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HOVHANESS, A.: Symphonies Nos. 7, 14, 23 (Trinity College of Music Wind Orchestra, Brion)

    



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HOVHANESS, A.: Symphonies Nos. 7, 14, 23 (Trinity College of Music Wind Orchestra, Brion)

Dedicated to the memory of Lady Evelyn Barbirolli, widow of Sir John Barbirolli, a noted oboist, and Honorary Fellow of Trinity College of Music, this disc brings together three of Alan Hovhaness’s most fascinating scores. His Symphony No. 7 Nanga Parvat’ depicts the sublime topography and tiger-like ferocity of that majestic Kashmiri mountain. Hovhaness was inspired, in his own words, by the ‘wild fierceness of volcanic earthquakes and avalanche-shaken mountains’ when composing his Symphony No. 14 ‘Ararat’, while the bells of the thousand and one cathedrals of the ruined Armenian city Ani resound in the Symphony No. 23.


Hovhaness, Alan

  Symphony No. 7, Op. 178, "Nanga Parvat"
1.   I. Con ferocita 00:05:43
2.   II. March (in isorhythmic form) 00:03:40
3.   III. Sunset 00:04:47
  Symphony No. 14, Op. 194, "Ararat"
4.   I. — 00:07:06
5.   II. — 00:04:13
6.   III. — 00:03:03
  Symphony No. 23, Op. 249, "Ani"
7.   I. Adagio legato espressivo 00:10:51
8.   II. Allegro grazioso 00:07:01
9.   III. Adagio con molta espressione 00:16:19

Total Playing Time: 01:02:43






Composer(s):
Hovhaness, Alan

Conductor(s):
Brion, Keith

Orchestra(s):
Trinity College of Music Wind Orchestra

Label: Naxos

Series: American Classics

Genre: Wind Ensemble/Band Music

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.559385

Barcode: 636943938522

Physical Release: 05/2010

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