James MacMillan: Scotch Bestiary/Piano Concerto No.2 (Chandos Audio CD)

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Scotch Bestiary/Piano Concerto No.2 (Chandos Audio CD)

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Wayne Marshall organ* and piano†
BBC Philharmonic
James MacMillan


Recorded in:
Studio 7, New Broadcasting House, Manchester
14 December 2004 (A Scotch Bestiary); 22 February 2005 (Piano Concerto No. 2)
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Contents

A Scotch Bestiary (2003-04) Enigmatic variations on a zoological carnival at a Caledonian exhibition for organ and orchestra Dedicated to Gillian Moore MBE: The menagerie, caged The book is opened. Andante Ode to a cro-magnon hyena. Adagio A page is turned. Tempo I Reptiles and Big Fish (in a small pond). Largo Her Serene and Ubiquitous Majesty, Queen Bee. Senza misrua. Prestissimo possible, sempre legatissimo Another page is turned. Tempo I The red-handed, no-surrender, howler money. Tempo di marcia Uncle Tom Cat and his Chickens. Adagio Yet another page is turned. Tempo I Scottish Patriots - Maestoso The Reverend Cuckoo and his Parroting Chorus. Jackass Hackass. Prestissimo possible (moto perpetuo) The book is closed. Tempo I The menagerie, uncaged Andante - Meno mosso Piano Concerto No. 2 for piano and string orchestra (In memoriam Edwin Muir): cumnock fair shambard shamnation