William Walton: Coronation March: Orb and Sceptre; Violin Concerto; Belshazzar's Feast / Thomas Allen, barition Kyung-Wha Chung, violin (live, Royal Festival Hall, 1982) [DVD]
1 DVD Video / Arthaus / 2015-07-31Works: William Walton: Coronation March "Orb and Sceptre"; Concerto for Violin in B minor; Belshazzar's Feast, for baritone, double chorus & orchestra
Performers: Chung, Kyung-Wha [Violin]; Hampson, Thomas
Conductors: Previn, André
Ensemble: Philharmonia Chorus; Philharmonia Orchestra
Sir William Walton (1902-83) is of one of Britain's best-loved and most important 20th c. composers. His work covers several classical genres and styles, from...continue...
Run Time: 86 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo,
Subtitles: English, German, French
1 CD / SOMM / 2011-10-11Works: Emile Waldteufel: Estudiantina, waltz for orchestra, Op. 191; Pomone Waltz for orchestra, Op 155; Les Patineurs Valse ("Skater's Waltz"), Op. 183; Sur la Plage Waltz, Op 234; Franz von Suppé: Pi...
Conductors: Lambert, Constant
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
1 DVD Video / Tony Palmer Films / 2009-06-02Works: William Walton: Various Works
Performers: Bream, Julian; Brown, Iona; de Sautoy, Carmen; Kenny, Yvonne; Kirshbaum, Ralph; Menuhin, Yehudi; Shirley-Quirk, John
Conductors: Rattle, Simon
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Few composers have been more loved in their lifetime than William Walton. His capacity to astonish and profoundly move us remains undiminished. This Italia prize-winning...continue...
Run Time: 99 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, B&W
Sound Format(s): Digital Stereo,
1 DVD Video / BBC Opus Arte / 2007-07-31Works: Sir William Walton: Excerpt from Suite from Henry V; Peter Maxwell Davies: Farewell to Stromness; Edvard Grieg: 'Last Spring' from Two Elegiac Melodies; Tomaso Albinoni: 'Adagio' from Oboe Concerto n...
Performers: Judd, Roger
Conductors: Warren-Green, Christopher; Byram-Wigfield, Timothy
Ensemble: Choir of St. George's Chapel; Philharmonia Orchestra
Service of Prayer and Dedication following the Marriage of H.R.H. The Prince of Wales and H.R.H. The Duchess of Cornwall in St. George's Chapel, Windsor...continue...
Run Time: 55 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: USA
2 CD / Sony / RCA Import / 2002-03-08Works: William Walton: Symphony no 1 in B flat minor; Concerto for Violin; Concerto for Cello; Concerto for Viola; Sinfonia concertante, for orchestra with piano obbligato
Performers: Bashmet, Yuri [Conductor/Viola]; Heifetz, Jascha [Violin]; Piatigorsky, Gregor [Cello]; Stott, Kathryn [Piano]
Conductors: Previn, Andre; Walton, William; Munch, Charles; Handley, Vernon
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Gramophone Classical Music Guide
Bashmet's partners are the ideal combination of Previn and the LSO, and it's Previn's vintage version of the First Symphony with 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