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Macmillan: A Centenary Celebration

Macmillan
Release Date: 08/11/1994 
Label:  Centrediscs   Catalog #: 4993   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ernest MacMillan
Performer:  Andrew DavisRichard WoitachJon Vickers
Conductor:  Elmer Iseler
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Cortege académique by Ernest MacMillan
Performer:  Andrew Davis (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1953 
Date of Recording: 1984 
Venue:  Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto, Ontario, Cana 
Length: 4 Minutes 37 Secs. 
2.
Blanche comme la neige, for chorus by Ernest MacMillan
Conductor:  Elmer Iseler
Period: Modern 
Written: 1928 
Date of Recording: 1969 
Venue:  St. James Anglican Cathedral, Toronto, C 
Length: 7 Minutes 40 Secs. 
3.
Sketches (2) based on French Canadian Airs by Ernest MacMillan
Period: Modern 
Written: 1927 
Length: 6 Minutes 27 Secs. 
4.
Indian Songs (3) of the West Coast, for voice & piano by Ernest MacMillan
Performer:  Richard Woitach (Piano), Jon Vickers ()
Period: Modern 
Written: 1928 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Spruce Winds, Ontario, Canada 
Length: 6 Minutes 14 Secs. 
5.
String quartet in C minor by Ernest MacMillan
Period: Modern 
Written: 1914-1918 
Length: 25 Minutes 14 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Cortege academique
Blanche comme la neige
2 Sketches based on French Canadian Airs: No. 1. Notre Seigneur en Pauvre
2 Sketches based on French Canadian Airs: No. 2. A Saint Malo
3 Indian Songs of the West Coast: No. 1. A Spirit Song
3 Indian Songs of the West Coast: No. 2. Na Du-Na Du Du
3 Indian Songs of the West Coast: No. 3. Stop All this Idle Chatter
String Quartet in C minor: I. Allegro ma non troppo
String Quartet in C minor: II. Scherzo: Allegro vivace
String Quartet in C minor: III. Lento ma non troppo
String Quartet in C minor: IV. Un poco lento - Allegro con fuoco

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