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The Resource Best of British : the nation's favourite classical music, (electronic resource)

Best of British : the nation's favourite classical music, (electronic resource)

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Best of British : the nation's favourite classical music
Title
Best of British
Title remainder
the nation's favourite classical music
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
NAXOS
Dewey number
784.2
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various performers, including Dame Janet Baker, Sir John Barbirolli, Sir Adrian Boult, Stephen Cleobury, Sir Charles Mackerras, Sir Neville Marriner, and Sir Simon Rattle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1899-1970
  • 1889-1983
  • 1925-2010
  • 1955-
  • 1872-1958
  • 1872-1958
  • 1872-1958
  • 1685-1759
  • 1885-1916
  • 1945-
  • 1872-1958
  • 1848-1918
  • 1685-1759
  • approximately 1505-1585
  • 1872-1958
  • 1857-1934
  • 1944-
  • 1902-1983
  • 1857-1934
  • 1886-1957
  • 1904-1977
  • 1857-1934
  • 1862-1934
  • 1902-1983
  • 1902-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baker, Janet
  • Barbirolli, John
  • Boult, Adrian
  • Cleobury, Stephen
  • Mackerras, Charles
  • Marriner, Neville
  • Rattle, Simon
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph
  • Handel, George Frideric
  • Butterworth, George
  • Rutter, John
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph
  • Parry, C. Hubert H.
  • Handel, George Frideric
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph
  • Elgar, Edward
  • Jenkins, Karl
  • Walton, William
  • Elgar, Edward
  • Coates, Eric
  • Addinsell, Richard
  • Elgar, Edward
  • Delius, Frederick
  • Walton, William
  • Walton, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orchestral music
  • Violin with orchestra
  • Suites (Orchestra)
  • Oratorios
  • Masses
  • Variations (Orchestra)
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not applicable
Label
Best of British : the nation's favourite classical music, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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Previously released material
Antecedent source
unknown
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Contents
  • (Robert Cohen, cello ; Norman Del Mar, conductor ; London Symphony Orchestra)
  • (Nicole Tibbels, soprano ; Catrin Finch, harp ; Tim Thorne, horn ; Gavin Horsley, bass ; Karl Jenkins, conductor ; West Kazakhstan Philharmonic Orchestra ; Serendipity ; Cor Caerdydd ; Cytgan)
  • Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • Simple Symphony, Op. 4
  • Benjamin Britten
  • (Neville Marriner, conductor ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Orchestra)
  • Warsaw Concerto
  • Richard Addinsell
  • (Daniel Adni, piano ; Kenneth Alwyn, conductor ; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra)
  • Messiah
  • Serenade in E minor, Op. 20
  • Edward Elgar
  • (Adrian Boult, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • The Armed Man, "A Mass for Peace"
  • Karl Jenkins
  • (Karl Jenkins, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Great Britain National Youth Choir)
  • Salut d'amour, Op. 12
  • George Frideric Handel
  • Edward Elgar
  • (Lawrence Collingwood, conductor ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • 2 Pieces for Small Orchestra
  • Frederick Delius
  • (Richard Hickox, conductor ; Northern Sinfonia)
  • Facade Suite No. 2
  • William Walton
  • (Louis Fremaux, conductor ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra)
  • Henry V Suite
  • William Walton
  • (Paul Esswood, counter-tenor ; Robert Tear, tenor ; Janet Baker, alto ; Elizabeth Harwood, soprano ; Raimund Herincx, bass ; Charles Mackerras, conductor ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Ambrosian Singers)
  • (Charles Groves, conductor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Coronation Ode, Op. 44
  • Edward Elgar ; Arthur Christopher Benson
  • (Felicity Lott, soprano ; Stephen Roberts, baritone ; Alfreda Hodgson, mezzo-soprano ; Richard Morton, tenor ; Philip Ledger, conductor ; New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Kneller Hall Band Royal Military School of Music ; Cambridge King's College Choir ; Cambridge University Musical Society Chorus)
  • Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma"
  • Edward Elgar
  • (Adrian Boult, conductor ; London Symphony Orchestra)
  • Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F major, HWV 348
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • The Lark Ascending
  • The Armed Man, "A Mass for Peace"
  • Karl Jenkins
  • (Karl Jenkins, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Great Britain National Youth Choir)
  • Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • (Malcolm Stewart, violin ; Vernon Handley, conductor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Messiah
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Paul Esswood, counter-tenor ; Robert Tear, tenor ; Janet Baker, alto ; Elizabeth Harwood, soprano ; Raimund Herincx, bass ; Charles Mackerras, conductor ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Ambrosian Singers)
  • Fantasia on Greensleeves
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • (Vernon Handley, conductor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • 5 Military Marches, Op. 39, "Pomp and Circumstance"
  • Edward Elgar
  • (Vernon Handley, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38
  • Edward Elgar ; John Henry Newman
  • (Kim Borg, bass ; Richard Lewis, tenor ; Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; John Barbirolli, conductor ; Halle Orchestra ; Ambrosian Singers ; Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus ; Halle Choir)
  • Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63
  • George Frideric Handel ; Thomas Morell
  • (David Nolan, violin ; Vernon Handley, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • (Thomas Williamson, organ ; Stephen Cleobury, conductor ; Cambridge King's College Choir)
  • 5 Variants of Dives and Lazarus
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • (Richard Hickox, conductor ; Northern Sinfonia)
  • Zadok the Priest, HWV 258
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Michael Chance, counter-tenor ; Charles Daniels, tenor ; Gerald Finley, baritone ; John Butt, organ ; Paul Smy, tenor ; Philip Ledger, conductor ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Cambridge King's College Choir)
  • The Banks of Green Willow
  • George Butterworth
  • (Neville Dilkes, conductor ; English Sinfonia)
  • The Planets, Op. 32
  • A Gaelic Blessing
  • John Rutter
  • (Andrew Lucas, organ ; John Scott, conductor ; City of London Sinfonia ; St. Paul's Cathedral Choristers)
  • English Dances, Set 2, Op. 33
  • Malcolm Arnold
  • (Charles Groves, conductor ; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra)
  • The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38
  • Edward Elgar ; John Henry Newman
  • (Kim Borg, bass ; Richard Lewis, tenor ; Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; John Barbirolli, conductor ; Halle Orchestra ; Ambrosian Singers ; Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus ; Halle Choir)
  • Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F major, HWV 348
  • Gustav Holst
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • 3 Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes: No. 2. Rhosymedre
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • (Richard Hickox, conductor ; Northern Sinfonia)
  • Jerusalem
  • Hubert Parry ; William Blake
  • (Owain Arwel Hughes, conductor ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Goldsmith's Choral Union)
  • Solomon, HWV 67
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Simon Rattle, conductor ; Philharmonia Orchestra)
  • (Owain Arwel Hughes, conductor ; Halle Orchestra)
  • Spem in alium
  • Thomas Tallis
  • (Paul Nicholson, organ ; Alan Wilson, organ ; Bud Owens, sackbut ; Andrew Parrott, conductor ; Taverner Choir)
  • Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D major, HWV 349
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • Adiemus
  • Karl Jenkins ; Karl Jenkins
  • (Pamela Thorby, recorder ; Jody Jenkins, percussion ; Mary Carewe, soprano ; Frank Ricotti, percussion ; Miriam Stockley, vocals ; Karl Jenkins, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Adiemus)
  • Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85
  • Crown Imperial
  • William Walton
  • (David Bell, organ ; Adrian Boult, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • English Folk Song Suite
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • (Malcolm Stewart, violin ; Vernon Handley, conductor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Requiem
  • John Rutter
  • (Duke Dobing, flute ; Christopher Hooker, oboe ; Jo Cole, cello ; Edward Saklatvala, treble ; Thomas Harries, boy soprano ; Stephen Cleobury, conductor ; City of London Sinfonia ; Cambridge King's College Choir)
  • 2 Pieces, Op. 15
  • Edward Elgar
  • Edward Elgar
  • (Lawrence Collingwood, conductor ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D major, HWV 349
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • The Dam Busters
  • Eric Coates
  • (Charles Groves, conductor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Requiem
  • Karl Jenkins
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Label
Best of British : the nation's favourite classical music, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Previously released material
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (Robert Cohen, cello ; Norman Del Mar, conductor ; London Symphony Orchestra)
  • (Nicole Tibbels, soprano ; Catrin Finch, harp ; Tim Thorne, horn ; Gavin Horsley, bass ; Karl Jenkins, conductor ; West Kazakhstan Philharmonic Orchestra ; Serendipity ; Cor Caerdydd ; Cytgan)
  • Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • Simple Symphony, Op. 4
  • Benjamin Britten
  • (Neville Marriner, conductor ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Orchestra)
  • Warsaw Concerto
  • Richard Addinsell
  • (Daniel Adni, piano ; Kenneth Alwyn, conductor ; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra)
  • Messiah
  • Serenade in E minor, Op. 20
  • Edward Elgar
  • (Adrian Boult, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • The Armed Man, "A Mass for Peace"
  • Karl Jenkins
  • (Karl Jenkins, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Great Britain National Youth Choir)
  • Salut d'amour, Op. 12
  • George Frideric Handel
  • Edward Elgar
  • (Lawrence Collingwood, conductor ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • 2 Pieces for Small Orchestra
  • Frederick Delius
  • (Richard Hickox, conductor ; Northern Sinfonia)
  • Facade Suite No. 2
  • William Walton
  • (Louis Fremaux, conductor ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra)
  • Henry V Suite
  • William Walton
  • (Paul Esswood, counter-tenor ; Robert Tear, tenor ; Janet Baker, alto ; Elizabeth Harwood, soprano ; Raimund Herincx, bass ; Charles Mackerras, conductor ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Ambrosian Singers)
  • (Charles Groves, conductor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Coronation Ode, Op. 44
  • Edward Elgar ; Arthur Christopher Benson
