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Glazunov: Concerto Ballata; Prokofiev: Concertino; Tchaikovsky: Rococo Variations / Walton

Glazunov / Walton / Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Release Date: 07/10/2015 
Label:  Signum Classics   Catalog #: 407   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Alexander GlazunovSergei ProkofievPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Jamie Walton
Conductor:  Okko Kamu
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Star British cellist Jamie Walton returns to disc on Signum with a program of Russian repertoire by composers Glazunov, Prokofiev, and Tchaikovsky. Joined by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra under Okko Kamu, the disc includes the original version of Tchaikovsky’s Variations on a Rococo Theme. Star British cellist Jamie Walton returns to disc on Signum with a program of Russian repertoire by composers Glazunov, Prokofiev, and Tchaikovsky. Joined by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra under Okko Kamu, the disc includes the original version of Tchaikovsky’s Variations on a Rococo Theme. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto ballata for Cello and Orchestra in C major, Op. 108 by Alexander Glazunov
Performer:  Jamie Walton (Cello)
Conductor:  Okko Kamu
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1931; USSR 
Venue:  Cadogan Hall, London 
Length: 20 Minutes 43 Secs. 
2.
Chant du ménestrel for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 71 by Alexander Glazunov
Performer:  Jamie Walton (Cello)
Conductor:  Okko Kamu
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Russia 
Venue:  Cadogan Hall, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
3.
Pieces (2) for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 20: no 1, Mélodie by Alexander Glazunov
Performer:  Jamie Walton (Cello)
Conductor:  Okko Kamu
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887-1888; Russia 
Venue:  Cadogan Hall, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 14 Secs. 
4.
Concertino for Cello in G minor, Op. 132 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Jamie Walton (Cello)
Conductor:  Okko Kamu
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; USSR 
Venue:  Cadogan Hall, London 
Length: 18 Minutes 33 Secs. 
5.
Nocturne for Cello and small Orchestra in D minor, Op. 19 no 4 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Jamie Walton (Cello)
Conductor:  Okko Kamu
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Russia 
Venue:  Cadogan Hall, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
6.
Variations for Cello and Orchestra on a Rococo theme, Op. 33 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Jamie Walton (Cello)
Conductor:  Okko Kamu
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Russia 
Venue:  Cadogan Hall, London 
Length: 9 Minutes 51 Secs. 

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