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Simon Rattle - British Music


Release Date: 10/20/2009 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 97588   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sir Edward ElgarRalph Vaughan WilliamsSir William WaltonGustav Holst,   ... 
Performer:  Nigel KennedyTruls Otterbech MorkJohn Shirley-QuirkDame Janet Baker,   ... 
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony OrchestraCity of Birmingham Symphony ChorusBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 11 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma" by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 
2. Grania and Diarmid, Op. 42 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; England 
3. Falstaff, Op. 68 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1913; England 
4. Concerto for Violin in B minor, Op. 61 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Nigel Kennedy (Violin)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909-1910; England 
5. The lark ascending by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Nigel Kennedy (Violin)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914/1920; England 
6. Concerto for Cello in E minor, Op. 85 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Truls Otterbech Mork (Cello)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1919; England 
7. The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  John Shirley-Quirk (Baritone), Dame Janet Baker (Mezzo Soprano), John Mitchinson (Tenor)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra,  City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899-1900; England 
8. Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39: no 4 in G major by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907; England 
9. Symphony no 1 in B flat minor by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1935; England 
10. Belshazzar's Feast by Sir William Walton
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra,  City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930-1931; England 
11. The Planets, Op. 32/H 125 by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1916; England 
12. On Wenlock Edge by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Robert Tear (Tenor)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
13. Songs of travel by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Thomas Allen (Baritone)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901-1904; England 
14. Concerto for Guitar, Op. 67 by Malcolm Arnold
Performer:  Julian Bream (Guitar)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; England 
15. Flourish with Fireworks, Op. 22 by Oliver Knussen
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988/1993; England 
16. In a Nutshell by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; England 
17. Train Music by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900 
18. Country Gardens by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
19. Miroirs: La vallée des cloches by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1905; France 
Notes: Arranger: Grainger. 
20. Lincolnshire Posy by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937-1938; USA 
21. Estampes (3) for Piano: no 1, Pagodes by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903; France 
Notes: Arranger: Grainger. 
22. The Warriors for Orchestra, 3 Pianos and Percussion by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912-1916; England 
23. Asyla by Thomas Adès
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1997; England 
24. Odyssey by Nicholas Maw
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973-1987; England 
25. Drowned out by Mark-Anthony Turnage
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992-1993; England 
26. Kai by Mark-Anthony Turnage
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Birmingham Contemporary Music Group
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989-1990; England 
27. Three screaming popes by Mark-Anthony Turnage
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
28. Momentum by Mark-Anthony Turnage
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1990-1991; England 
29. Ceres by Mark-Anthony Turnage
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 

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