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Nettle & Markham In England: Warsaw Concerto & 23 Contrasting Pieces for 2 Pianos

Audio Samples

>Addinsell, Richard : Warsaw Concerto
>Grainger, Percy : Country Gardens, folk song for 2 pianos (BFMS 22)
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : Fantasia on Greensleeves
>Walton, William : Facade
>     Popular Song
>     Tango-Pasodoble
>     Old Sir Faulk
>     Swiss Yodelling Song
>     Polka
>Nicholas, Jeremy : Quiet Peace No 1, for piano
>Dring, Madeleine : Fantastic Variations on 'Lilliburlero'
>     no 1
>Bridge, Frank [Composer] : Sally in Our Alley, for string quartet, H. 119/1
>Coates, Eric : By the Sleepy Lagoon
>Blake, Howard : Dances for Two Pianos
>     Slow Ragtime
>     Folk Ballad
>Gay, Noel : Lambeth Walk
>Scott, Cyril : Pieces (2) for Piano, Op. 47
>Grainger, Percy : A Lincolnshore Posy
>     Lisbon
>     The Lost Lady Found
>Grainger, Percy : The A Lincolnshore Posy
>     The Brisk Young Sailor
>Lambert, Constant : Trois pieces negres pour les touches blanches
>     Siesta
>Britten, Benjamin : Pieces (2), Op. 23
>     no 2. Mazurka Elegiaca
>Grainger, Percy : English Waltz, for 2 pianos
>Warlock, Peter [Composer] : Capriol Suite
>     Pavane
>Grainger, Percy : Handel in the Strand, clog dance for 2 pianos (RMTB 2)

Album Summary

>Addinsell, Richard : Warsaw Concerto
>Grainger, Percy : Country Gardens, folk song for 2 pianos (BFMS 22)
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : Fantasia on Greensleeves
>Walton, William : Facade
>Nicholas, Jeremy : Quiet Peace No 1, for piano
>Dring, Madeleine : Fantastic Variations on 'Lilliburlero'
>Bridge, Frank [Composer] : Sally in Our Alley, for string quartet, H. 119/1
>Coates, Eric : By the Sleepy Lagoon
>Blake, Howard : Dances for Two Pianos
>Gay, Noel : Lambeth Walk
>Scott, Cyril : Pieces (2) for Piano, Op. 47
>Grainger, Percy : A Lincolnshore Posy
>Grainger, Percy : The A Lincolnshore Posy
>Lambert, Constant : Trois pieces negres pour les touches blanches
>Britten, Benjamin : Pieces (2), Op. 23
>Grainger, Percy : English Waltz, for 2 pianos
>Warlock, Peter [Composer] : Capriol Suite
>Grainger, Percy : Handel in the Strand, clog dance for 2 pianos (RMTB 2)
Performers Ensemble Composers

Notes & Reviews:

A kaleidoscopic range of short, popular English two-piano pieces plus Nettle & Markham's classic transcription of "Warsaw Concerto." This recording features contrasting tracks of two-piano music associated with England in a large variety of styles: 14 different composers, including a generous content of Percy Grainger; original compositions; and a selection of Nettle & Markham's own unique arrangements.



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Works Details

>Addinsell, Richard : Warsaw Concerto
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Ensemble: Nettle & Markham
  • Running Time: 8 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: circa 1941

>Grainger, Percy : Country Gardens, folk song for 2 pianos (BFMS 22)
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic

>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : Fantasia on Greensleeves
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1934

>Walton, William : Façade :: Popular Song
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1922-1927

>Walton, William : Façade :: Tango-Pasodoble
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1922-1927

>Nicholas, Jeremy : Quiet Peace No 1, for piano
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Dring, Madeleine : Fantastic Variations on 'Lilliburlero' :: no 1
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 50 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1948

>Bridge, Frank [Composer] : Sally in Our Alley, for string quartet, H. 119/1
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 8 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1916

>Coates, Eric : By the Sleepy Lagoon
  • Performers: Richard Markham (Piano); David Nettle (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1930

>Walton, William : Façade :: Old Sir Faulk
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1922-1927

>Blake, Howard : Dances for Two Pianos :: Slow Ragtime
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 03/1976

>Blake, Howard : Dances for Two Pianos :: Folk Ballad
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 52 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 03/1976

>Gay, Noel : Lambeth Walk
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Scott, Cyril : Pieces (2) for Piano, Op. 47
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1905

>Grainger, Percy : A Lincolnshore Posy :: Lisbon
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 24 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1905-1938

>Grainger, Percy : The A Lincolnshore Posy :: The Brisk Young Sailor
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1905-1938

>Grainger, Percy : A Lincolnshore Posy :: The Lost Lady Found
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 37 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1905-1938

>Walton, William : Façade :: Swiss Yodelling Song
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1922-1927

>Walton, William : Façade :: Polka
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 19 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1922-1927

>Lambert, Constant : Trois pièces nègres pour les touches blanches :: Siesta
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Britten, Benjamin : Pieces (2), Op. 23 :: no 2. Mazurka Elegiaca
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 8 min. 4 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1941

>Grainger, Percy : English Waltz, for 2 pianos
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic

>Warlock, Peter [Composer] : Capriol Suite :: Pavane
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1926

>Grainger, Percy : Handel in the Strand, clog dance for 2 pianos (RMTB 2)
  • Performers: David Nettle (Piano); Richard Markham (Piano)
  • Notes: Studio 1, Pebble Mill, Birmingham (05/20/1992-06/01/1992)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1947