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English Music for Strings

English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

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Contents

Purcell: Ciacona in G Minor, Z. 730

Work length6:59
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1968-12-19
  • Recording Venue: "The Maltings", Concert Hall, Snape

Elgar: Introduction & Allegro for strings, Op. 47

Work length14:09
  • Emanuel Hurwitz (violin), José Luis Garcia (violin), Cecil Aronowitz (viola), Bernard Richards (cello)
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1968-05-31
  • Recording Venue: "The Maltings", Concert Hall, Snape

Britten: Prelude & Fugue for 18 strings, Op. 29

Work length9:12
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1971-09-30
  • Recording Venue: "The Maltings", Concert Hall, Snape

Britten: Simple Symphony, Op. 4

Work length17:16
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1968-05-31
  • Recording Venue: "The Maltings", Concert Hall, Snape

I. Boisterous Bourrée

Track length3:23

"Playful Pizzicato" from Simple Symphony, Op. 4

Track length3:02

III. Sentimental Saraband

Track length7:53

IV. Frolicsome Finale

Track length2:58

Delius: Aquarelles (2)

Work length5:14
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1968-05-31
  • Recording Venue: "The Maltings", Concert Hall, Snape

Lento, ma non troppo

Track length2:46

Gaily, but not too quick

Track length2:28

Bridge: Christmas Dance 'Sir Roger de Coverley'

Work length4:27
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1968-12-19
  • Recording Venue: "The Maltings", Concert Hall, Snape