Simon Heffer celebrates music from the British Isles. With Coates, Elizabeth Lutyens, York Bowen, Vaughan Williams, Havergal Brian, Rubbra, Balfour Gardiner and Finzi.
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Knightsbridge - march
Conductor: Charles Groves
Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Simon Joly
Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Concerto Op.150 for horn, strings and timpani: Finale
Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite
Performer: David Pyatt
Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Concerto da camera for string orchestra: 3rd movement
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Performer: City of London Sinfonia.
Sancta civitas - oratorio for tenor, baritone, chorus and orchestra
Conductor: David Willcocks
Performer: Bach Choir.
Performer: King's College Cambridge Choir
Performer: London Symphony Orchestra
Legend for violin and piano
Performer: Peter Lawson
Performer: Stephen Levine
4 Medieval Latin lyrics Op.32 for baritone and string orchestra
Conductor: Hans-Hubert Schonzeler
Performer: David Wilson-Johnson
Performer: City of London Sinfonia
Michaelchurch for piano
Performer: Peter Jacobs
Concerto in A minor Op.40 for cello and orchestra: 1st movement; Allegro moderato
Conductor: Howard Griffiths
Performer: Timothy Hugh
Performer: Northern Sinfonia.
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