Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Fantastic Variations on an Old Rhyme: I. Andante
Havergal Brian 2:34
2 Fantastic Variations on an Old Rhyme: II. Allegro molto
Havergal Brian 1:15
3 Fantastic Variations on an Old Rhyme: III. Con moto e espressione
Havergal Brian 2:56
4 Fantastic Variations on an Old Rhyme: IV. Allegro vivace
Havergal Brian 3:30
5 Fantastic Variations on an Old Rhyme: V. Lento
Havergal Brian 1:48
6 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: Ia. Adagio - Allegro agitato -
Havergal Brian 2:35
7 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: Ib. (formal development section arrives) -
Havergal Brian 2:28
8 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: Ic. (vigorous, highly allusive development of the first theme) -
Havergal Brian 1:40
9 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: Id. Coda
Havergal Brian 1:43
10 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: IIa. Adagio ma non troppo, cantabile e sostenuto -
Havergal Brian 3:24
11 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: IIb. (a bridge passage beginning with violin and flute solos) -
Havergal Brian 1:25
12 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: IIc. (a development of the original polyphonic complex) -
Havergal Brian 2:00
13 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: IId. (the third span begins with a musing clarinet solo)
Havergal Brian 2:40
14 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: IIIa. Allegro vivo -
Havergal Brian 1:19
15 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: IIIb. Lento -
Havergal Brian 1:28
16 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: IIIc. (a kind of slow waltz, with violin solo) -
Havergal Brian 1:32
17 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: IIId. Allegro -
Havergal Brian 1:38
18 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: IIIe. (reappearence of the rondo-theme on trombones)
Havergal Brian 1:19
19 Symphony no. 20 in C sharp minor: IIIf. (fast coda)
Havergal Brian 1:16
20 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: Ia. Allegro risoluto -
Havergal Brian 3:17
21 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: Ib. (the motto returns again to initiate an eventful development) -
Havergal Brian 0:35
22 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: Ic. (elegantly lyrical tune for oboe with flute and harp accompaniment) -
Havergal Brian 1:55
23 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: Id. (sinister reiterations of a 3-note figure) -
Havergal Brian 1:09
24 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: Ie. (the return of the 4-note motto) -
Havergal Brian 0:56
25 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: If. (a mysterious episode of nagging triplet rhythms) -
Havergal Brian 1:08
26 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: Ig. Coda
Havergal Brian 0:58
27 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: IIa. Andante cantabile -
Havergal Brian 1:49
28 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: IIb. (a poignant new idea, first heard on solo oboe) -
Havergal Brian 2:27
29 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: IIc. (opening theme now returns on cellos) -
Havergal Brian 1:31
30 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: IId. (a more defined march-music takes over) -
Havergal Brian 2:02
31 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: IIe. (final return of the main theme)
Havergal Brian 1:08
32 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: IIIa. Allegro ma non tanto -
Havergal Brian 1:58
33 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: IIIb. Lento -
Havergal Brian 1:35
34 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: IIIc. (a little woodwind cadenza leads back to the rondo music) -
Havergal Brian 0:35
35 Symphony no. 25 in A minor: IIId. (a different and irreverent snatch of folk-song from a bassoon)
Havergal Brian 1:08

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Havergal Brian (tracks 6–35)
Havergal Brian (1907) (tracks 1–5)
conductor:
Andrew Penny (1994-10-28 – 1994-10-30) (tracks 1–35)
orchestra:
part of:
Symphony no. 25 in A minor (tracks 20–35)
partial recording of:
Symphony no. 20 in C-sharp minor: I. Adagio - Allegro agitato (1994-10-28 – 1994-10-30) (tracks 6–9)
Symphony no. 20 in C-sharp minor: III. Allegro vivo (1994-10-28 – 1994-10-30) (tracks 14–19)
Symphony no. 25 in A minor: I. Allegro risoluto (1994-10-28 – 1994-10-30) (tracks 20–26)
Symphony no. 25 in A minor: II. Andante cantabile (1994-10-28 – 1994-10-30) (tracks 27–31)
Symphony no. 25 in A minor: III. Allegro ma non tanto (1994-10-28 – 1994-10-30) (tracks 32–35)

Release

ASIN: US: B00000463V [info]