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Irish Rhapsody No 2

Stanford's second Irish Rhapsody The Lament for the Son of Ossian, in a recording by the Ulster Orchestra under conductor Vernon Handley.

Sir Charles Villiers Stanford's 1903 "Lament for the Son of Ossian", the second of his Six Irish Rhapsodies inspired by Irish legend and folk music, and his own passionate Anglo-Irish patriotism.

Stanford: Irish Rhapsody No. 2 in F minor, Op.84 (The Lament for the Son of Ossian)
Ulster Orchestra
conductor, Vernon Handley.

20 minutes

Music Played

  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Irish Rhapsody No.2 in F minor, Op.84 (The Lament for the Son of Ossian)

    Conductor: Vernon Handley. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra.
    • Chandos.

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