Annotation

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Overture "Carnival", Op. 92
Antonín Dvořák 9:37
2 Horn Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major, Op. 11: I. Allegro
Richard Strauss 5:00
3 Horn Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major, Op. 11: II. Andante
Richard Strauss 4:41
4 Horn Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major, Op. 11: III. Allegro
Richard Strauss 5:05
5 Five Mystical Songs: I. Easter
Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:32
6 Five Mystical Songs: II. I Got Me Flowers
Ralph Vaughan Williams 2:41
7 Five Mystical Songs: III. Love Bade me Welcome
Ralph Vaughan Williams 5:10
8 Five Mystical Songs: IV. The Call
Ralph Vaughan Williams 1:59
9 Five Mystical Songs: V. Antiphon
Ralph Vaughan Williams 3:27
10 Toccata Festiva, Op. 36
Samuel Barber 14:30
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ojai Festival Overture
Sir Peter Maxwell Davies 5:47
2 Madama Butterfly: "Humming Chorus"
Giacomo Puccini 2:52
3 Oklahoma!: "Oh, what a beautiful mornin'"
Richard Rodgers 2:44
4 Miss Me, Kate: "Where is the life that late I led?"
Cole Porter 4:24
5 The Mikado: "I've got a little list"
Sir Arthur Sullivan 3:28
6 Leonard Slatkin speaks
Leonard Slatkin 2:24
7 The Liberty Bell: march
John Philip Sousa 3:21
8 Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D-major "Land of Hope and Glory"
Sir Edward Elgar 6:35
9 Fantasia on British Sea Songs: I. Fanfare - The Saucy Arethusa
Sir Henry Wood 2:10
10 Fantasia on British Sea Songs: II. Tom Bowling
Sir Henry Wood 2:15
11 Fantasia on British Sea Songs: III. The Sailor's Hornpipe: Jack the Lad
Sir Henry Wood 2:46
12 Fantasia on British Sea Songs: IV. Ar hyd y nos (All Through the Night)
Sir Henry Wood 2:16
13 Fantasia on British Sea Songs: V. The Road to the Isles
Sir Henry Wood 2:32
14 Fantasia on British Sea Songs: VI. Danny Boy
Sir Henry Wood 3:01
15 Fantasia on British Sea Songs: VII. The Rio Grande
Sir Henry Wood 2:42
16 Fantasia on British Sea Songs: VIII. Home, Sweet Home
Sir Henry Wood 1:42
17 Fantasia on British Sea Songs: IX. See the Conqu'ring Hero Comes
Sir Henry Wood 1:13
18 Fantasia on British Sea Songs: X. Rule Britannia!
Sir Henry Wood 2:07
19 Leonard Slatkin Speaks
Leonard Slatkin 4:00
20 Jerusalem
Sir Hubert Parry 2:33
21 The National Anthem
[unknown] 1:55

Credits

CD 1

organ:
Simon Preston (organist, conductor, composer) (2004-09-11) (track 10)
French horn:
David Pyatt (2004-09-11) (tracks 2–4)
baritone vocals:
Sir Thomas Allen (baritone) (2004-09-11) (tracks 5–9)
choir vocals:
BBC Singers (professional chamber choir of the BBC) (2004-09-11) (tracks 5–9)
BBC Symphony Chorus (amateur chorus associated with the BBC Symphony Orchestra) (2004-09-11) (tracks 5–9)
composer:
Samuel Barber (track 10)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (tracks 5–9)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1882 – 1883) (tracks 2–4)
Antonín Dvořák (1891-07-28 – 1891-09-12) (track 1)
conductor:
Leonard Slatkin (2004-09-11) (tracks 1–10)
lyricist:
George Herbert (Church poet) (tracks 5–9)
orchestra:
BBC Symphony Orchestra (2004-09-11) (tracks 1–10)
premiered at:
[concert] (1892-04-28) (track 1)
publisher:
N. Simrock (1894) (track 1)
recorded at:
part of:
Works of Samuel Barber by opus number (number: op. 36) (track 10)
Works of Antonín Dvořák by opus number (number: op. 92) (track 1)
Antonín Dvořák: Thematický katalog (Burghauser [B.]) (number: B. 169) (track 1)
is based on:
I got me flowers (track 6)
live recording of:
Carnival Overture, op. 92, B. 169 (2004-09-11) (track 1)
Five Mystical Songs, No. 1: Easter (2004-09-11) (track 5)
Five Mystical Songs, No. 4: The Call (2004-09-11) (track 8)
Five Mystical Songs, No. 5: Antiphon (2004-09-11) (track 9)
Toccata Festiva, op. 36 (2004-09-11) (track 10)
part of:
Waldhornkonzert Es-Dur nr. 1 (op. 11; TrV 117) (movement) (tracks 2–4)
Five Mystical Songs (tracks 5–9)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

