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 Offer,Bantock - Orchestral Music

Susan Bickley (mezzo-soprano), Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), Elizabeth Connell (soprano), Elizabeth Connell (soprano) & Kim Begley (tenor)

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley

Magnificently recorded and performed. When audiences are crying out for 'melodious music' how can such music as this have been ignored for so long? More…

6 CDs

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Contents

Bantock: Celtic Symphony for string orchestra and six harps

20:01
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I. Lento sostenuto

3:30
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II. Allegro con fuoco

7:10
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III. Andante con tenerezza

4:54
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IV. Port-a-Bial: Allegro con spirito

1:28
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V. Largamente maestoso

2:59
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Bantock: The Witch of Atlas Tone Poem for Orchestra No. 5

14:48
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I. A lady-witch there lived on Atlas mountain

2:07
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II. 'Tis said, she was first changed into a vapour

2:17
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III. And old Silenus, shaking a green stick

2:36
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IV. And every nymph of stream and spreading tree

1:31
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V. For she was beautiful

1:01
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VI. The deep recesses of her odorous dwelling

0:31
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VII. And then she called out of the hollow turrets

1:52
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VIII. To those she saw most beautiful

2:53
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Bantock: The Sea Reivers Hebridean Sea Poem No. 2

3:52
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Bantock: A Hebridean Symphony

35:03
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I. [untitled]

7:26
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II. [untitled]

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III. [untitled]

5:40
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IV. [untitled]

3:22
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V. [untitled]

3:27
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VI. [untitled]

3:50
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VII. [untitled]

2:51
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VIII. [untitled]

2:08
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IX. [untitled]

3:19
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Bantock: Pagan Symphony 'Et ego in Arcadio vixi'

35:42
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I. Tranquillo molto lento sostenuto

6:11
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II. Allegro con spirito

9:36
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III. Scherzo: Dance of Satyrs

2:58
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IV. Fanfare: Allegretto con moto

6:07
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V. Molto lento, sostenuto e rubato

2:49
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VI. Allegro molto e con fuoco

8:01
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Bantock: Fifine at the Fair - A Defence of Inconstancy

35:32
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I. Prologue 'Amphibian': Tranquillo, molto sostenuto

6:37
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II. The Fair: Vivace

4:44
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III. Fifine dances: Allegretto grazioso e capriccioso

7:57
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IV. Elvire's theme

9:04
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V. Epilogue: Lento con malinconia

7:10
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Bantock: Two Heroic Ballads

8:18
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I. Cuchullan's Lament

3:52
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II. Kishmul's Galley

4:26
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Bantock: The Cyprian Goddess

24:31
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I. Maestoso e sforzato – Lentamente – Poco largamente – Con più moto

5:52
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II. Liberamente – Affrettando – Tranquillo molto sostenuto

2:37
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III. Animando – Con fuoco – Con molto agitato

3:27
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IV. Lentamente – Lento sostenuto – Poco lentando – Allegretto grazioso – Con fuoco – Con anima

9:20
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V. Più moto, affrettando – Tranquillo, e molto sostenuto

3:15
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Bantock: Helena Variations

19:27
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Theme. Lento molto

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Variation 01. Allegro molto con fuoco

0:44
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Variation 02. Poco tranquillo

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Variation 03. Allegretto scherzando

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Variation 04. Molto moderato quasi religioso

0:42
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Variation 05. Capriccioso

1:17
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Variation 06. Poco agitato

1:01
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Variation 07. Lento molto e sostenuto

1:44
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Variation 08. Con moto affettuoso

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Variation 09. Allegro impetuoso

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Variation 10. Non più Allegro

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Variation 11. Andante doloroso

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Variation 12. Finale. Allegro appassionato

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Bantock: Dante and Beatrice

25:15
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Bantock: Sappho

1:00:20
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  • Susan Bickley (mezzo-soprano)

Beginning. Prelude

10:47
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I. Hymn to Aphrodite

7:19
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II. I loved thee once, Atthis, long ago

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III. Evening Song

2:24
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IV. Stand face to face, friend

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V. The moon has set

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VI. Peer of gods he seems

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VII. In a dream, I spake

4:26
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VIII. Bridal Song

4:45
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IX. Muse of the golden throne

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Bantock: Sapphic Poem

14:59
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  • Julian Lloyd Webber (cello)

Bantock: The Song of Songs: Prelude

11:43
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Bantock: Omar Khayyám

14:37
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Prelude

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Camel Caravan

8:01
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Bantock: Caristiona

9:35
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Bantock: Processional

14:46
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Bantock: Thalaba the Destroyer

25:59
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I. Introduction. The powers of evil: Mesto e lugubre

1:09
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II. Zeinab's theme: Molto più lento

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III. Thalaba's theme: Allegro con fuoco

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IV. Oneiza's theme: Moderato sostenuto

3:52
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V. Thalaba's fatal languor: Poco lento

3:10
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VI. Wedding and brief happiness of love: Meno mosso

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VII. Death of Oneiza: Appassionato con dolore

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VIII. Thalaba wanders desolately amid the tombs: Molto lento

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IX. Thalaba sets out again on his mighty quest: Poco allegro

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X. Thalaba's death, and reprise of Oneiza's theme: Poco più lento

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XI. Evil lost for ever

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XII. The last ecstasy of faith and love: Pesante e risoluto

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Bantock: Overture to a Greek Tragedy

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I. [untitled]

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II. [untitled]

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III. [untitled]

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IV. [untitled]

6:07
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Bantock: Christus

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VI. The wilderness and the solitary place

6:24
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Bantock: Pierrot of the Minute

12:18
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Bantock: The Song of Songs

41:03
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Day 2 No 1. The voice of my beloved! (Shulamite)

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Day 2 No 2. My beloved spake (Shulamite / Shepherd)

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Day 2 No 3. Arise, my love, my fair one (Shepherd)

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Day 2 No 4. Take us the foxes, the little foxes (Shulamite)

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Day 2 No 5. Orchestral interlude

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Day 2 No 6. By night in my dream (Shulamite)

3:11
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Day 2 No 7. But I found him whom my soul loveth (Shulamite)

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Day 3 No 1. The King's gifts

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Day 3 No 2. The Shulamite

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Day 3 No 3. The Shulamite is left alone

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Day 3 No 4. The Shulamite reflects upon her absent shepherd-lover

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Day 3 No 5. And sees him in a vision on the mountainside

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Day 5 No 1. Who is this that cometh up from the wilderness? (Watchman / Shepherd)

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Day 5 No 2. Set me as a seal upon thine heart (Shulamite / Shepherd)

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Day 5 No 3. Many waters cannot quench love (Shulamite / Shepherd)

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Day 5 No 4. For love is strong as death (Shulamite / Shepherd)

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Day 5 No 5. We have a little sister (Shulamite / Shepherd)

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Day 5 No 6. Make haste, my beloved (Shulamite)

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