BRITTEN Orchestral Works. Libor Pesek, Peter Donohoe, Paavo Jarvi etc. EMI 8cds

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  • Britten Orchestral Works Libor Pesek Paavo Jarvi Etc Emi 8Cds

BRITTEN

Orchestral Works

CD1

Libor Pesek

1. Sinfonia da Requiem Op. 20 - I. Lacrymosa (Andante ben misurato) -

2. Sinfonia da Requiem Op. 20 - II. Dies irae (Allegro con fuoco) -

3. Sinfonia da Requiem Op. 20 - III. Requiem aeternam (Andante molto tranquillo)

4. 4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a - Dawn

5. 4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a - Sunday Morning

6. 4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a - Moonlight

7. 4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a - Storm

8. 4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a - Passacaglia from 'Peter Grimes' Op. 33b

9. The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell Op. 34) - Theme: Allegro maestoso e largamente (full orchestra - woodwind - brass - strings - percussion - full orchestra)

10. Woodwind - Variation A: Presto (flutes & piccolo)

11. Woodwind - Variation B: Lento (oboes)

12. Woodwind - Variation C: Moderato (clarinets)

13. Woodwind - Variation D: Allegro con marcia (bassoons)

14. Strings - Variation E: Brillante, alla polacca (violins)

15. Strings - Variation F: Meno mosso (violas)

16. Strings - Variation G: L'istesso tempo (cellos)

17. Strings - Variation H: Cominciando lento ma poco a poco accel. al Allegro (double basses)

18. Strings - Variation I: Maestoso (harp)

19. Brass - Variation J: L'istesso tempo (horns)

20. Brass - Variation K: Vivace (trumpets)

21. Brass - Variation L: Allegro pomposo (trombones & tuba)

22. Brass - Percussion - Variation M: Moderato (percussion)

23. Brass - Fugue: Allegro molto - Con slancio (L'istesso tempo) (full orchestra)

CD2

1. Canadian Carnival, Op.19

Wesley Warren

2. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Theme -

Peter Donohoe

3. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Var.I Recitative -

Peter Donohoe

4. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Var.II Romance -

Peter Donohoe

5. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Var.III March -

Peter Donohoe

6. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Var.IV Arabesque

Peter Donohoe

7. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Var.V Chant -

Peter Donohoe

8. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Var.VI Nocturne -

Peter Donohoe

9. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Var.VII Badinerie

Peter Donohoe

10. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Var.VIII Burlesque

Peter Donohoe

11. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Var.IX Toccata I - Toccata II -

Peter Donohoe

12. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Var.X Adagio

Peter Donohoe

13. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Var.XI Tarantella

Peter Donohoe

14. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Scottish Ballad, Op.26

Peter Donohoe

15. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - An American Overture, Op.27

Sir Simon Rattle

16. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - Occasional Overture, Op.38

Sir Simon Rattle

17. Diversions for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Op.21 - The Building of the House - Overture, Op.79

Simon Halsey

CD3

1. Piano Concerto Op.13 - I. Toccata (Allegro molto e con brio)

Paavo Järvi

2. Piano Concerto Op.13 - II. Waltz (Allegretto)

Paavo Järvi

3. Piano Concerto Op.13 - III. Impromptu (Andante lento) -

Paavo Järvi

4. Piano Concerto Op.13 - IV. March (Allegro moderato - sempre alla marcia)

Paavo Järvi

5. Violin Concerto Op. 15 (revised version) (1992 Digital Remaster) - I. Moderato con moto (1992 Digital Remaster)

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

6. Violin Concerto Op. 15 (revised version) (1992 Digital Remaster) - II. Vivace - Cadenza - (1992 Digital Remaster)

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

7. Violin Concerto Op. 15 (revised version) (1992 Digital Remaster) - III. Passacaglia (Andante lento (un poco meno mosso) - Largamente (lento) - Lento e solenne)

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

8. Violin Concerto Op. 15 (revised version) (1992 Digital Remaster) - Young Apollo, Op.16

Michal Kaznowski

CD4

1. Simple Symphony, Op.4 - I. Boisterous Bourrée

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

2. Simple Symphony, Op.4 - II. Playful Pizzicato

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

3. Simple Symphony, Op.4 - III. Sentimental Sarabande

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

4. Simple Symphony, Op.4 - IV. Frolicsome Finale

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

5. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Introduction and Theme

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

6. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Variation 1: Adagio

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

7. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Variation 2: March

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

8. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Variation 3: Romance

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

9. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Variation 4: Aria italiana

