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William Boyce: Eight Symphonies, Op. 2 Leopold Mozart: ‘Toy Symphony’ & Trumpet Concerto

William Boyce: Eight Symphonies, Op. 2 Leopold Mozart: ‘Toy Symphony’ & Trumpet Concerto
William Boyce: Eight Symphonies, Op. 2 Leopold Mozart: ‘Toy Symphony’ & Trumpet Concerto

William Boyce: Eight Symphonies, Op. 2
Leopold Mozart: ‘Toy Symphony’ & Trumpet Concerto

Württemberg Chamber
Orchestra, Heilbronn
conductor Jörg Faerber

Catalogue Number: ALC 1264
Number of Discs: 1
Date/Runtime: Stereo ADD 1968 Time 72:06
Price: £6.99

 




“these fresh, inspirating, virile pieces, arguably the finest musical products of Georgian England… the music is finely done, the dances with a proper swing, the French overtures with rhythms that sound sharp but not unnaturally prickly …

Symphony No. 1 in B flat
‘NEW YEAR ODE’

    • [1] Allegro 2:01
    • [2] Moderato e dolce 2:12
    • [3] Allegro 1:27

Symphony No. 2 in A
‘BIRTHDAY ODE’

    • [4] Allegro assai 2:19
    • [5] Vivace 1:02
    • [6] Presto Allegro 1:29

Symphony No. 3 in C
‘THE CHAPLET’

    • [7] Allegro 2:28
    • [8] Vivace 1:19
    • [9] Tempo di Minuetto 1:27

Symphony No. 4 in F
‘SHEPHERDS LOTTERY’

    • [10] Allegro 2:21
    • [11] Vivace ma non troppo 1:21
    • [12] Gavotte: Allegro 2:10

Symphony No. 5 in D
‘ST.CECILIA’S DAY ODE’

    • [13] Allegro ma non troppo 3:56
    • [14] Tempo di Gavotta 1:36
    • [15] Tempo di Minuetto 2:09

Symphony No. 6 in F ‘SOLOMON’

    • [16] Largo 1:28
    • [17] Allegro 2:35
    • [18] Largetto 1:24

Symphony No. 7 in B flat
‘PYTHIAN ODE’

    • [19] Andante 3:57
    • [20] Moderato 1:12
    • [21] Jigg: Allegro assai 1:56

Symphony No. 8 in D minor
‘WORCESTER OVERTURE’

    • [22] Pomposo 3:13
    • [23] Allegro 2:18
    • [24] Largo Andante 2:16
    • [25] Tempo di Gavotta 3:32

Leopold Mozart (1719-87)
Trumpet Concerto in D major*
(Mainz Chamber Orchestra)
(Trumpet: Walter Holy)

    • [26] Adagio 4:57
    • [27] Allegro moderato 3:23

Cassation in G for Orchestra & Toys
‘Toy Symphony’

  • [28] Allegro 4:10
  • [29] Menuetto – Trio – Menuetto 3:55
  • [30] Finale 1:27