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Snapshots: Fiftieth Birthday Tributes For Oliver Knussen

Andriessen / London Sinfonietta
Release Date: 03/01/2004 
Label:  London Sinfonietta   Catalog #: 12004   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Louis AndriessenCharles WuorinenAlexander GoehrDetlev Glanert,   ... 
Performer:  Bruce NocklesRolf HindNicolas HodgesJohn Orford,   ... 
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 0 Hours 42 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Very Sharp Trumpet Sonata by Louis Andriessen
Performer:  Bruce Nockles (Trumpet)
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2002 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 1 Minutes 14 Secs. 
2. Fifty Fifty by Charles Wuorinen
Performer:  Rolf Hind (Piano), Nicolas Hodges (Piano)
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2002; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
3. only two notes for olly (the other five for later), for 11 instruments by Alexander Goehr
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2002 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
4. Dancing Landscape, for 2 pianos by Detlev Glanert
Performer:  Nicolas Hodges (Piano), Rolf Hind (Piano)
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2002 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
5. Au Quai by Elliott Carter
Performer:  John Orford (Bassoon), Paul Silverthorne (Viola)
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2002; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
6. Light the First Light of Evening, for orchestra by Augusta Read Thomas
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2002 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
7. I suppose a Fugue is out of the Question, for piano by Robert Zuidam
Performer:  Rolf Hind (Piano)
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2002 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
8. Flourish, with fireflies, for orchestra by Colin Matthews
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2002 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
9. Quasi una Passacaglia, for piano by Julian Anderson
Performer:  Nicolas Hodges (Piano)
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: Modern 
Written: 2002 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
10. Snapshots, for orchestra by Mark-Anthony Turnage
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2002 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
11. Oilcantus by George Benjamin
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2002; England 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
12. Bubo bubo, for orchestra by Magnus Lindberg
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2002 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
13. Olly on the Shore, for piano by Hans W. Henze
Performer:  Rolf Hind (Piano)
Conductor:  George Benjamin
Period: Modern 
Written: 2001 
Date of Recording: 06/12/2002 
Venue:  Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 

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