Kenneth Leighton

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Kenneth Leighton (2 October 1929 – 24 August 1988) was a British composer and pianist. He had various academic appointments at the Universities of Leeds, Oxford and Edinburgh. His compositions include church and choral music, pieces for piano, organ, cello, oboe and other instruments, chamber music, concertos, symphonies, and an opera.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1989 Cello Concerto / Symphony no. 3 "Laudes musicae" Kenneth Leighton; Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Bryden Thomson, Neil Mackie, Raphael Wallfisch 2
2001 Cello Concertos Finzi, Leighton; Raphael Wallfisch 1
2008 Orchestral Works, Volume 1: Organ Concerto / Concerto for String Orchestra / Symphony for Strings Kenneth Leighton; City of London Sinfonia, Richard Hickox, John Scott 1
2008 Orchestral Works, Volume 2: Symphony no. 2 "Sinfonia mistica" / Te Deum laudamus Kenneth Leighton; BBC National Orchestra of Wales, BBC National Chorus of Wales, Richard Hickox, Sarah Fox 1
Finzi: Cello Concerto / Leighton: Suite "Veris Gratia" Gerald Finzi, Kenneth Leighton; Raphael Wallfisch, George Caird, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley 1

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