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Grainger Edition Vol 14 - Music For Chamber Ensemble 2


Release Date: 06/27/2000 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9819   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen OrtonRobert SmissenKenneth SillitoDavid Butt,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London 26-28 July 1999 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Richard Smoker (Assistant) Recorded in: St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London 26-28 July 1999 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Richard Smoker (Assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Shoemaker from Jerusalem by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen Orton (Cello), Robert Smissen (Viola), Kenneth Sillito (Violin),
David Butt (Flute), William Houghton (Trumpet), Lynda Houghton (Double Bass),
John Constable (Piano), John Alley (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
2.
Hubby and Wifey by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen Varcoe (Baritone), Stephen Orton (Cello), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano),
George Black (Guitar), Daniel Thomas (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; Denmark 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
3.
Kipling "Jungle Book" Cycle: The only son by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Malcolm Latchem (Violin), Robert Smissen (Viola), Stephen Orton (Cello),
Kenneth Sillito (Violin), John Alley (Harmonium)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945-1947; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: English 
4.
Ye banks and braes o' bonnie Doon by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Robert Smissen (Viola), John Alley (Harmonium),
Stephen Orton (Cello), Malcolm Latchem (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
5.
Lisbon by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Julian Farrell (Clarinet), David Butt (Flute), Celia Nicklin (Oboe),
Joanna Hensel (French Horn), Graham Sheen (Bassoon)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 23 Secs. 
6.
The Bridegroom Grat by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Robert Smissen (Viola), Stephen Tees (Viola),
Stephen Orton (Cello), Lynda Houghton (Double Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 43 Secs. 
7.
The Land o' the Leal by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Robert Smissen (Viola), Stephen Tess (Viola),
Stephen Orton (Cello), Lynda Houghton (Double Bass), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also known as "The Twa Corbies." 
8.
Walking Tune by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  David Butt (Flute), Julian Farrell (Clarinet), Celia Nicklin (Oboe),
Graham Sheen (Bassoon), Joanna Hensel (French Horn)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
9.
Willow, Willow by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Martyn Hill (Tenor), Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Robert Smissen (Viola),
Stephen Orton (Cello), John Heley (Cello), George Black (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1898-1911; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
10.
Harvest Hymn by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Malcolm Latchem (Violin), Robert Smissen (Viola),
Stephen Orton (Cello), John Constable (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
11.
The Old Woman at the Christening by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  John Constable (Piano), John Alley (Harmonium), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
12.
The nightingale by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  John Alley (Harmonium), Stephen Orton (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1930 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
13.
Bold William Taylor by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Stephen Orton (Cello), Lynda Houghton (Double Bass),
Rachel Cannon (Clarinet), Malcolm Latchem (Violin), John Heley (Cello),
Stephen Varcoe (Baritone), Robert Smissen (Viola), John Alley (Harmonium),
Julian Farrell (Clarinet)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
14.
Power of love by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  John Constable (Piano), Stephen Orton (Cello), John Alley (Harmonium),
Kenneth Sillito (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
15.
Lord Maxwell's Goodnight by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Martyn Hill (Tenor), Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Robert Smissen (Viola),
Stephen Orton (Cello), John Heley (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1912 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
16.
Colonial Song by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Martyn Hill (Tenor), John Constable (Piano), Kenneth Sillito (Violin),
Stephen Orton (Cello), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911/1918; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 21 Secs. 
17.
The Two Ravens by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen Tees (Viola), Lynda Houghton (Double Bass), Stephen Orton (Cello),
Malcolm Latchem (Violin), John Heley (Cello), Martyn Hill (Tenor),
Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Robert Smissen (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903-1909 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
18.
Died for love by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen Orton (Cello), Robert Smissen (Viola), David Butt (Flute),
Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
19.
Danish Folk Music Suite: Lord Peter's Stable-Boy by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Stephen Orton (Cello), John Alley (Harmonium),
John Constable (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922-1927 
Date of Recording: 07/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: English 
20.
Two Sisters by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen Orton (Cello), John Alley (Harmonium)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1930 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
21.
Sea-Songs Sketch by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Stephen Orton (Cello), Robert Smissen (Viola), John Alley (Harmonium),
Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Malcolm Latchem (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 0 Minutes 33 Secs. 
22.
Free Music no 1 by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Robert Smissen (Viola), Malcolm Latchem (Violin), Kenneth Sillito (Violin),
Stephen Orton (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907/1937; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
23.
Molly on the Shore for String Orchestra by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Robert Smissen (Viola), Stephen Orton (Cello),
Malcolm Latchem (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907/1911; England 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Danish Folk-Music Suite: No. 2. Lord Peter's Stable-Boy
The Shoemaker from Jerusalem
Husband and Wife (Manden og Konen): Hubby and Wifey
Kipling Jungle Book Cycle: No. 10. The Only Son
Ye Banks and Braes o' Bonnie Doon: Ye Banks and Braes O' Bonnie Doon
Lincolnshire Posy: No. 1. Lisbon
The Bridegroom Grat
The Land o' the Leal
Walking Tune
Willow Willow
Harvest Hymn, "Harvest time in Sweden"
The Old Woman at the Christening
Danish Folk-Music Suite: No. 3a. The Nightingale
Danish Folk-Music Suite: No. 3b. The 2 Sisters
Sea Song
Bold William Taylor
The Power of Love
Lord Maxwell's Goodnight
Colonial Song
Free Music No. 2
The 2 Corbies (The 2 Raven)
Died for Love
Molly on the Shore

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