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Sir Charles Mackerras conducts Delius, Dvorák, etc

Album Summary

>Vorísek, Jan Václav : Symphony in D major
>Dvorak, Antonin : Czech Suite, for orchestra in D major, B. 93 (Op. 39)
>Dvorak, Antonin : Romance for Violin and Orchestra in F minor, Op. 11/B 39
>Suk, Josef : Fantastic Scherzo, Op. 25
>Janácek, Leos [Composer] : Jealousy (Zárlivost), overture for orchestra, JW 6/10
>Suk, Josef : Fantasy for violin & orchestra, Op 24
>Suk, Josef : Pohádka Léta (A Summer Tale), Tone Poem For large Orchestra, A, Op. 29
>Delius, Frederick : Pieces (2) for Small Orchestra
>Delius, Frederick : Brigg Fair - An English Rhapsody
>Delius, Frederick : A Song of the High Hills, for wordless chorus & orchestra, RT ii/6
>Elgar, Edward : Enigma Variations
Performer Conductor Ensembles Composers

Notes & Reviews:

This three CD set celebrates the 80th birthday (November 17th, 2005) of Sir Charles Mackerras, one of Britains living-legend conductors and features young American violinist Pamela Frank performing Josef Suks Fantasy for Violin & Orchestra. Mackerras is widely known for his interpretations of Czech and English composers.



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Works Details

>Vorísek, Jan Václav : Symphony in D major
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra
  • Running Time: 26 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral

>Dvorak, Antonin : Czech Suite, for orchestra in D major, B. 93 (Op. 39)
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra
  • Notes: Composition written: ?04/1879.
  • Running Time: 22 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: ?04/1879

>Dvorak, Antonin : Romance for Violin and Orchestra in F minor, Op. 11/B 39
  • Performer: Pamela Frank (Violin)
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Running Time: 10 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Suk, Josef : Fantastic Scherzo, Op. 25
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Running Time: 14 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1903

>Janácek, Leos [Composer] : Jealousy (Zárlivost), overture for orchestra, JW 6/10
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Running Time: 5 min. 44 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1894

>Suk, Josef : Fantasy for violin & orchestra, Op 24
  • Performer: Pamela Frank (Violin)
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Running Time: 23 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic

>Suk, Josef : Pohádka Léta (A Summer Tale), Tone Poem For large Orchestra, A, Op. 29
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Running Time: 49 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1907

>Delius, Frederick : Pieces (2) for Small Orchestra
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Ensemble: Welsh National Opera Orchestra
  • Notes: Composition written: 1912.
  • Running Time: 7 min. 8 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1912

>Delius, Frederick : Brigg Fair - An English Rhapsody
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Ensemble: Welsh National Opera Orchestra
  • Running Time: 16 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1907

>Delius, Frederick : A Song of the High Hills, for wordless chorus & orchestra, RT ii/6
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Ensemble: Welsh National Opera Orchestra
  • Running Time: 26 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1911

>Elgar, Edward : Enigma Variations
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Running Time: 27 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1898-1899