Annotation

Recordings of pieces which will be played at the 1998 Promenade Concerts taken from the Nimbus catalogue

Annotation last modified on 2017-07-07 04:39 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Romeo and Juliet - Ballet Suite, Montagues and Capulets, Romeo at the Grave of Juliet
Sergei Prokofiev 11:30
2 Agnus Dei
Frank Martin 4:38
3 Symphony no. 5: III. (Valse) Allegro
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 6:27
4 Water Music: Suite no. 2 in D
George Frideric Handel 11:04
5 Three Mantras: II. Mantra of Bliss
John Foulds 13:03
6 Piano Concerto no. 4: III. Rondo
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:57
7 Antiphon: Mater Christi sanctissima
John Taverner 7:13
8 The Planets: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity
Gustav Holst 7:04
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Also sprach zarathustra (excerpt)
Richard Strauss 18:07
2 A Child of Our Time - Five Negro Spirituals: I. Steal Away / II. Nobody Knows / III. Go Down Moses / IV. By and By / V. Deep River
Michael Tippett 10:20
3 The Wasps Overture
Ralph Vaughan Williams 8:37
4 Violin Concerto in E: II. Adagio
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:32
5 Petrushka: Tableaux nos. 1-3
Igor Stravinsky 20:33
6 Caritas abundat
Hildegard of Bingen 1:52
7 Symphony no. 10: II. Allegro
Dmitri Shostakovich 4:29

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Carol Rosenberger (track 6)
choir vocals:
composer:
John Foulds (track 5)
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев (Russian composer) (tracks 1, 1)
John Taverner (16th century composer) (track 7)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1717) (track 4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1807) (track 6)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1888-05 – 1888-08) (track 3)
Gustav Holst (1914 – 1916) (track 8)
Frank Martin (classical composer) (1922 – 1926) (track 2)
conductor:
William Boughton (track 8)
Stephen Darlington (conductor/organist) (tracks 2, 7)
Eugene Ormandy (track 3)
尾高 忠明 (track 1)
Gerard Schwarz (conductor) (tracks 4, 6)
Barry Wordsworth (conductor) (track 5)
orchestra:
LPO (track 5)
LSO (track 6)
Los Angeles CO (track 4)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 8)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 349) (track 4)
arrangements:
Jupiter Hymn (excerpt from Jupiter/The Planets) (track 8)
Jupiter, The Bringer of Jollity (Arranged for organ) (track 8)
Symphony no. 5 in E minor, op. 64: III. Valse. Allegro moderato (for piano four hands, Taneyev) (track 3)
The Planets, op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (for brass quintet and organ) (track 8)
The Planets, op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (for wind ensemble, Reed/McAlister) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Hammerheart (track 8)
Joybringer (track 8)
ジュピター (track 8)
later versions:
Thaxted (track 8)
じゅぴにゃー (track 8)
orchestration of:
part of:
The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32 (with "Pluto" by Colin Matthews) (track 8)
The Planets, op. 32 (original version) (track 8)
parts:
recording of:

CD 2

premiered in:
Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany (1896-11-27) (track 1)
violin:
Oscar Shumsky (track 4)
choir vocals:
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 4)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1896) (track 1)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1912) (track 3)
Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович (composer) (1946 – 1953) (track 7)
conductor:
William Boughton (track 3)
Robert Craft (track 5)
Stephen Darlington (conductor/organist) (track 2)
James DePreist (track 7)
Andrew Litton (track 1)
orchestra:
Dallas SO (track 1)
English SO (track 3)
Helsinki PO (track 7)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 5)
Scottish CO (track 4)
revised by:
soprano vocals:
Kathy Theil (track 6)
publisher:
part of:
Works of Richard Strauss by opus number (number: op. 30) (track 1)
Werkverzeichnis (Richard Strauss TrV) (number: TrV 176) (track 1)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Allegro (track 7)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Pétrouchka (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
later parody versions:
part of:
Symphony no. 10 in E minor, op. 93 (movement) (track 7)
partial recording of:
Also sprach Zarathustra (op 30; TrV 176) (track 1)
Pétrouchka (1947 version) (track 5)
parts:
Pétrouchka : Tableau III. Chez le Maure (1947 version) (track 5)
recording of:
revision of:
Pétrouchka (1911 version) (track 5)