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The Tippett Collection

Tippett produced works in all the important forms: sonata, symphony, concerto and opera. This set brings together those instrumental and orchestral recordings made for Decca and Philips

Paul Crossley (piano), György Pauk (violin), Nobuko Imai (viola), Ralph Kirschbaum (cello), Heather Harper (soprano), Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Barry Tuckwell Horn Quartet & Lindsay String Quartet

Academy of St Martin in the Fields, London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra of the Royal Opera...

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Contents

Tippett: Piano Sonata No. 1 'Fantasy Sonata'

Work length20:41
$3.40
$4.20
  • Paul Crossley (piano)
  • Recorded: 1973-06
  • Recording Venue: --, --

1. Allegro

Track length7:46
$0.85
$1.05

2. Andante tranquillo

Track length5:10
$0.85
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3. Presto

Track length3:31
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4. Rondo giocoso con moto

Track length4:14
$0.85
$1.05

Tippett: Piano Sonata No. 2

Work length11:56
$0.85
$1.05
  • Paul Crossley (piano)
  • Recorded: 1973-06
  • Recording Venue: --, --

Tippett: Piano Sonata No. 3

Work length24:02
$2.55
$3.15
  • Paul Crossley (piano)
  • Recorded: 1973-06
  • Recording Venue: --, --

1. Allegro -

Track length5:16
$0.85
$1.05

2. Lento -

Track length13:11
$0.85
$1.05

3. Allegro vivace

Track length5:35
$0.85
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Tippett: Fanfare for Brass

Work length1:55
$0.85
$1.05
  • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
  • Recorded: 1977-02
  • Recording Venue: St. John's, Smith Square

Tippett: Sonata for four horns

Work length12:14
$3.40
$4.20
  • The Barry Tuckwell Horn Quartet
  • Recorded: 1967-04-27
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

1. Allegro molto moderato

Track length2:50
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2. Allegro giocoso

Track length2:22
$0.85
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3. Lento cantabile tranquillo in stile notturno

Track length4:30
$0.85
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4. Allegro molto e vigoroso

Track length2:32
$0.85
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Tippett: String Quartet No. 1

Work length19:15
$2.55
$3.15
  • Lindsay String Quartet (string quartet), Peter Cropper (violin), Ronald Birks (violin), Roger Bigley (viola), Bernard Gregor-Smith (cello)
  • Recorded: 1975-06-11
  • Recording Venue: All Saints Church, Petersham

1. Allegro

Track length6:43
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2. Lento cantabile

Track length7:39
$0.85
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3. Allegro assai

Track length4:53
$0.85
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Tippett: String Quartet No. 2

Work length20:36
$3.40
$4.20
  • Lindsay String Quartet (string quartet), Peter Cropper (violin), Ronald Birks (violin), Roger Bigley (viola), Bernard Gregor-Smith (cello)
  • Recorded: 1975-06-11
  • Recording Venue: All Saints Church, Petersham

1. Allegro grazioso

Track length6:24
$0.85
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2. Andante

Track length5:47
$0.85
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3. Presto

Track length2:54
$0.85
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4. Allegro appassionato

Track length5:31
$0.85
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Tippett: String Quartet No. 3

Work length30:37
$4.25
$5.25
  • Lindsay String Quartet (string quartet), Peter Cropper (violin), Ronald Birks (violin), Roger Bigley (viola), Bernard Gregor-Smith (cello)
  • Recorded: 1975-05-15
  • Recording Venue: All Saints Church, Petersham

1. Grave e sostenuto - Allegro moderato

Track length7:54
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2. Andante

Track length7:13
$0.85
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3. Allegro molto e con brio

Track length3:32
$0.85
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4. Lento

Track length7:56
$0.85
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5. Allegro comodo

Track length4:02
$0.85
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Tippett: Fantasia Concertante on a Theme of Corelli

Work length20:57
$0.85
$1.05
  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Recorded: 1970-10-28
  • Recording Venue: St. John's, Smith Square

Tippett: Concerto for double string orchestra

Work length23:43
$2.55
$3.15
  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Recorded: 1970-10-28
  • Recording Venue: St. John's, Smith Square

1. Allegro con brio

Track length6:23
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2. Adagio cantabile

Track length9:35
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3. Allegro molto

Track length7:45
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Tippett: Concerto for Violin, Viola, Cello & Orchestra 'Triple Concerto'

