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Music For A Royal Celebration

Walton / Philharmonia Orch / Warren-green
Release Date: 11/08/2011 
Label:  Quartz Records   Catalog #: 2041   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sir William WaltonGeorge Frideric HandelGerald FinziPeter Maxwell Davies,   ... 
Performer:  Gordon HuntEkaterina SemenchukRoger Judd
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Released to mark the First Anniversary of the wedding of TRH The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, this CD is a record of an extraordinary musical occasion featuring a glittering array of international star, including the Russian mezzo-soprano Ekaterina Semenchuk whose appearance was a 'gift' to the Royal couple from the Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg. Released to mark the First Anniversary of the wedding of TRH The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, this CD is a record of an extraordinary musical occasion featuring a glittering array of international star, including the Russian mezzo-soprano Ekaterina Semenchuk whose appearance was a 'gift' to the Royal couple from the Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Henry V: Choral Suite by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943-1944; England 
2.
Water Music Suite no 3 in G major, HWV 350: Minuet by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: Baroque 
Written: London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
3.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 6, Air by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
4.
Romance for String Orchestra in E flat major, Op. 11 by Gerald Finzi
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; England 
Length: 9 Minutes 37 Secs. 
5.
The Yellow Cake Revue: Farewell to Stromness by Peter Maxwell Davies
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
6.
Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op. 20 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; England 
Length: 13 Minutes 9 Secs. 
7.
Elegiac Melodies (2) for Strings, Op. 34: no 2, Last spring by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Norway 
Length: 6 Minutes 9 Secs. 
8.
Concerti (12) à 5, Op. 9: no 2 for Oboe in D minor - 2nd movement, Adagio by Tomaso Albinoni
Performer:  Gordon Hunt (Oboe)
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Venice, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
9.
The Creed, for chorus by Alexander Grechaninov
Performer:  Ekaterina Semenchuk ()
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
10.
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 62: no 1, Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
11.
English National Anthem by Anonymous
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
12.
Celebration Fanfare by Alun Hoddinott
Performer:  Roger Judd (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 1 Minutes 21 Secs. 
13.
Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 1, Andante-Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
14.
Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 2, Alla Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 

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