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Fancies - Music By John Rutter / Cambridge Singers


Release Date: 09/20/2005 
Label:  Collegium Records   Catalog #: 516   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  John Rutter
Performer:  Simon DaviesDuke DobingCaroline AshtonWayne Marshall
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge SingersCity of London Sinfonia
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A mid-price reissue of the popular 'Fancies' album, collecting together John Rutter's best-known concert works. As well as the virtuosic 'Suite Antique' (for flute, harpsichord and strings), this disc contains the three choral song-cycles 'Five Childhood Lyrics' (for unaccompanied choir), 'When Icicles Hang' and 'Fancies' (both for choir and orchestra). A mid-price reissue of the popular 'Fancies' album, collecting together John Rutter's best-known concert works. As well as the virtuosic 'Suite Antique' (for flute, harpsichord and strings), this disc contains the three choral song-cycles 'Five Childhood Lyrics' (for unaccompanied choir), 'When Icicles Hang' and 'Fancies' (both for choir and orchestra). Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Fancies by John Rutter
Performer:  Simon Davies (Baritone)
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge Singers,  City of London Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1971; London, England 
Date of Recording: 02/1991 
Venue:  Haberdashers' Aske's School, Elstree 
Length: 16 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. When icicles hang by John Rutter
Performer:  Duke Dobing (Flute), Simon Davies (Baritone)
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge Singers,  City of London Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1973; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1991 
Venue:  Haberdashers' Aske's School, Elstree 
Length: 21 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Childhood lyrics (5) by John Rutter
Performer:  Caroline Ashton (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1991 
Venue:  Haberdashers' Aske's School, Elstree 
Length: 9 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
4. Suite Antique by John Rutter
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Harpsichord), Duke Dobing (Flute)
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1979; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1991 
Venue:  Haberdashers' Aske's School, Elstree 
Length: 17 Minutes 12 Secs. 

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