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Walton: Battle Of Britain Suite, Etc / Marriner, Asmf


Release Date: 10/28/1992 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 8870   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London 2, 3 March 1990 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Peter Newble (assistant) Recorded in: St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London 2, 3 March 1990 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Peter Newble (assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. 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 
2. A Wartime Sketchbook by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: Christopher Palmer 
3. Escape Me Never: Suite by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
4. The Three Sisters by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1970; England 
5. Battle of Britain: Suite by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; England 

Sound Samples

Spitfire Prelude and Fugue: Prelude
Spitfire Prelude and Fugue: Fugue
A Wartime Sketchbook: No. 1. Prologue
A Wartime Sketchbook: No. 2. Bicycle-chase
A Wartime Sketchbook: No. 3. Refugees
A Wartime Sketchbook: No. 4. Scherzo - Gay Berlin
A Wartime Sketchbook: No. 5. Foxtrots
A Wartime Sketchbook: No. 6. Lovers
A Wartime Sketchbook: No. 7. Striptease
A Wartime Sketchbook: No. 8. Epilogue
Escape Me Never: I. Prelude and Venetian Idyll
Escape Me Never: II. In the Dolomites
Escape Me Never: III. Ballet
3 Sisters: Opening Titles
3 Sisters: Dream Sequence
3 Sisters: End Titles
The Battle of Britain: I. Spitfire Music – Battle in the Air
The Battle of Britain: II. March Introduction - Siegfried Music

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