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 Offer Best of British

A 2-CD Set of Stirring Music by the Best of British Composers

Various artists including Maria Kliegel, Maggini Quartet, Oxford Camerata conducted by Jeremy Summerly, Royal Scottish National Orchestra conducted by David Lloyd-Jones, Choir of St. John's College, Cambridge conducted by Christopher Robinson, London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Steuart Bedford

2 CDs

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Contents: MP3320

 Excerpt  Elgar: Enigma Variations, Op. 36

3:34
$1.05
  • Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
  • George Hurst
  • Recorded: 7-8 September 1995
  • Recording Venue: Wessex Hall, Poole Arts Centre, England

Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 9 (Nimrod)

3:34
$1.05

Walton: Crown Imperial

6:42
$1.05
  • English Northern Philharmonia
  • Paul Daniel
  • Recorded: 7 July, 25 October 1996
  • Recording Venue: Leeds Town Hall, UK

Bridge: 2 Poems: No. 2. Allegro con brio

4:19
$1.05
  • New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
  • James Judd
  • Recorded: 8-9 November 2003
  • Recording Venue: Henry Wood Hall, UK

Vaughan Williams: Sea Songs

3:53
$1.05
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Paul Murphy
  • Recorded: 19 April 2006
  • Recording Venue: Angel Studios, London, UK

 Excerpt  Rubbra: Violin Concerto, Op. 103

5:07
$1.05
  • Ulster Orchestra
  • Takuo Yuasa
  • Krysia Osostowicz (violin)
  • Recorded: 25-26 May 2004
  • Recording Venue: Ulster Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Violin Concerto, Op. 103: III. Allegro giocoso

5:07
$1.05

Stanford: Communion Service in C major, Op. 115: Gloria

3:29
$1.05
  • Choir of St John's College Cambridge
  • Christopher Robinson
  • Christopher Whitton (organ)
  • Recorded: 12-13 July 2002
  • Recording Venue: St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge

 Excerpt  Arnold: Four Scottish Dances, Op. 59

4:16
$2.10
  • Queensland Symphony Orchestra
  • Andrew Penny
  • Recorded: 11-15 December 1995
  • Recording Venue: Queensland, New Zealand

No. 1. Pesante

2:08
$1.05

No. 2. Vivace

2:08
$1.05

Elgar: Give unto the Lord (Psalm 29), Op. 74

7:57
$2.10
  • Choir of St John's College Cambridge
  • Christopher Robinson
  • Jonathan Vaughn (organ)
  • Recorded: 9-10 July 2002
  • Recording Venue: St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge, UK

 Excerpt  Britten: Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op. 33a

3:59
$1.05
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Steuart Bedford
  • Recorded: Abbey Studio 1, London, UK
  • Recording Venue: 15-17 July 1989

4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a: No. 2. Sunday Morning

3:59
$1.05

Walton: Spitfire Prelude & Fugue

7:48
$2.10
  • English Northern Philharmonia
  • Paul Daniel
  • Recorded: 3 May, 24-25 October 1996
  • Recording Venue: Leeds Town Hall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK
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 Excerpt  Holst: The Planets, Op. 32

7:58
$2.10
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • David Lloyd-Jones
  • Recorded: 17-18 February 2001
  • Recording Venue: City Halls, Glasgow, UK

The Planets, Op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity

7:58
$2.10

Parry: I was glad

4:46
$1.05
  • Leeds Festival Chorus, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Paul Daniel
  • Recorded: 7 July and 25 October 1996
  • Recording Venue: Leeds Town Hall, Leeds, UK

I was glad when they said unto me (Psalm 122), Op. 51

4:46
$1.05

 Excerpt  Elgar: Enigma Variations, Op. 36

4:38
$1.05
  • Recorded: 7-8 September 1995
  • Recording Venue: Wessex Hall, Poole Arts Centre, UK

Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 14 (E.D.U.): Finale

4:38
$1.05

Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending

15:03
$4.20
  • English Northern Philharmonia
  • David Lloyd-Jones
  • David Greed (violin)

Stanford: 8 Partsongs, Op. 119

3:49
$1.05
  • Oxford Camerata
  • Jeremy Summerly
  • Carys-Anne Lane (soprano)
  • Recorded: 21-22 March 1994
  • Recording Venue: Chapel of Hertford College, Oxford, UK

8 Partsongs, Op. 119: No. 3: The blue bird

3:49
$1.05

 Excerpt  Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85

5:12
$1.05
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Michael Halász
  • Maria Kliegel (cello)
  • Recorded: 8-10 November 1991
  • Recording Venue: Henry Wood Hall, London, UK

Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: III. Adagio

5:12
$1.05

Bax: Summer Music

9:03
$2.10
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • David Lloyd-Jones
  • Recorded: 3-4 August 2002
  • Recording Venue: Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, UK

Ireland: 4 Preludes: No. 3. The Holy Boy (version for string quartet)

3:16
$1.05
  • Maggini Quartet
  • Recorded: 21-23 January 2004
  • Recording Venue: Potton Hall, Suffolk, UK

4 Preludes: No. 3. The Holy Boy (arr. string quartet)

3:16
$1.05

 Excerpt  Stainer: The Crucifixion

3:35
$1.05
  • Clare College Choir, Cambridge
  • Timothy Brown
  • Recorded: 21-22 June 2004
  • Recording Venue: Guildford Cathedral, Guildford, Surrey, UK

The Crucifixion: God so loved the world

3:35
$1.05

 Excerpt  Finzi: Clarinet Concerto, Op. 31

7:53
$2.10
  • Northern Sinfonia
  • Howard Griffiths
  • Robert Plane (clarinet)

Clarinet Concerto, Op. 31: I. Allegro vigoroso

7:53
$2.10

 Excerpt  Elgar: Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op. 20

3:17
$1.05
  • Cappella Istropolitana
  • Adrian Leaper
  • Recorded: 12-16 April, 17-19 September 1989
  • Recording Venue: Moyzes Hall, Bratislava

Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op. 20: I. Allegro piacevole

3:17
$1.05

Rutter: Requiem

5:08
$1.05
  • Clare College Choir, Cambridge, City of London Sinfonia
  • Timothy Brown
  • Recorded: July 2002
  • Recording Venue: Douai Abbey, Berkshire, UK

Requiem: The Lord is my shepherd

5:08
$1.05

Tavener: The Lamb

3:51
$1.05
  • Choir of St John's College Cambridge
  • Christopher Robinson
  • Recorded: 11-13 July 2000
  • Recording Venue: St John's College Chapel, Cambridge, UK

Harty: Piano Concerto in B minor

8:55
$2.10
  • Ulster Orchestra
  • Takuo Yuasa
  • Peter Donohoe (piano)
  • Recorded: 21-22 February 2005
  • Recording Venue: Ulster Hall, Belfast, UK

Piano Concerto in B minor: II. Tranquillo e calmo

8:55
$2.10

 Excerpt  Delius: Pieces (2) for Small Orchestra

5:53
$1.05
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • David Lloyd-Jones
  • Recorded: 20-21 August 2002
  • Recording Venue: Royal Glasgow Concert Hall, Glasgow, UK

2 Pieces for Small Orchestra: No. 1. On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring

5:53
$1.05
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 Excerpt  Elgar: Enigma Variations, Op. 36

3:34
$1.25
  • Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
  • George Hurst
  • Recorded: 7-8 September 1995
  • Recording Venue: Wessex Hall, Poole Arts Centre, England

Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 9 (Nimrod)

3:34
$1.25

Walton: Crown Imperial

6:42
$1.25
  • English Northern Philharmonia
  • Paul Daniel
  • Recorded: 7 July, 25 October 1996
  • Recording Venue: Leeds Town Hall, UK

Bridge: 2 Poems: No. 2. Allegro con brio

4:19
$1.25
  • New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
  • James Judd
  • Recorded: 8-9 November 2003
  • Recording Venue: Henry Wood Hall, UK

Vaughan Williams: Sea Songs

3:53
$1.25
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Paul Murphy
  • Recorded: 19 April 2006
  • Recording Venue: Angel Studios, London, UK

 Excerpt  Rubbra: Violin Concerto, Op. 103

5:07
$1.25
  • Ulster Orchestra
  • Takuo Yuasa
  • Krysia Osostowicz (violin)
  • Recorded: 25-26 May 2004
  • Recording Venue: Ulster Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Violin Concerto, Op. 103: III. Allegro giocoso

5:07
$1.25

Stanford: Communion Service in C major, Op. 115: Gloria

3:29
$1.25
  • Choir of St John's College Cambridge
  • Christopher Robinson
  • Christopher Whitton (organ)
  • Recorded: 12-13 July 2002
  • Recording Venue: St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge

 Excerpt  Arnold: Four Scottish Dances, Op. 59

4:16
$2.50
  • Queensland Symphony Orchestra
  • Andrew Penny
  • Recorded: 11-15 December 1995
  • Recording Venue: Queensland, New Zealand

No. 1. Pesante

2:08
$1.25

No. 2. Vivace

2:08
$1.25

Elgar: Give unto the Lord (Psalm 29), Op. 74

7:57
$2.50
  • Choir of St John's College Cambridge
  • Christopher Robinson
  • Jonathan Vaughn (organ)
  • Recorded: 9-10 July 2002
  • Recording Venue: St. John's College Chapel, Cambridge, UK

