4 CD / Lyrita / 2010-01-12Works: William Alwyn: Magic Island, symphonic prelude for orchestra; Malcolm Arnold: English Dances Set 2, for orchestra, Op. 33; Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata and Fugue for Organ in D minor, BWV 565; Gran...
Performers: Binns, Malcolm; Pyatt, David [Horn]; Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]
Conductors: Alwyn, William; Arnold, Malcolm, Sir; Braithwaite, Nicholas; Wordsworth, Barry; Boult, Adrian; Fredman, Myer; Berkeley, Lennox; Bliss, Sir Arthur; Handley, Vernon; Joly, Simon; Davison, Arthur
A box set celebrating Lyrita's 50-year devotion to British music!...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-02-13Works: Benjamin Britten / Lennox Berkeley: Mont Juic, suite of Catalan dances for orchestra; Lennox Berkeley: Serenade for Strings, Op. 12; Divertimento for orchestra in B flat major, Op. 18; Partita for ch...
Conductors: Berkeley, Lennox
Lennox Berkeley (1903-1989), born in Oxford, studied in Paris with Nadia Boulanger, becoming friends with Stravinsky, Poulenc, Milhaud, Honegger, and Roussel. His music, not surprisingly,...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2002-06-25Works: Lennox Berkeley: Symphony no 1, Op. 16; Serenade for Strings, Op. 12; Michael Berkeley: Concerto for horn & string orchestra (revised version, 1994); Coronach, for strings
Performers: Pyatt, David [Horn]
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: BBC National Orchestra of Wales
"Lennox Berkeley and his son Michael represent two of the brightest stars in 20th century British music... Fresh rhythms and vibrant brassplaying immediately capture the...continue...
4 CD / Nimbus Records / 1997-11-01Works: Gustav Holst: The Planets, Op. 32/H 125; The Perfect Fool, Op. 39; Edward Elgar: Enigma Variations; The Wand of Youth Suite no 2, Op. 1b; Hubert Parry: An English Suite, for string orchestra; Gerald ...
Performers: Jones, Martin [Piano]
Conductors: Boughton, William
Ensemble: English String Orchestra; English Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra