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James Oswald - Scottish Composer

Lucie Skeaping explores the work of 18th century Scottish composer James Oswald, who rose from humble beginnings in Fife to be the official chamber music composer to George III.

Lucie Skeaping presents a programme about the 18thC Scottish composer James Oswald, who rose from humble beginnings in Fife to be the official chamber music composer to George III. The programme includes recordings by Concerto Caledonia, soprano Catherine Bott, tenor Iain Paton, the Broadside Band and guitarist Rob MacKillop.

1 hour

Music Played

  • James Oswald

    Rory Dall's Port

    Performers: Christopher Field (violin), John Kitchen (harpsichord)

    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 0581.
  • James Oswald

    The Tutor

    Performers: Iain Paton (tenor), Concerto Caledonia

    • LINN.
    • CKD 101.
  • James Oswald

    The Dancing Master

    Performers: Iain Paton (tenor), Concerto Caledonia

    • LINN.
    • CKD 101.
  • James Oswald

    Sonata on Scots Tunes

    Performers: Concerto Caledonia

    • LINN.
    • CKD 101.
  • James Oswald

    Colin's Kisses (extracts: The Secret Kiss; The Borrow'd Kiss; The Stolen Kiss)

    Performers: Catherine Bott (soprano), Iain Paton (tenor), Concerto Caledonia

    • LINN.
    • CKD 101.
  • James Oswald

    Divertimento for guittar No.8 [12 Divertimenti for guittar]

    Performer: Rob MacKillop (guittar)

    • ASV.
    • CD GAU 221.
  • James Oswald

    The Narcissus [Airs for the seasons]

    Performers: The Broadside Band

    • DORIAN.
    • DIS 80164.
  • James Oswald

    The Myrtle [Airs for the seasons]

    Performers: The Broadside Band

    • DORIAN.
    • DIS 80164.
  • James Oswald

    The Night Shade [Airs for the seasons]

    Performers: The Broadside Band

    • DORIAN.
    • DIS 80164.
  • James Oswald

    The Hawthorn [Airs for the seasons]

    Performers: The Broadside Band

    • DORIAN.
    • DIS 80164.
  • James Oswald

    Hamilton House

    Performers: Concerto Caledonia

    • LINN.
    • CKD 140.

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