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Orchestral Favourites Vol Ii / Boughton, Et Al


Release Date: 11/07/1995 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7020   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ottorino RespighiAnton ArenskyPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyDag Wirén,   ... 
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Ancient Airs and Dances, Set 3 by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1991 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ. of Birmingham, England 
Length: 17 Minutes 28 Secs. 
2.
Variations on a theme of Tchaikovsky, Op. 35a by Anton Arensky
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Russia 
Date of Recording: 08/1991 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ. of Birmingham, England 
Length: 14 Minutes 20 Secs. 
3.
Quartet for Strings no 1 in D major, Op. 11: 2nd movement, Andante cantabile by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 08/1991 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ. of Birmingham, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1871).
Composition revised: Russia (1888). 
4.
Serenade for Strings, Op. 11 by Dag Wirén
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; Sweden 
Date of Recording: 08/1991 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ. of Birmingham, England 
Length: 14 Minutes 36 Secs. 
5.
Downland Suite: 3rd movement, Minuet by John Ireland
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1941; England 
Date of Recording: 08/1991 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ. of Birmingham, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 0 Secs. 
6.
Henry V: Orchestral Suite - no 2, Passacaglia "Death of Falstaff" by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943-1944; England 
Date of Recording: 08/1991 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ. of Birmingham, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
7.
Henry V: Orchestral Suite - no 4, Touch her soft lips and part by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943-1944; England 
Date of Recording: 08/1991 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ. of Birmingham, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 15 Secs. 

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