50 Best British Classics

50 Best British Classics

     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
05/22/2012
Label:
Warner Classics
UPC:
5099932735925
catalogNumber:
27359

Tracks

  1. Elizabethan Serenade, for orchestra  - Ronald Binge
  2. Calling All Workers, march for orchestra  -  Eric Coates  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Reginald Kilbey
  3. Dusk, for voice & piano  - Cecil Armstrong Gibbs  - Vivian Dunn  -  Light Music Society Orchestra  - Jay Wilbur
  4. Country Gardens, folk song for orchestra (arrangement not by Grainger) (BFMS 22)  - Percy Grainger  - Vivian Dunn  -  Light Music Society Orchestra
  5. Warsaw Concerto for piano & orchestra (for the film "Dangerous Moonlight"/"Suicide Squadron"): Opening  - Richard Addinsell  - Daniel Adni  - Kenneth Alwyn  -  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
  6. H. M. S. Pinafore (The Lass that Loved a Sailor), operetta: Overture  - Arthur Sullivan  -  Pro Arte Orchestra  - Malcolm Sargent
  7. Shepherd's Hey!, folk song for orchestra (BFMS 16)  - Percy Grainger  - Vivian Dunn  -  Light Music Society Orchestra
  8. The Dream of Olwen, for piano & orchestra (From the film "The Way to the Stars")  -  Charles Williams  - Daniel Adni  - Kenneth Alwyn  -  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
  9. Knightsbridge, march  -  Eric Coates  - Charles Groves  -  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
  10. In a Monastery Garden for chorus & orchestra  - Albert W. Ketèlbey  -  Ambrosian Singers  - John Lanchbery  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  11. The Devil's Galop, for orchestra (theme for the radio series Dick Barton: Special Agent)  -  Charles Williams  -  Charles Williams  -  Charles Williams & His Concert Orchestra
  12. Barwick Green, for orchestra  - Arthur Wood  - Sidney Torch  -  Sidney Torch Orchestra
  13. The Yeomen of the Guard (The Merryman and his Maid), operetta: Overture  - Arthur Sullivan  -  Pro Arte Orchestra  - Malcolm Sargent
  14. By the Sleepy Lagoon, valse serenade for orchestra  -  Eric Coates  -  London Symphony Orchestra  - Charles Mackerras
  15. Spitfire Prelude & Fugue, for orchestra (from film score "The First of the Few")  - William Walton  - William Walton  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  16. The Watermill, for oboe, harp & strings  - Ronald Binge  - Vivian Dunn  -  Light Music Society Orchestra
  17. Murder on the Orient Express, film score: Waltz  - Richard Rodney Bennett  -  Royal Opera House Orchestra Covent Garden  - Marcus Dods
  18. Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra)  - Hubert Parry  -  Goldsmiths' Choral Union  - Owain Arwel Hughes  -  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  19. Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1, for orchestra in D major, Op. 39/1  - Edward Elgar  - Vernon Handley  - David Bell  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra
  20. Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis, for 2 string orchestras  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  - John Barbirolli  -  Sinfonia of London
  21. Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell), for speaker ad lib & orchestra, Op. 34: Theme and Fugue  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  22. Enigma Variations, for orchestra, Op. 36: Nimrod  - Edward Elgar  - Adrian Boult  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra
  23. Crown Imperial, coronation march for orchestra  - William Walton  - David Bell  - Adrian Boult  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra
  24. The Lark Ascending, romance for violin & orchestra  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  - Hugh Bean  - Adrian Boult  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  25. The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: Jupiter  - Gustav Holst  - Adrian Boult  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra
  26. La Calinda, for orchestra (arrangement by Fenby of the dance from Act 2 of Koanga)  - Frederick Delius  - John Barbirolli  -  Hallé
  27. Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: 1. Adagio - Moderato  - Edward Elgar  - John Barbirolli  - Jacqueline du Pré  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  28. I Was Glad (Psalm 122), anthem for chorus & organ (or orchestra)  - Hubert Parry  -  Cambridge University Musical Society  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Philip Ledger  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra  -  Band of the Royal Military School of Music
  29. Faire Is the Heaven, for chorus  - William H. Harris  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  - William Harris
  30. The Day Thou Gavest, Lord, Is Ended (Tune: St. Clement)  - Clement Cotterill Scholefield  - John Rutter  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  - Benjamin Bayl
  31. O nata lux de lumine, motet (hymn) for 5 voices, P. 209  - Thomas Tallis  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  - Oliver Brett
  32. The Old 100th Psalm ("All people that on earth do dwell"), for chorus, unison chorus, orchestra & organ  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  -  Wallace Collection  - Benjamin Bayl  - Roy Douglas
  33. Song for Athene, for chorus  - John Tavener  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury
  34. Psalm 67: God be merciful unto us, and bless us  - Edward Bairstow  - David Willcocks  - David Willcocks  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge
  35. Justorum animae (also anthem "Souls of the righteous"), motet for 5 voices (SSATB)  - William Byrd  - David Willcocks  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge
  36. Abide with me (Tune: Eventide)  - William Henry Monk  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  - Stephen Cleobury  - Peter Stevens
  37. Hear my prayer, O Lord, anthem for chorus, violins & continuo, Z. 15 (unfinished)  - Henry Purcell  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Philip Ledger
  38. Requiem for chorus & orchestra: Requiem aeternam  - John Rutter  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  -  City of London Sinfonia
  39. Come Down, O Love Divine, hymn ("Down Ampney")  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  - Thomas Williamson  - Thomas Williamson
  40. Ave verum corpus (also anthem: "O Lord, God of Israel"), motet for 4 voices (SATB)  - William Byrd  - David Willcocks  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge
  41. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Hallelujah Chorus  - David Willcocks  - George Frideric Handel  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge
  42. Dear Lord and Father of mankind (Tune: Repton), anthem  - Hubert Parry  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  - Benjamin Bayl  - Thomas Bullard
  43. Psalm 23 "The Lord is my shepherd"  - John Goss  - David Willcocks  - David Willcocks  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge
  44. Beati Quorum Via, Op. 38/3  - Charles Villiers Stanford  - David Willcocks  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge
  45. Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven  - John Goss  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  - Stephen Cleobury  - Thomas Williamson
  46. If ye love me, anthem for 4 voices  - Thomas Tallis  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Philip Ledger
  47. Zadok the Priest, coronation anthem No. 1 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258  - George Frideric Handel  -  Academy of Ancient Music  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury

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