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British Composers - A Celebration


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Release date: 2011
Tracks: 63
Duration: 02:33:39
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No. Title Length
1. Sun Dance (Wand of Youth Suite No.1, Op.1a No.4) (1996 Digital Remaster) (The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Lawrance Collingwood) 2:39
2. Marigold, Op.78 (1996 Digital Remaster) (Richard Rodney Bennett) 2:57
3. Saint Nicolas, Op.42 (1995 - Remaster): The Birth of Nicolas (Cambridge, King'S College Choir, Andrew Davis, Robert Tear, David Willcocks, The Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields, Bruce Russell, Cambridge Girls' Choir, Ian Hare) 2:44
4. String Quartet 'in Gloucestershire' (No. 3): II. Fairly quick, but always rhythmical (Britten Quartet) 2:05
5. Symphony No.1 in A Flat, Op.55 (1985 - Remaster): II. Allegro molto - (London Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Adrian Boult) 1:40
6. Troilus and Cressida (1992 Digital Remaster), Act 2, Scene II: From isle to isle chill waters (Cressida/Troilus) (Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Richard Lewis, William Walton, Monica Sinclair, Philharmonia Orchestra, Thomas Lewis) 2:43
7. Dance Scenes: IV. Molto allegro (Daniel Harding, Philharmonia Orchestra) 2:33
8. Ave Maria, Op.2 No. 2 (1996 Digital Remaster) (Christopher Robinson) 2:45
9. The Triumph of Neptune - Suite: VII. Hornpipe (Allegro molto) (Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth) 1:38
10. Dies natalis, Op.8 (1990 Digital Remaster): 2. Rhapsody (Recitativo stromentato) (English Chamber Orchestra, Wilfred Brown, Christopher Finzi) 2:35
11. Symphony No. 5 in D (1994 - Remaster): III. Romanza (Lento) (Sir John Barbirolli, Philharmonia Orchestra) 1:59
12. Blest Pair of Sirens (1987 Digital Remaster) (London Philharmonic Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Adrian Boult) 2:36
13. Checkmate (Ballet Suite) (1993 Digital Remaster): VI. Finale: Checkmate (Sinfonia Of London, The, Sir Arthur Bliss) 2:39
14. Peter Grimes, Op.33 (1993 Digital Remaster), Act 2 Scene 2: In dreams I've built myself some kindlier home (Peter) (Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, Peter Pears, Joan Cross, Herbert Dawson, Sir Reginald Goodall) 2:54
15. Violin Concerto (1993 Digital Remaster): Slower - (Yehudi Menuhin, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Meredith Davies) 1:39
16. The Planets: IV. Jupiter, The Bringer Of Jollity (Andrew Davis, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Toronto Children's Chorus) 2:19
17. Loch Lomond (1995 Digital Remaster) (Ian Partridge, London Madrigal Singers, Christopher Bishop) 3:44
18. Canadian Carnival, Op.19 (Simon Rattle, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra) 2:44
19. At the Boar's Head, Op.42/H.156 (1995 - Remaster): We two saw you four (Prince) (Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra) 2:15
20. Divertimento on 'Sellinger's Round': III. Presto (Academy Of St. Martin-In-The-Fields / Sir Neville Marriner) 1:53
21. Greater love hath no man (Cambridge, King'S College Choir, Stephen Cleobury, Christopher Hughes, Leonard Pearcey) 1:44
22. English Dances, Op.33 (1996 Digital Remaster): 5. Allegro non troppo (1996 Digital Remaster) (1996 Digital Remaster) (Robert Irving, Philharmonia Orchestra) 3:03
23. On Wenlock Edge (1987 Digital Remaster): II. From far, from eve and morning (Ian Partridge, Music Group Of London) 2:09
24. Sinfonietta, I. Allegro con brio: II. Tema con variazioni: (Northern Sinfonia Of England, Richard Hickox) 0:57
25. Mater ora filium (King'S College Choir, Cambridge Stephen Cleobury) 2:26
26. Violin Sonata (1996 Digital Remaster), II. Variazioni: Var.6 (Scherzando) (Yehudi Menuhin, Louis Kentner) 0:35
27. Cello Concerto in D: II. Andante espressivo - (Julian Lloyd Webber, London Symphony Orchestra And Chorus, Sir Charles Mackerras) 3:04
28. Three Screaming Popes (Simon Rattle, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra) 1:41
29. Concerto for Two Pianos (Three Hands), Op.104: III. Allegro (MALCOLM ARNOLD, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Cyril Smith, Phyllis Sellick) 1:23
30. The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op.34: Fugue (Allegro molto) (Simon Rattle, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra) 2:49
31. String Quartet in E Minor, Op.83: II. Piacevole (poco andante) (The Chilingirian Quartet) 1:44
