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British Light Music - Ron Goodwin / New Zealand Symphony


Release Date: 06/18/1996 
Label:  Marco Polo   Catalog #: 8223518   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

}Gramophone (2/97, p. 52) "...the themes from '633 Squadron' and 'The Trap'...exemplify a typical Ron Goodwin triumphal sound....Much of the rest shows not only Goodwin's consistent musical good taste but also a rich orchestral palette and some gratifying varied invention..."{ }Gramophone (2/97, p. 52) "...the themes from '633 Squadron' and 'The Trap'...exemplify a typical Ron Goodwin triumphal sound....Much of the rest shows not only Goodwin's consistent musical good taste but also a rich orchestral palette and some gratifying varied invention..."{ Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
633 Squadron: Main Theme by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
2.
Drake 400 Suite by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
3.
New Zealand Suite by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
4.
Puppet Serenade by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960s; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
5.
Arabian Celebration by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
6.
The Venus Waltz by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
7.
Prisoners of War March by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
8.
Minuet in Blue by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
9.
The Trap: Main Theme by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1966; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
10.
Girl with a Dream by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
11.
Lancelot and Guinevere: Main Theme by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; England 
Date of Recording: 11/1993 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 

Sound Samples

633 Squadron: Theme from
Drake 400 Suite: The Eddystone Seascape
Drake 400 Suite: Song of the Mewstone
Drake 400 Suite: The Barbican
Drake 400 Suite: The Hoe on a Summer Night
Drake 400 Suite: March: Plymouth Hoe
Drake 400 Suite: The Eddystone Seascape (Reprise)
Puppet Serenade
New Zealand Suite: Aeotearoa (The Land of the Long White Cloud)
New Zealand Suite: Milford Sound
New Zealand Suite: Picnic at Rotorua
New Zealand Suite: The Earnslaw Steam Theme
New Zealand Suite: The A & P Show
New Zealand Suite: Po Atarau
Arabian Celebration
The Venus Waltz
Prisoners of War March: (The Kriegie)
Minuet in Blue
The Trap: Theme from
Girl with a Dream
Lancelot and Guinevere: Theme from

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