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British Composers- Glyndebourne Wind Serenades


Release Date: 05/31/2007 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 54424   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jonathan DoveNigel OsborneJonathan HarveyStephen Oliver,   ... 
Performer:  Roger MontgomeryRobert MaskellCatherine LathamNicholas Bucknall,   ... 
Conductor:  Jonathan DoveAntony PayAndrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment WindsLondon Philharmonic Winds
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

These serenades were commissioned from contemporary composers for performance at Glyndebourne. The composers were each given a Mozart opera; they were instructed to write for the wind instruments employed in the respective works. These serenades were commissioned from contemporary composers for performance at Glyndebourne. The composers were each given a Mozart opera; they were instructed to write for the wind instruments employed in the respective works. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Figures in the Garden by Jonathan Dove
Performer:  Roger Montgomery (French Horn), Robert Maskell (French Horn), Catherine Latham (Oboe),
Nicholas Bucknall (Clarinet), Timothy Lines (Clarinet), Frances Eustace (Bassoon),
Paul Goodwin (Oboe), Andrew Watts (Bassoon)
Conductor:  Jonathan Dove
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Winds
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 11/22/1991 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London 
Length: 17 Minutes 14 Secs. 
2. Albanian Nights by Nigel Osborne
Performer:  Paul Goodwin (Oboe), Neil McLaren (Flute), Catherine Latham (Oboe),
Nicholas Bucknall (Clarinet), Andrew Watts (Bassoon), Timothy Lines (Clarinet),
Frances Eustace (Bassoon), Roger Montgomery (French Horn), Lisa Beznosiuk (Flute),
Robert Maskell (French Horn)
Conductor:  Antony Pay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Winds
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991; Edinburgh, Scotland 
Date of Recording: 11/22/1991 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London 
Length: 10 Minutes 23 Secs. 
3. Serenade in homage to Mozart by Jonathan Harvey
Performer:  Jonathan Snowden (Flute), Robin Chapman (Piccolo), Robin Chapman (Flute),
Josephine Lively (Oboe), Sian Davies (Oboe), Robert Hill (Clarinet),
Robert Hill (E Flat Clarinet), Stephen Trier (Clarinet), John Price (Bassoon),
Philip Tarlton (Bassoon), Richard Bissill (French Horn), Stephen Trier (Bass Clarinet),
Gareth Mollison (French Horn)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Winds
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991; England 
Date of Recording: 10/1991 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London 
Length: 10 Minutes 12 Secs. 
4. Character pieces for Wind Octet by Stephen Oliver
Performer:  David Theodore (Oboe), Joan Whiting (Oboe), Robert Hill (Clarinet),
Stephen Trier (Clarinet), John Price (Bassoon), Nicholas Busch (French Horn),
Huw Jenkins (French Horn), Dominic Weir (Bassoon)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Winds
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991 
Date of Recording: 10/1991 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London 
Length: 11 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: The full title of this piece is: Character Pieces for Wind Octet derived from Metastasio's "La Clemenza di Tito". 
5. Paraphrase on Mozart's "Idomeneo" by Robert Saxton
Performer:  Joan Whiting (Oboe), Joan Whiting (English Horn), Peter Maunder (Clarinet),
Robert Hill (Clarinet), John Price (Bassoon), Philip Tarlton (Bassoon),
David Theodore (Oboe), Gareth Mollison (French Horn), Richard Bissill (French Horn)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Winds
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1990-1991; England 
Date of Recording: 10/1991 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London 
Length: 10 Minutes 31 Secs. 

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