32. The Lady's Birthday (Sociable Songs, No. 3) (1994 Digital Remaster) (Jennifer Partridge) 2:49
33. Crown Imperial - Coronation March (1937) (1995 Digital Remaster) (David Bell, London Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Adrian Boult) 2:47
34. Symphony in G minor - I. Allegro (opening) (1973 Digital Remaster) (Neville Dilkes) 2:29
35. Six Songs from 'A Shropshire Lad': V. The lads in their hundreds (Geoffrey Parsons) 2:12
36. Concertino for harpsichord and string orchestra (2001 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro vivace (Neville Dilkes) 2:04
37. Ave verum corpus Op. 2 No. 1 (Christopher Robinson, Harry Bramma, Worcester Cathedral Choir) 2:34
38. Pineapple Poll (1997 Digital Remaster), Scene 3 (1997 Digital Remaster): Belaye's Solo & Sailors' Drill (1997 Digital Remaster) (1997 Digital Remaster) (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Sir Charles Mackerras) 3:31
39. Down by the Salley Gardens (2001 Digital Remaster) (Anthony Rolfe Johnson, David Willison) 2:34
40. Four Cornish Dances Op. 91 (2001 Digital Remaster): 4. Allegro ma non troppo (MALCOLM ARNOLD, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra) 2:31
41. Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh Op. 6 (1970/1983), I. Aphorisms: iii. The Hundred Acre Wood (Nocturne) - Piglet meets a Heffalump (Lisa Saffer, Oliver Knussen) 1:23
42. The March of the Women (last two verses) (Eiddwen Harrhy, Philip Brunelle, Chorus Of The Plymouth Music Series) 1:42
43. Job - A Masque for Dancing, Scene VII:: Pavane of the Sons of the Morning (Sir Adrian Boult, London Symphony Orchestra And Chorus) 2:14
44. Three Motets Op. 38: 2. Coelos ascendit hodie (King'S College Choir, Cambridge Stephen Cleobury) 2:04
45. Falstaff Op. 68 - Two Interludes (1993 Digital Remaster): Interlude I: 'Jack Falstaff, now Sir John...' (Poco allegretto) (Sir Edward Elgar) 2:12
46. Henry V - Scenes from the film (1994 Digital Remaster): 'This day is called the Feast of Crispian' (King Henry) - (William Walton, Philharmonia Orchestra, Laurence Olivier, Chorus) 2:53
47. Five Poems by W. H. Auden Op. 58 (2003 - Remaster): 5. Carry her over the water (Ernest Lush) 1:28
48. Paul Bunyan Op. 17 - Prologue excerpt (It isn't very often the conservatives are wrong - But once in a while the odd thing happens) (Philip Brunelle, Chorus Of The Plymouth Music Series) 1:34
49. On Wenlock Edge: IV. Oh, when I was in love with you (Howard Shelley, Philip Langridge, Britten Quartet) 0:45
50. Portrait of a Flirt (Reginald Kilbey) 2:45
51. Kai - conclusion (Simon Rattle, Ulrich Heinen) 1:59
52. Beware! - Three Early Songs: 2. O that I had ne'er been married (Robert Burns) (Roger Vignoles, Neil Mackie) 1:26
53. The Perfect Fool, Op.39/H.150 (1988 - Remaster): Dance of Spirits of Fire (Allegro moderato) (André Previn / Andre Previn, London Symphony Orchestra And Chorus) 3:18
54. Lo, the full, final Sacrifice Op. 26 - conclusion (from O soft self-wounding Pelican!) (Cambridge, King'S College Choir, Stephen Cleobury, Richard Farnes) 4:37
55. Dream Children Op. 43 (1995 Digital Remaster): 1. Andante (London Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Adrian Boult) 2:45
56. Hodie - III. Song: It was the winter wild (last verse) (2000 Digital Remaster) (Janet Baker, David Willcocks, London Symphony Orchestra And Chorus) 2:20
57. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21: Var.XI Tarantella (Simon Rattle, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Peter Donohoe) 2:27
58. The Curlew (1988 Digital Remaster): Pale brows, still hands (Ian Partridge, Hugh Bean, Christopher Wellington, Eileen Croxford, Janet Craxton, David Butt, Frances Mason) 1:43
59. 'Spitfire' Prelude & Fugue - Fugue (conclusion) (1986 Digital Remaster) (Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Charles Groves) 2:23
60. It was a lover and his lass Op. 23 No. 3 (Anne Murray, Felicity Lott, Graham Johnson) 2:35
61. Variations on an Original Theme, Op.36 'Enigma' (1988 - Remaster): X. Intermezzo: Dorabella (Dora Penny) (Sir John Barbirolli, Philharmonia Orchestra) 2:27
62. I was glad [orchestral version] (conclusion, from O pray for the peace) (1988 - Remaster) (Cambridge, King'S College Choir, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Philip Ledger) 2:16
63. A Village Romeo and Juliet: The Walk to the Paradise Garden (arr. Beecham) (Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Richard Hickox) 10:16