Walton: Cello Concerto; Passacaglia for solo cello; Hindemith: Cello Concerto; Sonata for solo cello, Op. 25/3 / Christian Poltera, cello
1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2014-11-11Works: William Walton: Concerto for Cello; Passacaglia, for cello solo; Paul Hindemith: Concerto for Cello; Sonata for Cello Solo, Op. 25
Performers: Poltera, Christian
Conductors: Shipway, Frank
Ensemble: Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestra
Both the William Walton and Paul Hindemith Cello Concerti are expansive three-movement pieces employing large forces, and, in the case of the Walton, a vibraphone,...continue...
Recording information: Musikaliska (the former Academy of Music). Stockholm, S (07/2013); Sala Sao Paulo, Brazil (07/2013); Musikaliska (the former Academy of Music). Stockholm, S (08/2013); Sala Sao ...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2014-05-27Works: William Walton: Symphony no 1 in B flat minor; Concerto for Violin
Performers: Little, Tasmin [Violin]
Conductors: Gardner, Edward
Ensemble: ; BBC Symphony Orchestra
Edward Gardner, an exclusive Chandos artist, conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in two great William Walton works, his Violin Concerto and the Symphony No. 1....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / CSO Resound / 2011-09-27Works: William Walton: Coronation March "Crown Imperial"; Giovanni Gabrieli: Sacrae symphoniae, Book 1; Percy Grainger: Lincolnshire Posy; Johann Sebastian Bach: Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor, BWV 582; S...
Performers: Hagstrom, John; Kniffen, Anthony; Martin, Christopher
Conductors: Friedman, Jay; Ridenour, Mark; Mulcahy, Michael; Clevenger, Dale
Ensemble: ; Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brass
The legendary brass section of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, long recognized for its power, dynamism and lyricism, takes center stage in the latest release from...continue...
Recording information: Orchestra Hall at Symphony Center (12/16/2010-12/18/2010)....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / LSO Live (London SO) / 2011-02-28Works: William Walton: Belshazzar's Feast, for baritone, double chorus & orchestra; Symphony no 1 in B flat minor
Performers: Coleman-Wright, Peter
Conductors: Davis, Colin
In 2006, LSO Live released Walton’s First Symphony conducted by Sir Colin Davis. The disc received widespread acclaim — it was an Editor’s Choice in...continue...
Recording information: Barbican, London, England....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2010-07-22Works: William Walton: Symphony no 1 in B flat minor; Symphony no 2
Conductors: Hughes, Owain A.
Recording information: Auditorium du Nouveau Siècle, Lille, France (10/2008)....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Coviello / 2006-05-04Works: William Walton: Concerto for Viola; Sally Beamish: Concerto for Viola no 1; Benjamin Britten: Lachrymae, reflections on a song of Dowland, for viola & string orchestra, Op. 48a
Performers: Masurenko, Tatjana
Conductors: Walker, Garry
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1 Super Audio CD / LSO Live (London SO) / 2006-05-01Works: William Walton: Symphony no 1 in B flat minor
Conductors: Davis, Colin
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
"The playing is staggeringly impressive - this orchestra is quite incapable of playing a wrong note - and Sir Colin's reading is astounding What is...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Channel Classics / 2006-02-14Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Quartet for Strings no 16 in F major, Op. 135; William Walton: Sonata for Strings (transcription by Walton and M.Arnold of String Quartet in A minor)
The Amsterdam Sinfonietta is an ensemble with a repertoire extending from baroque to contemporary works. Walton's Sonata for Strings is a powerful composition, which gives...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2005-04-26Works: William Walton: Christopher Columbus, music for radio for speakers, soloists, chorus, guitar & orchestra (also chora; Hamlet and Ophelia, poem for orchestra (from film score "Hamlet"; arr. by M.Mathi...
Performers: Carragher, Caroline; Ogden, Craig [Guitar]; Randle, Thomas [Tenor Vocals]; Rigby, Jean; Williams, Roderick [Bass-Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: BBC National Chorus of Wales
This SACD contains the premiere recording of the full score to 'Christopher Columbus - A Musical Journey'. It was originally a radio play by Louis...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / RCA Records / 2005-01-25Works: Antonin Dvorák: Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191; William Walton: Concerto for Cello
Performers: Piatigorsky, Gregor
Conductors: Munch, Charles
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra
Piatigorsky, a frequent partner of Heifetz, was one of the greatest cellists of the 20th century. His passionate Living Stereo recording of Dvorak's masterpiece is...continue...