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Walter Leigh: A Midsummer Night's Dream Suite, Concertino for harpsichord & strings & other orchestral works

Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord)

London Philharmonic Orchestra, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Nicholas Braithwaite

This Lyrita reissue makes poignant listening… because it inevitably makes you wonder what London-born Walter Leigh might have achieved had he not been killed in action near Tobruk in 1942… Leigh... More…

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Contents

Leigh, W: Agincourt Overture

Work length11:46
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra, New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Nicholas Braithwaite

Leigh, W: Concertino for Harpsichord and String Orchestra

Work length9:33
  • Trevor Pinnock
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Nicholas Braithwaite
  • Recorded: 8 March 1980
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, United Kingdom

I. Allegro

Track length3:25

II. Andante

Track length4:03

III. Allegro vivace

Track length2:05

Leigh, W: Music for String Orchestra

Work length6:29
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra, New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Nicholas Braithwaite
  • Recorded: 8 March 1980
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, United Kingdom

I. Adagio

Track length2:21

II. Vivo

Track length0:50

III. Lento

Track length2:24

IV. Allegro

Track length0:54

Leigh, W: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Work length14:26
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra, New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Nicholas Braithwaite
  • Recorded: 8 March 1980
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, United Kingdom

I. Overture

Track length3:59

II. Entry of the Mechanicals

Track length0:58

III. Introduction to Act II

Track length0:47

IV. Intermezzo

Track length2:03

V. Introduction to Act III

Track length1:42

VI. Wedding March

Track length1:31

VII. Bergomask

Track length0:57

VIII. Fairies' Dance

Track length1:25

IX. Finale

Track length1:04

Leigh, W: The Frogs

Work length5:35
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra, New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Nicholas Braithwaite
  • Recorded: 8 March 1980
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, United Kingdom

I. Overture

Track length3:43

II. Dance

Track length1:52

Leigh, W: Jolly Roger Overture

Work length3:38
  • New Philharmonia Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Nicholas Braithwaite