Songs Everlasting

Bryn Terfel explores iconic songs.

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20080105"Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

1/3. Myfanwy

Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?"

"""Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

1/3. Myfanwy

Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?""

""""""Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?"""""""

"""Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

1/3. Myfanwy

Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?"""

20080112Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

2/3. Cwm Rhondda

The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture.

"Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

2/3. Cwm Rhondda

The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture.

""Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

"""

"Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

2/3. Cwm Rhondda

The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture.

20080119"Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

3/3. Bugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn

This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?"

"""Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

3/3. Bugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn

This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?""

""""""Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?"""""""

"""Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

3/3. Bugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn

This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?"""

03 LASTBugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn2007091620080119This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?

"This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?"

"

This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?

""This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?""

Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

3/3. Bugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn

This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?

Followed by News.

"Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

3/3. Bugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn

This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?

Followed by News.

"

Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

3/3. Bugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn

This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?

Followed by News.

""Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

0101Myfanwy2007090220080105
20080105 (R4)
"Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?"

"Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?"

"

Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?

""Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?""

Composed by Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs.

Bryn Terfel explores iconic songs

Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?

"Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?"

"

Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?

""Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?""

Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

1/3. Myfanwy

Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?

Followed by News.

"Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

1/3. Myfanwy

Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?

Followed by News.

"

Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

1/3. Myfanwy

Composed by the prolific Joseph Parry, Myfanwy is one of the best known of all Welsh love songs and the one most favoured by male voice choirs. But who was the real Myfanwy and why has the song endured for so long?

Followed by News.

""Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

0102Cwm Rhondda2007090920080112
20080112 (R4)
"The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture."

"

The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture.

""The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture.""

The hymn tune has been described as Wales's second National Anthem.

Bryn Terfel explores iconic songs

The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture.

"The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture."

"

The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture.

""The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture.""

Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

2/3. Cwm Rhondda

The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture.

Followed by News.

"Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

2/3. Cwm Rhondda

The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture.

Followed by News.

"

Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

2/3. Cwm Rhondda

The hymn tune sung to the words Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah has been described as Wales' second National Anthem. Better known as Bread of Heaven to rugby and football fans, the song epitomises the Welsh love of homeland and culture.

Followed by News.

""Bryn Terfel explores iconic Welsh songs.

0103Bugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn2007091620080119 (R4)This 18th-century folk song describes the love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas.

Bryn Terfel explores iconic songs

0103 LASTBugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn2007091620080119"This 18th-century folk song describes the tragic love affair between Wil Hopcyn and Ann Thomas, the Maid of Cefn Ydfa. But is there any truth in the story and what is it about the haunting melody that has made the song so widely popular?"
0201Unto Us A Child Is Born20081222. Featuring an interview with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams.

"Featuring an interview with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams.

In the first of a new series examining classic Christmas songs, Bryn Terfel tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Featuring interviews with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams and composer John Rutter.

. Featuring an interview with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams.

In the first of a new series examining classic Christmas songs, Bryn Terfel tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Featuring interviews with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams and composer John Rutter.

""Featuring an interview with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams.

Featuring interviews with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams and composer John Rutter."""

"Featuring an interview with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams.

In the first of a new series examining classic Christmas songs, Bryn Terfel tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Featuring interviews with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams and composer John Rutter."

"Featuring an interview with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams.

In the first of a new series examining classic Christmas songs, Bryn Terfel tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Featuring interviews with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams and composer John Rutter."

0201Unto Us A Child Is Born 20081222Featuring an interview with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams.

In the first of a new series examining classic Christmas songs, Bryn Terfel tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Featuring interviews with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams and composer John Rutter.

"Featuring an interview with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams.

In the first of a new series examining classic Christmas songs, Bryn Terfel tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Featuring interviews with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams and composer John Rutter.

""Featuring an interview with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams.

Featuring interviews with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams and composer John Rutter."""

"Featuring an interview with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams.

In the first of a new series examining classic Christmas songs, Bryn Terfel tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Featuring interviews with the archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams and composer John Rutter."

0202Deck The Halls20081223. Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.
0202Deck The Halls2008122320081228"Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls: how it evolved from an ancient Welsh dance tune, the origination of the words, its association with New Year and why it has become a favourite for recording artists of all persuasions.

""Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.

Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls: how it evolved from an ancient Welsh dance tune, the origination of the words, its association with New Year and why it has become a favourite for recording artists of all persuasions.""

. Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

"Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls: how it evolved from an ancient Welsh dance tune, the origination of the words, its association with New Year and why it has become a favourite for recording artists of all persuasions."

"Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls: how it evolved from an ancient Welsh dance tune, the origination of the words, its association with New Year and why it has become a favourite for recording artists of all persuasions."

0202Deck The Halls20081228. Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.

Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.

0202Deck The Halls 20081223Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls: how it evolved from an ancient Welsh dance tune, the origination of the words, its association with New Year and why it has become a favourite for recording artists of all persuasions.

"Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls: how it evolved from an ancient Welsh dance tune, the origination of the words, its association with New Year and why it has become a favourite for recording artists of all persuasions.

""Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.

Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls: how it evolved from an ancient Welsh dance tune, the origination of the words, its association with New Year and why it has become a favourite for recording artists of all persuasions."""

"Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn speaks to composers and scholars about the carol Deck the Halls: how it evolved from an ancient Welsh dance tune, the origination of the words, its association with New Year and why it has become a favourite for recording artists of all persuasions."

0203Ave Maria2008122520081228"Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians, including the composer John Rutter and director of music at Kings College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury.

""Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs. Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians, including the composer John Rutter and director of music at Kings College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury."""

"Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians, including the composer John Rutter and director of music at Kings College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury.

. Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians

"Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians, including the composer John Rutter and director of music at Kings College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury."

0203Ave Maria20081228. Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians

Bryn explores various settings of the Ave Maria with the help of musicians and theologians

0204 LASTFantasia On Christmas Carols2008122620081229Bryn explores Ralph Vaughan Williams's 1912 work Fantasia on Christmas Carols.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn marks the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Ralph Vaughan Williams by examining the composer's 1912 work Fantasia on Christmas Carols.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs. Bryn marks the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Ralph Vaughan Williams by examining the composer's Fantasia on Christmas Carols.

. Bryn explores Ralph Vaughan Williams's 1912 work Fantasia on Christmas Carols.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn marks the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Ralph Vaughan Williams by examining the composer's 1912 work Fantasia on Christmas Carols.

Bryn explores Ralph Vaughan Williams's 1912 work Fantasia on Christmas Carols.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn marks the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Ralph Vaughan Williams by examining the composer's 1912 work Fantasia on Christmas Carols.

Bryn explores Ralph Vaughan Williams's 1912 work Fantasia on Christmas Carols.

Bryn Terfel explores classic Christmas songs and tries to find out what it is that makes some of them them so popular.

Bryn marks the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Ralph Vaughan Williams by examining the composer's 1912 work Fantasia on Christmas Carols.

0204 LASTFantasia On Christmas Carols20081229Bryn explores Ralph Vaughan Williams's 1912 work Fantasia on Christmas Carols.
024 LASTFantasia On Christmas Carols20081226. Bryn explores Ralph Vaughan Williams's 1912 work Fantasia on Christmas Carols.
024 LASTFantasia On Christmas Carols20081229. Bryn explores Ralph Vaughan Williams's 1912 work Fantasia on Christmas Carols.