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Grainger Edition Vol 3 - Works For Chorus And Orchestra


Release Date: 11/19/1996 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9499   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen VarcoeMark PadmoreDavid ArcherAndrew Watkinson,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London SinfoniaJoyful Company of Singers
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This recording received a 1998 "Critic's Choice" award from Gramophone
magazine.
This recording received a 1998 "Critic's Choice" award from Gramophone
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Works on This Recording

1. Shallow Brown by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen Varcoe (Baritone)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia,  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; England 
2. Marching Tune by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia,  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905-1906; England 
3. I'm Seventeen Come Sunday by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia,  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905-1912 
4. Shenandoah by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen Varcoe (Baritone)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; England 
5. Stormy by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen Varcoe (Baritone)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
6. Molly on the Shore for Orchestra by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; USA 
7. Brigg Fair by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Mark Padmore (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906/1911; England 
8. Early One Morning by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  David Archer (Trumpet), Stephen Varcoe (Baritone), Andrew Watkinson (Violin)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901/1940 
Notes: Ver: 1940 
9. After-word by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia,  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910-1911; London, England 
10. There was a pig went out to dig by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
11. The Lonely Desert-Man Sees the Tents of the Happy Tribes by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Mark Padmore (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia,  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1914; London, England 
12. Thou Gracious Power by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; USA 
13. Irish Tune from County Derry "Danny Boy" by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia,  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; England 
Notes: Ver: 1920 
14. Room Music Tit Bits: Handel in the Strand by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
15. Six Dukes Went Afishin' by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Duke Dobing (Flute)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905-1912; England 
16. Anchor Song by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen Varcoe (Baritone), Leslie Pearson (Piano)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905/1921 
Notes: Ver: 1921 
17. Ye banks and braes o' bonnie Doon by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia,  Joyful Company of Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; England 

Sound Samples

Shallow Brown
Marching Tune
I'm Seventeen Come Sunday
Shenandoah
Stormy
Molly on the Shore
Brigg Fair
Early One Morning
After-Word
There was a Pig went Out to Dig
The Lonely Desert-Man sees the Tents of the Happy Tribes
Thou Gracious Power
Irish Tune from County Derry
Handel in the Strand
6 Dukes went a-Fishin'
Anchor Song
Ye Banks and Braes o' Bonnie Doon: Ye Banks and Braes o'Bonnie Doon

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