Sir Michael Tippett

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/19/1998
  • Label: Nimbus Records
  • UPC: 710357175923
  • Catalog Number: 1759
  • Sales rank: 243,828


Disc 1
  1. 1–8 Ritual Dances from "The Midsummer Marriage", for chorus ad lib & orchestra - Michael Tippett & Michael Tippett (24:32)
  2. 2 The Midsummer Marriage, opera in 3 acts: Sosostris's Aria - Michael Tippett & Michael Tippett (10:39)
  3. 3 Praeludium, for brass, bells & percussion - Michael Tippett & Michael Tippett (7:33)
  4. 11–15 Suite (for the Birthday of Prince Charles), for orchestra in D major - Michael Tippett & Michael Tippett (18:08)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Dance, Clarion Air, madrigal for chorus - Michael Tippett & Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford (3:39)
  2. 2 The Weeping Babe, motet for soprano & chorus - Michael Tippett & Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford (4:43)
  3. 3 Plebs angelica, motet for double chorus - Michael Tippett & Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford (2:59)
  4. 4 Bonny At Morn, for unison chorus & 3 recorders - Michael Tippett & Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford (2:20)
  5. 5–13 Crown of the Year, cantata for female chorus & instruments - Michael Tippett & John Anderson (23:35)
  6. 6 Music, for unison chorus, strings & piano ad lib - Michael Tippett & Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford (3:22)
  7. 15–19 Negro Spirituals (5), for chorus (from "A Child of Our Time") - Michael Tippett & Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford (10:12)
Disc 3
  1. 1–5 Triple Concerto, for violin, viola, cello & orchestra - Michael Tippett & Michael Tippett (35:57)
  2. 6–8 Piano Concerto - Michael Tippett & Michael Tippett (36:34)
Disc 4
  1. 1–3 Concerto for Double String Orchestra - Michael Tippett & William Boughton (22:23)
  2. 4–6 The Blue Guitar, for guitar solo - Michael Tippett & Craig Ogden (18:52)
  3. 5 Little Music, for string orchestra: I. Prelude. Maestoso II. Fugue. Allegro moderato I - Michael Tippett & William Boughton (10:36)
  4. 8–9 Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis (Evening Canticles), for chorus & organ - Michael Tippett & George Guest (7:44)
  5. 9 Fantasia Concertante on a Theme of Corelli, for string orchestra - Michael Tippett & William Boughton (18:32)
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