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Carl Davis: The World At War & Other Great Themes / Davis, Roscoe, Carney

Davis / Rpo / Davis
Release Date: 08/09/2011 
Label:  Royal Philharmonic Masterworks   Catalog #: 28770  
Composer:  Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Carl Davis is a musician in the American tradition. Early appointments include Assistant Conductor with the New York City Opera, and three tours with the Robert Shaw Chorale. Credits include Pride and Prejudice, The World at War, The Snow Goose, Silas Marner, Napoleon, and television series such as Clive Jame’s Fame in the 20th Century and Thames Television’s Hollywood and Silents. Feature film credits include The French Lieutenant’s Woman, Champions, Scandal, and many others.

Martin Roscoe has established a reputation as one of the finest and most versatile pianists on the international concert circuit. As a performer, his rare musicianship and flawless technical assurance create a degree of flexibility admired by
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Jonathan Carney comes from a unique musical family background. An avid exponent of 20th-century music, his repertoire includes works by Lutoslawski, Penderecki, Bruno Maderna, John Cage, and William Bolcum. He has been the concertmaster of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra since 2002.

Featured Artists
Martin Roscoe: piano
Jonathan Carney: violin
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Carl Davis: conductor Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
The World at War: Theme by Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
2.
The Far Pavillions: Theme by Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
3.
Pride and Prejudice: Theme by Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
4.
The French Lieutenant's Woman: Suite by Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
5.
Champions: Theme by Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
6.
Anne Frank Remembered: Theme by Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
7.
Variations on a Polish Beggar's Theme by Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
8.
Hollywood: Theme by Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
9.
Napoleon: Eagle of Destiny by Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
10.
Scandal: Theme by Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
11.
Flesh and Devil: Waltz and Love Scene by Carl Davis
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Customer Reviews

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 Wonderful Music December 17, 2013 By Nancy M. R. (Chico, CA) See All My Reviews "Carl Davis writes large, but without the showiness of American composer John Williams." Report Abuse
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