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A Tale of Two Cellos - Julian and Jiaxin Lloyd Webber

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Playing time: 62'43"
Tracks: 21
Booklet pages: 6
© 2013 Naxos Rights US Inc
Reviewer: Howard Smith
Review of A Tale of Two Cellos - Julian and Jiaxin Lloyd Webber published on 9 January 2014

Listen: William Lloyd Webber: Moon Silver (track 9, 0:00-0:34)

Camille Saint-Saëns, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
1 Ave Maria
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Ástor Piazzolla, arranged by John Lenehan:
2 The Little Beggar Boy (Chiquilin de Bachin)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Claudio Monteverdi, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
3 Interrotte speranze (Madrigals Book 7)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
Guy Johnston, cello
Katrin Finch, harp

Dmitry Shostakovich, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
4 Prelude from The Gadfly
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Gustav Holst, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
5 Hymn to the Dawn (No 1 from Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op 26)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
Guy Johnston, cello
Laura van der Heijden, cello
Katrin Finch, harp

Roger Quilter, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
6 My Lady (Greensleeves)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Anton Rubinstein, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
7 The Angel (No 1 from Two Part Songs, Op 48)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Antonín Dvorák, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
8 The Harvesters (No 3 from Moravian Duets, Op 38)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

William Lloyd Webber, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
9 Moon Silver
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Robert Schumann, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
10 Summer Calm (Sommerruh, WoO7)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Giovanni Pergolesi, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
11 Dolorosa (Stabat Mater)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
Catrin Finch, harp

Antonín Dvorák, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
12 Autumn Lament (No 4 from Moravian Duets, Op 38)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Reynaldo Hahn, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
13 If my songs were only wingèd (Si mes vers avaient des ailes)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Sergey Rachmaninov, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
14 The Waves are Dreaming (No 4 from Six Choruses, Op 15)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Henry Purcell, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
15 Lost is my quiet for ever, Z 502
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
Catrin Finch, harp

Antonín Dvorák, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
16 The Modest Lass (No 8 from Moravian Duets, Op 32)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Robert Schumann, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
17 Evening Star (An den Abendstern) (No 4 from Mädchenlieder, Op 103)
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Ethelbert Nevin, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
18 O that we two were maying
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Joseph Barnby, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
19 Sweet and Low
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Roger Quilter, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
20 Summer Sunset
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Arvo Pärt, arranged by Julian Lloyd Webber:
21 Estonian Lullaby

Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano

Recorded 4-6 January 2013 at Menuhin Hall, Yehudi Menuhin School, Cobham, England

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