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Finzi: Cello Concerto, Eclogue etc

CHSA 5214

DDD
Multi-channel / Stereo
NEW RELEASE

Playing time: 70'40"
Tracks: 6
Booklet pages: 40
© 2018 Chandos Records Ltd
Sent to a reviewer on 10 September 2018

Listen: Finzi: Grand Fantasia (track 6, 0:01-0:51)

Paul Watkins, cello (tracks 1-3)
Louis Lortie, piano (tracks 4 and 6)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Stephen Bryant, leader
Andrew Davis, conductor

Gerald Finzi:

Cello Concerto in A minor, Op 40 (1951-2, 1954-5)
1 Allegro moderato - Tempo II (ma commodo) - Tempo I - Meno mosso (senza rigore) - Tempo II - Cadenza - Tempo del cominciare
2 Andante quieto - Poco più mosso - Meno mosso - Tempo I - Più movimento - Tempo I - Poco più deliberato - Tempo I
3 Rondo: Adagio - Allegro giocoso - Poco meno mosso - Tempo I (Allegro giocoso) - Poco meno mosso - Poco meno mosso - Meno mosso - Allegro molto - Molto maestoso - Prestissimo

4 Eclogue in F, Op 10 (late 1920s, revised 1952)

5 Nocturne, Op 7 (New Year Music, 1926, revised 1940s, 1950)

6 Grand Fantasia and Toccata in D minor for piano and orchestra, Op 38 (Grand Fantasia: 1928, revised 1947, 1953; Toccata 1953)

Recorded 3-4 February 2018 at Watford Colosseum, Watford, UK

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