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Howard Skempton: Ben Somewhen - Choral & Chamber Music

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Release Date: 09/04/2007 
Label:  Nmc   Catalog #: 955629   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Howard Skempton
Performer:  Richard JenkinsonUlrich HeinenJulian Warburton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Birmingham Contemporary Music Group
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Chamber Concerto, for 15 players by Howard Skempton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Birmingham Contemporary Music Group
Period: Contemporary 
Venue:  CBSO Centre, Birmingham, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 9 Secs. 
2.
Quintet for Clarinet and Strings by Howard Skempton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Birmingham Contemporary Music Group
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997 
Venue:  CBSO Centre, Birmingham, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 8 Secs. 
3.
The Voice of the Spirits by Howard Skempton
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999 
Venue:  St. Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 37 Secs. 
4.
The Bridge of Fire by Howard Skempton
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2001 
Venue:  St. Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 11 Secs. 
5.
Suite from Delicate by Howard Skempton
Performer:  Richard Jenkinson (Cello), Ulrich Heinen (Cello), Julian Warburton (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999 
Venue:  CBSO Centre, Birmingham, England 
Length: 16 Minutes 53 Secs. 
6.
Roundels of the Year by Howard Skempton
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992 
Venue:  St. Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 22 Secs. 
7.
Rise up, my love by Howard Skempton
Written: 2002 
Venue:  St. Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London 
Length: 8 Minutes 2 Secs. 
8.
Ben Somewhere by Howard Skempton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Birmingham Contemporary Music Group
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 2005; England 
Venue:  CBSO Centre, Birmingham, England 
Length: 12 Minutes 16 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Chamber Concerto: I. Con bravura
Chamber Concerto: II. Tempo giusto
Chamber Concerto: III. Grazioso
Chamber Concerto: IV. Teneramente
Clarinet Quintet: I. Andante
Clarinet Quintet: II. Comodo
Clarinet Quintet: III. Largo
The Voice of the Spirits
The Bridge of Fire
Suite from Delicate: I. Pulse
Suite from Delicate: II. Triangle 1
Suite from Delicate: III. Easy
Suite from Delicate: IV. Triangle 2
Suite from Delicate: V. Solo
Suite from Delicate: VI. Ending
Roundels of the Year
Rise Up, My Love: No. 1. Rise up, my love
Rise Up, My Love: No. 2. How fair is thy love
Rise Up, My Love: No. 3. My beloved is gone down
Rise Up, My Love: No. 4. How fair and how pleasant
Ben Somewhen

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