  • (Felicity Lott, soprano ; Stephen Roberts, baritone ; Alfreda Hodgson, mezzo-soprano ; Richard Morton, tenor ; Philip Ledger, conductor ; New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Kneller Hall Band Royal Military School of Music ; Cambridge King's College Choir ; Cambridge University Musical Society Chorus)
  • Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma"
  • Edward Elgar
  • (Adrian Boult, conductor ; London Symphony Orchestra)
  • Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F major, HWV 348
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • The Lark Ascending
  • The Armed Man, "A Mass for Peace"
  • Karl Jenkins
  • (Karl Jenkins, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Great Britain National Youth Choir)
  • Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • (Malcolm Stewart, violin ; Vernon Handley, conductor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Messiah
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Paul Esswood, counter-tenor ; Robert Tear, tenor ; Janet Baker, alto ; Elizabeth Harwood, soprano ; Raimund Herincx, bass ; Charles Mackerras, conductor ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Ambrosian Singers)
  • Fantasia on Greensleeves
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • (Vernon Handley, conductor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • 5 Military Marches, Op. 39, "Pomp and Circumstance"
  • Edward Elgar
  • (Vernon Handley, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38
  • Edward Elgar ; John Henry Newman
  • (Kim Borg, bass ; Richard Lewis, tenor ; Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; John Barbirolli, conductor ; Halle Orchestra ; Ambrosian Singers ; Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus ; Halle Choir)
  • Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63
  • George Frideric Handel ; Thomas Morell
  • (David Nolan, violin ; Vernon Handley, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • (Thomas Williamson, organ ; Stephen Cleobury, conductor ; Cambridge King's College Choir)
  • 5 Variants of Dives and Lazarus
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • (Richard Hickox, conductor ; Northern Sinfonia)
  • Zadok the Priest, HWV 258
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Michael Chance, counter-tenor ; Charles Daniels, tenor ; Gerald Finley, baritone ; John Butt, organ ; Paul Smy, tenor ; Philip Ledger, conductor ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Cambridge King's College Choir)
  • The Banks of Green Willow
  • George Butterworth
  • (Neville Dilkes, conductor ; English Sinfonia)
  • The Planets, Op. 32
  • A Gaelic Blessing
  • John Rutter
  • (Andrew Lucas, organ ; John Scott, conductor ; City of London Sinfonia ; St. Paul's Cathedral Choristers)
  • English Dances, Set 2, Op. 33
  • Malcolm Arnold
  • (Charles Groves, conductor ; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra)
  • The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38
  • Edward Elgar ; John Henry Newman
  • (Kim Borg, bass ; Richard Lewis, tenor ; Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; John Barbirolli, conductor ; Halle Orchestra ; Ambrosian Singers ; Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus ; Halle Choir)
  • Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F major, HWV 348
  • Gustav Holst
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • 3 Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes: No. 2. Rhosymedre
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • (Richard Hickox, conductor ; Northern Sinfonia)
  • Jerusalem
  • Hubert Parry ; William Blake
  • (Owain Arwel Hughes, conductor ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Goldsmith's Choral Union)
  • Solomon, HWV 67
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Simon Rattle, conductor ; Philharmonia Orchestra)
  • (Owain Arwel Hughes, conductor ; Halle Orchestra)
  • Spem in alium
  • Thomas Tallis
  • (Paul Nicholson, organ ; Alan Wilson, organ ; Bud Owens, sackbut ; Andrew Parrott, conductor ; Taverner Choir)
  • Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D major, HWV 349
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • Adiemus
  • Karl Jenkins ; Karl Jenkins
  • (Pamela Thorby, recorder ; Jody Jenkins, percussion ; Mary Carewe, soprano ; Frank Ricotti, percussion ; Miriam Stockley, vocals ; Karl Jenkins, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Adiemus)
  • Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85
  • Crown Imperial
  • William Walton
  • (David Bell, organ ; Adrian Boult, conductor ; London Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • English Folk Song Suite
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • (Malcolm Stewart, violin ; Vernon Handley, conductor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Requiem
  • John Rutter
  • (Duke Dobing, flute ; Christopher Hooker, oboe ; Jo Cole, cello ; Edward Saklatvala, treble ; Thomas Harries, boy soprano ; Stephen Cleobury, conductor ; City of London Sinfonia ; Cambridge King's College Choir)
  • 2 Pieces, Op. 15
  • Edward Elgar
  • Edward Elgar
  • (Lawrence Collingwood, conductor ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D major, HWV 349
  • George Frideric Handel
  • (Arthur Davison, conductor ; Virtuosi of England)
  • The Dam Busters
  • Eric Coates
  • (Charles Groves, conductor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Requiem
  • Karl Jenkins
Control code
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Specific material designation
  • other
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System control number
(OCoLC)840329079
Tape configuration
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