Best of London

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/29/2008
  • Label: Naxos
  • UPC: 747313209873
  • Catalog Number: 8572098-99
  • Sales rank: 363,898

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Yeomen of the Guard (The Merryman and his Maid), operetta: Overture - Arthur Sullivan & Andrew Penny (5:21)
    Composed byArthur Sullivan
    Conducted byAndrew Penny
    Performed byAndrew Penny, Royal Ballet Sinfonia
  2. 2 London (London Every Day), suite for orchestra: No. 1. Covent Garden - Eric Coates & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (5:11)
    Composed byEric Coates
    Conducted byAdrian Leaper
    Performed bySlovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Leaper
  3. 3 London (London Every Day), suite for orchestra: No. 3. Knightsbridge - Eric Coates & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (4:29)
    Composed byEric Coates
    Conducted byAdrian Leaper
    Performed bySlovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Leaper
  4. 4–6 London Cameos - Haydn Wood & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (16:01)
    Composed byHaydn Wood
    Conducted byAdrian Leaper
    Performed bySlovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Leaper
    1. 4No. 1. The City (Miniature Overture)
    2. 5No. 2. St James's Park in Spring (Intermission)
    3. 6No. 3. A State Ball at Buckingham Palace (Finale)
  5. 7 London Calling, march - Eric Coates & Royal Artillery Band (3:15)
    Composed byEric Coates
    Conducted byGeoffrey A. Kingston
    Performed byRoyal Artillery Band, Geoffrey A. Kingston
  6. 8 London Transport Suite, for pops orchestra - BBC Concert Orchestra & Sidney Torch (7:37)
    Composed bySidney Torch
    Conducted byBarry Wordsworth
    Performed byBBC Concert Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth
  7. 9 London Salute, for orchestra - Philip Lane & Gavin Sutherland (3:11)
    Composed byPhilip Lane
    Conducted byGavin Sutherland
    Performed byGavin Sutherland, Royal Ballet Sinfonia
  8. 10 Westminster Waltz - Robert Farnon & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (2:59)
    Composed byRobert Farnon
    Conducted byAdrian Leaper
    Performed bySlovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Leaper
  9. 11 London Again, suite for orchestra: No. 1. Oxford Street - Eric Coates & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (3:29)
    Composed byEric Coates
    Conducted byAdrian Leaper
    Performed bySlovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Leaper
  10. 12 London Again, suite for orchestra: No. 2. Mayfair - Eric Coates & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (6:07)
    Composed byEric Coates
    Conducted byAdrian Leaper
    Performed bySlovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Leaper
  11. 13 London Landmarks Suite: March - The Horseguards, Whitehall - Ernest Tomlinson & Haydn Wood (3:54)
    Composed byHaydn Wood
    Conducted byErnest Tomlinson
    Performed byErnest Tomlinson, Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
  12. 14 Widespread World (Rediffusion London call sign), march for orchestra - John Dankworth & Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (4:11)
    Composed byJohn Dankworth
    Conducted byGavin Sutherland
    Performed byRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra, Gavin Sutherland
Disc 2
  1. 1 Cockaigne Overture ("In London Town"), concert overture for orchestra & organ, Op. 40 - Edward Elgar & Adrian Leaper (15:27)
    Composed byEdward Elgar
    Conducted byAdrian Leaper
    Performed byAdrian Leaper, Polish Radio and Television National Symphony Orch
  2. 2 London Pieces, pieces (3) for piano: 1. Chelsea Reach - John Ireland & John Lenehan (6:10)
    Composed byJohn Ireland
  3. 3 Crown Imperial, coronation march for orchestra - Paul Daniel & William Walton (6:44)
    Composed byWilliam Walton
    Conducted byPaul Daniel
    Performed byPaul Daniel, English Northern Philharmonia
  4. 4 St. Paul's Suite, for strings, Op. 29/2, H. 118: 4. Finale 'The Dargason' - Gustav Holst & English Sinfonia (3:22)
    Composed byGustav Holst
    Conducted byHoward Griffiths
    Performed byEnglish Sinfonia, Howard Griffiths
  5. 5–7 Zadok the Priest, coronation anthem No. 1 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258 - George Frideric Handel & Jeremy Summerly (5:48)
    Composed byGeorge Frideric Handel
    Conducted byJeremy Summerly
    Performed byJeremy Summerly, Tallis Chamber Choir, Royal Academy Consort
    1. 5Zadok the Priest
    2. 6And All The People Rejoiced
    3. 7God Save The King
  6. 8 Symphony No. 2 in G major ("A London Symphony"): 1. Lento; Allegro risoluto - Ralph Vaughan Williams & Kees Bakels (14:59)
    Composed byRalph Vaughan Williams
    Conducted byKees Bakels
    Performed byKees Bakels, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
  7. 9 Brook Green Suite, for strings, H. 190: 2. Air - Gustav Holst & English Sinfonia (2:08)
    Composed byGustav Holst
    Conducted byHoward Griffiths
    Performed byEnglish Sinfonia, Howard Griffiths
  8. 10 I Was Glad (Psalm 122), anthem for chorus & organ (or orchestra) - Hubert Parry & Noel Edison (6:18)
    Composed byHubert Parry
    Conducted byNoel Edison
    Performed byNoel Edison, Choir of St. John's Church, Elora
  9. 11 Variations on Greensleeves for lute - Francis Cutting & Dorothy Linell (2:22)
    Composed byFrancis Cutting
  10. 12 Symphony No. 104 in D major ("London"), H. 1/104: 4. Finale: Spiritoso - Franz Joseph Haydn & Capella Istropolitana (6:53)
    Composed byFranz Joseph Haydn
    Conducted byBarry Wordsworth
    Performed byCapella Istropolitana, Barry Wordsworth
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