Ralph Vaughan Williams: Complete Symphonies (Chandos Audio CD 5-CD Box Set)

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Complete Symphonies (Chandos Audio CD 5-CD Box Set)

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Yvonne Kenny, soprano
Catherine Bott, soprano
Brian Rayner Cook, baritone
Roderick Elms, organ

London Symphony Chorus
London Symphony Orchestra
Bryden Thomson, conductor


Recorded in:
St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London
7-8 April 1987, 27-28 November 1987, 16-17 December 1988, 19-22 June 1989, 9-10 October 1989, 8-9 November 1990
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Contents

A Sea Symphony (No. 1) for soprano, baritone, chorus and orchestra I A Song for all Seas, all Ships (Moderato maestoso) II On the Beach at Night, alone (Largo sostenuto) III Scherzo - The Waves (Allegro brillante) IV The Explorers Grave e molto adagio A London Symphony (No. 2) I Lento - Allegro risoluto II Lento III Scherzo (Nocturne) - Allegro vivace IV Andante con moto - Allegro - Epilogue Symphony No. 8 in D minor I Fantasia (Variazioni senza Tema) Moderato II Scherzo alla Marcia (per stromenti a fiato) Allegro alla Marcia III Cavatina (per stromenti ad arco) Lento espressivo IV Toccata Moderato maestoso Pastoral Symphony (No. 3) 1 I Molto moderato 2 II Lento moderato 3 III Moderato pesante 4 IV Lento Symphony No. 4 in F minor 5 I Allegro 6 II Andante moderato 7 III Scherzo: Allegro molto 8 IV Finale con Epilogo fugato: Allegro molto Symphony No. 5 in D major 1 I Preludio: Moderato 2 II Scherzo: Presto misterioso 3 III Romanza: Lento 4 IV Passacaglia: Moderato Symphony No. 6 in E minor 5 I Allegro 6 II Moderato 7 III Scherzo: Allegro vivace 8 IV Epilogue: Moderato Sinfonia Antartica (No. 7) 1 I Prelude: Andante maestoso 2 II Scherzo: Moderato 3 III Landscape: Lento 4 IV Intermezzo: Andante sostenuto 5 V Epilogue: Alla marcia, moderato (non troppo allegro) Symphony No. 9 in E minor 6 I Moderato maestoso 7 II Andante sostenuto 8 III Scherzo: Allegro pesante 9 IV Andante tranquillo