Best of British

Best of British

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Product Details

Release Date:
09/28/2010
Label:
Warner Classics
UPC:
5099963160024
catalogNumber:
31600
Rank:
380477

Tracks

  1. Coronation Ode ("Land of Hope and Glory"), for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 44: Finale. Land of Hope and Glory  - Edward Elgar  -  Cambridge University Musical Society  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Alfreda Hodgson  - Philip Ledger  - Felicity Lott  - Richard Morton  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra  - Stephen Roberts  -  Band of the Royal Military School of Music
  2. Henry V, choral suite (arr. by M.Sargent) and orchestral suite (arr. by C.Matthieson): No. 4. Touch her soft lips and part  - William Walton  - Charles Groves  -  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra  - Peter Mathieson
  3. Façade, Suite No. 2, for orchestra: 5. Popular Song  - William Walton  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Louis Frémaux
  4. On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring, tone poem for orchestra (Pieces for small orchestra, No. 1), RT vi/19/1  - Frederick Delius  - Richard Hickox  - Royal Northern Sinfonia
  5. Salut d'amour, for violin & piano, Op. 12  - Edward Elgar  - Lawrance Collingwood  -  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  6. The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace, for soloists, chorus & orchestra: Benedictus  - Karl Jenkins  - Karl Jenkins  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  -  National Youth Choir of Great Britain  - Guy Johnston  - Mike Brewer
  7. Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351: Minuets 1 & 2  - George Frideric Handel  - Arthur Davison  -  Virtuosi of England
  8. Serenade, for strings in E minor, Op. 20: 1. Larghetto  - Edward Elgar  - Adrian Boult  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra
  9. Warsaw Concerto for piano & orchestra (for the film "Dangerous Moonlight"/"Suicide Squadron")  - Richard Addinsell  - Daniel Adni  - Kenneth Alwyn  -  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra  - Roy Douglas
  10. Simple Symphony, for string orchestra, Op. 4: 3. Sentimental Saraband  - Benjamin Britten  - Neville Marriner  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  11. Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351: La Réjouissance  - George Frideric Handel  - Arthur Davison  -  Virtuosi of England
  12. Requiem, for chorus & orchestra: In Paradisum  - Karl Jenkins  - Marat Bisengaliev  - Karl Jenkins  - Catrin Finch  - Côr Caerdydd  -  Cytgan  -  Serendipity  -  West Kazakhstan Philharmonic Orchestra
  13. The Dam Busters, march for the film score  -  Eric Coates  - Charles Groves  -  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
  14. Water Music Suite No.2 for orchestra in D major, HWV 349: Bourrée  - George Frideric Handel  - Arthur Davison  -  Virtuosi of England
  15. Pieces (2) ("Chanson de matin" & "Chanson de nuit"), for violin & piano (later orchestrated), Op. 15: No. 2. Chanson de matin  - Edward Elgar  - Lawrance Collingwood  -  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  16. Requiem for chorus & orchestra: 1. Requiem aeternam  - John Rutter  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  -  City of London Sinfonia
  17. English Folk Song Suite, for orchestra (orchestrated by G. Jacob): 1. March (Seventeen Come Sunday)  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  - Gordon Jacob  - Vernon Handley  -  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
  18. Crown Imperial, coronation march for orchestra  - William Walton  - Adrian Boult  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra
  19. Adiemus [I], Songs of Sanctuary, for voice & orchestra: Adiemus  - Karl Jenkins  - Mary Carewe  - Karl Jenkins  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  - Miriam Stockley  - Mike Taylor
  20. Water Music Suite No.2 for orchestra in D major, HWV 349: Alla Hornpipe  - George Frideric Handel  - Arthur Davison  -  Virtuosi of England
  21. Spem in Alium (also set as "Sing and glorify"), motet for 40 voices, P. 299  - Thomas Tallis  - Paul Nicholson  - Andrew Parrott  -  Taverner Choir  -  Alan Wilson
  22. Solomon, oratorio, HWV 67: The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba  - George Frideric Handel  -  Hallé  - Owain Arwel Hughes
  23. Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra)  - Hubert Parry  - Edward Elgar  -  Goldsmiths' Choral Union  - Owain Arwel Hughes  -  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  24. Preludes (3) on Welsh Hymn Tunes for organ: No. 2. Rhosymedre  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  - Richard Hickox  - Royal Northern Sinfonia  - Arnold Foster
  25. Water Music Suite No.1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Bourrée  - George Frideric Handel  - Arthur Davison  -  Virtuosi of England
  26. The Dream of Gerontius, oratorio for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 38: Praise to the holiest (conclusion)  - Edward Elgar  -  Ambrosian Singers  - Janet Baker  - John Barbirolli  -  Hallé Choir  -  Hallé  -  Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus
  27. English Dances Set 2, for orchestra, Op. 33: English Dance No. 5  - Malcolm Arnold  - Matthew Arnold  - Charles Groves  -  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
  28. A Gaelic Blessing ("Deep Peace"), for chorus & orchestra  - John Rutter  -  St. Paul's Cathedral Choristers  - Andrew Lucas  - John Scott  -  City of London Sinfonia
  29. The Banks of Green Willow, idyll for orchestra  - George Butterworth  - Neville Dilkes  -  English Sinfonia  - Arthur Butterworth
  30. Zadok the Priest, coronation anthem No. 1 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258  - George Frideric Handel  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  -  English Chamber Orchestra  - Philip Ledger
  31. Variants (5) of 'Dives and Lazarus' for string orchestra & harp (or harps)  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  - Richard Hickox  - Royal Northern Sinfonia
  32. Juda Maccabeus, oratorio: Thine be the glory  - Sylvie Bodorová  - George Frideric Handel  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  - Stephen Cleobury  - Thomas Williamson
  33. The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace, for soloists, chorus & orchestra: Agnus Dei  - Karl Jenkins  - Paul Beniston  - Karl Jenkins  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  -  National Youth Choir of Great Britain  - Mike Brewer
  34. Water Music Suite No.1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Air  - George Frideric Handel  - Arthur Davison  -  Virtuosi of England
  35. Enigma Variations, for orchestra, Op. 36: 9. Nimrod  - Edward Elgar  - Adrian Boult  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  36. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Hallelujah Chorus  - George Frideric Handel  -  Ambrosian Singers  -  English Chamber Orchestra  - Charles Mackerras
  37. Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: 3. Adagio  - Edward Elgar  - Robert Cohen  - Norman del Mar  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra
  38. The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: 4. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity  - Gustav Holst  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  39. The Lark Ascending, romance for violin & orchestra  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  - Vernon Handley  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  - David Nolan
  40. The Dream of Gerontius, oratorio for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 38: The Angel's Farewell  - Edward Elgar  -  Ambrosian Singers  - Janet Baker  -  Hallé Choir  -  Hallé  -  Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus
  41. Pomp and Circumstance March No.4, for orchestra in G major, Op. 39/4  - Edward Elgar  - Vernon Handley  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra
  42. Fantasia on Greensleeves, for harp, flute & strings (arranged by R. Greaves; from the opera "Sir John In Love")  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  - Vernon Handley  -  Colin Chambers  - Ralph Greaves  - Mair Jones  -  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
  43. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born  - George Frideric Handel  -  Ambrosian Singers  -  English Chamber Orchestra  - Charles Mackerras
  44. Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis, for 2 string orchestras  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  - Vernon Handley  -  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

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