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Simpson: The Complete Symphonies


Release Date: 11/14/2006 
Label:  Hyperion   Catalog #: 44191   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Vernon HandleyMatthew Taylor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic OrchestraBournemouth Symphony OrchestraRoyal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 7 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 7 Hours 36 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes symphony(ies) by Robert Simpson. Ensembles: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, City of London Sinfonia. Conductors: Vernon Handley, Matthew Taylor (Class.). Includes symphony(ies) by Robert Simpson. Ensembles: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, City of London Sinfonia. Conductors: Vernon Handley, Matthew Taylor (Class.). Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; England 
Length: 28 Minutes 4 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 8 by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; England 
Length: 43 Minutes 33 Secs. 
3. Symphony no 2 by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; England 
Length: 28 Minutes 34 Secs. 
4. Symphony no 4 by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1971-1972; England 
Length: 45 Minutes 35 Secs. 
5. Symphony no 3 by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; England 
Length: 30 Minutes 52 Secs. 
6. Symphony no 5 by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972; England 
Length: 40 Minutes 3 Secs. 
7. Symphony no 6 by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976; England 
Length: 31 Minutes 1 Secs. 
8. Symphony no 7 by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; England 
Length: 28 Minutes 21 Secs. 
9. Symphony no 9 by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1985; England 
Length: 49 Minutes 12 Secs. 
10. Symphony no 10 by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; Ireland 
Length: 54 Minutes 36 Secs. 
11. Symphony no 11 by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Matthew Taylor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1990; Ireland 
Length: 29 Minutes 6 Secs. 
12. Variations on a Theme by Nielsen by Robert Simpson
Conductor:  Matthew Taylor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983; Ireland 
Length: 23 Minutes 41 Secs. 

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