MARRINER & THE ACADEMY 20th-Century Classics

MARRINER & THE ACADEMY
20th-Century Classics

Works by
Barber · Bartók · Britten
Prokofiev · Schoenberg
Shostakovich · Strauss
Stravinsky · Walton
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Sir Neville Marriner
Int. Release 28 Mar. 2011
10 CDs / Download
0289 478 2759 7


Track List

CD 1: Marriner & The Academy - 20th Century Classics

Igor Stravinsky (1882 - 1971)
Pulcinella (Concert Suite)

7.
0:00
1:33

Apollon musagète (1947 version)

Premier Tableau (Prologue)

Second Tableau

18.
0:00
3:25

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Total Playing Time: 52:40

CD 2: Marriner & The Academy - 20th Century Classics

Richard Strauss (1864 - 1949)
Richard Wagner (1813 - 1883)
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Heinrich Baermann
Jack Brymer, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Total Playing Time: 48:57

CD 3: Marriner & The Academy - 20th Century Classics

Béla Bartók (1881 - 1945)
Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, BB 114 (Sz.106)

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Divertimento for Strings, BB 118 (Sz.113)

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Total Playing Time: 55:11

CD 4: Marriner & The Academy - 20th Century Classics

Igor Stravinsky (1882 - 1971)
Capriccio for Piano & Orchestra

John Ogdon, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906 - 1975)
Concerto for piano, trumpet & strings

John Ogdon, John Wilbraham, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal

5.
0:00
6:49

John Ogdon, John Wilbraham, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Total Playing Time: 37:52

CD 5: Marriner & The Academy - 20th Century Classics

William Walton (1902 - 1983)
Sonata for Strings (Arr. from String Quartet No.2)

1.
0:00
7:42

2.
0:00
4:16

3.
0:00
8:12

Sergei Prokofiev (1891 - 1953)
Visions fugitives, Op.22

Arranged Rudolph Barshai (1924-)

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Total Playing Time: 41:46

CD 6: Marriner & The Academy - 20th Century Classics

Georges Bizet (1838 - 1875)
Symphony in C, WD 33

Sergei Prokofiev (1891 - 1953)
Classical Symphony

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Total Playing Time: 45:44

CD 7: Marriner & The Academy - 20th Century Classics

Arnold Schoenberg (1874 - 1951)
Paul Hindemith (1895 - 1963)
Fünf Stücke

Anton Webern (1883 - 1945)
5 Movements For String Quartet, Op.5

Arr. by Webern for orch. (1929)

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal

Total Playing Time: 51:32

CD 8: Marriner & The Academy - 20th Century Classics

Samuel Barber (1910 - 1981)
Charles Edward Ives (1874 - 1954)
Symphony No.3 - "The Camp Meeting"

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990)
Celia Nicklin, Michael Laird, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Henry Cowell (1897 - 1965)
Celia Nicklin, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Paul Creston (1906 - 1985)
7.
0:00
5:51

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Total Playing Time: 51:25

CD 9: Marriner & The Academy - 20th Century Classics

George Butterworth (1885 - 1916)
Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10

13.
0:00
1:22

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Total Playing Time: 51:38

CD 10: Marriner & The Academy - 20th Century Classics

Edvard Grieg (1843 - 1907)
Holberg Suite, Op.40

Two Elegiac Melodies, Op.34

Jean Sibelius (1865 - 1957)
Carl Nielsen (1865 - 1931)
Little Suite, Op.1

11.
0:00
6:04

Dag Wirén (1905 - 1983)
Serenade, op.11

15.
0:00
5:10

Jean Sibelius (1865 - 1957)
Rakastava, Op.14

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Total Playing Time: 1:12:49

. . . stylistic inconsistency alchemises into something positively blissful. All sounds crisp, natural and genuine in a feel-good neo-classical experience . . .