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'The Duke of Marlborough' Fanfare (1)
After-Word (1)
Anchor Song (1)
Andante con moto (1)
Apres un reve (1)
As Sally sat a-weeping (2)
At Twilight (1)
Beatless Music (1)
Beautiful Fresh Flowers (1)
Bell Piece (ramble on John Dowland's 'Now, O now I needs must part') (1)
Blithe bells (7)
Bold William Taylor (3)
Bridal Lullaby (2)
Brigg Fair (traditional) (6)
Brigg Fair (2)
Bristol Town (1)
Children's March: 'Over the Hills and Far Away' (9)
Chosen Gems for Winds (1)
Colonial Song (8)
Country Gardens (16)
County Derry Air, BFMS 29 (1)
Cradle Song (after Brahms) (2)
Danish Folk-Music Suite (3)
Danny Deever (1)
Died for Love (4)
Dollar and a Half a Day (1)
Dreamery (1)
Early one morning (5)
Eastern Intermezzo (1)
English Dance no.1 (1)
English Dance (3)
English Waltz (2)
Fantasy on George Gershwin's 'Porgy and Bess' (2)
Free Music #1, for four theremins (1)
Free Music #2 (1)
Free Music (1)
Green Bushes (7)
Handel in the Strand (arr. Wolfgang Stockmeier) (2)
Handel in the Strand (10)
Hard-Hearted Barb'ra (H)Ellen (3)
Harvest Hymn (5)
Hermundur Illi (1)
Hill Song no.1 (2)
Hill Song no.2 (4)
Hornpipe (1)
Hubby and Wifey (1)
I'm Seventeen Come Sunday (4)
In Dahomey 'Cakewalk-smasher' (3)
In a Nutshell: Suite (5)
In a Nutshell (3)
Irish Tune from County Derry (16)
Jutish Medley (3)
King Solomon's espousals (1)
Klavierstuck in A minor (1)
Klavierstuck in B flat major (1)
Klavierstuck in D major (1)
Klavierstuck in E major (1)
Knight and Shepherd's Daughter (4)
Let's Dance Gay in Green Meadow (1)
Lincolnshire Posy (ed. Frederick Fennell) (1)
Lincolnshire Posy (orch. Merlin Patterson) (1)
Lincolnshire Posy (9)
Lisbon (Dublin Bay) (5)
Londonderry Air (2)
Lord Maxwell's Delight (1)
Lord Maxwell's Goodnight (3)
Lord Peter's Stable-Boy (1)
Love Walked In (arr. Grainger) (1)
Love at First Sight (1)
Lullaby from 'Tribute to Foster' (1)
Marching Song of Democracy (3)
Marching Tune (1)
Mo Nighean Dubh (My Dark-Haired Maid) (2)
Mock Morris (7)
Molly on the Shore (arr. Kreisler for violin and piano) (2)
Molly on the Shore (19)
My Robin is to the Greenwood gone (7)
Near Woodstock Town (2)
Nell, op.18 no.1 (3)
Now, O Now, I Needs Must Part (3)
O Gin I Were Where Gadie Rins (1)
One more Day, My John (4)
Over the Hills and Far away (1)
Paraphrase on Tchaikovsky's Flower Waltz (3)
Peace (2)
Ramble on Love (after R Strauss' Der Rosenkavalier) (4)
Random Round (1)
Rimmer (Rammer) and Goldcastle (1)
Sailor's Song (1)
Sail (1)
Saxon Twi-Play (2)
Scandinavian Suite (1)
Scotch Folksongs (3) (1)
Scotch Strathspey and Reel (4)
Sea Song (1)
Shallow Brown (3)
Shenandoah (2)
Shepherd's Hey (16)
Sir Eglamore (1)
Six Dukes went a-Fishin' (4)
Song from the Faroe Islands (1)
Spoon River (6)
Stalt Vesselil (Proud Vesselil) (1)
Stormy (2)
Sussex Mummers' Christmas Carol (1)
Thanksgiving Song (1)
The Bride's Tragedy (1)
The Bridegroom Grat (1)
The Brisk Young Sailor (who returned to wed his true love) (1)
The Hunter in his Career (4)
The Immovable Do (8)
The Lads of Wamphray (1)
The Land O' the Leal (1)
The Lonely Desert-Man sees the Tents of the Happy Tribes (3)
The Lost Lady Found (1)
The Man I Love (arr. Grainger) (1)
The Merry King (6)
The Nightingale and the Two Sisters (2)
The Old Woman at the Christening (1)
The Only Son (1)
The Power of Love (3)
The Power of Rome and the Christian Heart (2)
The Pretty Maid milkin' her Cow (2)
The Rag-time Girl (1)
The Rival Brothers (1)
The Shoemaker from Jerusalem (1)
The Sprig of Thyme (2)
The Sussex Mummers' Christmas Carol (4)
The Three Ravens (1)
The Twa Corbies (2)
The Warriors (arr. for Piano 6-hands and Orchestra) (2)
The Warriors (4)
The Widow's Party (2)
The Wraith of Odin (1)
There was a Pig went out to Dig (3)
Thou Gracious Power (1)
Tiger-Tiger! (1)
To a Nordic Princess 'Bridal Song' (3)
To a Nordic Princess- Bridal Dance (1)
Train Music (3)
Tribute to Foster (3)
Under A Bridge (1)
Walking Tune (6)
Willow Willow (3)
Will ye gang to the Hielands, Lizzie Lindsay (1)
Ye Banks and Braes o' Bonnie Doon (8)
Youthful Rapture (2)
Youthful Suite (2)
Zanzibar Boat Song (1)

Percy Aldridge Grainger (8 July 1882 Ė 20 February 1961) was an Australian-born composer, arranger and pianist. In the course of a long and innovative career he played a prominent role in the revival of interest in British folk music in the early years of the 20th century. He also made many adaptations of other composers' works. Although much of his work was experimental and unusual, the piece with which he is most generally associated is his piano arrangement of the folk-dance tune "Country Gardens".

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