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Winter Season

December - March 2019

 

Introduction & End : Delius: La Calinda 
Performers: Barry Wordsworth, London Symphony Orchestra
Collins Classics

1. Britten: Four Sea Interludes, Op 33a - II Sunday Morning
Performers: Vernon Handley, Ulster Orchestra
Chandos Records

2. Finzi: Elegy for Violin and Piano
Performers: Daniel Hope, Simon Mulligan
Nimbus

3. Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Performers: Bryden Thomson, London Philharmonic Orchestra 
Chandos

4. Howells: String Quartet No.3 ‘In Gloucestershire’, 2nd movement 
Performers: Divertimenti 
Hyperion

5. Holst: Symphony in F major, Op.8 ‘The Cotswolds’, 1st movement 
Performers: JoAnn Falletta, Ulster Orchestra 
Naxos

6. John Ireland: ‘All in a Garden Green’ from Five 16th Century Songs 
Performers: Benjamin Luxon, Alan Rowlands
Lyrita

7. Bax: Tintagel
Performers: David Lloyd-Jones, Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Naxos

8. Vaughan Williams: Loch Lomond
Performers: Armonico Consort 
Signum

9. John Ireland: Sarnia for solo piano, 3rd Movement ‘Song of the Spring Tides’

Performers: John Lenehan
Naxos

10. Elgar: Cockaigne Overture ‘In London Town’, Op.40 
Performers: Sir Alexadner Gibson, Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos

Spring Season

April - June 2019

 

With the fresh air of Spring, this musical adventure is full of life; from Frederick Delius's cuckoo to Edward Elgar's River Severn.

 

 

Delius: On hearing the first cuckoo in Spring

Vernon Handley, London Philharmonic Orchestra 

Chandos 

 

Vaughan Williams: Linden Lea

Roderick Williams, Iain Burnside

Naxos

 

Bridge: 3 Idylls 

Maggini String Quartet

Naxos 

 

Britten: Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings 

Mark Padmore, Britten Sinfonia 

Harmonia Mundi 

 

Carwithen: Suffolk Suite

Richard Hickox, London Symphony Orchestra 

Chandos 

 

Gurney: Desire in Spring

Benjamin Luxon, David Williamson

Chandos 

 

Finzi: Eclogue for Piano and Strings, Op.10 

Peter Donohoe, Howard Griffiths, Northern Sinfonia

Naxos 

 

Moeran: Songs of Springtime – Seven Elizabethan poems set for Mixed Chorus 

Finzi Singers

Chandos

 

Elgar: Severn Suite Op.87a 

Richard Hickox, London Symphony Orchestra

Chandos


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