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The British Cello Phenomenon / Du Pre, Marriner, Isserlis

Release Date: 06/29/2004 
Label:  Cello Classics   Catalog #: 1010   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachBenjamin GodardFrederick DeliusDavid Popper,   ... 
Performer:  Ethel BartlettSir John BarbirolliWilliam Henry SquireSir Hamilton Harty,   ... 
Conductor:  Eric FenbyConstant LambertSir Neville MarrinerChristopher Finzi,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  OrchestraRoyal Opera House Covent Garden OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the Fields,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mixed 
Length: 2 Hours 37 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord no 1 in G major, BWV 1027: 1st movement, Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ethel Bartlett (Keyboard), Sir John Barbirolli (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Jocelyn, Op. 100: Ah! ne t'éveille pas encor "Berceuse" by Benjamin Godard
Performer:  William Henry Squire (Cello), Sir Hamilton Harty (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Caprice and Elegy for Cello and Orchestra: Elegy by Frederick Delius
Performer:  Beatrice Harrison (Cello)
Conductor:  Eric Fenby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Concert Polonaise for Cello and Piano, Op. 14 by David Popper
Performer:  Cedric Sharpe (Cello), Cecil Dixon (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 6, In Springtime by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Felix Salmond (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Hungarian Rhapsody for Cello and Piano, Op. 68 by David Popper
Performer:  Dorothy Kennedy (Piano), Lauri Kennedy (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Mon coeur s'ouvre ŕ ta voix by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Anthony Pini (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 16a, Act 2 - Pas d'action by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Raymond Clark (Cello)
Conductor:  Constant Lambert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Elégie for Cello and Piano by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Reginald Kilbey (Cello), Jack Byfield (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Ein Morgen, ein Mittag und ein Abend in Wien: Overture by Franz von Suppé
Performer:  Denis Vigay (Cello)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is presented in excerpted form. 
Elégie for Cello and Piano, Op. 24 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Alan Dalziel (Cello), John Constable (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Sonata for Cello and Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 117: Andante by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Thomas Igloi (Cello), Clifford Benson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1921; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Prélude ŕ l'aprčs-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Keith Harvey (Cello), Linn Hendry (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 
Length: 8 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Keith Harvey.
Composition written: France (1892 - 1894). 
Soliloquy, Op. 57 by Edmund Rubbra
Performer:  Jacqueline Du Pré (Cello)
Conductor:  Christopher Finzi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Newbury String Players
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; England 
Length: 16 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is presented in excerpted form. 
I masnadieri: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Norman Jones (Cello)
Conductor:  Lamberto Gardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is presented in excerpted form. 
Sonata for Arpeggione in A minor, D 821: 3rd movement, Allegretto by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Derek Simpson (Cello), Ernest Lush (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Suite for Cello solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1008: 2nd movement, Allemande by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Douglas Cummings (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Suite for Cello solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1008: 3rd movement, Courante by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Douglas Cummings (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Strophes (3) sur le nom de Sacher: Strophe no 3 by Henri Dutilleux
Performer:  Moray Welsh (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975/1982; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: France (1975).
Composition revised: France (1982). 
Fairy tale: 3rd movement by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Christopher Van Kampen (Cello), Ian Brown (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910-1923; Brno, Czech Republic 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Brno, Czech Republic (1910).
Composition revised: 1923. 
Sonata for Cello solo, Op. 8: 3rd movement, Allegro molto vivace by Zoltán Kodály
Performer:  Colin Carr (Cello)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1915; Hungary 
Length: 11 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Aprčs un ręve, Op. 7 no 1 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano), Steven Isserlis (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Passacaglia and Sarabande with Variations in G minor after Handel by Johan Halvorsen
Performer:  Timothy Hugh (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Norway 
Length: 5 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Fantasia on British Sea Songs: no 4, Tom Bowling by Sir Henry Wood
Performer:  Clive Greensmith (Cello)
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is presented in excerpted form. 
Invocation, Op. 19 no 2/H 75 by Gustav Holst
Performer:  Paul Watkins (Cello)
Conductor:  Paul Watkins
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
Length: 9 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is presented in excerpted form. 
Pieces (12) for Cello and Piano, Op. 51: no 5 by Reinhold Gliere
Performer:  Dominic Harlan (Piano), Alexander Baillie (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Pieces (12) for Cello and Piano, Op. 51: no 12 by Reinhold Gliere
Performer:  Dominic Harlan (Piano), Alexander Baillie (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Guillaume Tell: Overture - Excerpt(s) by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Douglas Cameron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony, Washington, D. C.
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Linn Hendry (Piano), Raphael Wallfisch (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco. 
Concerto for Cello: 2nd movement, Allegro appassionato by Sir William Walton
Performer:  Robert Cohen (Cello)
Conductor:  Andrew Litton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 6 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is presented in excerpted form.
Composition written: England (1956).
Composition revised: 1974. 

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