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

10. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Variation 5: Bourrée classique

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

11. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Variation 6: Wiener Walzer

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

12. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Variation 7: Moto perpetuo

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

13. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Variation 8: Funeral March

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

14. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Variation 9: Chant

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

15. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Variation 10: Fugue and Finale

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

16. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Prelude & Fugue, Op.29

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

17. Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 - Lachrymae, Op.48

Lars Anders Tomter

CD5

1. Symphonic Suite from Gloraina, Op. 53a - The Tournament

Takuo Yuasa

2. Symphonic Suite from Gloraina, Op. 53a - The Lute Song

Takuo Yuasa

3. The Courtly Dances - March

Takuo Yuasa

4. The Courtly Dances - Coranto

Takuo Yuasa

5. The Courtly Dances - Pavane

Takuo Yuasa

6. The Courtly Dances - Morris Dance

Takuo Yuasa

7. The Courtly Dances - Galliard

Takuo Yuasa

8. The Courtly Dances - Lavolta

Takuo Yuasa

9. The Courtly Dances - Gloriana moritura

Takuo Yuasa

10. Cello Symphony Op. 68 - I. Allegro maestoso

Nicholas Ward

11. Cello Symphony Op. 68 - II. Presto inquieto

Nicholas Ward

12. III. Adagio - - Cadenza

Nicholas Ward

13. III. Adagio - - IV. Passacaglia (Andante allegro)

Nicholas Ward

14. III. Adagio - - Variations on a Christmas carol, 'Men of Goodwill'

Minnesota Orchestra

CD6

1. Sinfonietta Op. 1 - I: Poco presto ed agitato

Britten Sinfonia

2. Sinfonietta Op. 1 - II: Andante lento

Britten Sinfonia

3. Sinfonietta Op. 1 - III: Tarantella (Presto vivace)

Britten Sinfonia

4. Sinfonietta Op. 1 - Russian Funeral

Sir Simon Rattle

5. Suite on English Folk Tunes: 'A time there was...' Op.90 - I. Cakes and Ale

Sir Simon Rattle

6. Suite on English Folk Tunes: 'A time there was...' Op.90 - II. The Bitter Withy

Sir Simon Rattle

7. Suite on English Folk Tunes: 'A time there was...' Op.90 - III. Hankin Booby

Sir Simon Rattle

8. Suite on English Folk Tunes: 'A time there was...' Op.90 - IV. Hunt the Squirrel

Sir Simon Rattle

9. Suite on English Folk Tunes: 'A time there was...' Op.90 - V. Lord Melbourne

Sir Simon Rattle

10. Matinées musicales Op. 24 - March

English Chamber Orchestra

11. Matinées musicales Op. 24 - Nocturne

English Chamber Orchestra

12. Matinées musicales Op. 24 - Waltz

English Chamber Orchestra

13. Matinées musicales Op. 24 - Pantomime

English Chamber Orchestra

14. Matinées musicales Op. 24 - Moto perpetuo

English Chamber Orchestra

15. Soirées musicales Op. 9 - March

English Chamber Orchestra

16. Soirées musicales Op. 9 - Canzonetta

English Chamber Orchestra

17. Soirées musicales Op. 9 - Tirolese

English Chamber Orchestra

18. Soirées musicales Op. 9 - Bolero

English Chamber Orchestra

19. Soirées musicales Op. 9 - Tarantella

English Chamber Orchestra

20. Rossini Suite - I. Allegro brillante -

George McPhee

21. Rossini Suite - II. Allegretto

George McPhee

22. Rossini Suite - III. Allegretto -

George McPhee

23. Rossini Suite - IV. Bolero (Allegro moderato) -

George McPhee

24. Rossini Suite - V. Allegro con brio

George McPhee

CD 7

1. Act I - Prelude

Oliver Knussen

2. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - The Fool and the Dwarf (David Purser, principal trombone)

Oliver Knussen

3. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - March and Courtiers' Dance (John Harle, alto saxophone)

Oliver Knussen

4. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - Entry of the Pages and the Four Kings (Sebastian Bell, principal flute)

Oliver Knussen

5. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - Variation of the King of the North

Oliver Knussen

6. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - Variation of the King of the East (Michael Thompson, horn)

Oliver Knussen

7. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - Variation of the King of the West

Oliver Knussen

8. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - Variation of the King of the South (John Chimes, timpani; Kevin Nutty, native drums)

