The Cradle Song is one of Bridge’s earliest compositions and was written for both violin/piano and cello/piano in London in 1902 while studying at the Royal College of Music. The piece is dedicated to Phyllis Compton.
Version for cello and piano
Play Øystein Birkeland and Vebjørn Anvik. Recorded between April 4, 2000 and April 7, 2000. 02:19
- Cradle Song (version for cello and piano) 02:19
Version for violin and piano
Play Henri Temianka and Joanna Graudan. Recorded in 1937. 02:58
- Cradle Song (version for violin and piano) 02:58