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The Film Music Of William Alwyn / Hickox, London So


Release Date: 07/26/1994 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9243   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  William Alwyn
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 15 & 16 January 1993 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Ben Connellan (Assistant) Recorded in: All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 15 & 16 January 1993 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Ben Connellan (Assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Odd Man Out: Suite by William Alwyn
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1993 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
Length: 26 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Christopher Palmer. 
2.
The History of Mr. Polly: Suite by William Alwyn
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1993 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
Length: 20 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Christopher Palmer. 
3.
The Fallen Idol: Suite by William Alwyn
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1993 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
Length: 20 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Christopher Palmer. 
4.
The Rake's Progress: Calypso by William Alwyn
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1993 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Christopher Palmer. 

Sound Samples

Suite from Odd Man Out (arr. C. Palmer): I. Prelude: Lento funebre - Tranquillo
Suite from Odd Man Out (arr. C. Palmer): II. Police Chase: Moderato - Allegro agitato
Suite from Odd Man Out (arr. C. Palmer): III. Delirium and Lullaby: Moderato, ma misterioso - Lento, molto tranquillo - Adagio molto
Suite from Odd Man Out (arr. C. Palmer): IV. Nemesis [Finale]: Lento funebre - Agitato - A tempo, lento funebre
Suite from The History of Mr Polly (arr. by C. Palmer): I. Prelude: Allegro vivace - Meno mosso, broader - A tempo I
Suite from The History of Mr Polly (arr. by C. Palmer): II. Wedding and Funeral: Moderato, maestoso - Alla marcia funebre
Suite from The History of Mr Polly (arr. by C. Palmer): III. Fire [Murder Arsonical]: Misterioso - Molto allegro, con fuoco
Suite from The History of Mr Polly (arr. by C. Palmer): IV. Christabel: Lento moderato
Suite from The History of Mr Polly (arr. by C. Palmer): V. Punting Scene [The Ferry]: Allegro scherzoso
Suite from The History of Mr Polly (arr. by C. Palmer): VI. Utopian Sunset [Finale]: Slow - Poco animato [ma sempre tranquillo]
Suite from The Fallen Idol 9 (arr. by C. Palmer): I. Overture
Suite from The Fallen Idol 9 (arr. by C. Palmer): II. Prelude and Opening Scene: Moderato
Suite from The Fallen Idol 9 (arr. by C. Palmer): III. Love Scene [Part 1]: Slow
Suite from The Fallen Idol 9 (arr. by C. Palmer): IV. Love Scene [Part 2]: Warmly
Suite from The Fallen Idol 9 (arr. by C. Palmer): V. Hide and Seek [Scherzo]
Suite from The Fallen Idol 9 (arr. by C. Palmer): VI. Panic and Flight: Slow - Allegro molto agitato - Molto allegro
Suite from The Fallen Idol 9 (arr. by C. Palmer): VII. Finale: Slow but with movement - Allegro giocoso
Suite from The Fallen Idol 9 (arr. by C. Palmer): VIII. Coda [End Titles]: Grazioso
Calypso from The Rake's Progress (arr. by C. Palmer)

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