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STANFORD: Symphonies, Vol. 1 (Nos. 4 and 7)

    

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STANFORD: Symphonies, Vol. 1 (Nos. 4 and 7)

Of the British composers to have emerged immediately before Elgar, the most significant were Sir Hubert Parry and Sir Charles Stanford. Central to Stanford’s achievement are the seven symphonies covering the greater part of his career. Although they remain well within the stylistic orbit of Mendelssohn, Schumann and Brahms, these accomplished works are marked by resourceful and often subtle orchestration. Symphony No. 4 is an attractive blend of passages of tragic, wistful beauty and jaunty, folk-like melodies, while Symphony No. 7, the shortest and most classical of the series, is characterized by a Mendelssohnian lightness. This is Volume 1 of the Naxos cycle of the complete Stanford Symphonies.


Stanford, Charles Villiers

  Symphony No. 4 in F Major, Op. 31
1.   I. Allegro vivace e giojoso 00:11:34
2.   II. Intermezzo: Allegro agitato, ma moderato in tempo 00:08:26
3.   III. Andante molto moderato 00:13:46
4.   IV. Finale: Allegro non troppo 00:08:44
  Symphony No. 7 in D Minor, Op. 123
5.   I. Allegro 00:07:28
6.   II. Tempo di minuetto (Allegro molto moderato) 00:05:37
7.   III. Variations: Andante 00:07:48
8.   IV. Finale: Allegro giusto 00:07:30

Total Playing Time: 01:10:53






Composer(s):
Stanford, Charles Villiers

Conductor(s):
Lloyd-Jones, David

Orchestra(s):
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Label: Naxos

Genre: Orchestral

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.570285

Barcode: 747313028573

Physical Release: 04/2007

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