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Bear Essentials - British Film Classics


Release Date: 08/26/2003 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 24112   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ron GoodwinWilliam AlwynRichard Rodney BennettSergei Rachmaninov,   ... 
Performer:  Philip DukesEarl WildMartin RoscoeMary Carewe
Conductor:  D. S. StephensRichard HickoxRumon GambaJascha Horenstein,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Air Force Regiment BandLondon Symphony OrchestraBBC Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Battle of Britain: Luftwaffe March by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  D. S. Stephens
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Air Force Regiment Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
2.
Odd Man Out: Prelude by William Alwyn
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Christopher Palmer 
3.
Lady Caroline Lamb: Elegy for Viola and Orchestra by Richard Rodney Bennett
Performer:  Philip Dukes (Viola)
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1972; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 1st movement, Moderato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Earl Wild (Piano)
Conductor:  Jascha Horenstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Length: 9 Minutes 16 Secs. 
5.
Four Weddings and a Funeral: Love Theme by Richard Rodney Bennett
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1994; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
6.
633 Squadron: Main Theme by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  D. S. Stephens
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Air Force Regiment Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
7.
The Cruel Sea: Main Titles by Alan Rawsthorne
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1953; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Philip Lane 
8.
Oliver Twist: Finale by Arnold Bax
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
9.
The Trap: Main Theme by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1966; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
10.
Uncle Silas: Valse caprice by Alan Rawsthorne
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1947; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Philip Lane 
11.
Murder on the Orient Express: Suite by Richard Rodney Bennett
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; England 
Length: 11 Minutes 13 Secs. 
12.
The Dam Busters by Eric Coates
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
13.
In Search of the Castaways: Ship's Waltz by William Alwyn
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Philip Lane 
14.
In Search of the Castaways: Rumba by William Alwyn
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Philip Lane 
15.
Coastal Command: Dawn patrol by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
16.
Warsaw Concerto by Richard Addinsell
Performer:  Martin Roscoe (Piano)
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
Length: 8 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Roy Douglas 
17.
Overlanders: Scorched Earth by John Ireland
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946-1947; England 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Sir Charles Mackerras 
18.
Moulin Rouge: Waltz theme by Georges Auric
Performer:  Mary Carewe (Soprano)
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1952; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
19.
Scott of the Antarctic: Main Title by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
20.
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines: Main Titles by Ron Goodwin
Conductor:  D. S. Stephens
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Air Force Regiment Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
21.
Bridge on the River Kwai: Colonel Bogey by Malcolm Arnold
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is based on "The Colonel Bogey March" by Kenneth Alford and
is arranged by Christopher Palmer. 
22.
The Belles of St. Trinians: Main Titles by Malcolm Arnold
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Christopher Palmer 
23.
David Copperfield: Main Titles by Malcolm Arnold
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Philip Lane 
24.
The Inn of the Sixth Happiness: London Prelude by Malcolm Arnold
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Chriostopher Palmer 
25.
Prelude and Fugue "Spitfire" by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
Length: 8 Minutes 40 Secs. 
26.
Hamlet: Prelude by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Christopher Palmer 
27.
Battle of Britain: Spitfire Music and Battle in the Air by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; England 
Length: 5 Minutes 57 Secs. 
28.
Battle of Britain: March and Siegfried Music by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; England 
Length: 5 Minutes 28 Secs. 
29.
Henry V: Prologue by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943-1944; England 
Length: 6 Minutes 59 Secs. 
30.
Henry V: Orchestral Suite - no 4, Touch her soft lips and part by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943-1944; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 28 Secs. 
31.
Richard III: Prelude by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
32.
Things to Come, F 131: Happy March by Sir Arthur Bliss
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934-1935; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Philip Lane 

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