British Composers: A Celebration - Andrew Davis (piano); Ann Murray (mezzo-soprano); Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor); Birmingham Contemporary Music Group;...

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  1. Wand of Youth, Suite No.1, for orchestra, Op. 1a: Sun Dance
  2. Marigold, a syncopated impression for piano
  3. Saint Nicholas, cantata for tenor, treble, choruses & orchestra, Op. 42: 2. The Birth of Nicolas
  4. String quartet No. 3 ("In Gloucestershire"): 2. Fairly quick, but always rhythmical
  5. Symphony No. 1 in A flat major, Op. 55: 4. Allegro molto (excerpt)
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  1. Wand of Youth, Suite No.1, for orchestra, Op. 1a: Sun Dance
  2. Marigold, a syncopated impression for piano
  3. Saint Nicholas, cantata for tenor, treble, choruses & orchestra, Op. 42: 2. The Birth of Nicolas
  4. String quartet No. 3 ("In Gloucestershire"): 2. Fairly quick, but always rhythmical
  5. Symphony No. 1 in A flat major, Op. 55: 4. Allegro molto (excerpt)
  6. Troilus and Cressida, opera in 3 acts: Act 2. From isle to isle chill waters (excerpt)
  7. Dance Scenes: 4. Molto allegro (conclusion)
  8. Ave Maria gratia plena, motet for chorus, Op. 2/2
  9. Triumph of Neptune, ballet: 7. Hornpipe
  10. Dies Natalis, cantata for soprano (or tenor) & string orchestra, Op. 8: 2. Rhapsody (opening)
  11. Symphony No. 5 in D major: 3. Romanza (excerpt)
  12. Blest Pair of Sirens for chorus & orchestra: Opening
  13. Checkmate, concert suite for orchestra, Op. 57, F. 2c: 5. Ceremony of the Red Bishops
  14. Peter Grimes, opera, Op. 33: Act 2. Scene 2. In dreams I've built myself some kindlier home (opening)
  15. Violin Concerto, RT vii/6: 2. Slower (excerpt)
  16. The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: 4. Jupiter (excerpt)
  17. Loch Lomond
  18. Canadian Carnival, for orchestra, Op. 19: (Excerpt)
  19. At the Boar's Head, 1-act opera, Op. 42, H. 156: We two saw you four... (opening)
  20. Divertimento on "Sellinger's Round", for chamber orchestra: 3. Presto
  21. Greater Love Hath No Man, motet for treble, baritone, chorus & organ: (Conclusion)
  22. English Dances Set 2, for orchestra, Op. 33: No. 5
  23. On Wenlock Edge, song cycle for tenor, piano & string quartet (or tenor & orchestra): 2. From far, from eve and morning
  24. Sinfonietta for orchestra: 1. Allegro con brio (excerpt)
  25. Mater ora Filium, for double chorus: (Opening)
  26. Sonata for Violin & Piano: 2. Variazioni (Var. 6: Scherzando)
  27. Cello Concerto (orchestral part lost; reconstructed by C. Mackerras and D. Mackie): 2. Andante espressivo (opening)
  28. Three Screaming Popes for large orchestra (After Francis Bacon): (Conclusion)
  29. Concerto for 2 pianos, 3 hands & orchestra, Op. 104: 3. Allegro (excerpt)
  30. Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell), for speaker ad lib & orchestra, Op. 34: Allegro molto
  31. String Quartet in E minor, Op. 83: 2. Piacevole (conclusion)
  32. The Lady's Birthday
  33. Crown Imperial, coronation march for orchestra: (Conclusion)
  34. Symphony in G minor, R. 71: 1. Allegro (opening)
  35. Songs (6) from "A Shropshire Lad," for voice & piano (or orchestra): 5. The lads in their hundreds
  36. Concertino for harpsichord (or piano) & string orchestra: 3. Allegro vivace
  37. Ave verum, motet for chorus, Op. 2/1
  38. Pineapple Poll, ballet (compiled & arranged by C. Mackerras): Belaye's Solo & Sailors' Drill
  39. Down by the Salley Gardens, for voice & piano
  40. Cornish Dances (4), for orchestra, Op. 91: 4. Allegro ma non troppo
  41. Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh, Op. 6: Part 1. No. 3. The Hundred Acre Wood (Nocturne) - Piglet meets a Heffalump
  42. The March of the Women, for orchestra ("Suffragettes March"): (Conclusion)
  43. Job, A Masque for Dancing, ballet: Pavane of the Sons of the Morning
  44. Coelis Ascendit Hodie, motet for chorus, Op. 38/2
  45. Falstaff, symphonic study for orchestra in C minor, Op. 68: Dream Interlude 1
  46. Henry V, film score: This day is called the Feast of Crispian
  47. Poems (5) of W. H. Auden, for high voice & piano, Op. 53: 5. Carry her over the water
  48. Paul Bunyan, operetta, Op. 17: Prologue (excerpt)
  49. On Wenlock Edge, song cycle for tenor, piano & string quartet (or tenor & orchestra): 4. Oh, when I was in love with you
  50. Portrait of a Flirt, for orchestra
  51. Kai: (Conclusion)
  52. Early Songs (3), for voice & piano: No. 2. O that I had ne'er been married
  53. The Perfect Fool, opera & ballet, Op. 39, H. 150: Dance of Spirits of Fire (Allegro moderato)
  54. Lo, the Full Final Sacrifice, for chorus & organ (or orchestra), Op. 26: (Conclusion)
  55. Dream Children, for small orchestra (or piano), Op. 43: 1. Andante
  56. Hodie (This Day), Christmas cantata for soprano, tenor, baritone,
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