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Walton: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 2; Violin Concerto; Cello Concerto; The Wise Virgins

Walton / Various
Release Date: 07/12/2011 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 94708   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Sir William Walton
Performer:  Nigel KennedyPaul Tortelier
Conductor:  Sir Charles MackerrasAndré PrevinPaavo BerglundLouis Frémaux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 31 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 in B flat minor by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1935; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1989 
Venue:  Watford town Hall, Herts, England 
Length: 45 Minutes 36 Secs. 
2.
Symphony no 2 by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959-1960; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1989 
Venue:  Watford town Hall, Herts, England 
Length: 27 Minutes 42 Secs. 
3.
Concerto for Violin in B minor by Sir William Walton
Performer:  Nigel Kennedy (Violin)
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1939; England 
Date of Recording: 06/27/1987 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 30 Minutes 52 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Cello by Sir William Walton
Performer:  Paul Tortelier (Cello)
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956/1974; England 
Venue:  Guildhall, Southampton 
Length: 26 Minutes 16 Secs. 
5.
Wise Virgins: Suite by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Louis Frémaux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; England 
Venue:  Bedworth Civic Centre 
Length: 19 Minutes 27 Secs. 

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