Nicholas Maw / Oxford Bach Choir, Nicholas Daniel, The BBC Concert Orchestra, Britten Sinfonia, Nicholas Cleobury ‎– Hymnus, Little Concert, Shahnama

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ASV Digital ‎– CD DCA 1070
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Hymnus, for Mixed Choir and Orchestra
Chorus – Oxford Bach ChoirOrchestra – The BBC Concert Orchestra
1 Hymn at Dawn 17:31
2 Evening Hymn 15:48
Little Concert, for Solo Oboe, Two Horns and Strings
Conductor – Nicholas CleoburyOboe – Nicholas DanielOrchestra – Britten Sinfonia
3 Lento e calmo -- recitando: tranquillo -- 9:03
4 Allegro vivace -- 4:12
5 Vivace assai 1:10
Shahnama, for Small Orchestra
Conductor – Nicholas CleoburyOrchestra – Britten Sinfonia
6 Title. Recitando: poco sostenuto 1:21
7 Rustram and the seven champions hunt in Turan. Con moto e molto vigoroso 3:08
8 Majnun prostrates himself at his Mother's feet. Poco larghetto 2:37
9 The Women of Egypt, overcome by the beauty of Yusuf, cutting their fingers as they peel oranges. Poco espansivo, ma con moto 3:03
10 Rustrum and Kay Kaus watching the King of Mazendarian turning himself into a boulder. Molto deliberato - Agitato 2:04
11 Graveyard discussion. Grave; ben misurato e ritiato 2:51
12 Intermezzo - the returned traveller discovers maidens at play in his garden. Poco maestoso - Scherzando e grazioso 4:49
13 Battle between Kay Khusraw and Afrasiyab. Agitato ma pesante 2:38
14 A palace at night. Lento e fluttante 6:44

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(C) (P) 1999 ASV Ltd.

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