Dyson: Nebuchadnezzar; Two Coronation Anthems; Three Songs of Praise; Woodland Suite ()

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composed by George Dyson

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Dyson: Nebuchadnezzar; Two Coronation Anthems; Three Songs of Praise; Woodland Suite - Mark Padmore (tenor); Neal Davies (baritone); BBC Symphony Chorus (choir, chorus); BBC Symphony Orchestra;...
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  1. Nebuchadnezzar, for chorus & ensemble
  2. Woodland Suite, for strings & winds
  3. O Praise God in His Holiness
  4. Songs (3) of Praise
  5. Be Strong & of Good Courage (Confortare)

George Dyson's Nebuchadnezzar is no Belshazzar's Feast, nor does it really try to be. Though also an English oratorio based on and named after the same Babylonian king as Walton's work (Nebuchadnezzar, it turns out, is another name for Belshazzar), Dyson's work is less confrontational and aggressive than Walton's. Or, to put it another way, Dyson's Nebuchadnezzar, composed in 1934 and premiered in 1935, is much more of an old-fashioned English Romantic oratorio along the lines of Elgar's The Apostles than it is a new ...

Dyson: Nebuchadnezzar; Two Coronation Anthems; Three Songs of Praise; Woodland Suite 2007, Chandos

UPC: 095115143926

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