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Walton - Music From The Olivier Films - Hamlet, As You Like It / Marriner, Gielgud, Asmf


Release Date: 10/28/1992 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 8842   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sir William Walton
Performer:  John GielgudCatherine Bott
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 52 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London 8-11 November 1989 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Richard Lee (assistant) Recorded in: St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London 8-11 November 1989 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Richard Lee (assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Hamlet: Suite by Sir William Walton
Performer:  John Gielgud (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Christopher Palmer. 
2.
As you like it: Suite by Sir William Walton
Performer:  Catherine Bott (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; England 
Notes: Arranger: Christopher Palmer. 

Sound Samples

Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): I. Prelude
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): II. Fanfare
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): II. Soliloquy
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): III. The Ghost
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): IV. Hamlet and Ophelia
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): V. The Question
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): V. To be or not to be
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): VI. The Mousetrap: The Players
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): VI. The Mousetrap: Entry of the Court
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): VI. The Mousetrap: The Play
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): VII. Ophelia's Death
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): VII. Retribution
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): VII. Threnody
Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario (arr. by C. Palmer): IX. Finale: Funeral March
As You Like It - A Poem for Orchestra after Shakespeare (arr. by C. Palmer): I. Prelude
As You Like It - A Poem for Orchestra after Shakespeare (arr. by C. Palmer): II. Moonlight
As You Like It - A Poem for Orchestra after Shakespeare (arr. by C. Palmer): III. Under the Greenwood Tree
As You Like It - A Poem for Orchestra after Shakespeare (arr. by C. Palmer): IV. The Fountain
As You Like It - A Poem for Orchestra after Shakespeare (arr. by C. Palmer): V. Wedding Procession

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