Essential British Classics

Essential British Classics

     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
10/09/2012
Label:
Warner Classics
UPC:
5099944030629
catalogNumber:
40306
Rank:
365378

Tracks

  1. Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1, for orchestra in D major, Op. 39/1  - Edward Elgar  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  -  Royal Choral Society  - Andrew Davis
  2. Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra)  - Hubert Parry  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  -  Royal Choral Society  - Andrew Davis
  3. Rule, Britannia, for orchestra/band (with voice and/or chorus ad lib)  - Thomas Arne  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  - Norma Procter  -  Royal Choral Society  - Malcolm Sargent  - Andrew Davis
  4. Fantasia on British Sea Songs, for orchestra: Jack's the Lad (Hornpipe)  - Henry J. Wood  - Charles Groves  -  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
  5. Crown Imperial, coronation march for orchestra  - William Walton  - Charles Groves  - Noel Rawsthorne  -  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
  6. Requiem for chorus & orchestra: Pie Jesu  - John Rutter  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury  - Edward Saklatvala  -  City of London Sinfonia
  7. English Dances Set 2, for orchestra, Op. 33: No. 1  - Malcolm Arnold  -  Hallé  - Owain Arwel Hughes
  8. Colonel Bogey March, for band (or orchestra)  - Kenneth J. Alford  -  Band of H.M. Royal Marines  - Vivian Dunn
  9. Sea Pictures, song cycle for alto & orchestra (or piano), Op. 37: Where Corals Lie  - Edward Elgar  - Janet Baker  - John Barbirolli  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  10. Warsaw Concerto for piano & orchestra (for the film "Dangerous Moonlight"/"Suicide Squadron"): [Opening]  - Richard Addinsell  - Daniel Adni  - Kenneth Alwyn  -  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
  11. Country Gardens, folk song for orchestra (arrangement not by Grainger) (BFMS 22)  - Percy Grainger  - Vivian Dunn  -  Light Music Society Orchestra
  12. Sea Interludes (4) from Peter Grimes, for orchestra, Op. 33a: Sunday Morning  - Benjamin Britten  - Libor Pesek  -  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
  13. O Waly, Waly, folk song  - English Traditional  -  Traditional  - Benjamin Britten  - Geoffrey Parsons  - Sarah Brightman
  14. The Lamb, for chorus  - John Tavener  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Stephen Cleobury
  15. Enigma Variations, for orchestra, Op. 36: Nimrod  - Edward Elgar  - Adrian Boult  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  16. Fantasia on Greensleeves, for harp, flute & strings (arranged by R. Greaves; from the opera "Sir John in Love")  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  - John Barbirolli  -  Sinfonia of London
  17. 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
  18. Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351: La Réjouissance  - George Frideric Handel  -  Menuhin Festival Orchestra  - Yehudi Menuhin
  19. Funeral Sentences (for the funeral of Queen Mary), Z. 27: Thou knowest, Lord  - Henry Purcell  -  Choir of King's College, Cambridge  - Philip Ledger  -  Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
  20. Funeral Sentences (for the funeral of Queen Mary), Z. 27: March  - Henry Purcell  - Philip Ledger  -  Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
  21. On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring, tone poem for orchestra (Pieces for small orchestra, No. 1), RT vi/19/1  - Frederick Delius  - Vernon Handley  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra
  22. Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: 2. Lento - Allegro molto  - Edward Elgar  - John Barbirolli  - Jacqueline du Pré  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  23. Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: 1. Adagio - Moderato  - Edward Elgar  - John Barbirolli  - Jacqueline du Pré  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  24. The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity [conclusion]  - Gustav Holst  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  25. The Lark Ascending, romance for violin & orchestra: [Opening]  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  - Hugh Bean  - Adrian Boult  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  26. The Prince of Denmark's March (Trumpet Voluntary) for brass, winds & percussion (or keyboard or trumpet & organ) in D major  -  Clarke  - Maurice André  - Anne Defaye  - Jane Parker-Smith
  27. Dido and Aeneas, opera, Z. 626: When I am laid in earth  - Henry Purcell  - Susan Graham  - Emmanuelle Haïm  - Emmanuelle Haïm  -  Concert d'Astrée
  28. Water Music Suite No. 2 for orchestra in D major, HWV 349: Alla Hornpipe  - George Frideric Handel  - Charles Mackerras  -  Prague Chamber Orchestra
  29. Air (Sarabande) in E major, HWV 425  - George Frideric Handel  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  -  Hale  - Alexander Briger
  30. Solomon, oratorio, HWV 67: The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba  - George Frideric Handel  - Neville Marriner  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  31. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Hallelujah Chorus  - George Frideric Handel  -  Ambrosian Singers  -  English Chamber Orchestra  - Charles Mackerras
  32. The Banks of Green Willow, idyll for orchestra  - George Butterworth  - Neville Dilkes  -  English Sinfonia
  33. Simple Symphony, for string orchestra, Op. 4: 2. Playful Pizzicato  - Benjamin Britten  - Neville Marriner  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  34. Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis, for 2 string orchestras: [Opening]  - Ralph Vaughan Williams  - Adrian Boult  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra
  35. Pie Jesu, for soprano, treble & orchestra (from the Requiem)  - Andrew Lloyd Webber  -  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Gibson  - Kirk Trevor  - Jane Gilchrist

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