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My Dancing Day - Choral Music by Richard Rodney Bennett / Brough, BBC Singers

Bennett / Bbc Singers / Brough
Release Date: 08/28/2012 
Label:  Signum U.k.   Catalog #: 293  
Composer:  Richard Rodney BennettGeorge GershwinEdward "Duke" EllingtonCole Porter
Performer:  Edward GoaterOlivia Robinson
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

As one of Britain’s most respected and versatile musicians, Sir Richard Rodney Bennett has produced over two hundred works for the concert hall, and fifty scores for film and television, as well as having been a writer and performer of jazz songs for over fifty years.

This disc of compositions and arrangements performed by the BBC Singers showcases some of his most popular and beguiling works for choir and voice, drawn from classical and jazz music and featuring his ever-popular work A Good-Night.
As one of Britain’s most respected and versatile musicians, Sir Richard Rodney Bennett has produced over two hundred works for the concert hall, and fifty scores for film and television, as well as having been a writer and performer of jazz songs for over fifty years.

This disc of compositions and arrangements performed by the BBC Singers showcases some of his most popular and beguiling works for choir and voice, drawn from classical and jazz music and featuring his ever-popular work A Good-Night.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Poems (4) of Thomas Campion by Richard Rodney Bennett
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
2.
A Good-Night by Richard Rodney Bennett
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
3.
My dancing day by Richard Rodney Bennett
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
4.
Gloria, Gloria by Richard Rodney Bennett
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
5.
In the bleak midwinter by Richard Rodney Bennett
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
6.
New Year Carol by Richard Rodney Bennett
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
7.
Town and Country by Richard Rodney Bennett
Performer:  Edward Goater (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
8.
Serenades by Richard Rodney Bennett
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
9.
The Apple Tree by Richard Rodney Bennett
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
10.
Show is on: By Strauss by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Notes: Arranger: Richard Rodney Bennett 
11.
Sophisticated Lady by Edward "Duke" Ellington
Performer:  Edward Goater (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
Notes: Arranger: Richard Rodney Bennett 
12.
Seven Lively Arts: Ev'ry time we say goodbye by Cole Porter
Performer:  Olivia Robinson (Soprano), Edward Goater (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Brough
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
Notes: Arranger: Richard Rodney Bennett 

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