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Meditations For A Quiet Dawn - Vaughan Williams, Ives, Et Al


Release Date: 05/02/1994 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7009   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ralph Vaughan WilliamsCharles IvesFranz Joseph HaydnPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,   ... 
Performer:  Michael BochmannThomas WaddingtonAudrey DouglasSusan Lynn
Conductor:  William BoughtonMichel SwierczewskiAdám FischerTadaaki Otaka
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Symphony OrchestraGulbenkian Foundation Chamber Orchestra LisbonAustro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. The lark ascending by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Michael Bochmann (Violin)
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914/1920; England 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ of Birmingham, England 
Length: 14 Minutes 0 Secs. 
2. Variants (5) of 'Dives and Lazarus' by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Thomas Waddington (Cello), Audrey Douglas (Harp), Susan Lynn (Violin)
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; England 
Date of Recording: 06/1984 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ of Birmingham, England 
Length: 10 Minutes 44 Secs. 
3. The Unanswered Question no 2 by Charles Ives
Conductor:  Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Chamber Orchestra Lisbon
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1991 
Venue:  Lisbon, Portugal 
Length: 6 Minutes 6 Secs. 
4. Symphony no 24 in D major, H 1 no 24: 2nd movement, Adagio by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Adám Fischer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1764; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Venue:  Haydnsaal, Esterhazy Palace, Hungary 
5. Quartet for Strings no 1 in D major, Op. 11: 2nd movement, Andante cantabile by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 08/1991 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ of Birmingham, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1871).
Composition revised: Russia (1888). 
6. Etudes-tableaux (5) (Rachmaninov), Op. 160: no 1, The Sea and Seagulls (Op. 39 no 2) by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  Tadaaki Otaka
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Welsh Symphony
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1930; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1992 
Venue:  Brangwyn Hall, Swansea 
Length: 8 Minutes 16 Secs. 
7. Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Tadaaki Otaka
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Welsh Symphony
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/1991 
Venue:  Brangwyn Hall, Swansea 
Length: 5 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1912 - 1915). 
8. Symphony for Strings no 2 in D major: Andante by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1821; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1987 
Venue:  Brangwyn Hall, Swansea 
9. Henry V: Orchestral Suite - no 4, Touch her soft lips and part by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943-1944; England 
Date of Recording: 08/1991 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ of Birmingham, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 33 Secs. 

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