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Rubbra: Symphony No 5; Bliss, Tippett / Schonzeler, Thomas


Release Date: 10/28/1992 
Label:  Chandos Collect Catalog #: 6576   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Michael TippettEdmund RubbraSir Arthur Bliss
Conductor:  Ronald ThomasHans-Hubert Schönzeler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soloists of AustraliaMelbourne Symphony OrchestraWest Australian Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Little Music by Michael Tippett
Conductor:  Ronald Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soloists of Australia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Perth Concert Hall 
Length: 10 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is DDD. 
2. Symphony no 5 in in Bb, Op. 63 by Edmund Rubbra
Conductor:  Hans-Hubert Schönzeler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947-1948; England 
Date of Recording: 1978 
Venue:  ABC Perth Studios 
Length: 28 Minutes 56 Secs. 
3. Checkmate, F 2: Suite by Sir Arthur Bliss
Conductor:  Hans-Hubert Schönzeler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  West Australian Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; England 
Date of Recording: 1978 
Venue:  Melbourne Town Hall 
Length: 20 Minutes 31 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 63: I. Adagio - Allegro energico
Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 63: II. Allegro moderato
Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 63: III. Grave -
Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 63: IV. Allegro vivo
Checkmate: Dance of the 4 Knights
Checkmate: Entry of the Black Queen
Checkmate: The Red Knight's Mazurka
Checkmate: Ceremony of the Red Bishops
Checkmate: Finale:
Little Music: I. Prelude
Little Music: II. Fugue
Little Music: III. Air
Little Music: IV. Finale

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