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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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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Jan 2015

Elgar: King Olaf

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Elgar: Scenes from the Saga of King Olaf

Elgar: The Banner of Saint George

 

Emily Birsan, soprano

Barry Banks, tenor

Alan Opie, baritone

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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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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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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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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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Oct 2010

Kiri Te Kanawa sings Verdi & Puccini arias

Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

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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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Mar 2007

Nicole Cabell

London Philharmoic Orchestra

Nicole Cabell, soprano
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

Arias from La Bohème, Roméo et Juliette, Gianni Schicchi, A Child of Our Time, Don Pasquale and more

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Jan 1995

Jubilate: Music for The Kings & Queens of England

Orlando Gibbons: Hosanna to the Son of David

Traditional: Greensleeves

John Blow: Let Thy Hand Be Strengthened

Thomas Weelkes: O Lord, Grant the King a Long Life

Henry Purcell: "The Tempest": Full Fathom Five

Matthew Locke: Music for His Majesty's sackbutts and cornetts

Thomas Tallis: O scarum Concicium

King Henry VIII: Pastime with good COmpany

William Byrd: O Lord, make Thy servant Elizabeth Queen

Henry Purcell: Now does the glorious day appear

Henry Purcell: Funeral March for Queen Mary

Albert Prince Consort: Jubilate

Samuel Sebastian Wesley: Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace

Gordon Langford: Fanfare and National Anthem (arrangement)

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Oct 1987

Handel: Messiah

The Toronto Symphony Orchestra

The Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Kathleen Battle, soprano
Florence Quivar, mezzo-soprano
John Aler, tenor
Samuel Ramey, bass
Larry Weeks, trumpet

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

 

Handel: Messiah

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