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British Music Collection - Arthur Bliss

Robert Cohen (cello), Alfredo Campoli (violin)

Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, National Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth, Bernard Herrman, Arthur Bliss

This is an excellent collection of music by Bliss and for the uninitiated it offers a very good introduction to his work. For the more seasoned Bliss collector there may well be opportunities... More…

2 Presto CDs

$18.00

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Contents

Bliss: Introduction and Allegro

12:12
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Barry Wordsworth

Bliss: Cello Concerto

28:21
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Barry Wordsworth
  • Robert Cohen (cello)

1. Allegro deciso

13:47

2. Larghetto

7:34

3. Allegro

7:00

Bliss: Meditations on a Theme by John Blow

34:27
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Barry Wordsworth

Introduction: "The Lord is my Shepherd"

6:59

Meditation 1: "He Leadeth Me Beside the Still Waters"

3:31

Meditation 2: "Thy Rod and Staff They Comfort Me"

2:44
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Meditation 3: "Lambs"

2:37

Meditation 4: "He Restoreth my Soul"

2:26

Meditation 5: "In Green Pastures"

4:47

Interlude: Through the Valley of the Shadow of Death

4:23

Finale: "In the House of the Lord"

7:00
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Bliss: Antiphonal Fanfare for three brass choirs

1:36
  • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble

Bliss: Greetings to a City

6:32
  • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
  • Elgar Howarth (director)

Bliss: Fanfare for the Lord Mayor of London

1:48
  • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
  • John Iveson (director)

Bliss: Things to Come - Suite

14:42
  • National Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Bernard Herrmann

Prologue

2:38

March

4:54

Building of the New World

2:09

Attack On The Moon Gun

1:36

Epilogue

3:25

Bliss: Welcome the Queen

6:33
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Arthur Bliss

Bliss: Theme and Cadenza for violin

6:17
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Arthur Bliss
  • Alfredo Campoli (violin)

Bliss: Introduction and Allegro, F. 106

11:31
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Arthur Bliss