Lloyd Weber, violoncello (2nd work) ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Vernon Handley, conductor.
The 1st work for mezzo soprano and orchestra; texts based on Henry Thornton Wharton's English translation of Sappho's works and arranged by Helen F. Bantock. The 2nd work for violoncello and orchestra. Compact disc. Program notes by Lewis Foreman, biographical notes on the soloists, and texts in English with French and German translations (35 p.) inserted in container. Recorded Feb. 10-11 & May 10, 1997.