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Bax: Orchestral Works Vol 7 / Fingerhut, Thomson, LPO


Release Date: 03/23/2004 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 10209   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Arnold Bax
Performer:  Margaret Fingerhut
Conductor:  Bryden Thomson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 43 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphonic Variations for Piano and Orchestra in E major by Arnold Bax
Performer:  Margaret Fingerhut (Piano)
Conductor:  Bryden Thomson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; England 
2. Winter Legends by Arnold Bax
Performer:  Margaret Fingerhut (Piano)
Conductor:  Bryden Thomson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; England 

Sound Samples

Winter Legends: I. Allegro
Winter Legends: II. Lento, molto espressivo
Winter Legends: III. Molto moderato - Allegro molto
Winter Legends: III. Epilogue: Molto cantabile
Symphonic Variations in E major: Part I: Theme: Lento espressivo
Symphonic Variations in E major: Part I: Variation 1, "Youth": Allegro: Restless and tumultuous
Symphonic Variations in E major: Part I: Variation 2, "Nocturne": Slow and serene, Broadly
Symphonic Variations in E major: Part I: Variation 3, "Strife": Allegro vivace
Symphonic Variations in E major: Part II: Variation 4, "The Temple": Slow and solemn
Symphonic Variations in E major: Part II: Variation 5, "Play": Scherzo: Allegretto vivace
Symphonic Variations in E major: Part II: Intermezzo, "Enchantment": Very moderate tempo
Symphonic Variations in E major: Part II: Variation 6, "Triumph": Moderate tempo: Glowing and passionate

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