ESSENTIAL CLASSICS

Essential Delius: 150th Anniversary

2 Compact Disc
14 Nov 2011

Barcode: 5099908421029

Composer: Frederick Delius
Other participants: Yehudi Menuhin * Jacqueline du Pré * Royal Philharmonic Orchestra * London Symphony Orchestra * Hallé Orchestra * Sir Thomas Beecham * David Groves* Vernon Handley * Sir John Barbirolli * Richard Hickox * a.o.

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring  - Vernon Handley/London Philharmonic Orchestra 
02 Summer Night on the River  - London Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley 
03 The Walk to the Paradise Garden (arr. Beecham): A Village Romeo and Juliet (2007 - Remaster)  - London Symphony Orchestra/Sir John Barbirolli 
04 A Song Before Sunrise.  - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent 
05 La Calinda: Koanga (1994 - Remaster)  - Sir John Barbirolli 
06 Sleigh ride (Winter night)  - Sir Thomas Beecham/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 
07 Intermezzo from Fennimore and Gerda  - Vernon Handley 
08 Irmelin Prelude (2007 - Remaster)  - London Symphony Orchestra/Sir John Barbirolli 
09 Summer Evening  - Northern Sinfonia of England/Richard Hickox 
10 Paris - The Song of a Great City  - Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Charles 
Disc 2 
01 In a Summer Garden  - Vernon Handley 
02 Interludes between Scenes 1 and 2: Hassan  - Sir John Barbirolli 
03 A Song of Summer (2007 - Remaster)  - Sir John Barbirolli 
04 I. Slow, but not dragging: To be sung of a summer night on the water RTIV/5  - Philip Ledger 
05 II. Gaily, but not quick: To be sung of a summer night on the water RTIV/5  - Robert Tear 
06 Late Swallows (arr. Fenby)  - Sir John Barbirolli 
07 A Dance Rhapsody No. 2  - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Thomas Beecham 
08 Cynara  - Sir Charles Groves 
09 An English Rhapsody: Brigg Fair  - Richard Hickox 


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