album

British Composers: Best of British

77 songs (5 hours and 36 minutes)
Disc 1
1
Springtime - Suite: III. Dance in the Twilight
Pro Arte Orchestra & George Weldon
4:10
2
Vanity Fair
Pro Arte Orchestra & George Weldon
3:44
3
Punchinello - Miniature Overture
Pro Arte Orchestra & George Weldon
2:44
4
Little Serenade
Pro Arte Orchestra & George Weldon
3:23
5
Miss Melanie
Pro Arte Orchestra & George Weldon
2:25
6
Waltz for string orchestra
Pro Arte Orchestra & George Weldon
2:29
7
Elizabethan Masque
Pro Arte Orchestra & George Weldon
2:27
8
Portuguese Party
Pro Arte Orchestra & George Weldon
3:03
9
Siciliano
Pro Arte Orchestra & George Weldon
3:44
10
Moods - Suite: VI. Joyousness
Pro Arte Orchestra & George Weldon
4:29
11
Elizabethan Serenade, "The Man in the Street"
Reginald Kilbey & Studio 2 Symphony Orchestra
3:34
12
Paris - Suite: III. Montmatre
Studio 2 Concert Orchestra & Reginald Kilbey
4:02
13
Lullaby for Penelope
Studio 2 Concert Orchestra & Reginald Kilbey
3:46
14
Portrait of a Flirt
Studio 2 Concert Orchestra & Reginald Kilbey
2:46
15
Rouge et noir
Studio 2 Concert Orchestra & Reginald Kilbey
2:29
16
Little Suite: I. March
Light Music Society Orchestra & Lt. Col. Sir Vivian Dunn
3:14
17
The Boulevardier
Light Music Society Orchestra & Lt. Col. Sir Vivian Dunn
3:37
18
The Watermill
Light Music Society Orchestra & Lt. Col. Sir Vivian Dunn
4:01
19
Tabarinage
Light Music Society Orchestra & Lt. Col. Sir Vivian Dunn
3:18
20
The Ring of Kerry: I. Jaunting Car
Light Music Society Orchestra & Lt. Col. Sir Vivian Dunn
2:47
21
Impression of a Princess
Eric Coates and his Concert Orchestra
3:05
22
Wood Nymphs - Valsette
Eric Coates and his Concert Orchestra
3:20
23
The Dam Busters
Eric Coates and his Concert Orchestra
2:58
Disc 2
1
Marigold, Op. 78 (1996 Remastered Version)
Richard Rodney Bennett
2:57
2
Puppets Suite Op. 77: Punch
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
2:33
3
Four Aces: Ace of Hearts
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
3:05
4
Piano Exaggerations: Antiquary
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
2:27
5
Shallow waters
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
2:43
6
3 Syncopated Rambles: The Printer's Devil (Theme and Transcription)
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
3:31
7
Piano Exaggerations: Sleepy Piano
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
3:34
8
Railroad rhythm
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
3:14
9
The Rout Trot T42
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
1:46
10
Elegiac Blues
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
3:24
11
Déjeuner dansant: Valsette brute
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
3:02
12
Déjeuner dansant: Raguette extra-sec
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
1:46
13
Folk-Tune
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
2:43
14
Elegy (1996 Remastered Version)
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
3:53
15
Bliss
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
2:20
16
Old Sir Faulk (1996 Remastered Version)
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
1:58
17
Concerto for solo pianoforte and nine players: I. Overture (Allegro)
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, English Sinfonia & Neville Dilkes
8:27
18
Concerto for solo pianoforte and nine players: II. Intermède (Andante recitando)
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, English Sinfonia & Neville Dilkes
9:57
19
Concerto for solo pianoforte and nine players: III. Finale (Lugubre)
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, English Sinfonia & Neville Dilkes
8:46
Disc 3
1
Overture to a Comedy
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
7:52
2
Three English Dances Op. 11: 1. Allegro giocoso
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
2:51
3
Three English Dances Op. 11: 2. Allegro scherzoso
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
2:15
4
Three English Dances Op. 11: 3. Allegro non troppo, ma con spirito
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
2:21
5
Siesta, for Small Orchestra
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
6:11
6
2 Sketches for String Quartet, Op. 15: I. By the tarn. Andante tranquillo (Orch. Version)
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
4:57
7
Where the Rainbow Ends - Suite: 1a. Rainbow Land
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
3:24
8
Where the Rainbow Ends - Suite: 1b. Will o' the Wisp
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
3:38
9
Where the Rainbow Ends - Suite: 2. Rosamund
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
3:08
10
Where the Rainbow Ends - Suite: 3. Fairy Frolic
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
1:42
11
Where the Rainbow Ends - Suite: 4. Goblin Forest
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
2:55
12
Mediterranean, GP. 257
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
4:29
13
An Old Song, for Small Orchestra
Northern Sinfonia Of England & Richard Hickox
7:07
14
Henry VIII: Morris Dance (Act 4)
Richard Hickox
2:26
15
Henry VIII: Shepherd's Dance (Act 1)
Richard Hickox
3:49
16
Henry VIII: Torch Dance (Act 1)
Richard Hickox
2:08
Disc 4
1
Hail, gladdening light (3rd-century Greek, trans. J. Keble)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
3:31
2
And I saw a new heaven (Revelation 21: 1-4)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Christopher Hughes & Stephen Cleobury
5:29
3
Greater love hath no man
Michael Pearce, Paul Robinson, Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Christopher Hughes & Stephen Cleobury
6:03
4
Faire is the heaven (Spenser)
King's College Choir, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
5:12
5
Vox dicentis: Clama (Isaiah 40/ 6-11)
Thomas Rose, Robert Datnow, Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
8:38
6
Like as the hart (Psalm 42: 1-3)
Michael Pearce, Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Christopher Hughes & Stephen Cleobury
6:44
7
Set me as a seal upon thine heart (Song of Solomon 8: 6-7)
Gautam Rangarajan, Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
3:43
8
The Lord is my shepherd Op. 91 No. 1 (2003 Remastered Version)
King's College Choir, Cambridge, Thomas Rose, Christopher Hughes & Stephen Cleobury
4:42
9
A Hymn of St Columba (Regis regum rectissimi) [attrib. St. Columba]
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Christopher Hughes & Stephen Cleobury
2:40
10
Let all the world in every corner sing (George Herbert)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Christopher Hughes & Stephen Cleobury
3:39
11
I love the Lord (Psalm 116: 1-4 & 7-9)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
6:15
12
Ascending into Heaven (Me receptet Sion illa) [Hildebert of Lavardin]
Gautam Rangarajan, Robert Rice, Christopher Hughes & Stephen Cleobury
7:39
13
One foot in Eden still, I stand (Edwin Muir)
Thomas Rose, Michael Pearce, Robin Tyson, Gautam Rangarajan, Paul Robinson & Choir of King's College, Cambridge
7:19
Disc 5
1
Introduction and Allegro for string quartet and string orchestra Op. 47
Richard Hickox
14:00
2
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Richard Hickox
15:20
3
Sonata for strings: I. Allegro
Richard Hickox & City of London Sinfonia
8:33
4
Sonata for strings: II. Presto
Richard Hickox & City of London Sinfonia
4:22
5
Sonata for strings: III. Lento
Richard Hickox & City of London Sinfonia
9:28
6
Sonata for strings: IV. Allegro molto
Richard Hickox & City of London Sinfonia
4:30