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Grainger Edition Vol 16 - Solo Piano 1 / Thwaites


Release Date: 02/27/2001 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9895   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London 3-5 April 2000 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Richard Smoker (Assistant) Recorded in: St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London 3-5 April 2000 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Richard Smoker (Assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Andante con moto by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1897; Frankfurt, Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
2. Piece for Piano in D major by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1897 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
3. Piece for Piano in E major by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1897 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 6 Minutes 44 Secs. 
4. Piece for Piano in B flat major by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1898 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
5. Piece for Piano in A minor by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1898 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 5 Minutes 46 Secs. 
6. Peace by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1898 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
7. Saxon Twi-Play by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1898 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
8. Youthful Suite: no 4, Eastern Intermezzo by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899/1945; Australia 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
9. English Waltz by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; England 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 5 Minutes 23 Secs. 
10. At Twilight by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909/1913; England 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 20 Secs. 
11. Train Music by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 0 Minutes 36 Secs. 
12. Sailor's Chanty by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
13. Walking Tune by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905; England 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
14. Scotch Strathspey and Reel for Piano by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937-1939 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 5 Minutes 12 Secs. 
15. Seven men from all the world by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; England 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
16. Paraphrase on Tchaikovsky's Waltz of the Flowers by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 7 Minutes 9 Secs. 
17. Irish Tune from County Derry "Danny Boy" by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; England 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
18. Near Woodstock Town by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903/1951 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
19. In Dahomey by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
20. Scotch Folksongs (3) for Piano by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900/1954 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
21. Prelude for Piano in G major by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
22. Prelude for Piano in C major by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 0 Minutes 45 Secs. 
23. Gigue for Piano by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Penelope Thwaites (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 04/2000 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London, UK 
Length: 0 Minutes 50 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Prelude in G major
Prelude in C major
Birthday Gift: Gigue
Andante con moto
Klavierstuck in D major
Klavierstuck in E major
Klavierstuck in A minor
Klavierstuck in B flat
Peace and Saxon Twi-Play: Peace
Peace and Saxon Twi-Play: Saxon Twi-Play
Youthful Suite: IV. Eastern Intermezzo
Youthful Suite: V. English Waltz
At Twilight (piano version)
Train Music (piano version)
Sailor's Song: (piano version)
Walking Tune
3 Scottish Folk Songs: No. 1. O gin I were where Gadie rins
3 Scottish Folk Songs: No. 2. Will ye gang to the Hielands, Leezie Lindsay?
3 Scottish Folk Songs: No. 3. Mo Nighean Dubh
Scotch Strathspey and Reel (piano version)
7 Men from all the world: 7 men from all the world
Paraphrase on the Waltz of the Flowers from Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker: Paraphrase on Tchaikovsky's Flower Waltz
Irish Tune from County Derry: (piano version)
Near Woodstock Town (piano version)
In Dahomey, "Cakewalk Smasher"

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