Work length34:21
$4.25
$5.25
  • Gyorgy Pauk (violin), Nobuko Imai (viola), Ralph Kirshbaum (cello)
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Recorded: 1981-11

Medium fast

Track length12:49
$0.85
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Interlude (Medium slow)

Track length2:31
$0.85
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Very slow, calmer still

Track length10:12
$0.85
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Interlude (Medium fast)

Track length2:49
$0.85
$1.05

Medium fast

Track length6:00
$0.85
$1.05

Tippett: Symphony No. 1

Work length36:30
$3.40
$4.20
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Recorded: 1975-12-11
  • Recording Venue: Wembley Town Hall, London

1. Allegro vigoroso: quasi alla breve

Track length10:35
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2. Adagio

Track length12:20
$0.85
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3. Presto

Track length6:26
$0.85
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4. Allegro moderato ma con brio

Track length7:09
$0.85
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Tippett: Symphony No. 2

Work length33:25
$3.40
$4.20
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Recorded: 1967-03-29
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

1. Allegro vigoroso

Track length9:02
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2. Adagio molto e tranquillo

Track length11:07
$0.85
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3. Presto veloce

Track length5:23
$0.85
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4. Allegro moderato

Track length7:53
$0.85
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 Excerpt, Tippett: Little Music for String Orchestra

Work length10:51
$0.85
$1.05
  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Recorded: 1970-10-28
  • Recording Venue: St. John's, Smith Square

Prelude - Fugue - Air - Finale

Track length10:51
$0.85
$1.05

Tippett: Symphony No.3 / Part 1

Work length26:52
$1.70
$2.10
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Recorded: 1973-10-13
  • Recording Venue: Wembley Town Hall, London

Allegro non troppo (Arrest) Allegro molto (Movement)

Track length11:11
$0.85
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Lento

Track length15:41
$0.85
$1.05

Tippett: Symphony No.3 / Part 2

Work length28:05
$4.25
$5.25
  • Heather Harper (soprano)
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Recorded: 1973-10-13
  • Recording Venue: Wembley Town Hall, London

Allegro molto

Track length4:53
$0.85
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Slow Blues 1

Track length4:53
$0.85
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Fast Blues

Track length2:24
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Slow Blues 2

Track length4:51
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Scena

Track length11:04
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Tippett: Ritual Dances from The Midsummer Marriage

Work length22:53
$7.65
$9.45
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Sir John Pritchard
  • Recorded: 1958

Prelude

Track length2:33
$0.85
$1.05

Transformation & Preparation for The First Dance

Track length1:38
$0.85
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The First Dance - The Earth in Autumn

Track length2:15
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Transformation & Preparation for The Second Dance

Track length1:47
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The Second Dance - The Water in Winter

Track length3:03
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Transformation & Preparation for The Third Dance

Track length2:01
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The Third Dance - The Air in Spring

Track length3:10
$0.85
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Preparation for The Fourth Dance

Track length0:31
$0.85
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The Fourth Dance - Fire in Summer

Track length5:55
$0.85
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Tippett: Suite in D for the Birthday of Prince Charles

Work length14:45
$4.25
$5.25
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Georg Solti
  • Recorded: 1981-01-27
  • Recording Venue: Orchestra Hall, Chicago

1. Intrada

Track length2:44
$0.85
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2. Berceuse

Track length2:47
$0.85
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3. Procession & Dance

Track length2:38
$0.85
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4. Carol

Track length3:05
$0.85
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5. Finale

Track length3:31
$0.85
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Tippett: Concerto For Orchestra

Work length30:33
$2.55
$3.15
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Recorded: 1964-08-16
  • Recording Venue: Wembley Town Hall, London

1. Allegro - Più mosso

Track length10:15
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2. Largo

Track length10:12
$0.85
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3. Allegro molto - Sub. pochissimo meno mosso

Track length10:06
$0.85
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Tippett: Symphony No. 4

Work length30:31
$5.95
$7.35
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Georg Solti
  • Recorded: 1979-10-29
  • Recording Venue: Medinah Temple, Chicago

1. Tempo 1

Track length3:32
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2. (Fig 21)

Track length4:09
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3. (Fig 52)

Track length7:06
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4. (Fig 78)

Track length3:13
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5. (Fig 100)

Track length4:28
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6. (Fig 139)

Track length2:59
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7. (Fig 160)

Track length5:04
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