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Saxton: A Yardstick To The Stars, Etc


Release Date: 05/15/2000 
Label:  Nmc   Catalog #: 65   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Robert Saxton
Performer:  Ian PaceChristopher GeorgeSimon BaggsYannick Dondelinger,   ... 
Conductor:  Christopher Austin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brunel Ensemble members
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. A Yardstick to the Stars by Robert Saxton
Performer:  Ian Pace (Piano), Christopher George (Violin), Simon Baggs (Violin),
Yannick Dondelinger (Viola), Betsy Taylor (Cello)
Conductor:  Christopher Austin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brunel Ensemble members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1997 
Venue:  St Silas, Chalk Farm, London, England 
Length: 21 Minutes 45 Secs. 
2. Arias by Robert Saxton
Performer:  Alun Darbyshire (Oboe), John McCabe (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1997 
Venue:  St Silas, Chalk Farm, London, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 8 Secs. 
3. Chacony for Piano left hand by Robert Saxton
Performer:  John McCabe (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1997 
Venue:  St Silas, Chalk Farm, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 6 Secs. 
4. Fantazia for String Quartet by Robert Saxton
Performer:  Christopher George (Violin), Simon Baggs (Violin), Betsy Taylor (Cello),
Yannick Dondelinger (Viola)
Conductor:  Christopher Austin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brunel Ensemble members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1997 
Venue:  St Silas, Chalk Farm, London, England 
Length: 9 Minutes 4 Secs. 
5. Eloge by Robert Saxton
Performer:  Sarah O'Flynn (Flute), Simon Baggs (Violin), Yannick Dondelinger (Viola),
John McCabe (Piano), Teresa Cahill (Soprano), Betsy Taylor (Cello),
Alun Darbyshire (Oboe), Stuart King (Clarinet), Christopher George (Violin),
Matthew Gunner (French Horn)
Conductor:  Christopher Austin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brunel Ensemble members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1997 
Venue:  St Silas, Chalk Farm, London, England 
Length: 13 Minutes 23 Secs. 
6. Processions and Dances by Robert Saxton
Performer:  Christopher George (Violin), Manon Morris (Harp), Stuart King (Clarinet),
Alun Darbyshire (Oboe), Betsy Taylor (Cello), Joseph Cooper (Percussion),
Sarah O'Flynn (Flute), Yannick Dondelinger (Viola)
Conductor:  Christopher Austin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brunel Ensemble members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1997 
Venue:  St Silas, Chalk Farm, London, England 
Length: 12 Minutes 58 Secs. 
7. Invocation, Dance and Meditation by Robert Saxton
Performer:  Paul Silverthorne (Viola), John Constable (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1997 
Venue:  St Silas, Chalk Farm, London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 41 Secs. 

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