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Wordless Meanings / Raga Dolls

Osborne / Raga Dolls
Release Date: 07/12/2011 
Label:  Move   Catalog #: 3249   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  David OsborneDon HeffingtonLuiz BonfáSydney Baynes,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Everyone is suitably occupied in a role; all of which suits the salon set-up……. we have here a very wide range of styles that will have an appeal to a wide variety of listeners. I was charmed by the arrangements and the effortlessly beautiful ensemble and tone quality. I am secure in the knowledge that my mother would really enjoy this CD." - MusicWeb "Everyone is suitably occupied in a role; all of which suits the salon set-up……. we have here a very wide range of styles that will have an appeal to a wide variety of listeners. I was charmed by the arrangements and the effortlessly beautiful ensemble and tone quality. I am secure in the knowledge that my mother would really enjoy this CD." - MusicWeb Read less

Works on This Recording

1. A Waltz, for ensemble by David Osborne
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
2. At the Nest by Don Heffington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
3. Black Orpheus: Theme by Luiz Bonfá
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Period: Modern 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
4. Still Life, for ensemble by David Osborne
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
5. Destiny, waltz by Sydney Baynes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Period: Modern 
Length: 7 Minutes 6 Secs. 
6. Gadfly Suite, Op. 97a: Romance by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; USSR 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
7. Left at Carlisle, for orchestra by David Osborne
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 
8. Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
9. Tango for ensemble by David Osborne
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
10. Schwanengesang, D 957: no 4, Ständchen by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Period: Romantic 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
11. Hungarian Dances (21) for Piano 4 hands, WoO 1: no 5 in F sharp minor by Johannes Brahms
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
12. Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
13. Du bist die Ruh, D 776/Op. 59 no 3 by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
14. Another Tango for ensemble by David Osborne
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Raga Dolls
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 

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