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British Composers - Vaughan Williams: Riders To The Sea

Release Date: 01/09/2001 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 64730   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Norma BurrowesHelen WattsMargaret PriceBenjamin Luxon,   ... 
Conductor:  Meredith DaviesSir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Ladies ChorusOrchestra NovaLondon Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

Riders to the Sea by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Norma Burrowes (Soprano), Helen Watts (Alto), Margaret Price (Soprano),
Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), Pauline Stevens (Mezzo Soprano), Valery Hill (Soprano),
Gloria Jennings (Alto)
Conductor:  Meredith Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Ladies Chorus,  Orchestra Nova
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925-1932; England 
Date of Recording: 06/1970 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 36 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is ADD. 
Epithalamion by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Howard Shelley (Piano), Jonathan Snowden (Flute), Stephen Roberts (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Bach Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1986 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 32 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
Merciless beauty by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  David Waterman (Cello), Philip Langridge (Tenor), Andrew Watkinson (Violin),
James Clark (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Endellion String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; England 
Date of Recording: 05/28/1986 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 

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