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Sir Michael Tippett, 1905-1998: The Nimbus Recordings

Martino Tirimo (piano), Ernst Kovacic (violin), Gerard Caussé (viola), Alexander Baillie (cello), Craig Ogden (guitar)

Chorus of Opera North, English Northern Philharmonia, BBC Philharmonic, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Medici String Quartet, English String Orchestra, St. John's College Choir,...

[Nimbus'] commitment to preserving the composer's own readings of his music during his lifetime was noble, assiduous and beyond reproach ... The achievement, as revealed on this four-CD collection,... More…

4 CDs

$30.75

Usually despatched in 3 - 4 working days

No digital booklet included

Contents

Tippett: Ritual Dances from The Midsummer Marriage

24:32
$8.00
$11.20
  • Rita Cullis, Margaret McDonald, Matthew Best, Mark Curtis
  • Chorus of Opera North, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Sir Michael Tippett

Prelude

2:49
$1.00
$1.40

Transformation And Preparation For The First Dance: The Earth In Autumn

1:42
$1.00
$1.40

The First Dance: The Earth In Autumn

2:14
$1.00
$1.40

Transformation And Preparation For The Second Dance: The Waters In Winter

1:51
$1.00
$1.40

The Second Dance: The Waters In Winter

2:58
$1.00
$1.40

Transformation And Preparation For The Third Dance: The Air In Spring

2:22
$1.00
$1.40

The Third Dance: The Air In Spring

3:37
$1.00
$1.40

Preparation And The Fourth Dance: Fire In Summer

6:59
$1.00
$1.40

Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage - Sosostris's Aria

10:39
$1.50
$2.10
  • Alfreda Hodgson
  • Chorus of Opera North, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Sir Michael Tippett

Tippett: Praeludium for brass, bells & percussion

7:33
$1.50
$2.10
  • English Northern Philharmonia, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English String Orchestra
  • Sir Michael Tippett

Tippett: Suite in D for the Birthday of Prince Charles

18:09
$5.00
$7.00
  • English Northern Philharmonia, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English String Orchestra
  • Sir Michael Tippett

I. Intrada

3:41
$1.00
$1.40

II. Berceuse

3:06
$1.00
$1.40

III. Procession And Dance

3:03
$1.00
$1.40

IV. Carol

4:07
$1.00
$1.40

V. Finale

4:12
$1.00
$1.40

 Excerpt, Tippett: Dance, Clarion Air

3:49
$1.00
$1.40
  • Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English String Orchestra, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Stephen Darlington

Tippett: The Weeping Babe

4:33
$1.00
$1.40
  • Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English String Orchestra, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Stephen Darlington

Tippett: Plebs angelica

2:59
$1.00
$1.40
  • Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English String Orchestra, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Stephen Darlington

Tippett: Bonny at morn

2:20
$1.00
$1.40
  • Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English String Orchestra, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Stephen Darlington

Tippett: Crown of the Year - Cantata for soprano and alto voices etc

23:35
$9.00
$12.60
  • Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English String Orchestra, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Stephen Darlington

I. Prelude. Spring

1:57
$1.00
$1.40

II. Hush, Nightingale

1:56
$1.00
$1.40

III. Refrain

0:59
$1.00
$1.40

IV. Prelude, Summer

1:29
$1.00
$1.40

V. Summer Has a Heart of Drums

3:27
$1.00
$1.40

VI. Prelude, Autumn

3:54
$1.00
$1.40

VII. Vistoria Rules an Autumn Land

4:41
$1.00
$1.40

VIII. Prelude, Winter

1:59
$1.00
$1.40

IX. Hurl of the Wind

3:13
$1.00
$1.40

Tippett: Unison Song for Voices and Piano "Music"

3:22
$1.00
$1.40
  • Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English String Orchestra, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Stephen Darlington

Tippett: Five Spirituals from "A Child of our Time"

10:12
$5.00
$7.00
  • Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English String Orchestra, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Stephen Darlington

I. Steal Away

2:30
$1.00
$1.40

II. Nobody Knows

1:18
$1.00
$1.40

III. Go Down Moses

2:34
$1.00
$1.40

IV. By and By

1:09
$1.00
$1.40

V. Deep River

2:41
$1.00
$1.40

Tippett: Triple Concerto for Violin, Viola, Cello and Orchestra

35:57
$7.00
$9.80
  • Alexander Baillie, Gerard Causse, Ernst Kovacic
  • BBC Philharmonic, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Chorus of Opera North
  • Sir Michael Tippett

I. Medium Fast

14:22
$2.00
$2.80

Interlude, Medium Slow

2:31
$1.00
$1.40

II. Very Slow, Calmer Still

9:40
$1.50
$2.10

Interlude, Medium Fast

0:51
$1.00
$1.40

III. Medium Fast

8:33
$1.50
$2.10

Tippett: Piano Concerto

36:35
Album only
Album only
  • Martino Tirimo
  • BBC Philharmonic, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Chorus of Opera North
  • Sir Michael Tippett

I. Allegro non troppo

18:07
Album only
Album only

II. Molto lente e tranquillo

9:03
$1.50
$2.10

III. Vivace

9:25
$1.50
$2.10

Tippett: Concerto for double string orchestra

22:23
$4.00
$5.60
  • English String Orchestra, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English Northern Philharmonia
  • William Boughton

I. Allegro con brio

6:11
$1.00
$1.40

II. Adagio cantabile

8:37
$1.50
$2.10

III. Allegro molto

7:35
$1.50
$2.10

Tippett: The Blue Guitar

18:52
$4.00
$5.60
  • Craig Ogden
  • Choir of St John's College Cambridge, BBC Philharmonic, English String Orchestra, Chorus of Opera North, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, English Northern Philharmonia
  • Stephen Darlington, William Boughton, George Guest, Sir Michael Tippett

Transforming

8:09
$1.50
$2.10

Juggling

3:04
$1.00
$1.40

Dreaming

7:39
$1.50
$2.10

Tippett: Little Music for Strings: I. Prelude - II. Fugue - III. Air - IV. Finale

10:36
$1.50
$2.10
  • English String Orchestra, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English Northern Philharmonia
  • William Boughton

Tippett: Evening Canticles

7:44
$2.00
$2.80
  • Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Chorus of Opera North, BBC Philharmonic, English String Orchestra, English Northern Philharmonia
  • George Guest

Magnificat

4:49
$1.00
$1.40

Nunc Dimittis

2:55
$1.00
$1.40

Tippett: Fantasia Concertante on a Theme of Corelli

18:32
Album only
Album only
  • Nicholas Jones, Linda Rhodes, Michael Bochmann
  • English String Orchestra, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Choir of St John's College Cambridge, Chorus of Opera North
  • William Boughton
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