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Davis: Liberty / Bateman, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


Release Date: 02/02/2018 
Label:  Signum Classics   Catalog #: 522  
Composer:  Oliver Davis
Performer:  Kerenza PeacockHuw WatkinsKatherine JenkinsonTimothy Ridout,   ... 
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

British composer Oliver Davis’s works have been described as being ‘’ (The Times) and having ‘pulsating rhythmic energy’ (Classic FM), and has been heard the world over through his frequent collaborations with ballet companies, from Edwaard Liang’s 13th Heaven which premiered in Singapore to Secrets, choreographed by Erico Montes and premiered by The Royal Ballet. In this new recording Liberty, Davis explores works for violin, soprano, strings and orchestra, working with a host of world-leading performers including violinist Kerenza Peacock, soprano Grace Davidson and cellist Katherine Jenkinson, all alongside the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Paul Bateman. Previous albums from Davis have been critically praised, entering Read more in the top 10 in the UK specialist classical charts and becoming disc of the week on Classic FM and the Mail on Sunday and featuring in several ‘Best albums of the year’ listings. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Spiral by Oliver Davis
Performer:  Kerenza Peacock (Violin), Huw Watkins (Piano)
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 
2.
Bacchus by Oliver Davis
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 
3.
Morpheus by Oliver Davis
Performer:  Katherine Jenkinson (Cello), Huw Watkins (Piano)
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 
4.
Liberty by Oliver Davis
Performer:  Timothy Ridout (Viola), Kerenza Peacock (Violin), Huw Watkins (Piano)
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 
5.
Lost Lake by Oliver Davis
Performer:  Jonathan Hill (Violin)
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 
6.
Sonar by Oliver Davis
Performer:  Kerenza Peacock (Violin), Huw Watkins (Piano)
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 
7.
Chillingham by Oliver Davis
Performer:  Kerenza Peacock (Violin), Grace Davidson (Soprano), Emma Heathcote (Viola),
Katherine Jenkinson (Cello), Oliver Davis (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 

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