Within a Dream: A Celebration of the Artistry of Richard Hickox - Anne-Marie Owens (mezzo-soprano); Arthur Davies (tenor); Bruce Martin (bass); Bryn Terfel (baritone);...

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  1. The Sea, suite for orchestra, H. 100: 1. Seascape. Allegro ben moderato
  2. Albert Herring, chamber opera, Op. 39: Act 2. Scene 2. Duet. Come along, darling, come follow me quick!
  3. Symphony No. 2 in G major ("A London Symphony"): 1. Lento - Allegro risoluto
  4. Elijah (Elias), oratorio, Op. 70: Part 2. Air. O rest in the Lord
  5. Symphony No. 102 in B flat major, H. 1/102: 4. Finale. Presto
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  1. The Sea, suite for orchestra, H. 100: 1. Seascape. Allegro ben moderato
  2. Albert Herring, chamber opera, Op. 39: Act 2. Scene 2. Duet. Come along, darling, come follow me quick!
  3. Symphony No. 2 in G major ("A London Symphony"): 1. Lento - Allegro risoluto
  4. Elijah (Elias), oratorio, Op. 70: Part 2. Air. O rest in the Lord
  5. Symphony No. 102 in B flat major, H. 1/102: 4. Finale. Presto
  6. Symphony No. 1 in A flat major, Op. 55: 4. Lento - Allegro - Grandioso (poco largamente)
  7. Rusalka, opera, B. 203 (Op. 114): O moon in the velvet heavens
  8. Molly on the Shore, folk song for orchestra (or theater orchestra) (BFMS 1)
  9. Mass for soloists, chorus & orchestra in D major, Op. 111: 2. Gloria in excelsis Deo (from Gloria)
  10. War Requiem, for soprano, tenor, baritone, boys' voices, chorus, chamber orchestra, orchestra & organ, Op. 66: 6. Libera me
  11. The Perfect Fool, opera & ballet, Op. 39, H. 150: Ballet. Dance of Spirits of Fire. Allegro moderato - Andante
  12. Mass for soloists, chorus & orchestra in E flat major, D. 950: Credo. Et incarnatus est
  13. The Consul, opera: Act 2. Scene 2. To this we've come
  14. Symphony No. 1, Op. 22: 1. Allegro
  15. The Pilgrim's Progress, opera: Act 3. Scene 2. The Pilgrim in Prison
  16. Requiem Mass, for soloists, chorus & orchestra (Manzoni Requiem): Dies irae. Dies irae, dies illa - Tuba mirum spargens sonum
  17. Invocation
  18. Songs of the Sea, for baritone voice, male chorus & orchestra (or voice & piano), No. 5, "The Old Superb" Op. 91/5
  19. The Dream of Gerontius, oratorio for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 38: Part 2. Praise to His Name! - Take me away
  20. We shall see him as he is, for soprano, 2 tenors, chorus, orchestra & organ: Ikon 6
  21. Peter Grimes, opera, Op. 33: Act 3. Scene 2. Mad Scene. Grimes!
  22. Songs of Sunset, for mezzo-soprano, baritone, chorus & orchestra, RT ii/5: They are not long, the weeping and the laughter
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This two-disc set makes an ideal introduction to the art of English conductor Richard Hickox. As a memorial, it is close to heartbreaking. Every aspect of his music-making is touched on: his superlative opera recordings, his outstanding choral recordings, his brilliant early music recordings, and above all, his magnificent series of recordings of ... Read More

Within a Dream: A Celebration of the Artistry of Richard Hickox 2009, Chandos

UPC: 095115156827

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