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Oboe Concertos - Nicholas Daniel / Britten Sinfonia / James MacMillan

HMU 807573


Playing time: 65'57"
Tracks: 12
Booklet pages: 36
© 2015 harmonia mundi usa
Reviewer: Howard Smith
Review of Oboe Concertos - Nicholas Daniel / Britten Sinfonia / James MacMillan published on 16 July 2015

Listen: James MacMillan: Largo (Oboe Concerto) (track 6, 0:01-1:01)

Nicholas Daniel, oboe
Nicholas Daniel, cor anglais (12)
Britten Sinfonia
James MacMillan, conductor (4-12)
Nicholas Daniel, director (1-3)

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958):

Concerto for oboe and strings in A minor (1944)
1 Rondo Pastorale
2 Minuet and Musette
3 Finale (Scherzo)

James MacMillan (born 1959):
4 One for chamber orchestra (2012)

Oboe Concerto (2010) -dedicated to Nicholas Daniel
5 [Marcato e ritmico]
6 Largo
7 Allegro

Benjamin Britten (1913-1976):
Suite on English Folk Tunes: A Time There Was, Op 90 (1974)
8 Cakes and Ale
9 The bitter whey
10 Hankin Booby
11 Hunt the squirrel
12 Lord Melbourne

Recorded in February 2014 at St John's, Smith Square, London, England


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