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Soliloquy - British Music For Solo Oboe / Gordon Hunt


Release Date: 02/18/1997 
Label:  Bis   Catalog #: 769   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Benjamin BrittenPaul ReadeGordon JacobMary Chandler,   ... 
Performer:  Gordon Hunt
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Metamorphoses (6) after Ovid for Oboe solo, Op. 49 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Gordon Hunt (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1996 
2. Aspects of a landscape by Paul Reade
Performer:  Gordon Hunt (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1996 
3. Bagatelles (7) for Oboe by Gordon Jacob
Performer:  Gordon Hunt (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1970; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1996 
4. Summer's Lease by Mary Chandler
Performer:  Gordon Hunt (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1996 
5. Soliloquy by Nicola LeFanu
Performer:  Gordon Hunt (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1997 
6. Circus by Andrew Jackman
Performer:  Gordon Hunt (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 04/1997 
7. Incantations by Neil Saunders
Performer:  Gordon Hunt (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 04/1997 

Sound Samples

6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op. 49 x: I. Pan
6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op. 49 x: II. Phaeton
6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op. 49 x: III. Niobe
6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op. 49 x: IV. Bacchus
6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op. 49 x: V. Narcissus
6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op. 49 x: VI. Arethusa
Aspects of a Landscape: I. Dawn (cold, grey light and first stirrings)
Aspects of a Landscape: II. Birdsong
Aspects of a Landscape: III. Bird-movements
Aspects of a Landscape: IV. Sun Dance (two birds in the sunlight)
Aspects of a Landscape: V. Conflict (bird fighting)
Aspects of a Landscape: VI. Lament
Aspects of a Landscape: VII. Celebration
7 Bagatelles: I. March
7 Bagatelles: II. Elegy
7 Bagatelles: III. Waltz
7 Bagatelles: IV. Slow Air
7 Bagatelles: V. Limerick
7 Bagatelles: VI. Chinese Tune
7 Bagatelles: VII. Galop
Summer's Lease: I. Morning
Summer's Lease: II. Noon
Summer's Lease: III. Nightfall
Incantations: I. Moderato
Incantations: II. quarter note = 60
Incantations: III. Poco lento cantabile
Incantations: IV. Con urgenza
Soliloquy
Circus: I. Parade
Circus: II. Ringmaster 1
Circus: III. Trapeze
Circus: IV. Ringmaster 2
Circus: V. Elephants
Circus: VI. Clowns and Acrobats
Circus: VII. Ringmaster 3
Circus: VIII. Bareback Riders - attacca -
Circus: IX. Final Parade

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