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Vaughan Williams: Orchestral Works / Marriner, Boult, Et Al


Release Date: 05/11/1999 
Label:  London/Decca Double Decker Catalog #: 460357   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Celia NicklinTommy ReillyIona Brown
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerBarry WordsworthSir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsNew Queen's Hall OrchestraLondon Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 26 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner,  Barry Wordsworth,  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields,  New Queen's Hall Orchestra,  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
Notes: Arranged: Ralph Greaves 
2. English Folk Song Suite by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; England 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Jacob 
3. Concerto for Oboe in A minor by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Celia Nicklin (Oboe)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; England 
4. Concerto grosso for String Orchestra by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; England 
5. Romance for Harmonica, Strings and Piano in D flat major by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Tommy Reilly (Harmonica)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; England 
6. The lark ascending by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Iona Brown (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914/1920; England 
7. Variants (5) of 'Dives and Lazarus' by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Queen's Hall Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
8. Norfolk Rhapsody no 1 in E minor by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Queen's Hall Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905-1906; England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
9. In the Fen Country by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Queen's Hall Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording.
Composition written: England (1904 - 1907). 
10. Partita for Double String Orchestra by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; England 
11. Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Queen's Hall Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910/1919; England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 

Sound Samples

Fantasia On Greensleeves
English Folk Song Suite: 1. March: Seventeen come Sunday
English Folk Song Suite: 2. Intermezzo: My bonny boy
English Folk Song Suite: 3. March: Folk Songs from Somerset
Concerto for Oboe and Strings: 1. Rondo Pastorale
Concerto for Oboe and Strings: 2. Minuet & Musette
Concerto for Oboe and Strings: 3. Finale
Concerto Grosso: 1. Intrada
Concerto Grosso: 2. Burlesca Ostinata
Concerto Grosso: 3. Sarabande
Concerto Grosso: 4. Scherzo
Concerto Grosso: 5. March and Reprise
Romance for strings, piano and harmonica
The Lark Ascending
Five Variants of "Dives and Lazarus"
Norfolk Rhapsody No.1 in E minor
Partita for double string orchestra: 1. Prelude (Andante tranquilo)
Partita for double string orchestra: 2. Scherzo ostinato (Presto)
Partita for double string orchestra: 3. Intermezzo (Homage to Henry Hall)
Partita for double string orchestra: 4. Fantasia (Allegro)
In the Fen Country - Symphonic Impression
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

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