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 Offer Great Violists - Primrose

William Primrose (viola)

RCA Victor Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Frieder Weissmann, William Walton, Serge Koussevitzky

Contents:

Casadesus, H: Viola Concerto in the Style of Handel

15:21
  • RCA Victor Orchestra
  • Frieder Weissmann
  • William Primrose (viola)
  • Recorded: 8 May 1946

I. Allegro moderato

5:10

II. Andante ma non troppo

4:52

III. Allegro molto

5:19

Walton: Viola Concerto

22:33
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Sir William Walton
  • William Primrose (viola)
  • Recorded: 22-23 July 1946

I. Andante comodo

7:34

II. Vivo, con molto preciso

3:48

III. Allegro moderato

11:11

Berlioz: Harold en Italie, Op. 16

41:43
  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Sergey Koussevitzky
  • William Primrose (viola)
  • Recorded: 28 November 1944

I. Harold in the Mountains. Scene of Melancholy, Happiness and Joy

12:54

II. March of the Pilgrims Singing Their Evening Prayer

8:49

III. Serenade of an Abruzzi Mountaineer to His Beloved

6:48

IV. Orgy of the Brigands. Reminders of the Preceding Scenes

13:12