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Violin Recital: Howick, Clare - SMYTH, E. / MACONCHY, E. / POLDOWSKI / TATE, P. / BARNS, E. (British Women Composers)

    




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Violin Recital: Howick, Clare - SMYTH, E. / MACONCHY, E. / POLDOWSKI / TATE, P. / BARNS, E. (British Women Composers)

Featuring such well-known names as Ethel Smyth and Elizabeth Maconchy, as well as less familiar female composers, the works on this disc illuminate a crucial but under-explored aspect of musical life in late 19th- and early 20th-century Britain. Spanning a period of more than eighty years, a variety of musical styles is here revealed, rich with distinctive voices. Clare Howick has a special interest in 20th-century British violin repertoire and plays a Stradivarius violin on this recording. A former student of Alexander Kelly and Malcolm Martineau at the Royal Academy of Music, Sophia Rahman has made over twenty chamber music recordings.


Smyth, Ethel

  Violin Sonata in A Minor, Op. 7
1.   I. Allegro moderato 00:10:27
2.   II. Scherzo: Allegro grazioso 00:03:02
3.   III. Romanze: Andante grazioso 00:08:46
4.   IV. Finale: Allegro vivace 00:06:05

Maconchy, Elizabeth

  3 Preludes
5.   Prelude No. 1: Tempo libero senza misura 00:02:52
6.   Prelude No. 2: Andantino quieto 00:02:55
7.   Prelude No. 3: Con allegrezza 00:01:46

Poldowski

  Violin Sonata in D Minor
8.   I. Andante languido 00:06:15
9.   II. Scherzo: Vivace 00:06:57
10.   III. Finale: Presto con fuoco 00:09:03

Tate, Phyllis

  Triptych
11.   I. Prelude: Allegretto, piacevole e semplice 00:04:42
12.   II. Scherzo: Allegro con spirito 00:02:56
13.   III. Soliloquy: Lento sostenuto 00:09:03

Barns, Ethel

  La Chasse
14.   La Chasse 00:03:23

Total Playing Time: 01:18:12






Composer(s):
Barns, Ethel; Maconchy, Elizabeth; Poldowski; Smyth, Ethel; Tate, Phyllis

Artist(s):
Howick, Clare; Rahman, Sophia

Label: Naxos

Genre: Chamber Music

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.572291

Barcode: 747313229178

Physical Release: 10/2010

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