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 Offer,Bax - The Symphonies

BBC Philharmonic, Vernon Handley

This Bax symphony cycle comes under the baton of the composer's doughtiest champion, and superlatives are in order. Even seasoned Baxians will be startled by the propulsive vigour and sinewy... More…

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Contents

Bax: Symphony No. 1 in E flat

32:08
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  • BBC Philharmonic
  • Vernon Handley

I. Allegro moderato e feroce

13:03
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II. Lento solenne

10:38
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III. Allegro maestoso - Allegro vivace ma non troppo presto - Tempo di marcia trionfale

8:27
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Bax: Symphony No. 3 in C

41:52
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  • Vernon Handley

I. Lento moderato - Allegro moderato - Allegro feroce - Piu lento - Lento moderato - Allegro moderato - Allegro

16:46
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II. Lento

11:16
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III. Moderato - Epilogue: Poco lento

13:50
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Bax: Symphony No. 2 in E minor and C major

39:02
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  • Vernon Handley

I. Molto moderato - Allegro moderato

16:25
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II. Andante

12:15
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III. Poco largamente - Allegro feroce - Molto largamente

10:22
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Bax: Symphony No. 4

38:20
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I. Allegro moderato

15:40
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II. Lento moderato

12:48
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III. Allegro

9:52
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Bax: Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor

38:04
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I. Poco lento - Allegro con fuoco

15:50
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II. Poco lento

10:16
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III. Poco moderato

11:58
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Bax: Symphony No. 6

35:34
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I. Moderato - Allegro con fuoco

10:10
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II. Lento, molto espressivo

8:25
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III. Introduction - Scherzo and Trio - Epilogue

16:59
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Bax: Rogue's Comedy Overture

10:09
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Bax: Tintagel

15:22
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Bax: Symphony No. 7

44:05
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I. Allegro

16:46
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II. Lento - In Legendary Mood - Tempo I

13:37
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III. Theme and Variations: Allegro - Andante - Vivace - Epilogue

13:42
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Interview with Vernon Handley by Andrew McGregor

1:00:36
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  • Vernon Handley (narrator), Andrew McGregor (narrator)

Introduction

7:53
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Bax and Vaughan Williams

1:31
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Bax and his musical influences

1:34
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on Symphony No. 1

6:21
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on Symphonies Nos. 2 and 3

15:36
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on Symphony No. 4

5:06
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on Symphony No. 5

3:07
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on Symphony No. 6

7:56
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on Symphony No. 7

5:37
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Epilogue

5:55
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