Sir Andrew Davis

Nov 2016

Handel: Messiah

Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Toronto Mendelssohn Choir
Erin Wall, soprano
Elizabeth DeShong, mezzo-soprano
Andrew Staples, tenor
John Relya, bass
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Handel: Messiah, HWV 56 (1741)

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Sep 2016

Berlioz: Romeo et Juliette Etc

BBC Symphony Orchestra

BBC Symphony Chorus
Michele Losier, mezzo-soprano
Samuel Boden, tenor
David Soar, bass
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Berlioz: Romeo et Juliette, Op. 17 (1839)
Berlioz: Marche troyenne (1864)
Berlioz: Chasse royale et orage (1857)

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Jan 2016

Ives: Orchestral Works, Volume 2

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Ives: A Symphony: New England Holidays
Ives: Central Park in the Dark
Ives: Orchestral Set No. 1: Three Places in New England
Ives: The Unanswered Question

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Oct 2015

Bliss: Morning Heroes / Hymn to Apollo

BBC Symphony Orchestra

BBC Symphony Chorus
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Bliss: Morning Heroes, F 32 (1930)
Bliss: Hymn to Apollo, F 116 (1926)

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Apr 2015

Berlioz: Harold en Italie, etc.

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Berlioz: Intrata di Rob-Roy Mac Gregor

Berlioz: Reverie et Caprice, Op. 8

Belrioz: Harold en Italie, Op. 16

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Jan 2015

Richard Strauss: Don Juan, etc.

Erin Wall, soprano
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Strauss: Don Juan, Op. 20
Strauss: Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs)
Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spake Zarathustra), Op. 30

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Sep 2014

Sir Edward Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Sarah Connolly, mezzo-soprano
Stuart Skelton, tenor
David Soar, bass
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Elgar: Sea Pictures, Op. 37
Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38
 

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Aug 2014

Sir Arnold Bax: Orchestra Works

BBC Philharmonic

Philip Duke, viola
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Bax: Four Orchestra Pieces
Bax: Phantasy for Viola and Orchestra
Bax: Overture, Elegy, and Rondo

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Feb 2014

Jean Sibelius: Violin Concerto Etc.

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Jennifer Pike, violin
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Elgar: Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 47
Elgar: Karelia Suite, Op. 11
Elgar: The Swan of Tuonela, Op. 22 No. 2
Elgar: Valse lyrique, Op. 96a
Elgar: Valse triste, Op. 44 No. 1
Elgar: Andante festivo, JS 34b
Elgar: Finalndia, Op. 26

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Dec 2013

Frederick Delius: Delius in Norway

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Ann-Helen Moen, soprano
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Delius: Norwegian Bridal Processions
Delius: Paa Vidderne
Delius: Two Songs from the Norwegian
Delius: Sleigh Ride
Delius: Folkeraadet
Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring
Delius: Eventyr

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Sep 2013

Holst: Orchestral Works, vol. 3

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Susan Gritton, soprano
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Holst: The Mystic Trumpeter, Op. 18, H71
Holost: First Choral Symphony, Op. 41, H155

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Mar 2013

Percy Grainger: Works for Large Chorus and Orchestra

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Sydney Chamber Choir
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Chorus

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

King Solomon's Espousals
Danny Deever
Marching Song of Democracy
The Wrath of Odin
The Hunter in his Career
Sir Elgamore
The Lads of Wamphray
The Bride's Tragedy
Tribute to Foster
Thanksgiving Song
 

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Feb 2013

Sir Eugene Goosens

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Goosens:  Kaleidoscope, Op.18
Goosens:  Tam O'Shanter, Op.17A
Goosens:  Three Greek Dances, Op.44
Goosens:  Concert Piece, Op.65
Goosens:  Four Conceits, Op.20
Goosens:  Variations on 'Cadet Rousselle'
Goosens:  Two Nature Poems, Op.25
Goosens:  Intermezzo from 'Don Juan de Mañara', Op.54
 

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Hector Berlioz:  Overtures

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Le Corsaire, Op.21
Overture to ‘Béatrice et Bénédict’
Overture to ‘Les Francs-juges’, Op.3
Le Carnaval romain, Op.9
Waverly, Op.1
Le Roi Lear, Op.4
Overture to ‘Benvenuto Cellini’, Op.23

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Oct 2012

Sir Edward Elgar: The Starlight Express

Scottish Chamber Orchestra

Elin Manahan Thomas, soprano
Roderick Williams, baritone
Simon Callow, narrator

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Elgar:  The Starlight Express
Carey/arr. Davis: Three Songs from 'The Starlight Express'
Elgar/arr. Davis: Suite from 'The Starlight Express'

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Nov 2011

Elgar: Cello Concerto

BBC Philharmonic

Paul Watkins, cello

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Introduction and Allegro for String Quartet and String Orchestra, Op.47
Elegy, Op.58, an Adagio for String Orchestra
Military Marches ‘Pomp and Circumstance’, Op.39

 


 

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Sep 2011

Delius: Double Concerto, Violin Concerto, Cello Concerto

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Tasmin Little, violin
Paul Watkins, cello
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor


 

Delius: Concerto for Violin, Cello & Orchestra

Delius: Violin Concerto
Delius: Concerto for Cello & Orchestra
 

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May 2011

York Bowen: Symphonies No.1 & 2

BBC Philharmonic

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Bowen: Symphony No.1, Opus 4
Bowen: Symphony No.2, Opus 31

 

 

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Mar 2011

Delius: Appalachia, Song of the High Hills

BBC Symphony Orchestra

BBC Symphony Chorus
Olivia Robinson, soprano
Christopher Bowen, tenor
Andrew Rupp, baritone
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

Delius: Appalachia

Delius: The Song of the High Hills

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Feb 2011

Holst: Orchestral Works, Volume 2

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Manchester Chamber Choir (Ladies Voices)
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Holst: Beni Mora, Op. 29 No. 1, H 107 (1909-10)
Holst: Japanese Suite, Op. 33, H 126 (1915)
Holst: The Planets, Op. 32, H 125 (1914-16)

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Jan 2011

Holst: The Planets

BBC Philharmonic

Manchester Chamber Choir
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

Holst: Beni Mora, Op.29 No.1

Holst: Japanese Suite, Op.33
Holst: The Planets, Op.32

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Oct 2010

Elgar Violin Concerto, Interlude from The Crown of India & Polonia

Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Tasmin Little, violin
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

Elgar: Violin Concerto, Op.61
Elgar: Interlude from The Crown of India
Elgar: Polonia

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Nov 2009

Elgar: The Crown of India

Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus
Clare Shearer, mezzo-soprano
Gerald Finley, baritone
Barbara Marten, speaker
Deborah McAndrew, speaker
Joanne Mitchell, speaker
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

Elgar: The Crown of India, Op.66

Elgar: Imperial March, Op.32
Elgar: The Coronation March, Op.65
Elgar: The Empire March

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Jan 2007

Elgar: Symphony No.3

Symphony No. 3

Pomp and Circumstance March No. 6

So Many True Princesses Who Have Gone

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Feb 2002

Holst: The Planets & Egdon Heath

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Women of the BBC Symphony Chorus
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

Holst: The Planets

Holst: Egdon Heath
 

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