Ralph Vaughan Williams was a central figure in the renaissance of English music that occurred in the first part of the 20th century.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis, for 2 string orchestras 1910 15:20 Orchestral
Fantasia on Greensleeves, for harp, flute & strings (arranged by R. Greaves; from the opera "Sir John in Love") 1934 04:41 Orchestral
The Lark Ascending, romance for violin & orchestra 1914 14:32 Concerto
Symphony No. 2 in G major ("A London Symphony") 1911 46:34 Symphony
Symphony No. 3 for soprano or tenor & orchestra ("Pastoral") 1921 36:23 Symphony
Symphony No. 1 for soprano, baritone, chorus & orchestra ("A Sea Symphony") 1903 01:00:16 Symphony
Songs of Travel, song cycle for voice & piano (or orchestra) 1901 20:19 Vocal Music
Oboe Concerto in A minor 1944 18:41 Concerto
Symphony No. 7 for soprano, small female chorus & orchestra with narrator ad lib ("Sinfonia Antartica") 1949 42:39 Symphony
English Folk Song Suite, for orchestra (orchestrated by G. Jacob) 1923 09:58 Orchestral
Symphony No. 5 in D major 1938 39:04 Symphony
The Wasps, Aristophanic Suite, for orchestra from the incidental music 1909 24:25 Orchestral
Concerto grosso for strings in 3 groups 1950 15:08 Concerto Orchestral
Symphony No. 6 in E minor 1944 34:45 Symphony
Symphony No. 8 in D minor 1953 26:44 Symphony
Serenade to Music ("How sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank!") for 16 soloists (or soloists & chorus) & orchestra 1938 13:24 Vocal Music
Symphony No. 4 in F minor 1931 32:44 Symphony
Variants (5) of "Dives and Lazarus" for string orchestra & harp (or harps) 1939 11:34 Orchestral
English Folk Song Suite, for military band 1923 10:50 Band Music
Linden Lea, song for voice & orchestra ("In Linden Lea"; "A Dorset Song") 1901 02:38 Vocal Music
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