premiered in:
Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom (1901-10-19) (track 8)
additional lyricist:
Kit Hesketh-Harvey (track 5)
arranger:
Bob Chilcott (tracks 12, 14)
Sir Henry Wood (track 21)
Sir Henry Wood (1905) (tracks 9–11, 16–18)
baritone vocals:
Sir Thomas Allen (baritone) (2004-09-11) (tracks 3–5)
choir vocals:
BBC Singers (professional chamber choir of the BBC) (2004-09-11) (tracks 2, 5, 8–18, 20–21)
BBC Symphony Chorus (amateur chorus associated with the BBC Symphony Orchestra) (2004-09-11) (tracks 2, 5, 8–18, 20–21)
composer:
Thomas Arne (track 18)
Charles Dibdin (track 10)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 17)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (track 2)
Richard Rodgers (track 3)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 9, 11)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 21)
Cole Porter (track 4)
John Philip Sousa (1893) (track 7)
Edward Elgar (1901) (track 8)
Sir Hubert Parry (English composer) (1916) (track 20)
Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (English composer and conductor) (1991) (track 1)
conductor:
Leonard Slatkin (2004-09-11) (tracks 1–5, 7–18, 20–21)
librettist:
Sir William Gilbert (librettist) (track 5)
lyricist:
William Blake (track 20)
Kenneth Macleod (track 13)
Cole Porter (track 4)
orchestra:
BBC Symphony Orchestra (2004-09-11) (tracks 1–5, 7–18, 20–21)
orchestrator:
publisher:
spoken vocals:
Leonard Slatkin (2004-09-11) (tracks 6, 19)
vocals arranger:
Stephen Jackson (choral conductor) (tracks 12–15, 18)
publisher:
Boosey & Co. Ltd. (track 8)
Chappell & Co. (tracks 9, 11, 17–18)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 3)
recorded at:
arrangement of:
God Save the Queen (national anthem of several countries in the British Commonwealth) (track 21)
Home! Sweet Home! (Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam, be it ever so humble there's no place like home) (track 16)
Poor Tom Bowling (track 10)
Rule, Britannia! (track 18)
The Saucy Arethusa (track 9)
arrangements:
Jersulaem (Jakeway arrangement) (track 20)
Jerusalem (EL&P arrangement) (track 20)
Jerusalem (catch-all for arrangements) (track 20)
Pomp and Circumstance Marches, op. 39: March no. 1 in D major (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
is based on:
Jerusalem (poem by Blake) (track 20)
is the basis for:
Coronation Ode, op. 44: VI. Finale: "Land of Hope and Glory" (contralto soloist, with chorus) (track 8)
Tornerai (track 2)
live recording of:
God Save the Queen (arranged by H. Wood) (2004-09-11) (track 21)
I've got a little list (w/ add’l lyrics by Kit Hesketh-Harvey) (2004-09-11) (track 5)
Jerusalem (anthem by Hubert Parry) (2004-09-11) (track 20)
Madama Butterfly: Atto II. Coro a bocca chiusa (Humming Chorus) (2004-09-11) (track 2)
Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin’ (Oklahoma!) (2004-09-11) (track 3)
Ojai Festival Overture, op. 147 (2004-09-11) (track 1)
The Liberty Bell (2004-09-11) (track 7)
The Rio Grande (sea shanty) (2004-09-11) (track 15)
The Road to the Isles (2004-09-11) (track 13)
Where Is the Life That Late I Led? (from Kiss Me, Kate) (2004-09-11) (track 4)
orchestrations:
Jerusalem (orchestrated by Elgar) (track 20)
part of:
Oklahoma! (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (track 3)
Fantasia on British Sea Songs (tracks 9–11, 16–18)
Fantasia on British Sea Songs (with extra numbers arranged by Bob Chilcott) (tracks 9–12, 14, 16–18)
Kiss Me, Kate (musical) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Oklahoma Suite! (track 3)
A Waltz Carousel (medley) (track 3)
version of:
Ar hyd y nos (traditional Welsh air (no lyrics)) (track 12)
Londonderry Air (track 14)

Release

ASIN: UK: B0007YMS2W [info]