Adrian Shepherd

Conductor and cellist. Born 7 April 1939. Died 24 July 2013
Adrian Shepherd
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1939-04-07
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Adrian Shepherd

Adrian Shepherd Biography (Wikipedia)

Adrian Shepherd, MBE (7 April 1939 – 24 July 2013) was a British 'cellist and conductor, and director of the modern-instrument ensemble Cantilena.

Shepherd was born in 1939 in the county of Essex, England, and studied the cello with William Pleeth at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, For 20 years he was principal cello with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra and professor of cello at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. Shepherd founded the modern instrument ensemble Cantilena in 1970 and remained its artistic director and conductor. He was also a director of the Cantilena Festival on Islay each July.

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William Boyce
Overture No 12 in G major
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Overture No 12 in G major

Overture No 12 in G major

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Cantilena
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John Heiden
Concerto in C major for strings, Op 2 No 2
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Concerto in C major for strings, Op 2 No 2
Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Symphony No 2 in D major, 'The Fall of Phaeton' (4th mvt)
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Symphony No 2 in D major, 'The Fall of Phaeton' (4th mvt)
William Boyce
Overture No 12 in G major
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Overture No 12 in G major
Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Symphony [after Ovid's Metamorphoses] no. 4 in F major (Die Rettung der Andromed
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Symphony [after Ovid's Metamorphoses] no. 4 in F major (Die Rettung der Andromed
Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Symphony [after Ovid's Metamorphoses] no. 6 in D major - The Petrification of Phineus and his friends
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Symphony [after Ovid's Metamorphoses] no. 6 in D major - The Petrification of Phineus and his friends
Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Symphony No 2 in D major after Ovid's Metamorphoses (4th mvt)
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Symphony No 2 in D major after Ovid's Metamorphoses (4th mvt)
Joseph Haydn
La tempest: Presto from Symphony No 8 ‘Le soir’
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La tempest: Presto from Symphony No 8 ‘Le soir’
John Hebden, Cantilena & Adrian Shepherd
Concerto in C major Op.2`2 for strings
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Concerto in C major Op.2`2 for strings

Concerto in C major Op.2`2 for strings

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John Hebden, Cantilena & Adrian Shepherd
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Carl Friedrich Abel
Symphony no.6 in E flat major (feat. Cantilena & Adrian Shepherd)
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Symphony no.6 in E flat major (feat. Cantilena & Adrian Shepherd)
Cantilena., William Boyce & Adrian Shepherd
Overture no. 2 in G major [fr Birthday Ode, 1765]
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Overture no. 2 in G major [fr Birthday Ode, 1765]

Overture no. 2 in G major [fr Birthday Ode, 1765]

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Cantilena., William Boyce & Adrian Shepherd
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Joseph Haydn
Adagio - Allegro, from Symphony No. 6 Le Matin in D major, Hob. I:6 (feat. Adrian Shepherd & Cantilena)
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Adagio - Allegro, from Symphony No. 6 Le Matin in D major, Hob. I:6 (feat. Adrian Shepherd & Cantilena)
Thomas Arne
Symphony no. 4 in C minor (feat. Cantilena & Adrian Shepherd)
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Symphony no. 4 in C minor (feat. Cantilena & Adrian Shepherd)
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