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American Classics - Anderson: Orchestral Music Vol 4 / Leonard Slatkin, BBC Concert Orchestra

Album Summary

>Anderson, Leroy : Irish Suite
>MacDowell, Edward : To a Wild Rose
>Anderson, Leroy : Summer Skies, for orchestra
>Anderson, Leroy : Scottish Suite
>Anderson, Leroy : Blue Tango
>Anderson, Leroy : Forgotten Dreams
>Anderson, Leroy : Belle of the Ball
>Anderson, Leroy : Alma Mater
>Anderson, Leroy : A Christmas Festival, medley for orchestra
Performers Conductor Ensemble Composers

Notes & Reviews:

Here, in the first complete cycle of Anderson's orchestral music, the Anderson family has made available several pieces that the composer did not release, with some first recordings scattered among the familiar and not-so familiar titles. Volume Four concentrates on Anderson's many arrangements, as well as revisions or alternate versions of his own works, including 'Alma Mater', a reworking of his 1939 suite 'Harvard Sketches'.



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Works Details

>Anderson, Leroy : Irish Suite
  • Performer: Cynthia Fleming (Violin)
  • Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
  • Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra
  • Notes: The Colosseum, Town Hall, Watford, England (09/03/2007-09/05/2007)
  • Running Time: 18 min. 15 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1947-1949

>MacDowell, Edward : To a Wild Rose
  • Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
  • Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra
  • Notes: The Colosseum, Town Hall, Watford, England (09/03/2007-09/05/2007)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1896

>Anderson, Leroy : Summer Skies, for orchestra
  • Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
  • Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra
  • Notes: The Colosseum, Town Hall, Watford, England (09/03/2007-09/05/2007)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1938

>Anderson, Leroy : Scottish Suite
  • Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
  • Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra
  • Notes: The Colosseum, Town Hall, Watford, England (09/03/2007-09/05/2007)
  • Running Time: 10 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1954

>Anderson, Leroy : Blue Tango
  • Performer: Kim Criswell (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
  • Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra
  • Notes: The Colosseum, Town Hall, Watford, England (09/03/2007-09/05/2007)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1951

>Anderson, Leroy : Forgotten Dreams
  • Performer: Kim Criswell (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
  • Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra
  • Notes: The Colosseum, Town Hall, Watford, England (09/03/2007-09/05/2007)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1954

>Anderson, Leroy : Belle of the Ball
  • Performers: William Dazeley (Baritone); Kim Criswell (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
  • Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra
  • Notes: The Colosseum, Town Hall, Watford, England (09/03/2007-09/05/2007)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1962

>Anderson, Leroy : Alma Mater
  • Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
  • Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra
  • Notes: The Colosseum, Town Hall, Watford, England (09/03/2007-09/05/2007)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1954

>Anderson, Leroy : A Christmas Festival, medley for orchestra
  • Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
  • Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra
  • Notes: The Colosseum, Town Hall, Watford, England (09/03/2007-09/05/2007)
  • Running Time: 9 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Christmas
  • Written: 1952