Musical reminiscences : radio broadcast, 1979-08-20
NamesTuckwell, Barry (Commentator)Tuckwell, Barry (Performer)Pears, Peter, 1910-1986 (Performer)Gray, David, (Horn player) (Performer)Noble, Robert (Pianist) (Performer)Shillito, Martin (Performer)Dart, Thurston, 1921-1971 (Performer)Brown, Iona (Performer)Munrow, David (Performer)Black, Neil, 1932- (Performer)Holliger, Heinz (Performer)Perlman, Itzhak, 1945- (Performer)Ashkenazy, Vladimir, 1937- (Performer)Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976 (Conductor)Marriner, Neville (Conductor)BBC Radio (Distributor)London Symphony Orchestra (Performer)Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields (Performer)Camerata Bern (Performer)
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Dates / OriginDate Created: 1979-08-20
Table of ContentsOpening announcement -- Commentary on Britten's Serenade for tenor, horn and strings -- Serenade for tenor, horn and strings, Blake elegy / by Britten (Tuckwell, horn ; Pears, tenor ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Britten, conductor) -- Commentary on Sonata for 4 horns by Michael Tippett -- Sonata for 4 horns, 2nd mvmt / by Tippett (Tuckwell, Gray, Noble, Shillito) -- Commentary on Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major -- Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, 1st mvmt / by Bach (Tuckwell, horn ; Dart, harpsichord ; Brown, violin ; Munrow, recorder ; Black, oboe ; Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Marriner, conductor) -- Commentary -- Air from Capriccio no. 4 / by Zelenka (Holliger, oboe ; Tuckwell, horn ; Camerata Bern) -- Commentary -- Horn trio, finale / Brahms (Tuckwell, horn ; Perlman, violin ; Ashkenazy, piano).
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1644
TopicsBritten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Serenade, tenor, horn, string orchestra, op. 31. Elegy -- Criticism and interpretationAllegro giocoso
Tippett, Michael, 1905-1998. Sonatas, horns (4). Allegro giocosoAllegro giocosoAllegro giocoso -- Criticism and interpretationBach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Brandenburgische Konzerte. Nr. 2. 1st movement -- Criticism and interpretationSongs (High voice) with chamber orchestraSong cyclesBrass quartets -- ExcerptsConcerti grossi -- ExcerptsOrchestral musicTrios (Piano, horn, violin) -- ExcerptsZelenka, Johann Dismas, 1679-1745. Capriccios, orchestra, ZWV 185, A major. Aria 1Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897. Trios, piano, violin, horn, op. 40, E♭ major. Allegro con brio
NotesSource note: Title and date from original cassette label; credits from audition.Performers: Barry Tuckwell, commentator and horn ; David Gray, Robert Noble, Martin Shillito, horn players ; Thurston Dart, harpsichord ; Iona Brown, Itzhak Perlman, violins ; David Munrow, recorder ; Neil Black, Heinz Holliger, oboes ; Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Camerata Bern ; Benjamin Britten, Neville Marriner, conductors.Venue: Broadcast on BBC radio in London (England) 1979 August 20.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (28 min.) : analog, stereo
DescriptionCommentary included thoughts on orchestral musicians; predicaments of recording Benjamin Britten's serenade in which Tuckwell played solo horn part; and Thurston Dart's interpratation of Bach based on sources by Penzel and others that represent earlier versions than the composer's "dedication copy."
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 932248471NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20856941Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8b53abe0-b946-0133-2ff4-3c07547a230f
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