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Oliver Knussen: Symphonies Nos. 2 & 3

Elaine Barry, Linda Hirst (sopranos) & Michael Collins, Dward Pillinger, Ian Mitchell (clarinets)

The Nash Ensemble, London Sinfonietta, Philharmonia Orchestra, Michael Tilson Thomas & Oliver Knussen

Here is the essence of him: his precocious song-cycle symphony (No 2) and arresting Symphony No 3 (performed by the Philharmonia)...and that locus classicus of ensemble virtuosity, the five-minute... More…

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Contents

Knussen: Symphony No. 3

Work length15:05
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  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Michael Tilson Thomas
  • Recorded: 11, 12 May 1981
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall

Andante misterioso - Fantastico

Track length2:15
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Allegro con fuoco

Track length4:54
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$1.20

Molto tranquillo

Track length7:56
$2.00
$2.40

Knussen: Trumpets

Work length4:12
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$1.20
  • Linda Hirst (soprano), Michael Collins (clarinet), Edward Pillinger (clarinet), Ian Mitchell (clarinet)
  • Oliver Knussen
  • Recorded: 24 June, 11 August 1983
  • Recording Venue: St John's Smith Square, London

Knussen: Ophelia Dances, Book 1, Op. 13

Work length7:19
$2.00
$2.40
  • London Sinfonietta
  • Oliver Knussen
  • Recorded: 11, 12 May 1981
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall

Knussen: Coursing

Work length5:10
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$1.20
  • London Sinfonietta
  • Oliver Knussen
  • Recorded: 24 June, 11 August 1983
  • Recording Venue: St John's Smith Square, London

Knussen: Cantata

Work length10:25
$3.00
$3.60
  • The Nash Ensemble
  • Recorded: 24 June, 11 August 1983
  • Recording Venue: St John's Smith Square, London

Knussen: Symphony No. 2

Work length16:14
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$4.80
  • Elaine Barry (soprano)
  • London Sinfonietta
  • Oliver Knussen
  • Recorded: 24 June, 11 August 1983
  • Recording Venue: St John's Smith Square, London

I. Allegro - Scuro - Spettrale

Track length4:29
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'Die Ratten': Adagio - II. Scorrevole

Track length3:12
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III. 'Edge': Lentissimo

Track length4:18
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A tempo - IV. 'An die Schwester': Andante

Track length4:15
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