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Goossens: Orchestral Works

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CHSA 5119
 
Goossens: Orchestral Works
Release Date: March 2013
Originally recorded in 2010
Genre:
Orchestral & Concertos

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SIR EUGENE GOOSSENS

(1893-1962)

Kaleidoscope, Op. 18 (1933)

9:49
Suite for Children
Orchestration by the composer of eight movements from the original version for solo piano (1917-18)
1.
1
Good-morning. Moderato con anima
1:01
2.
2
Promenade. Con moto
1:29
3.
3
Hurdy-Gurdy Man. Tempo di Valse
1:08
4.
4
March of the Wooden Soldier. Alla marcia
1:03
5.
5
Lament for a departed doll. Andante espressivo - Poco più moto
1:43
6.
6
The Old Musical Box. Leggiero - Coda
0:47
7.
7
The Punch and Judy Show. Allegro moderato
0:43
8.
8
Good-night. Tranquillo - Poco più mosso
1:55
9.

Tam o'Shanter, Op. 17a (1918-19)

3:38
Scherzo for Orchestra
Allegro
premiere recording

Three Greek Dances, Op. 44 (1926, revised 1927)

10:06
for small orchestra
For Margaret Morris
10.
I
Moderato - [ ] - Moderato - [ ] - Tempo I
3:02
11.
II
Andante languido
4:52
12.
III
Vivo - Allegro moderato - Presto
2:07

Concert Piece, Op. 65 (1957)

21:57
for Oboe/Cor Anglais, Two Harps, and Orchestra
Jeff Crellin oboe - cor anglais
Marshall Maguire harp I
Alannah Guthrie-Jones harp II
13.
I
Fantasia. Andante molto - Allegro moderato - Meno mosso - Andante
4:57
14.
II
Chorale. Andante moderato - Con moto - Vivo - Andante - Allegro - Cadenza
9:38
15.
III
Perpetuum mobile e burlesca. Allegro scherzando - Largo - Lento - Allegro - Tempo I - Più mosso. Tempo di Valse - Galop
7:22
premiere recording on CD of orchestral version

Four Conceits, Op. 20 (1918)

6:44
Suite
Orchestration by the composer of the original version for solo piano (1917)
16.
1
The Gargoyle. Moderato con moto
1:46
17.
2
Dance Memories. Tempo di Valse
1:21
18.
3
A Walking-Tune. Con moto
2:22
19.
4
The Marionette Show. Con brio
1:15
20.

Variations on 'Cadet Rousselle' (1930)

3:47
(French Folk-Song)
Arranged for soprano and piano (1918) by Arnold Bax (1883-1953), Frank Bridge (1879-1941), John Ireland (1879-1962), and Eugene Goossens
Orchestrated by Eugene Goossens
To our good friend, Edwin Evans, who suggested this collaboration
Allegro moderato
premiere recording of orchestral version

Two Nature Poems, Op. 25 (1937-38)

11:19
Orchestration by the composer of two movements from the original version for solo piano (1919)
21.
I
Pastoral. Andantino grazioso - [ ] - Tempo I con slancio
6:59
22.
II
Bacchanal. Molto allegro - Tranquillo ma con moto
4:19
premiere recording of orchestral version
23.

Intermezzo from 'Don Juan de Manara', Op. 54 (1935)

6:22
Larghissimo - Piangevole (sempre tardendo) - Affrettando molto e precipitando - Tranquillo (ma con moto) -Andante tranquillo e teneramente - Tempo I - Subito allegro - Largo - Molto moderato - Lento
Total time: 74:16
Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis
15 and 16 June 2010, 5 September 2011, and 7 September 2012




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