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Grainger Edition Vol 13 - Works For Chamber Ensemble


Release Date: 09/21/1999 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9746   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Reviews:
Fanfare (1-2/00, pp.252-253) - "...these [are] trim, sharply pointed performances....In sum, one of the more rewarding volumes in this extraordinary series....Chandos's...generously filled disc...will brighten your day..."
Reviews:
Fanfare (1-2/00, pp.252-253) - "...these [are] trim, sharply pointed performances....In sum, one of the more rewarding volumes in this extraordinary series....Chandos's...generously filled disc...will brighten your day..." Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Molly on the Shore by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
2. My Robin is to the greenwood gone by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; England 
3. Shepherd's Hey by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
4. Harvest Hymn by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; England 
5. Room Music Tit Bits: Handel in the Strand by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
6. Scandinavian Suite by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902; USA 
7. Nightingale and the two sisters by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
8. Maiden and the Frog by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
9. Shoemaker from Jerusalem by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
10. Mock Morris by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; England 
11. Sussex Mummers' Christmas Carol by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
12. Theme and Variations by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
13. Youthful rapture by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; Australia 
14. Colonial Song by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911/1918; England 
15. In a Nutshell: no 1, Arrival Platform Humlet by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; England 

Sound Samples

Molly on the Shore
My Robin is to the Greenwood Gone
Shepherd's Hey
Harvest Hymn, "Harvest time in Sweden": Harvest Hymn - Harvest Time in Sweden
Arrival Platform Humlet
Handel in the Strand - Clog Dance
La Scandinavie: I. Swedish Air and Dance
La Scandinavie: II. Song of Varmeland
La Scandinavie: III. Norwegian Polska
La Scandinavie: IV. Danish Melody
La Scandinavie: V. Air and Finale on Norwegian Dances
The Nightingale and the 2 Sisters: The Nightingale and The Two Sisters
The Maiden and the Frog
The Shoemaker from Jerusalem
Mock Morris
The Sussex Mummers' Christmas Carol
Theme and Variations
Youthful Rapture
Colonial Song, "Up-Country Song": Colonial Song

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