Kenneth Leighton

~ Person

Wikipedia

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


Continue reading at Wikipedia... Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license
Filter

Discography

Album

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

Showing official release groups by this artist. Show all release groups instead, or show various artists release groups.