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Mcewen: Sonata In E Minor, Sonatina, Etc / Geoffrey Tozer


Release Date: 07/24/2001 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9933   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  John McEwen
Performer:  Geoffrey Tozer
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Potton Hall, Suffolk 13-15 March 2000 Producer(s) Rachel Smith Sound Engineer(s) Jonathan Cooper Recorded in: Potton Hall, Suffolk 13-15 March 2000 Producer(s) Rachel Smith Sound Engineer(s) Jonathan Cooper Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Piano in E minor by John McEwen
Performer:  Geoffrey Tozer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; England 
Date of Recording: 03/2000 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 26 Minutes 8 Secs. 
2. Sonatina for Piano in g minor by John McEwen
Performer:  Geoffrey Tozer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Scotland 
Date of Recording: 03/2000 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 41 Secs. 
3. On Southern Hills by John McEwen
Performer:  Geoffrey Tozer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1938; Scotland 
Date of Recording: 03/2000 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 16 Minutes 58 Secs. 
4. Vignettes (5) à la côte d'argent by John McEwen
Performer:  Geoffrey Tozer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1913; Scotland 
Date of Recording: 03/2000 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 12 Secs. 
5. Preludes (3) for Piano "Keats" by John McEwen
Performer:  Geoffrey Tozer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1919; Scotland 
Date of Recording: 03/2000 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 41 Secs. 
6. Sketches (4) for Piano by John McEwen
Performer:  Geoffrey Tozer (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Scotland 
Date of Recording: 03/2000 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 12 Minutes 8 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Piano Sonata in E minor: I. Allegro non troppo, ma marcato - Poco meno mosso - Tempo I - Meno mosso
Piano Sonata in E minor: II. Adagio - Grave
Piano Sonata in E minor: III. Vivace - Meno mosso - Tempo I
Piano Sonata in E minor: IV. Largo - Allegro con fuoco - Meno mosso - Tempo I - Meno mosso - Presto
5 Vignettes a la cote d'argent: No. 1. Petite Cherie (Little Darling): Poco adagio
5 Vignettes a la cote d'argent: No. 2. Les Hirondelles (The Swallows): Allegro grazioso
5 Vignettes a la cote d'argent: No. 3. Pantalon rouge (Red Trousers): Allegro all marcia
5 Vignettes a la cote d'argent: No. 4. Crepuscule du soir mystique (Mystical Twilight): Lento
5 Vignettes a la cote d'argent: No. 5. La Rosiere (The Motorboat): Presto
4 Sketches: No. 1. Prelude: Adagio
4 Sketches: No. 2. Quasi minuetto
4 Sketches: No. 3. Elegy: Molto adagio
4 Sketches: No. 4. Humoreske: Vivace
Piano Sonatina in G minor: I. Allegro con moto
Piano Sonatina in G minor: II. Andante semplice
Piano Sonatina in G minor: III. Scherzo-Finale: Molto vivace - Poco meno mosso - Tempo primo
3 Keats Preludes: No. 1. Andante con moto, "A white Naiad in a rippling stream"
3 Keats Preludes: II. Adagio sostenuto, "A rapt Seraph in a Moonlight Beam"
3 Keats Preludes: No. 3. Presto, "The Dew by Fairy Feet swept from the Green"
On Southern Hills: I. White Oxen: Andante pigramente
On Southern Hills: II. Drifting Clouds: Molto tranquillo
On Southern Hills: III. L'Improvisadou (The Improvisatore): Allegro moderato

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