Oliver Knussen

9. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - The Kings bow before the Emperor

Oliver Knussen

10. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - Variation of Princess Belle Epine

Oliver Knussen

11. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - Variation of Princess Belle Rose and Pas de deux (Gareth Hulse, oboe; John Miller, trumpet)

Oliver Knussen

12. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - The Kings and Belle Rose

Oliver Knussen

13. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - Belle Epine and the Four Kings

Oliver Knussen

14. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - The Rage of the Kings

Oliver Knussen

15. The Palace of the Emperor of the Middle Kingdom - Entry of the Four Winged Frogs (John Orford, principal bassoon)

Oliver Knussen

16. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Introduction: Belle Rose borne in by the Frogs

Oliver Knussen

17. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Waltz (Clouds, Stars and Moon)

Oliver Knussen

18. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Belle Rose borne in by the Frogs

Oliver Knussen

19. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Entrée (Sea Horses, Fish Creatures and Waves)

Oliver Knussen

20. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Variation (Sea Horses)

Oliver Knussen

21. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Variation (Fish Creatures) (Helen Tunstall, harp; Joy Farrall, clarinet)

Oliver Knussen

22. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Coda

Oliver Knussen

23. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Belle Rose borne in by the Frogs

Oliver Knussen

24. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Pas de deux (Male and Female Flames)

Oliver Knussen

25. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Variation (Male Flame)

Oliver Knussen

26. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Variation (Female Flame)

Oliver Knussen

27. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Coda

Oliver Knussen

28. Scene 1: The Strange Journey of Belle Rose to the Pagoda Land - Belle Rose, exhausted, borne in by the Frogs

Oliver Knussen

29. Scene 2: The Arrival and Adventures of Belle Rose in the Kingdom of the Pagodas - Belle Rose in darkness (Nona Liddell, violin)

Oliver Knussen

30. Scene 2: The Arrival and Adventures of Belle Rose in the Kingdom of the Pagodas - The Pagodas (James Holland, principal percussion; John Constable, principal keyboard)

Oliver Knussen

31. Scene 2: The Arrival and Adventures of Belle Rose in the Kingdom of the Pagodas - The Salamander

Oliver Knussen

32. Scene 2: The Arrival and Adventures of Belle Rose in the Kingdom of the Pagodas - Pas de deux (The Prince and Belle Rose) (Nicholas Daniel, cor anglais; Helen Tunstall, harp)

Oliver Knussen

33. Scene 2: The Arrival and Adventures of Belle Rose in the Kingdom of the Pagodas - Belle Rose hunts for the Prince

Oliver Knussen

CD8

1. Scene 1: The Palace of the Middle Kingdom - Empress Belle Epine

Oliver Knussen

2. Scene 1: The Palace of the Middle Kingdom - The Old Emperor (John Harle, alto saxophone)

Oliver Knussen

3. Scene 1: The Palace of the Middle Kingdom - Appearance of Belle Rose and the Salamander

Oliver Knussen

4. Scene 2: The Pagoda Palace - Transformation

Oliver Knussen

5. Scene 2: The Pagoda Palace - Pas de six: Entrée

Oliver Knussen

6. Scene 2: The Pagoda Palace - Variation I: Pas de deux

Oliver Knussen

7. Scene 2: The Pagoda Palace - Variation II: Girl's Solo (Nona Liddell, violin; Christopher van Kampen, cello)

Oliver Knussen

8. Variation III - Boy's Solo

Oliver Knussen

9. Variation III - Pas de trois

Oliver Knussen

10. Variation III - Coda

Oliver Knussen

11. Variation III - Pas de caractère (The Emperor and the Fool)

Oliver Knussen

12. Variation III - Pas de deux (Belle Rose and the Prince of the Pagodas)

Oliver Knussen

13. Variation III - Variation (The Prince)

Oliver Knussen

14. Variation III - Variation (Belle Rose)

Oliver Knussen

15. Variation III - Finale

Oliver Knussen

16. Variation III - Apotheosis

Oliver Knussen

One of the most innovative and imaginative composers of the 20th century, Benjamin Britten was a master of the orchestral genre. This extensive collection charts the development of Britten’s orchestral voice and features some of his greatest works, including the evocative Four Sea Interludes, the powerful and majestic Sinfonia da Requiem, the virtuosic Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra and the brilliantly colourful ballet score The Prince of the Pagodas.

EMI Classics 8cds 9781602

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