 Excerpt  Britten: Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op. 33a

3:59
$1.25
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Steuart Bedford
  • Recorded: Abbey Studio 1, London, UK
  • Recording Venue: 15-17 July 1989

4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a: No. 2. Sunday Morning

3:59
$1.25

Walton: Spitfire Prelude & Fugue

7:48
$2.50
  • English Northern Philharmonia
  • Paul Daniel
  • Recorded: 3 May, 24-25 October 1996
  • Recording Venue: Leeds Town Hall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK
Show 15 remaining works on this recording

 Excerpt  Holst: The Planets, Op. 32

7:58
$2.50
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • David Lloyd-Jones
  • Recorded: 17-18 February 2001
  • Recording Venue: City Halls, Glasgow, UK

The Planets, Op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity

7:58
$2.50

Parry: I was glad

4:46
$1.25
  • Leeds Festival Chorus, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Paul Daniel
  • Recorded: 7 July and 25 October 1996
  • Recording Venue: Leeds Town Hall, Leeds, UK

I was glad when they said unto me (Psalm 122), Op. 51

4:46
$1.25

 Excerpt  Elgar: Enigma Variations, Op. 36

4:38
$1.25
  • Recorded: 7-8 September 1995
  • Recording Venue: Wessex Hall, Poole Arts Centre, UK

Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Variation 14 (E.D.U.): Finale

4:38
$1.25

Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending

15:03
$5.05
  • English Northern Philharmonia
  • David Lloyd-Jones
  • David Greed (violin)

Stanford: 8 Partsongs, Op. 119

3:49
$1.25
  • Oxford Camerata
  • Jeremy Summerly
  • Carys-Anne Lane (soprano)
  • Recorded: 21-22 March 1994
  • Recording Venue: Chapel of Hertford College, Oxford, UK

8 Partsongs, Op. 119: No. 3: The blue bird

3:49
$1.25

 Excerpt  Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85

5:12
$1.25
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Michael Halász
  • Maria Kliegel (cello)
  • Recorded: 8-10 November 1991
  • Recording Venue: Henry Wood Hall, London, UK

Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: III. Adagio

5:12
$1.25

Bax: Summer Music

9:03
$2.50
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • David Lloyd-Jones
  • Recorded: 3-4 August 2002
  • Recording Venue: Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, UK

Ireland: 4 Preludes: No. 3. The Holy Boy (version for string quartet)

3:16
$1.25
  • Maggini Quartet
  • Recorded: 21-23 January 2004
  • Recording Venue: Potton Hall, Suffolk, UK

4 Preludes: No. 3. The Holy Boy (arr. string quartet)

3:16
$1.25

 Excerpt  Stainer: The Crucifixion

3:35
$1.25
  • Clare College Choir, Cambridge
  • Timothy Brown
  • Recorded: 21-22 June 2004
  • Recording Venue: Guildford Cathedral, Guildford, Surrey, UK

The Crucifixion: God so loved the world

3:35
$1.25

 Excerpt  Finzi: Clarinet Concerto, Op. 31

7:53
$2.50
  • Northern Sinfonia
  • Howard Griffiths
  • Robert Plane (clarinet)

Clarinet Concerto, Op. 31: I. Allegro vigoroso

7:53
$2.50

 Excerpt  Elgar: Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op. 20

3:17
$1.25
  • Cappella Istropolitana
  • Adrian Leaper
  • Recorded: 12-16 April, 17-19 September 1989
  • Recording Venue: Moyzes Hall, Bratislava

Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op. 20: I. Allegro piacevole

3:17
$1.25

Rutter: Requiem

5:08
$1.25
  • Clare College Choir, Cambridge, City of London Sinfonia
  • Timothy Brown
  • Recorded: July 2002
  • Recording Venue: Douai Abbey, Berkshire, UK

Requiem: The Lord is my shepherd

5:08
$1.25

Tavener: The Lamb

3:51
$1.25
  • Choir of St John's College Cambridge
  • Christopher Robinson
  • Recorded: 11-13 July 2000
  • Recording Venue: St John's College Chapel, Cambridge, UK

Harty: Piano Concerto in B minor

8:55
$2.50
  • Ulster Orchestra
  • Takuo Yuasa
  • Peter Donohoe (piano)
  • Recorded: 21-22 February 2005
  • Recording Venue: Ulster Hall, Belfast, UK

Piano Concerto in B minor: II. Tranquillo e calmo

8:55
$2.50

 Excerpt  Delius: Pieces (2) for Small Orchestra

5:53
$1.25
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • David Lloyd-Jones
  • Recorded: 20-21 August 2002
  • Recording Venue: Royal Glasgow Concert Hall, Glasgow, UK

2 Pieces for Small Orchestra: No. 1. On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring

5:53
$1.25
Hide 15 works on this recording