An English Rhapsody

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Annotation

The booklet for this release does not contain sufficient detail of the performances, just stating "Original recordings from the BBC Sound Archives"

Annotation last modified on 2022-12-16 20:47 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
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1Brigg Fair - Lincolnshire folk song setting
choir vocals:
BBC Singers (professional chamber choir of the BBC) (on 1974-08-03)
tenor vocals:
Gareth Roberts (tenor) (on 1974-08-03)
conductor:
Ashley Lawrence (conductor) (on 1974-08-03)
recorded at:
The Proms 1974: Prom 16 (1974-08-03)
recorded at:
Royal Albert Hall in Kensington and Chelsea (on 1974-08-03)
live recording of:
Brigg Fair (Percy Grainger choral arrangement) (on 1974-08-03)
lyricist and composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
arranger:
Percy Grainger
arrangement of:
Brigg Fair
Grainger3:47
2Brigg Fair - An English Rhapsody
orchestra:
BBC Concert Orchestra (on 1974-08-03)
conductor:
Ashley Lawrence (conductor) (on 1974-08-03)
recorded at:
The Proms 1974: Prom 16 (1974-08-03)
recorded at:
Royal Albert Hall in Kensington and Chelsea (on 1974-08-03)
live recording of:
Brigg Fair, RT vi/16 (Delius arrangement) (on 1974-08-03)
composer:
Frederick Delius (composer) (in 1907)
dedicated to:
Percy Grainger
is based on:
Brigg Fair (Percy Grainger choral arrangement)
Delius16:06
3"Irmelin": Prelude
orchestra:
BBC Concert Orchestra (on 1974-01-29)
conductor:
Ashley Lawrence (conductor) (on 1974-01-29)
recorded at:
BBC Studio in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London) (on 1974-01-12)
recording of:
Irmelin Prelude (on 1974-01-29)
composer:
Frederick Delius (composer) (in 1931)
Delius5:09
4Norwegian Suite: Entr'acte music for 'Folkeraadet': Prelude - Bewegt
orchestra:
BBC Concert Orchestra (on 1974-01-29)
conductor:
Ashley Lawrence (conductor) (on 1974-01-29)
recorded at:
BBC Studio in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London) (on 1974-01-12)
recording of:
Suite from "Folkeraadet" (Norwegian Suite), RT i/5: I. Bewegt (on 1974-01-29)
composer:
Frederick Delius (composer) (in 1897)
part of:
Suite from "Folkeraadet" (Norwegian Suite), RT i/5
Delius3:11
5Norwegian Suite: Entr'acte music for 'Folkeraadet': Lustig bewegt
orchestra:
BBC Concert Orchestra (on 1974-01-29)
conductor:
Ashley Lawrence (conductor) (on 1974-01-29)
recorded at:
BBC Studio in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London) (on 1974-01-12)
recording of:
Suite from "Folkeraadet" (Norwegian Suite), RT i/5: II. Lustig bewegt (on 1974-01-29)
composer:
Frederick Delius (composer) (in 1897)
part of:
Suite from "Folkeraadet" (Norwegian Suite), RT i/5
Delius4:11
6Norwegian Suite: Entr'acte music for 'Folkeraadet': Allegro energico
orchestra:
BBC Concert Orchestra (on 1974-01-29)
conductor:
Ashley Lawrence (conductor) (on 1974-01-29)
recorded at:
BBC Studio in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London) (on 1974-01-12)
recording of:
Suite from "Folkeraadet" (Norwegian Suite), RT i/5: III. Allegro energico (on 1974-01-29)
composer:
Frederick Delius (composer) (in 1897)
part of:
Suite from "Folkeraadet" (Norwegian Suite), RT i/5
Delius6:49
7Norwegian Suite: Entr'acte music for 'Folkeraadet': Marcia - Lento Solenne
orchestra:
BBC Concert Orchestra (on 1974-01-29)
conductor:
Ashley Lawrence (conductor) (on 1974-01-29)
recorded at:
BBC Studio in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London) (on 1974-01-12)
recording of:
Suite from "Folkeraadet" (Norwegian Suite), RT i/5: IV. Marcia. Lento solenne (on 1974-01-29)
composer:
Frederick Delius (composer) (in 1897)
part of:
Suite from "Folkeraadet" (Norwegian Suite), RT i/5
Delius6:53
8In a Summer Garden (1st version)
orchestra:
BBC Concert Orchestra (on 1974-01-29)
conductor:
Ashley Lawrence (conductor) (on 1974-01-29)
recorded at:
BBC Studio in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London) (on 1974-01-12)
recording of:
In a Summer Garden, RT vi/17 (on 1974-01-29)
composer:
Frederick Delius (composer)
Delius17:07
9A Dance Rhapsody no.2
orchestra:
BBC Concert Orchestra (on 1974-01-29)
conductor:
Ashley Lawrence (conductor) (on 1974-01-29)
recorded at:
BBC Studio in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London) (on 1974-01-12)
recording of:
Dance Rhapsody no. 2, RT vi/22 (on 1974-01-29)
composer:
Frederick Delius (composer)
Delius8:35

Credits

Release

liner notes:John Mayhew (liner note writer)
producer:Paul Reding, BBC Transcription
mastering:Stephen Johns, Floating Earth Ltd (producer)
remastering:Stephen Johns (producer)
part of:The BBC Classic Collection (use this release series) (number: 5022) (order: 6)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/20712037 [info]