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Turnage: Orchestral Works / London Philharmonic Orchestra

Turnage / Jurowski / Lpo / Tetzlaff
Release Date: 10/30/2012 
Label:  Lpo   Catalog #: 66  
Composer:  Mark-Anthony Turnage
Performer:  Christian TetzlaffLawrence PowerMichael Collins
Conductor:  Vladimir JurowskiMarkus StenzMarin Alsop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

British composer Mark-Anthony Turnage is widely admired for his distinctive blending of jazz and contemporary classical traditions, high energy and elegiac lyricism. Turnage was the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s Composer in Residence from 2005–10 and this is the third volume of his music to be released on the LPO Label. It features five works recorded for the first time, including the world première peformance of his violin concerto Mambo, Blues and Tarantella with soloist Christian Tetzlaff. British composer Mark-Anthony Turnage is widely admired for his distinctive blending of jazz and contemporary classical traditions, high energy and elegiac lyricism. Turnage was the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s Composer in Residence from 2005–10 and this is the third volume of his music to be released on the LPO Label. It features five works recorded for the first time, including the world première peformance of his violin concerto Mambo, Blues and Tarantella with soloist Christian Tetzlaff. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Lullaby for Hans by Mark-Anthony Turnage
Conductor:  Vladimir Jurowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
2. Mambo, Blues and Tarantella by Mark-Anthony Turnage
Performer:  Christian Tetzlaff (Violin)
Conductor:  Vladimir Jurowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
3. Concerto for Viola "On Opened Ground" by Mark-Anthony Turnage
Performer:  Lawrence Power (Viola)
Conductor:  Markus Stenz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
4. Texan Tenebrae by Mark-Anthony Turnage
Conductor:  Marin Alsop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
5. Concerto for Clarinet "Riffs and Refrains" by Mark-Anthony Turnage
Performer:  Michael Collins (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Marin Alsop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra

Sound Samples

On Opened Ground: I. Cadenza and Scherzino
On Opened Ground: II. Interrupted Song and Chaconne
Texan Tenebrae
Lullaby for Hans
Riffs and Refrains: I. Refrains
Riffs and Refrains: II. Arioso
Mambo, Blues and Tarantella: I. Mambo
Mambo, Blues and Tarantella: II. Blues
Mambo, Blues and Tarantella: III. Tarantella

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