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Grainger: Works for Large Chorus and Orchestra

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CHSA 5121
 
Grainger: Works for Large Chorus and Orchestra
Release Date: April 2013
Originally recorded in 2012
Genre:
Choir
Orchestral & Concertos

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PERCY GRAINGER

(1882-1961)
premiere recording
1.

King Solomon's Espousals

8:52
(Song of Solomon, Part V)
Edited by Barry Peter Ould
Fairly fast
2.

Danny Deever

4:03
[KS 12]
Lovingly dedicated to my Mother
José Carbó baritone
Fairly fast
premiere recording in this version
3.

Marching Song of Democracy

7:02
For my darling mother, united with her in loving adoration of Walt Whitman
At quick marching speed
premiere recording
4.

The Wraith of Odin

5:10
Edited by Barry Peter Ould
Fairly fast
premiere recording in this version
5.

The Hunter in His Career

1:40
[OEPM 3]
Edited by Barry Peter Ould
Fast
premiere recording
6.

Sir Eglasmore

3:56
[BFMS 13]
Tune and words from Stafford Smith's Musica Antiqua (1812)
Edited by Barry Peter Ould
Lovingly and reverently dedicated to the memory of Edvard Grieg
Fairly slow - Rather fast
premiere recording
7.

The Lads of Wamphray

7:03
Folk-Poem from Sir Walter Scott's Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border (1802-03)
Edited by Barry Peter Ould
Andrew Morton tenor
Alexander Knight baritone
Fairly fast - In time, slower than first speed
8.

The Bride's Tragedy

10:10
Fast, rhythmic, fierce - Poco meno mosso - Flowingly
9.

Tribute to Foster

10:27
Jessica Aszodi soprano
Victoria Lambourn mezzo-soprano
Ben Namdarian tenor
Timothy Reynolds tenor
Nicholas Dinopoulos bass-baritone
Fairly fast - Slower - First speed
premiere recording
10.

Thanksgiving Song

13:22
(Last tone-bout)
Edited by Barry Peter Ould
Slowly murmuring - Fairly fast - Slowly flowing - Quite flowingly
Total time: 72:39
Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis
30 August-1 September 2012 (live: Danny Deever, Marching Song of Democracy, The Bride's Tragedy, Tribute to Foster) & 3, 4, 5, and 8 September 2012 (other works)




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