William Boughton

Biography

Born: December 18, 1948; Birmingham, England  
English conductor William Boughton began his career as a cellist, studying at the Guildhall School of Music in London, later with Milos Sadlo at the Prague Academy of Music, and with Maurice Eisenberg in the U.S. He briefly worked as a cellist in several British orchestras, including the London Sinfonietta, the Royal Philharmonic, and the BBC Symphony Orchestra. He soon concentrated his energies on conducting and in 1980, he founded the English Read more String Orchestra in Worcester. From 1983 to 1988, Boughton served as artistic director of the Malvern Festival and in 1986, he was named principal conductor of the Jyväskylä Symphony Orchestra in Finland, a position he held until 1993. He is a frequent guest conductor with orchestras in England and Europe. Read less

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Biography

Born: December 18, 1948; Birmingham, England  
English conductor William Boughton began his career as a cellist, studying at the Guildhall School of Music in London, later with Milos Sadlo at the Prague Academy of Music, and with Maurice Eisenberg in the U.S. He briefly worked as a cellist in several British orchestras, including the London Sinfonietta, the Royal Philharmonic, and the BBC Symphony Orchestra. He soon concentrated his energies on conducting and in 1980, he founded the English Read more
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TITLE/COMPOSER
LABEL
Concerto in Two Movements, Op. 171: I. Poco lento-poco piú mosso
Concerto in Two Movements, Op. 171: II. Lento-Allegro vivace
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra: I. Introduction
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra: II. Variations 1-4
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra: III. Variations 5-8
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra: IV. Variations 9-11
Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra: I. Allegretto furioso e sardonicamente
Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra: II. Poco lento
Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra: III. Allegro giusto-Andante tranquillo
Piano Concerto No.2: I. Allegro
Piano Concerto No.2: II. Andante
Piano Concerto No.2: III. Allegro
The Planets, Op. 32: Mars
The Planets, Op. 32: Venus
The Planets, Op. 32: Mercury
The Planets, Op. 32: Jupiter
The Planets, Op. 32: Saturn
The Planets, Op. 32: Uranus
The Planets, Op. 32: Neptune
Sonata for Violin and Chamber Orchestra: Andante
Sonata for Violin and Chamber Orchestra: Allegretto
Sonata for Violin and Chamber Orchestra: Largo
Sonata for Violin and Chamber Orchestra: Allegretto
Concerto for Violin and Wind Orchestra: Andante Con Moto
Concerto for Violin and Wind Orchestra: Notturno: Allegreo Unpoco Tenuto
Concerto for Violin and Wind Orchestra: Cadenza: Moderato - Vivace
Concerto for Violin and Wind Orchestra: Serenata: Allegretto
Concerto for Violin and Wind Orchestra: Allegro Molto, Un Poco Agitato
Concerto Grosso No. 6: Andante - Allegro
Concerto Grosso No. 6: Adagio
Nursery Suite: I. Aubade - Awake
Nursery Suite: II. The Serious Doll
Nursery Suite: III. Busy-ness
Nursery Suite: IV. The Sad Doll
Nursery Suite: V. The Wagon - Passes
Nursery Suite: VI. The Merry Doll
Nursery Suite: VII. Dreaming - Envoi
String Symphony No. 7 in D minor: Alegro
String Symphony No. 7 in D Minor: Andante
String Symphony No. 7 in D Minor: Menuetto
String Symphony No. 7 in D Minor: Allegro Molto
String Symphony No. 8 in D: Adagio E Grave; Allegro
String Symphony No. 8 in D: Adagio
String Symphony No. 8 in D: Menuetto
String Symphony No. 8 in D: Allegro Molto
String Symphony No. 10 in B Minor: Adagio
String Symphony No. 10 in B Mnor: Allegro
Symphony No. 1 In C Major: Allegro
Symphony No. 1 In C Major: Andante
Symphony No. 1 In C Major: Allegro
Symphony No. 2 In D Major: Allegro
Symphony No. 2 In D Major: Andante
Symphony No. 2 In D Major: Allegro
Symphony No. 3 In E Minor: Allegro Di Molto
Symphony No. 3 In E Minor: Andante
Symphony No. 3 In E Minor: Allegro
Symphony No. 4 In C Minor: Grave - Allegro
Symphony No. 4 In C Minor: Andante
Symphony No. 4 In C Minor: Allegro - Vivace
Symphony No. 5 In B Flat Major: Allegro Vivace
Symphony No. 5 In B Flat Major: Andante
Symphony No. 5 In B Flat Major: Presto
Symphony No. 6 In E Flat Major: Allegro
Symphony No. 6 In E Flat Major: Menuetto
Symphony No. 6 In E Flat Major: Prestissimo


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