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Classics For The People Vol 1 / Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Royal Phil Orch
Release Date: 10/28/2014 
Label:  Brilliant Classics   Catalog #: 94982   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelRichard WagnerGiuseppe VerdiSir Edward Elgar,   ... 
Performer:  Wynne EvansDonald MaxwellDeborah Norman
Conductor:  Owain Arwel HughesPhilip EllisNick Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic OrchestraGoldsmith's Choral Union Choir
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Zadok the Priest, HWV 258: Coronation Anthem by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Owain Arwel Hughes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; United Kingdom 
2.
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
3.
Aida: Grand March by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Owain Arwel Hughes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
4.
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma": Variation 9, Nimrod by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 
5.
Les pęcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Wynne Evans (Tenor), Donald Maxwell (Baritone)
Conductor:  Owain Arwel Hughes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
6.
Orphée aux enfers: Can-can by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858/1874; Paris, France 
7.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 8 in G minor, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Nick Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
8.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Wynne Evans (Tenor)
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
9.
Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Nick Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; France 
10.
Madama Butterfly: Un bel dě, vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Deborah Norman (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Owain Arwel Hughes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904 
11.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
12.
Boléro by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
13.
Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
14.
Carmina burana: no 1, O fortuna by Carl Orff
Conductor:  Owain Arwel Hughes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra,  Goldsmith's Choral Union Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Germany 
15.
Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Nick Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
16.
Jerusalem by Charles Hubert Parry
Conductor:  Owain Arwel Hughes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra,  Goldsmith's Choral Union Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916; England 
17.
Liberty Bell by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
18.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Donald Maxwell (Baritone)
Conductor:  Owain Arwel Hughes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
19.
An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
20.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Owain Arwel Hughes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra,  Goldsmith's Choral Union Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
21.
Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39: no 1 in D major by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; England 
22.
'O sole mio by Eduardo Di Capua
Performer:  Wynne Evans (Tenor)
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 
23.
Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
24.
1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Philip Ellis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 

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