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 Offer,Themes & Variations

Three sets of variations - two previously unrecorded - with contributions from 19 British composers ranging from William Walton to Judith Weir

BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jac van Steen

This fascinating disc... offers a snapshot of British musical tastes over the last 50 years

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Contents

anon.: Variations on an Elizabethan Theme

Work length16:16
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  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Jac van Steen

Theme: Sellinger's Round (William Byrd)

Track length1:42
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Variation 1: Allegro non troppo (Arthur Oldham)

Track length1:07
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Variation 2: Lament (Michael Tippett)

Track length4:25
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Variation 3: Andante (Lennox Berkeley)

Track length1:26
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Variation 4: Quick and Gay (Benjamin Britten)

Track length1:49
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Variation 5: Nocturne (Humphrey Searle)

Track length2:35
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Variation 6: Presto giocoso (William Walton)

Track length3:12
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Arnold: Severn Bridge Variations

Work length18:51
$6.00
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  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Jac van Steen

Theme - Variation 1 (Malcolm Arnold)

Track length1:39
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Variation 2 (Alun Hoddinott)

Track length2:32
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Variation 3 (Nicholas Maw)

Track length2:57
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Variation 4 (Daniel Jones)

Track length1:55
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Variation 5 (Grace Williams)

Track length4:34
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Variation 6 (Michael Tippett)

Track length5:14
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Knussen: Variations on Sumer is Icumen In

Work length19:54
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  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Jac van Steen

Theme (Oliver Knussen)

Track length1:38
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Variation 1 (Robert Saxton)

Track length1:19
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Variation 2 (Robin Holloway)

Track length4:06
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Variation 3 (Judith Weir)

Track length2:13
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Variation 4 (Alexander Goehr)

Track length6:13
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Variation 5 (Colin Matthews)

Track length1:38
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Finale (David Bedford)

Track length2:47
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