Alto CD

Walton: Symphony No. 1 / Violin Concerto

ALC 1130 - Walton: Symphony No. 1 / Violin Concerto
ALC 1130 - Walton: Symphony No. 1 / Violin Concerto

Walton: Symphony No. 1 / Violin Concerto

Louis Frémaux / Philharmonia Orchestra / Salvatore Accardo / Richard Hickox / London Symphony Orchestra

Catalog Number: ALC 1130
Number of Discs: 1
Price: £6.99

 



“Hickox and Accardo take their time most satisfyingly in the dreamy ostinato in the middle movement making the zest and flitter of the presto sections all the more effective. In the finale seductive tenderness meets rapturous grandeur.”
– Rob Barnett, Musicweb International

Alto is pleased to return to the international catalogue two outstanding recordings of music by Sir Wqilliam Walton originally issued on the Collins Classics label.

Sir William Walton

Symphony No.1 in b-flat minor

  • I. Allegro assai 14:22
  • II. Scherzo: Presto con malizia 6:11
  • III. Andante con malinconia 10:31
  • IV. Maestoso – Allegro, brioso ed ardentemente – Vivacissimo – Maestoso 13:09

Violin Concerto in b minor

  • I. Andante tranquillo 11:14
  • II. Presto capriccioso alla napolitana 6:53
  • III. Finale: Vivace 12:39