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The Essential Delius: 150th Anniversary

Audio Samples

>Delius, Frederick : Pieces (2) for Small Orchestra
>Delius, Frederick : A Village Romeo and Juliet
>Delius, Frederick : A Song Before Sunrise
>Delius, Frederick : Koanga
>Delius, Frederick : Sleigh Ride
>Delius, Frederick : Fennimore and Gerda
>Delius, Frederick : Irmelin
>Delius, Frederick : Paris
>     A Nocturne (The Song of a Great City), for orchestra, RT vi/14
>Delius, Frederick : In a Summer Garden, rhapsody for orchestra, RT vi/17
>Delius, Frederick : Hassan
>     Intermezzo
>Delius, Frederick : A Song of Summer, for orchestra, RT vi/26
>Delius, Frederick : Songs (2) to be sung of a Summer Night on the Water
>Delius, Frederick : Late Swallows, for strings (arr. by Fenby from the 3rd movement of String Quartet no 2)
>Delius, Frederick : A Dance Rhapsody (no 2), for orchestra, RT vi/22
>Delius, Frederick : Cynara, song for baritone & orchestra, RT iii/5
>Delius, Frederick : Brigg Fair - An English Rhapsody

Album Summary

>Delius, Frederick : Pieces (2) for Small Orchestra
>Delius, Frederick : A Village Romeo and Juliet
>Delius, Frederick : A Song Before Sunrise
>Delius, Frederick : Koanga
>Delius, Frederick : Sleigh Ride
>Delius, Frederick : Fennimore and Gerda
>Delius, Frederick : Irmelin
>Delius, Frederick : Paris
>Delius, Frederick : In a Summer Garden, rhapsody for orchestra, RT vi/17
>Delius, Frederick : Hassan
>Delius, Frederick : A Song of Summer, for orchestra, RT vi/26
>Delius, Frederick : Songs (2) to be sung of a Summer Night on the Water
>Delius, Frederick : Late Swallows, for strings (arr. by Fenby from the 3rd movement of String Quartet no 2)
>Delius, Frederick : A Dance Rhapsody (no 2), for orchestra, RT vi/22
>Delius, Frederick : Cynara, song for baritone & orchestra, RT iii/5
>Delius, Frederick : Brigg Fair - An English Rhapsody
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Notes & Reviews:

With the support and endorsement by the Delius Society, EMI Classics proudly presents a new collection of Frederick Delius's finest recordings with new remasters and exclusive interviews and online content. The 18-CD box set brings together performances not only by Sir Thomas Beecham and Eric Fenby but also other conductors who revel in Delius's remarkably evocative music. With over 80 minutes of newly-remastered recordings, including solo performances from Menuhin, du Pre, Tortelier, Baker, Shirely-Quirk and Bostridge, this box set provides the listener a marvelous opportunity to experience the prestigious work by Delius. Happy Birthday Frederick, we salute you.



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Works Details

>Delius, Frederick : Pieces (2) for Small Orchestra
  • Conductor: Vernon Handley
  • Notes: Composition written: 1912.
  • Running Time: 5 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1912

>Delius, Frederick : Pieces (2) for Small Orchestra
  • Conductor: Vernon Handley
  • Notes: Composition written: 1911.
  • Running Time: 6 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1911

>Delius, Frederick : A Village Romeo and Juliet
  • Conductor: John Barbirolli
  • Running Time: 9 min. 50 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1901

>Delius, Frederick : A Song Before Sunrise
  • Conductor: Malcolm Sargent
  • Running Time: 6 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1918

>Delius, Frederick : Koanga
  • Conductor: John Barbirolli
  • Running Time: 4 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic

>Delius, Frederick : Sleigh Ride
  • Conductor: Thomas Beecham
  • Running Time: 5 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: circa 1887

>Delius, Frederick : Fennimore and Gerda
  • Conductor: Vernon Handley
  • Running Time: 4 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1936

>Delius, Frederick : Irmelin
  • Conductor: John Barbirolli
  • Running Time: 5 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1931

>Delius, Frederick : Pieces (2) for Small Orchestra
  • Conductor: Richard Hickox
  • Notes: Composition written: 1911.
  • Running Time: 6 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1911

>Delius, Frederick : Paris :: A Nocturne (The Song of a Great City), for orchestra, RT vi/14
  • Conductor: Charles Mackerras
  • Notes: Composition written: 1899.
  • Running Time: 21 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1899

>Delius, Frederick : In a Summer Garden, rhapsody for orchestra, RT vi/17
  • Conductor: Vernon Handley
  • Running Time: 14 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1909

>Delius, Frederick : Hassan :: Intermezzo
  • Conductor: John Barbirolli
  • Running Time: 2 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1920-1923

>Delius, Frederick : A Song of Summer, for orchestra, RT vi/26
  • Conductor: John Barbirolli
  • Running Time: 11 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1930

>Delius, Frederick : Songs (2) to be sung of a Summer Night on the Water
  • Conductor: Philip Ledger
  • Running Time: 2 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1917

>Delius, Frederick : Late Swallows, for strings (arr. by Fenby from the 3rd movement of String Quartet no 2)
  • Conductor: John Barbirolli
  • Running Time: 10 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic

>Delius, Frederick : A Dance Rhapsody (no 2), for orchestra, RT vi/22
  • Conductor: Thomas Beecham
  • Running Time: 7 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1916

>Delius, Frederick : Cynara, song for baritone & orchestra, RT iii/5
  • Performer: John Shirley-Quirk (Baritone)
  • Conductor: Charles Groves
  • Running Time: 9 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1929

>Delius, Frederick : Brigg Fair - An English Rhapsody
  • Conductor: Richard Hickox
  • Running Time: 16 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1907