Symphonies 1-9 / Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis / On Wenlock Edge; etc (7 CD set)

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VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
Symphonies 1-9 / Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis / On Wenlock Edge; etc (7 CD set)
Sarah Chang (violin) Ian Bostridge (tenor) / London Philharmonic Orchestra. Bernard Haitink

[ Warner Classics Budget Boxes / 7 CD Box Set ]

Release Date: Wednesday 25 September 2013

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Building a Library - First Choice - May 2002

This collection brings together the complete symphonies and orchestral works of Ralph Vaughan Williams, performed by celebrated conductor Bernard Haitink and the London Philharmonic Orchestra. The set demonstrates the breadth of the composer's musical, historical and cultural influences - in works such as Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis and Sinfonia antartica - and contains some of the most memorable moments in music, such as the thrilling opening fanfare of A Sea Symphony, the contemplative mourning of the Pastoral and the beautiful passages for solo violin in The Lark Ascending.

Tracks:

Symphonies Nos. 1-9
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1
The Lark Ascending (with Sarah Chang)
In the Fen Country
On Wenlock Edge (with Ian Bostridge)