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Welsh Classical Favourites / Penny, Royal Ballet Sinfonia


Release Date: 02/22/2000 
Label:  Marco Polo   Catalog #: 225048   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Grace WilliamsHenry Walford DaviesTrevor RobertsAlun Hoddinott,   ... 
Conductor:  Andrew Penny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by Gareth Walters. Ensemble: Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Conductor: Andrew Penny. Includes work(s) by Gareth Walters. Ensemble: Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Conductor: Andrew Penny. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes by Grace Williams
Conductor:  Andrew Penny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; Wales, UK 
2. Solemn Melody by Henry Walford Davies
Conductor:  Andrew Penny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; England 
3. Pastorale by Trevor Roberts
Conductor:  Andrew Penny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Wales, UK 
4. Folksong Suite by Alun Hoddinott
Conductor:  Andrew Penny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; Wales, UK 
5. Aladdin: Overture by Mervyn Burtch
Conductor:  Andrew Penny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Wales, UK 
6. Serenade, Op. 18 by William Mathias
Conductor:  Andrew Penny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; Wales, UK 
7. Fanfare Overture for a Somerset Festival by Ian Parrott
Conductor:  Andrew Penny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 

Sound Samples

Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes
Solemn Melody
Primavera Overture
Pastorale
Folksong Suite: The Yellow Sheepskin: Allegretto
Folksong Suite: Ox-driving Song: Moderato
Folksong Suite: Love Song: Adagio
Folksong Suite: Aunt Nellie: Allegro
Aladdin Overture
Serenade: Allegretto
Serenade: Lento, ma con moto
Serenade: Allegro con slancio
A Gwent Suite: Allegro con modo
A Gwent Suite: Alla marcia
A Gwent Suite: Lent
A Gwent Suite: Con brio
Fanfare Overture

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